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Monday , January 20 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 15.00°C (+1)
Max : 27.20°C (+1)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 44.00% Min : 93.00%
Sunrise : 6:19 AM
Sunset : 5:18 PM
Mainly clear sky. Minimum temperature likely to be around 16°C.

Spot a bird, spy a habitat threat

Bespectacled Arka Sarkar, his slight frame bearing the weight of a bazooka-like lens, scanned the Bagherdanga landscape and shook his head in disappointment....   | Read..

Fog lifts for sun & Celsius Chance of sub-10 dip dim

A mass of moist air originating in north India and blowing east along the Ganga had condensed into advective fog last Wednesd...   | Read..

You name it, his collection has it

The old gramaphone, VCR or walkman, which you consider junk and are eager to get rid of, is priceless to Tapas Kumar Basu....   | Read..

Boy missing after SOS

A Class X student told his mother on Saturday evening that some youths were beating him in an alley behind Ballygunge police ...   | Read..

Bally house burgled

Burglars broke into a century-old house in Bally, Howrah, and took away gold ornaments and valuables worth over Rs 10 lakh ea...   | Read..

Fire and smoke at CID hub

A small fire raged for an hour at the CID headquarters in Bhawani Bhavan on Sunday morning. ...   | Read..

Stage set for Presi change of guard

Move to kickstart search for full-term VC

The Presidency council held its last meeting on Sunday, signalling the end of its transition to a university and paving the w...   | Read..
Lesser Whistling Ducks at Bagherdanga on the southern fringe. This resident species can be seen in thousands at Santragachhi Jheel in winter
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Woman drowns
The body of a 56-year-old homemaker was found floating in a pond near her house in Patuli on Sunday....   | Read..
Picnic truck topples on Setu
A mini-truck carrying 30 picnickers, mostly women and children, overturned on Vidyasagar Setu around...   | Read..

Masons held for 62-yr-old’s murder

Two young masons have been arrested for the death of an ailing 62-year-old ...   | Read..

Pack of fifty preaches safety sermon

A band of 50 bikers wearing black T-shirts emblazoned with the Responsible ...   | Read..

Upgrade boost for Mission hospital

A south Calcutta hospital for women and children, run by the Ramakrishna Sa...   | Read..

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