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Friday , February 17 , 2017

Doctors in dread of next mob attack 

The mob came looking for the doctor who was to operate on Saika Parveen on Tuesday night. The surgery did not happen - Saika, 16, died before she could be prepped for the procedure. But no...   | Read..

Private hospitals' plea for protection

Calcutta's top private hospitals have decided to jointly petition the state government for "timely intervention by the administration" whenever there is an...   | Read..

Three held for CMRI vandalism

Three young men were arrested today for the vandalism at CMRI Hospital but the two main accused, both known to be close to local political leaders, are absconding since...   | Read..

Cameras to curb speed demon

Two of Calcutta's high-speed accident corridors are getting surveillance cameras capable of tracking and taking clear images of vehicles travelling at up to 120kmph.   | Read..

Study bares loss of open space in city

Calcutta has lost significant amount of open space over the past three decades and it has led to the creation of heat islands.   | Read..

Plea against ceasework

A public interest litigation seeking a ban on ceasework and not-to-attend-court calls by lawyers to mourn the death of a colleague will come up for hearing before a...   | Read..

CID probe in custody death

The high court today handed the investigation into the alleged custody death of Fardeen Khan to the CID.   | Read..

BCom credit system from this year unlikely

Calcutta University's plan to introduce the semester and choice-based credit systems in the BCom course from this academic year seems doubtful.   | Read..

Attack on SSKM doctors over 'delay'

A group of men who accompanied a patient to SSKM Hospital attacked junior doctors alleging delay in treatment late on Wednesday, hours after daylight vandalism of another...   | Read..

Medical college director assaulted

The director of the National Institute of Homeopathy, Samir Kumar Nanda, was beaten up allegedly by three former contractual employees this morning following an argument...   | Read..

Travel con a serial offender: Cops

A travel operator arrested yesterday for allegedly duping a customer is accused of conning several clients in the past two years.   | Read..

Words, colours & imagination

Schoolchildren, armed with crayons and pens, came up with their creative best in the 10th edition of the Rev. Fr. Adrien Wavreil Sit ’n’ Draw &...   | Read..

Daughter's ode to a mother

Me and Ma may be written by an actress but it is not a Bollywood book. It is exactly what the title promises - an intimate mother-daughter story, drawing on a lifetime of...   | Read..

Fave films and their impact

The title of film critic Shubhra Gupta's book 50 films that changed Bollywood lent the theme to a session on films at the Kolkata Literature Festival, in association with...   | Read..

Rhythm, raga ’n’ roots

Manipuri dancer Priti Patel and her group Anjika perform Agni at Jalan House on February 15. The performance brought together the age-old traditions of Manipuri...   | Read..
The 2nd BRC Inter-College Rowing Championship 2017, partnered by The Telegraph, started on Thursday morning at The Bengal Rowing Club with the...   | Read..
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