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Calcutta Weather
Min : 19.00°C (+5)
Max : 28.10°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 86.00% Min : 39.00%
Sunrise : 6:22 AM
Sunset : 5:18 PM
Mainly clear sky. Maximum and minimum temperature is likely to be around 29°C and 17°C respectively.
Gangrape cry on Maidan
A middle-aged woman was allegedly raped by a gang of three in a dark and deserted corner of the Maidan late on Wednesday....  | Read.. 
Profiles of 2-stroke peril
Being conscious of the dangers posed to the health of the younger generation, i.e. our children and grandchildren, the cou...  | Read.. 
Bullet haul in bath
Police unearthed a mini ammunition dump in municipality employee-turned-gunrunner Nimai Das’s bathroom on Thursday....  | Read.. 
Woman in wheelchair hit by cop
An elderly man and his wheelchair-bound daughter, who had gone to Raj Bhavan to seek help for her treatment from the governor...  | Read.. 
Two more hooch deaths
Two residents of Behala died late on Wednesday allegedly after consuming spurious liquor, taking the death toll since Sunday ...  | Read.. 
X-ray delay at SSKM
SSKM Hospital is asking outdoor patients in need of X-rays to come back after a couple of months. Excessive demand for the fr...  | Read.. 
Green light turns amber for Haldiram return
Fire department reviews clearance given to outlet as cylinder count sparks fear of disaster

The state fire services department is reviewing its decision to allow the reopening of the Haldiram outlet at the Exide cross ...  | Read.. 
She is back in Calcutta after 13 months and that, according to Vidya Balan, is a long gap for her. “Calcutta is my second home. I love mochar ghont ...  | Read
Hello It's Friday , January 30 , 2009
Jazz Festival
Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Gene Hackman & Jemima GoldsmithA true romantic, you live for the moment. Your impulsiv ...Read.. 
We ask you Answer
  Necessary and noxious evil
Cops blind to racing buses
A day after a private bus mowed down two people at the Ultadanga-VIP Roa...  | Read.. 

Cigarette clash claims a life
A tiff between neighbours over a cigarette snowballed into violence that le...  | Read.. 

Fair fire permit
The Book Fair, inaugurated on January 27, is being held without the mandato...  | Read.. 

Murder tales, with humour
Murder may be on his mind, but that is not all....  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Governor car breaks down
Road mishap in township
Two injured
Bike stolen
Street protests
Cars traced