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New Kerala
Kerala bar scam: Now probe ordered against police officialThiruvananthapuram, Feb 5 : In a new twist to the Kerala bar scam, the UDF gove
Kerala bar scam: Now probe ordered against police official
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 5 : In a new twist to the Kerala bar scam, the UDF government on Friday ordered a probe against the vigilance officer who had investigated the scam after the ruling front sought the conspiracy angle in the recent allegations... Read more
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New Kerala
Don't ally with Left in Bengal polls: Cong leaders in Kerala, TripuraAgartala, Feb 5 : Congress leaders in Kerala and Tripura are likely to ask the
Don't ally with Left in Bengal polls: Cong leaders in Kerala, Tripura
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
Agartala, Feb 5 : Congress leaders in Kerala and Tripura are likely to ask the party's central leadership not to ally with the Left parties in the forthcoming West Bengal assembly polls. "Top state Congress leaders in Kerala and Tripura are now... Read more
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asianage
Out with the LeftA comic aspect of Communist politics is the insistence of the party of the red
Out with the Left
asianage / Posted 15 hours ago
A comic aspect of Communist politics is the insistence of the party of the red flag that its mundane political manoeuvres are always guided by lofty ideological consideration, not the least of which may be the “world situation”. It may be a... Read more
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The Hindu
GAIL issue: farmers stage protest in Dharmapuri'The pipeline would affect an estimated 500 acres of cultivable lands in five u
GAIL issue: farmers stage protest in Dharmapuri
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
'The pipeline would affect an estimated 500 acres of cultivable lands in five unions of the district' The Tamil Nadu Vivasayigal Sangam staged a demonstration here protesting against the Supreme Court’s verdict to GAIL pipeline project here on... Read more
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Calcutta News
UDF will return to power in Kerala, says minister Adoor Prakash Alleppey (Kerala), Feb 4 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Congress-led United Democrati
UDF will return to power in Kerala, says minister Adoor Prakash
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
Alleppey (Kerala), Feb 4 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) is "supremely confident" of retaining power in assembly elections this year, Revenue and Coir... Read more
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New Kerala
To set up Kerala Bank if voted to powerThiruvananthapuram, Feb 4 : The CPI-M on Thursday said a cooperative-sector Ker
To set up Kerala Bank if voted to power
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 4 : The CPI-M on Thursday said a cooperative-sector Kerala Bank will be established if the party is voted to power in the assembly polls later this year. Communist Party of India-Marxist politburo member Pinarayi Vijayan, who... Read more
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New Kerala
UDF will return to power in Kerala, says minister Adoor PrakashAlleppey (Kerala), Feb 4 : Kerala's ruling Congress-led United Democratic Front
UDF will return to power in Kerala, says minister Adoor Prakash
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Alleppey (Kerala), Feb 4 : Kerala's ruling Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) is "supremely confident" of retaining power in assembly elections this year, Revenue and Coir Minister Adoor Prakash said on Wednesday. "The Congress will be back... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP begins 10-day march over crimes against women in BengalKolkata, Feb 3 : Days after three people were awarded the death penalty for gan
BJP begins 10-day march over crimes against women in Bengal
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Kolkata, Feb 3 : Days after three people were awarded the death penalty for gang-raping and murdering a college student in West Bengal's Kamduni, the BJP on Wednesday began a 10-day march from the village in North 24 Parganas district to highlight... Read more
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New Kerala
Done no wrong with regard to solar scam: Kerala CMThiruvananthapuram, Feb 3 : Amid the Left opposition's demand for his resignati
Done no wrong with regard to solar scam: Kerala CM
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 3 : Amid the Left opposition's demand for his resignation in the solar scam, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said he had done no wrong in the case. "If there is even one percent truth in the allegations levelled... Read more
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New Kerala
M to soon decide on electoral deal with Congress in Bengal pollsAgartala, Feb 3 : The CPI-M central leadership would decide about the party's e
M to soon decide on electoral deal with Congress in Bengal polls
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Agartala, Feb 3 : The CPI-M central leadership would decide about the party's electoral alliance with the Congress in the forthcoming West Bengal assembly polls during its three-day politburo and central committee meetings in New Delhi from February... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK, DMK lack confidence to face election alone: Anbumani“Administrative reforms, change of policy will bring about change in State” Bo
