The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Hit and run, and roam free
It’s common knowledge that drivers who run over people on the road and are caught are let off lightly. But they make up less than half of those who drive and kill in Calcutta....  | Read.. 
Van mows down boy
A seven-year-old boy was crushed under the wheels of a speeding Matador on Rai Bahadur Road, in Behala, on Sunday morning. Hi...  | Read.. 
Refused by 3 hospitals, then admitted, man dies
Satyanarayan Prakash went to Medical College and Hospital (MCH) last Wednesday with a shooting pain in his left arm and chest...  | Read.. 
Menu shift for jail inmates
No more tasteless, bland food for jail inmates....  | Read.. 
Nokia signal on damages
Three days after the BL-D3 battery in Kishori Saha’s Nokia 2100 cellphone exploded, representatives from the company’s Gurgao...  | Read.. 
New varsity building on schedule
Calcutta University is on track to start spot evaluation of answer scripts in all subjects. The first phase of work on the fi...  | Read.. 
The art of swindling loan-seekers
Scamster took Rs 22 lakh from trader to grease palms for securing credit

The simplest thing to do to a Calcuttan is to swindle him of lakhs, even crores. Or so it seems, judging by the tactics of a ...  | Read.. 
POLISHED PERFORMANCE: A shoe-shine boy and a tourist share a light moment in central Calcutta on Sunday. Picture by Sanat Kumar Sinha.
Hello, it's Monday, September 03, 2007
Meet the minister
What's on in town
 You share your birthday with...
Viveik Oberoi You are a thinker and a complete workaholic. You have a progressive, realistic o ...Read.. 
Kumartuli rues Net deficiency
Artisans at Kumartuli are striving to give shape to Durga idols, though local puja organisers are ye...  | Read.. 
Mayor pledges to make amends
Chinatown binds Calcutta to several cities in the world, including London, ...  | Read.. 

Roadside trees face civic axe
The thin green cover of Calcutta is set to get thinner. About 200 full-grow...  | Read.. 

Tapping talent to groom doctors
Udayer Pathe, a scholarship programme aimed at tapping budding talent in ru...  | Read.. 

The City Diary More.. 
Power cut at BC Roy hospital
Trader suicide
Man injured
Robbed on bus