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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.10°C (+0)
Max : 31.60°C (+0)
Rainfall : 1.10 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 95.00% Min : 72.00%
Sunrise : 5:18 AM
Sunset : 6:2 PM
Partly cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershower. Maximum and minimum temperatures will be around 32°C and 27°C respectively.
CIMA Gallary
Acid victim turns saviour
A youth sentenced to life imprisonment for throwing acid on a girl’s face may see the order revoked, courtesy a petition from his victim. ...  | Read.. 
After train, flight trouble
Supan Biswas, the face of bandh-induced suffering on Wednesday, went through more trouble on Thursday morning when a private ...  | Read.. 
Retirement axe on teaching experience
Universities and colleges in Bengal cannot retain experienced faculty beyond the age of 60 despite needing them because the g...  | Read.. 
Comrades take over school
A school building in Beniapukur has been turned into a party office by comrades, forcing students to sit cheek-by-jowl in cra...  | Read.. 
Pedestrian injured in clash
Two gangs clashed with revolvers, swords and iron rods in Kalighat on Wednesday evening, injuring a pedestrian....  | Read.. 
Prison no bar for ganglords
Gangsters behind bars are running their business as smoothly as they did before landing in prison....  | Read.. 
Thyangkata’s rescue trip
One leg amputated, tiger as fearsome as ever

A wounded tiger captured from the Sunderbans six months ago and treated at Alipore zoo set off for Khayerbari Tiger Rescue Ce ...  | Read.. 
Actress Debasree Roy surprised all by crooning a few RD Burman and Asha Bhonsle numbers at Madhusudan Mancha on Thursday evening when the anniversary ...  | Read
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Father denied custody
Calcutta High Court declined to grant the custody of an 11-year-old boy to ...  | Read.. 

Foreign trip for twinkle-toed Kalighat kids
The farthest young Puja Roy or Mohammed Ashique has ever ventured out of to...  | Read.. 

Land assured, Wipro to double jobs
Wipro is gearing to double its workforce in Calcutta from 5,000 to over 10,...  | Read.. 

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