The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘Will the US or the UK ever allow an Indian doctor to practise without the approval of the council there'’
West Bengal Medical Council official

Fuel switch drill for sweet shops
For those hooked on kada-paaker sandesh made after a slow churning of the chhana over the coal-fired clay oven of your neighbourhood sweet shop, the state government has fired a smoke alarm....  | Read.. 
Mayor on private-aid hunt for schools
Mayor Subrata Mukherjee on Sunday began to look around for private capital to underwrite the cost of the free primary schools...  | Read.. 
Talks date set for polybag ban in civic markets
The West Bengal Pollution Control Board (PCB) has embarked on a special drive against the use of plastic in the marketplace....  | Read.. 
Drive in the dark to airport
Headed for the airport after dusk' Be prepared to drive in the dark for a two-and-a-half km stretch of VIP Road. For, the mer...  | Read.. 
Theft tale saves Bhutia bag
The ball is running for Bhaichung Bhutia. Having started the season looking fit and hungry for goals, the East Bengal ...  | Read.. 
A giant leap, from Calcutta to Olympia, to be part of The Cultural Olympiad. Priti Patel (centre) and her Anjika Manipuri Dance troupe are busy rehear ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, June 30, 2003
Roads to avoid
This is the story of little Chhimi. Born in...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Mike Tyson You are expressive and warm. It’s almost impossible for you to feign emotions. You ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Party roots in illegal roofs
  Drinking water used to wash cars
Litter litany amid the refuse
Posters on walls, messages on billboards, schoolchildren taking up brooms, ...  | Read.. 

Community policing by the NYPD rulebook
Community policing — a much-hyped concept during a flop project half a deca...  | Read.. 

Licence leash on foreign doctors
Goaded by the city’s powerful lobby of medical practitioners, the governmen...  | Read.. 

Reliance shop forced shut before opening
Reliance Infocomm Ltd, already in the eye of the “killer cable” storm, has ...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
JEE results on Board website after 4 pm
Man run over, killed by auto
Housewife suicide
Councillor dies
Power cuts
Thumbs Up
Calcutta Column More.. 
Spare the jaywalkers, clear roads
Weight watch