The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘We can’t send away babies who have been turned away from every other place’
Anup Mandal, superintendent, B.C. Roy Memorial Hospital for Children

Din of demands, cry of despair
One death in the past 24 hours. B.C. Memorial Hospital for Children started its limp back to normalcy. But there was no escaping the shadow of 14 deaths in the first two days of September....  | Read.. 
Decibel drama shatters calm
“My son is dying…the doctors have told me there is nothing much to do…Can you please tell them to switch off the loudspeak...  | Read.. 
Back at last outpost of hope
the last stop for so many kids before death. Yet, there’s no stopping parents bringing their children to this Narkeldanga ho...  | Read.. 
The friends they made, the food they hated
A glass of milk, ice creams and chocolates everyday, at anytime. Bathing in running water. Eating nutritious, healthy food. S...  | Read.. 
Fewer babies for fewer deaths
Scene of 1994 crib tragedy moves to pre-empt rerun

Want to keep the baby-death toll down' Just ask the parents to take them home. With the horror story at the B.C. Roy Memorial ...  | Read.. 
A mother with her children at a second-floor window of B.C. Roy hospital. Picture by Pradip Sanyal
Hello, it's Wednesday, September 04, 2002
Roads to avoid
Music festival
Magic of rhythm
Remembering legends
Keya, a collage of plays comprising some o...  | Read.. 
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Guardians demand fee-hike rollback
Protesting the recent fee hike, parents of Calcutta Boys School students un...  | Read.. 

A dream of development rising from the ashes
A phoenix took wing 45 years ago. Born out of the ashes of a rural Midnapor...  | Read.. 

Gold racket bust nets constable
A constable of Lake police station was arrested in the Baranagar area on Tu...  | Read.. 

3 students shown exit door
Following a directive from the Central Selection Committee, three engineeri...  | Read.. 

Youth held for bank fraud
A doctor lost his chequebook in Chitpore, north Calcutta, on November 22, 2...  | Read.. 

CII push for need-based syllabus in tech schools
The Confederation of India Industry (CII) has urged the West Bengal technic...  | Read.. 

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