The Telegraph
Monday, October 23, 2017


Beat him up, TMC leader 'tells' gang

Businessman Milan Dey, 52, who was assaulted allegedly in the presence of Trinamul MLA Paresh Pal in Phoolbagan after he asked for a car blocking his way to be removed, recounted the Sunday afternoon horror to Metro...   | Read..

Demand dip for dengue kit

The demand for dengue test kits from government hospitals and the city civic body has gone down in contrast to the spread of the mosquito-borne disease, agencies supplying the kits said....   | Read..

Garbage in sting ward

Fight against dengue is non-existent in Bijoygarh's Pallisree, which lost a 10-year-old resident to dengue on Saturday, a visit to the area by Metro revealed....   | Read..

'Off' bane in vector fight

Dengue doesn't have a Sunday but the Calcutta Municipal Corporation has....   | Read..

Techie robbed in Salt Lake

A man snatched a 33-year-old woman's purse outside a Salt Lake park on Saturday evening, barely a kilometre away from the Salt Lake stadium, where special security arrangements have been made for t......   | Read..

Local train rams into another

A Howrah-bound local train hit another train from behind near Panskura in East Midnapore on Sunday afternoon, the accident triggering panic among passengers and disrupting services for over an hour....   | Read..

Sunshine after wet spell

Bright sunshine returned to Calcutta on Sunday after nearly 48 hours of cloudy and wet weather....   | Read..

Traffic rejig in tech hub

Several roads in Sector V will turn one-way only from Monday to ensure smoother traffic flow in the congested tech hub....   | Read..

Staff crunch trips sting fight

The civic body has cited lack of manpower for garbage, a breeding ground for dengue mosquitoes, lying in several wards....   | Read..

Disease claims 66-yr-old in Bally

A 66-year-old woman who tested positive for dengue died on Sunday at Howrah's Bally, taking the death toll to 34 in the state this year....   | Read..

On & off field: girls tackle challenges

At 23, Kripa Oraon is a trailblazer. A rugby player herself, she has helped reach the sport to more and more girls in and around Saraswatipur, a small village in New Jalpaiguri....   | Read..

Bengal opts for NEET

Bengal has dropped the plan to hold a separate medical entrance test after the Centre said the common national entrance exam's regional language papers next year would be a translation of the Engli......   | Read..

Murder charge in man death

A man in his late 40s was found dead in an abandoned house in Bauria, Howrah, on Sunday, prompting his son to allege he had been murdered....   | Read..

Metro work set to roll

The construction of pillars on a 250m-stretch of the Noapara-Dakshineswar Metro project, which could not be undertaken for more than six years because of a land logjam, is set to start on Monday, r......   | Read..

Yellow wave at Yuba Bharati

A young fan at Salt Lake stadium on Sunday. (Pabitra Das)...   | Read..

Girl power on field

Girls in action during the final of the Tag Rugby Festival, an under-14 girls' rugby tournament to celebrate the UN's International Day of the Girl Child, at Crow Field on the Maidan on Sunday. Aro......   | Read..

Immersion aftermath

Babughat resembles a garbage dump after immersions on Sunday. Picture by Bishwarup Dutta...   | Read..

Body in car, wife held

A homemaker and a former driver of the family were arrested on Sunday on charges of killing the woman's husband, who was found dead in a car parked at a garage in Baduria, North 24-Parganas....   | Read..

Delay dogs hostel repair

The repair of Eden Hindu Hostel that began more than two years ago has come to a halt and the authorities are tight-lipped about when the work would be completed....   | Read..

Students shine on stage

Several city schools hosted a wide range of competitions under the ASISC (Association of Schools for Indian School Certificate) West Bengal chapter, banner recently...   | Read..
SPREADING LIGHT: Actress Parno Mittra (standing, third from left) and T.H. Ireland, the...   | Read..