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Polling starts for Shimla Municipal Corporation


May 27th, 2012 - 8:44 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 27 (IANS) Polling began Sunday morning for the Shimla Municipal Corporation, one of India's oldest civic bodies, with the mayor and the deputy mayor to get elected directly ... Read more...

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NRIs want Mamata to bring industry back to Bengal


May 14th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 14 (IANS) Hailing Mamata Banerjee's historic victory over the Left Front in West Bengal Friday, Bengali NRIs in Canada wanted industrialisation of the state to top her ... Read more...

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Taslima tweets praise for Mamata, sarcasm for Buddhadeb (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Controversial writer of Bangladeshi origin Taslima Nasreen Friday heaped praise for Mamata Banerjee and posted sarcastic tweets on the dismal performance of West Bengal's ... Read more...

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Justice Iyer apologizes to Rahul Gandhi


April 18th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): Former Supreme Court judge V R Krishna Iyer, who had launched a scathing attack on Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi, on Monday sent an apology letter ... Read more...

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BJP conducts rally ahead of West Bengal polls


April 10th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 10(ANI): Members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday organized a rally in Kolkata, as part of campaigning for the upcoming state elections.Meena Devi Purohit, who is contesting ... Read more...

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Left-ruled Kerala govt. does not view growth as an important factor: Rahul Gandhi


April 9th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
Kochi, Apr 9(ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said that the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM)-led Left Democratic Front government in Kerala has eclipsed the factor of growth by ... Read more...

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Left front concerned ‘evil power’ taking over government in West Bengal


April 9th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri, Apr 9 (ANI): The West Bengal Left front committee chairman Biman Bose has expressed concern that some 'evil power' is making efforts to come to power and destroy the peace and ... Read more...

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West Bengal farmers criticize government over water shortage


March 28th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
Nayagram (West Bengal), Mar.28 (ANI): Ahead of the state polls in West Bengal, farmers have criticised the state government over poor water supply in Nayagram.Amar Kinkar Jana, a farmer, said that since ... Read more...

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Congress will sort out standoff with DMK over seat sharing: Prakash Karat


March 6th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 6(ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Sunday predicted that the Congress party would sort out its issues with the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK).Karat's comment ... Read more...

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Best friends ‘boost kids’ physical activity’


January 19th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): A new research has found that boys and girls who take part in physical activity with their best friend in the neighbourhood where they live have higher levels ... Read more...

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Mamata vows to wipe out CPI-M in Burdwan


December 6th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Burdwan, Dec 6 (ANI): Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee has vowed to wipe the ruling Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) out from Burdwan District ahead of ... Read more...

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Congress, CPI (M) workers clash in West Bengal


September 29th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Rick SundarBardhaman (West Bengal), Sep. 29 (ANI): Several workers of Congress party have claimed to have been beaten up and their houses set afire allegedly by activists of the Communist Party ... Read more...

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TMC party activists protest against CPI-M leaders in New Delhi


August 31st, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 31 (ANI): The activists of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) party staged a protest against the Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) leaders here on Tuesday in support of ... Read more...

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CPI-M setting up suicide squad to eliminate me: Mamata


August 1st, 2010 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 31 (IANS) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Saturday alleged that the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) is conspiring to set up a "suicide squad" tasked to eliminate her. "These ... Read more...

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We are still a part of UPA: Mamata Banerjee


May 6th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, May 6 (ANI): Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee has reiterated that her party is still a part of the UPA coalition at the Centre despite snapping ties with the Congress ... Read more...

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Left to protest over fuel price hike


March 12th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 12 (ANI): The Left parties will hold a protest rally on Friday to put pressure on the Central Government over the increase in fuel price.The Left has reiterated ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee takes a dig at Left parties on Women Reservation Bill


March 10th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): Union Railway Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday charged the Left parties of taking undue credit for the successful passage of the Women ... Read more...

