The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Years of wait end with 30-minute delay
Whatever the official explanation, the departure of Indian Airlines’ special flight (IC 1845) from New Delhi this afternoon, carrying Sourav Ganguly’s Team India for the first full tour of Pakistan in over 14 years, was delayed by half-an-hour for “security reasons”. ...  | Read.. 
‘Diamond’ for Guwahati
The BJP’s “diamond” in the Northeast, Bhupen Hazarika, today confirmed that he would contest the Lok Sabha polls from Guwahati, ending speculation over the toss-up betwee ...  | Read.. 
Eleventh-hour Cong turns early bird
Departing from practice, the Congress today named candidates for 75 Lok Sabha seats, 59 of them sitting MPs. ...  | Read.. 
Ibobi autonomy model
Manipur chief minister . Ibobi Singh has said extension of autonomy to the hill districts of the state on the lines of the model found...  | Read.. 
Riches pale before rags
Starving kids in hand, woman returns Rs 7,500
Around 5 pm yesterday, Soni Begum was rummaging through a vat near Mohammad Ali Park in central Calcutta. ...  | Read.. 
Pakistani commandos flank Sourav Ganguly as he arrives at a news conference in Lahore on Wednesday. (AFP)
Pulling the chain, perhaps

asked how he plans to derail the Rawalpindi Express
Sourav chain for Shoaib
The most eagerly awaited touchdown in these parts occurred at 1.45 pm (local time) and the cyno ...  | Read..
Dollars for madarsas
The United States government is financing the improvement of teaching in Bengal’s unrecognised ...  | Read..
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India’s time comes on Bharat bus
At the stroke of noon, from the country’s southern-most tip, a special ...   | Read.. 
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CPM steps into Sudip seat
The CPM today announced MLA Sudhansu Sil would be its candidate for th ...   | Read.. 
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Bush stands firm for outsourcing
Notwithstanding his declining ratings in opinion polls on the issue of ...   | Read.. 
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Sachin to play today’s warm-up tie
The Team India thinktank has decided to field the top guns in Thursday’s w ...   | Read.. 
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Realtor rap for red-tape regime
The patience of the city developers’ fraternity is wearing thin, as ...   | Read.. 
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Glory or gloom'
The author is professor of economics, Indian Statistical Institute, Calcu ...   | Read.. 
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Govt sweats to hold steel price
The BJP-led central government is calling top honchos of the steel industr ...   | Read..