The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘Why should we pay for indecision within the CMC'’
Jadavpur University official

Hire a spouse, get divorced
Suparna Ghosh was not ready to grant husband Tapan a divorce. So, Tapan decided to take the easy way out. He hired a man and a woman for two days. The first day, they went to the marriage registrar’s office, expressing their intent to get married. Th...  | Read.. 
Buddha PR sermon for policemen
The bouquets he received from his law-enforcement brigade on Sunday were fine, but they came from hands that had pushed away ...  | Read.. 
JU eyes legal lane to skip tax
Jadavpur University (JU) has refused to buckle under Calcutta Municipal Corporation’s (CMC) property-tax pressure. A week aft...  | Read.. 
Social research takes a backseat in CU
Studies on social problems are on the verge of closure in Calcutta University (CU), with the authorities noticing a drastic ...  | Read.. 
Mars, like a ruby in the eastern sky
Eager stargazers await earth’s closest encounter with red planet in 73,000 years

4For a clear view after 8 pm, drive a few km away from the city, to where there are no tall buildings ...  | Read.. 
A Bollywood film from Bengal, directed by Tollywood’s own Prosenjit and starring Anil Kapoor. In town on Sunday to discuss the script for the film, or ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, August 25, 2003
Road to avoid
Art on view
Gunodharer Asukh
Gunodhar is missing. Everybody is worried and ins...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Sean ConneryYou are a sharp thinker and introspective, in search of the deeper truths in l ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Water woes and risky roads
  Ownership dispute mars kids’ park
Market shift ahead for smooth ride on VIP Road
Flooded with complaints from residents, the local police and civic authorit...  | Read.. 

For air fare back to Dubai, rob a jeweller
passage money. So why not break into a jeweller’s in Bowbazar'...  | Read.. 

Wife-killer dies in hospital
The man who shot dead his estranged wife on Saturday, and then tried to kil...  | Read.. 

Triplets born 10-week premature
Farhat Naz can’t thank her stars and her doctors at a city hospital enough....  | Read.. 

Ray relics to dress up pandal
The famous bhooter nach in Goopi Gayen Bagha Bayen, the rare ...  | Read.. 

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Widow sets herself on fire in apartment
Pay revision for police
Interview chaos
Dismissed cop held
Man shot at
Bus in ditch
Calcutta Column More.. 
Rail benefits in doing the rounds
Unkind cuts