The Telegraph
Friday , June 22 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
North Bengal & Sikkim

Language cry in college

Aspirations tied to identity have found expression in competing demands to teach Nepali and Hindi at the undergraduate level in Naxalbari College in Terai which has a substantial number of Gorkhas as well as Adivasis....   | Read..

Block hope leg-up for SMC added areas

Residents in the 14 added wards of the Siliguri Municipal Corporation and some rural areas in Jalpaiguri district got an...   | Read..

Elephant repellent: the chilli

The hot chillies that spice up the platter are being used to scatter marauding elephant herds in Kurseong....   | Read..

Tour agents to get tax lessons

Central tax officials have decided to train the stakeholders in the tourism sector in Sikkim on maintenance of accounts on J...   | Read..

Youth shot, finger at Cong

A CPM worker was injured when three persons fired at him on NH34 near the Kaliachak block development office last evenin...   | Read..

Security for lawyer after court attack

Police today posted five armed guards in front of the office of public prosecutor Asitbaran Chowdhury after his allegati...   | Read..

Union clash at college counselling

Counselling of new students seeking admission to Siliguri College was stalled for an hour today after Chattra Parishad a...   | Read..
A boy pulls a rath at Raiganj’s Dehoshree More on Thursday. Picture by Nantu Dey