AIADMK, DMK lack confidence to face election alone: Anbumani
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
“Administrative reforms, change of policy will bring about change in State” Both the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam and the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam did not have confidence to face the Assembly polls alone, and they had been waiting in... Read more
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New Kerala
M state committee meet to discuss tie-up with CongressKolkata, Feb 2 : A day after state Congress leaders conveyed to the party high
M state committee meet to discuss tie-up with Congress
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Kolkata, Feb 2 : A day after state Congress leaders conveyed to the party high command their desire to team up with the CPI-M in the upcoming West Bengal assembly polls, the Marxists announced on Tuesday they would finalise their stand on an alliance... Read more
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New Kerala
Ahead of Kerala polls, CPI-M's Pinarayi undertakes image makeoverThrissur (Kerala), Feb 1 : Often called an 'iron man' in political circles due
Ahead of Kerala polls, CPI-M's Pinarayi undertakes image makeover
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Thrissur (Kerala), Feb 1 : Often called an 'iron man' in political circles due to his dour demeanour, CPI-M leader Pinarayi Vijayan nowadays can be seen sporting a smile as he drums up support for his party ahead of the Kerala assembly elections.... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP playing 'anti-Dalit' politics over 'institutional murder' of Rohith Vemula:New Delhi, Jan. 30 : The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday said th
BJP playing 'anti-Dalit' politics over 'institutional murder' of Rohith Vemula:
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 30 : The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre and the BJP are playing and practicing'anti-Dalit' politics over the suicide of Dalit student Rohith... Read more
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New Kerala
Kamduni gang rape: Death for three convicts, life terms for threeKolkata, Jan 30 : Three people convicted for the brutal gang rape and murder of
Kamduni gang rape: Death for three convicts, life terms for three
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Kolkata, Jan 30 : Three people convicted for the brutal gang rape and murder of a college student in West Bengal's Kamduni village were on Saturday sentenced to death by a court here while three other convicts got life imprisonment. While the death... Read more
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Calcutta News
BJP playing 'anti-Dalit' politics over 'institutional murder' of Rohith Vemula: CPI (M) New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday
BJP playing 'anti-Dalit' politics over 'institutional murder' of Rohith Vemula: CPI (M)
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre and the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Govt. draws flak from CPI (M) for making NDMC-Delhi smart city New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): Senior Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Br
Govt. draws flak from CPI (M) for making NDMC-Delhi smart city
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): Senior Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Brinda Karat on Saturday lashed out at the Centre for considering only the 'NDMC area in Delhi' for the smart... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hyderabad Central University campus divided by casteEven as caste-driven politics continues to be closely intertwined with educatio
Hyderabad Central University campus divided by caste
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Even as caste-driven politics continues to be closely intertwined with education, the death of Rohith Vemula in Hyderabad has given soil to the seeds of discontent that have been festeringEven as... Read more
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The Hindu
Sonia backs Chandy, but party launches unofficial probeHigh Court order staying proceedings against Chnady brings relief to Congress c
Sonia backs Chandy, but party launches unofficial probe
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
High Court order staying proceedings against Chnady brings relief to Congress camp The Kerala High Court’s order to stay vigilance proceedings against Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has brought some relief to the Congress that had already... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gandhi's martyrdom day to witness ideological slugfestThe 68th martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi, to be marked on Saturday, has become an a
Gandhi's martyrdom day to witness ideological slugfest
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
The 68th martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi, to be marked on Saturday, has become an arena of competing ideologies trying to own the legacy of the father of the nation. But these efforts have also led to surfacing of contradictions within their folds. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala solar scam: The story so farThiruvananthapuram, Jan. 29 : As protests gather pace across Kerala over allega
Kerala solar scam: The story so far
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan. 29 : As protests gather pace across Kerala over allegations against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in the solar scam case, police and opposition activists clashed on streets of the capital. Kerala solar scam: Protests, pressure... Read more
