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Calcutta Weather
Min : 29.30°C (+2)
Max : 35.60°C (+2)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 94.00% Min : 70.00%
Sunrise : 4:54 AM
Sunset : 6:21 PM
Sultry and uncomfortable weather.
CIMA Gallary
English gets a career boost
English has won top honours among admission-seekers this season, with the demand for teachers in the subject in south Asian countries and West Asia spurring the scramble to study Shakespeare....  | Read.. 
Black Cats land at airport base
If Cobra has slithered into Lalgarh to neutralise the Maoist threat, the Black Cats have slipped into Calcutta to set up a qu...  | Read.. 
Weekend of power woes and sweat
The city’s discomfort factor soared on Friday, with the CESC helplines going blank even as power cuts continued and the weath...  | Read.. 
Inspectors to scan colleges
A group of inspectors will monitor undergraduate colleges of all streams from this year, state higher education minister Suda...  | Read.. 
Better mishti on menu
Railway minister Mamata Banerjee has issued a series of directives for better passenger amenities, including one on a change ...  | Read.. 
Woman run over, dies
A 24-year-old woman, riding a two-wheeler, died after being hit by a vehicle and run over by another on Middleton Row on Frid...  | Read.. 
Mock threat, real panic
A few fliers flee & employees head home after bomb drill

A couple of fliers left the queue at a ticket counter and rushed out. A group fled, leaving lunch unfinished in the first-flo ...  | Read.. 
Diana Hayden said all the things that a former Miss World is expected to when she hit town on Friday afternoon for the launch of an aviation academy. “I love mishti doi and fish in a banana leaf, and will be sent back by my family and friends if I don’t take these...  | Read
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 You share your birthday with...
Nicole Kidman, Vikram Seth & Rahul Khanna
You are always ready for challenges. You dislike social ...Read.. 
Hotel revamp trips on tenant, heritage hurdle
The revamped Great Eastern Hotel will open its doors in the last quarter of 2010, if there are no de...  | Read.. 
Wanted councillor alleges cop plot
Congress councillor Iqbal Ahmed, “absconding” after allegedly inciting a mo...  | Read.. 

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