The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
?The park you see today is the combined effort of residents?
Bangur Avenue ?D?block dweller

Medical student slashes wrists
Madhusudan Sau, February 1999. Saumitra Biswas, August 2001. Arijit Datta, February 2003. Praveen Gupta, February 2003. The list of students of R.G. Kar Medical College and Hospital, striving to end, rather than make, their lives is growing alarmingl...  | Read.. 
High on fashion, Italian style
A grand and glittering feast for the eyes was laid out on Sunday evening in the Sculpture Gallery of Victoria Memorial Hall, ...  | Read.. 
Realtors driven out, plot turns into park
Resident resolve has not only resisted the realtor road-roller on Bangur Avenue, but also managed to make some flowers bloom ...  | Read.. 
Cash demands block mega rail project
Goons, who local CPM leaders admit are party supporters, have derailed work on a mega railway project. The Rs 7.32-crore exer...  | Read.. 
Mix-and-mortar builds best
Architects seek citizen role in improving urbanscape

Architecture for the people should also be ? at least to some extent ? by the people. Architects and town plann ...  | Read.. 
Renato Balestra?s Carmen dress in black velvet and red ruffles at the Victoria Memorial display of Italian fashion down 50 years. Picture by Pabitra D ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, February 17, 2003
Roads to avoid
Antiquity and modernity
Chhattisgarh is a potent combination of the old an...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
John McEnroe. You believe in Karma.You are strong-willed, even stubborn at times. You seek a ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Water woes, landgrab tales
  Left high and dry by booster stations
Grain market trade bandh on Tuesday
The foodgrain and allied wholesale markets in the city will remain closed o...  | Read.. 

Growth code for Salt Lake
After Calcutta, it is Salt Lake?s turn to grow. The state government, with ...  | Read.. 

Earthworm protest, rally halt traffic
Two hundred residents of Beleghata, protesting against an earthworm flowing...  | Read.. 

Books and beyond, to learn and earn
It started as an attempt by school students to reach out to the less fortun...  | Read.. 

Class crisis in faculty cut
There are too few teachers for too many classes in several under-graduate c...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Four arrests bust fake passport ring
Wanted goon in cop net
Police medals
Bus mishap
Thumbs Up
Calcutta Column More.. 
Cops inert, cabbies indifferent
Dog dismay