The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Petition between hangman’s rope and hope
The countdown to the hanging of Dhananjoy Chatterjee, who killed and raped teenager Hetal Parekh, began today with executioner Nata Mullick visiting Alipore Central Jail, where the death row convict has been lodged since 1991. ...  | Read.. 
CU opens arms to contract teachers
Calcutta University has decided to recruit teachers on contract. ...  | Read.. 
Court wants norms for safer living in city
The high court has asked the department of fire and emergency to set fresh safety norms for new buildings and apartments in ...  | Read.. 
Debt to death
Manju Sanyal, 52, wife of Trinamul Congress councillor of Calcutta Municipal Corporation Montu Sanyal, committed suicide ...  | Read.. 
Bus union seeks fare hike
The Bengal Bus Syndicate has demanded that fares in the Calcutta metropolitan area be raised after the recent hike in oi ...  | Read.. 
Super hospital invite to southern clinic
The government has invited the Hyderabad-based Asian Institute of Gastroenterology to set up a hospital exclusively for ...  | Read.. 
Curbs on school bus in Salt Lake
Wiser after last week’s accident in which 21 students were hurt in Salt Lake, police have decided to act tough against s ...  | Read.. 
Cops line up hitback at economic crimes
Rattled by the spurt in economic offences that has the city’s middle-class reeling, Calcutta Police have decided to go h ...  | Read.. 
Inmate pricks rehab bubble
An inmate of Howrah Jail today lifted the veil off the much-hyped criminal rehabilitation programme across the state, sa ...  | Read.. 
Bihar pistols, Bangla buyers
Guns from Bihar are finding a way into Bangladesh via Behrampore. ...  | Read.. 
Power cuts continue
Calcutta and its suburbs experienced dark spells for the second consecutive day as the power shortfall rose to 144 MW in ...  | Read.. 
Stress-buster yoga for forest guards
The forest department is beginning a six-day Art of Living course to ease the increasing mental and physical stress on i ...  | Read.. 
Mamata lines up revenge rally
Mamata Banerjee is crying revenge. ...  | Read.. 
Green verse: Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee plants a sapling on the Rabindra Sadan premises on Baishe Shrabon, Rabindranath Tagore’s death anniversary, as Saumitra Chatterjee looks on. Picture by Sanjoy Chattopadhyaya
ECL home collapse
Mother killed
New college