The Telegraph
Thursday , January 28 , 2010
  This website is ACAP-enabled
Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 14.40°C (+0)
Max : 28.10°C (+0)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 89.00% Min : 33.00%
Sunrise : 6:23 AM
Sunset : 5:16 PM
Mainly clear sky. Minimum temperature likely to be around 13°C.
CIMA Gallary
Antony overrules chief in land case
Overruling the army chief, defence minister A.K. Antony has asked for disciplinary proceedings that may lead to a court martial against the military secretary, Lt Gen. Avadhesh Prakash, after he was indicted by an internal inquiry in Calcutta in the Sukna land transfer case. ...  | Read.. 
Wraps off iPad, ‘more intimate than laptop’
Steven P. Jobs has finally given Apple fans exactly what they have been asking for — a new iPhone-like tablet computer called the iPad starting at $499 in the US. ...  | Read.. 
Govt wears Padma fig leaf
The Centre today took the extraordinary step of formally defending its decision to award the Padma Bhushan to US-based hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal as Congress leaders scrambl ...  | Read.. 
Haldiram owner guilty
Prabhu Shankar Agarwal, the owner of the Haldiram Prabhuji confectionery brand that grew out of a nondescript city shop, was today convicted of hiring goons in an attempt ...  | Read.. 
‘Missing’ Ulfa men killed: Sulfa
A surrendered Ulfa militant today claimed that the outfit’s leaders who went missing during Operation All Clear in Bhutan in 2003 were killed in Shillong by security ...  | Read.. 
Security forces look for snatched AK-47
Security forces today combed Kherbari village and its adjoining areas in Golaghat district along the Assam-Nagaland boundary for a missing AK-47 rifle. ...  | Read.. 
Cops crack crime code
After more than a month of a frenetic hunt, police have arrested nine members of an amateur gang, led by one Pankaj Dubey, who, they claim, orchestrated most of the attacks ...  | Read.. 
Minister Antony
Antony overrules chief in land case
It’s so much more intimate than a laptop and so much more capable than a smartphone
on the iPad
Basu brain preserved
The brain that had ruled Bengal for 23 years has been permanently preserved. The dissection of ...  | Read..
Aid policy for elderly
The Centre is enriching a 10-year-old policy for the elderly that has so far remained on paper, ...  | Read..
Share your pictures with us.
Send your photos with caption to: Email:
Selected pictures will be included in the 'Your Pictures' section of our Gallery. The gallery is also available on your mobile phone at
Nation RSS
Successor asks Amar to give up RS seat
Mulayam Singh Yadav has found another Thakur to fill the shoes of Amar Singh in the Samajwadi Party...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
A fair dark and dismal
Dipika Gupta has not missed the opening days of the Calcutta Book Fair for two decades on the trot. ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Cop finds way to camp after 32 hours in forest
When constable Ajay Pandey turned up at the gates of a police camp here at eight this morning and i...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Cop killer caught in Raiganj
The prime accused in the murder of a Malda assistant sub-inspector of police four days ago was arre...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
Securing India
Rarely before in recent history has India had the unique opportunity to help shape the future of the...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
Dravid and Laxman
It's not official, but the national selectors appear to have got an indication that both Rahul Drav...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Mujib killers hanged at night
Five former soldiers sentenced to death in the 1975 killing of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in a military ...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Stocks still in shock
The stock markets sank on Wednesday ' the sixth straight trading session slump ' as investors were ...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
The day Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna released (August 11, 2006, five years after Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham)...   | Read..