The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Crashing welcome to Sonia
Sonia Gandhi declined to accept the post of Prime Minister this evening, even writing a letter expressing regret, but relented after hours of persuasion by party leaders and key allies, helped along by Rahul and Priyanka, Congress sources said. ...  | Read.. 
Left smells rightwing
Left leaders today accused the BJP of deliberately “destabilising” the stock market to discredit them. ...  | Read.. 
Squabble time for politicians
The bottom fell out of the stock market on Manic Monday — but the politicians weren’t bothered that the retail investor was losing his shirt and had no hope of rescuing his investment by selling stocks that no one want ...  | Read.. 
22 minutes of madness
A Congress government — leading a coalition this time — is taking charge with Manmohan Singh possibly as finance minister with a crisis hanging over its head in an eerie reru ...  | Read.. 
Shareholders and investors shout anti-Congress slogans in front of the Bombay Stock Exchange building on Monday. (Reuters)
There is blood in the market

Bengal braces for tremors
The tremors that shook the Bombay Stock Exchange are bound to reach Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s B ...  | Read..
Voting in Manipur peaceful
Voting in 13 polling centres in the Vangai range of Churachandpur district and repoll in eight ...  | Read..
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Bloodbath and nowhere to escape
There is blood in the market ...   | Read.. 
Bengal More.. 
Congress claims exalted status...
A resurgent Congress today claimed it was the main Opposition party in ...   | Read.. 
International More.. 
Suicide blast kills council head, blow to US
A suicide car bomber killed the head of Iraq’s governing council today, a ...   | Read.. 
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India, South Africa may ‘intervene’
The International Cricket Council (ICC), which is working “behind the ...   | Read.. 
Calcutta More.. 
Care can spare you heart scare
Visit your cardiologist before your heart misses a beat. ...   | Read.. 
Opinion More.. 
No fullstops to blunder
[History] Gives too late ...   | Read.. 

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Braveheart LIC turns buyer
The Life Insurance Corporation (LIC), the largest domestic equity investor ...   | Read.. 
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Cannes close shave for Chameli ace
The acclaimed Indian director Sudhir Mishra, who narrowly escaped a dr ...   | Read..