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Uproar in LS over Unnao rape survivor’s accident

Lok Sabha on Tuesday witnessed vociferous protests and sloganeering by opposition parties, including the Congress, over the incident of Unnao rape survivor getting injured in a car crash. Amid the ruckus, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, including Union ministers, asserted that the Uttar Pradesh government is taking steps to ensure justice for the girl and […]

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West Bengal: TMC cornered, BJP takes lead in tracking cut money agents

On June 18, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked her party leaders to return the “cut money”, or illegal commissions, they had allegedly collected from people to “facilitate” various government schemes. Inside a saw mill at Chanok village in Bardhaman district, Subrata Mondol is poring over a pile of “declaration forms” with personal details of residents […]

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Situation under control: Bengal govt replies to MHA advisory

Stating that there were a few ‘stray post-poll clashes’ in West Bengal, the Mamata Banerjee government on Sunday claimed that situation in the state was ‘under control’ in a letter to the Centre, which had issued an advisory after four people died in violence between workers of the Trinamool Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party. […]

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Trinamool leader Nirmal Kundu shot dead; BJP, TMC trade charges

West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chairperson Mamata Banerjee is likely to visit Nimta and meet the family members of Nirmal Kundu A Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader was shot dead at Nimta in West Bengal’s North 24 Paraganas district late on Tuesday evening. A video footage from the close circuit television cameras installed near […]