The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘We are helpless’
Asim Barman, health secretary, on 30 senior doctors resigning to take up private practice

Drinking water turns dirtier
At least 20 per cent of samples faecally contaminated....  | Read.. 
CAT-II on runway for safer landings
Calcutta airport will finally become a safer place to land, through fog or foul weather....  | Read.. 
Docs desert state hospitals
Around 30 senior doctors of government hospitals have decided to quit, creating a vacuum that the administration may find dif...  | Read.. 
Poison kills mother, tots
A woman committed suicide by consuming poison at her Mahestala home after she found her two toddlers unconscious. They had ac...  | Read.. 
Packaged panorama of Pujas
Foreigners, NRI targets in guided tour of essential Calcutta

From a traditional garland-and-lamp welcome at the airport, with dhakis drumming up the tempo, to pandal-hopping by th ...  | Read.. 
The creation of a portrait that calls for a family reunion. (From left) Youngest son Subrata Bose, third daughter Roma Ray and youngest daughter Chitr ...  | Read
Hello, it's Friday, August 29, 2003
Road to avoid
Film show
Poile Sengupta's Mangalam is a powerf...  | Read.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Michael JacksonYou have a passion for life. Once a goal is set, you put in all your energy ...Read.. 
Guest Column
The lyrical lilt of Urdu and the strains of sarod and esraj melded in Samir Mukerjee’s youth ...  | Read.. 
Medical seat pledge on SC students
The state on Thursday assured Calcutta High Court that no Scheduled Caste (...  | Read.. 

Nightlong satta den raids net quintet
In a joint raid, police picked up five persons involved in a satta r...  | Read.. 

Earth station shift sign
Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited (VSNL) is set to shift the earth station from ...  | Read.. 

Bat count drop in build boom
Flying foxes are vanishing from the city and its suburbs. The Zoological Su...  | Read.. 

In print: a positive aid on the AIDS front
It’s the first of its kind in India, and promises to be of use not just to ...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
CMC to attach building over dues
Jail term for CTC workers
Salary delay
Burn victim
Man murdered
Bangladeshis held
Calcutta Column More.. 
Spilling sewage, stench on sale
Pain in the neck