The Telegraph
Wednesday , February 23 , 2011
  This website is ACAP-enabled
Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 15.90°C (-1)
Max : 28.10°C (-2)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 93.00% Min : 35.00%
Sunrise : 6:8 AM
Sunset : 5:32 PM
Mainly clear sky. Minimum temperature likely to be
around 16°C.
CIMA Gallary
Guilty 31, innocent a lot more
A special court today ruled that the Godhra train fire that killed 59 people in 2002 and triggered the Gujarat riots was the result of a conspiracy, and convicted 31 accused. ...  | Read.. 
Cleared but after big price
Maulvi Hussain Umarji, labelled the chief conspirator in the Godhra train burning and slammed behind bars eight years ago, was acquitted today but his family is not rejoi ...  | Read.. 
Abducted Engineer freed, Collector's release awaited, talks on
Updated, at 16:15 PM (IST)
After a seven day ordeal, junior engineer Pabitra Majhi was freed today by Maoists while the process was underway for the release of abducted ...  | Read.. 
Kashmir to get a roadmap in two weeks
Updated, at 15:45 PM (IST)
The Centre's interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir will submit a document containing the contours of a political settlement of Kashmir issue to the ...  | Read.. 
'Govt to axe majority of MiG fighter aircraft'
Updated, at 15:45 PM (IST)
Against the backdrop of air crashes involving MiG fighters, Government today said it was planning to phase-out the majority of the ...  | Read.. 
Kasab to file appeal in SC says his counsel
Updated, at 15:35 PM (IST)
Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab will file an appeal in the Supreme Court challenging the judgement of the Bombay High Court confirming death ...  | Read.. 
LS adjourned twice on Telangana issue
Updated, at 12:35 PM (IST)
The issue of separate Telangana generated heat in the Lok Sabha, which witnessed two brief adjournments today as TRS, TDP and some . ...  | Read.. 
Text message from a house in Libya: We are being slaughtered here
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi pounds the podium as he delivers an address on state-run television on Tuesday. ...  | Read.. 
Minority status for Jamia Millia
A quasi-judicial commission has declared the Jamia Millia Islamia a minority institution, the first central university to be accorded such a status. ...  | Read.. 
Chef de mission, who?
Jharkhand’s army of sports people is without a general, something that made it difficult for officials and police to intervene and control last night’s scuffle ...  | Read.. 
The goody-goody googly
In the opinion of the house, India will be better run if politicians are left out of the government ...  | Read.. 
Videos of the Debate...
The Debate In Pictures ...
Text message from a house in Libya: We are being slaughtered here
A small area of the screen had loss of picture
Australian team official denying that Ponting smashed the dressing room TV
Ayodhya tactic after Godhra
The BJP and the Sangh fraternity today adopted the Ayodhya route to frame a political response ...  | Read..
65 killed in NZ quake
Office workers trapped under their collapsed buildings sent messages to the outside as rescuers wit ...  | 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
Singh sting: joint (anti)paralysis committee
Manmohan Singh today said the government had agreed to set up a joint parliamentary committee to lo...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Pool car scars refuse to heal
Sucharita Dutta was on her way home from school on a rainy afternoon when her pool car slammed into ...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Stranger than fiction: love murder and escape
Shot a few steps away, a home appliances salesman accused of stealing the gunman's purported wife s...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Bitter price of sweet home
The Bihar capital might be far behind in terms of facilities in metro cities, but it can challenge ...   | Read.. 
North Bengal RSS
Kumani marchers take night route
Using the cover of darkness, about 300 Gorkha Janmukti Morcha supporters from Chamurchi and Birpara...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
The world food crisis
While the advanced capitalist countries are currently hit by an acute crisis of recession and unempl...   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
India could be under pressure, says Kallis
Jacques Kallis missed the ODI series against India at home due to injury, but the Proteas' all-roun...   | Read.. 
International RSS
Gaddafi vows to fight till last drop of blood
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi vowed to fight till his "last drop of blood" and roared at his suppor...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Libyan heat on Indian crude basket
The Indian basket of crude crossed the psychological $100-per-barrel mark over fears of supply disr...   | Read.. 
Entertainment RSS
Everything he does...
A night to remember   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Silver score with broken bow
Poor quality equipment cost Jharkhand its first National Games archery gold today.   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Adivasi student leader shot dead
Unidentified gunmen shot dead the president of the All Adivasi Student Association of Assam, Bosco ...   | Read.. 
Orissa RSS
Hostages on freedom path
Putting an end to widespread speculation, the interlocutors today announced that abducted Malkangi...   | Read..