The Telegraph
Tuesday , April 1 , 2014

Celsius drops but no one feels it

Calcutta hurtled from heatwave Sunday to miserable Monday, the scorching sun and dry winds keeping the city roasted despite a two-degree drop in the maximum temperature....   | Read..

Tomb tribute with bagpipe

The pathways of the South Park Street Cemetery, silent except for the sound of dry leaves falling, were shaken out of slumber...   | Read..

VC bats for Bose as mentor

Presidency University vice-chancellor Malabika Sarkar made it clear on Monday that if Sugata Bose stepped down as chief mento...   | Read..

Chain looted in search for anklet

An elderly woman in Tollygunge was robbed of her gold chain on Monday morning while on the way to a nearby park where her fiv...   | Read..

Drinking on road nets four

Three men and a woman were arrested on Ballygunge Circular Road early on Monday for allegedly drinking in the open and assaul...   | Read..

Looking beyond vandalism

It is a generally held belief that many early temples of Bengal were destroyed and turned into mosques. Indrajit Chaudhuri in...   | Read..

Sindhis bond over struggle and success

Uprooted community celebrates new dawn, Scot discovers hometown roots at city cemetery

If you are a Sindhi living in Calcutta, you have got to know Mohini Bhawnani. ...   | Read..
Police chief Surajit Kar Purkayastha went from one intersection to another on Monday morning and distributed packets of ORS, crates of bottled water and fresh coconut water to the cops on duty. “You should keep drinking water and ORS at regular intervals to avoid dehydration in this heat,” he advised. He reduced daytime duty hours of traffic constables from eight to six. Kar Purkayastha started at 9.30am from the Park Circus 7-Point crossing and visited Gariahat, Tollygunge, Jadavpur, Behala and Shyambazar
Woman hand crushed between autos
A chunk of flesh was chopped off the right arm of a woman when the autorickshaw she was riding with ...   | Read..
Man with earphones mowed down
A 42-year-old man glued to his mobile phone while riding a cycle was run over by a bus in Salt Lake’...   | Read..
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