The Telegraph
Friday , March 14 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 23.30°C (+1)
Max : 32.90°C (-1)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 86.00% Min : 44.00%
Sunrise : 5:47 AM
Sunset : 5:46 PM
Mainly clear sky. Maximum temperature can be 33°C.

Rake retirement jitters for Metro

Seven creaky Metro rakes soldiering on past their lifespan are to be withdrawn starting October, but replacements have not been ordered yet to maintain the transport lifeline’s peak-hour frequency of trains every five minutes....   | Read..

Bus owners seek poll fee hike

Operators of private buses in the city have written to the Election Commission of India seeking a hike in the daily fee for v...   | Read..

Cloud cover on Dol and Holi

Topsy-turvy March is set to serve up a festival special — warm weather over the next two days making way for a cloudy and bre...   | Read..

Cop scan after chain snatch

Calcutta police on Thursday stepped up vigil on bikers on the stretch outside the Haldiram food court in Ballygunge, two days...   | Read..

Fire at Lalbazar meter box

A fire broke out in an electrical meter box in the main building of the Calcutta police headquarters at Lalbazar on Thursday ...   | Read..

Besu veteran calls for mental make-up change

A senior academician has called for a “complete change in the mental make-up” of the erstwhile Bengal Engineering and Science...   | Read..

Little slaty-backed star

Bird paparazzi find season’s catch at Sarobar

A highly unlikely visitor from the hills made Rabindra Sarobar its temporary home towards the fag end of winter, going on to ...   | Read..
Rake retirement jitters for Metro
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Sale of season: kites in political colours
Congress versus BJP, Trinamul versus CPM! Go buy and fly the subject of primetime debates this poll ...   | Read..

CPM men held for graffiti scuffle

Calcutta police on Thursday posted a police picket outside the house of a f...   | Read..

40kg gold bars seized

Gold bars weighing 40kg, which had allegedly been smuggled from Bangladesh ...   | Read..

Pipe leak reduces water flow, repair on

A water pipe 15ft under a road at Garden Reach spouted water like a fountai...   | Read..

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