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Modi’s rallies in Kolkata, Siliguri on April 3

Modi rallies:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two rallies – one at north Bengal’s Siliguri and other at Kolkata’s Brigade Parade Ground — on April 3 ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, a party leader said on Sunday. “His first public meeting will be in Siliguri at 1 p.m. and then he will attend a

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‘Indian team competitive on any surface in the world’

Sachin Tendulkar has no hesitation in terming India as favourites going into the World Cup but what makes him happier is the team’s ability to be competitive “in any part of the world and on any surface”. The Indian ODI team under Virat Kohli has won three bilateral away series against South Africa (5-1), Australia

99.3% demonetised notes returned to banks: Reserve Bank of India

99.3% demonetised notes returned to banks: RBI

99.3% demonetised notes returned to banks: RBI. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its annual report for the year 2017-18 stated that 99.3 per cent of the demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes have returned to the banking system. According to the report, the total value of Specified Bank Notes (SBNs) in circulation as on November 08, 2016, post

Petrol price cut by 21-22 paise per litre, diesel by 15-16 paise

Petrol price cut by 21-22 paise per litre, diesel by 15-16 paise

Petrol price cut by 21-22 paise per litre, diesel by 15-16 paise. Prices for petrol and diesel have fallen by 21-22 paise per litre and 15-16 paise per litre respectively in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, compared with the previous day’s rates. In Delhi, petrol now costs Rs 77.42 a litre, and diesel costs Rs

Bagdogra airport to install sanitary napkin vending machines

Bagdogra airport to install sanitary napkin vending machines

The Bagdogra airport in Darjeeling district will soon have sanitary napkin dispensing machines at its terminal, a senior Airports Authority of India (AAI) official said today.The facility would be available at ladies toilets in the airport at the end of this month and the cost of each napkin will be Rs 5, Director of Bagdogra

Women-driven autos on Kolkata streets soon

Women-driven autos on Kolkata streets soon

Women-driven autos on Kolkata streets soon: Breaking the old age customs, the women in Kolkata are getting trained to drive autos for their livelihood. Belonging to a lower income family, these women are receiving training to drive autos by an auto union leader Gopal, in South Kolkata. After completion of training, they will start a service called

Kolkata to host children’s film fest from Jan 19

Kolkata to host children’s film fest from Jan 19 . The 7th edition of Kolkata International Children’s Film Festival, set to begin on January 19, will showcase films from 33 countries. The nine-day fest will have films in ‘wildlife’, ‘friendship’ and ‘coming-of-age’ categories to foster the spirit of quest and adventure in young minds, a

Service is part of India's culture: Modi

Modi to address two programmes via video conferencing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two important programmes — 85th Sivagiri Pilgrimage Celebrations and the 125th birth anniversary of physicist S.N. Bose — via video conference on Sunday and Monday.”On December 31, the Prime Minister, via video conference, will deliver the inaugural address on the 85th Sivagiri Pilgrimage Celebrations, at Sivagiri Mutt in Varkala

Football legend Diego Maradona reached Kolkata for three day visit

Argentina football legend Diego Maradona reached Kolkata for a three-day visit on Sunday. Donning a blue T-shirt and a cap, Maradona was seen waving at fans before getting into a car for the hotel. Scores of fans were gathered outside the airport to get a glimpse of their favorite star footballer. Maradona will play a charity

4-yr-old girl sexually assaulted in school

Kolkata, Dec 1, A four-year-old nursery student was allegedly sexually assaulted by a teacher in the premises of a reputed school in south Kolkata, police said today. Police have detained the accused PT teacher against whom the parents of the girl child lodged a complaint at the local Jadavpur Police station, a senior officer of Kolkata

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Bandhan Express : First commercial run between Kolkata and Khulna today

Thursday morning witnessed the first commercial service of newly-inaugurated Bandhan Express service between Kolkata and Khulna from Kolkata Railway Station. On 9th November Narendra Modi, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee jointly flagged off  Kolkata-Khulna train through a video conference.From today onwards the fully air-conditioned weekly passenger train service will run

Sri Lanka vows to toughen challenge for India

Sri Lanka vows to toughen challenge for India

Sri Lanka vows toughen challenge: Sri Lankan cricket team, who have landed in India for their six-week tour to play three Tests, three ODIs and three T20I against the hosts, believe they will make the series challenging by not repeating the mistakes committed in past. The series which is to begin from November 16 will

Ranaghat nun rape case: One of six accused convicted of rape

Kolkata, Nov 7 : Ranaghat nun rape case: One of six accused convicted of rape. A court here on Tuesday pronounced one of the six accused guilty of rape in the sensational Ranaghat nun rape case, while convicting all the six of criminal conspiracy and dacoity. The city sessions court would announce the quantum of

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 93 per cylinder from today

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 93 per cylinder from today. Price of Non-subsidised cooking gas LPG has been increased by 93 rupees per cylinder. It will now cost 742 rupees in Delhi as against 649 previously, 759 rupees 50 paise in Kolkata, 718 rupees 50 paise in Mumbai and 750 rupees in Chennai. –

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Metro services hit

Metro services hit as doors refuse to open

Kolkata, Sep 16, Metro services hit as doors refuse to open. Metro railway services in Kolkata was briefly affected today during peak office hours as doors failed to open in a non-AC rake of a Dum Dum bound train at Sahid Kshudiram Station.A Metro Railway spokesperson said that soon after the train reached Sahid Kshudiram

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Teenage girl killed in building collapse

Kolkata, Sep 16, Building collapse : Teenage girl killed. A part of a dilapidated building collapsed at Tallah area in the northern part of the city in the early hours today, killing a teenage girl, police said. The building collapsed at around 1:30 am, trapping the 17-year-old girl under debris, a police official said.The girl

Gujrati Amit Shah savors Bengali dishes

Gujrati Amit Shah savors Bengali dishes

Amit Shah is on a three day visit to Kolkata as his aim to visit west Bengal is to expand the party base for ahead of Panchayat polls next year. Gujrati Amit Shah savors Bengali dishes during visit.Manas Sen, party member hosted for the national president and arranged for a scrumptious meal comprising vegetarian Bengali

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BJP stopped politics of appeasement: Amit Shah

Kolkata, Sept 12, Amit Shah : BJP stopped politics of appeasement. BJP president Amit Shah today said that his party has stopped the politics of appeasement in the country and introduced politics of performance.The Narendra Modi government has in the last three years shown the political will to take decisions unlike the previous Congress-led government

Onion price rise: Center asks states to cap surge, impose stock limits

Onion price rise: Center asks states to cap surge, impose stock limits

Onion price rise: Center asks states to cap surge, impose stock limits. In a bid to keep prices of essential commodities under control, the Centre has decided to enable the states and Union territories to take action against dealers in onions who engage in speculative trading, hoarding and profiteering. According to a statement released on Tuesday,