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The Hindu
Six convicted in Kamduni gangrape and murder caseSix of the eight accused in the Kamduni gang rape and murder case were held gui
Six convicted in Kamduni gangrape and murder case
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Six of the eight accused in the Kamduni gang rape and murder case were held guilty by a city sessions court on Thursday. A 21-year-old college student was raped and murdered as she was returning home from college at Kamduni on June 7, 2013. The... Read more
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New Kerala
FIR ordered against Chandy, Left wants him to quitThrissur (Kerala), Jan 28 : A court here on Thursday told Kerala's vigilance de
FIR ordered against Chandy, Left wants him to quit
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Thrissur (Kerala), Jan 28 : A court here on Thursday told Kerala's vigilance department to file an FIR against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on corruption charges in the solar panel scam. The Left immediately asked Chandy to resign. He refused to,... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala bar scam: HC suspends lower court order against ministerThiruvananthapuram, Jan 28 : Kerala's Excise Minister K. Babu, who resigned aft
Kerala bar scam: HC suspends lower court order against minister
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 28 : Kerala's Excise Minister K. Babu, who resigned after a lower court ordered a case against him for allegedly accepting a Rs.50 lakh bribe to permit bars to continue to function, got a reprieve on Thursday when the Kerala... Read more
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The Telegraph
Kerala vigilance court orders filing of case against Chandy, minister in solar-power scamThrissur, Jan 28 (Agencies): A vigilance court on Thursday ordered registration
Kerala vigilance court orders filing of case against Chandy, minister in solar-power scam
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Thrissur, Jan 28 (Agencies): A vigilance court on Thursday ordered registration of a case against Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and Power Minister Arayadan Mohammed in connection with the 2013 solar-power scam. S.S. Vassan, Inquiry... Read more
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New Kerala
Sack Irani and Dattatreya, CPI-M tells ModiNew Delhi, Jan 28 : The CPI-M has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to sack hi
Sack Irani and Dattatreya, CPI-M tells Modi
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 28 : The CPI-M has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to sack his ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya, saying they are to blame for the suicide of a Dalit student in Hyderabad. An editorial in the CPI-M journal "People's... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi, leaders condole death of Arindam SenguptaNew Delhi, Jan 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders on Thursday
Modi, leaders condole death of Arindam Sengupta
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 28 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders on Thursday condoled the death of veteran journalist Arindam Sengupta, saying "he impacted many lives through journalism". Sengupta, 61, managing editor of The Times of India, died... Read more
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New Kerala
It's a deep-rooted conspiracy: Chandy on solar scam chargeKozhikode (Kerala), Jan 28 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday ca
It's a deep-rooted conspiracy: Chandy on solar scam charge
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Kozhikode (Kerala), Jan 28 : Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday called the accusation against him in the solar panel scam "a deep-rooted conspiracy". "A section of the bar owners are behind this new revelation. They are angry with us... Read more
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New Kerala
Tripura village committee polls on February 24Agartala, Jan 27 : Polls to 587 village committees in Tripura would be held on
Tripura village committee polls on February 24
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Agartala, Jan 27 : Polls to 587 village committees in Tripura would be held on February 24, the state election commission announced on Wednesday. The village committees, falling in areas under the politically important Tripura Tribal Areas... Read more
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New Kerala
Netaji grand-nephew Chandra Bose joins BJP, calls Congress 'most communal'Howrah, Jan 25 : Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's grand-nephew Chandra Kumar Bose o
Netaji grand-nephew Chandra Bose joins BJP, calls Congress 'most communal'
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Howrah, Jan 25 : Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's grand-nephew Chandra Kumar Bose on Monday joined the BJP, calling it the only party which pursues politics of nationalism and believes in Netaji's ideals of inclusivity and communal harmony, while dubbing... Read more
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The Hindu
Trinamool draws flak over Madan Mitra ticket issueThe Opposition parties in West Bengal were quick to seize the opportunity over
Trinamool draws flak over Madan Mitra ticket issue
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
