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Calcutta Weather
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CIMA Gallary
Eviction eyewash on street
Cops and hawkers play out a charade of crime and punishment on the pavements of Calcutta every day with a happy ending for everyone except the pedestrian. ...  | Read.. 
15-day bonus for old bus
The government has granted a 15-day reprieve to the foul fume brigade, raising the transport lobby’s hopes of being pampered...  | Read.. 
Puppies in cages saved by cops
Thirty puppies huddled in eight tiny cages were rescued on Monday afternoon from a city-based dog breeder who was taking them...  | Read.. 
Railings broken, stolen
Roadside railings and road dividers in the city disappear as soon as they are installed. Railings on CIT Road, Dargah Road, S...  | Read.. 
Cash crunch halts rifle cradle upgrade
Paramita Kundu spends six days a week designing jewellery for a retail chain. But on Sunday, she refuses to budge from her sh...  | Read.. 
Fresh puff on JU smoke ban
Jadavpur University is making another attempt to enforce the three-year-old smoking ban on campus....  | Read.. 
Recruitment row at JU
Head of geology department resigns over political bias

A senior professor of Jadavpur University resigned from the post of head of the department last week to protest the “politica ...  | Read.. 
Katrina Kaif did not know that Salman Khan was in Calcutta last Friday. At least that’s what she wants us to believe. ...  | Read
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Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Irfan Pathan, Dibyendu Barua & Kumara SangakkaraYou are helpful and easy-going. Though ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Revving up hope for poor...  | Read.. 
Garbage vat woes for Buddhist temple
The authorities of a Buddhist temple in central Calcutta are up in arms ove...  | Read.. 

Teachers boycott classes
The 50-odd teachers of Rajasthan Vidya Mandir boycotted classes on Monday t...  | Read.. 

Joint drive for station facelift
The state government and the railways are working together to revamp Howrah...  | Read.. 

Held for Rs 83 lakh fraud
A former senior executive of a private insurance firm, Abhijit Talukdar, 40...  | Read.. 

India to partner 2010 German trade fair
Cutting-edge German technology could enrich upcoming office blocks and mall...  | Read.. 

Help finger at unknown youths
A 13-year-old help who was rescued from a burning flat near Jodhpur Park to...  | Read.. 

20-hr wait for helping hand
A 30-year-old hit by a bus near Howrah Maidan lay on the road for 20 hours ...  | Read.. 

Ready road left unused
The 3.5km road connecting Prince Anwar Shah Road to the EM Bypass is a m...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
One killed in road mishap
Man lying in park
Theft arrest
Baby kidnap
In the net
Held for lynching