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Business Standard India
Goodricke Group acquires Godfrey Phillip's tea business for Rs 20 crand Assam. The Goodricke Group, which is one of the largest Darjeeling tea pro
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
and Assam. The Goodricke Group, which is one of the largest Darjeeling tea producers and directly owns 17 tea gardens in West Bengal and Assam, has been increasing its focus on the packaged tea business to shield itself from the vagaries of... Read more
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The Hindu
Political and partisangovernment survived a no-confidence motion, for violation of party discipline,
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
government survived a no-confidence motion, for violation of party discipline, is a sad example of this. The CPI(M) West Bengal Secretary Biman Bose’s comment that “Chatterjee may have acted according to the Indian Constitution but the party... Read more
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The Hindu
More check-posts to come up on Bangladesh borderfacilities The ICPs planned along the Bangladesh border are at Hili, Changraba
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
facilities The ICPs planned along the Bangladesh border are at Hili, Changrabandha, Ghojadanga, Mahadipur and Fulbari in West Bengal, Kawripuichhuah in Mizoram and Sutarkandi in Assam. Eventually, 19 ICPs are expected to come up along the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Stop political violence or you will be wiped out in Kerala: Shah to CPI(M)that whereever the Left parties ruled any place for long, they have encouraged
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
that whereever the Left parties ruled any place for long, they have encouraged political violence. "Be it Kerala or West Bengal or Tripura, political violence has become the political culture of the CPI-M," he said. Throwing a challenge to... Read more
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dna
When a young Mamata Banerjee challenged Pranab Mukherjee and left him 'humiliated and insulted'Banerjee is a born rebel," he wrote, adding that nothing illustrated this trait
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
Banerjee is a born rebel," he wrote, adding that nothing illustrated this trait better than an episode in the West Bengal Congress organisational election in 1992, in which she was defeated. He recollected how she suddenly changed her... Read more
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Gulf News
Stop political violence or you will be wiped out: Shah to CPMalleged that wherever the Left parties have ruled for long, they have encourage
Gulf News / Posted 10 hours ago
alleged that wherever the Left parties have ruled for long, they have encouraged political violence.“Be it Kerala or West Bengal or Tripura, political violence has become the political culture of the CPM,” he said.Throwing a challenge to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Calcutta HC orders interim stay on withdrawal of CAPF from Darjeeling hillsForces (CAPF) from Darjeeling hills, the scene of unrest over the statehood dem
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
Forces (CAPF) from Darjeeling hills, the scene of unrest over the statehood demand, till October 27, in a relief to the West Bengal government. It asked the state government to move a regular bench of the high court when it reopens on October... Read more
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dna
Centre vs Mamata Banerjee: Round 1 goes to Didi, Calcutta High Court puts stay on removal of forces from Darjeelingremoval of central forces from strife-torn Darjeeling on Tuesday. The High Cou
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
removal of central forces from strife-torn Darjeeling on Tuesday. The High Court's decision can be termed as victor for West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerje who had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Rajnath... Read more
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asianage
Govt committed to holding students' council polls in colleges: WB education ministerKolkata: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Monday said the st
asianage / Posted 16 hours ago
Kolkata: West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Monday said the state government was committed to conducting students' council elections on a regular basis. The minister's assertions assumed importance in the wake of agitation of... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana launchedfrom two states Maharashtra and Rajasthan for soyabean, Gujarat and Rajasthan f
Central Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
from two states Maharashtra and Rajasthan for soyabean, Gujarat and Rajasthan for peanut, Orissa and Chhattisgarh for Til, West Bengal and Rajasthan for Ramtil, Karnataka and Maharashtra for maize, Rajasthan and Maharashtra for Moong, Rajasthan and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
