The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Quote of The Day
‘Our aim is to teach Calcuttans basic road manners, not to harass them’
Banibrata Basu, joint commissioner of police (traffic)

Toe traffic line or pay a fine
Think thrice before you step off that footpath from Monday. And if you get your timing wrong at the right crossroads, make sure you have Rs 50 on you. Otherwise, be resigned to spending some time in the Lalbazar lock-up....  | Read.. 
CU softens on autonomy
After receiving the go-ahead from the government, by way of a statement made in the state Assembly about a fortnight ago, Cal...  | Read.. 
Cops cuff killer by husband account
Bank manager Jayanta Banerjee’s sketchy description of his wife’s killer has helped the Thakurpukur police identify the culpr...  | Read.. 
Forsaken baby finds a home
Spending a night on the pavement and lying there helplessly until a providential rescue by Bowbazar police station officials,...  | Read.. 
Back to books after brain blow
Four months ago, after a near-fatal accident, the 19-year-old engineering student could not recognise his parents or the alph ...  | Read.. 
Where better to spend a Sunday winter evening than on the riverfront, especially if there’s a carnival on' Thousands lined the banks of the Hooghly fo ...  | Read
Hello, it's Monday, December 22, 2003
Roads to avoid
Kudos and concert
Neighbours at cricket
X-mas carols
Tagore’s dance drama Chitrangada has attrac...  | Read.. 
CINEMA More.. 
 You share your birthday with...
Ralph Fiennes, actor.You do not crack even under tremendous pressure. The ability to take qu ...Read.. 
Hard Talk
  Safety steps, mental blocks
  Three wheels and a sneer for the law
Remodel route for Howrah
In the near future, reaching Howrah station by train may not be the harrowi...  | Read.. 

50 patients refuse meal
Fifty patients at MR Bangur Hospital boycotted lunch on Sunday. For the pas...  | Read.. 

The Grand Trunk call
Inspirational and devastating. The sum total of a British trio’s experience...  | Read.. 

Non-invasive alternative to angina therapy
For patients of angina and myocardial infarction (heart attack) who are not...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Job racket shroud on trader suicide
Duo held with heroin, hooch
Physiotherapy plea
Fisheries gadget
IMA poll
Thumbs Up
Calcutta Column More.. 
Amenities scarce at major halt
Bike gripe