The Telegraph
Tuesday , July 17 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Mom hacked to death in heist

A 35-year-old woman was hacked to death by robbers when she tried to save her husband from being assaulted at their Howrah home early today, the gruesome tragedy unfolding in front of the eyes of the couple’s four children. ...   | Read..

Jumbo rips apart keeper

An elephant that walked all the way to Purulia from Uttar Pradesh and was separated from its partner today ripped apart a mahout. ...   | Read..

CM last-hour call on polls

Mamata Banerjee will take the final call on whether her party will vote in or abstain from the presidential polls on July 18, a day before the elections. ...   | Read..

Pupils turn fodder for Adhikari show

Around 800 students of an East Midnapore school were taken during class hours to a programme where Trinamul MP Subhendu Adhikari laid the foundation of a college building...   | Read..

Sex cuffs on hostel chief

The hostel superintendent accused of sexually assaulting a Class V boy at a Don Bosco School in Murshidabad was arrested today from the institute....   | Read..

Parents’ grouse to varsity

A committee formed by guardians of Patha Bhavan students today submitted an open letter to Visva-Bharati authorities criticising them for lodging a police complaint again...   | Read..
The elephant at the school compound. Picture by Mita Roy
Jumbo rips apart keeper