The Telegraph
Friday , August 30 , 2013
Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.60°C (+0)
Max : 30.20°C (-2)
Rainfall : 0.22 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 98.00% Min : 78.00%
Sunrise : 5:20 AM
Sunset : 5:56 PM
Rain or thundershower may occur.

Township marooned for 20 days

A neighbourhood 15km from the heart of Calcutta has been flooded for over a fortnight, putting the elderly under house arrest, forcing gumbooted mothers to ferry schoolchildren on their backs and making an extra pair of shoes mandatory for the office-bound. ....   | Read..

CMC puts seal on hot mix

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation on Thursday made it mandatory to ferry hot mix in sealed containers and file daily reports...   | Read..

Six-year-old on way home crushed by lorry

A six-year-old girl was run over in Kidderpore while trying to fetch a guava that had slipped out of her hand on Thursday noo...   | Read..

Illegal arms unit busted, 3 held

Police stumbled upon an illegal arms manufacturing unit in a Sonarpur house which they raided in search of a suspected kidnap...   | Read..

Besu VC gets a second term

Ajoy Kumar Ray was on Thursday appointed vice-chancellor of Bengal Engineering and Science University (Besu) for the second c...   | Read..

Sunny spell ahead, says weatherman

Calcutta’s tryst with showers seems to be over for now as the weather system behind the three-day wet spell has moved away. T...   | Read..

RKM hub for value education

State to allot five-acre plot in Rajarhat for institute

The Ramakrishna Mission will set up an institute offering courses in value education on a Rajarhat plot the government will s...   | Read..
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Trinamul trio arrested for molesting student

Three supporters of the Trinamul-affiliated students’ union at Rabindra Bha...   | Read..

Prepared for polls but not flooding

Panihati Municipality, which goes to polls in less than a month, has allege...   | Read..

Set for salute to little champs

It is time once more to salute the intrepid and the indomitable, both young...   | Read..

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