The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Tata Tea shuts down Dooars estate
The Tata Tea-owned Damdim Tea Estate issued a lockout notice this morning after the gardenís managerial staff was kept confined to the office for 15 hours yesterday....  | Read.. 
Queue to look at garden of death
Five years since its closure, Kanthalguri Tea Estate has become a living spectre with deaths from starvation, malnutriti ...  | Read.. 
Jumbo found with tusk cut off
A wild elephant was found dead in the Diana river today, with one of its tusks sawn off by inexpert hands. ...  | Read.. 
Town under water
Heavy showers through the night have flooded parts of the town leaving 10,000 residents stranded. ...  | Read.. 
Sikkim faced with supply shortfall
Sikkimís stock of essential goods is fast running out as the main supply line, NH 31A, remains blocked following the lan ...  | Read.. 
Protest over road closure
Around 150 CPM supporters today courted arrest in Kalimpong to protest against the prolonged closure of NH 31A, which they a ...  | Read.. 
Back in school for love of students
They have retired from schools but their relation with the institutions is still intact. One of them is taking classes f ...  | Read.. 
Water scarcity locks out hydel plant
The one-year-old Daray Khola micro hydel project meant for lighting 170-odd houses in Lower Mamring, about 18km from here, h ...  | Read.. 
Witness turns out to be killer
A murder witness who committed suicide in a village near Daramdin, West Sikkim, last week was in fact one of the killers ...  | Read.. 
Hill painters change tack
Painters here have decided to change the face of art in the hills. ...  | Read.. 
Govt mulls agency to monitor land use
The land and land reforms department plans to form a corporation to check the misuse of land leased to investors and eve ...  | Read.. 
Cops reveal plot to nab duo
The two youths arrested with an AK-47 were remanded in police custody for four days by the chief judicial magistrate tod ...  | Read.. 
Bridge work delayed
An army convoy trundled down from Siliguri to Dalkhola today but could not progress further because of the unfinished approa ...  | Read.. 
The locked gate of the garden. (Biplab Basak)
Tata Tea shuts down Dooars estate
Two bodies found
Python freed
Nine held
Run over
Vendors out