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Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.80°C (+3)
Max : 41.20°C (+5)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 94.00% Min : 19.00%
Sunrise : 5:15 AM
Sunset : 5:56 PM
Generally clear sky with chaces of thunderstorm in some areas towards noon or evening
Memories of a dark (K)night
Trust the atmosphere in Calcutta to be “electric” whenever the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) square off with the Deccan Chargers, at home or in faraway South Africa....  | Read.. 
City scorched by heat wave
A heat wave has set the city on the boil and there is no immediate respite in sight....  | Read.. 
Poll eyesores pulled down
Salt Lake has translated its touch-me-not attitude into action, sending out teams to rid the township of campaign clutter aft...  | Read.. 
Blame game over crane mishap
The wires of a crane snapped while lifting a concrete slab weighing at least 60 tonne at the construction site of 1.2km inter...  | Read.. 
Student protest to bend exam rule
Over 100 first-year students of City College, barred from appearing for Part I because of low attendance, forced the college ...  | Read.. 
Fence plan for airport jackals
The forest department has proposed that the two runways in the airport be fenced to keep jackals at bay, putting the authorit...  | Read.. 
It’s curtains for some screens near you
Plex-producer war shuts halls

Three down at Fame (South City). Two down at Fame (Hiland Park). One each down at INOX (Forum), INOX (City Centre) and INOX ( ...  | Read.. 
Justice (retired) Chittatosh Mukherjee releases a commemorative volume on Swami Lokeswarananda on Sunday to mark the monk’s birth centenary. To the le ...  | Read
Hello It's Monday , April 20 , 2009
Poetry reading
Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Jessica Lange & Carmen Electra You are charming and friendly. You know how to make oth ...Read.. 
Hunger strike in jail over IPL
Around 250 undertrials at Alipore Central jail launched an “indefinite” hunger strike on Sunday afte...  | Read.. 
Cops ignore goon assault
A gang has been threatening a 95-year-old resident of Ahiritola and his fam...  | Read.. 

German business focus on Calcutta
Germany has put Calcutta back on its radar after a year’s gap as a potentia...  | Read.. 

Student solidarity in mask movement
On Friday, Calcutta saw the birth of the child as activist as hundreds o...  | Read.. 

Teens unite to protect trees
Shivang Churiwala knows what he will do on weekends during summer vacation,...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
JEE math paper starts late
Cheater arrested
Passenger ill
Youth hurt
Workshop fire
Eight in net