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Scoop.co.nz
A People’s Movement: Global March for Gorkhalandcontinue to be suppressed, the latest being the forceful imposition of Bangla (
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
continue to be suppressed, the latest being the forceful imposition of Bangla (predominant language spoken across West Bengal) on the Nepali speaking community of the Darjeeling hills, Dooars and Terai, where ironically, Nepali is the official... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
England beat India to lift ICC Women’s World Cup, Pranab Mukherjee bids adieu to Rashtrapati Bhawan: Top stories to bring you up to datedeadline to get them exchanged. 6- Mamata govt seals office of Nepali TV chann
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
deadline to get them exchanged. 6- Mamata govt seals office of Nepali TV channel after Gorkhaland stir coverage The West Bengal government sealed the Siliguri-based office of a Nepali language satellite television channel on Saturday night, a... Read more
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asianage
RS election: Congress set to renominate Ahmed Patelretain the seat, even after the exit of Mr. Vaghela. The last date for filing
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
retain the seat, even after the exit of Mr. Vaghela. The last date for filing of nominations for 10 Rajya Sabha vacancies from Gujarat, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh is July 28. The process of nominations began on July 21 for the August 8 elect... Read more
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The Hindu
Trinamool, Congress come closerFollowing a comment by Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to “work closely”
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
Following a comment by Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to “work closely” with the Congress in a united fight against the BJP, speculation is rife about a negotiation between the Trinamool Congress and Congress for a Rajya Sabha seat from the... Read more
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Games Radar
5 things you might have missed in the Westworld season 2 teaserlooking at a dead tiger which gives us this hint. Although it’s hard to make ou
Games Radar / Posted 8 hours ago
looking at a dead tiger which gives us this hint. Although it’s hard to make out, it’s been suggested that this is a Bengal tiger which is traditional native of Asia. Admittedly, it would be hard to imagine a tiger roaming around the Wild... Read more
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Business Standard India
Statsguru: Competitive federalism2. Similarly, Maharashtra has risen by five spots on the infrastructure index.
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
2. Similarly, Maharashtra has risen by five spots on the infrastructure index. It is interesting to note that while West Bengal has jumped 11 spots on economic climate and six on governance and political stability, it has fallen six places in... Read more
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dna
Full text | With rainbow of memories, I will be leaving this magnificent building: President's farewell speech at ParliamentIn July 1969, I came to this Parliament as a member of Rajya Sabha representing
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
In July 1969, I came to this Parliament as a member of Rajya Sabha representing one of the six seats from the State of West Bengal. My election to Rajya Sabha took place on 4th July and the first session I attended began on July 22nd,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Full text of President Pranab Mukherjee’s farewell speech in ParliamentIn July 1969, I came to this Parliament as a member of Rajya Sabha representing
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
In July 1969, I came to this Parliament as a member of Rajya Sabha representing one of the six seats from the State of West Bengal. My election to Rajya Sabha took place on 4th July and the first session I attended began on July 22nd,... Read more
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The Hindu
Assam, Bengal, Gujarat face delugethe State. "However, the flood situation in Assam is steadily improving," added
The Hindu / Posted 11 hours ago
the State. "However, the flood situation in Assam is steadily improving," added Mr. Baruah. The situation remains grim in Bengal following incessant heavy rains in most parts of the State. Several areas in Paschim Medinipur and Birbhum district... Read more
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The Hindu
NEET questions will be uniform: Prakash Javadekarin English in future. The Human Resource Development Minister was replying to
The Hindu / Posted 11 hours ago
in English in future. The Human Resource Development Minister was replying to a question on a recent complaint by West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee that students appearing for NEET in vernacular languages this year had faced... Read more
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Business Standard India
FAQs on invoicing and registration under new tax regimein Pune (Maharashtra), and I have purchased steel goods from one registered tra
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
in Pune (Maharashtra), and I have purchased steel goods from one registered trader or manufacturer from Kolkata (West Bengal) and sold the same on IGST to my customer in Hyderabad (Telangana). To save time and freight charges from Kolkata to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mamata govt seals office of Nepali TV channel after Gorkhaland stir coverageThe West Bengal government sealed the Siliguri-based office of a Nepali languag
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 hours ago
The West Bengal government sealed the Siliguri-based office of a Nepali language satellite television channel on Saturday night, a move seen as crackdown on establishments allegedly promoting the public unrest for a separate Gorkhaland state. Police... Read more
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dna
