The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
MCC kills Purulia landowner, injures 6
A member of a forest management group in Purulia, Jagadish Tiwary, was killed and six of his family injured when a mob attacked his home in Bansgara village late on Tuesday night....  | Read.. 
US envoy seeks end to tariff barriers
US ambassador to India Robert D. Blackwill today said Bengal had huge potential for investment in agro-based industries, ...  | Read.. 
City dacoity mastermind arrested
The mastermind of the recent robbery attempt at a house on Shakespeare Sarani was arrested last night from a remote pock ...  | Read.. 
Query salvo in power subsidy
The Bengal government has put the issue of subsidy on power in the West Bengal Electricity Regulatory Commission’s court. ...  | Read.. 
Gastro outbreak
One person died of gastroenteritis and 200 fell ill at Joynagar in South 24-Parganas, says a staff reporter. ...  | Read.. 
Rift in CPM on strike policy
The contradictions within the CPM vis-à-vis the utility of strikes as a political weapon came to the fore today with for ...  | Read.. 
IPS officers shuffled
The government today shuffled nine IPS officials, some of whom were promoted, says our correspondent. ...  | Read.. 
Tea garden officials shot at
The manager and assistant manager of a tea estate were shot at and wounded today in what appeared to be an attempted rob ...  | Read.. 
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee with Robert Blackwill at Writers’ Buildings. Picture by Pradip Sanyal