The Telegraph
Tuesday , July 18 , 2017

Passport test nobody prepares for

Getting a passport in Calcutta requires more than just correct documentation. You need to pass an unofficial test of patience and endurance at the Passport Seva Kendra before the actual interview...   | Read..

Spare the sting or stop work

The Calcutta Municipal Corporation has decided to first warn and then slap stop-work notices on construction sites that do not comply with its dengue-prevention guidelines.   | Read..

RKM gets its 16th head

Swami Smaranananda has been elected the 16th president of the Ramakrishna Math and Mission.   | Read..

Neighbour's car kills youth

A 29-year-old senior analyst at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) was run over by a speeding car on Sunday evening while waiting in front of his maternal uncles' north...   | Read..

Ticket to lock-up ordeal at station

A passenger with a valid ticket arriving at Howrah station landed up in a dark, dirty cell for an offence that was not spelt out by the railway police and then released...   | Read..

Bikers die in twin crashes

Two motorcyclists died and two more were injured in three accidents across the city this weekend.   | Read..

Trial under trial in book

At least three films, reams of newsprint and much talk have been devoted to the 1959 Nanavati murder case in Mumbai.   | Read..

Sleuths focus on paper trail

The police team probing a money-laundering racket has written to the registrar of companies and two civic bodies to verify the documents with which some shell companies had...   | Read..

Vikram lawyers move for bail

Actor Vikram Chatterjee's lawyers moved the sessions court in Alipore today, seeking his bail.   | Read..

Clauses keep Pramod-da out

The criteria laid down by the Presidency University authorities for bidders applying to run the canteen on campus all but rule out the participation of Pramod Swain, who...   | Read..

Help takes back consent for narco test

A woman who works in the apartment of actress Rituparna Sengupta's mother told the court that she was unwilling to undergo a narco test in connection with a theft reported...   | Read..

Mahakaran snag hits East-West

The construction of East-West Metro's proposed Mahakaran station in BBD Bag has to be deferred because more tram tracks need to be uprooted.   | Read..

CU meet for search panel

Calcutta University has called a meeting of its senate on Wednesday to select its nominee for the search committee that will shortlist candidates for the post of...   | Read..

New AC rake from Chennai comes to town

The Metro fleet on Monday got a new AC rake, designed for better cooling and smoother ride.   | Read..
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