Congress to re-nominate veteran leader Ahmed Patel for Gujarat RS seatVaghela walks away with some MLAs. The last date for filing of nominations for
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
Vaghela walks away with some MLAs. The last date for filing of nominations for 10 Rajya Sabha vacancies from Gujarat, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh is July 28. The process of nominations began on July 21 for the August 8 election. Patel's first... Read more
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Business Standard India
Full text of President Pranab Mukherjee's farewell speechIn July 1969, I came to this Parliament as a member of Rajya Sabha representing
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
In July 1969, I came to this Parliament as a member of Rajya Sabha representing one of the six seats from the State of West Bengal. My election to Rajya Sabha took place on 4th July and the first session I attended began on July 22nd, 1969. 5.... Read more
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New Kerala
Farewell Pranab Mukherjee: Outgoing President thanks Parl., speaks about PM Modi, Indira Gandhi - newkerala news #256533of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part of five Rajya Sabhas, four times from Bengal and once from Gujarat. It's a tinge of sadness and a rainbow of memories that I will be leaving this magnificent... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Women’s World Cup final: Jhulan Goswami stamps class returning to biggest stagemomentum. Jhulan ‘Gozzy’ Goswami has been a picture of consistency for India f
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
momentum. Jhulan ‘Gozzy’ Goswami has been a picture of consistency for India for over a decade, and the 34-year-old Bengal pacer has made up for her drop in pace with accuracy and subtle variations. She got all that together to dismiss the... Read more
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dna
After Bengal tiger, it's the turn of tigress to roar at Lord'sFor the uninitiated, a noted sports goods supplier in Kolkata had recently intr
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
For the uninitiated, a noted sports goods supplier in Kolkata had recently introduced 'Bengal Tigress' - a red ball - as a mark of respect to Jhulan Goswami for her immense contribution to Indian cricket. As she gallopped through the lush green... Read more
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dna
Pranab Mukherjee farewell: Outgoing Prez remebers Indira's mentorship, association with PM Modiof the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part of five Rajya Sabhas, four times from Bengal and once from Gujarat. It's a tinge of sadness and a rainbow of memories that I will be leaving this magnificent... Read more
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The Economic Times
New waterways to connect India with Bangladesh: Mansukh MandaviyaAGARTALA: Bangladesh and India have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
AGARTALA: Bangladesh and India have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to connect the north-east and West Bengal with Bangladesh through new waterways, Union minister Mansukh Mandaviya has said. "The new waterways would enable transportation... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mukherjee, a 'guru' who taught generations of MPs: Speaker Sumitra Mahajanand exemplary memory of events and precedents." Mahajan said Mukherjee's life'
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
and exemplary memory of events and precedents." Mahajan said Mukherjee's life's journey from an humble village in West Bengal to Rashtrapati Bhavan is "entwined with contemporary history of our nation and inspiring for all". In his long... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congress to re-nominate Ahmed Patel for Gujarat Rajya Sabha seatVaghela walks away with some MLAs. The last date for filing of nominations for
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Vaghela walks away with some MLAs. The last date for filing of nominations for 10 Rajya Sabha vacancies from Gujarat, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh is July 28. The process of nominations began on July 21 for the August 8 election. Patel's first... Read more
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New Kerala
Farewell Pranab Mukherjee: Outgoing President thanks Parl. for 'creating' him - newkerala news #256520of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part of five Rajya Sabhas, four times from Bengal and once from Gujarat," he added. President Mukherjee remembered the former prime ministers of India, including late... Read more
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asianage
Prez thanks Parliament for 'creating' him, remembers ex-PMs in farewell ceremonyof the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part of five Rajya Sabhas, four times from Bengal and once from Gujarat," he added. President Mukherjee remembered the former prime ministers of India, including late... Read more
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dna
Prez voting boosts BJP in Bengal, Tripura, not so in KeralaThe voting pattern in West Bengal and Tripura, two states high on the BJP's exp
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
The voting pattern in West Bengal and Tripura, two states high on the BJP's expansion plans, in the presidential poll has gladdened the party's strategists. That the BJP-led NDA's candidate Ram Nath Kovind got the support of 11 MLAs against its... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pranab Mukherjee, the pipe smoker who wouldn't reveal a word about Indirafirst met Mukherjee in 1985, at the latter's south Calcutta residence in Southe
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
first met Mukherjee in 1985, at the latter's south Calcutta residence in Southern Avenue, as a junior reporter in the Bengali daily Bartaman. Young and enthusiastic, Ghoshal would accompany the politician on each of his trips to different... Read more
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dna
Farewell Pranab Mukherjee: Outgoing President thanks Parl. for 'creating' himof the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
