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Woman gangraped in Kolkata, one arrested


August 18th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) A man was arrested for his involvement in the alleged gangrape of a 22-year-old woman in a posh south Kolkata area, police said Saturday.According to the ... Read more...

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CPI-M leader keeps away from his ‘Occupy Singur’ movement


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 3 (IANS) Much of the sheen of the "Occupy Singur" movement in West Bengal was lost after CPI-M lawmaker Abdur Rezzak Mollah, who had given the call, ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi leader accused of killing 57 during 1971 war


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 3 (IANS) Abdul Quader Mollah of Bangladesh's Jamaat-e-Islami party has been accused of plotting the deaths of at least 57 people in Dhaka during the 1971 war of ... Read more...

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Violence, killings down in Maoist areas, says Mamata


June 29th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 29 (IANS) There was a significant improvement in law and order in the three Maoist-affected districts of West Bengal with the number of violent incidents and killings ... Read more...

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Occupy Singur movement from July 3, says CPI-M lawmaker


June 27th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) CPI-M lawmaker Abdur Rezzak Mollah, who had called for organising an "Occupy Singur" movement on the lines of "Occupy Wall Street" for the benefit of the ... Read more...

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Occupy Singur on lines of Occupy Wall street: CPI-M legislator


June 24th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 24 (IANS) With the Calcutta High Court striking down the law undoing the Singur land acquisition, CPI-M lawmaker Abdur Rezzak Mollah Sunday said he wants to organise an ... Read more...

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Bengal CPI-M’s legislative party whip resigns


June 8th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) MLA and legislative party whip Abdur Rezzak Mollah Friday said he had resigned from the post of whip for 'health reasons'. ... Read more...

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Left has miles to go to regain lost ground (One year of Mamata Banerjee)


May 17th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) As the Communists complete a year in opposition in their erstwhile citadel West Bengal, the road to regain lost ground seems long and bumpy.After 34 ... Read more...

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CPI-M leader questions Nandigram accused’s induction


March 20th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) A Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Monday questioned the presence of leaders like former MP Laxman Seth, arrested for alleged involvement in the 2007 Nandigram ... Read more...

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Ashbeer, Honey progress in Eastern India Matchplay golf


December 21st, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 21 (IANS) Most seeded players moved into the round of 16 in the Goodricke Eastern Indian Matchplay golf championships here Wednesday. Kapurthala golfer Ashbeer Saini, winner of the ... Read more...

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CPI-M demands judicial inquiry into Bengal police firing


December 2nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 2 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Friday demanded a judicial inquiry into the police firing in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas - which claimed two ... Read more...

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Police made a mistake by firing: Mamata


December 2nd, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 2 (IANS) A day after two people were killed in police firing in South 24 Parganas district, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday said the officials ... Read more...

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CPI-M’s ex-minister meets Mamata on land policy


October 31st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 31 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader and former West Bengal land reforms minister Abdul Rezzak Mollah Monday met Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on the issue ... Read more...

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Fresh arrest in Midnapore skeleton case


August 18th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) The West Bengal Police Thursday arrested a witness in the nine-year-old Midnapore skeleton case and said fasting Marxist leader Sushanta Ghosh, now in Criminal Investigation Department's ... Read more...

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Shoe baron kidnap accused arrested in Maharashtra


July 17th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) Noor-e-Alam, an accused in the sensational kidnapping of shoe baron Partha Pratim Roy Burman in 2001, has been arrested from Maharashtra, police said Saturday.Noor-e-Alam alias Shahbaz ... Read more...

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Left Front blocked pro-farmer law, says ex-Bengal minister


June 13th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 13 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist leader and West Bengal's former land reforms minister Abdur Rezzak Mollah Monday said that the Left Front during its regime stopped him ... Read more...

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Left lost polls on Singur land, says CPI-M leader


May 26th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 25 (IANS) West Bengal legislator and Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Abdur Rezzak Mollah Wednesday said that the Left Front would not have lost the assembly ... Read more...

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Impressive show by India’s under-13 footballers


May 25th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) India's under-13 squad has returned home after an impressive performance in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Youth Festival in the Iranian city of Yazd where ... Read more...

