The Telegraph
Monday, January 22, 2018
 

Calcutta

Search for hotel boss in Hooghly

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The wife of a top hotel executive missing since he fell into the Hooghly during a weekend staff picnic lodged a complaint on Sunday that led police to start a murder case even before confirming that the person is dead....   | Read..
 

Drink gang assaults elderly protester

First published on 22-Jan-2018
A 72-year-old man living alone in this locality near Tollygunge was allegedly assaulted by a group of youths after he protested their drinking and causing a commotion in front of his house....   | Read..
 

Mentors question Presi arts selection

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Presidency University's arts stream may not be struggling to fill its classrooms like the science departments but entrance tests with multiple-choice questions are compromising quality in selection......   | Read..
 

Small big talent shines in carnival of contests

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Schoolgirl Yubasana Kapas had started the TTIS Challenge 2018 with one objective: to participate in as many events as possible and have fun....   | Read..
 

Tutor held for abuse of minor

First published on 22-Jan-2018
A private tutor was arrested on Sunday for alleged sexual abuse of a 10-year-old girl whom he taught mathematics in her house in Salt Lake....   | Read..
 

Kashmir cuts off 18-day cold run

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The city's longest spell of sub-13 cold in more than a decade ended on Sunday after 18 days, heralding a phase when the minimum temperature is tipped to touch 15 degrees by midweek....   | Read..
 

Star shower at literary meet

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet, co-organised by Victoria Memorial Hall, in association with The Telegraph. When: January 22 to 27 Where: Most sessions will be held at the Son-et-Lumiere......   | Read..
 

OC 'closed' after death

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The officer-in-charge of Madhyamgram traffic guard was closed on Saturday night, hours after a 45-year-old man allegedly beaten up by a civic police volunteer died....   | Read..
 

Rape proof on phone: Police

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Police on Sunday seized three cellphones which were allegedly used by a gang of six to capture the rape of a 27-year-old in Taratala....   | Read..
 

Rally to raise funds for kids

First published on 22-Jan-2018
The season's largest rally went on a treasure hunt for a cause on Sunday....   | Read..
 

Braving odds, making friends

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Bhushan Gopalani, a student of IIM Calcutta, cannot move without a wheelchair. Nanhe Kumar Singh cannot see....   | Read..
 

New Town market for hawkers

First published on 22-Jan-2018
A market complex is being built in New Town Action Area III, opposite Sukhobrishti housing estate, to rehabilitate more than 50 hawkers....   | Read..
 

Kids run for fun and cause

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Madhurr and Shilpa Jhawar wanted to celebrate their marriage anniversary on Sunday on a different note. So they took their son Shourya to Eco Park at the crack of dawn and let him take part in the ......   | Read..
 

Disband us, Presi mentors tell CM

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The Presidency University mentor group has recommended its dissolution in its sixth report handed over to chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday, the request coming at a time the institution is......   | Read..
 

Young & old at chess blitz

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A 79-year-old man lunged his rook forward by four squares as a seven-year old mulled her next move....   | Read..
 

Parents protest hospital act

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The parents of Oyetri Dey who died in AMRI Mukundapur on Wednesday sat in a protest outside the hospital on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Poet packs sting in speech

First published on 21-Jan-2018
It's unbelievable that students don't feel the urge to take admission to Presidency, poet Sankha Ghosh said on Saturday on the occasion of Founders' Day of the institution....   | Read..
 

'Beaten' by civic cop, helmet-less rider dies

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A 45-year-old man died after being allegedly beaten up by one of the two civic police volunteers who had stopped him for riding a two-wheeler without a helmet on Saturday morning....   | Read..
 

Woman run over by bus, loses arm

First published on 21-Jan-2018
A 32-year-old woman returning home after dropping her children to school lost an arm after being run over by a bus overtaking another at the Theatre Road-AJC Bose Road crossing....   | Read..
 

Six held for gang rape

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Six people, including three minors, were arrested on Saturday on the charge of gang-raping a 27-year-old in Taratala....   | Read..