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Calcutta Weather
Min : 23.40°C (-4)
Max : 28.60°C (-5)
Rainfall : 10.30 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 92.00% Min : 83.00%
Sunrise : 4:55 AM
Sunset : 6:21 PM
Partly cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershower in some areas
Donít ask why Saheli died
Saheli Roy, 25, died on Saturday morning after the car taking her to work was hit by a truck on the Bypass. Her family and colleagues at the airline Deccan have raised questions about the manner in which police and the government hospital where she w...  | Read.. 
Cell shop robbed through AC vent
Cellphones worth over Rs 7 lakh and Rs 1.39 lakh in cash were stolen from an Elgin Road shop on Tuesday night....  | Read.. 
Suicide over birthday bash denial
Paramita Dutta killed herself the day she turned 19, apparently because her parents turned down her wish to spend the occasio...  | Read.. 
Rajarhat broker attacked
A 42-year-old land broker in Rajarhat was shot at and struck several times with a dagger near his Kaikhali home, off VIP Road...  | Read.. 
Lakhs in bag snatched
Two youths on a motorcycle snatched a bag containing Rs 4.15 lakh from two employees of a private firm outside a bank in Sode...  | Read.. 
Dummy fall gauged
Forensic experts threw a dummy of the same height and weight as Bimala Khetawat off the 10th floor balcony of Rameswara Apart...  | Read.. 
Gabbarís thunder after swift tipple
Undertrial lifts warden, dangles him in air

An undertrial returned to prison from court, jumped off the van, picked up one of the jail wardens, lifted and shook him in t ...  | Read.. 
After a taxing time at work on a rainy day, when vast stretches of the city remained under water, mayor Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharyya took time off on T ...  | Read
Hello It's Thursday , June 19 , 2008
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Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Salman RushdieYou donít really care much about your career, neither do you value your work ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Brush with success...  | Read.. 
HC query on death probe
The high court on Wednesday asked Phoolbagan police to file an affidavit st...  | Read.. 

30 unsafe houses set to be rebuilt
The owners of 30 unsafe buildings in Calcutta have come forward with recons...  | Read.. 

Dankuni delay has projects at risk
The continuing delay in starting the Rs 40,000-crore Dankuni township proje...  | Read.. 

Trains in disarray, tracks hit
South Eastern Railway (SER)ís services to and from Howrah station have been...  | Read.. 

Cave-in crushes aged man
Parts of a dilapidated two-storeyed building collapsed on an adjoining hous...  | Read.. 

Sweep for clean gully pits
The cityís main roads will be swept every day, between afternoon and dawn, ...  | Read.. 

Knee-deep in distress
Pockets in Behala have remained under water nearly 48 hours after heavy ...  | Read.. 

Rainmaker moves to Jharkhand, weakens
The depression that led to a deluge in the city on Tuesday has moved to Jha...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Water for hospitals
Flier detained
VIP mishap
Tapan Sinha
Intruder dies