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Woman’s group protests government’s inability to bring reservation bill


March 8th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 8 (ANI): A group of women protested outside the parliament complex on Monday evening against the ruckus caused by some political parties against the tabling of Women's Reservation ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha adjourned till mid-day


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): The Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP) forced the Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari to adjourn proceedings in the House as they ... Read more...

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Protests for separate Gorkhaland continue in Siliguri


February 12th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri, Feb 12 (ANI): The students' wing of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJMM), who are spearheading the movement for a separate Gorkhaland state, blocked the national highway-55 (NH-55) here on Thursday.The activists ... Read more...

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Andhra Governor to submit report on state’s situation to Centre


January 3rd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi Jan 3 (ANI): Chaattisgarh Governor E S L Narasimhan who is holding the additional charge of Andhra Pradesh is likely to submit a report on Monday to the Union ... Read more...

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Counting on for by poll seats, Congress bags all three seats in Kerala


November 10th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kerala/ WB/ Shimla/ Rajasthan/ Lucknow, Nov 10 (ANI): The counting of votes is on for the by polls to Firozabad Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh and 31 assembly seats spread across ... Read more...

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Marxists and Maoists are both sides of the same coin: Mamata


November 1st, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Nov 1(ANI): Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Sunday retorted to various allegations by West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacherjee and accused him of having links with the Maoists. Addressing ... Read more...

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Left Front accuses Mamata of hobnobbing with Maoists


October 28th, 2009 - 10:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi / Kolkata, Oct 28 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) Politburo member Sitaram Yechhury on Wednesday accused Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee of hobnobbing with the rebels in the train ... Read more...

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Naxalites must abjure violence: Chidambaram


October 7th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct 7 (ANI): Reiterating that India was a much stronger and secure nation now in the aftermath of 26/11' Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said Naxalites must abjure ... Read more...

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Alliance with CPM in Silguri Council is a local issue: Congress


October 2nd, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Oct 2 (ANI): Congress Working Committee Member, Keshav Rao on Friday said that the alliance between the Congress and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) in Silguri Municipal Council is ... Read more...

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Centre prepones talks with GJM to August 11


July 18th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): The Union Government has preponed tripartite talks with the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) and the West Bengal Government to August 11 following the continuation of the indefinite ... Read more...

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Task Force to visit Lalgarh today


June 30th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lalgarh (West Bengal), June 30 (ANI): A task force will visit Lalgarh and adjoining areas today to study the ground situation a day after security forces captured Kantapahari, the hub of the ... Read more...

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Today is the happiest day of the year


June 19th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): If you are feeling joyous today for no definite reason, then don't be surprised, as today is the happiest day of the year, at least that's what a ... Read more...

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Central forces begin operation against Maoists in Lalgarh


June 18th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lalgarh (West Bengal) June 18(ANI): The West Bengal Police, supported by central paramilitary forces, initiated the operation to flush out Maoist from Lalgarh in West Midnapore District of West Bengal.It was the ... Read more...

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Opposition walks out of TN assembly


June 17th, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai June17 (ANI): The entire opposition led by AIADMK staged a walk out from the Tamil Nadu assembly, after failing to raise the issue of alleged malpractice by the ruling DMK in ... Read more...

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All party meeting seeks stringent punishment for Vienna culprits


May 26th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, May 26 (ANI): In a two hour-meeting attended by SAD-BJP, Congress, CPI, CPM, BSP, and Shiv Sena, parties urged the Centre to accelerate parleys with its Austrian counterpart to give rigorous ... Read more...

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Hindraf leaders no longer a threat to Malaysia: Minister


May 21st, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Putrajaya, May 21 (ANI): Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz has said Hindu Rights Action Force (Hindraf) leaders are no longer deemed a threat to Malaysia.The Hindraf, ... Read more...

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Communist Party of India- (Marxist) to poll debacle


May 19th, 2009 - 8:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPM) leader Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday said that his party would review the reasons behind the party debacle in the recently ... Read more...

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Mamata Banerjee ready to support, work with UPA


May 17th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, May 17 (ANI): Refusing to indulge in political bargaining, Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said that she is ready to support the new United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at ... Read more...

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