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Calcutta Weather
WeatherTemperature
Min : 24.90°C (-2)
Max : 33.10°C (-2)
Rainfall : 1.30 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 96.00% Min : 59.00%
Sunrise : 4:56 AM
Sunset : 6:22 PM
Today
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A ‘powerless’ city protests
Storm-swept Calcutta, denied power throughout Tuesday, took the protest to the streets, from Jodhpur Park to Jessore Road....  | Read.. 
 
Why trees fall... and why they don’t
Are uprooted trees simply nature’s will? Why is it that some trees fall and others do not? The question becomes pertinent not...  | Read.. 
 
Branches block the way
The city continued to be in the grip of tree trauma a day after Cyclone Aila roared past. Metro visited various affect...  | Read.. 
 
Monsoon is here, powered by Aila
Monsoon 2009 has done a Jenson Button, racing into Bengal late on Monday, a fortnight ahead of schedule, powered by the turbo...  | Read.. 
 
Aila forces ban on metal billboards
Cyclone Aila has forced the Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) to draw up new safety norms for billboards, which include a ...  | Read.. 
 
Date with soccer storm
The IPL has been lost and won, the Aila has come and gone, and so soccer-mad Calcutta is ready for its midnight date with Man...  | Read.. 
 
Prayers and pleas the day after
Car owner counts his blessings, couple in ‘tree trap’ await help

As Calcutta reeled under the Aila effect, Ranvir S. Sabharwal was empowered by the realisation that “someone up there is prot ...  | Read.. 
 
Pedestrians on Gariahat Road, adept at weaving through stalls of hawkers, were on Tuesday forced to duck under a fallen tree. (Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya)
A ‘powerless’ city protests
Hello It's Wednesday , May 27 , 2009
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 You share your birthday with...
Ravi ShastriYou are a perfectionist and know how to make the most of time and money. Try t ...Read.. 
Blocked roads, flooded hangars
The Aila effect continued to tell on all forms of transport throughout Tuesday....  | Read.. 
 
Calamity toll highest in recent times, say cops
Cyclone Aila has claimed 17 lives in Calcutta and Howrah, the highest in a ...  | Read.. 

Fairway tripped by tree fall
The Aila effect forced the city’s premier golfing greens to suspend tee-off...  | Read.. 

Mother held for brothel deal
A woman was arrested in a red-light area of Bowbazar on Tuesday while alleg...  | Read..