The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
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‘No marriage will be considered lawful without the HIV and thalassaemia test documents’
Bengal government officials

Blood test before nuptial knot
A marriage bureau in south Calcutta was looking for a suitable boy for a former high court judge’s daughter. A match was found and everything was proceeding according to plan till a test found that the groom was HIV-positive. The marriage was called ...  | Read.. 
Surgery bill cut in health pep-up pill
A pacemaker implant for Rs 45,000, a kidney transplant at less than a lakh and a valve-replacement surgery for as low as Rs 5...  | Read.. 
Buddha slew of sops for stage uplift
Taking a break from non-stop business talk, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee played a part closer to his heart on Sunday. On stage for...  | Read.. 
Under the flyover, it’s still go-slow
The AJC Bose Road flyover, inaugurated on August 19, may have been just four days behind schedule. But three months later, if...  | Read.. 
Golf-and-biz gala reaches for the future, drives far
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s persistent pitch to improve overseas perception of Bengal could soon get a rev-up from Finnish Form ...  | Read.. 
When he hits it, it stays hit. Former Indian skipper Kapil Dev drives high, hard and handsome on the Tollygunge Club fairways, on the final day of the ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, November 24, 2003
Road to avoid
Film fests
Close Encounters
Spotlight presents Close Encounters compris...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 It’s your birthday, so...
Family ranks higher than material success in your scheme of things. Music has a therapeutic value fo ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Lax staff leave drains dirty
  Reckless vendors, callous factory
Eagle tattoo clue to murder victim name
Till Saturday night, the dead youth was put down as ‘Flying Eagle’ in the r...  | Read.. 

Middle path for Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama, head of the Tibetan government in exile, regretted that the...  | Read.. 

Film fest on human rights
The US consulate-general will present the first Human Rights Watch Internat...  | Read.. 

Sleuths fudge figures to nail drug peddlers
Are the city police misusing the provisions of the Narcotic Drugs and Psych...  | Read.. 

Alternative forum for family fights
A permanent Lok Adalat — a longstanding recommendation of the Women’s Commi...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Woman succumbs to burns
Body found on expressway
Goon held
Video piracy raids
Gunny bag scare
Calcutta Column More.. 
Long walk home after cricket final
Dark passage