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Friday , August 31 , 2012
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.40°C (+1)
Max : 33.20°C (+1)
Rainfall : 11.40 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 97.00% Min : 68.00%
Sunrise : 5:21 AM
Sunset : 5:55 PM
Rain or thundershower may occur in some areas. Maximum temperature likely to be around 33°C.

Court cracks vehicle-ban whip

Calcutta High Court on Thursday said the state government had “either failed to understand” its order to explain the steps taken to phase out old, polluting vehicles “or was deliberately avoiding it”. ...   | Read..

Time for Tata to bid bye to shareholders

Four years after being forced to drive away with his dream car project, Ratan Tata landed in Calcutta on Thursday evening to ...   | Read..

Funds gripe in Presi report

Presidency University’s mentor group has lauded the government for helping recruit 50 “excellent” teachers for the institutio...   | Read..

‘Explosion and smoke’ panic on Metro train

Passengers of two coaches of a Dum Dum-bound Metro train allegedly smashed the glass panels on the doors in an attempt to esc...   | Read..

Mentors’ plan for second campus

The Presidency mentor group has given a string of suggestions on how to the build the university’s second campus that will co...   | Read..

Harassers released on bail

The four youths who were arrested on Wednesday night for allegedly molesting an 18-year-old girl and assaulting her mother in...   | Read..

Calcutta calling Katrina for Bolly biggie

Yash Raj sets Gunday, with Ranveer and Arjun, in town to capture turbulent ’70s

After Vidya Balan and Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif is set to make Calcutta her home — for a few weeks. “If things work out”,...   | Read..
Ratan Tata leaves Raj Bhavan late on Thursday, after a private dinner with governor M.K. Narayanan. The outgoing chairman of Tata Sons was accompanied ...  | Read
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Rituparno Ghosh, Richard Gere, Clive Lloyd & Javagal SrinathYou often spot opportuniti ...Read.. 
HC on state holidays
The high court on Thursday said government-sponsored and private educational institutes could not de...   | Read..

Sixth dengue victim, fever clinic swamped

A 67-year-old man from Bijoygarh on Thursday became the sixth victim of den...   | Read..

CPM rally alert for Sept 1

Traffic-choker rallies are inevitable because one can’t walk in the skies, ...   | Read..