Calcutta, India Newswire (Page 6)

Calcutta, India Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Back from Kathua rally, prey to squallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Ambreen Jawed went to a candlelight march on Tuesday evening to protest against the rape and murder of a child in Kathua in Jammu. The 25-year-old Topsia resident walked with some 400 people of various age groups and from different faiths, from St Paul's Cathedral to the Gandhi statue on Mayo Road.

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  2. HC extends stay on Bengal Panchayat polls process by another dayRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 18 : The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday extended the stay on Panchayat poll process in West Bengal by one more day in view of the ongoing hearing of a case related to the polls while the argument over the role of the state poll body in conducting the election process intensified inside the courtroom. A single-judge bench of Justice Subrata Talukdar extended the stay on the poll process till Thursday morning, when the case will be heard again.

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  3. Internet dates back to Mahabharat: CMRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | The Telegraph

    Agartala: Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Tuesday said India had Internet and sophisticated communication technology during the age of the Mahabharat, joining the league of BJP leaders whose claims have been described by sections of scientists as ludicrous. "We had Internet and satellites when the battle of Mahabharat was fought.

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  4. Was a perfect game for us: RohitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Virat Kohli's unbeaten 92 off 62 balls was not enough as the Royal Challengers Bangalore suffered a 46-run defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians, at the Wankhede in Mumbai on Tuesday. Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma's 94 off 52 balls helped them post 213 for six.

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  5. Killer squall flattens lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | The Telegraph

    Ripped apart like a sheet of paper, a tree along Casuarina Avenue on the Maidan stands testimony to the power of the squall that packed winds of 98kmph on Tuesday evening. Picture by Sanat Kumar Sinha Calcutta: At least 10 people died in Calcutta and Howrah when a squall roared at 98km an hour, uprooted trees, brought down chunks of buildings, yanked out power lines and left some mark or the other on Metro services, Howrah railway station and Dum Dum airport.

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  6. Bengal panchayat polls: HC extends stay on process by a dayRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 17 : The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday again extended, by a day till Wednesday, its stay on West Bengal's Panchayat election process in view of the ongoing hearing of a case related to the polls. A single-judge bench of Justice Subrata Talukdar will hear the arguments by both the parties again in the first half on Wednesday.

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  7. West Bengal Panchayat polls: TMC unopposed in 26% seats, says SECRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | The Indian Express

    The Calcutta High Court had stayed the election process on April 12 following complaints from political parties. The Trinamool Congress faced no opposition in an unprecedented 26 per cent of panchayat seats this year, according to a state election commission report released on Tuesday.

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  8. Calcutta HC extends stay on West Bengal panchayat poll processRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | DNA India

    The Calcutta High Court today extended the stay on the panchayat poll process in West Bengal and said the State Election Commission's withdrawal of a notification giving an additional day for filing of nominations was in question before it. Justice Subrata Talukdar extended the stay on the panchayat poll process till tomorrow morning when the matter would be heard again.

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  9. Bengal panchayat poll: HC division bench refuses to interfere with stayRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 16 : A division bench of the Calcutta High Court on Monday refused to interfere with a single bench order staying the West Bengal Panchayat election process, but asked the judge to hear the case on "fast track". As speculations on the possibility of the elections getting deferred did rounds, an angry Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee accused the CPI-M, Congress and the BJP - all who welcomed the order - of joining hands to "deliberately delay" the polls.

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  10. Bengal panchayat poll case: HC division bench refuses to interfere with stayRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 16 : A division bench of the Calcutta High Court on Monday refused to interfere with a single bench order staying the West Bengal Panchayat election process, but asked the judge to hear the case on "fast track". Disposing off an appeal filed by the ruling Trinamool Congress and the State Election Commission against the stay, the bench of Justice Biswanath Samaddar and Justice Arindam Mukherjee said it did not want to interfere with the case at this stage as it was already pending before the single bench.

