The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Defence nod to Bagdogra upgrade
The defence ministry has issued a no-objection certificate to the Bengal government regarding the proposed upgrade of Bagdogra airport to international status....  | Read.. 
Cricket can wait, try the pool
He doesn’t like the “disabled” label. ...  | Read.. 
Guha aid for Belakoba victims
Veteran Forward Bloc leader Kamal Guha today handed over around Rs 2 lakh to the families of the six persons who died, a ...  | Read.. 
Care for animals, humans can trek
As far as the healthcare system is concerned, animals are better off in this sleepy hamlet than humans. ...  | Read.. 
Spot checks to deter illegal water users
Administrative efforts are on to tackle the acute water crisis in town and the axe is about to fall on illegal water users. ...  | Read.. 
CM visit shuts down school
Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s visit tomorrow came as a windfall to students of Madarihat High School, ...  | Read.. 
Protest over VIP repair
More than 200 people stopped PWD officials from repairing a damaged stretch of NH 31C on the eve of the chief minister’s ...  | Read.. 
Mini hydel plants for hills
Plans are afoot to set up 10 mini-hydel projects, each having a capacity to generate 50 KW of electricity, to strengthen ...  | Read.. 
Councillor in building row
Malda district magistrate Chittaranjan Das has ordered an inquiry into the illegal construction of a multi-storeyed buil ...  | Read.. 
Bangla boy flees hospital
A 13-year old Bangladeshi boy today fled from South Dinajpur district hospital where he was being treated for an injury. ...  | Read.. 
College, NBU trade charges
Swapna Mukherjee, a member of the governing body of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad BEd College, today came down heavily on Nort ...  | Read.. 
CPM back to tiller sops
The chief minister will bestow the right to cultivate government plots on landless peasants in Nandigram and neighbouring ar ...  | Read.. 
Hill homage
Administrative officials brought traffic to a standstill in the hill town today to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi, who was ...  | Read.. 
Villagers in Malda collect dry leaves to be used as fuel. Picture by Surajit Roy
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