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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Rabindranath Bhattacharya profile: Three-time MLA to face TMC’s Becharam Manna
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Rabindranath Bhattacharya profile: Three-time MLA to face TMC’s Becharam Manna

Bhattacharya, called ‘master moshai’ by his supporters, was among five sitting TMC MLAs who joined the BJP on 8 March

West Bengal polls: Modi slams TMC's 'obstructionist' mindset, says calling BJP 'outsider' insult to Netaji
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West Bengal polls: Modi slams TMC's 'obstructionist' mindset, says calling BJP 'outsider' insult to Netaji

'I have never seen a party which takes pride in stopping industries and development,' the prime minister remarked at a poll rally

TMC rule 'devastated entire generation of Bengal'; Left will focus on job creation, says CPM's Srijan Bhattacharya
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TMC rule 'devastated entire generation of Bengal'; Left will focus on job creation, says CPM's Srijan Bhattacharya

The CPM's candidate for Singur says he will focus his campaign on education, employment generation, water to all and free electricity up to 200 units

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Srijan Bhattacharya profile: Student leader to enter poll fray on CPM ticket
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Srijan Bhattacharya profile: Student leader to enter poll fray on CPM ticket

The SFI West Bengal secretary will be contesting against TMC’s Becharam Manna and BJP’s Rabindra Nath Bhattacharya

'BJP must be taught a lesson': Protesting farmers to hold meetings across Bengal urging people to defeat saffron party
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'BJP must be taught a lesson': Protesting farmers to hold meetings across Bengal urging people to defeat saffron party

Farmer leaders are likely to attend the mahapanchayats in Kolkata's Bhowanipore, and in Nandigram on Saturday. Similar events will be held in Singur and Asansol on Sunday

IIP contracts for second consecutive month: Economy goes into a tailspin; $5 tn target is distant dream unless out-of-box measures are taken now
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IIP contracts for second consecutive month: Economy goes into a tailspin; $5 tn target is distant dream unless out-of-box measures are taken now

The signs of further weakness in the Indian economy are emerging from every high-frequency data indicator.

Tata Motors has not produced a single Nano in first 9 months of 2019; sold just one unit in February
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Tata Motors has not produced a single Nano in first 9 months of 2019; sold just one unit in February

Ex-Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry, who was abruptly removed from the post, even went on to claim that the Nano "consistently lost value, peaking at Rs 1,000 crore"

Hooghly Lok Sabha Electiom 2019 LIVE Updates:
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Hooghly Lok Sabha Electiom 2019 LIVE Updates:

Known for being the epicentre of the Singur protests, Hooghly is part of the industrial-agriculture belt in the state. In Hooghly, Muslims constitute at least 15 percent of the population, while tribal groups constitute approximately 5 percent of the population.

Election Commission initiates steps to remove trailer of Mamata Banerjee biopic 'Baghini: Bengal Tigress' from 3 websites
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Election Commission initiates steps to remove trailer of Mamata Banerjee biopic 'Baghini: Bengal Tigress' from 3 websites

In its 10 April order, the Election Commission had stated that no biopics would be released during elections as the political content in such movies "threaten level playing field" and should be stalled as long as the model code of conduct is in force

Singur farmers, frustrated by lack of cultivable land and factory jobs, may punish Mamata Banerjee at polls
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Singur farmers, frustrated by lack of cultivable land and factory jobs, may punish Mamata Banerjee at polls

It is sowing season in Bengal when farms turn green with newborn shoots. But not in Singur

Mamata Banerjee to be key in 2019 Lok Sabha polls if BJP fails to secure clear majority; TMC hints at her PM aspirations
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Mamata Banerjee to be key in 2019 Lok Sabha polls if BJP fails to secure clear majority; TMC hints at her PM aspirations

One of the most bitter critics of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP, Mamata Banerjee firmly pitched herself as a leader who could act as the glue to unite disparate political parties seeking to oust the NDA from power when she mustered leaders of 23 parties at a rally in Kolkata in January this year.

BJP seeks Kolkata police permission for 'Save Democracy' sit-in at same spot where Mamata Banerjee held dharna last week
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BJP seeks Kolkata police permission for 'Save Democracy' sit-in at same spot where Mamata Banerjee held dharna last week

BJP has already sent a letter to the city police seeking permission for the dharna at the Metro Channel in the heart of the city between 21 ans 23 February, party's state general secretary Sayantan Basu said on Monday

Mamata Banerjee says West Bengal govt providing food security to almost 90 percent of state under Khadya Sathi scheme
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Mamata Banerjee says West Bengal govt providing food security to almost 90 percent of state under Khadya Sathi scheme

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee took to Twitter to remember the martyrs of the 1959 Khadya Andolan. She also said that special assistance was also being given to the people of once 'Maoist'-hit Jangalmahal, hill areas, cyclone 'Aila' affected regions, and Singur in Hooghly district.

Nano inching closer towards the end of its journey? Tata Motors produces just one unit of budget car in June
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Nano inching closer towards the end of its journey? Tata Motors produces just one unit of budget car in June

Nano, a brainchild of Ratan Tata who envisaged giving an affordable alternative to families riding on two-wheelers, sold just three units in June

Mamata Banerjee has scored an own goal by raking up Durga idol immersion controversy
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Mamata Banerjee has scored an own goal by raking up Durga idol immersion controversy

Mamata Banerjee's missteps are not deliberate and stem from a confusion around her political trajectory.

Singur case: SC calls Mamata govt's appeals against Calcutta HC order 'infructuous'
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Singur case: SC calls Mamata govt's appeals against Calcutta HC order 'infructuous'

The Supreme Court on Friday termed as "infructuous" the appeals of the Bengal govt against the Calcutta HC order, which had in 2012 struck down the Singur Land Act.

Cyrus Mistry letter: 'Tatas not shutting loss-making Nano due to emotional reasons'
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Cyrus Mistry letter: 'Tatas not shutting loss-making Nano due to emotional reasons'

In clear indications that not all was well between him and Tata, Mistry in his letter to Tata Sons board members said for the group's automotive venture Tata Motors to make a turn around the company needed to shut down the Nano -- a pet project of his predecessor.

Mamata Bannerjee seeks probe into Trinamool MP Avishek's car accident
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Mamata Bannerjee seeks probe into Trinamool MP Avishek's car accident

Trinamool Congress MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Avishek Banerjee was seriously injured on Tuesday when his car met with an accident on the Durgapur Expressway in Hooghly district, police said.

WB govt to give back land to Singur farmers before 21 October
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WB govt to give back land to Singur farmers before 21 October

The Supreme Court, on August 31, struck down the land acquisition made by the erstwhile Left Front government for the small car factory and ordered the land be returned to the cultivators within 12 weeks.