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Tuesday , August 12 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.70°C (+2)
Max : 34.10°C (+2)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 88.00% Min : 58.00%
Sunrise : 5:14 AM
Sunset : 6:11 PM

Rain and thundershower may occur in some areas. Maximum temperature likely to be around 34°C.

CIMA Gallary

Taxi ultimatum for case withdrawal

Taxi unions steering the agitation against stiffer penalties for refusing passengers have set terms for a return to normality, their blackmail list including the recall of rioting cases against 22 drivers along with the showcause notices slapped on 400 others....   | Read..

Cabs off the road, protesters target those who defy diktat

The law violation by taxi drivers on Monday was peaceful only as long as union leaders made speeches from atop a truck. Once ...   | Read..

The great wall of calcutta police

Calcutta police have a new shield against marauding mobs — the Aluminium Alloy Wall. The city traffic department has procured...   | Read..

Howrah platform shed crashes on train

A part of the iron scaffold and shed over platform No. 14 of Howrah station collapsed on Monday morning and came crashing dow...   | Read..

Rogue RPF guards identified

The four Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel accused of assaulting a 25-year-old youth at Dum Dum Cantonment station on ...   | Read..

Panel to review ‘terror’ tag

The state government on Monday set up a six-member committee to probe the allegation that freedom fighters Khudiram Bose, Jat...   | Read..

Crash course on how not to communicate

Close call after pilot picks up wrong signal

Two passenger aircraft passing through airspace monitored by Calcutta airport came within less than 1,000 feet of each other ...   | Read..
Protesters try to drag out a taxi driver who defied Monday’s strike on Bentinck Street. Pictures by Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya and Bishwarup Dutta
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