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Calcutta Weather
Min : 23.20°C (+1)
Max : 34.10°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 91.00% Min : 42.00%
Sunrise : 6:25 AM
Sunset : 5:10 PM
Partly cloudy sky with possibility of development of thunder clouds towards afternoon and evening. Maximum and minimum temperatures will be around 35ºC and 22ºC respectively
CIMA Gallary
Deja vu of deadline & duck
“It is unfortunate that the state government is not in a position to carry out the court orders in time. We still doubt whether the order will be carried out at all. But still we are providing them time.” — Chief Justice S.S. Nijjar on Tuesday...  | Read.. 
Downturn robs bourse of cash for land
A downturn-induced drop in land prices has prevented the cash-strapped Calcutta Stock Exchange from auctioning off a five-acr...  | Read.. 
Bridge split open
An empty cargo vessel sailing out of Kidderpore dock rammed into Nazrul Setu early on Wednesday, damaging the 44-year-old dra...  | Read.. 
Deadly sticks minus battery
The gelatine sticks found in a private bus on Tuesday night were powerful enough to blow up a building spread over 5,000sq ft...  | Read.. 
Question stumps HS examinees
A large number of students who wrote the Higher Secondary English examination (second language) on Wednesday complained that ...  | Read.. 
Residents come to blows with JU boys
Residents of Poddar Nagar in Jadavpur took to the streets on Wednesday after coming to blows on Tuesday night with some stude...  | Read.. 
X-ray drain on hospital
X-ray plates of reputable brands supplied to the state-run SSKM Hospital’s radiology department are turning out to be unusabl...  | Read.. 
Deja vu of deadline & duck
Hello It's Thursday , March 19 , 2009
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Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Bruce Willis & Tanushree DuttaYou are a quick learner. You stick to your beliefs and d ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Rainbow kids have a ball...  | Read.. 
Businessman arrested
Vikas Malu, the Delhi-based owner of a pan masala brand, was arreste...  | Read.. 

Booklets for short answers
The West Bengal State University (WBSU) in Barasat may introduce question p...  | Read.. 

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Beheaded body near rail tracks
DYFI activist shot
Man killed
Road mishap
Train halt