The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Land hurdle before Mamata
Land, the plank on which Mamata Banerjee rode to power in Delhi, will pose a hurdle when the railways set out to implement her promise in the budget of a 1,000MW power plant in Purulia....  | Read.. 
Wires create rescue worry
Seconds after the bus crashed through the railings of Bankim Setu, Guddu Singh was at the spot to rescue the victims. ...  | Read.. 
Hospital chaos adds to tragedy
Shabek Ali Mollah could not find his uncle and aunt who were on the Sankrail-Howrah bus. ...  | Read.. 
Spooky feeling: ‘Floating in air’
Ruby Biwi will never forget the feeling. “Suddenly we were floating in the air.” ...  | Read.. 
Rash-driver law stuck in union pothole
Today’s minibus tragedy has brought under sharp focus the state government’s delay in implementing a seven-mem ...  | Read.. 
Flyover fatal magnet
Bankim Setu, the site of the accident today, acts as a fatal attraction for bus drivers because of the hundreds of passe ...  | Read.. 
Cops wait to grill driver
The police are waiting for minibus driver Vivekananda Parui to recover so they can grill him. ...  | Read.. 
Lalgarh forest clean-up begins
Security forces today began sanitising forests in Lalgarh where Maoists were believed to have taken shelter. ...  | Read.. 
People crowd around the bus on the railway tracks. Picture by Pradip Sanyal

Rash-driver law stuck in union pothole