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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......

Stop! Tales of a village telegraphist

Telegrams were, once upon a time, the lifeline of Indian villages. Urgent news reached the tiniest hamlets through Morse machines. How will the closing of the telegraph office affect a small......

World's 20 most amazing railway stations

These beautiful railway stations are icons of a nation’s outstanding infrastructure.  Telegraph Travel lists the world’s 20 most impressive railway stations Grand Central......

Bidding adieu to telegram: Some were there to be part of history

“Love of my life STOP will you marry me STOP”, reads a telegram sent out on Friday from the Central Telegraph Office (CTO) here. With the service set to end on Monday, the CTO here saw......

Curtains down for 160-year old telegram service

Smart phones, emails and SMS seem to have pushed the humble telegram service to a quiet corner with the BSNL deciding to discontinue the 160-year-old telegraph service from July 15. Once the main......

Tatas shelves plan to shut JLR Midlands plant

India's Tata Group owned Jaguar Land Rover has scrapped plans to close one of its UK plants. According to the Daily Telegraph, the luxury carmaker, which employs 16,000 people, agreed a deal with......

Finally, ABP to launch Fortune today

After three years of waiting, the ABP Group, the publishers of the Telegraph newspaper and weekly BusinessWorld, is finally launching the Fortune India in Mumbai on Friday evening, under a......

Brangelina 'may have tied the knot' on X'mas

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly got married in a Christmas Day ceremony in the Caribbean. According to the Telegraph, the Hollywood power couple wed in an intimate ceremony on the Turks and......

The Ten Most Googled Hollywood Films of 2011

According to The Telegraph report, Twilight Saga's latest installment Breaking Dawn was the most searched film on Google in the UK this year. The film enjoys a huge fan following all around......

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......

Bayliss set to be named England coach?

Australian Trevor Bayliss is set to become England coach ahead of compatriot Jason Gillespie, the Daily Telegraph reported on Monday. Yorkshire coach Gillespie was widely expected to get the job......

'We'll let you choose headline: Embarrassed, Demolished, Humiliated'

Ashes rout branded 'day of infamy' in horrified Australia How the media reacted to Australia’s collapse. Photograph: Twitter Australia's stunning dismissal for 60 runs on day one of the......

5 reasons why Pellegrini is sure City will win EPL

Manchester City are brimming with optimism with coach Manuel Pellegrini ‘absolutely sure’ of winning the Premier League title back this season and midfielder David Silva eyeing......

I have no intention to walk away from cricket, says defiant Clarke

Australian captain Michael Clarke looks on during a nets session. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Defiant and angry Australian captain Michael Clarke has vowed to keep playing on after......

Question my performance but not my desire: Clarke

Australia's Michael Clarke during a training session in Trent Bridge. Photograph: Philip Brown/Reuters Australia captain Michael Clarke has hit out at critics who have questioned his desire in......
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Mangalore teens suspended after protests over their relationship

Bangalore: Two students of different faiths who were in a relationship have been suspended for two weeks by a college in Mangalore district after a... ...

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