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Saturday , August 9 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.80°C (+0)
Max : 30.60°C (-1)
Rainfall : 34.60 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 95.00% Min : 82.00%
Sunrise : 5:13 AM
Sunset : 6:13 PM

A few spells of rain or thundershowers with occasional heavy rain may occur in some areas.


Riot rap on taxi siege

As many as 21 taxi drivers have been arrested and booked for “rioting with deadly weapons” and 400 more showcaused for Thursday’s strike, the crackdown coming with a warning from Mamata Banerjee that she would brook no rebellion....   | Read..

3 escape from Alipore prison

A murder convict and two undertrial prisoners escaped from Alipore jail early on Friday by cutting through iron rods in their...   | Read..

45 years on, an inspiration returns to her inspiration

Shabnam Ramaswamy, who started life afresh from the streets to become the force behind Jagriti Public School and St...   | Read..

Academy lapses beyond cop probe

There will be no police probe into Thursday evening’s blaze at the Academy of Fine Arts auditorium as the fire department has...   | Read..

‘I’ve never been so scared’

Actress Swastika Mukherjee was in the front row at Academy of Fine Arts on Thursday evening when a fire erupted ons...   | Read..

Cloud over Presi teachers’ quit plea

The government’s decision to reject Presidency registrar Prabir Dasgupta’s application to quit the state education service an...   | Read..

83-year-old commits suicide

An 83-year-old man, who owned several hotels in the city, committed suicide after coming to know that he was terminally ill, ...   | Read..
Riot rap on taxi siege
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