The Opposition parties in West Bengal were quick to seize the opportunity over the controversy sparked over giving ticket to contest coming Assembly elections to incarcerated Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra accused in Saradha scam. After the... Read more
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The Hindu
‘DMDK should decide on being part of PWF’No difference between AIADMK and DMK: CPI (M) leader It is for the DMDK to dec
‘DMDK should decide on being part of PWF’
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
No difference between AIADMK and DMK: CPI (M) leader It is for the DMDK to decide if they want to be part of People Welfare Front (PWF), said G.Ramakrishnan, State secretary of Communist Party of India (Marxist) here on Saturday. Speaking to the... Read more
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New Kerala
Parties warn of stir if students protesting before PM penalisedLucknow, Jan 23 : The political parties here on Saturday warned of an agitation
Parties warn of stir if students protesting before PM penalised
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Lucknow, Jan 23 : The political parties here on Saturday warned of an agitation if action was taken against two young Dalit scholars who shouted slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday during a convocation ceremony at Bhim Rao Ambedkar... Read more
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New Kerala
MPs condemn Govt. for questioning 'minority status' of AMU, JMINew Delhi, Jan. 22 : Members of Parliament from eight parties have issued a joi
MPs condemn Govt. for questioning 'minority status' of AMU, JMI
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 22 : Members of Parliament from eight parties have issued a joint statement, condemning the Central Government's questioning the minority status of Jamia Milia Islamia and Aligarh Muslim Universities. "We strongly condemn, and express... Read more
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New Kerala
Political pressure drove Rohith to suicide: Tripura CMHyderabad, Jan 22 : Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Friday said politica
Political pressure drove Rohith to suicide: Tripura CM
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Hyderabad, Jan 22 : Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Friday said political pressure drove Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula to suicide. He visited the University of Hyderabad on Friday evening and called on the students to express... Read more
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New Kerala
Opposition MPs slam Centre's stand on AMU, Jamia Milia statusNew Delhi, Jan 22 : Eight opposition members of parliament on Friday slammed th
Opposition MPs slam Centre's stand on AMU, Jamia Milia status
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 22 : Eight opposition members of parliament on Friday slammed the central government for its stand on the status of the Delhi-based Jamia Millia Islamia and the Aligarh Muslim University. "We strongly condemn and express our... Read more
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New Kerala
Chandy assures murdered politician's widow help in CBI probeKozhikode, Jan 22 : The widow of a communist leader in Kerala, who was murdered
Chandy assures murdered politician's widow help in CBI probe
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Kozhikode, Jan 22 : The widow of a communist leader in Kerala, who was murdered in 2012, claimed on Friday that she has been promised help by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy in initiating a CBI probe into the conspiracy behind the killing. "He has... Read more
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The Telegraph
Smriti decries bid to politicise Vemula's death, says even Cong MP had written to varsity about similar issue earlierNew Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI): The government on Wednesday asserted that the death of
Smriti decries bid to politicise Vemula's death, says even Cong MP had written to varsity about similar issue earlier
The Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 20 (PTI): The government on Wednesday asserted that the death of a doctoral candidate at Hyderabad Central University was being maliciously portrayed as a caste battle by interested parties out to “ignite passions” for political... Read more
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The Hindu
Political heat up several notches in Hyderabad varsityEven as political leaders addressed an enthusiastic audience, active members of
Political heat up several notches in Hyderabad varsity
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Even as political leaders addressed an enthusiastic audience, active members of the Ambedkar Students Association were arguing among themselves. The vast expanse of the University of Hyderabad campus on Wednesday experienced a charged atmosphere... Read more
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New Kerala
Yechury seeks Mukherjee's intervention in Hyderabad varsity issueHyderabad, Jan 20 : CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday sought
Yechury seeks Mukherjee's intervention in Hyderabad varsity issue
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Hyderabad, Jan 20 : CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday sought President Pranab Mukherjee's intervention in the University of Hyderabad issue, where a Dalit research scholar committed suicide due to suspension and alleged 'social... Read more
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The Telegraph
