The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Relief plan with land rider
State agriculture minister Naren De today conceded that the state government was not in a position to save all the drought-hit land holdings in north Bengal by utilising the available groundwater reserves in the region....  | Read.. 
Job poser foxes ministers
Water is not the only problem in the drought-prone district, the poor people need work to sustain themselves for the rest of ...  | Read.. 
Region package on the anvil
The Centre is considering special measures for the development of north Bengal. The plan could include a 10-year tax rel ...  | Read.. 
Brother held for murder
The body of Majinur Hossain (21) was exhumed today after his wife lodged a complaint with the police that he was murdere ...  | Read.. 
Rent rage behind killing
Investigations have revealed that a dispute over rent may have led Sekhar Roy to brutally kill his landlady Lucy Doma Ch ...  | Read.. 
Man found dead on train
A man was found dead in a compartment of the Up Delhi-Farakka Express at Malda station today, while a pantry-car attenda ...  | Read.. 
British envoy at CII meet
After inviting entrepreneurs from different parts of the country to set up manufacturing units in north Bengal, the Conf ...  | Read.. 
Row over invitation
As thousands of people gathered at Siliguri Junction to mark the 125th year of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) t ...  | Read.. 
125 years on and chugging, heritage on wheels still rocks
Lord Lytton arrives in Siliguri to inaugurate Tiny, the first DHR engine between Siliguri and Tindharia. The Tiny, when ...  | Read.. 
3 robbers arrested
Three robbers were arrested from Subhasini Tea Estate under Jaigaon police station of the Alipurduar subdivision today. ...  | Read.. 
Man killed in banana tree row
Septuagenarian Gour Sarkar was beaten to death by a group of youths at Barovita in the Harirampur police station area to ...  | Read.. 
Widow plea on lost cheque
The widow of a government servant has approached the Kalimpong Consumer Association over a cheque worth Rs 2.9 lakh her hu ...  | Read.. 
Cell number key to murder arrests
A mobile phone number has led to the arrest of the murderers of a young contractor of the town. ...  | Read.. 
Smugglers get away
A range officer and his team of forest guards were assaulted last evening at Shishubari under Madarihat range of Cooch B ...  | Read.. 
Queen of the Hills, the narrow-gauge train, and Queen of Dooars, the broad-gauge locomotive, pull out of Siliguri Junction. A Telegraph picture
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