The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
?Never have I seen such darkness at 2.30 in the afternoon?
Somen Mitra, Congress leader

Not since ?78 such darkness
Nature took an ominous turn over Calcutta on Friday afternoon. For about an hour beginning 1.55 pm, the whole of the city and a radius of about 30 km from its centre was in pitch darkness. It was as if a total eclipse of the sun had taken place....  | Read.. 
As bad as it gets, all over
NORTH...  | Read.. 
Cloud cover, crime spurt
The crimes are not new; they are committed every day in the streets of Calcutta. Neither is the modus operandi of the crimina...  | Read.. 
Arrests bust arms racket
Police busted an inter-state gang of arms dealers with the arrest of three persons in the city and its neighbourhood on Frida...  | Read.. 
Scary solar eclipse at noon
Darkness in the afternoon; downpour till evening. As an ominous cloud cover precipitated into a cloudburst, Calcutta was c ...  | Read.. 
Not since ?78 such darkness
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Literary meet
Soiree of chansons
Paintbrush passion
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