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Rajnath Singh seeks report from Bengal govt after communal violence grips North 24 Parganas
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Rajnath Singh seeks report from Bengal govt after communal violence grips North 24 Parganas

As communal violence gripped North 24 Parganas district, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi and CM Mamata Banerjee.

Centre rushes paramilitary forces: Communal violence in Bengal's North 24 Parganas after objectionable Facebook post
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Centre rushes paramilitary forces: Communal violence in Bengal's North 24 Parganas after objectionable Facebook post

Communal violence broke out in North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal over an "objectionable" post on Facebook, prompting the Centre to rush 300 paramilitary personnel on Tuesday.

Presidential Election 2017: Chandrababu Naidu seeks Mamta Banerjee's support for Ram Nath Kovind
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Presidential Election 2017: Chandrababu Naidu seeks Mamta Banerjee's support for Ram Nath Kovind

To gather support for NDA's presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind Chandrababu Naidu will contact his West bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee to seek her party's support

Darjeeling unrest: Security forces on high alert as uneasy calm blankets West Bengal hill town
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Darjeeling unrest: Security forces on high alert as uneasy calm blankets West Bengal hill town

Security forces were on high alert and internet services remained suspended, though no incidents of violence were reported in Darjeeling hills

Darjeeling unrest: Centre rushes 600 paramilitary forces to assist West Bengal govt
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Darjeeling unrest: Centre rushes 600 paramilitary forces to assist West Bengal govt

The Centre also sought a detailed report on the prevailing situation in the hill district from the state government

Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung proclaims himself 'Chief Minister of the Hills'
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Gorkha Janmukti Morcha chief Bimal Gurung proclaims himself 'Chief Minister of the Hills'

GJM chief Bimal Gurung on Friday projected himself as the "chief minister of the hills" and challenged the West Bengal CM to stop the agitation in the area.

Mamata Banerjee declares Gorkha Janmukti Morcha bandh illegal, assures strict action
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Mamata Banerjee declares Gorkha Janmukti Morcha bandh illegal, assures strict action

Mamata Banerjee has described the 12-hour-long strike called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Friday as "illegal", saying the government would take legal action against those who participate in it.

Mahagathbandan Part II: Mayawati, Akhilesh join hands, to attend Lalu Yadav's Patna rally
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Mahagathbandan Part II: Mayawati, Akhilesh join hands, to attend Lalu Yadav's Patna rally

Arch rivals in UP, the Samajwadi Party and the BSP will share a common platform at a rally organised by Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) in Patna, heralding a new phase of politics in the country's cow belt.

BJP protests against Mamata Banerjee govt; Kolkata cops resort to lathicharge, detains demonstrators
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BJP protests against Mamata Banerjee govt; Kolkata cops resort to lathicharge, detains demonstrators

BJP activists hit the streets protesting against Mamta Banerjee's government failing law and order situation in West Bengal on Thursday

Presidential Elections 2017: Nitish Kumar to skip opposition leaders' meet called by Sonia Gandhi
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Presidential Elections 2017: Nitish Kumar to skip opposition leaders' meet called by Sonia Gandhi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will skip the opposition parties meeting convened by Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday over the Presidential elections, a party leader said.

Mamata, Modi 'two flowers form the same stalk', says Congress after she meets PM
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Mamata, Modi 'two flowers form the same stalk', says Congress after she meets PM

The Left Front and the Congress on Wednesday expressed their apprehension over West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee scheduled meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Presidential elections 2017: Sonia Gandhi to meet Opposition leaders on Friday to discuss probable candidates
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Presidential elections 2017: Sonia Gandhi to meet Opposition leaders on Friday to discuss probable candidates

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has invited prominent opposition leaders for a luncheon meet at her residence on Friday

Presidential Elections 2017: Mamta Banerjee to meet opposition leaders today to form consensus for joint candidate
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Presidential Elections 2017: Mamta Banerjee to meet opposition leaders today to form consensus for joint candidate

Mamata Banerjee is again coming to Delhi on Wednesday evening, the opposition parties are expected to have serious deliberations to decide on a joint candidate for the presidential election this week

After Uttar Pradesh, BJP focus on Odisha, West Bengal: States crucial in sealing party fate in 2019 polls
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After Uttar Pradesh, BJP focus on Odisha, West Bengal: States crucial in sealing party fate in 2019 polls

Having reclaimed power in UP after 15 years, the BJP will now turn its focus to the states where it has been traditionally weak but which are critical to determine its fortune in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls as its national executive meet begins in Odisha today.

Trinamool Congres and BJP must find a 'mature' way to sort out differences for West Bengal's sake
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Trinamool Congres and BJP must find a 'mature' way to sort out differences for West Bengal's sake

The fight on oratory skills have assumed a regressive form in West Bengal and unless such outbursts are reined in, they are likely to escalate to a dangerous level

New govts in Assam, WB, TN, Kerala complete 100 days: Here's what they achieved and what lies ahead
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New govts in Assam, WB, TN, Kerala complete 100 days: Here's what they achieved and what lies ahead

Pinarayi Vijayan in Kerala and Sarbananda Sonowal in Assam rode to power on the promise of a corruption free government.

Trinamool accuses opposition parties of having 'tacit understanding' in Bengal
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Trinamool accuses opposition parties of having 'tacit understanding' in Bengal

The ruling Trinamool Congress on Monday said that Congress, Left Front and BJP have a "tacit understanding" in the state.

Vivekananda flyover collapse kills 22, firm says it was the toughest project IVRCL ever took on
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Vivekananda flyover collapse kills 22, firm says it was the toughest project IVRCL ever took on

A flyover under construction in the bustling city of Kolkata collapsed on Thursday on the vehicles and street vendors below, killing at least 17 people and around 78 people injured.

Ahead of next phase of Bihar polls, Arvind Kejriwal tweets telling people to vote for Nitish
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Ahead of next phase of Bihar polls, Arvind Kejriwal tweets telling people to vote for Nitish

A day ahead of the third phase of the Bihar assembly elections, Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday made an appeal to voters to cast their ballot in favour of chief minister Nitish Kumar.

Jadavpur University: Students, teachers hold rallies; pressure VC to quit
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Jadavpur University: Students, teachers hold rallies; pressure VC to quit

Teachers also took out a rally in the campus to protest against being blamed for the academic crisis in the reputed university.