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Wednesday , January 29 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 13.00°C (-2)
Max : 21.90°C (-5)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 87.00% Min : 50.00%
Sunrise : 6:17 AM
Sunset : 5:24 PM
Mainly clear sky. Minimum temperature likely to be around 13°C.
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Auto army assaults police

Autorickshaw drivers used to breaking rules and getting away with it attacked police on Tuesday when a sergeant was prosecuting some of them for ferrying more than four passengers at a time....   | Read..

Snatch & scoot amid gunshots

A mother escorting her college-going daughter to the bus stop was robbed of her gold chain in daylight barely 200 metres from...   | Read..

Wind & chill for 48 hours

The North Wind has again picked up steam following a spell of rising mercury, ushering in a chilly phase that the Met office ...   | Read..

Let’s talk about the written word

There’s something about the Apu-Aparna pair that can bowl over any gathering every time they get together, whether for an add...   | Read..

Gupta and his fall from grace

Rajat Gupta’s journey from Icon to Conman was pieced together before a full house by Anita Raghavan and Sandipan Deb, in conv...   | Read..

Security sieve before 26/11 siege

Adrian Levy left the audience stunned with his revelations about the 26/11 attacks in Mumbai....   | Read..

Jet takes flight from Bangkok fare battle

Lack of corporate fliers in ‘crowded’ sector forces airline to join AirAsia in exit queue

Jet Airways is withdrawing its full-service flights from the Calcutta-Bangkok sector in the face of stiff competition from lo...   | Read..
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurates the 38th International Kolkata Book Fair at Milan Mela on Tuesday. “The book fair is one of the best in the ...  | Read
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All for academic excellence
Three teachers, belonging to different generations, set out to discuss excellence in education (U...   | Read..
Dilemma of dialogues and italics
How are the writings of metropolitan writers different from that of the Northeast? The latter is mor...   | Read..

Start where you are: Steinem

Protest need not always be about rousing moments of change and, taking a l...   | Read..

Fantasy, feline and chowmein

What better way to celebrate Lewis Carroll’s birthday than with a discussio...   | Read..

Posers on poets and poetry

The topic was Kabyo Kothay? (whither poetry) but Syed Shamsul Haq of...   | Read..

Live IT up the right way

Life came full circle for Saroo Brierley when he spotted the village he was...   | Read..

A new life for eunuchs

Krishna Chakraborty will no longer need to beg. The 27-year-old eunuch has ...   | Read..

Roar for help! Zoo in a hospital

A famished “royal” has come to fix his eyes, doctors were busy with three o...   | Read..

Work on E-W shelters

Construction of temporary shelters to relocate settlers holding up work on ...   | Read..

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