The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Weather plays foul with hill tea crop
If drought-like conditions affected the Darjeeling tea industry during the first flush, excessive rainfall is playing spoilsport during the second and the resulting losses are already touching the Rs 25-crore mark. ...  | Read.. 
Seal on deal for hill council
GNLF leader Subash Ghisingh today reached an agreement with Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's government on the extent and bound ...  | Read.. 
Law change hope for would-be teachers
The Centre has assured the Bengal government that the National Council for Teacher Education Act, 1993, would be amended, ra ...  | Read.. 
BEd row over admission
Students of Falakata BEd College met the vice-chancellor of the North Bengal University (NBU) today to clear the confusi ...  | Read.. 
Workers in no-man's land
A Border Security Force (BSF) watchtower lies abandoned as a line of Bangladeshis is seen crossing the border with their ...  | Read.. 
Robbery throws up safety posers
Sunday's robbery on the Sealdah-bound Darjeeling Mail at Kumargunj near Malda has raised a question mark on security for ...  | Read.. 
Pollution alert at trade pass
The restart of trade through Nathu-la will mean a bustling commercial hub at Sherathang, around 7 km from the pass, and ...  | Read.. 
Border fury after death
Residents of this peaceful hamlet, 25 km from Balurghat, were rudely shaken out of their sleep this morning by the sound ...  | Read.. 
Primary kids block road
About sixty students of the non-recognised primary section of Hindi Girls' School here blocked Station Feeder Road this morn ...  | Read.. 
Minister brings gifts to Toto village
Backward classes minister Jogesh Burman today visited Totopara, 73 km from Alipurduar, and set the ball rolling for a slew o ...  | Read.. 
Lab awaits funds sanction
A six-year-old plan, to upgrade the Regional Forensic Science Laboratory (RFSL) in Jalpaiguri is gathering dust, even as ...  | Read.. 
Visit before bench opening
The chief justice of Calcutta High Court is scheduled to visit Jalpaiguri town tomorrow, sparking speculation that the c ...  | Read.. 
Star kid lights lamp of children film fest
Upasan Chakrobarty today spent the evening watching his favourite Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne, instead of going for tui ...  | Read.. 
Charge against tourism plan
The Congress-run municipality here has levelled charges against the state tourism department, stating that its project o ...  | Read.. 
With clouds gathering over the Teesta, boatmen hurry towards the shore in Jalpaiguri. Picture by Biplab Basak
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