The Telegraph
Thursday, January 18, 2018
 

Calcutta

Toddler dies after antacid injection

First published on 18-Jan-2018
At 10.30 on Tuesday night, Oyetri Dey had a video chat with her father from her hospital bed at AMRI Mukundapur. She looked fine and was to be discharged soon, according to her parents....   | Read..
 

Protest over 'sudden' death

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Friends and relatives of a 34-year-old accident victim who died on Tuesday night at Woodlands in Alipore have accused the hospital of keeping his family in the dark about his medical condition befo......   | Read..
 

Life ebbs while waiting for bed

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A police complaint was filed against Apollo Gleneagles on Wednesday after a 54-year-old man with heart and lung ailments died in an ambulance parked outside the emergency ward, allegedly because he......   | Read..
 

App cabs drive deals

First published on 18-Jan-2018
App-cab aggregators Uber and Ola are geared to expand their businesses in Bengal with similar timelines but different methods....   | Read..
 

Car ablaze in reprisal for booze protest

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A Hyundai i20 parked along CIT Road in Padmapukur was set ablaze early on Wednesday after the owner protested against some youths allegedly drinking, smoking cannabis and causing a commotion in the......   | Read..
 

Saraswati e-kit ready to click

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Inkpot made of mud, pen sculpted out of pith, mirror, a piece of sandalwood and even a piece of the Ganga. Some 48 articles required for Saraswati Puja rituals can be bought as a hamper from an onl......   | Read..
 

Man foils ATM theft

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A man foiled an ATM robbery when he unknowingly walked into the kiosk in Patuli to find two masked men working on the machine....   | Read..
 

Woman found dead in orchard

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A woman in her late 50s was found dead in a mango orchard in Sonarpur in South 24-Parganas, early on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Bus accidents injure 21 

First published on 18-Jan-2018
At least 20 bus passengers suffered injuries while three motorists escaped unscathed when the bus they were in hit a car at the Chinar Park crossing on Wednesday....   | Read..
 

Woman crossing road hit

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A minibus hit a woman trying to cross the road moments after getting off it on sarat Bose Road on Wednesday evening....   | Read..
 

Dutch call on city campuses

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The Dutch have come calling to campuses in Calcutta. In a maiden initiative on such a big scale, a team headed by ambassador Alphonsus Stoelinga made presentations at St. Xavier's College and Presi......   | Read..
 

Big cat count to begin

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A tiger count will begin in the Sunderbans later this month as part of the national tiger census 2018....   | Read..
 

Pollutants in city heart soars to unsafe level

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The level of PM 2.5, an ultra-fine pollutant, crossed 500 microgram per cubic metre of air twice on Wednesday and eight times this month, data collected by the US consulate in the city reveal....   | Read..
 

Gift of 5 acres to CU & JU

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced at the Bengal Global Business Summit on Wednesday that the government would allot five acres to Jadavpur and Calcutta universities each....   | Read..
 

Talk to me, Partha tells JU students

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Education minister Partha Chatterjee asked students of Jadavpur University on Wednesday to share their concerns on campus polls with him, the appeal coming in the wake of a 31-hour gherao of vice-c......   | Read..
 

Hospitality training hub

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Restaurateur Anjan Chatterjee will set up an institute for skill development for training underprivileged young men and women from Bengal, to prepare them professionally for the hospitality industr......   | Read..
 

Celsius up but cool phase set to remain

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The day and night temperatures went up on Wednesday but this does not signal the end of the cool phase the city has been experiencing over the past fortnight, the weather department said....   | Read..
 

Countdown to festival of words

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The focus will be on poetry as Calcutta gets ready for the seventh edition of Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet (Kalam) in less than a week....   | Read..
 

Plea for second parade

First published on 18-Jan-2018
The state moved an Alipore court on Wednesday seeking permission for a second test identification parade in connection with the alleged sexual assault on a student of MP Birla Foundation Higher Sec......   | Read..
 

Time to take up a challenge

First published on 18-Jan-2018
It's time to shout out slogans, cheer for your favourites and keep your school's flag flying high. The stage is set for TTIS Challenge 2018, presented by Subhas Bose Institute of Hotel Management i......   | Read..