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Wednesday , August 10 , 2011
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.60°C (+0)
Max : 28.60°C (-3)
Rainfall : 14.50 mm
Relative Humidity:
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Sunrise : 6:11 AM
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Generally cloudy sky. Rain may occur.
Misery of marooned township
Corporate head honcho Rakesh Jain, 48, is particular about not skipping office for any reason other than illness. He did so last Monday, forced by a “flood-like situation” outside his Club Town residence at the junction of New Town and VIP Road....  | Read.. 
Retail reels under gold price blow
Anindita Sinha, 27, is feeling the pinch — or rather punch — of the galloping gold price and she can do little to duck it....  | Read.. 
Cancelled trains spoil holiday schedule
Heavy rain for three days have led to the cancellation of trains to Santiniketan and Digha, making the plans of many tourists...  | Read.. 
CMDA quota struck down
The Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority on Monday abolished the discretionary power of its chairperson to distribute ...  | Read.. 
Alipore B-school opens doors
International Management Institute, Calcutta, a project of the RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group, will welcome its first batch of studen...  | Read.. 
Rain recedes
The intensity of rainfall in the city decreased on Tuesday as the cyclonic circulation over Gangetic Bengal that had trigerre...  | Read.. 
Tagore trail from music to sport
Mamata inaugurates Kasba stadium

After anchoring a musical journey celebrating Rabindranath Tagore on Monday, Mamata Banerjee inaugurated a 4,500-seat stadium ...  | Read.. 
Misery of marooned township
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 You share your birthday with...
Antonio Banderas, Ian Anderson & Lisa RaymondYou are progressive by nature ...Read.. 
Young Metro
Lively leap to creativity...  | Read.. 
Air India in salary dock
The delay in the payment of salaries by Air India came under judicial scann...  | Read.. 

Probe into jumping cushions
Fire minister Javed Khan has ordered a probe to find out why four jumping c...  | Read.. 

Mistaken identity: Hotelier
Dhanbad hotelier Uday Shankar Chanda, who was released from month-old capti...  | Read.. 

Scripts under RTI: Apex court
The Supreme Court has upheld a Calcutta High Court judgment permitting exam...  | Read.. 

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