The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘We want to make the system of issuing liquor licences hassle-free’
Satish Tewari, excise commissioner

Couple slashed on doorstep
A yet-to-be identified assailant used a dagger to send a grievously-wounded bank manager to hospital after stabbing his wife to death at the door of their Thakurpukur apartment on Thursday afternoon....  | Read.. 
Artery-to-artery graft boon for soccer coach
Amal Dutta, of “fluid diamond” fame, will be fit to kick a football in a few weeks. The veteran coach was discharged from Apo...  | Read.. 
No cut in cable bill for August
Addressability, or the conditional access system (CAS), is just a month away for Calcutta Zone I. But the government-proposed...  | Read.. 
Enter, B-school twin
From Joka to Agarpara. The premier one is on the southern fringes of the city and in a year’s time, Calcutta will have anothe...  | Read.. 
Liquor cheer to fill the coffers
Andhra-style excise policy opens door for more off-shops

Free flow is one way out of a funds crunch. So now, pay a fat sum of Rs 2 to 3 lakh and grab a licence for a foreign liquor o ...  | Read.. 
One film at a time is the motto of Lady Long Legs. Sonali Bendre bowled over audiences at a fashion show on Thursday evening, holding forth on why she ...  | Read
Hello, it's Friday, August 01, 2003
Road to avoid
Hard Talk
Telefilm fest
Anniversary soiree
Nokshi Kanthar Maath
was Nokshi Kanthar Maath a folk verse-narrative o...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Arun Lal, cricketer.You always stand out in a crowd and seldom lose sight of your goals. People admi ...Read.. 
  Set house right before setting sights elsewhere
  Red signal for greenery
  Flesh fair
Victoria deep tubewells yield arsenic
The civic authorities have sealed the deep tubewells at Victoria Memorial ...  | Read.. 

Short-route state buses to rein in autos
The transport department has decided to ply short-distance buses in the cit...  | Read.. 

Court strikes down P&T axe orders
Justice Pinaki Ghosh of Calcutta High Court on Thursday observed that centr...  | Read.. 

Assault over snag cripples Metro
Metro Railway services ground to a halt for two hours on Thursday afternoon...  | Read.. 

Port harbour for mafia raj
• Rs 570 per 30-ft container...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Chinese team grills Biswas tenants
Special trains for Chennai
Two killed, one hurt
Temple marriage
Bribe returned
Shop heist
Calcuttan of the Week More.. 
All in the the name of the Bard
A huge pile of books on Rabindranath Tagore eats up half the settee in Subh ...  | Read..