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Floral tributes to Jyoti Basu on first death anniversary


January 17th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Life-size portraits of Marxist patriarch Jyoti Basu adorned with garlands lined street corners and his recorded speeches and communist songs played across West Bengal since morning as ... Read more...

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CPI-M launches fundraiser for Jyoti Basu centre


January 17th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) In a bid to intensify its mass contact programme ahead of assembly polls slated for later this year, West Bengal's ruling Marxists launched a door-to-door fund-raising ... Read more...

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Mirwaiz roughed up at Chandigarh seminar (Second Lead)


November 25th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 25 (IANS) Kashmiri separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was roughed up by displaced Kashmiri Pandits and Hindu right-wing activists at a seminar here Thursday for his alleged anti-India comments.The ... Read more...

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Sri Rama Sene disrupts India-Pakistan seminar, evicted (Lead)


April 15th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Members of the Sri Rama Sene, the rightist group that hit the public eye with its attack on women in a Mangalore pub, tried to disrupt a ... Read more...

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Sri Rama Sene disrupts India-Pakistan seminar in Delhi


April 15th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Members of Hindu rightwing group Sri Rama Sene Wednesday tried to disrupt a seminar of Indian and Pakistani journalists in the capital, shouting slogans against the neighbouring ... Read more...

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Heritage centre on Satyajit Ray to come up in Kolkata


June 8th, 2008 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) Late filmmaker Satyajit Ray's films will be showcased at a heritage centre to be set up here, an official said Sunday. "The idea is to have a centre ... Read more...

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Lukewarm response to Dhaka’s oil exploration offer


May 8th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, May 8 (IANS) Only seven multinationals have shown interest in the 16 offshore blocks that Bangladesh hopes to throw open for oil and gas exploration. Media reports said Thursday that some ... Read more...

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