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CPI-M pulls up former minister for criticising Buddhadeb


May 18th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Tuesday publicly censured its legislator and former West Bengal minister Abdur Rezzak Mollah for his open criticism of top party ... Read more...

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CPI-M leader slams Buddhadeb for poll rout


May 14th, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) Senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Abdul Rezzak Mollah Friday lashed out at outgoing Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and Industries Minister Nirupam Sen and blamed ... Read more...

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Endgame for Left in Bengal, Trinamool headed for big win (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 13 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress was Friday headed for a historic win in West Bengal, bringing down the curtain on the 34-year uninterrupted rule of the Communist ... Read more...

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77 percent turnout in third phase of West Bengal polls


April 27th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Around seventy seven per cent voting was recorded in the third phase of West Bengal assembly polls in 75 seats covering Kolkata, North and South 24 Parganas districts ... Read more...

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55 percent polling recoded in West Bengal till 1 p.m.


April 27th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Over fifty five per cent voting was recorded till 1 p.m. in the third phase of West Bengal assembly polls in 75 seats covering Kolkata, North and South ... Read more...

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West Bengal polls: 34 per cent votes cast in first four hours


April 27th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Thirty four per cent polling was recorded in the first four hours of voting in 75 constituencies in Kolkata and its neighbouring North and South 24-Parganas Districts of ... Read more...

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West Bengal polls: 18 percent votes cast in first two hours


April 27th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 27 (ANI): Over eighteen per cent polling was recorded in the first two hours of voting in 75 constituencies in Kolkata and its neighbouring North and South 24-Parganas Districts of ... Read more...

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Gaganjeet Bhullar hogs limelight at Bangladesh Golf


January 26th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 26 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar grabbed the lead for India on the opening day of the American Express Bangladesh Open Professional Golf Championship 2011 with a classic four under 68 ... Read more...

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Three killed in police firing in Bengal (Lead)


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) Three people were killed in police firing in West Bengal's Burdwan district Wednesday after they attacked the security forces with bombs and firearms, the authorities said. The Trinamool ... Read more...

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Two die in Bengal police firing


December 1st, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 1 (IANS) Two people were killed in police firing in West Bengal's Burdwan district Wednesday after they attacked the security forces with bombs and firearms, the authorities said. The Trinamool ... Read more...

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Vijay and Harmeet to take part in Masters Golf in Digboi


November 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata,Nov 1 (IANS) Leading golfers Vijay Kumar and Harmeet Kahlon will be among those vying for honours at the Rs.25 lakh prize money 11th Indian Oil Xtra Premium Masters Golf tournament to ... Read more...

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Bangladesh begins war crimes trial process


July 25th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 25 (IANS) The Bangladesh government Sunday filed a petition with its International Crimes Tribunal, seeking permission to show four detained top Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) leaders as arrested in connection with ... Read more...

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Vijay Kumar ahead by two strokes in Mewat golf


March 10th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mewat (Haryana), March 10 (IANS) Vijay Kumar of Lucknow carded a five-under 67 on the opening day of the Solaris Chemtech Open Golf Championship 2010 to establish a two stroke lead over ... Read more...

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Rohana snatches lead at PGTI Players Championship


March 6th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula, March 6 (IANS) Anura Rohana of Sri Lanka fired a 69 to become the round three leader at the Aircel-PGTI Players Championship at the Panchkula Golf Club Saturday. Rohana's total ... Read more...

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Ranjit keeps lead, Gaurav Pratap second


March 5th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Panchkula (Haryana), March 5 (IANS) Chandigarh's Ranjit Singh enjoys a one-stroke lead at the halfway stage of the Aircel-PGTI Players Championship presented by Panchkula Golf Club. The round one leader fired a ... Read more...

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Ethnic violence continues in Chittagong Hill Tracts (Lead)


February 25th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 25 (IANS) Curfew was reimposed as ethnic violence in Khagrachhari resumed late Wednesday night after a day long calm. It's now been six days since the clashes began between ... Read more...

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Mukesh Kumar coasts to six-stroke victory


February 5th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 5 (IANS) Veteran Mukesh Kumar showed that he has not lost touch as he cruised to a six-stroke win at the Aircel-PGTI Players Championship presented by Tollygunge Club here Friday. ... Read more...

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