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Calcutta Weather
Min : 28.40°C (+3)
Max : 40.00°C (+4)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 89.00% Min : 40.00%
Sunrise : 5:13 AM
Sunset : 5:56 PM
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Melting point minus power
Four consecutive days of the heat wave-like conditions have pushed Calcutta to boiling point. The mercury touched the 40-degree mark again on Tuesday....  | Read.. 
9-yr-old witnesses mother’s murder
A bank employee’s wife was smothered to death with a pillow and then hanged from a ceiling fan in her Behala house by three m...  | Read.. 
Two-hour torment spares none
The city’s electricity requirement soared to the season’s highest on another sizzling day and demand outstripped supply, forc...  | Read.. 
JU writes exams by candlelight
Students turned up for classes in shorts and sleeveless T-shirts on Tuesday as Jadavpur University (JU) went without power fo...  | Read.. 
SRK appeal for inmates
Shah Rukh Khan on Tuesday appealed to the Alipore Central jail authorities to allow the inmates to watch the Kolkata Knight R...  | Read.. 
CMC debut in hospitality biz
The Calcutta Municipal Corporation wants to enter the city’s five-star hospitality business by tying up with a private partne...  | Read.. 
Citizen vote goes to library
Readers & writers protest poll panel playing predator

The Election Commission may have followed the rulebook but has violated its spirit by treating a two-line requisition notice ...  | Read.. 
Melting point minus power
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Bypass railing plan
The traffic police top brass have asked the Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority to install i...  | Read.. 
4 charged in museum scam
The anti-corruption branch of the CBI has filed a chargesheet against four ...  | Read.. 

HS teachers boycott evaluation
More than 300 schoolteachers have refused to evaluate Higher Secondary answ...  | Read.. 

IIM course for railway officers
The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta has started its first training ...  | Read.. 

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Another gherao for exam nod
Two killed in mishaps
Meter test fracas
Youth held
School protest
Woman arrested