The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
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‘It has lost its sting’
R.N. Goldar, Met office chief, on the cyclone

Close shave with crosswind
Calcutta wakes up to a grey leaky sky. The rains are accompanied by gusty winds. With a shiver, the city greets the season’s first pre-winter cyclone....  | Read.. 
Leonine soft toy and pretty maids
It is not Chandernagore. Nor is it one of those new-fangled barowaris. But Jagaddhatri puja is still being celebrated ...  | Read.. 
Reliance tag for tech school
The state government’s efforts to get the right names to resurrect the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) seem...  | Read.. 
Civic staff cry foul over wages
The labour commissioner has slapped a notice on municipal commissioner Debasis Som for violation of the Minimum Wages Act in ...  | Read.. 
A strain of Calcutta at Grammy 2003
Album by three city musicians nominated for World Music Group awards

Peter Gabriel has won it and so has Ravi Shankar. Now, it’s the turn of three city musicians to take a crack at the coveted W ...  | Read.. 
Schoolchildren wade back home after Tuesday’s cyclonic storm and the rain in its wake. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
Hello, it's Wednesday, November 13, 2002
Roads to avoid
Santoor recital
Education fair
Protest against right-wing violence
At the beginning of and during the course of the 1...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Juhi Chawla and Whoopi Goldberg. You are generous and considerate. Occult studies ...Read.. 
We ask you Answer
  Clear doubt, alert examiner
  devi kar
CU eyes crore for revamp
With the government strained to provide funds for modernising Calcutta Univ...  | Read.. 

Domestic help leaps to death
Sujata Das, 17, alias Ganga, a domestic help, committed suicide by jumping ...  | Read.. 

Behind the camera, by choice
She could have been Ray’s Bimala, but she chose to look through the camera ...  | Read.. 

Pain-relief regimen for cancer patients
Shilpi Mathur, 45, is a Stage IV breast cancer patient. She was in excrucia...  | Read.. 

Cops stop 11th killer bullet
His brazen style of doling out death, often without any obvious motive, had...  | Read.. 

Experts file city birthday report
Historian Nemai Sadhan Bose, former vice-chancellor of Visva- Bharati and c...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Driver drugged, vehicle stolen
Eviction on CMC land
Society shut
Rift in civic council
Woman run over
Power theft
Calcutta Column More.. 
Pre-paid tax on commuters
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