The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
A ritual of mourning
The hands that had prepared delicacies for Rizwanur Rahman on Sunday fed maulvis who had assembled at his Tiljala Lane house to pray for his soul. The occasion was Chaliswan, a mourning ritual to mark the 40th day of a personís death (the Rahmans obs...  | Read.. 
Spurned girl kills herself
Chaitali Das, 20, committed suicide by setting herself on fire at her Anandanagar home, in Bally, on Sunday morning, reported...  | Read.. 
Runway closed for repair
The primary runway of Calcutta airport will remain closed during the day till October 31. Flights will take off from and land...  | Read.. 
Hitch in temple revamp
The renovation of the Kalighat temple has been delayed, with Kalighat Development Monitoring Committee (KDMC) rejecting the I...  | Read.. 
Held for theft of patientsí jewellery
Ratna Naskar, 32, was arrested on Sunday on charges of stealing jewellery from the patients of a nursing home in Tiljala....  | Read.. 
Plum job offers rain on ISI students
Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) is not lagging behind the premier B-schools in attracting plum job offers....  | Read.. 
Reservations over hall makeover
Theatre veterans not impressed with revamp of century-old Minerva

The century-old Minerva theatre, flaunting a makeover with fresh paint and cushioned seats, has failed to impress theatre vet ...  | Read.. 
Diwali diyas go golden at Kumartuli for the festival ahead. Picture by Bishwarup Dutta
Hello, it's Monday, October 29, 2007
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WINONA RYDERYou have a powerful intellect and an imaginative approach. Your energies are alwa ...Read.. 
Debt spurs suicide
Rajib Nath would have turned 20 on Sunday. But, unable to bear the insult of his father at the hands...  | Read.. 
Jewellery thief held
A youth, identified as Rajesh Nayak, has been arrested in an Orissa village...  | Read.. 

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China flight
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