The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘We are not dependent on the CMC for the water we drink’
South Eastern Railway general manager, over lines being snapped for tax arrears

Seats for a fee spark melee
The state’s experiments with up-for-sale medical seats began on a violent note on Sunday, when the first-ever test for the million-rupee berths was marked by student protests, a lathicharge on doctors, arrests and threats of a 72-hour hungerstrike....  | Read.. 
Refuse dump at dry-tap retail door
Raising a stink, Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC)-style....  | Read.. 
Gang of four snatches cash
Four youths snatched Rs 58,000 from a newspaper agent early on Sunday on CR Avenue, in central Calcutta. When the man raised ...  | Read.. 
Ulfa link in housewife murder
Investigators probing the murder of a bank manager’s wife, at an apartment in Thakurpukur on July 31, claim to have found an ...  | Read.. 
Double trouble in hospital twin deaths
Lawyer sues SSKM over mother’s demise, Rajnis father threatens to go legal

Nineteen days after Rajnis Patel, 17, died at SSKM Hospital on June 1 — following complications arising out of a fractured le ...  | Read.. 
She may be the box-office queen of Bollywood, but that doesn’t stop her from taking time out when family beckons. The ninth birthday of Sai Nataraj Sh ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, August 18, 2003
Road to avoid
Chinese films
Laden is not My Friend
On September 11, 2001, life came to a standstill a...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Robert RedfordSomething mysterious about your personality attracts people. You never let a ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Autos, vans and traffic jams
  Junction nightmare in chaos corridor
DNA acquittal steers rape slur on jail staff
With the DNA tests carried out on the three constables, accused of raping a...  | Read.. 

CAS kits roll out in notified Zone I
The market leader has been the first off the blocks in initiating condition...  | Read.. 

Bypass, Setu sites for twin central bus terminals
The state transport department will construct two central bus terminuses he...  | Read.. 

Computers on Chetla children’s curriculum
Jeet is 12 years old and his mother is a sex-worker. Sunita’s father died f...  | Read.. 

Hotspots for holidays
The road less travelled is in, as is Southeast Asia. Jammu and Kashmir is b...  | Read.. 

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‘Abducted’ youth located in Mumbai
Drugged tea in jewellery heist
Civic projects
Protest rally
Thumbs Up
Calcutta Column More.. 
Counter to passenger benefit
Risky route