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Friday , March 11 , 2016
Calcutta Weather
Min : 25.90°C (+5)
Max : 33.60°C (+1)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 86.00% Min : 44.00%
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Partly cloudy sky. Maximum temperature likely to be around 35°C.

Coolant leak at Kakrapar atomic plant, but no radiation danger

Mar 11, 2016
The Kakrapar Atomic Power Station in Gujarat’s Surat district shut down one of its two 220mw units on Friday after heavy water used as a coolant leaked.   | Read..

I am not an absconder: Vijay Mallya

Mar 11, 2016
Beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya, who is facing legal proceedings for alleged loan defaults by his group to the tune of over Rs 9,000 crore, Friday said he is not an...   | Read..

♦ ED summons Mallya, questions a former CFO

Don't politicise Art of Living festival, says Venkaiah Naidu

Mar 11, 2016
Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu came out on Friday in support of World Cultural Festival being organised by Art of Living on Yamuna flood plains and dismissed...   | Read..

Islamabad clears Cricket team’s visit

Mar 11, 2016
Pakistan's Interior Ministry has cleared the national cricket team to travel to India for the World Twenty20 following concerns about player safety, the Pakistan Cricket...   | Read..

India's factory output shrinks for 3rd month

Mar 11, 2016
India’s industrial production contracted by 1.5 per cent in January, the third consecutive monthly decline, following a poor show by the manufacturing sector and...   | Read..
I am not an absconder: Vijay Mallya
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