This singer has ‘captivated’ Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli like no one elsecaptivated me with their voice like this man,” Virat Kohli tweeted alongside a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 hours ago
captivated me with their voice like this man,” Virat Kohli tweeted alongside a photograph with the 30-year-old singer from West Bengal. Born to a Punjabi father and Bengali mother, Arijit Singh shot to fame in 2010 after working alongside noted... Read more
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New Kerala
'International community must help resolve Rohingya refugee crisis' - newkerala news #281146to a question on the long-pending water agreement. The Teesta river originates
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
to a question on the long-pending water agreement. The Teesta river originates in the Himalayas and flows through West Bengal to merge with the Brahmaputra in Assam and Jamuna in Bangladesh. Sharing its water is a prickly issue between... Read more
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New Kerala
Commitment to Bangladesh on sharing Teesta river can happen through friendship: Ram Madhav - newkerala news #281141for itself through the verdant Himalayas in temperate and tropical river valley
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
for itself through the verdant Himalayas in temperate and tropical river valleys and forms the border between Sikkim and West Bengal. It flows through the cities of Rangpo, Jalpaiguri and Kalimpong and joins the Jamuna (Brahmaputra) in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Declared assets of BJP up by 627% in last 10 years: ADR report'Analysis of Assets and Liabilities of National Parties - FY 2004-05 to 2015-16
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
'Analysis of Assets and Liabilities of National Parties - FY 2004-05 to 2015-16' was released here on Monday by ADR and West Bengal Election Watch. Data from audited accounts submitted by seven political parties to the Income Tax Department and... Read more
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The Hindu
GST alters tax-exempt status, say envoysa country with a consulate in Mumbai or Kolkata could import goods through a po
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
a country with a consulate in Mumbai or Kolkata could import goods through a port of Maharashtra and West Bengal and send it to its embassy in Delhi but now two different tracks are needed as two separate UIN numbers will be... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Centre allows continued deployment of 800 paramilitary personnel in DarjeelingFaced with opposition from the West Bengal government, the Centre on Monday all
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Faced with opposition from the West Bengal government, the Centre on Monday allowed continued deployment of 800 paramilitary personnel in Darjeeling to maintain law and order in the hill areas. As of now, 15 companies of paramilitary forces were... Read more
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dna
Mamata Banerjee alleges senior BJP leader of instigating violence in Darjeeling, protests troop withdrawalWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday levelled serious allegatio
dna / Posted yesterday
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday levelled serious allegations against senior BJP leaders Centre’s decision to withdraw forces from Darjeeling hills. “The Centre has, without discussing with the state, pulled out all the force... Read more
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The Hindu
Mamata writes to Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh over withdrawal of forces from DarjeelingDescribing the Centre’s decision to withdraw forces from Darjeeling hills as "c
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Describing the Centre’s decision to withdraw forces from Darjeeling hills as "contrary to common sense" West Bengal Chief Minister on Monday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh. In a communication to the West Bengal... Read more
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The Hindu
Dengue in numbers: a sting in the tale11,552 cases (14.6% to overall) so far is fast approaching its previous high of
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
11,552 cases (14.6% to overall) so far is fast approaching its previous high of 12,826 cases registered in 2012. Whereas, West Bengal which saw its worst dengue incidence last year, with 22,865 cases (17.7% to overall) - highest ever in recorded... Read more
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New Kerala
FIFA U-17 WC: 'It was a big honour', says Esther Staubli - newkerala news #280926Kolkata (West Bengal), Oct. 16 : The FIFA U-17 World Cup group match between Ja
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Kolkata (West Bengal), Oct. 16 : The FIFA U-17 World Cup group match between Japan and New Caledonia at Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium in Kolkata on October 14 saw history made, with Switzerland's Esther Staubli becoming the first female... Read more
