The Telegraph
Thursday, February 22, 2018
 

Calcutta

New derby protocol beats party poopers

First published on 04-Dec-2017
Enforced discipline enhanced the spectator experience at Sunday's Mohun Bagan-East Bengal derby at Salt Lake stadium without diminishing the intensity of a rivalry that goes back almost a century....   | Read..
 

Accused protests innocence

First published on 04-Dec-2017
Abhishek Roy, one of the two teachers accused of sexually assaulting a four-year-old girl at GD Birla Centre for Education, told wife Rupa on Saturday night that he was innocent and he had been &qu......   | Read..
 

Parents' forum to scan safety

First published on 04-Dec-2017
At least 300 protesting parents, led by the father of the four-year-old girl who had allegedly been sexually assaulted by two teachers, gathered in front of GD Birla Centre for Education around 9am......   | Read..
 

Detective department to probe assault

First published on 04-Dec-2017
The detective department of Calcutta police will probe the allegation of sexual assault on a four-year-old girl by two teachers at GD Birla Centre for Education....   | Read..
 

IS suspect assaults Alipore jail warden

First published on 04-Dec-2017
A warden of Alipore Central jail was injured after an inmate, who was questioned by FBI last year for his alleged links with the Islamic State (IS), allegedly attacked him on Sunday morning....   | Read..
 

Ransack after death

First published on 04-Dec-2017
A group of people ransacked Marwari Relief Society Hospital after a woman who had tested positive for dengue died on Sunday....   | Read..
 

Brace for Celsius surge

First published on 04-Dec-2017
The cool spell Calcutta has been enjoying for the past 12 days might take a break with Met experts hinting at the possibility of a rise in the temperature, accompanied by rain, towards the middle o......   | Read..
 

Festival of words steps into seventh year

First published on 04-Dec-2017
The seven-year itch may be notorious but when it's a union of readers and writers, you can ditch the itch, and hitch your passion to the biggest literary carnival of the city....   | Read..
 

Child recounts assault to police

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The four-year-old student who was allegedly sexually assaulted in the washroom of her school on Thursday has graphically described to police the roles of the two accused teachers in the attack, sou......   | Read..
 

Attack cloud on outsourcing

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The two teachers who have been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a four-year-old girl at GD Birla Centre for Education were employees of a Bangalore-based company that provides sports trai......   | Read..
 

'Split politics' of school fuels protest

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The 14-hour protest at GD Birla Centre for Education was a reflection of the anger simmering among parents ever since the authorities scuttled an agitation three years ago over an alleged sexual as......   | Read..
 

He kept to himself: Neighbours

First published on 03-Dec-2017
Mohammad Mafisuddin, one of the two teachers arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a four-year-old at GD Birla Centre for Education, married two months ago and lived in a Park Circus apartment......   | Read..
 

Joint replacement in Dhakuria bridge repairs

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The 40-day repair of the Dhakuria bridge, which started on Friday night, will see replacement of the two expansion joints that connect the span over the railway tracks with the slopes on either sid......   | Read..
 

Council scan on school safety...

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations is examining if the safety measures at GD Birla Centre for Education match with those the school had furnished before the council....   | Read..
 

Pocso act 'violated' at SSKM

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The SSKM doctor who refused to examine the four-year-old GD Birla student without an FIR had violated the Pocso (Protection of Children from Sexual Offences) act, police said....   | Read..
 

Accused in cop custody

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The two teachers accused of sexually assaulting a four-year-old student were sent to two days' police custody on Saturday....   | Read..
 

BEd colleges showcaused

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) has issued showcause notices to 1,000 BEd and DElEd (diploma in elementary education) colleges for not submitting infrastructure details....   | Read..
 

Murder weapons seized in Singur

First published on 03-Dec-2017
Police on Saturday seized five single shots, a pistol and 11 bullets that were apparently used to gun down Bhadreswar Municipality chairman Manoj Upadhyay on November 21....   | Read..
 

Little Boxes, Little Boxes

First published on 03-Dec-2017
Urban spaces are full of utilitarian constructs. So necessary that they have been subsumed by the mundane. So mundane that we see and unsee them. Blind spots of eye and mind, alike. Power distribut......   | Read..
 

Venue shift for French concert

First published on 03-Dec-2017
The inaugural programme of the Calcutta leg of Bonjour India, the festival of France in India, has been shifted from Rabindra Sarobar because of the recent National Green Tribunal order banning soc......   | Read..