of the Parliament on July 22, 1969. "For the last 37 years, I have been a part of five Rajya Sabhas, four times from Bengal and once from Gujarat," he added. President Mukherjee remembered the former prime ministers of India, including late... Read more
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asianage
Vernacular question papers for NEET to be translations of English ones: Javadekarof the question paper in English", he said in Kokata on Saturday. Javadekar wa
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
of the question paper in English", he said in Kokata on Saturday. Javadekar was replying to a question on the West Bengal education minister recently complaining that in 2017, the students appearing for all-India medical entrance... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over half of India faces sugar crunch despite stock carryover, bumper cropsugar consumption base are currently facing shortages due to low output last ye
Business Standard India / Posted 16 hours ago
sugar consumption base are currently facing shortages due to low output last year. These include major consumers like West Bengal, Rajasthan, and Bihar to name a few. Despite growing consumption, a number of these states do not produce sugar at... Read more
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The Manila Times
An optimist’s viewSystem for Developing Countries (RIS) of New Delhi. This alliance will connect
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
System for Developing Countries (RIS) of New Delhi. This alliance will connect countries with the shores on the Sea of Bengal, Arabian Sea, the Gulf of Aden, the Red Sea, the Cape of Good Hope and the African countries fronting the eastern... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
West Bengal: CPI (M), Congress flay Mamata’s ‘magnanimity’ in 1993 police firing casetwo predecessors is being seen by her critics as an attempt to create a rift be
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
two predecessors is being seen by her critics as an attempt to create a rift between the CPI(M) and the Congress in West Bengal. Banerjee at a public rally on Friday said FIR would be lodged against the policemen over the July 21 firing, which... Read more
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dna
NEET question paper to be same for all languages: Prakash Javadekarpapers in English. The Human Resource Development minister was replying to a q
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
papers in English. The Human Resource Development minister was replying to a question about a recent complaint by West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee that students appearing for medical entrance examination in vernacular languages... Read more
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Aljazeera
India: Manufacturing a picture-postcard Darjeeling"Pahar Haschey" (The hills are smiling) is the slogan used by West Bengal Chief
Aljazeera / Posted 18 hours ago
"Pahar Haschey" (The hills are smiling) is the slogan used by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to describe the peace and prosperity of Darjeeling under her regime. That is a difficult smile to manage given the region's history of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pranab Mukherjee: Leaving the Rashtrapati Bhavan on a plume of nostalgiafirst met Mukherjee in 1985, at the latter’s south Calcutta residence in Southe
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
first met Mukherjee in 1985, at the latter’s south Calcutta residence in Southern Avenue, as a junior reporter in the Bengali daily Bartaman. President Pranab Mukherjee signs the visitors book at Hyderabad House on the occasion of the... Read more
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The Hindu
President of India Pranab Mukherjee’s life in picturesof Defence and Minister of Finance. He was a member of the Congress Working Com
The Hindu / Posted 19 hours ago
of Defence and Minister of Finance. He was a member of the Congress Working Committee for 23 years. Hailing from West Bengal, Mr. Mukherjee worked as a college teacher and a journalist for a Bengali newspaper before joining politics. His... Read more
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Business Standard India
Now, security forces manning border outposts to get piped drinking waterare working for its proper implementation, the official said. The BOPs are loc
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
are working for its proper implementation, the official said. The BOPs are located in forward areas in Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat, West Bengal, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura and S... Read more
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The Economic Times
Grim reality of domestic helps in bondageSangathan, interjects, "When we seek work, why are we first asked about where w
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Sangathan, interjects, "When we seek work, why are we first asked about where we come from? Does being a migrant from West Bengal, UP or Madhya Pradesh make us different from other migrants?" A timid Anjali, who hails from Bengal, discloses she was... Read more
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The Economic Times
NEET question paper to be same for all languages: Prakash Javadekarof the question paper in English", he told reporters here yesterday. Javadekar
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
of the question paper in English", he told reporters here yesterday. Javadekar was replying to a question about the West Bengal Education minister recently complaining that this year the students appearing for all medical entrance examination in... Read more
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The Economic Times
CBEC officials unhappy with Bengal's e-way billBoard of Excise and Customs (CBEC), the nodal national agency for administering
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC), the nodal national agency for administering customs and GST, was unhappy with West Bengal's introduction of e-way bill system without waiting for it being launched by the Centre across the country. "West... Read more