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  11. Panchayat poll case sent back to Calcutta High Courta s single benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | The Indian Express

    The Calcutta High Court on Monday said petitions regarding the panchayat polls in West Bengal will be heard by a single bench that stayed the election process. The single bench is scheduled to hear the petitions by the opposition parties as well as by the State Election Commission and ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday.

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  12. West Bengal Panchayat polls: Calcutta HC division bench sends case back to single benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | DNA India

    A division bench of Calcutta HC on Monday sent back the plea over conducting Panchayat polls in West Bengal to single bench of the High Court, reports Zee 24 Ghanta. A division bench of justices Biswanath Sommader and Arindam Mukhopadhyay heard the matter on a plea by the TMC and Election Commission.

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  13. Doubtful if Trinamool government can hold peaceful panchayat polls: Union MinisterRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 15 : Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal on Sunday decried the violence centred around submission of nominations for the upcoming West Bengal panchayat elections, saying it was doubtful if the Trinamool Congress government could hold peaceful polls. "The developments with regard to the Panchayat polls in Bengal cannot be part of the democratic tradition.

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  14. Stopping candidates from filing nomination is not West Bengala s culture, says Arjun Ram MeghwalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | The Indian Express

    Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal on Sunday said stopping a candidate from filing nomination for Panchayat polls in West Bengal was against the spirit of democracy and not part of Bengal's culture. Meghwal, the Minister of State for Water Resources, was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of an Indian Museum programme at Kolkata.

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  15. Bengal violence has hurt Mamata's all-India plansRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | Nerve News

    The Calcutta High Court's decision to suspend the panchayat poll process in West Bengal is a major blow to Mamata Banerjee, for it shows that her government has not been able to ensure even a routine administrative procedure like the peaceful conduct of an election campaign. The failure is a blot on a government which is not only in power with a comfortable majority but also claims to be highly popular.

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  16. Calcutta University results for BCom 1st semester declared at wbresults.nic.inRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | The Indian Express

    CU BCom result: All those students who had appeared for the same are required to check their respective scores at the website itself CU BCom result: The result of BCom first semester exams has been released by the University of Calcutta on its official website wbresults.nic.in. All those students who had appeared for the same are required to check their respective scores at the website itself.

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  17. West Bengal govt moves Calcutta HC over panchayat pollsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata , Apr 13 : The West Bengal government on Friday moved the division bench of the Calcutta High Court over the process of conducting the panchayat elections, scheduled to be held next month. The matter is scheduled to be heard on Monday.

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  18. Brake on rural poll trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | The Telegraph

    The brake on one of the most essential features of any election has prompted stakeholders to wonder if the ground is being prepared to reschedule the panchayat polls. A division bench of Calcutta High Court is scheduled to hear on Monday an appeal against a single-bench order that stalled the rural poll process for the vetting of data after the Opposition alleged intimidation.

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  19. West Bengal Panchayat polls stay: Calcutta HC asks SEC, TMC to file appeals; hearing on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | The Indian Express

    While staying the panchayat polls, the single judge bench of the Calcutta High Court had on Thursday also fixed further hearing of the matter on April 16 A division bench of the Calcutta High Court on Friday asked the State Election Commission and the Trinamool Congress to file their appeals first to seek urgent hearing of their pleas to challenge a single judge bench order that stayed the panchayat elections in West Bengal. The bench, comprising justices B Somadder and A Mukherjee, said it would hear the appeals on Monday after the SEC and the TMC file their appeals and serve notice on all parties involved.

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  20. Abhishek Singhvi faces demonstration from Congress workers in KolkataRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 8 : Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Sunday faced a noisy demonstration from his partymen here who protested against him for representing the West Bengal government and opposing the BJP's petition to deploy central paramilitary forces in the coming panchayat elections. A group of Congress workers surrounded Singhvi and shouted the "go black" slogan as soon as he alighted from his car outside the NSCBI airport.

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