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New Kerala
Gorkhaland organisation holds torch rally condemning sub-inspector's death - newkerala news #280867Darjeeling (West Bengal) , October 15 : An anti-Gorkhaland, non-political youth
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Darjeeling (West Bengal) , October 15 : An anti-Gorkhaland, non-political youth organisation, Joy Bangla, on Sunday held a torch rally, protesting against the killing of a Sub-Inspector in clash between Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) and the... Read more
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asianage
Celebrate this Diwali the eco-friendly way!More peaceful than loud and extravagant, Lam Kriyongh is a great way to experie
asianage / Posted yesterday
More peaceful than loud and extravagant, Lam Kriyongh is a great way to experience a different Diwali! 4. Mandarmani, West Bengal Located at a distance of 180 km from the Kolkata airport, Mandarmani is a charming village resort by the sea.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gurdaspur & Vengara polls: It isn't Cong's comeback but failure of AAP, BJPand would go for by-polls in the coming months. These are Anantnag in Jammu and
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
and would go for by-polls in the coming months. These are Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir, Araria in Bihar, Uluberia in West Bengal, Ajmer and Alwar in Rajasthan, and Gorakhpur and Phulpur in Uttar Pradesh. The ones in Rajasthan and Uttar... Read more
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New Kerala
Gadkari to grant Rs 60,000cr for Kerala - newkerala news #280869China, Russia, and Hungary, communism and its ideologies have been rejected. He
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
China, Russia, and Hungary, communism and its ideologies have been rejected. Here too, the situation will be the same. In West Bengal, their leadership is being rejected; in Tripura, they are just present for namesake. The CPM is a promoter of... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP ups the ante against its workers' killings - newkerala news #280810Any government that is formed at the state should work in good faith. We believ
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Any government that is formed at the state should work in good faith. We believe in democracy, so should the governments in West Bengal and Kerala," she told reporters here. Further, talking about the 'Jan Raksha Yatra', which was flagged off by... Read more
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asianage
Eyes of attackers will be gouged out: BJP leader on killing of RSS workers in Kerala(in Lok Sabha), we can dismiss such (state) governments. "But we believe in de
asianage / Posted yesterday
(in Lok Sabha), we can dismiss such (state) governments. "But we believe in democracy and the party ruling in Kerala and West Bengal should also respect democracy and should not be biased on these issues," she said. Congress chief Bhupesh Baghel... Read more
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New Kerala
Expelled GJM leader requests for Centre's intervention in Darjeeling hills - newkerala news #280799Kolkata (West Bengal) , Oct 15 : Expelled Gorkha Janmukti Morch (GJM) leader Bi
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Kolkata (West Bengal) , Oct 15 : Expelled Gorkha Janmukti Morch (GJM) leader Binay Tamang on Sunday requested for Centre's intervention in Darjeeling hills during his meeting with West Bengal Governor Kesari Nath Tripathi at Raj Bhawan,... Read more
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asianage
Centre orders pull out of forces from Darjeeling, Mamata govt objectsfive additional companies of the CRPF will be in the hills to assist the state
asianage / Posted yesterday
five additional companies of the CRPF will be in the hills to assist the state police force. Meanwhile, an official of the West Bengal government said the state has shot off a letter to protest the Centre's sudden decision to pullout forces within... Read more
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dna
Environment-friendly firecrackers are better than a banper voluble commentators) festivals of Raksha Bandhan and Karwa Chauth, there w
dna / Posted yesterday
per voluble commentators) festivals of Raksha Bandhan and Karwa Chauth, there was the controversy over Durga visarjan in West Bengal. A proposed ‘ban’ by the Chief Minister was wisely set aside by the Calcutta High Court. Then there were further... Read more
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New Kerala
FIFA U-17 WC: 'A tipping point for Indian football' - newkerala news #280807Kolkata (West Bengal), Oct. 15 : FIFA U-17 World Cup has been a tipping point f
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Kolkata (West Bengal), Oct. 15 : FIFA U-17 World Cup has been a tipping point for Indian football, and purely for the perception of Indian football and hosting this tournament, something has definitely changed, said Project Director of the FIFA U-17... Read more
