The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘How can they (the police) say that the two promoters are absconding when they are roaming freely'’
Father of Sonu Thakur

Loan peril in figures fracas
A row has broken out between Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the firm appointed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to audit the civic body’s accounts. This clouds the fate of the Rs 1,245-crore loan package ...  | Read.. 
Threat shadow on victim family
Two years after the Regent Park police “framed a 10-year-old boy in a false rape case”, one of the “conspirators”, then sub-i...  | Read.. 
November deadline for restoration
Initially, the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) had set an October deadline for the restoration of the dilapidated M...  | Read.. 
Cops, green board fear high-decibel Diwali
Unlike the past few years, Calcuttans may not have a relatively quiet Kali Puja this time....  | Read.. 
A crusade for AIDS, a cry for kids
Bianca Jagger plans Children’s Day trip as part of world awareness campaign

A Rolling Stone may be on his way. But beating Mick to Calcutta is ex-wife Bianca Jagger. The human-rights activist is set to ...  | Read.. 
Claire Sussums (left) and Lucy Norris marvel at the handiwork of the Ahiritola pandal on Thursday. “I had only heard about the beauty of the Durga puj ...  | Read
Hello, it's Friday, October 18, 2002
Roads to avoid
Hard Talk
Antara is a middle class girl who had an arranged ...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Martina Navratilova and Om Puri. You are confident, but a little domineering. Be tactful in d ...Read.. 
Guest Column
The three senior citizens take their place in the mild sun of the North Bengal forest. Ribbing each...  | Read.. 
Green bus for clean roads
The city will soon boast a fleet of green buses. The government will buy 80...  | Read.. 

A will to live together and let the kids learn
In spotless dresses, Sajina, Ashish and Gouri trudged from pandal to pandal...  | Read.. 

Myanmarese in police custody
Zaw Min, the Myanmarese national arrested from Dum Dum airport on Wednesday...  | Read.. 

Prizes to be lost, not won
‘Congratulations. You tried your luck and won a prize. You will receive a c...  | Read.. 

Mamata push for booster unit
Trinamul Congress chairperson Mamata Banerjee has decided to use the party-...  | Read.. 

Sari squabble sparks burn death
Mallika Naru, 22, a housewife, died of burns in the Tiljala area on Tuesday...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Girl dies in fall from immersion trailer
Five hurt in bus collision
Man drowns
Puja spirit
Building complaint
Held for dacoity
Calcutta Column More.. 
Chop trees in the name of the Devi
Lost in transit