The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Let this be the convention
Today’s Left Front convention did not hold up Central Avenue, leave alone the rest of the city. Few Calcuttans will complain against such a political programme. ...  | Read.. 
Fun, funds and friends hope for children films
Some eyebrows are still raised, but Raveena Tandon’s appointment as chairperson of the Children’s Film Society of India is being looked at as a shot in the arm for the lifeless organisation. ...  | Read.. 
Atal seals Asean free trade deal
Atal Bihari Vajpayee today sealed an agreement with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, setting the framework for negotiating free trade blocs that could eventually result in an Asian common market. ...  | Read.. 
Arnie takes California, Maheesh moolah
Indian’s online company does roaring business with wisecrack paraphernalia
Arnold Schwarzenegger may laugh his way into the California governor’s office, but it is an enterprising Indian who is laughing his way to the bank as a result of the tumultu ...  | Read.. 
FALLING IN LINE: Participants proceed to the Left Front convention venue in a single file, allowing traffic to flow unhindered on Central Avenue. Picture by Pabitra Das
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Mayavati targets Atal family
A fuming Mayavati today demanded an “independent inquiry” into the assets of Prime Minister Ata ...  | Read..
China keeps its word on Sikkim
With a tweak in cyberspace, China took a visible step towards resolving a decades-old dispute o ...  | Read..
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Mayavati lurches from case to raids
CBI sleuths today searched two residences of former Uttar Pradesh chie ...   | Read.. 
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Multinational lines up recce
A high-powered team from one of Asia’s fastest growing conglomerates w ...   | Read.. 
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Angry California picks Arnie the rookie
Trading on celebrity, sincerity and a strongman movie image, actor Arnold ...   | Read.. 
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NZ hit Dravid, Laxman wall
Beware Black Caps. The crisis men of Indian cricket are on song again ...   | Read.. 
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Friday spillover in cloud crawl
Heavy rains continued to lash the city for the third consecutive evening on ...   | Read.. 
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Signs of the times
The author is an independent political analyst and researcher ...   | Read.. 
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LIC ahead in chase for ACC shares
It was billed as an auction that could threaten to tilt the balance of pow ...   | Read..