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Calcutta Weather
Min : 29.40°C (+2)
Max : 37.50°C (+2)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 87.00% Min : 60.00%
Sunrise : 4:54 AM
Sunset : 6:17 PM
Sultry and umcomfortable weather
CIMA Gallary
Sweat surge in dry monsoon
An early but weak monsoon has put Calcutta on a sticky wicket. Hot, humid and very uncomfortable — that’s the weatherman’s pitch report for the next 48 to 72 hours as the city stares at cloudy skies without a trace of rain....  | Read.. 
Visually impaired but dreams big
Ashish Jha had to take the help of a reader and writer to take his engineering exams. Vikram Dalmia had to struggle to convin...  | Read.. 
Helping hand for cancer-hit family
Sandip Sharma, the Liluah boy who had to quit school after his parents were diagnosed with cancer within 10 months of each ot...  | Read.. 
Crash kills engineer
A 28-year-old marine engineer and the driver of the taxi he was travelling in died when the vehicle collided with a state bus...  | Read.. 
Mind the flight fare gap
Foreign airlines may be wooing fliers with discount deals but their fares aren’t always fair, says the country’s civil aviati...  | Read.. 
January session from 2012
The state government has decided to gradually revert to the January-December academic session in primary and secondary school...  | Read.. 
Dance floors starved of Bolly beat diet
Nightclubs breathe easy after plex-producer war ends, signalling return of Hindi hits

The end of the Bollywood drought at the multiplexes this Friday will bring a spring to the step of the nightclubs. For, just ...  | Read.. 
Guess what Mahima Chaudhry was doing when ex-boyfriend Leander Paes was fighting for the French Open doubles crown on Saturday night? Watching cricket ...  | Read
Hello It's Tuesday , June 9 , 2009
Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Ameesha Patel & Sonam kapoor
You enjoy adulation. Stimulating conversation and being on the go make you happy. ...Read.. 
Young Metro
School fest to hone language skills
The prudence of being a philatelist
Bard and his bonds...  | Read.. 
Norms soon for Xaviers batch
Calcutta University is likely to finalise the criteria for admitting gradua...  | Read.. 

Varsity plan to share test load
The undergraduate council of Calcutta University on Monday drafted a plan t...  | Read.. 

Career queries answered under one roof
Thousands of students and parents trooped into Netaji Indoor Stadium over t...  | Read.. 

‘Flu’ docs drag back suspect
A team of officials brought swine flu “suspect” Sutapa Bhattacharya back to...  | Read.. 

Incomplete drain fans flood fear
About 15,000 residents in six blocks of Baguiati fear severe waterlogging t...  | Read.. 

Bar bill brings out pistol
Three traders enjoying an extended drinking session at an eatery-cum-bar ne...  | Read.. 

Dud firm no more with Nasscom
Assurgent Technology Solutions did not renew its membership with Nasscom la...  | Read.. 

Brands eye city addresses
Calcutta might witness a welcome spurt in shop-stops in the next few years,...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Sit-in against school
Hanks in plex
Help torture
Kids fall ill
Pump stolen
Cheat held