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Questions over EC ‘sitting on’ poll code breach plaints

22 months since 2019 general elections results were announced, no action still on 40% of complaints.   New Delhi: More...

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‘Draft policy deals with disruptive technologies’

‘Proposed STI policy will provide incentives to the private sector to invest in R&D’.   The government has brought in...

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Parties go all-out to woo film stars for Bengal battle

28 famous Tollywood faces have joined either the TMC or BJP in the last two months.   New Delhi: In...

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Sans Opposition CM face, it’s ‘Mamata vs Who?’ in Bengal

BJP may go without a CM face to arrest any infighting that may arise on declaring one. New Delhi: As...

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BJP will hold key meeting of office bearers ahead of state polls

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party will hold a crucial meeting of all its national office bearers and state presidents...

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In Bengal, ruling TMC set to pay a heavy price for infighting

‘The block and district leaders are at loggerheads with each other and all because of cut money.’ New Delhi: Trinamool Congress...

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Shah tells Bengal BJP leaders to go door to door

New Delhi: In a closed-door meeting held on Thursday late night by Union Home Minister and former BJP national president...

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Indian nasal vaccine will be a game-changer against Covid

Intranasal vaccine BBV154 is being developed by the Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech. New Delhi: Indian vaccine developer Bharat Biotech is working towards...

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Matuas happy with Shah’s commitment on CAA

Amit Shah has said that the Citizenship Amendment Act will be implemented once Covid vaccination is completed in India. New...

BJP National President J. P. Nadda waves to his supporters during a roadshow

BJP ready with high-voltage campaign for Bengal

New Delhi: With less than a month to go before the West Bengal Assembly elections are announced, the Bharatiya Janata...

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Matuas wait to hear Amit Shah on CAA

Home Minister Shah is likely to visit Thakurnagar on 11 February.   New Delhi: The Matua community of West Bengal,...

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Faction-ridden Bengal unit of BJP sending misleading reports to Delhi

‘Some of the state BJP leaders have been doing this for years—sending misleading reports to show that they are working...

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Mamata inducted cop who ‘fired’ in Nandigram

Satyajit Bandyopadhyay is considered to be the cop at the centre of the Nandigram ‘killings’ in 2007.   New Delhi:...

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BJP poll panel zeroes in on key issues in Bengal

Unemployment, non-industrialisation, graft and poor healthcare are the main issues.   New Delhi: The election manifesto committee of the BJP...

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TMC leaders ‘corrupt’; if Sourav joins politics he may join BJP: Baishali Dalmiya

New Delhi: Baishali Dalmiya, the Trinamool Congress MLA from Bally constituency in West Bengal’s Howrah district—and the daughter of the...

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CPM, Congress don’t want alliance with TMC

TMC’s Sougato Roy had said the CPM and Congress should back TMC and Mamata Banerjee if they wanted to defeat...

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Matuas await Amit Shah’s visit to Bengal

All eyes will be on what Union Home Minister Shah says on the Citizenship Amendment Act.   New Delhi: The...

Union Home Minister Amit Shah, BJP state President Dilip Ghosh eat lunch at the house of Matua community,

BJP goes all out to woo Matuas

New Delhi: Just months before the West Bengal Assembly elections, the BJP is once again going all out to woo...

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Bengal polls likely to be held in seven phases

May see more booths, strong vigilance, given the pandemic and violence in the state. New Delhi: The West Bengal Assembly...

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23 Indian sailors returning home, 18 still stuck

New Delhi: Out of the 41 Indian sailors stuck aboard two ships which have been stranded off the coast in...

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Indian vaccines against Covid-19 cheapest in the world

New Delhi: As the Centre prepares to begin the vaccination process against the deadly Covid-19 virus from mid-January, two Indian...

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Ailing Air India may get a new owner soon

New Delhi: Ailing national carrier Air India is on its way to find a new owner soon with the final...

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‘Bengal’s Swasth Sathi scheme unrealistic’

‘If private hospitals are forced to take in patients at low costs under the scheme, many will have to shut...

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India spends just 1.26% of GDP on public healthcare

New Delhi: India is among the countries having the lowest public healthcare budget in the world, with the public healthcare...