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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.20°C (+0)
Max : 31.40°C (-1)
Rainfall : 51.80 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 97.00% Min : 79.00%
Sunrise : 5:5 AM
Sunset : 6:21 PM
Partly cloudy sky with possibility of a spell of rain. Maximum temperature likely to be around 33°C.
Brace for roads minus transport
Almost the entire public transport system may disappear from Friday if the operators go ahead with the indefinite strike. Metro narrates the consequences and focuses on the issues at stake and the parties involved....  | Read.. 
Minister to meet bus, taxi lobby
The transport minister will meet transport operators on Thursday to “avert” the indefinite transport strike from Friday. The ...  | Read.. 
Six held with arms cache
Six men were arrested in Posta on Monday night and a cache of arms and ammunition was seized from them. Police said the gang ...  | Read.. 
Traffic class in schools
The Madhyamik board is set to make traffic education and disaster management compulsory subjects in school....  | Read.. 
8 lakh snatched from woman in city centre
A frail-looking youth snatched Rs 8 lakh from a 38-year-old businesswoman outside a highrise building in the central business...  | Read.. 
Drug resistance leads to rise in malaria cases
State health and civic officials have found the incidence of malaria, particularly the malignant variant, has increased in th...  | Read.. 
Script changes in JEE dispute
Judge recalls order that gave trio a chance to get papers re-evaluated

A high court judge who had ruled in favour of three JEE examinees seeking re-evaluation of their answer scripts has recalled ...  | Read.. 
A young skygazer watches the solar eclipse through an automatic telescope on the terrace of the Dynamotion Hall at Science City. Schoolchildren, paren ...  | Read
Hello It's Thursday , July 23 , 2009
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Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Daniel Radcliffe & Himesh Reshammiya You are idealistic and kind. You hate criticism and dislike ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Through a lens, darkly...  | Read.. 
Fleeting glimpse of darkness at dawn
The century’s longest total solar eclipse played peekaboo with stargazers f...  | Read.. 

Rain but Orissa takes a bite
Orissa stole Calcutta’s thunder on Wednesday with the “deep depression” tha...  | Read.. 

Call for young golf talent
Golf is a great leveller, it teaches you crisis management, and to think...  | Read.. 

Trio dupe trader of Rs 1 crore
Two men were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly cheating a trader of Rs 1.1 ...  | Read.. 

Strike worry for schools
The proposed indefinite transport strike has put Madhyamik schools in a spo...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Subhas peeved at Metro renaming
Man held for wife murder
Custody death
Blaze in office
Babies in pond
Teen missing