The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘What do students have to do with Vajpayee’s life'’
Jyoti Basu, on the UGC chief’s note pushing a book on the Prime Minister

Varsities brook no Vajpayee book
A letter from University Grants Commission chairman Arun Nigavekar to vice-chancellors of three universities requesting them to buy copies of a book on Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as “reference material”, has sparked a war of words....  | Read.. 
Foot the bill to battle the blaze
New York has not done it, nor has London, not to speak of desi cousins Mumbai and Delhi. But Calcutta has decided to r...  | Read.. 
Pay dearly for a drop of blood
After the hospital bill, it’s time for the tag on a blood pouch to wear a more a forbidding look. ...  | Read.. 
Girl felled by ‘immersion’ firecracker
Seven-year-old Puja Sarkar was killed on Saturday when hit by a banned firecracker burst by a group of youths during a Jagadd...  | Read.. 
One fast forward, one pause, but both make sweets
Both are mithai shops in the city’s business hub. Both have been around for a long, long time. Both have distinctive f ...  | Read.. 
The air was crisp and the atmosphere alive with an “electric energy”. Audiences moved around the garden at Sovabazar Rajbari, catching fleeting glimps ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, November 18, 2002
Roads to avoid
Rights rally
Rail show
Pashapashi Eka
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CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Chloe Sevigny, actress. You’ll have to shoulder a lot of responsibility. Property and family ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Sting squadron no problem
  Grab a meal by the marketside
Faster funds, swifter research
Stung by the criticism that Calcutta University (CU) is diverting research ...  | Read.. 

Leather warcry over power
Traffic was paralysed for hours on the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass on Sunda...  | Read.. 

Vitamin alert in diabetes watch
Alarmed at the rising incidence of toxic effects among diabetics, caused by...  | Read.. 

Pushback to Part I raises pressure cry on campus
A Calcutta University decision to push back the dates for next year’s Part ...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Campus up in arms over dismissals
Buzz of alarm at bank branch
Bodies recovered
Thana gherao
Thumbs Up
Calcutta Column More.. 
Circular boon for commuters
Cramped post