The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘It has been a long-cherished dream... and I am grateful to the West Bengal chief minister’
S.S. Badrinath, eye surgeon and chairman, Sankara Nethralaya

Lorry mows down three on footpath
Three persons were killed on the spot and three others critically injured when a sand-laden lorry spun out of control and mounted a pavement on R.G. Kar Hospital Road, in north Calcutta, on Tuesday morning. Later in the day, the police blamed the ris...  | Read.. 
United to make a thousand flowers bloom
Amar samanya baganta dekhe jabe na (Won’t you see my humble garden before you leave)'” These words from the tiny, sol...  | Read.. 
Visa-off card fee slashed
The government on Tuesday slashed by a third the fee for Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards. According to a circular issued...  | Read.. 
Court’s triple blow to sleuths
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) were reprimanded by Calcutta High C...  | Read.. 
District pressure on child hospital
The findings of the inquiry into the baby deaths at the B.C. Roy Memorial Hospital for Children have not been declared, but ...  | Read.. 
Aparna Sen and Saba Ali Khan at the inauguration of Art in Life, an exhibition at CIMA Gallery, on Tuesday. Saba, daughter of Sharmila Tagore and Nawa ...  | Read
Hello, it's Wednesday, September 18, 2002
Roads to avoid
Jewellery show
Album launch
Paintings on display
The reality of vision
Gallerie 88’s current solo (and simultaneous) exhi...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Shabana Azmi. Willpower and courage are your assets. You perform remarkably well under pressu ...Read.. 
We ask you Answer
  Verdict to move out of court
‘Temple of the eye’ to open doors in January
For hundreds of Calcuttans who flock to Sankara Nethralaya, in Chennai, to ...  | Read.. 

Top guns drawn to protect the stars
Michael Jackson moon-walking in Mumbai, Sachin Tendulkar out for a quiet di...  | Read.. 

School slams language divide
The authorities of South Point have lodged an official complaint with the g...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Script-back order to HS Council
Baby’s body found in vat
Lawyer ceasework
Man run over
Dacoity bid
Girl killed
Calcutta Column More.. 
No time for games outside class
Leaf of doubt