The Telegraph
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
 

Calcutta

Illegal stall costs more than shop

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The price of a square foot of space on a Gariahat pavement is not less than Rs 50,000, five times the cost of commercial real estate in the area....   | Read..
 

Masterclass with Maradona for young fans

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Zahir Molla got the biggest award of his life on Tuesday when football legend Diego Maradona applauded the Class VI student of Aditya Academy, Barasat, for saving at least 10 goal-bound shots by th......   | Read..
 

Health-care hiccups quacks can't cure

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Bengal's rural health-care system is riddled with more administrative illnesses than an army of trained quacks can cure, public health experts said on Tuesday of the state government's new strategy......   | Read..
 

HC shield for hounded bride

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The high court on Tuesday issued an order restraining Mumbai police from interfering in the personal life of a 26-year-old bank officer from there who recently married a man from Sodepur she had me......   | Read..
 

Comeback of chill on the radar

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The moisture dragged in by the depression that robbed Calcutta of its December chill is tipped to dissipate in around two days, paving the way for the return of the northwesterly wind. "Two fa......   | Read..
 

Two more youths in drug net

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The grandson of a former municipal chairman of Bidhannagar was among two youths arrested late on Monday for allegedly peddling party drugs in colleges and nightspots....   | Read..
 

Horrid tales of Holocaust retold

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The descendant of a Polish woman killed by the Nazis for sheltering Jews took a Calcutta audience through one of the most shameful chapters of human history on Tuesday....   | Read..
 

Acid attack on woman in Behala

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Police are looking for a man in connection with an acid attack on a woman, a few hundred metres from her home in Behala, on Tuesday afternoon....   | Read..
 

Law student recounts 'torture'

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The first-year law student of Calcutta University who has complained of ragging had to be rescued by police from a room at New Law College Hostel where the accused had kept him confined, sources at......   | Read..
 

Boost for pollution scan

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Sabuj Mancha, a platform of organisations working for the environment, will soon instal machines in the city for automatic measurement of a toxic particulate in the air in partnership with a group ......   | Read..
 

Zoo space crisis talk before crowd surge

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Police have requested Alipore zoo authorities to pull down the fences around the lawns to help accommodate more people....   | Read..
 

Robbers hit woman on head

First published on 13-Dec-2017
A woman was injured after she was hit with the butt of a firearm while trying to resist robbers raiding her nephew's shop in the Collegehat area of Canning, South 24-Parganas, on Monday....   | Read..
 

Bangla man in net

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Police arrested a Bangladeshi in Sodepur, North 24-Parganas, early on Tuesday....   | Read..
 

Run to reinforce self-belief

First published on 13-Dec-2017
A hundred sports enthusiasts on wheelchairs or crutches, blind runners guided by "buddies" and people suffering from cerebral palsy will join the city's ever-growing running fraternity on......   | Read..
 

Drug roots run deep in city, say cops

First published on 13-Dec-2017
A woman gets off a train in Howrah with a book in her hands....   | Read..
 

Chill on way back

First published on 13-Dec-2017
Tuesday afternoon had an early summer feel to it because of excess moisture in the air but the weather department foresees a gradual fall in the humidity level and return of the chill....   | Read..
 

Close shave in collapse

First published on 13-Dec-2017
A portion of a four-storey building in Chitpore collapsed late on Monday night when most of the residents were inside....   | Read..
 

ER observes 60 years of local trains

First published on 13-Dec-2017
More than 300 passengers travelled on a special Howrah-Sheoraphuli local train on Tuesday morning to mark 60 years of Eastern Railway's first EMU local train service....   | Read..
 

Dubliners bond with city boys

First published on 13-Dec-2017
The 22nd batch of students from St. Xavier's Collegiate School recently took part in a Calcutta-Dublin student exchange programme....   | Read..
 

Health in hands of trained quack

First published on 12-Dec-2017
The village quack has emerged as Bengal's best bet in rural health care with a little training and a new, honourable professional profile....   | Read..
 
Diego Armando Maradona shows what he can do with a f...   | Read..
 
 
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