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Thursday , September 1 , 2011
Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.00°C (+0)
Max : 31.90°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.50 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 93.00% Min : 72.00%
Sunrise : 5:21 AM
Sunset : 5:53 PM
Partly cloudy sky with possibility of rain or thundershower in some areas.
CIMA Gallary
Stick(l)er for rules? Autos lead the way
A sticker on the windshield is allegedly all that an autorickshaw needs for immunity against a police crackdown on three-wheelers with bare number plates....  | Read.. 
Midnight change of guard
Calcutta police got 17 additional police stations as the clock struck 12 on Wednesday night. ...  | Read.. 
Rough weather for film city
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s “dream project” of a film city in Uttarpara is headed for controversy even before the founda...  | Read.. 
Portrait of an artist as a rebel
The nightmare of the man-made famine in Bengal in 1943 made such a lasting impression on the psyche of the people of this sta...  | Read.. 
MIT economist on why policies fail in India
Economist Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee was in town recently. The Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics a...  | Read.. 
Varsities under funds threat
The state government has threatened to suspend the financial aid to three state universities if they fail to submit their acc...  | Read.. 
Kat call to Spain for city
Calcuttans planning trip abroad eye ZNMD experience

Bye-bye Bangkok, Singapore, Malaysia…. Hola, España. ...  | Read.. 
Tollywood star Rituparna Sengupta and designers Kiran Uttam Ghosh and Anamika Khanna were among the first guests to arrive on Wednesday evening for a ...  | Read
Hello It's Thursday , September 1 , 2011
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Padma Lakshmi, Ruud Gullit, Ram Kapoor and Gloria Estefan
You are lively and inspire others ...Read.. 
  Public hand in Metro chaos
  Sorry state of policing
  Maidan blues
Transport crackdown on dealers
The transport department has asked the North 24-Parganas district administr...  | Read.. 

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Couple found dead at home