The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘She was mother — mother to me, and mother to everyone she met’
Sister Nirmala, on Mother Teresa

Five scale jail ladder to freedom
It was a plot straight out of a Bollywood rib-tickler. And it would have been funny, had it not been for the identity of those involved....  | Read.. 
Taking clinical wing in the east
A year after its soft launch in the city, Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals will be formally unveiled to the people of Calcutta on ...  | Read.. 
Childless in death pact
For the Purakaits of Howrah’s Gadiara, the first day of festivity was marked by tragedy....  | Read.. 
Mend-it man mastermind
Dark, skinny and diminutive, Chaitanya Pal was hard to spot in a crowd. That’s what he exploited to the hilt to hatch an auda...  | Read.. 
Spirit of joy & thanksgiving
Marking the moment of Mother Teresa’s beatification on the morning of October 19, there will be a mass at St Peter’s Square, ...  | Read.. 
Markings on the boundary wall of Dum Dum jail where the five undertrials clambered down to get away on Thursday afternoon. The ladder was placed along the wall inside the prison compound. Picture by Pabitra Das
Hello, it's Friday, September 26, 2003
Road to avoid
AIDS rally
On stage
Shunya Se
physical, metaphysical, scientific, biological, a...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Dev AnandYou have a warm and loving nature. A thoughtful yet authoritative leader, you are ...Read.. 
Guest Column
With Calcuttans hitting the streets for pre-Puja shopping and millions expected to pour out during ...  | Read.. 
Clash erupts over puja subscription
Trouble broke out on Thursday afternoon between two groups of residents of ...  | Read.. 

Colliery dais for Durga
Coal hub Asansol lies 200 km away from Calcutta, but for pandal-hoppers of ...  | Read.. 

Blood dearer for patients of private clinics
Blood is dearer now in Calcutta and elsewhere in Bengal, after the Buddhade...  | Read.. 

Poor show by aid plan for slum women
Twenty-four months have elapsed but hardly five per cent of the 141 wards h...  | Read.. 

Jute innovator bags Delhi decoration
From a small-time villager to the managing director of one of Calcutta’s mo...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Three drown, one rescued during rites
State sure of medical seats
Valuables stolen
Flight rescheduled
Burglars held
Metro services hit
Calcutta Column More.. 
Pleasant face of customer service...
... & unpleasant
Route remedy