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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.70°C (+1)
Max : 33.70°C (+2)
Rainfall : 4.80 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 95.00% Min : 69.00%
Sunrise : 5:24 AM
Sunset : 5:42 PM
Partly cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershowers in some areas. Maximum and minimum temperatures will be around 34°C and 27°C respectively.
CIMA Gallary
Fatal fall for roofless bus
A ramshackle, overcrowded bus with a flat tyre crashed into a tree branch and lost its wooden-framed roof before plunging into a trench, killing six passengers on Thursday morning....  | Read.. 
Trademark terror tyre
The trigger for the accident that killed six passengers of a bus bound for Howrah station was a retreaded tyre that should ha...  | Read.. 
Watchdog rap on JU
Jadavpur University has earned kudos from a central watchdog for its academic excellence but was rapped for poor infrastructu...  | Read.. 
Blame on b’day
A young woman moved the high court on Thursday challenging the age limit set by the state school service commission for appoi...  | Read.. 
Afghan plea for passport
The high court on Thursday asked the state government to clarify its stand on an Afghan national’s plea for Indian citizenshi...  | Read.. 
Drug in daab
A youth was arrested on Thursday on charges of selling spiked coconut water to a truck driver and trying to rob him....  | Read.. 
A dream team for fab Friday
Pacino-De Niro, Brosnan & Bachchan in rare all-English filmi fare

They are the two best actors in Hollywood. She is the best actress in Hollywood. He is the most stylish and successful Bond. ...  | Read.. 
Villagers crowd around the bus that met with an accident at Nischindapur, Howrah, on Thursday. Picture by Amit Datta
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 You share your birthday with...
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Rebate row at mall
Shoppers clashed with guards and officials of a newly inaugurated mall in Sodepur on Thursday aftern...  | Read.. 
Pocket money funds scholarship
The belief that a small sacrifice can make a big difference in the lives of...  | Read.. 

Flyover flank runs into wall
A proposal of the Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) to add...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
5 held for building collapse
Killed on duty
Three in net
Extra coaches
Job racket
Boys quizzed