Dalit student suicide: fresh protests, Yechury to visit campusHyderabad, Jan 20 (PTI): Fresh protests on Wednesday rocked the Hyderabad Centr
Dalit student suicide: fresh protests, Yechury to visit campus
The Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Hyderabad, Jan 20 (PTI): Fresh protests on Wednesday rocked the Hyderabad Central University over the alleged suicide of a Dalit student even as several politicians headed to the city including YSR Congress leader Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy and Communist... Read more
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New Kerala
More politicians slated to visit Hyderabad universityHyderabad, Jan 20 : As protests continue in the University of Hyderabad after t
More politicians slated to visit Hyderabad university
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Hyderabad, Jan 20 : As protests continue in the University of Hyderabad after the suicide of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula, politicians of all hues are making a beeline for the campus visit to express solidarity with the agitating students. A... Read more
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New Kerala
Mamata takes dig at Congress-Left poll alliance talkBurdwan, Jan 19 : Cocking a snook at talks on a possible alliance between the C
Mamata takes dig at Congress-Left poll alliance talk
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Burdwan, Jan 19 : Cocking a snook at talks on a possible alliance between the CPI-M led Left Front and the Congress in poll-bound West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said the people were in favour of a grand alliance of the masses.... Read more
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New Kerala
Third accused nabbed in Kolkata hit-run, sent to custodyKolkata, Jan 19 : The city police on Tuesday arrested a youth in the sensationa
Third accused nabbed in Kolkata hit-run, sent to custody
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Kolkata, Jan 19 : The city police on Tuesday arrested a youth in the sensational hit-and-run case in which an IAF corporal was mowed down here last week, taking the total arrests to three. The arrest of Johnny on Tuesday morning follows that of... Read more
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New Kerala
Kerala leader denied anticipatory bail in murder caseKannur (Kerala), Jan 19 : A court near here on Tuesday rejected the anticipator
Kerala leader denied anticipatory bail in murder case
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Kannur (Kerala), Jan 19 : A court near here on Tuesday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of senior Kerala CPI-M leader P. Jayarajan in the Kathirur Manoj murder case. Manoj, one of those accused of making an unsuccessful bid on Jayarajan's life in... Read more
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New Kerala
Kolkata hit-run: Third accused arrestedKolkata, Jan 19 : A youth was arrested early Tuesday in connection with the hit
Kolkata hit-run: Third accused arrested
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Kolkata, Jan 19 : A youth was arrested early Tuesday in connection with the hit-and-run case in which an IAF corporal was mowed down here, police said. Johnny is the third person to be arrested in the case after Shanu alias Sahanawaz was held from... Read more
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New Kerala
sponsored Tripura strike evokes mixed responseAgartala, Jan 18 : The 12-hour shutdown in three districts in northern Tripura
sponsored Tripura strike evokes mixed response
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Agartala, Jan 18 : The 12-hour shutdown in three districts in northern Tripura that was called by the opposition Congress on Monday evoked mixed response, police said. The dawn-to-dusk strike was called by the Congress to press for their 20-point... Read more
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New Kerala
For Left Front, it's a case of sour grapes: MamataKenduli (west Bengal), Jan 18 : Days after her predecessor Buddhadeb Bhattachar
For Left Front, it's a case of sour grapes: Mamata
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Kenduli (west Bengal), Jan 18 : Days after her predecessor Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee accused the Trinamool Congress regime of failing to tap investment and create jobs, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said her government had enough... Read more
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New Kerala
Kolkata hit-run case suspect's friend held in DelhiKolkata/New Delhi, Jan 18 : Stepping up its probe, a Kolkata Police team arrest
Kolkata hit-run case suspect's friend held in Delhi
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Kolkata/New Delhi, Jan 18 : Stepping up its probe, a Kolkata Police team arrested a youth from Delhi in connection with the sensational hit-and-run case in which an IAF corporal was mowed down in the West Bengal capital. He was killed while... Read more
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New Kerala
Kolkata hit-run case suspect's friend held in DelhiKolkata/New Delhi, Jan 18 : Stepping up the probe, a Kolkata Police team on Sun
Kolkata hit-run case suspect's friend held in Delhi
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Kolkata/New Delhi, Jan 18 : Stepping up the probe, a Kolkata Police team on Sunday night arrested a youth from Delhi in connection with the sensational hit-and-run case in which an IAF corporal was mowed down in the West Bengal capital. He was... Read more
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