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Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.00°C (+1)
Max : 32.30°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.80 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 92.00% Min : 70.00%
Sunrise : 5:11 AM
Sunset : 6:14 PM
Partly cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershower , maximum or minimum temperature will be around 33°C and 27°C respectively
CIMA Gallary
Kids pop safety question
Parents and teachers in Calcutta are having difficulty teaching young children to be alert to terror without becoming obsessed with it. ...  | Read.. 
Main runway is too busy for repairs
Calcutta airport’s main runway is making do with patchwork instead of the mandatory 24 hours of maintenance a month because t...  | Read.. 
False alarm at airport & Howrah
Unclaimed luggage in the domestic and international terminals of the airport and a terror threat conveyed over phone to a Gov...  | Read.. 
Doctors’ strike spreads
Junior doctors of three more state hospitals have decided to join the “indefinite ceasework” their colleagues at SSKM and Med...  | Read.. 
Alimony plea rejected
An Alipore court has turned down a woman’s plea for alimony after learning that she earns around Rs 20,000 a month as an IT p...  | Read.. 
‘Emergency’ steps to restore rail link
The railway authorities are taking some “emergency measures” to restore the city’s link with the south, disrupted since the f...  | Read.. 
New road to free land for secondary runway
The Airports Authority of India (AAI)’s plan to extend the secondary runway of Calcutta airport on one side may finally take off...  | Read.. 
Multiplex makeover for hall
Twin screens, food court for hind Cinema

Fifty-five-year-old Hind Cinema is set to be the first standalone cinema hall in the city to turn into a multiplex. Curtains ...  | Read.. 
“If Calcutta becomes the highest grossing territory in India for Singh is Kinng, I promise to come back here by the end of the month,” said Kat ...  | Read
Hello It's Monday , August 4 , 2008
Varsha Utsav
Kids fair
Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Krbaaz khanA sincere and efficient worker, you always take advice from colleagues.You prefer to ming ...Read.. 
Green theme for puja prize
Durga puja organisers will have to go green to take part in the government-organised Sera Desh Sera ...  | Read.. 
Civic site to quicken building sanction
The civic body has decided to introduce a website for quicker and easier di...  | Read.. 

Medical convention
Remote-controlled capsule endoscope and double-balloon endoscope are among ...  | Read.. 
Part I green test in college
Colleges affiliated to Calcutta University will themselves conduct the envi...  | Read.. 

Police shun leprosy patient
A 55-year-old leprosy patient living on the streets after being thrown out ...  | Read.. 

Mail probe focus on youth
Sleuths probing Tuesday’s hoax terror mail are now looking for a youth in h...  | Read.. 

Notice to collect tax dues
The civic body has decided to paste notices on buildings for which property...  | Read.. 

Liquor shop protest
About 150 residents of Ramlalbazar in Kasba scuffled with 60 policemen on S...  | Read.. 

Teenager drowns in pond
A teenager drowned while bathing in a Barasat pond after a game of football...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Fall from train
Film director
Station repair
Mill shut
Store fire
Road mishap