The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
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‘I don’t think playing with human life should cost only Rs 25,000’
Ashima Naskar, surgery victim

Rs 25000 tab for five-year torment
A simple measure of 45.7 mm x 36.1 mm x 21.8 mm of uterus left over after “total hysterectomy”. Five years of suppression of facts. Five years of continual “profuse” bleeding. The cost of it all — Rs 25,000 only....  | Read.. 
French affair with a local accent
A fresh French accent with pronounced local overtones. That is what Alliance Francaise de Calcutta (AFC) has set out to acqui...  | Read.. 
Court hands CMC axe for water tax
The civic authorities can now disconnect as many water-lines as they want — all except three in the entire city — in a bid to...  | Read.. 
April arrival for fire-fight fee
Come April, and owners will have to cough up a hefty amount in case of a fire in a commercial establishment, located in the c...  | Read.. 
Whine-time over tipple toll
Park Street restaurants seek rollback of litreage levy hike

Calcutta’s once-favourite food corridor is struggling to serve it up and dish it out. Smarting under a sweeping “30 per cent ...  | Read.. 
Rajmata Gayatri Devi of Jaipur chats with Moon Moon Sen at the wedding of Kumari Kriti Devi of the Tripura royal family and Yuvraj Yogeshwar Singh of ...  | Read
Hello, it's Thursday, February 20, 2003
Roads to avoid
Music store
On stage
Book fair
Girish Karnad's Hayavadana appears on ...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Cindy Crawford. You are very instinctive. You enjoy company and believe in sharing. It’s tim ...Read.. 
  A faulty system that spares those at fault
  Unsafe streets
  Not a stray effort
No takers for poverty-line cards: Mayor
There are no real takers for the below-poverty line (BPL) card in Calcutta....  | Read.. 

Staying afloat, away from the liquor
“Hi. I’m Alex. I’m an alcoholic and I am a member of Alcoholics Anonymous (...  | Read.. 

Another expression of a protean talent
Amal Ghosh, the artist who used to teach enamel painting at an institution ...  | Read.. 

Demolish drive on VIP Road structures
All illegal structures on VIP Road, including traffic signals, billboards a...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Two killed while crossing road
Road mishaps in Howrah
Crushed to death
Presidency seminar
Woman kills self
Vivekananda meet
Calcuttan of the Week More.. 
A good sport with a healer hand
riding, shooting, swimming, cycling… She gave it all up for a medical educa ...  | Read..