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Saturday , June 21 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.30°C (-1)
Max : 31.90°C (-1)
Rainfall : 10.50 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 97.00% Min : 74.00%
Sunrise : 4:54 AM
Sunset : 6:22 PM

A few spells of rain with one spell of heavy rain.


Car owner files damages claim

Owners of several cars damaged by the driverless tram that ran through traffic at Ballygunge Phari on Thursday morning reached Gariahat police station on Friday to know how to file for compensation, a process distinct from insurance claims in motor-accident cases....   | Read..

Know your tram, just in case...

A tramcar might look like a relic from a different era as it trundles through chaotic city traffic at its own pace, but insid...   | Read..

Three dead in bus and car crash

A father returning home after fetching his daughter from school died of cardiac arrest when a bus trying to overtake another ...   | Read..

Court grants state time on EW

The high court on Friday asked the state government whether it was serious about East-West Metro and told it to remove all hu...   | Read..

HC bars teachers’ admission

The high court on Friday issued an interim order restraining the 287 state-run open distance learning (ODL) centres from admi...   | Read..

Mom’s pain in film by kids of red-light areas

Piyali Debnath, 14, narrates in a short video the story of her mother’s hard life in a ghetto ...   | Read..

Doc warns against lifestyle diseases

Critical care expert Subrata Maitra on Friday cautioned against “silent killer” diseases that the western lifestyle had spawn...   | Read..
Krishnakali Lahiri, deputy commissioner of police (special branch), Howrah, felicitates Anindita Mandal (right), the officer-in-charge of ...  | Read
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IISER pushes for more seats
The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Calcutta is set to double its number ...   | Read..

Eye on polls, CMC hikes outlay on roads and water

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) intends to spend Rs 72 crore more ...   | Read..

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bullet Rape cuffs on quack
bullet Driver jailed
bullet Fire boss
bullet More rain