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JP Nadda tells Mamata to 'atone for misrule' in West Bengal, says days of TMC ministry are numbered
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JP Nadda tells Mamata to 'atone for misrule' in West Bengal, says days of TMC ministry are numbered

Nadda, who flagged off the second and third phases of the 'Parivartan Yatra' in Birbhum and Jhargram districts, also slammed the TMC for dividing communities by branding people as "insiders and outsiders"

Veteran India and Bengal pacer Ashoke Dinda announces retirement from all forms of cricket
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Veteran India and Bengal pacer Ashoke Dinda announces retirement from all forms of cricket

The 36-year-old, who had featured in 13 ODIs and nine T20Is for India, had moved to Goa at the start of this season after facing disciplinary action after playing only one Ranji Trophy match in 2019-20.

Three BJP activists arrested for raising 'goli maro...' slogan at party leader Suvendu Adhikari's rally
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Three BJP activists arrested for raising 'goli maro...' slogan at party leader Suvendu Adhikari's rally

The Opposition BJP accused the police administration of being partial as it failed to take action against the TMC supporters who had raised similar slogans on Tuesday

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Tamil Nadu hammer Bengal by eight wickets; Baroda enter knockouts unbeaten
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Tamil Nadu hammer Bengal by eight wickets; Baroda enter knockouts unbeaten

In the day's last Elite Group B match, Bengal made 163 for eight and in reply, Tamil Nadu chased down the target with two overs to spare.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Baroda, Tamil Nadu maintain winning run; Punjab ease past Jammu and Kashmir
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Baroda, Tamil Nadu maintain winning run; Punjab ease past Jammu and Kashmir

Baroda and Tamil Nadu registered victories over Maharashtra and Hyderabad respectively, while an all-round performance from Riyan Parag setup an upset victory for Assam over Bengal.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vivek Singh slams 64-ball century as Bengal defeat Jharkhand to claim second consecutive win
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vivek Singh slams 64-ball century as Bengal defeat Jharkhand to claim second consecutive win

Despite some aggression shown by Utkarsh Singh (28, 14 balls, 3 fours, 2 sixes), Jharkhand fell short by 16 runs.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Krunal Pandya stars in Baroda's win over Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu crush Jharkhand
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Krunal Pandya stars in Baroda's win over Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu crush Jharkhand

Put into bat in a Group C game, hosts Baroda first rode on Pandya's blazing 76 to post a competitive 168/7 on the board before the bowlers held their nerves to restrict Uttarakhand to 163/6 despite a fighting 77 by Dikshanshu Negi.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2020-21: All you need to know about India's domestic T20 tournament
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2020-21: All you need to know about India's domestic T20 tournament

India's domestic season is set to resume with the 2020-21 Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 trophy, beginning on 10th January.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Anustup Majumdar to lead Bengal; Mohammed Shami's brother Kaif included in squad
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Anustup Majumdar to lead Bengal; Mohammed Shami's brother Kaif included in squad

Shreevats Goswami will be Majumdar's deputy in the squad that also has Mohammed Shami's younger brother, seam bowling all-rounder Mohammed Kaif.

Suvendu Adhikari resigns from TMC, may join BJP when Amit Shah visits Bengal this weekend
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Suvendu Adhikari resigns from TMC, may join BJP when Amit Shah visits Bengal this weekend

The Nandigram leader has been distancing himself from the Mamata-led ruling party over the last few months, and has maintained that it is difficult for him to work with the Trinamool Congress

India vs Australia: Net bowler Ishan Porel sent back home after suffering hamstring injury
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India vs Australia: Net bowler Ishan Porel sent back home after suffering hamstring injury

With T Natarajan already in the main squad, India's pure net bowling options have been reduced to only one with Kartik Tyagi helping out the batsmen.

Dilip Ghosh says BJP will withdraw false cases against workers of all parties after coming to power
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Dilip Ghosh says BJP will withdraw false cases against workers of all parties after coming to power

Ghosh, when asked about former NDA ally GJM's decision to support TMC, sought to know if the state government had withdrawn all charges against its leader Bimal Gurung

Saurashtra plan to begin Ranji Trophy preparations with training camp from first week of November
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Saurashtra plan to begin Ranji Trophy preparations with training camp from first week of November

Jaydev Shah, president of Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA), said initially they are planning to have the camp with Rajkot-based cricketers at their Khandheri Stadium.

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, who claimed coronavirus is gone, tests positive for COVID-19
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Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh, who claimed coronavirus is gone, tests positive for COVID-19

In September, the West Bengal BJP chief had accused the Mamata Banerjee govt of imposing lockdown in West Bengal only to stop BJP from organising public meetings before the Assembly polls due next year

Sushant Singh Rajput films to be showcased in Bengal cinema halls after reopening
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Sushant Singh Rajput films to be showcased in Bengal cinema halls after reopening

Theatre owners said that after screening Sushant Singh Rajput's Kedarnath, if the response is good, they'll release Sonchiriya

My First IPL Match: Jangling nerves, snaring Kohli and a blast on dance floor — Ashok Dinda recalls debut
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My First IPL Match: Jangling nerves, snaring Kohli and a blast on dance floor — Ashok Dinda recalls debut

Twelve years have passed since that eventful night of 18 April, 2008. Ashok Dinda says the match became a turning point in his life and he justifies that statement.

Tathagata Roy expresses desire to join active politics: A rundown of veteran leader's controversial tweets
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Tathagata Roy expresses desire to join active politics: A rundown of veteran leader's controversial tweets

As of now, Tathagata Roy has not been given any other post, although he has expressed his desire to return to active politics in West Bengal

Won’t lock myself in a room just because I’m 65 years old, says Bengal coach Arun Lal on BCCI’s SOP
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Won’t lock myself in a room just because I’m 65 years old, says Bengal coach Arun Lal on BCCI’s SOP

If CAB goes by the book, then Lal will not be allowed to join the pre-season camp but feisty former Bengal captain said that one SOP won't determine how he would lead his life.

In Anvita Dutt's Bulbbul, echoes from stories surrounding Rabindranath Tagore's family home Jorasanko
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In Anvita Dutt's Bulbbul, echoes from stories surrounding Rabindranath Tagore's family home Jorasanko

Aruna Chakravarti's Jorasanko gives fascinating insight into the lives of the Tagore women, from which many aspects take centre-stage in Anvita Dutt's Bulbbul.

Revisiting Satyajit Ray's Devi: The enduring relevance of the film's biting critique of dehumanisation of women
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Revisiting Satyajit Ray's Devi: The enduring relevance of the film's biting critique of dehumanisation of women

In Devi, the 'goddess's' listlessness and immobility in the face of burgeoning oppression was a metaphor for patriarchy at its diabolical worst.