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Calcutta Weather
Min : 23.80°C (+1)
Max : 35.30°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
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Sunrise : 5:37 AM
Sunset : 5:46 PM
Partly cloudy sky with possibility of development of thunderclouds towards afternoon/evening.
Close shave in tinderbox blaze
A human tragedy was narrowly averted when Nicco House, a landmark of the city’s business district, caught fire on Friday afternoon while 1,200 employees of 100-odd offices spread across six floors were at work....  | Read.. 
Blow from bus tyre burst kills woman on board
A tyre of a private bus burst on Dhakuria bridge, resulting in the death of a woman on board....  | Read.. 
Ladder man in kid rescue act
Jahar Pandit is no Akshay Kumar. But on Friday evening the way he conquered the fear factor and rescued seven children from a...  | Read.. 
Dud firm director sent to lock-up
Debarchana Mitra Ghosh, the director of dud IT firm Infogen Global who was arrested on Thursday, was remanded in police custo...  | Read.. 
Sister Prema in Mother’s footsteps
The newly elected superior- general of the Missionaries of Charity (MC), Sister Mary Prema, said on Friday she would follow i...  | Read.. 
Improved landing gear ready
The new Category II Instrument Landing System (CAT-II ILS) was commissioned at the airport on Friday night....  | Read.. 
BA bids bye to city of low yield
Why Calcutta’s lone direct link with London will be snapped on Sunday

When British Airways takes flight from Calcutta on Sunday, it will mean more than just another direct international air link ...  | Read.. 
Close shave in tinderbox blaze
Hello It's Saturday , March 28 , 2009
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Moon Moon SenYou are the adventurous and independent type. You usually come up with the best idea ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Wheelchair-bound Dipak Ghosh cannot use his hands because ...  | Read.. 
Chief justice rap for tardy lawyers
Calcutta High Court Chief Justice S.S. Nijjar on Friday came down on the la...  | Read.. 

SFI routed in JU elections
The SFI failed to win a single seat in Jadavpur University’s engineering an...  | Read.. 

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Power supply
Jail death
Hawker ruling
Road mishap
A-I fares