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Saturday , May 18 , 2013
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Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.90°C (+1)
Max : 35.30°C (+0)
Rainfall : 1.60 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 89.00% Min : 60.00%
Sunrise : 4:56 AM
Sunset : 6:11 PM
Partly cloudy sky. Maximum temperature likely to be around 36°C.
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Beacon stripped of flout right

Calcutta High Court on Friday said no beacon-fitted vehicle barring an ambulance, fire engine or a police pilot car was entitled to any privilege, robbing police of their prime excuse for not acting against VIP wheels flouting traffic rules....   | Read..

Glass crash injures jawan

A glass door at the airport came crashing down on Friday afternoon, injuring a CISF jawan....   | Read..

Order for temple upkeep

The high court on Friday set up a nine-member committee to supervise beautification of the Kalighat temple and directed the C...   | Read..

Brief rain, gusty wind blow city off track

A three-minute squall clocking 60kmph at its peak hit Calcutta on Friday evening — stopping homebound office staff in their t...   | Read..

Adivasi imprints get into print

“In the beginning there was no land. Everything was under water...   | Read..

Student clash at Besu

A Bengal Engineering and Science University (Besu) student was beaten up by other students on Thursday night during a clash t...   | Read..

Cracked: exam & test of life

Bravehearts of ICSE and ISC shine with guts and grades

Their mark sheets tell you how well they have done, what they don’t is how this triumph is as much about guts as it is about ...   | Read..
Beacon stripped of flout right
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Ms Versatility on motorbike

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