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The Indian Express
Will gouge out eyes of Kerala CPM workers: BJP leader Saroj PandeyPandey added that the BJP believes in democracy and said that the governments,
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
Pandey added that the BJP believes in democracy and said that the governments, whether in Kerala or West Bengal, should function on democratic lines, and not through “durbhavna (ill will)”. BJP national general secretary and former Lok Sabha MP... Read more
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The Indian Express
Centre wants to pull out forces from Darjeeling, Mamata Banerjee objectsWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. (Source: Express Archive) THE MINI
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. (Source: Express Archive) THE MINISTRY of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday ordered the withdrawal of 10 of the 15 Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) companies deployed in the Darjeeling hills. However, after... Read more
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New Kerala
Narada Sting case: ED summons Mukul Roy, three TMC leaders - newkerala news #280572Kolkata (West Bengal) , October 14 : The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday is
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Kolkata (West Bengal) , October 14 : The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday issued summons to suspended Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Mukul Roy and three other leaders in connection with Narada sting case and asked them to join investigation by... Read more
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dna
Will gouge the eyes of the attackers: BJP national general secretary Saroj Pandey on hacking of Kerala RSS worker(in Lok Sabha), we can dismiss such (state) governments. "But we believe in de
dna / Posted 2 days ago
(in Lok Sabha), we can dismiss such (state) governments. "But we believe in democracy and the party ruling in Kerala and West Bengal should also respect democracy and should not be biased on these issues," she said. Meanwhile, state Congress... Read more
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The Hindu
Casualties increase as humans, jumbos cross paths in West BengalThirty-two people have been killed by wild elephants in West Bengal in the past
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Thirty-two people have been killed by wild elephants in West Bengal in the past six months, between April and September 2017. While these figures indicate a decline in the trend of human-elephant conflict for the year 2017-18 when compared with... Read more
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The Hindu
Plea seeks proportional seats for STsa petition seeking proportional representation of the Scheduled Tribes (ST) in
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
a petition seeking proportional representation of the Scheduled Tribes (ST) in the Lok Sabha and legislative assemblies of West Bengal and Sikkim. A Bench led by Chief Justice Dipak Misra issued notice to the Election Commission of India (ECI),... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Will gouge eyes of attackers: BJP leader on RSS killings in Keralakilling of 300 people related to RSS and BJP is undemocratic. “We believe in d
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
killing of 300 people related to RSS and BJP is undemocratic. “We believe in democracy and the party ruling in Kerala and West Bengal should respect the democracy and should not be biased on these issues,” she added. Leader of opposition in... Read more
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The Hindu
7 Lok Sabha byelections soonBJP leaders Sanwar Lal Jat (Ajmer) and Mahant Chand Nath (Alwar); Trinamool Con
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
BJP leaders Sanwar Lal Jat (Ajmer) and Mahant Chand Nath (Alwar); Trinamool Congress leader Sultan Ahmed (Uluberia, West Bengal); and Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Mohammad (Araria constituency in Bihar). U.P. seats In Uttar Pradesh,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cong wrests Gurdaspur LS seat from BJP-SAD; UDF ally wins Vengara bypollthe coming weeks, and the party putting up a good fight in Gujarat. LS bypolls
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
the coming weeks, and the party putting up a good fight in Gujarat. LS bypolls are scheduled also to be held for the following seats — Rajasthan's Alwar and Ajmer, Phulpur and Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh, Uluberia in West Bengal and Araria in B... Read more
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asianage
19-old Rohingya Muslim illegally procures Aadhaar, arrested in Hyderabadsaid. The Rohingya man, Mohammad Ajamuddin alias Molla Ajamuddin, and his empl
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
said. The Rohingya man, Mohammad Ajamuddin alias Molla Ajamuddin, and his employer Riyazuddin Molla (36), a native of West Bengal, were nabbed from the Burma huts in the Balapur area in Hyderabad, he added. Both the men were in the garment... Read more
