The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘My government is going to ensure that teachers working in these institutions are not harassed’
Kanti Biswas, state school education minister

Schools slam doors on DA
Months after a Supreme Court ruling allowed governments a larger say in the day-to-day affairs of minority educational institutions availing of state assistance, such schools have already started giving the aid a wide berth....  | Read.. 
It’s the players who matter in theatre of life
The youngest is four years old, the oldest, over 30. They bond together and treat each other as equals, laughing, talking and...  | Read.. 
Father foils teen kidnap
Father courage saved the day for his teenaged girl, on Tuesday afternoon, and scripted a rare chapter of bravery on the stree...  | Read.. 
Shut-off shadow on World Cup eve
With 12 days to go for the first ball to be bowled in the World Cup, a dispute over numbers between broadcaster and multi-sys...  | Read.. 
Bandobast burden too beefy
Govt seeks video conference, court in jail to cut security costs

Rupees 17,000 and plenty of problems — that’s what it’s costing the government to take Aftab Ansari to court every time. Ansa ...  | Read.. 
From Sushmita Sen to Rituparna Sengupta. Calcutta boy Sharad Kapoor has more than a bit of Bengal in him. These days, he is busy in Bangladesh, shooti ...  | Read
Hello, it's Wednesday, January 29, 2003
Road to avoid
Desh pavilion
Music mela
On stage
Hannah and Hanna
Hannah is a teenage girl living in Margate. Hanna...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
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  Parallel centre in power ploy
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Minister in U-turn on Great Eastern staff status
Faced with stiff opposition from 500-odd employees, the government changed ...  | Read.. 

April rain check for water tax
Under pressure from the Left Front constituents, chief minister Buddhadeb B...  | Read.. 

Mayor’s storey sop for legal houses
Forced on the backfoot by the popular backlash to his move to legitimise ne...  | Read.. 

Word power for Nippon tech trek
‘Attention IT member exporters and IT students. Golden opportunity to learn...  | Read.. 

Books bind while culture cries
Books that bind, books that battle de-unifying forces, books that combat cu...  | Read.. 

SFI inches into new private colleges
After capturing students’ unions in nearly 74 under-graduate colleges in Ca...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Cops chided for illegal traffic lights
HC order on teacher dues
Water protest
Post for city judge
Madhupur stop
Varsity attack
Calcutta Column More.. 
Ring the airport for rudeness
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