The Telegraph
Tuesday , February 4 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 12.50°C (-3)
Max : 26.40°C (-1)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 91.00% Min : 31.00%
Sunrise : 6:14 AM
Sunset : 5:28 PM
Mainly clear sky.

First look: museum after makeover

The Indian Museum, which turned 200 on Sunday, will reopen on Tuesday. It was closed since September to facilitate the restoration of its mammoth structure. The vast edifice ó the outer walls cover 5km ó had never been thoroughly repaired before. The refurbished galleries look smart and airy with t...   | Read..

Guest house boon for Belur Math pilgrims

Devotees from across the country and the world to Belur Math will no longer have to travel all the way back to Calcutta or Ho...   | Read..

Meter ticks on govt after contempt plea

A contempt petition has been filed in Calcutta High Court against chief secretary Sanjay Mitra for the governmentís fa...   | Read..

Slo-mo search for successor stretches Presi
VC stint

Malabika Sarkarís tenure as Presidency Universityís interim vice-chancellor could be extended till October 6 or until a full-...   | Read..

Raids on clues to catch Laxman cheats

A Hyderabad police team has raided several places in Calcutta, including Salt Lake and Teghoria, over the past two days accom...   | Read..

Change of guard

Lt Gen. Raman Dhawan has taken over as general officer commanding of the Bengal area of the army. He replaces Lt Gen. A.K. Ch...   | Read..

Police move against tainted cop bail

Police on Monday moved the high court seeking cancellation of Tarak Dasís bail, highlighting the fact that the suspended cons...   | Read..
First look: museum after makeover
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Hello It's Tuesday , February 4 , 2014
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Turtles seized on smuggling route
Around 5,000 endangered turtles were rescued while being smuggled to Bangladesh on Monday....   | Read..
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Second coldest Feb. 3 in 10 yrs, chill to stay for 48 hrs

Monday was the second coldest February 3 in 10 years in Calcutta with a str...   | Read..

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