The Telegraph
Sunday, February 18, 2018
 

Calcutta

Not hiding facts: De

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Bengal chief secretary Malay De has asserted that the government was not trying to hide facts on dengue and expressed concern that the disease was shedding its urban tag and invading rural areas....   | Read..
 

Fever claims 4 more in Deganga

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Four more persons died of fever in Deganga and the adjoining Basirhat area in North 24-Parganas over the past 24 hours. The death toll from fever in the area over the past six days has gone up to 16....   | Read..
 

Bike crash kills two teens

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Two teenagers on a bike were killed when the rider lost control and rammed into the divider on the Bypass early on Tuesday....   | Read..
 

Leap from Yokohama to Alipore

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Four kangaroos from Yokohama; two lions, two jaguars and six mouse deer from Hyderabad - Alipore zoo will have several new residents this month....   | Read..
 

28-yr-old in techie snatch net

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Police arrested a mason from the fringes of the township on Tuesday in connection with a purse snatch on Saturday....   | Read..
 

Tease protest

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Police are yet to arrest any of the 11 men who had thrashed Krishna Saha, 29, for complaining to police about them teasing a woman....   | Read..
 

Ticket travails of football fans

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Confusion over ticket availability, glitches in online booking and snaking queues - football fans are being forced to dribble past multiple obstacles to watch Brazil take on England in the FIFA U-1......   | Read..
 

Underpass date with Cup final

First published on 25-Oct-2017
One arm of the Beleghata underpass across the Bypass will be opened before the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, to be held at Salt Lake stadium on October 28....   | Read..
 

Foreign flavour in 25K

First published on 25-Oct-2017
The "face" of Calcutta's premier road race had pushed himself to run the hardest when he was dropped from the Indian cricket team in 2006 and ended up doing 21 laps of the Eden Gardens....   | Read..
 

IIEST facility woes flagged

First published on 25-Oct-2017
Two teachers of the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, who are also members of the tech school's board of governors, has written to director Ajoy Kumar Ray expressing anguish o......   | Read..
 

Cops sit on case

First published on 24-Oct-2017
At least two persons witnessed the assault. A CCTV camera possibly captured what happened. But till late on Monday, police hadn't even started a case based on the victim's statement....   | Read..
 

Thrashed for tease protest

First published on 24-Oct-2017
A 29-year-old man was dragged out of his home and thrashed by a gang against whom he had complained to police for teasing women on Sunday....   | Read..
 

Sting of slackening civic fight in virus hotbed

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The shaming statistic of 16 dengue deaths since September, eight of them in the Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) area, has injected little urgency or sense of purpose into the civic machinery's......   | Read..
 

Sister home restored

First published on 24-Oct-2017
A single-storey house in Bagbazar where Sister Nivedita lived has been restored and unveiled....   | Read..
 

Extortion cuffs on gang of six

First published on 24-Oct-2017
A woman was allegedly confined in a car with a fudged number plate and robbed of cash at gunpoint at the crowded Park Circus crossing on Saptami afternoon....   | Read..
 

Schools play it safe on dengue

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Several schools in town are dispensing dengue advice to parents such as the importance of a timely blood test and not sending their children to attend class if they are running a temperature....   | Read..
 

Machines for faster blood count

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The Calcutta Municipal Corporation (CMC) will buy 16 haematology auto analyser machines for faster follow-up of dengue patients....   | Read..
 

2 more fever deaths

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Two more persons died of fever at Deganga on Monday, taking the death toll in the North 24-Parganas pocket to 12 in five days....   | Read..
 

Govt no to principals' funds plea

First published on 24-Oct-2017
The higher education department has turned down a request by several principals of state-aided colleges seeking additional funds for their car allowance and telephone expense....   | Read..
 

Calcutta rallyists raid Himalayas

First published on 24-Oct-2017
Two Calcutta rallyists have won the top spot in, arguably, the country's toughest road challenge - the Maruti Suzuki Raid de Himalaya 2017....   | Read..