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dna
Hyderabad: Rohingya man arrested for illegally procuring Aadhaar cardsaid. The Rohingya man, Mohammad Ajamuddin alias Molla Ajamuddin, and his empl
dna / Posted 2 days ago
said. The Rohingya man, Mohammad Ajamuddin alias Molla Ajamuddin, and his employer Riyazuddin Molla (36), a native of West Bengal, were nabbed from the Burma huts in the Balapur area here, he added. Both the men were in the garment business... Read more
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Gulf News
Bangladesh steps up security at India border over Rohingya fearscould be pushed into its territory, officials said Sunday.Patrols have been ste
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
could be pushed into its territory, officials said Sunday.Patrols have been stepped up along the frontier with India’s West Bengal state, where border guards say they have been ordered in recent weeks to steer Rohingya into Bangladesh.Tariqul... Read more
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asianage
WB: TMC's Mukul Roy to join BJP? decision in 2 days, says senior party leadertight-lipped about joining the party, a close aide of Roy had recently said he
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
tight-lipped about joining the party, a close aide of Roy had recently said he would join the BJP after Diwali. The BJP's West Bengal unit appears divided on the issue of inducting former TMC MP into the party, with some lauding his organisational... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bangladesh steps up security at India border over Rohingya fearscould be pushed into its territory, officials said Sunday. Patrols have been s
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
could be pushed into its territory, officials said Sunday. Patrols have been stepped up along the frontier with India’s West Bengal state, where border guards say they have been ordered in recent weeks to steer Rohingya into Bangladesh. Tariqul... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bangladesh steps up security at India border over Rohingya fearsbe pushed into its territory, officials said Sunday (Oct 15). Patrols have bee
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
be pushed into its territory, officials said Sunday (Oct 15). Patrols have been stepped up along the frontier with India's West Bengal state, where border guards say they have been ordered in recent weeks to steer Rohingya into Bangladesh. Tariqul... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP to take decision on former TMC leader Mukul Roy joining party soontight-lipped about joining the party, a close aide of Roy had recently said he
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
tight-lipped about joining the party, a close aide of Roy had recently said he would join the BJP after Diwali. The BJP’s West Bengal unit appears divided on the issue of inducting former TMC MP into the party, with some lauding his organisational... Read more
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dna
From 15th century miniatures to MF Hussain's canvases, Diwali in paint and brushriver of light and shadows.” Maity’s fascination for the river bank reflects hi
dna / Posted 2 days ago
river of light and shadows.” Maity’s fascination for the river bank reflects his growing years on coastal Tamluk, West Bengal, and the boat being the first object he drew as an eight-year-old. “During Diwali, I take a boat and wade through... Read more
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dna
Bartender’s body found chopped in multiple pieces, stuffed inside fridge in Delhiwho has been absconding since the incident is the prime suspect in the case. P
dna / Posted 2 days ago
who has been absconding since the incident is the prime suspect in the case. Police also said Mandal lived with his wife and two children but had recently sent them back to his hometown in West Bengal. A team has been sent to West Bengal to find h... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
28 Indians are killed by animals everyday: Health ministry reportan average of 28 people died every day across the country in five months. Whil
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
an average of 28 people died every day across the country in five months. While Madhya Pradesh had the most deaths (792), West Bengal and Maharastra were second and third with 576 and 439 deaths. In Maharashtra, 27 of the deaths were in urban... Read more
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The Indian Express
Football mania in Kolkata, state asks FIFA to let students carry tiffin boxesUnder-17 World Cup fever grips Kolkata and the city braces for the final match
The Indian Express / Posted 3 days ago
Under-17 World Cup fever grips Kolkata and the city braces for the final match at the Salt Lake stadium on October 28, West Bengal Sports Minister Arup Biswas has asked FIFA to make an exception in its stringent security rules — allow students... Read more
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