Monday, Mar 30, 2015
Now Trinamool’s turn: tension, clash over candidate selection

Now Trinamool’s turn: tension, clash over candidate selection

Ward 59 candidate Jolly Bose ‘beaten up’, husband claims CPM turncoat ‘wanted TMC to pitch his wife as candidate’.

En route to meet potato farmers, BJP team faces protest mob

En route to meet potato farmers, BJP team faces protest mob

The BJP team was stopped in Haripal area of Hooghly district by a mob protesting against the party.

From Other Cities

The statement has irked many who said that both big and small faces were needed at this time to win the Dhuri polls.

The post of Chancellor is lying vacant since February 2010 when the term of former Justice A M Ahmadi expired.

Lawyers in Mumbai representing families of the deceased said they would file an appeal against the court’s order.

The Ministry of Railways has given approval for the implementation of the service on the two trains.

Experts say PMC’s steps have only compounded the woes of the lake and harmed its eco-system.

Ward 59 candidate Jolly Bose ‘beaten up’, husband claims CPM turncoat ‘wanted TMC to pitch his wife as candidate’.

CR officials said the CVM coupons available with passengers would be permitted for use for a month’s period.

The assailants then got into the car in which they came and drove off.

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Robbers attack resort in Sunderbans, Mamata ministers calculate effect — ‘on tourism sector, of Bangladeshi criminals’
Robbers attack resort in Sunderbans, Mamata ministers calculate effect — ‘on tourism sector, of Bangladeshi criminals’

The incident took place at Piyali Island Tourist lodge around 1.45 am when the gang scaled the boundary wall.

En route to meet potato farmers, BJP team faces protest mob
En route to meet potato farmers, BJP team faces protest mob

The BJP team was stopped in Haripal area of Hooghly district by a mob protesting against the party.

Now Trinamool’s turn: tension, clash over candidate selection
Now Trinamool’s turn: tension, clash over candidate selection

Ward 59 candidate Jolly Bose ‘beaten up’, husband claims CPM turncoat ‘wanted TMC to pitch his wife as candidate’.

SEC convenes all-party meet to dicuss TMC proposal to extend polling hours
SEC convenes all-party meet to dicuss TMC proposal to extend polling hours

“The TMC wants an extra two hours so that they can rig the polls for another two hours,” CPM leader Rabin Deb.

State BJP plans to look beyond ‘farcical civic polls’, focus on 2016 assembly
State BJP plans to look beyond ‘farcical civic polls’, focus on 2016 assembly

“About 35 to 40 of our candidates had to withdraw their nominations, some at gunpoints,” Sidharth Singh said.

From Jamia, ‘sanitary pad’ campaign reaches Jadavpur
From Jamia, ‘sanitary pad’ campaign reaches Jadavpur

Jadavpur University has had a reputation for being a bastion of free thought and liberalism.

First-year student found hanging in girls’ hostel room, suicide suspected
First-year student found hanging in girls’ hostel room, suicide suspected

The student was spotted by a third-year student staying at the girls’ hostel inside the college premises who raised an alarm.

NIA fails to submit chargesheet, cites ‘some technical reason’ at last minute
NIA fails to submit chargesheet, cites ‘some technical reason’ at last minute

The NIA sources said that as many as 250 witnesses have been examined in the case and their statements recorded.

After breakthrough, a setback: Centre rejects CBI probe in nun ‘rape’ case
After breakthrough, a setback: Centre rejects CBI probe in nun ‘rape’ case

The state CID have arrested two persons, both Bangladeshi nationals, in connection with the case.

TMC, Left meet election panel chief to discuss KMC poll issues
TMC, Left meet election panel chief to discuss KMC poll issues

The TMC team was led by Subrata Mukherjee, Arup Biswas and mayor Sovan Chatterjee among others.

Rose Valley Scam: Kundu remanded in ED custody
Rose Valley Scam: Kundu remanded in ED custody

Kundu was arrested by ED on Wednesday under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

Locals guard convent that got threat letters
Locals guard convent that got threat letters

The letters threatened the authorities to shut down the school and asked the Sisters to leave the campus.

Mamata minister terms farmer suicides ‘politics of Opposition’
Mamata minister terms farmer suicides ‘politics of Opposition’

The state government described the row on the matter as “politics of the Opposition”.

Police bust gang of six for betting on World Cup matches
Police bust gang of six for betting on World Cup matches

One of the principal operators used to run a betting den under the guise of a share trading firm.

BJP answers its dissidents with thrashings, expulsions
BJP answers its dissidents with thrashings, expulsions

For Sinha the attack on the protesters had, in a way, become inevitable and was justified.

NIA in violation of human rights norms: Activists
NIA in violation of human rights norms: Activists

Demands of BMC included abolishing of NIA and Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

Molestation: JU gives complaint panel 90 days to submit report
Molestation: JU gives complaint panel 90 days to submit report

University has put up a dedicated 24×7 helpline, 8697981222 and an email id icc@admin.jdvu.ac.in to tackle sexual offences.

Civic Body Polls: As BJP cracks whip on dissent, Sinha gheraoed, factional war outside office
Civic Body Polls: As BJP cracks whip on dissent, Sinha gheraoed, factional war outside office

The workers arrived when the dissidents were preparing to organise a sit-in demonstration outside the party headquarter.

Suvaprasanna grilled by ED in Saradha case
Suvaprasanna grilled by ED in Saradha case

The painter had been close to Mamata Banerjee till he was given a cold shoulder by her after his name figured in the case.

Two JU students held for ‘molestation’, freed on bail
Two JU students held for ‘molestation’, freed on bail

z Governor asks why students are ‘silent’ now; Minister says such incidents ‘keep on happening’ during college festivals.