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Thursday , November 17 , 2011
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 22.60°C (+3)
Max : 30.50°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 99.00% Min : 51.00%
Sunrise : 5:55 AM
Sunset : 4:48 PM
Morning mist. Later, mainly clear sky.
CIMA Gallary
No-detention policy with parent clause
Pass or fail in examinations will soon cease to matter for annual promotions till Class VIII in ICSE schools, prompting many institutions to put the onus of detaining “academically weak” students in a particular class on their parents. ...  | Read.. 
She flips for Yuvi, bats for Virat
She’s 24, an MBA and her heart beats for Yuvraj Singh. So what’s new?...  | Read.. 
Meteor shower in city sky
Calcuttans may get to watch the Leonid meteor shower, an annual celestial event, on Thursday and Friday nights....  | Read.. 
Dawn blaze at plastic godown
Twenty families had to be evacuated from their homes before dawn on Wednesday when a blaze broke out in a godown in densely p...  | Read.. 
Govt prods Hidco on IT plots
State industries and commerce minister Partha Chatterjee on Wednesday instructed Hidco to speed up disbursement of compensati...  | Read.. 
Bengali push for medical entrance
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee will write to Union health minister Gulam Nabi Azad to have a Bengali question paper for the p...  | Read.. 
Annual date with all things beautiful
Countdown to Stylefile 2011, with t2

The city’s autumn date with all things stylish is just about a week away. The Old Bungalow in Alipore will be transformed ...  | Read.. 
Yuvraj Singh strokes one in the first innings on Tuesday morning. (Santosh Ghosh)
Hello It's Thursday , November 17 , 2011
Floodlit Tennis Tournament
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Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Martin Scorsese, Danny DeVito, Shaheb Bhattacherjee and Yusuf Pathan
You like to take a chance ...Read.. 
Rs 8lakh in fake notes
A Manipur resident in his late-30s was found carrying fake Indian notes of Rs 8 lakh in a Free School Street guesthouse on Tuesday evening...  | Read.. 
Extortion bid lands duo in net
A first-year college student was among two persons arrested on Wednesday fo...  | Read.. 

Mamata ground rules for mother-child care
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee has asked state-run hospitals to ensure that...  | Read.. 

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