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Thursday , January 19 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 18.10°C (+4)
Max : 28.10°C (+2)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 98.00% Min : 52.00%
Sunrise : 6:19 AM
Sunset : 5:17 PM
Partly cloudy sky. Light rain may occur. Minimum temperature likely to be around 18°C.
Taxi-refusal score: 26 out of 35
If you have never faced taxi refusal, chances are you have never tried hailing one in Calcutta....  | Read.. 
Stalled facelift spawns zoo eyesores
Work on the five major projects that were to push the Alipore zoo into the “international league” has come to a standstill...  | Read.. 
Man who built George V marquee, Birla tech museum
Debashish Nayak, a conservation architect who has moved to Ahmedabad for years now, was the first one to tell me about Nundla...  | Read.. 
Winter ‘waits’ in the wings
A sudden Celsius surge, coupled with a rise in humidity, seems to have ushered in an untimely summer but the weatherman has h...  | Read.. 
Presi to hire dean of students
Presidency University will soon have a dean of students, a post suggested by Governor and chancellor M.K. Narayanan....  | Read.. 
Oxygen mask removed, baby dies
A seven-month-old girl suffering from bronchopneumonia died on Wednesday after the driver of a private ambulance took off her...  | Read.. 
HC seeks save-Victoria dossier
Chief secretary to submit list of steps taken to protect monument

A high court division bench on Wednesday asked state chief secretary Samar Ghosh to file an affidavit listing the steps the g ...  | Read.. 
Taxi-refusal score: 26 out of 35
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Ex-bank employee held for Net fraud
A city schoolteacher had nearly Rs 70,000 siphoned off from his account, wh...  | Read.. 

Taxi theft at police station
Two seized taxis were reportedly stolen from right under the noses of polic...  | Read.. 

State check on petrol pumps
The state fire department on Wednesday decided to form a committee to condu...  | Read.. 

Court relief for AMRI trio
The execution of proclamation notices against AMRI Hospitals directors Rahu...  | Read.. 

Teacher strike over chairs
Teachers at Khalsa English High School in Bhowanipore have refused to take ...  | Read.. 

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Surprise visit to busy roads
Crude bombs found
Duo beaten up
Hooch raid