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Saturday , January 19 , 2013
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 16.50°C (+3)
Max : 29.90°C (+4)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 96.00% Min : 42.00%
Sunrise : 6:19 AM
Sunset : 5:17 PM
Morning fog. Later clear sky. Minimum temperature likely to be around 16°C.

Bitter truths of tutoring

More schoolchildren in Bengal take private tuition than in most other states but they are anything but the best when tested for basic reading and arithmetic skills, a national survey has revealed....   | Read..


On January 15, 71-year-old Benu Chattopadhyay, the Calcutta-based director of New Theatre Group, was forced to apologise in C...   | Read..

Met office hints at warm weekend

The unusually warm spell over the past few days is likely to continue through the weekend, the weatherman said on Friday....   | Read..

Held for teasing student

A pedestrian was arrested in front of Rajabazar Science College on Friday morning for allegedly harassing a student....   | Read..

Scurry after kidnap hoax

Over 2,000 students at a Behala school were made to rush out of classes and line up in the playground for a headcount on Frid...   | Read..

Ladies’ man Lalu in poser spot

women are devi swarup, narishakti, ma, Saraswati, directly descended on this part of earth from the ancient ...   | Read..

Dad’s appeal for precaution to schools

‘Life-skill training for students can help battle emergencies and save lives’

All schools should train students to tackle emergencies such as choking, electrocution and other accidents — a fervent appeal...   | Read..
Dad’s appeal for precaution to schools
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Close shave for planes
A Qatar Airways plane from Doha and a Belgian aircraft from Hong Kong came within seconds of each ot...   | Read..

Kids hurt in pool car crash

Two Class II students at Calcutta Girls’ High School were injured when when...   | Read..

Justice, rights and more: lessons for GeNext

“You will make what you want of this country,” was Leila Seth’s message to ...   | Read..

Finger at cops for spurt in accidents

A spurt in fatal accidents at the start of the year has raised questions ab...   | Read..

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