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No video of Cooch Behar episode, EC’s clean chit to CISF based on hypothetical reports: Biman Bose

No video of Cooch Behar episode, EC’s clean chit to CISF based on hypothetical reports: Biman Bose

Kolkata: Stressing that the Election  Commission’s integrity should never come into question, the Sanjukta Morcha – a three-party alliance of the Left, Congress and the ISF – on Monday sought to know what prompted the poll panel to support the CISF version of the Cooch Behar firing episode as no footage of the incident is […]

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COVID vaccine is need of country, everyone has right to safe life: Rahul Gandhi

COVID vaccine is need of country, everyone has right to safe life: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Batting for coronavirus vaccine for all, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said it is the need of the country as everyone has the right to a safe life. He said this as part of “SpeakUpForVaccinesForAll” campaign launched by the party on social media, demanding COVID-19 vaccine for all citizens to protect them […]

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‘Tika Utsav’ beginning of second big war on COVID-19: PM Modi

‘Tika Utsav’ beginning of second big war on COVID-19: PM Modi

New Delhi: Asserting that the ‘Tika Utsav’, a vaccination drive between April 11 and 14, marks the beginning of the second big war on COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday made several suggestions to people on tackling the virus and urged them to focus on personal and social hygiene. In a statement, he urged […]

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EC trying to suppress facts by barring entry of politicians in Cooch Behar: Mamata

EC trying to suppress facts by barring entry of politicians in Cooch Behar: Mamata

Siliguri: Describing the incident of firing in Cooch Behar as “genocide”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said the Election Commission has restricted the entry of politicians in the district for 72 hours as it seeks to “suppress facts”. The TMC supremo, while addressing a press meet here, claimed that central forces “sprayed […]

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Mamata’s advice to gherao central forces instigated people to attack CISF in Sitalkuchi: Shah

Mamata’s advice to gherao central forces instigated people to attack CISF in Sitalkuchi: Shah

Santipur (WB): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday launched a scathing attack against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, alleging that her advice to gherao central forces had instigated people to attack CISF in Cooch Behar’s Sitalkuchi that led to four deaths in firing by security personnel. He also accused the TMC supremo of […]

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Follow COVID guidelines or we won’t hesitate in banning rallies: EC to political parties

Follow COVID guidelines or we won’t hesitate in banning rallies: EC to political parties

New Delhi: Amid rising coronavirus cases, the Election Commission has flagged instances of star campaigners and political leaders campaigning without masks, and warned it will not hesitate to ban rallies if COVID guidelines issued by it last year are breached. In a letter to leaders of all recognised political parties on Friday, the poll panel […]

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Political storm erupts after 5 killed during Bengal poll including 4 in CISF firing

Political storm erupts after 5 killed during Bengal poll including 4 in CISF firing

Modi blames TMC for violence; Mamata seeks Amit Shah's resignation

Kolkata/Cooch Behar: Five people were killed, including four in the firing by CISF personnel, during the fourth phase of polling on Saturday for 44 assembly seats of West Bengal, triggering a political firestorm. Over 70 percent of 1.15 crore voters exercised their franchise till 5 p.m. Four people were killed as central forces opened fire […]

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Tomar appeals to farmers to call off protest as COVID cases surge, says govt ready for talks

Tomar appeals to farmers to call off protest as COVID cases surge, says govt ready for talks

New Delhi: Amid a spike in COVID-19 cases, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar Saturday appealed to the farmers protesting at Delhi borders to call off their long-running agitation, saying the government is ready for a discussion whenever they come with a concrete proposal. Thousands of farmers have been protesting against the three new agri-marketing […]

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US Navy conducts freedom of navigation operation in Indian waters without New Delhi’s prior consent

US Navy conducts freedom of navigation operation in Indian waters without New Delhi’s prior consent

Washington: The US Navy carried out a freedom of navigation operation in the Indian waters near Lakshadweep Islands on Wednesday without New Delhi’s prior consent to challenge India’s “excessive” maritime claims, according to an official statement. The operation was conducted by the guided-missile destroyer USS John Paul Jones on April 7, a statement issued by […]

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Cong trains guns on govt over French media report on ‘middleman’ in Rafale deal

Cong trains guns on govt over French media report on ‘middleman’ in Rafale deal

New Delhi: Launching a fresh offensive, the Congress demanded answers from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday over charges of a “middleman” in the Rafale fighter jet deal and sought an independent probe into the matter. Congress general secretary and chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala alleged corruption and a loss of Rs 21,075 crore to the […]