The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘Most parents fail to realise that their child is suffering from depression and treat the symptoms... as a passing phase’
Indian Psychiatric Association

Push for more, ruin the child
lAnita Chauhan, 12, a student of Class VII of a reputed Bowbazar school, would study for at least 10 hours a day to catch up with the first girl. But, in spite of her efforts, she could not do so. To make things worse, her parents hauled her up fo...  | Read.. 
Tannery owners face October deadline
Another ultimatum. Another deadline. Commerce and industry minister Nirupam Sen on Wednesday assured that construction of the...  | Read.. 
Strike dries fuel pumps
More than half the city’s petrol stations ran dry on Wednesday as employees of oil majors HPCL, BPCL and Indian Oil struck wo...  | Read.. 
Child cancer meet to focus on early checks
Five-year-old Sonal Jain was first diagnosed with a viral fever and then for a mouth infection by the general practitioner. A...  | Read.. 
War alters biz buzz for Saltlec firms
Infotech companies break out in cold sweat as battle cuts off project flow

After the economic downturn, it’s the drums of war. The worst is not yet over for the information technology (IT) firms. As t ...  | Read.. 
Singer Girija Devi was ready to leave for Paris to attend the Festival of India last week, but war broke out in Iraq. She fretted over the battle and ...  | Read
Hello, it's Thursday, March 27, 2003
Roads to avoid
Film fare
Art watch
Tracing footprints in sands of time
Not very many people remember Radha Charan Bagchi....  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Mariah Carey. You are intelligent and sensitive. Take a break from your hectic schedule and r ...Read.. 
  Uncover motive behind insurance bait
  Pure food of gods
  Weighty worry
The spreading web of crime on Net
Girl seeks friendship. Seeks friend for life....  | Read.. 

Counsel team to resolve hospital disputes
Alarmed at the deteriorating relationship between doctors and patients in g...  | Read.. 

Makeover, not pullout for trams
The government has no plans to phase out trams from the city. Instead, it h...  | Read.. 

Smart-card gate at Metro station
Nearly half a dozen urban transit projects — including the Metro Rail exten...  | Read.. 

Cop crackdown on ‘godmen’
Met a godman promising a magic cure' Call the cops....  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Power alert in north Calcutta
One killed as bus hits bike
Varsity protest
Fare hike
Khadim’s case
Hotel privatisation
Calcuttan of the Week More.. 
Crusader in fight for child rights
She was all of 22 years old when she joined the NGO, founded by her profess ...  | Read..