The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘Surface transport in Calcutta is very weak’
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, inaugurating the AJC Bose Road flyover

Green light for rapid transit
No entry for chaos and crawl; free passage for space and speed. Introducing improved modes of transport and traffic management is up priority street for the government....  | Read.. 
Army push for slash in water supply bill
Moved by an appeal from Fort William, the mayor is mulling a lower rate for the supply of filtered water to all government of...  | Read.. 
Dispelling doubts on diabetes
Is bitter gourd a cure for diabetes' What is the relationship between diabetes and heart disease' Should I have more cucum...  | Read.. 
Fire clearance for a fee
The state will levy a charge on buildings under construction for granting them a fire clearance. A nod from the fire brigade ...  | Read.. 
London lever to push Puja euphoria
It is the “ultimate jewel in Calcutta’s crown” that just needs to be “polished and packaged right”. ...  | Read.. 
Park Street, canopied with green, was once the city’s pride. Determined to restore its glory, some 60 students of St James’, Don Bosco Park Circus, La ...  | Read
Hello, it's Wednesday, August 20, 2003
Road to avoid
Japanese films
Varanasi in photos
Kids’ special
Vignettes of Varanasi
Varanasi, aka Benaras, is an ancient city, a Hindu...  | Read.. 
 It's Your Birthday So...
You are generous and enjoy sharing your prized possessions with your family. You have the ability to ...Read.. 
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  Fans pay for govt neglect
  Subhas Bhowmick
Social vibrancy amid Strand statuary
Not just jazz by the riverside. Folk music and dance, experimental theatre,...  | Read.. 

Single-handed teen terror
He is only 14 and his left hand was blown off three years ago in an explosi...  | Read.. 

Hospital shut in hour of reopening
Billed as one of Calcutta’s top multi-speciality hospitals, it was poised f...  | Read.. 

60 days to doc strike
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has given the government a two-month u...  | Read.. 

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Planet Mars to come calling
Tax tactics draw Opp flak
Power thefts
Pandal action
Pirated discs
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Tobacco taint on students
Ride request
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