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West Bengal polls 2021: Narendra Modi's speech at Matua temple in Bangladesh violated MCC, claims Mamata Banerjee
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West Bengal polls 2021: Narendra Modi's speech at Matua temple in Bangladesh violated MCC, claims Mamata Banerjee

The first phase of the Assembly election was held in 30 constituencies on Saturday. The TMC chief addressed rallies in the state's Kharagpur, Narayangarh, and Pingla

West Bengal election 2021: 'Didi betrayed you, blocked Centre's welfare schemes', says Narendra Modi
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West Bengal election 2021: 'Didi betrayed you, blocked Centre's welfare schemes', says Narendra Modi

Modi was addressing a poll rally in Kharagpur, which was his second poll rally in three days. The prime minister will address a rally in poll-bound Assam's Chabua later in the day

Focus on climate change, developing resilient infra, says Narendra Modi at IIT-Kharagpur convocation
India

Focus on climate change, developing resilient infra, says Narendra Modi at IIT-Kharagpur convocation

Addressing the students, the prime minister spoke of the need for making available energy that is safe, affordable and environment-friendly to the public

IIT Kharagpur designs portable COVID-19 testing kit that reduces cost to Rs 400 per analysis
India

IIT Kharagpur designs portable COVID-19 testing kit that reduces cost to Rs 400 per analysis

The team of researchers claimed that the test results can be determined within an hour of taking a sample and the results can be sent to the patient's smartphone via an application

CPM to hold meeting with Bengal’s Congress leadership to discuss joint movement for 25 Nov bypolls in state
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CPM to hold meeting with Bengal’s Congress leadership to discuss joint movement for 25 Nov bypolls in state

According to sources in Left Front, it was decided that a meeting would be held with Congress leadership where several aspects of joint movement, a common minimum programme and modalities of joint announcement of candidates for 25 November bypolls will be held

Sonia Gandhi gives nod to Congress alliance with CPM for 2021 Assembly polls in West Bengal
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Sonia Gandhi gives nod to Congress alliance with CPM for 2021 Assembly polls in West Bengal

Both the parties performed poorly with the Congress winning just two seats, while the Left Front failing to open its account

IIT-Kharagpur to steer EU-funded project for treating, reusing wastewater; 'will evaluate effectiveness of different technology,’ says professor
India

IIT-Kharagpur to steer EU-funded project for treating, reusing wastewater; 'will evaluate effectiveness of different technology,’ says professor

Project is being funded by EU, Government of India's Department of Science and Technology and Department of Biotechnology

Lok Sabha polls: Chandrababu Naidu, Mamata Banerjee hold closed-door meeting in Kharagpur to discuss future of ‘grand alliance’
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Lok Sabha polls: Chandrababu Naidu, Mamata Banerjee hold closed-door meeting in Kharagpur to discuss future of ‘grand alliance’

Andhra Pradesh chief minister and TDP president N Chandrababu Naidu has held a closed-door discussion with his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee in Kharagpur on future plans of the Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance).

Mamata-Modi bickering in aftermath of Cyclone Fani shows how political parties encash disaster for accolades
India

Mamata-Modi bickering in aftermath of Cyclone Fani shows how political parties encash disaster for accolades

When a natural disaster hits a geographical region, it shows no regard for separate jurisdictional boundaries or the political sensibilities (and/ or compulsions) of those governing those areas. And by this very nature calamities challenge us to coordinate disaster response on a regional scale, irrespective of the fact that the two political establishments at the centre and the state may be antipodal.

Was monitoring Cyclone Fani in Kharagpur when Narendra Modi called my office, Mamata clarifies after PM's 'arrogant Didi' remark
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Was monitoring Cyclone Fani in Kharagpur when Narendra Modi called my office, Mamata clarifies after PM's 'arrogant Didi' remark

Narendra Modi claimed that he had called Mamata Banerjee twice but his calls were not returned, after which he called the governor to ask about Cyclone Fani.

Cyclone Fani makes landfall in West Bengal's Kharagpur; storm is likely to continue north-east at speed of 90 kmph
India

Cyclone Fani makes landfall in West Bengal's Kharagpur; storm is likely to continue north-east at speed of 90 kmph

Cyclonic storm Fani, which wreaked havoc in Odisha, has made landfall in West Bengal, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Saturday.

BJP, VHP organise 'armed' Ram Navami across Bengal; Mamata Banerjee accuses saffron party of 'selling religion'
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BJP, VHP organise 'armed' Ram Navami across Bengal; Mamata Banerjee accuses saffron party of 'selling religion'

'Ram Navami rallies are a part of our tradition. We are carrying arms to protect ourselves,' Dilip Ghosh claimed while leading a processing in West Bengal.

Microsoft to work with IIT Kharagpur towards developing a more meaningful search engine
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Microsoft to work with IIT Kharagpur towards developing a more meaningful search engine

The new search engine could assist users looking for subjective information and trusted opinions, Microsoft said in a statement.

World University Rankings: IITs, IISc slip on global ranking, only 30 Indian varsities among top 1,000
India

World University Rankings: IITs, IISc slip on global ranking, only 30 Indian varsities among top 1,000

India slipped in world university rankings as its share of such institutions marginally fell from 31 to 30 in the global 1,000 list according to a new assessment.

IIT Kharagpur to raise number of female students, director insists there will no reservation
India

IIT Kharagpur to raise number of female students, director insists there will no reservation

IIT-Kharagpur will raise the number of female students at its undergraduate level to give girls more scope in the premier institution.

Hool Divas protests: Tribal outfit holds agitation in memory of 1855 massacre, train services hit in West Bengal
India

Hool Divas protests: Tribal outfit holds agitation in memory of 1855 massacre, train services hit in West Bengal

Train services were on Friday affected in Kharagpur and Adra division of south eastern railway due to 'rail roko' call given by Bharat Jakat Majhi Pargana Mahal (BJMPM)

IIT Kharagpur develops technology to monitor hospital-bound patients
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IIT Kharagpur develops technology to monitor hospital-bound patients

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, on Friday said it has come up with a technology to monitor patients' being moved in ambulances.

Indian scientists develop wound healing ointment by modifying naturally occurring wood
Life

Indian scientists develop wound healing ointment by modifying naturally occurring wood

A group of Indian researchers have modified lignin which is present in naturally occurring wood to develop a quick wound healing ointment.

Shooting at TMC councillor's office in Kharagpur, two dead in firing
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Shooting at TMC councillor's office in Kharagpur, two dead in firing

Five Trinamool Congress workers, including the husband of a councillor of Kharagpur Municipality, were injured when miscreants fired at them at Kharagpur in Midnapore West district on Wednesday, police said. According to the latest reports, two succumbed to injuries.