The Telegraph
Monday , June 30 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 28.70°C (+3)
Max : 34.60°C (+2)
Rainfall : 8.90 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 89.00% Min : 70.00%
Sunrise : 6:25 AM
Sunset : 4:57 PM

Rain or thundershower may occur in some areas.
Maximum temperature likely to be 
around 33°C.

Ramazan Timing
Iftar: 6:30pm
Sehri: 3:24am

First arrest for lodge owner death

The Trinamul leader from whose phone an alleged threat call had been made to the lodge owner found dead at home a week ago was arrested early on Sunday from Howrah station....   | Read..

Odd man out in cabbie cult

He was once booked for “mistakenly” jumping a red light and has twice been reported for refusing passengers, cops in plainclo...   | Read..

Monsoon catches civic machinery napping

Calcutta’s civic machinery is going into yet another monsoon test underprepared. Waterlogging-prone parts of the city may hav...   | Read..

Advantage north in shower swing

North 2, south 1 — but the monsoon score over the next 48 hours could even out the rain tally....   | Read..

Anything for Chinese

From steamed bao and shrimp wantons to spicy soya wine chilli chicken and Shanghai-style lat me kai — more than 2 lakh Calcut...   | Read..

India as a civilisational entity

tangible and intangible”....   | Read..

Flight delayed by a day

An Air India Dimapur-Calcutta aircraft, whose tyres burst on landing at Dimapur airport on Saturday, left on Sunday morning w...   | Read..
Riaz Khan with (left) Trinamul MP Prasun Banerjee
Good Morning
Hello It's Monday , June 30 , 2014
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Car turns turtle
At 2.48am on Sunday, a Hyundai Verna was lying on its hood on an empty stretch of Belvedere Road in ...   | Read..
Park trees cut to build hall
Civic workers felled at least five trees in a seven-cottah park popular among children In Behala’s P...   | Read..

Fire in airport room

A fire broke out early on Sunday in the smoking area of Calcutta airport, w...   | Read..

Epic journey of Tenzing, porter to peak

Tenzing Norgay Sherpa worked as a help in his youth after crossing over...   | Read..

Man dies of cardiac arrest in cab

A 54-year-old man travelling in a taxi was declared dead on Sunday evening ...   | Read..
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bullet Lightning kills two, injures 1
bullet Shot dead
bullet Arms haul
bullet Missing