The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Party fear stems autonomy bid
In the end, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee’s bid to grant autonomy to Presidency College only amounted to giving it a few additional powers while holding on to the two most vital components: academics and recruitment....  | Read.. 
Stipends arrive at closed garden after two years
Students of the closed Bharnobari tea estate today were handed stipends that had been kept from them by the owner for th ...  | Read.. 
Funds unused as villages go power-less
Large swathes of forest area remain mired in darkness with the West Bengal State Electricity Board failing to utilise funds ...  | Read.. 
Assault charge against cop
A businessman here has accused an additional superintendent of police of assaulting him in his chamber yesterday. ...  | Read.. 
Wet coal sparks blackouts
Damp coal at the Kolaghat plant has pushed the power situation in the state to the brink of crisis. ...  | Read.. 
30 arrested as police go on cartridge hunt
Around 30 people, including the son of the local panchayat pradhan, were arrested from a village here after police launc ...  | Read.. 
Civic move hits road blockades
The Trinamul Congress, SUCI and the Forward Bloc have started separate movements in protest against the municipality’s a ...  | Read.. 
Probe into drug dose
The Jalpaiguri health department has ordered an inquiry into the incident in which four children fell ill after consumin ...  | Read.. 
Kangaroo justice for pregnant girl
A superintendent of a hostel here was forced to marry a boarder after a village shalisi ruled that it was the onl ...  | Read.. 
23 injured in three accidents
Twenty-three people have been injured in three accidents in the past 24 hours. ...  | Read.. 
Clinics under waste scanner
The Siliguri Municipal Corporation will soon launch a drive on nursing homes and private clinics, a move allegedly triggered ...  | Read.. 
IGNOU to open centre
Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) will soon hold classes at Lal bahadur Shastri Vidyapith in Bhetaguri under the Din ...  | Read.. 
On-screen art with an urban touch
Digital painting is here to stay. ...  | Read.. 
Tibetan team eyes China meet
A group of sportsmen with Tibetan roots will haunt the Chinese Olympic dream next year. ...  | Read.. 
Juvenile board & welfare panel soon
Darjeeling district will soon have a Juvenile Justice Board and a Child Welfare Committee. ...  | Read.. 
Members of the Citu-affiliated Integrated Child Development Scheme Workers’ Union blocked the Guwahati-bound Rajdhani Express at Jalpaiguri Road stati ...  | Read
BSNL staff strike
College clash
Body found
Snake bite
Rail fine