The Telegraph
Monday , July 21 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.10°C (+1)
Max : 33.00°C (+1)
Rainfall : 10.90 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 91.00% Min : 70.00%
Sunrise : 5:5 AM
Sunset : 6:22 PM

One of two spells of light 
to moderate rain likely.

Ramazan Timing
Iftar: 6:23pm
Sehri: 3:34am

Brace for chaos of big-bang rally

The stage is set — and a mammoth one at that — for the Trinamul Congress’s biggest show of the year and the commuter’s worst traffic nightmare come true....   | Read..

Cap to plug passport hole

The external affairs ministry has decided to limit the number of verification certificates for Tatkal passports that a govern...   | Read..

India 25, Pak 7: two Alipore boys and a truncated team

Two Calcutta teenagers in a depleted national rugby team after half of its players failed to get visa helped India trounce Pa...   | Read..

Chit chat

Waste management...   | Read..

Phone found in lifer’s cell

A cell phone and a SIM card were recovered on Saturday night from a lifer’s cell at Alipore Central jail after the convict al...   | Read..

Youth kin skip rally

The police on Sunday organised a rally at Bamangachhi to “spread awareness against hooch trade and criminal activities” but f...   | Read..

Stampede in dark at Metro station

Snag and smoke trigger blackout and scurry for exit, suicide stalls trains

More than 2,000 Metro commuters were caught in a stampede in near darkness at Chandni Chowk station on Sunday evening after a...   | Read..
Students perform at an inter-school competition presented by the East India Charitable Trust at the auditorium of La Martiniere for Boys. The theme fo ...  | Read
Good Morning
Hello It's Monday , July 21 , 2014
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Press luck to catch cab from bay, beat refusal
A dozen taxi bays were set up along roads at prominent places in the city last week to spare commute...   | Read..
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Law tweak to save Trinamul varsity embarrassment

A series of “bitter” experiences with vice-chancellors has prompted the Tri...   | Read..

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