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Friday , June 20 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.10°C (+0)
Max : 29.10°C (-4)
Rainfall : 7.60 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 95.00% Min : 89.00%
Sunrise : 4:53 AM
Sunset : 6:24 PM

One or two spells of light to moderate rain or thundershower.


Crash! Boom! Bang! Runaway tram on the rampage after driver gets off

A tram stalled by a power cut sprang to life without the driver in his cabin and smashed nine cars as it hurtled down Ballygunge Phari, chased by two young men who got in and stopped it 300 metres away. ...   | Read..

...and the two who saved the day

Dinesh Lal, a 24-year-old who sleeps under a tarpaulin sheet and sweeps roads for a living, and friend Jaggu Kapadia made...   | Read..

Seconds of horror, minutes to sink in

Kaushik Bhattacharya was in the rear seat of his Renault Scala on the way to his Sector V office. The 41-year-old technica...   | Read..

Slo-mo monsoon to keep showers soft and steady

The monsoon won’t turn the shower tap to full at least till the weekend but a steady sprinkle, like Thursday’s, is set to con...   | Read..

Driver guilty of road deaths

A minibus driver was on Thursday convicted of culpable homicide not amounting to murder for running over two men on a pavemen...   | Read..

Cost axe hangs on flyover contract

The state government may cancel the contract of the company building the Vivekananda Road flyover as it has expressed its ina...   | Read..

CPM no to fare-hike panel

The CPM will stay away from an all-party committee formed to look into the demand for a bus fare hike to avoid falling into w...   | Read..
Crash! Boom! Bang! Runaway tram on the rampage after driver gets off
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