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He lost his only job... because the telegram died

Mahendra Tarwala had a one-of-a-kind job. For over half a century, he sent telegrams on behalf of grain merchants in Mumbai and ran his house on the commission he made. On Sunday, July 14 when......

PICS: The final few hours of the telegram

The 163-year-long service drew to a close. Abhishek Mande was there to record its final hours at Mumbai's Central Telegraph Office. Photographs: Nadisha Daniel On Sunday, July 14, CN Deshmukh......

PHOTOS: A day after the Telegram died

India on Sunday wrapped up the 160-year-old telegram service in the face of dwindling revenues. A day later telegram employees are left wondering what to do next. Here’s the sight at one......

Last telegram sent to Rahul, DD director general SM Khan

As the iconic 163-year-old telegram passed into history, the last message was sent to Rahul Gandhi and director general of DD news SM Khan. The telegram counter closed at 11:45 pm on Sunday night......

Bihar defeat to overshadow Modi UK visit, says British media

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to the UK, the British media today said "troubles at home" after the Bharatiya Janata Party's drubbing in the Bihar elections will overshadow......

A free newspaper from ABP soon

Kolkata-based media house ABP, which publishes Ananda Bazaar Patrika and The Telegraph, is in talks with Swedish media firm Metro International to launch its free urban newspaper, Metro, in the......

Malaysia Airlines to change name to boost reputation

Reeling under the pressure of two catastrophic aviation tragedies, Malaysia Airlines is mulling a name change and restructuring of routes in a bid to repair its reputation, a media report has......

Hindujas asks UK to fund Bangalore-Mumbai Economic Corridor

Britain's richest family, the Hinduja brothers, have called on British Prime Minister David Cameron to invest in India's ambitious Bangalore-Mumbai Economic Corridor (BMEC) to be the best link......

'Fiscal cliff' fracas: From smiles to distrust to rancour

It began so optimistically.On November 16, after their first "fiscal cliff" session with President Barack Obama, the four leaders of Congress had stood in the driveway of the White House......

IPL victory puts KKR in the black

When Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) beat two-time defending champion Chennai Super Kings to win their first ever title in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Sunday night, the Knights not only shed......

Legendary actor Christopher Lee no more

Veteran British actor Christopher Lee, who rose to fame with his performances in Star Wars and Dracula, has passed away. He was 93. The iconic actor passed away while he was undergoing treatment......

Why you won't see latest Harry Potter in 3-D

The excitement of seeing a Harry Potter film in 3-D died several weeks ago when Warner Bros announced it was not happy with the3-D version. Even then, as was the case with the previous films in the......

When silence is not golden...peep into athletics latest crisis

Coe's silence not golden amid latest doping crisis IMAGE: IAAF president Lord Sebastian Coe with outgoing president Lamine Diack. Photographs: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images for IAAF......

Shane Watson: Failure to justify talent and the infamous Homework Gate

The Australian all-rounder was troubled by consistent injury concerns and failure to match his potential IMAGE: Australia'S Shane Watson looks dejected after being dismissed. Photograph: Ryan......

'Johnson spoke of reopening England's old scars...he's underselling himself'

Australia's Mitchell Johnson celebrates after dismissing England's Joe Root (not pictured) during the Lord's Test. Photograph: Philip Brown Livepic/Reuters Mitchell Johnson reopened old......

Find out why Bale is suffering at Real...

'Real have to work with Gareth and pass the ball to him more' 'Most people would have been broken by this but he is determined' 'He could have screamed and shouted or knocked on the manager’s......

EPL Preview: Burnley need miracle to avoid relegation

Danny Ings, left, of Burnley leaves the field with Scott Arfield. Photograph: Christopher Lee/Getty Images Burnley's seemingly doomed attempt to avoid relegation from the Premier League reaches......
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Gary Neville names his favourite coach …

By | Sportskeeda Tottenham have flourished under Pochettino this season Manchester United legend Gary Nevillein an article for the Telegraph... ...
3-day finish can't be ruled out

Adelaide: Some of the all-time greats have assembled here, wanting to see history first-hand, and they've been commenting on the three-day finishes... ...
Poll Round II today

Polling officials take charge of ballot boxes in Bokaro before leaving for their respective booths in three blocks of the district, which will vote... ...
Everybody seeking a piece of history

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum inspects a pink ball, in Adelaide, on Thursday Adelaide: Australia have featured in all the firsts in... ...
China, India to cooperate on anti-terrorism

FOREIGN AFFAIRS China and India on November 21 vowed to improve counter-terrorism cooperation between the two countries. In a joint statement... ...

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