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Huge growth in Tata workforce in West Bengal, says Amit Mitra

“The Tatas are present here with Tata Metaliks, Tata Hitachi and TCS. No other company in the state has such large presence in terms of manpower,” said Mitra.

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Sonia’s Diwali message to Mamata: Trinamool Congress key in Rajya Sabha game

There’s more to Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s Diwali message to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, specially at a time when the Congress is courting the Left.

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Madrasa teachers on hunger strike for 37 days: Meeting with minister fails to break deadlock

The minister reportedly refused to come over to the fast venue and tell those on fast that the state government would consider their demands.

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Support from Bengal govt has ensured timely implementation of plans: Union transport secy

Lauding the Mamata government, Chhibber said because of the huge support received from the Bengal government, plans have seen timely implementation.

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With Muslim population rising in Bengal, RSS predicts its branches will double

The RSS says its membership is growing. RSS Joint General Secretary Dattatreya Hosabale predicted the number of RSS branches in West Bengal would rise to 1,200 next year from 650 in 2013.


TMC sweeps Bengal civic body elections

Polling had taken place in Bidhannagar, Asansol municipal corporations amid violence. The votes are being counted right now.

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Rising political violence across India: Is the era of Gandhi dead and gone?

Why is there so much of hatred in Indian politics right inside and outside of Parliament not leaving even the TV studios? Alas! There is no Gandhi around.

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West Bengal civic polls: 20 journalists, camerapersons beaten up

Journalists Esha Roy and Arshad Ali and photojournalist Partha Paul of The Indian Express were beaten up, abused and pushed out of a booth.

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West Bengal govt plans to enroll transgenders in civic police volunteer force

The West Bengal government has requested the Kolkata Police to recruit transgenders in the Civic Police Volunteer Force (CPVC) to end the “stigma” and “discrimination” against the community.

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To do away with ‘scientific rigging’, Election Commission introduces strict norms in West Bengal

Sources said the EC had mandated a number of check lists and multiple visits to sensitive areas for the three observers. They will also act as training observers to block-level officers.

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We have control over EC: Bengal BJP leader

“In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, there was rampant rigging by the TMC. We have control over the Election Commission now and there will be military assistance, ” Joy Banerjee said.

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‘I exposed 700 godmen, 7,000 fled’

“In some of these places, they use balls of wheat dough to determine if someone is a ‘witch’. If the dough floats, the woman is branded a witch”.

TET exam deferred to Oct 4 after papers go missing

State govt blames postal department; Opp tags it as scam.


Rasogolla debate: West Bengal to stake claim to Rasogolla through GI route

The Science and Technology department of the state government has started the process to approach its central counterpart for GI authentication of Rasogolla so that it is identified with Bengal.

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West Bengal Congress chief booked for attempt to murder

Chowdhury was booked under non-bailable sections (307, 333) and other bailable charges of allegedly vandalising govt property, damaging public transport and beating up police personnel.