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Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.60°C (+0)
Max : 34.10°C (+2)
Rainfall : 3.60 mm
Relative Humidity:
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Sunrise : 5:12 AM
Sunset : 6:14 PM
Generally cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershower
CIMA Gallary
Auto escape to smoky future
A small, retrofitted LPG kit may make 10,000 two-stroke autos street legal but they will continue to pollute more than the four-stroke ones, warn experts....  | Read.. 
Green autos defy union bar
Sheikh Nooruddin, who owns a green autorickshaw, spent the last three days playing cards at the Jadavpur police station stand...  | Read.. 
Bus crushes man
Biswajit Das, a 35-year-old motorcyclist, was crushed under the wheels of a state bus at the Rashbehari Avenue crossing on Tu...  | Read.. 
Doctor down with swine flu
A city-based doctor has been diagnosed with swine flu and is undergoing treatment at Infectious Disease Hospital, Beleghata....  | Read.. 
Policeman in road scuffle
A scuffle between Topsia residents and police disrupted traffic on Gobinda Khatik Road and EM Bypass for half an hour on Tues...  | Read.. 
Mixed-bag batch at Joka
Classroom discussions at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta will have an extra edge this year with the 2009-2011 bat...  | Read.. 
Retail spreads wings to ride festive wind to revival
Food, apparel and lifestyle brands brave downturn to increase presence in malls before Puja

After a season of shutdowns, a slew of big brands is braving the downturn to roll out expansion plans in anticipation of a fe ...  | Read.. 
Glam siblings Raima (left) and Riya Sen look ravishing walking the ramp at a fashion show in a city hotel on Tuesday evening. Proud parents Moon Moon ...  | Read
Hello It's Wednesday , August 5 , 2009
Penguin lecture
Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Kajol, Genelia D’Souza & Venkatesh Prasad You have a mature outlook towards life. People envy you ...Read.. 
Copy slur on Tolly film
Mumbai-based filmmaker Vipul Shah moved the high court on Tuesday, accusing Bengali film Poran Ja...  | Read.. 
SC turns down deadline plea
Transport operators failed to get a reprieve in the Supreme Court on Tuesda...  | Read.. 

State enraged at Sibal call
Human resource development minister Kapil Sibal’s call to curb political in...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Airport restriction for August 15
Car dashes cyclists
Found hanging
Mishap death
Wall collapse