The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘The scene was interesting and I wanted to capture it on film’
Canadian film-maker, explaining what he was doing outside the American Center

Friday frenzy in space jam
Two blockbusters from two of Bengal’s biggest directors; two mega Mumbai releases, one with the Big B and the other with the hottest boy on the Bollywood block; a Bond film worth pushing back a date with death for… Has the Friday fight ever been bigg...  | Read.. 
A special band of kids
This December will be special for 20-odd children of the city. A musical performance by them at Sisir Mancha could open up a ...  | Read.. 
Brothers in net for stolen goods
In a late night swoop on Wednesday, police recovered stolen goods worth more than Rs 3 lakh from a shop in Howrah....  | Read.. 
Diplomat’s history date
Yuga Purana, by British deputy high commissioner to Eastern India, John Mitchiner, was launched at the Asiatic Society...  | Read.. 
Faux pas flurry at terror point
Canadian film-maker on dawn shoot held off American Center

A director’s attempt to catch an early-morning mist on camera led to his arrest on Thursday morning. ...  | Read.. 
Pierce Brosnan: Hotting up things in the December chill
Hello, it's Friday, December 20, 2002
Road to avoid
Russian portraits
Stage & screen
Feel the Blues
Dui-Taranga consists of two one-act plays. ...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 It's Your Birthday So...
Travel is likely. Good deeds will be rewarded. You will meet more Aries, Leo and Scorpio peop ...Read.. 
Guest Column
Growing numbers are willing to pay whatever it takes and bear all the pain to look good and feel gre...  | Read.. 
Civic staff on warpath
Twenty-four hours after attending a meeting on the voluntary retirement sch...  | Read.. 

Fog shroud hits air, rail schedules
For the second day on Thursday, a shroud of fog disrupted life in the city....  | Read.. 

Blood spilt on Behala road
In yet another daring murder, a 33-year-old auto-rickshaw driver was shot f...  | Read.. 

Four rallies halt traffic in city centre
Four rallies in Esplanade and on Chowringhee threw traffic out of gear on T...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
2 held at airport for faking ‘ok’ tickets
Promoter shot in night swoop
New police outpost
Derozio death
Power bill protest
Army pension court
Calcutta Column More.. 
Rough ride in ramshackle buses
No class care