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Calcutta Weather
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Fewer flights after fuel hike
A dip in passenger load, caused by fare hikes forced by costlier air turbine fuel, has prompted two private airlines to take some flights off their Calcutta roster and others to contemplate following suit. ...  | Read.. 
HC scan on judge selection
The recruitment of subordinate-court judges has come under the high court scanner after five petitions challenged the selecti...  | Read.. 
ICSE education costlier
Parents will soon have to pay more to give their children an ICSE education following a revision of various charges, includin...  | Read.. 
Extended holiday turns sour
A forced extension of the Das’s annual holiday in Puri took the joy out of it. The family from Chinsurah was stuck for seven ...  | Read.. 
Trauma care units absent
Trauma care was the difference in Dipna Karmakar surviving and Saheli Roy dying after accidents on EM Bypass within three mon...  | Read.. 
Breakfast cuts malnutrition
An overfed child from a well-off family can suffer from malnutrition if he doesn’t get a proper breakfast....  | Read.. 
Medical study eludes rank 222
Day labourer’s son cannot afford to join college two years in running

Kamalesh Shakhari sees himself unable to take a seat in a medical course for the second year running because his day laboure ...  | Read.. 
Chirasree Singha Roy (foreground), winner of Sananda Tilottama 2008, and first runner-up Ushoshi Sengupta made time stand still during a launch of a ...  | Read
Hello It's Wednesday , June 25 , 2008
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Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Karisma KapoorYou are determined to be at the top. A self-made person, you learn from your ...Read.. 
  Call for state vigil to fight flames
  Students as green guards
  Mysterious delay
Students drive out ministers
Protest by students forced power minister Mrinal Banerjee and the minister ...  | Read.. 

Shield for the aged
Calcutta police, in association with the NGO Dignity Foundation, will soon ...  | Read.. 

School van dashed
A minibus hit a cycle-van carrying two schoolgirls at Bagha Jatin on Tuesda...  | Read.. 

Speed takes three lives
Rash driving killed three persons and left eight injured in different parts...  | Read.. 

Police catch up with bike thieves & buyers
Three motorcycle thieves were arrested from Hasnabad and Minakha, in North ...  | Read.. 

Held for teenager kidnap
A 40-year-old man was arrested on Monday night on charges of kidnapping the...  | Read.. 

Protesters injure cop
A mob demonstrating against power cuts pelted stones at a team from Bowbaza...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Cab drives away with three lakh
Passport tamper
Hospital suicide
Arms dealer
Cop injured
Bus mishap