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Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.80°C (+1)
Max : 32.60°C (+1)
Rainfall : 7.70 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 95.00% Min : 66.00%
Sunrise : 5:1 AM
Sunset : 6:22 PM
Partly cloudy with possibility of one or two spells of rain & thundershower. Maximum and minimum temperature is likely to be around 32°C & 27°C respectively.
United colours of bandh-obast
The great political divide in Bengal has been bridged by the desperate — or rather diabolical — bid to ensure that the Calcuttan on the street continues to inhale poison air....  | Read.. 
Woman moves court over surgery
A young woman has moved the state consumer disputes commission alleging that a faulty surgery by a city doctor 14 years ago c...  | Read.. 
Drug racket busted, 3 held
Sleuths of the narcotic control bureau (NCB) claimed to have busted an international drug racket being run from Burrabazar an...  | Read.. 
Train to Lalgarh
Police have received information that 150-200 members of the Krishi Mazdoor Union are planning to assemble at Howrah station ...  | Read.. 
Office, temple on water body
A 2.15-bigha water body in Tiljala is being filled up by various groups with the authorities turning a blind eye. ...  | Read.. 
JU translation course to begin this month
Students with a command of Indian languages will now be able to put their skills to use not just as interpreters but also as ...  | Read.. 
Night bazaar to battle buy-buy blues
Shakespeare Sarani outlet bucks shutdown trend to woo post-work, pre-party shopper

Two young couples from Lord Sinha Road go partying every Saturday night. Park Street-Camac Street is their happy hunting grou ...  | Read.. 
Bouquets in hand, hundreds thronged Indira Bhavan on Wednesday morning to wish Jyoti Basu on his 96th birthday. The former chief minister stepped out ...  | Read
Hello It's Thursday , July 9 , 2009
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 You share your birthday with...
Tota Roy Chowdhury &Tom Hanks You are kind, honest, efficient and hardworking. You rare ...Read.. 
Young Metro
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Moon as Earth chronicle
The moon may appear soft and smooth from afar, but it contains mountainous ...  | Read.. 

Solar power study centre
A nano technology-based solar cell development centre is coming up in the c...  | Read.. 

Non-credit courses at JU
Good news for Jadavpur University students keen on expanding their knowledg...  | Read.. 

Teachers stall Madhyamik syllabus split
The state government’s decision to split the Madhyamik syllabus was not rat...  | Read.. 

Goon fires at trader
Six armed extortionists walked into a factory at Dasnagar in Howrah on Wedn...  | Read.. 

Project report hurdle on light rail path
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s dream project for the city — the Light Rail Trans...  | Read.. 

BSNL block for a week
Broadband will draw a blank and Bfone landlines won’t beep for up to a week...  | Read.. 

Permit ‘raj’ ends for old vehicles
The transport department has decided not to renew the route permits of comm...  | Read.. 

Dry prelude to wet weekend
A brief lull in the monsoon has set in, with the weatherman predicting “rel...  | Read.. 

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Rape attempt
Rail counter
Snake bite
Buses fined