The Telegraph
Friday , July 7 , 2017

Syndicate stalks realty & buyer pays

Syndicates backed by influential leaders and councillors of the ruling party have become a sordid reality that not even well-connected realtors in Calcutta can escape from, a builder with 20 years...   | Read..

Bail denied in Bose case

The six men arrested for allegedly trying to intimidate and extort money from Trinamul MP Sugata Bose were denied bail by an Alipore court today. The sixth judicial...   | Read..

ICSE council seeks to allay exam fear

The ICSE council has clarified that the test it has proposed for students of classes V and VIII will not be board exams and they will not add to the stress the young...   | Read..

Jobs shrink, flats sell less

Lack of job creation in the services sector has made Calcutta among the worst performers in residential real estate post-demonetisation even as some of the other large...   | Read..

TET leak probe report in court

The city police have concluded that questions of the 2015 teacher eligibility test (TET) had not been leaked in "physical form" but images of the question paper...   | Read..

Safety audit stops service

Escalators at many Metro stations are out of service because of a security audit, making it tough for elderly passengers.   | Read..

Rain triggers disruption on ground and in air

A downpour around noon today led to flight diversions and takeoff delays while intermittent rain since morning ensured traffic crawled across the city.   | Read..

Goenka IIT chairman for third time

Sanjiv Goenka, the chairman of the Rs 20,000-crore RP-Sanjiv Group, has been nominated as chairman of the board of governors (BoG) of IIT Kharagpur.   | Read..

Loan card fraud held

Police arrested a man in Haridevpur today on the charge of using another person's EMI card of a non-banking financial company to buy a laptop.   | Read..

Third building faces East-West evacuation

The Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC) has asked residents and owners of businesses operating out of a third building on the East-West tunnel route to vacate the...   | Read..

Focus on Calcutta

Laura Amalir has chronicled her five-year stay in Calcutta through pen and frame. She shares her experience of what she calls “the most photogenic city in the...   | Read..
A private car switches flanks on the Parama flyover, in violation of traffic rules, to escape a snarl on Thursday afternoon. Rain and school...   | Read..
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