The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
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‘Some mechanism must be in place to teach them (the transport lobby on strike) a lesson’
A Calcuttan in distress

This is what strikes do to people. Jaya may have handled it differently
Striking transporters held a city to ransom on Tuesday, making Calcuttans pay for venturing out of home in search of transport and catching visitors unawares by the taxis and buses missing in action....  | Read.. 
SPIN doctors in unity sonata
Competition is fine, but there is always a window for collaboration for collective improvement. Recognising the need for shar...  | Read.. 
Court refuses student plea to see script
An unsuccessful candidate of this year’s Higher Secondary examination broke down in the courtroom on Tuesday when the judge r...  | Read.. 
Sleuths round up criminal duo
Two criminals owing allegiance to Sheikh Vinod, currently in jail, were arrested by sleuths of the detective department early...  | Read.. 
Capital clean chit for CAS capability
Technically, Calcutta is CAS capable. Politically, the cloud over CAS has darkened...  | Read.. 
(From left): A family reaching Howrah station on Tuesday afternoon trudges past the desetered taxi ...  | Read
Hello, it's Wednesday, August 27, 2003
Road to avoid
Chokher Bali
Based on Rabindranath Tagore's novel of the s...  | Read.. 
 It's Your Birthday So...
Philosophy, religion and spirituality interest you. You are dreamy and imaginative and may not care ...Read.. 
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  Price-hike axe on galleries
Jammers in jails to quell cellphones
The government is working on a proposal to instal jammers in three high-sec...  | Read.. 

Varsity tie-up costs Academy its arts course
The three-year diploma course conducted by the Academy of Fine Arts has sto...  | Read.. 

Jail donations bail out Iti
For 48 prisoners of Alipore Central Jail, Tuesday was a day they will never...  | Read.. 

Park drive on sticky pitch
Games of a different kind are being played out in neighbourhood greens...  | Read.. 

Five at fake medicine schools held
Pradip Biswas, a matriculate dismissed from the state health department in ...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Civic official jailed for fraud
14 shops gutted in fire
Bail rejected
Train cancelled
Talent test
Dhapa expansion
Calcutta Column More.. 
Dark hours for state healthcare
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