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Monday , May 5 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 22.60°C (+3)
Max : 34.30°C (+1)
Rainfall : 10.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 96.00% Min : 61.00%
Sunrise : 5:2 AM
Sunset : 6:5 PM

Rain or thundershower may occur in some areas.

CIMA Gallary

Stress strikes a high achiever

A portion of an underground brick sewer built 136 years ago caved in around 10 days ago close to Job Charnock’s tomb in Dalhousie, sending civic officials scurrying to one of the few masons in Calcutta with the expertise to fix it....   | Read..

Two storms on the trot, third on radar

Calcutta received its second Nor’wester in as many days on Sunday evening and a hat-trick is in sight, according to the weath...   | Read..

Top draws of philanthropy


Art at heart of abandoned space

He is an expert at converting car parks, factory areas and abandoned spaces into art studios — before they are lost forever to the wrecking ball or dynamite...   | Read..

Doctors discuss diabetes care

A group of doctors came together to discuss the latest in diabetes care at a workshop — Diabetes Update 2014, Calcutta — o...   | Read..

China flight delay irks passengers

The flight to Hong Kong from Calcutta that got stranded at the airport on Saturday finally took off early on Sunday after th...   | Read..

Grass is greener if it’s called Mexico!

Parks and patches across city sport the new rage in lawn fashion

If Calcutta’s best-known connection with Mexico is the wave that brings the Eden Gardens to life, another Mexican import prom...   | Read..
Work in progress to repair the British-built brick sewer that caved in at Government Place West in Dalhousie, forcing police to cordon off almost half the road in the middle and turn it into a one-way thoroughfare. Picture by Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya
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A homemaker strangled her five-year-old son before trying to commit suicide at her brother’s house i...   | Read..
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