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Buddhadeb slams centre, West Bengal government


August 26th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 26 (IANS) Former West Bengal chief minister and Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Sunday blamed the policies of the central government for poverty, unemployment ... Read more...

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Petrol price hike: Left calls for strike in Tripura


May 27th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 27 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led ruling Left Front in Tripura has called for a 12-hour shutdown in the state Thursday to protest the petrol price ... Read more...

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Railway minister leads Trinamool rally against petrol hike


May 24th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) Political parties in West Bengal Thursday hit the streets to protest the steep hike in petrol prices, with the ruling UPA partner Trinamool Congress taking ... Read more...

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Supreme Court permits export of endosulfan formulation (Lead)


December 13th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday permitted the export of 2,698 kilo litres of endosulfan formulation, used for manufacturing the pesticide, lying with different companies.An apex ... Read more...

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Supreme Court not to meddle in fuel pricing (Lead)


November 18th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday declined to entertain a plea challenging the deregulation of prices of petroleum products, saying fixing of petroleum prices was a matter ... Read more...

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Supreme Court permits export of 1,000 tonnes of endosulfan


September 30th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday permitted the export of over 1,000 tonnes of already manufactured insecticide endosulfan, subject to strict monitoring and supervision by officials of ... Read more...

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Apex court questions government on endosulfan exports (Lead)


September 26th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday asked the central government to state its position on the export of the endosulfan insecticide stocks lying in production units.The ... Read more...

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Apex court asks government to respond to endosulphan makers


July 15th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday asked the central government to respond to endosulphan manufacturers' plea to relax the ban on the production and sale of ... Read more...

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Tripura bans endosulfan pesticide


June 24th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, June 24 (IANS) The Left Front government in Tripura has banned the distribution and use of pesticide endosulfan for three months, officials said Friday.The pesticide is widely used in ... Read more...

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Left workers’ aid for ailing Congress leader


May 28th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 28 (IANS) In a rare gesture, the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI), the youth wing of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), Saturday donated money for the ... Read more...

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Supreme Court bans endosulfan


May 13th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday banned the production, distribution and use of endosulfan because the pesticide has debilitating effects on humans and the environment.A three-judge bench ... Read more...

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Will ban Endosulfan if found harmful: Supreme Court


May 11th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday said it will ban Endosulfan if it was satisfied that the pesticide was harmful to human health.The apex court bench of ... Read more...

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Endosulfan ban: Supreme Court issues notice (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the government on a petition seeking ban on the production, sale and use of the widely-used insecticide endosulfan ... Read more...

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Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on plea to ban endosulfan


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): The Supreme Court today sought a response from the Central Government on a petition seeking a countrywide ban on endosulfan pesticide.An apex court bench comprising Chief Justice ... Read more...

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Supreme Court issues notice seeking ban on Endosulfan


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday asked the central and state governments why there should not be a ban on the production, sale and use of insecticide ... Read more...

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Supreme Court moved on endosulfan ban


April 26th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking direction to the central government to ban the manufacture, sale and use ... Read more...

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Maoists kill schoolteacher in West Bengal


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jhargram (West Bengal), Apr 2(ANI): Maoist rebels killed a schoolteacher in West Bengal's West Midnapore district on Saturday.Parbat Mahato (42), a worker of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)'s youth wing, ... Read more...

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AIADMK allies upset over seat allotment


March 17th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 17 (IANS) AIADMK allies have expressed unhappiness over the list of 160 constituencies announced by the party which its candidates will contest in the April 13 assembly elections.The ... Read more...

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AIADMK candidates list out, Jayalalithaa to contest Srirangam


March 17th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) The AIADMK Wednesday announced 160 candidates for the Tamil Nadu assembly polls and the constituencies from where they will contest in the April 23 elections. Party ... Read more...

