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BJP Acting Like “Terrorist Organisation, Importing Goons”: Trinamool Congress

A TMC citadel for long, Bhatpara has been witnessing frequent post-poll violence between rival parties. Kolkata:  The Trinamool Congress on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janata Party was acting like a “terrorist organisation” and “importing goons” from other states to spread unrest in West Bengal, drawing a sharp retort from the party, which accused the TMC […]

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Bodies Of Climbers Retrieved From Nanda Devi Peak After Month-Long Search

The group that went missing in May included 4 Britons, 2 Americans, an Indian and 1 Australian. New Delhi:  The bodies of seven climbers killed on India’s second-highest mountain were retrieved Sunday, capping a nearly month-long search by mountaineering experts in treacherous Himalayan terrain. The eight-person group that went missing in late May included four […]

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Assam Chief Minister Flags Off Annual Ambabuchi Mela At Guwahati’s Kamakhya Temple

Guwahati:  Devotees from across the world thronged the famous Kamakhya temple atop the Nilachal hill in Assam’s Guwahati to mark the beginning of the annual Ambabuchi Mela – one of the biggest religious congregation of eastern India. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday flagged off the festival and said, “The power of Maa Kamakhya’s blessings […]

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Prominent Kolkata Muslims Write To Mamata Banerjee After Attack On Doctor, Model Ushoshi Sengupta

The letter to Mamata Banerjee also referred to attack on model Ushoshi Sengupta. (File) Kolkata:  In the wake of the attack on doctors and harassment of model Ushoshi Sengupta by some members of their community, a group of prominent Muslims has written to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asking for stringent action against the culprits to […]

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BJP Working President JP Nadda Meets Ex-Party Chiefs Murli Manohar Joshi, Lal Krishna Advani

BJP Working President JP Nadda with ex-party chief LK Advani. New Delhi:  Two days after his appointment as BJP Working President, BJP leader Jagat Prakash Nadda called on former party chiefs Murli Manohar Joshi and Lal Krishna Advani on Wednesday. “Today, I met and sought the blessings of our senior leader and former BJP president […]