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The Economic Times
RSS does not support violence: Manmohan Vaidya on cow vigilantismwelcome step. He has been a BJP activist and governor. It was a decision of the
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
welcome step. He has been a BJP activist and governor. It was a decision of the party," he said. He said the situation in Bengal, which was debated in the conference, "is serious and Hindus live in fear there". "They are being targeted... The... Read more
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Business Standard India
One nation, one test? Now, NEET question paper to be same for all languagesof the question paper in English", he told reporters here on . Javadekar was r
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
of the question paper in English", he told reporters here on . Javadekar was replying to a question about the West Bengal Education minister recently complaining that this year the students appearing for all medical entrance examination in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
NEET question paper to be same for all languages: Javadekar— will just be translation of the question paper in English,” he said. Javadek
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 hours ago
— will just be translation of the question paper in English,” he said. Javadekar was replying to a question about the West Bengal Education minister recently complaining that this year the students appearing for all medical entrance examination in... Read more
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The Hindu
Every third child bride in the world is IndianPradesh accounted for the highest percentage of child marriages in India, at 16
The Hindu / Posted 21 hours ago
Pradesh accounted for the highest percentage of child marriages in India, at 16.6%. In fact, U.P., Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Bihar, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh accounted for 70% of all child marriages in India as of 2011. While... Read more
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The Hindu
NEET question paper to be same for all languages: Prakash Javadekarof the question paper in English,” he said in Kolkata on Saturday. Mr. Javadek
The Hindu / Posted 21 hours ago
of the question paper in English,” he said in Kolkata on Saturday. Mr. Javadekar was replying to a question about the West Bengal Education Minister recently complaining that this year the students appearing for all medical entrance examination in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Lawrence picks Ecuador team(Point Fortin Civic Centre), Andre Marchan (Defence Force), Kevin Villaroel (No
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 21 hours ago
(Point Fortin Civic Centre), Andre Marchan (Defence Force), Kevin Villaroel (North East Stars), Carlyle Mitchell (East Bengal FC), Triston Hodge (W Connection), Alvin Jones (W Connection), Carlos Edwards (Central FC), Maurice Ford (W... Read more
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Business Standard India
GJM has hired foreign Maoists for armed rebellion, say WB govt officialsseveral top IPS officers, including those who have wide experience in counterin
Business Standard India / Posted 21 hours ago
several top IPS officers, including those who have wide experience in countering Maoist menace in the Junglemahal areas of Bengal from 2009-2012. Senior IPS officer Manoj Verma, who has vast experience in countering Maoists insurgency in West... Read more
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asianage
GJM preparing for armed protest with Maoist help: WB policestate and has hired Maoists from neighbouring countries as mercenaries to train
asianage / Posted 22 hours ago
state and has hired Maoists from neighbouring countries as mercenaries to train its cadres, according to senior West Bengal government officials. "We have inputs from intelligence agencies that Maoists from neighbouring countries have been... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gorkhaland stir: Bengalis of Darjeeling feel alienated after burning of historic hall in KurseongArun Mohan Ghosh, secretary of the Kurseong Bengali Association, attended all t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Arun Mohan Ghosh, secretary of the Kurseong Bengali Association, attended all the rallies Gorkhaland supporters had organised in the hill town until Tuesday. But burning of a community hall later that night deeply affected Ghosh and the town’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
GJM preparing for underground armed movement with Maoists help: WB Policestate and has hired Maoists from neighbouring countries as mercenaries to train
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 hours ago
state and has hired Maoists from neighbouring countries as mercenaries to train its cadres, according to senior West Bengal government officials. “We have inputs from intelligence agencies that Maoists from neighbouring countries have been... Read more
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dna
GJM preparing for underground armed movement with Maoists: West Bengal policestate and has hired Maoists from neighbouring countries as mercenaries to train
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
state and has hired Maoists from neighbouring countries as mercenaries to train its cadres, according to senior West Bengal government officials. "We have inputs from intelligence agencies that Maoists from neighbouring countries have been... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP shrugs off Rahul-Nitish meeting, says 'Modi wave' will trounce everyone - newkerala news #256452Kolkata (West Bengal) , July 23: With Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar meeting
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Kolkata (West Bengal) , July 23: With Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar meeting Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi yesterday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday downplayed the rendezvous saying no amount of meeting can help counter the... Read more
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