The Telegraph
Sunday , April 27 , 2014
Calcutta Weather
Min : 28.00°C (+4)
Max : 41.10°C (+6)
Rainfall : 0.00 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 89.00% Min : 17.00%
Sunrise : 5:9 AM
Sunset : 6:2 PM

Heat wave to continue

Acronyms pit AM versus AM

Acronym, thy name is acrimony....   | Read..

Violence mirrors churn in Burdwan

The murder of a Trinamul leader and a rampage in retribution in Burdwan have brought to the fore a churn in a one-time Left citadel that was breached by Mamata Banerjee ...   | Read..

Arun’s double-edged liability

To political observers here, the Amarinder Singh versus Arun Jaitley battle is pregnant with serious possibilities....   | Read..

6 held in Assam on rigging charge

Six persons involved in conducting polls in a booth under Gauhati parliamentary seat were arrested today for “influencing” voters as charges of largescale ...   | Read..

Glare on coastal security gaps

The vulnerability of the 480-km state coast to terrorist attacks has come into focus with intelligent inputs indicating that Indian Mujahideen operatives could target the ...   | Read..

Base shift for prestige fight

Nitish Kumar has headquartered himself in Madhepura for the past 10 days, leaving nothing to chance to ensure the victory of Sharad Yadav — the sitting MP and the ...   | Read..

Repoll in 2 Dumka booths tomorrow

Repoll in two booths of Dumka constituency will be held on Monday (April 24), the Election Commission decided today after it was forced to cancel voting there due to ...   | Read..
Acronyms pit AM versus AM
Quote of the day
May God please save this country from the Modi model
Sonia Gandhi
Nation RSS
Ever since Ravan's brother Vibhishan switched sides before the Ramayan war, poaching from the enemy'...   | Read.. 
Calcutta RSS
Sweet on Chocolate
Three-year-old Myra Jayaswal is a chocolate fan while mommy Soma loves sweets. So, Mishti Fishti was...   | Read.. 
Bengal RSS
Heat and humidity make city sweat
An unsparing sun conspired with soaring humidity to ensure that Calcuttans sweated it out for the f...   | Read.. 
Bihar RSS
Sept date for users to declare power load
The power distribution companies, buoyed by consumers' response to the voluntary declaration of loa...   | Read.. 
Opinion RSS
An archivist's life
her interviewer, Sabeena Gadihoke, says that “she has an obsessive desire to make albums”   | Read.. 
Sports RSS
I don't feel old... Rio is a motivation: Paes
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International RSS
Sainthood for two Popes to bridge a divide
Pope John XXIII was the rotund Italian pontiff with a common touch, who told jokes, embraced the p...   | Read.. 
Business RSS
Joint effort to track black money
India and Switzerland are discussing ways to share information on specific accounts that may have b...   | Read.. 
Jharkhand RSS
Fire scare in moving van
An overcrowded van ferrying a baraat to the wedding venue caught fire this afternoon after a genera...   | Read.. 
Northeast RSS
Accused creates fake account, uploads morphed picture of nude girl in Manipur
A court in Manipur's Thoubal district today sent the main accused in a cyber crime case to a juveni...   | Read.. 
Odisha RSS
Start sewage treatment plant in a week, says HC
Orissa High Court has set a one-week deadline for making the sewage treatment plant functional to t...   | Read..