The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Bandh cry on day of double whammy
Mamata Banerjee found her voice over two months after a near wipeout of the Trinamul Congress in Bengal, but the language she spoke was of yore: bandh. ...  | Read.. 
Snap check on college truants
Calcutta University today decided to run regular checks on the day-to-day academic functioning in about 200 undergraduate c ...  | Read.. 
Minister pilots new ration card
The ration card is staging a strong comeback. ...  | Read.. 
Brew, bane of elephants
Devastation of their natural habitat is pushing elephants out of forests and closer to human settlements, where the comb ...  | Read.. 
Stress on facilities in tourism plan rejig
The tourism department will not make any promotional investment, like purchasing and operating tourist buses or building ...  | Read.. 
Mamata Banerjee (top) pauses while addressing the rally at Esplanade; Sachin Pilot (above) gears up near the Gandhi statue as Priya Ranjan Das Munshi looks on. Pictures by Pradip Sanyal and Amit Datta