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Thursday , April 24 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 28.30°C (+2)
Max : 40.80°C (+6)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 75.00% Min : 20.00%
Sunrise : 5:9 AM
Sunset : 6:0 PM

Heatwave to continue.

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Red-hot April eyes decade record

More than 50 state-aided primary schools in town and at least two private English-medium schools have tweaked their timings to spare their students the tortuous afternoon heat....   | Read..

The true colours of a natural dye artist

The smell of fermenting leaves with just a hint of putrefaction greets one’s nose as one climbs a short flight of stairs to r...   | Read..

Sandwich Tern’s summer surprise

The Sandwich Tern, a migratory bird found along coastlines, has been recorded in Bengal for the first time....   | Read..

Natural death turns murder after autopsy

A Bhowanipore resident who returned home from work on Tuesday to find her mother lying still in bed and thought she had died ...   | Read..

Celsius 40.8 and climbing

Hot, hotter and hottest has been April’s progression on the Celsius charts this year, the decade’s second-highest temperature...   | Read..

60 months in making, flyover remains grounded

The cash-strapped builders of the 2.2km Vivekananda Road flyover have sought a bailout from the government, landing the long-...   | Read..

Rush to adopt abandoned baby

Couples in queue told about lengthy legal procedure to take Jishu home

The newborn dumped by his parents on a footpath in Jadavpur and rescued by a morning walker has had many couples lining up to...   | Read..
‘Wrong’ signal : ...  | Read
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Sachin Tendulkar, Barbra Streisand & Shirley MacLaineYou are very talented and can surprise othe ...Read.. 
Eight shops gutted in fire
Eight shops on Santragachhi Station Road were gutted after a fire broke out in a confectionery on We...   | Read..

Talent from dark alley, ticket to Old Trafford

Arko Dey swears by the Red Devils of Old Trafford and “teammate” Rajib Roy ...   | Read..

Lone option for Presi VC

The state government is left with only one candidate — Anuradha Lohia of Bo...   | Read..

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