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BJP candidate in Kerala charged for violating election code of conduct


March 7th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Palakkad (Kerala), Mar.7 (ANI): A Bharatiya Janata Dal (BJP) candidate was charged with violating the Code of Conduct of the Election Commission, ahead of state polls in Kerala.C. Uday Bhaskar, a candidate ... Read more...

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Left government in Tripura unhappy with budget, protests


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 1 (IANS) Groups affiliated to Tripura's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Tuesday organised demonstrations across the state to protest the "deprivation of the northeastern region" in the union ... Read more...

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CPI-M worker lynched in West Bengal


January 10th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 10 (IANS) A Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) worker was lynched allegedly by Trinamool Congress supported miscreants in Barrackpore area of West Bengal's North 24-Parganas district Sunday night, police said."Sengupta, ... Read more...

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Suspected Maoists kill one in Bengal


January 9th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 9 (IANS) A group of suspected Maoists gunned down a villager in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said Sunday."Jamil Soren of Garra village near Lalgarh was dragged out of ... Read more...

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Kerala to seek federal help in probing US survey


November 4th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 3 (IANS) Kerala will seek central government help to unravel the mystery behind the motive of a controversial survey - which had questions related to Muslims - conducted by ... Read more...

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Youth activists in Kolkata protest against recent metro train mishap


October 26th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Oct.26 (ANI): Youth activists of Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI), protested against recent derailment of a metro train in Kolkata.Protestors held a demonstration outside the Metro Rail Bhavan demanding ... Read more...

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Centre’s wrong policies encouraging military, communalism: AIYF


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Jehovah GCoimbatore, Sep 3 (ANI): The All Indian Youth Federation (AIYF) has slammed the Central Government for not tackling militancy, communalism, unemployment and Maoism effectively."The unemployed youth in the country are ... Read more...

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CPI-M’s youth, student wings protest CWG corruption


August 5th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 5 (IANS) Activists of the youth and students wings of Tripura's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday began a week-long protest here against corruption in the Commonwealth Games Organising ... Read more...

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D.Y.F.I protests over unemployment and soaring prices


August 3rd, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata/Siliguri/Mumbai, Aug 3 (ANI): Scores of Democratic Youth Federation of India (D.Y.F.I) activists took to the streets here on Tuesday to protest unemployment and the soaring prices.The activists, who shouted anti-Government slogans, ... Read more...

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CPI-M youth wing’s e-battle to extradite Anderson


July 8th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 8 (IANS) The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) has decided to send over 10 lakh e-mails to President Pratibha Patil to demand the extradition of former Union Carbide ... Read more...

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Don’t make personal attacks on judges: Kerala High Court


July 2nd, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 2 (IANS) The Kerala High Court Friday took strong exception to the various statements made by leaders of the state's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist against judges in the past ... Read more...

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Meghalaya braces for three shutdowns


May 17th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 17 (IANS) Meghalaya is set to see three shutdowns in a row beginning from Tuesday to protest police firing that killed four people at the disputed Langpih village. While the ... Read more...

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India bans over 100 global terror outfits


May 16th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): In a major step to enable agencies take immediate legal action against terror outfits, the Union Government has banned over one hundred such groups linked to Al-Qaeda ... Read more...

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India set to ban 100 Al Qaeda-linked groups


May 16th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India is all set to formally designate nearly 100 Al Qaeda-linked international outfits as terrorist organisations and ban them to avoid any legal loophole if anyone ... Read more...

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‘Extremist views from old conflicts not welcome in Canada’


April 22nd, 2010 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, April 22 (IANS) As pro-Khalistan flags and slogans raised at the weekend Vaisakhi parade here continue to make the headlines here, a Canadian minister said bluntly that "extremist ... Read more...

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I was a victim of CPI-M’s conspiracy: Congress leader


April 5th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 5 (IANS) Days after his party revoked his suspension, senior Congress leader Rajmohan Unnithan Monday lashed out at the ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) for "spreading canards" about him ... Read more...

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