The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘We want to make sure that no teacher who fails to fulfil any aspect of the duty assigned to him/her... avails of financial and other benefits’
Suranjan Das, CU pro vice-chancellor

Pay-freeze stick for script scan
After realising that ultimatums do not work — at least, not with teachers who insist on staying away from the cumbersome task of checking answer-scripts — Calcutta University (CU) is all set to put words into action....  | Read.. 
Three men in a cab and a mix of melodies
A student of psychology and medicine from Germany, a leather merchant from France, a mechanical engineer from Calcutta. They ...  | Read.. 
Realtor pays with life for defying cash demand
A 45-year-old promoter, Ujjal Dey, was beaten to death on his doorstep at Sasthitala, in Howrah town, on Monday night, for re...  | Read.. 
Cab crushes bread queue
A woman in her mid-sixties and her neighbour’s five-year-old daughter were crushed to death under the wheels of a taxi that m...  | Read.. 
Start up firm and search no further
Presidency boy teaches US companies to boost Web visibility for Net gains

With more than one billion pages on the Web vying for your eyes only, it’s a mad numbers game on the Net. And topping a ‘sear ...  | Read.. 
Minutes after touchdown in town to shoot for Chokher Bali, Aishwarya Rai had said she was happy to be “in the city of Mother Teresa”. On Tuesda ...  | Read
Hello, it's Wednesday, December 18, 2002
Road to avoid
Awards ceremonies
Craft & stagecraft
Winkle Twinkle
It was a cold January morning in 1976. Sabyasachi ...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Brad Pitt, Steven Spielberg and Christina Aguilera. A year to realise your goals. Take things ...Read.. 
We ask you Answer
  No burdens on taxed citizens
  Nazeeb Arif
Masters in peace and security
Calcutta University (CU) is poised to sign an MoU with the US-based Univers...  | Read.. 

Bankmen on attachment drive heckled
Senior officers of Allahabad Bank were heckled by a mob in Behala on Tuesda...  | Read.. 

Mishra stress on preventive medicare
Over 400 endocrinologists from the country and abroad, in a series of brain...  | Read.. 

Man arrested from runway
Jawans of the CISF arrested an intruder near the runway of Netaji Subhash C...  | Read.. 

Friend’s killer in cop net
Rajiv Dey, alias Mota Pintu, was rounded up from a house in Market Street b...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Woman tries to kill self at Kali temple
One hurt in Salt Lake blaze
Fire at factory
Heroin haul
Civic audit
Criminal caught
Calcutta Column More.. 
Cruel foes of feathered flock
Sour note