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Wednesday , August 13 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 27.70°C (+2)
Max : 33.60°C (+2)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 85.00% Min : 64.00%
Sunrise : 5:14 AM
Sunset : 6:10 PM

One or two spells of light or moderate rain could occur.


Strike yes-no on eve of taxi talks

The Mamata Banerjee government on Tuesday warned of a harsher crackdown on agitating taxi drivers amid confusing signals from the trade unions about whether cabs would return to the roads on Wednesday....   | Read..

‘My little girl was terrified’

A five-year-old girl on her way to school on Tuesday morning was left traumatised by a mob attack on the taxi she was trav...   | Read..

Millionaire ‘Xaverian in spirit’ steers college cause

Chanda Zaveri, the Calcutta girl who chose a life of challenges instead of a trousseau at 17 and became a millionaire America...   | Read..

Roads listed for pre-Puja repair

Calcutta police have prepared a list of over 400 roads and lanes across the city that need immediate attention — repair or ma...   | Read..

Faulty grille gives way to burglars

Burglars entered a ground-floor apartment at Ballygunge Place by unscrewing a faulty window grille and took away valuables wo...   | Read..

RPF guards flee barracks

The four Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel accused of assaulting Rajkumar Saha at Dum Dum Cantonment station on the ni...   | Read..

Blaze in Alipore basement

Parking lot lacks safety measures, say firemen

A fire broke out on Tuesday afternoon in the basement of an Alipore residential highrise where 16 cars were parked....   | Read..
Stranded passengers outside the deserted prepaid taxi booth at Howrah station. Pictures by Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya
Strike yes-no on eve of taxi talks
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