The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘Laboratory personnel should know that quality control is an obligation to the patient’
Subir Kumar Dutta, pathologist

Labs test positive for quality lapse
Diagnosed with diabetes even after repeated blood glucose counts at the para lab gave a clean chit. Type of jaundice masked since only total bilirubin count was done, and not the ...  | Read.. 
HS awaits muscle to rein in teachers
punitive powers to teach teachers a lesson in ethics and work ethics....  | Read.. 
Station grab seals visa racket bust
From a one-storey house in Madhyamgram, North 24-Parganas, to a sleeper-class coach of the Howrah-bound Geetanjali Express, s...  | Read.. 
Drug bust trains scan on Salt Lake hostels
The mushrooming hostels and guest houses in Salt Lake, termed “unauthorised” by the police, have come under the scanner follo...  | Read.. 
Paper chase: Thonga wraps up a trip to the Thames
Thonga: Bengali for paper bag, “used for grocery and other everyday shopping”. If this definition is being usurped by the tho ...  | Read.. 
Charity begins at home, was Union health minister Sushma Swaraj’s message to state health minister Surjya Kanta Mishra, on Sunday, urging him to give ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, June 02, 2003
Roads to avoid
Of landscapes
Soumitra Datta is a veteran amateur photo-artist w...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Ilayaraja.Creativity and intuition are your assets. Weigh the pros and cons before plunging into any ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Taxing times in trade hub
  Hawkers: gone today, back tomorrow
Heights of rigour to best the Everest
Say “Karwaee” and they wince in pain. Say “Ragdayee” and they...  | Read.. 

Voucher fraud nets two more
In a dawn swoop on Sunday, the police arrested two persons — one from the ...  | Read.. 

Health chief quits civic body in a huff
The sudden resignation of chairman-in-council (health) Gita Nandi caused a ...  | Read.. 

A house to build, a dream to nourish
Dulal Pal, who works in a plastic factory, lives in a rented house with his...  | Read.. 

Road cleared for Bypass connector
This was the first connector that made it to the drawing board when town-pl...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Twin suicides in north Calcutta
Body found on pavement
Conductor assault
Varsity poll
Two drown in river
Gastro count
Calcutta Column More.. 
Teaser on track, cops don’t care
Leaf loss