The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘The time has come to make school syllabi more value-based’
Principal of a Calcutta school

Moral lessons in class syllabi
Shaken by recent cases of youngsters turning to crime in the hope of grabbing the limelight, schools are introducing moral science classes to wean them away from the primrose path....  | Read.. 
Jailer loses bedroom battle to Ansari
The jailer has been robbed of the security of his bedroom by one of his own inmates....  | Read.. 
Stoneman shadow on slaying
To early morning-walkers, it seemed the elusive Stoneman had struck again. The sight that greeted them in Shibpur’s Gangadhar...  | Read.. 
Trekker falls into ditch, two killed
Two persons were killed and seven seriously injured in Howrah when a Trekker skidded off the road and overturned into a roads...  | Read.. 
Bitter tale of cottage cheese
Milk curdled with nitric acid for firmer chhana, claim consumers

Is your sandesh or rosogolla laced with nitric acid' If there is any truth in the complaints made by consumer g ...  | Read.. 
Indian cricket’s first lady Dona Ganguly and daughter Sana pore over a series of watercolours by Swaroop Mukerji at the Ganguly residence on Tuesday. ...  | Read
Hello, it's Wednesday, March 12, 2003
Roads to avoid
Photo montage
Art watch
Three decades of Sayak
Aswacharit (picture above) by Kalyani Nat...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Falguni Pathak. You are ambitious and will excel in sports. It’s time for some major changes ...Read.. 
We ask you Answer
  New station, less congestion
  Arijit Roy Chowdhury
US tightens cargo rules
Calcutta’s trading community on Tuesday got a taste of what it means to con...  | Read.. 

Cablemen in blackout cry
With all efforts to improve cash flow from the ground coming to nought, RPG...  | Read.. 

Medical college entry on Delhi Board quota
Good news at last for students who missed the bus during the Joint Entranc...  | Read.. 

ATM account broken into
A senior executive of a private firm, who had written the PIN (or access co...  | Read.. 

Nod for 5 more fast-track courts
Five more fast-track courts are set to start functioning at the city sessio...  | Read.. 

Doctors divided on agitation
A rift developed among doctors affiliated to the Indian Medical Association...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Couple injured in shanty fire
Two picked up in Phulbagan
Goon arrested
Forged letter
Foundation day
Power theft
Calcutta Column More.. 
Few to issue a ticket to ride
Bill bother