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Monday , August 20 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.10°C (+1)
Max : 33.00°C (+1)
Rainfall : 26.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 92.00% Min : 72.00%
Sunrise : 5:5 AM
Sunset : 6:23 PM
One or two spells of rain or thundershower.

Rain report card shows ‘robbery’

The western districts have stolen Calcutta’s thunder this year, reversing a monsoon trend and leaving the city with a rain deficit that will be hard to make up with another month almost gone....   | Read..

Dossier for dengue duel

With the official dengue count creeping up to 100 this season and the high humidity levels coupled with staggered rainfall...   | Read..

Robodoc steps into the OT

A four-armed robot is on a mission to save lives in Calcutta, lending the cutting edge to complicated surgeries where the sur...   | Read..

Multiple suspects in couple murder

More than one person was involved in the murder of trader Ganesh Sikdar and his wife Pushpa in their Dum Dum home early on Sa...   | Read..

Syndicate angle in killing

The murder of a youth, allegedly by two associates of Trinamul leader Arabul Islam’s brother Azizul, alias Khude, at Rajarhat...   | Read..

Assault at hospital

Two government hospitals were rocked by protests and senior officials of one were assaulted after the death of two patients....   | Read..

Kick in the face of safety claims

Self-defence main reason why more girls in city are learning karate

Boys want fitness. Girls seek self-defence....   | Read..
Id shoppers at a New Market stall on Sunday after the skies cleared in the evening. (Bishwarup Dutta)
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