The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Scorcher in early summer
Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee ended the suspense over the timing of the Lok Sabha elections when he told the BJP national executive today: “I hope that a new government would be in place by April-end.” ...  | Read.. 
Anti-Congress stalwart Hegde dies at 77
Former Karnataka chief minister and Union commerce minister Ramakrishna Hegde, who played a key role in shaping non-Congress Opposition, died at his house here today after a prolonged illness. ...  | Read.. 
IIMs work behind the scenes
The Indian institutes of management are tapping their alumni to present before the Prime Minister’s Office and senior coalition leaders the schools’ case against the pressure tactics of the human resource development min ...  | Read.. 
Referee ball in PM court
Three names with law ministry on Lyngdoh successor
Atal Bihari Vajpayee will have no problem appointing a person of his choice chief election commissioner when J.M. Lyngdoh retires in the first week of February as the decisio ...  | Read.. 
People have the right to say what they like

on protests against him in Mumbai
Laloo works on doubting duo
Sonia Gandhi’s drive to put together an alliance against the Vajpayee coalition gathered speed ...  | Read..
Quick to ban book, little to show in jobs
The Left Front government took less than a week to ban Taslima Nasreen’s book on the excuse tha ...  | Read..
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Traffic busy on southern platform
The Pattali Makkal Katchi today decided to quit the central coalition ...   | Read.. 
Bengal More.. 
Tax on top in Mamata plot
In her first public appearance since bagging the Union coal and mines ...   | Read.. 
International More.. 
Israel invitation to Syria falls on deaf ears
Israel’s President today invited Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to visit ...   | Read.. 
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Indian Bank, EB draw 1-1
Fancied East Bengal could not cling on to a lead and were held 1-1 by ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta More.. 
Clout cloud over 30-month hunt
Two-and-a-half years after the 26-year-old man went missing under mysterious ...   | Read.. 
Opinion More.. 
Plan for a socialist capital
In my brief time in the government I carried more than one albatross around ...   | Read.. 
Business More.. 
Two-way traffic in FII overdrive
Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) who helped hoist markets so high, s ...   | Read.. 
At Leisure More.. 
British hit in film-making, miss in going
Britain cemented its status as the world’s most important film centre ...   | Read..