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Calcutta Weather
WeatherTemperature
Min : 19.80°C (+0)
Max : 26.80°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 96.00% Min : 63.00%
Sunrise : 6:20 AM
Sunset : 5:20 PM
Today
Morning fog. Later,
partly clear sky.
Minimum temperature likely to be
around 20°C.
 
CIMA Gallary
 
Rajdhani close shave with ‘fire’
An eyewitness to the Rajdhani blockade today claimed that the mob wanted to set the train on fire but were deterred by Maoist minders over phone. ...  | Read.. 
 
Lock looms on coal mountain
The Bengal government has taken the first tangible step to facilitate an airport project which could bury forever coal sufficient to meet the country’s demand for ne ...  | Read.. 
 
From Boston, after 759 years
The boys at St Peter’s School in Boston will have to be a bit guarded when they get in touch with little Jigme Wangchuk from now on. ...  | Read.. 
 
Maoist link to malaria
India’s malaria hotspots appear to overlap with Maoist strongholds, public health experts said today, listing local development and improved governance among actions ...  | Read.. 
 
Khunti rebel zone feels the heat
Buoyed by its recent success, Central and state security forces have intensified operations in Maoist pockets of Ranchi and Khunti districts, laying the groundwork for O ...  | Read.. 
 
Remnants of smashed windowpanes of the Bhubaneswar Rajdhani lying beside the railway track in Banstala. (Amit Datta)
Rajdhani close shave with ‘fire’
 
 
We cannot choose our neighbours. We can choose our friends
SM Krishna
when asked if China was a better neighbour than Pakistan
Something ‘Indianny’ for Patil
Short of wearing a sari it was the next best thing the Queen could have done when she hosted a ...  | Read..
Grannies ‘prefer’ son’s daughters
Grandmothers are programmed to prefer their son’s daughters to their other grandchildren, ...  | Read..
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Maoist pockets dot railway lines
The Centre today warned of more attacks on trains even as intelligence inputs said large stretches ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Parents train for admission test
Kaushalya Jhawar's two-and-a-half-year-old daughter is set to start school this winter but mommy is ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Maoists split over 'killer' Kishanji
A section of Maoists disapproves of the politics of "indiscriminate killing" unleashed by Kishanji,...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Students clash on tech campus
Five students were injured after two groups clashed at the Siliguri Institute of Technology today f...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
The language of rights
The language of rights has come into increasing use in India in public debate in the course of the l...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Dhoni batters Aussies
There was no stopping Mahendra Singh Dhoni at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium at Jamtha, i...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Car bomb tears through busy Peshawar market
A car bomb ripped through a crowded market in Peshawar killing 95 people, just hours after Hillary...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Pranab roots for farm credit
The Centre today asked public sector banks to give more loans to farmers and small businesses, whic...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Abhi on record!
The moustache and stubble are gone. Because Raavan's over. His hair is styled to look very today. Th...   | Read..