The Telegraph
Monday , February 17 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 17.00°C (-1)
Max : 20.10°C (-10)
Rainfall : 38.70 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 98.00% Min : 71.00%
Sunrise : 5:35 AM
Sunset : 6:7 PM
morning mist,later mainly clear sky,maximum and minimum temp are likely to be 24 and 16

Rain triggers winter’s last tango

Woollens and umbrellas made a comeback on Sunday as the rain shifted gears from a drizzle to a downpour, dragging the maximum temperature down to 10 notches below normal....   | Read..

Deities by Van Cleef, jewellery by Cartier

Olaf Van Cleef is disarmingly frank and honest about how he purloins images and ideas from the paintings of Raja Ravi Varma, ...   | Read..

Tips to restore democracy

Ideas aimed at restoring the health of India’s democracy were discussed at a panel discussion on “Is Indian democracy becomin...   | Read..

German fairytales beckon

The Pied Piper stealing away Hamelin’s children, the wolf wearing grandma’s nightdress in bed, the blackened stove into which...   | Read..

Rain-soaked search for city’s riches

The best way to overcome rainy day blues is to hit the road. ...   | Read..

Drizzle, selfies and songs on the river

What can be better than a cup steaming of coffee and piping hot luchi-alur dum on a rainy Sunday morning?...   | Read..

Mission marriage in 2 hours

How a blaze-hit wedding was salvaged

Two Calcutta families determined not to let anything thwart their celebration salvaged three months of wedding preparations i...   | Read..
It was billed as an unforgettable soiree. Four doyens from the ghazal world — Ghulam Ali, Pankaj Udhas, Bhupinder and Mitali Singh — were set to take ...  | Read
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Drivers looted at gunpoint
An armed gang allegedly assaulted the drivers of three trucks and snatched their watches, mobile pho...   | Read..

Cylinders under scanner

The Haldiram outlet in Ballygunge where a fire broke out on Saturday evenin...   | Read..

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