Calcutta, India Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Manhattan businessman expands to Topeka, Liberty, Mo., marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    ... living is done, Shields said. The company has offices in Manhattan, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Atlanta and Calcutta, India. It offers management services, real estate and development services, architectural services, interior design and a construction ...

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  2. Mamata keeps word: Cops jolted out of a golden crown dreamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta police officers in plainclothes accost a Trinamul agent in Beleghata while responding to a call reporting threats during voting on April 21 Calcutta, May 21: Those who grew a spine were housed in Gulags or "corrective labour camps" in the Soviet Union. China sent them "Down the Countryside" during the Cultural Revolution.

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  3. India appreciates Canadian PM's gestureRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, May 21 : India on Saturday appreciated Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's gesture of apologising in the House of Commons in Ottawa for the infamous Komagata Maru incident of 1914. "We welcome and deeply appreciate the gesture of Prime Minister of Canada to deliver a formal apology in the House of Commons for the Komagata Maru incident," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in a statement.

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  4. A ride down Kona ExpresswayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Telegraph

    The bridge that has witnessed many fatal accidents stands repaired. Traffic channels, high-mast lamps and signage have all been put in place.

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  5. Hurt & loneliness of lossRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Telegraph

    All of them were heavyweight candidates. Some of them were even leading when counting of votes started, only to fall back and lose by varying margins.

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  6. Thugs take cue, raid police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Telegraph

    The window frame at the OC's office in the New Barrackpore police station after the sliding window was smashed by the attackers. Picture by Mayukh Sengupta Calcutta, May 21: Suspected Trinamul supporters stormed New Barrackpore police station on the city's northern fringes, switched off power supply so that CCTV cameras could not capture their images and went on the rampage to free a colleague who had just been arrested for attacking a local CPM leader's house.

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  7. A weakened opposition is unlikely to force Mamata to improve governanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC Supremo Mamata Banerjee addresses media after her party's win in the Assembly elections at her Kalighat residence in Kolkata. Expectedly, Mamata Banerjee's All India Trinamool Congress has returned to power in West Bengal.

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  8. IPS officer Bharati Ghosh files suit in Calcutta HC against ECIRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, May 20 : Questioning her transfer before the West Bengal assembly polls, IPS officer Bharati Ghosh on Friday filed a case in the Calcutta High Court against the Election Commission of India . Bharati Ghosh also wrote in her petition why did the ECI keep her under observation during polls, without clearing the reason.

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  9. Calcutta HC dismisses all civic police appointments in WBRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, May 20 : The Calcutta High Court on Friday ordered the West Bengal government to cancel all appointments of civic volunteers in the state by Dec 31, 2016. While passing judgment on a writ petition filed by several unsuccessful candidates of civic police recruitment interview, Calcutta High Courts Justice Sanjib Banerjee observed that the appointments were illicit and there was lack of transparency in the recruitment process.

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  10. Narada-agnostic urban centres keep faith in Trinamul faces, ignore furoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, May 19: The Trinamul Congress swept Calcutta and its adjoining areas in a clear signal that the Narada sting operation had virtually no impact on urban voters although the Opposition went full throttle accusing Mamata Banerjee of aiding and abetting corruption. Trinamul has almost maintained its tally in Calcutta, Howrah, North and South 24-Parganas compared to the 2014 Lok Sabha poll leads and 2011 Assembly poll results.

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  11. Bengal: Only TMC leader Madan Mitra jailed in Saradha scam loses electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Mitra himself had said after the elections that he "wouldn't have contested" had he known about "restrictions imposed on him by the poll panel". The only TMC leader to have been caught purportedly in the Narada sting to lose elections, Madan Mitra - who is presently jailed in the Saradha chit fund scam - became the Trinamool's most high profile casualty even as the party registered a record victory in the state.

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  12. Canada prime minister apologizes for 1914 rejection of Asian migrant shipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The China Post

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized in Parliament on Wednesday for a government decision in 1914 to turn away a ship carrying hundreds of South Asian immigrants. The Komagata Maru from Hong Kong arrived off Vancouver only to have almost all of its 376 passengers, nearly all of them Sikhs from India, denied entry due to immigration laws at the time.

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  13. Mamata storm sweeps aside all opposition in Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Trinamool Congress party supporters celebrate after winning an absolute majority in the West Bengal Assembly Election in Calcutta, eastern India on 19 May 2016. Kolkata: Riding on the development plank, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress seems headed towards a landslide win in the state assembly polls here on Thursday.

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  14. Government expects all operational coal blocks to resume work by JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | The Times of India

    EMTA had exclusive mining rights over the coal blocks before it was cancelled on the Supreme Court's directions and was later won by state-run Durgapur Projects. NEW DELHI: The government expects all operational coal blocks that were auctioned to resume operations by July as court cases and issues with state governments get resolved.

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  15. Drugs seized, 6 held in ImphalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Imphal, May 14: Altogether 5,041 amphetamine tablets, valued at more than Rs 50 lakh and marked WY , were seized and six persons were arrested here yesterday. Official sources said the Shillong-headquartered customs division first apprehended a man with the drugs from Mahatma Gandhi Avenue of the city in the afternoon and subsequently arrested five other members of a drug gang, including a woman, from two different places of the city.

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  16. City tops air toxicity chartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Telegraph

    The level of highly toxic pollutants such as PM10 and PM2.5 has gone up by almost 40 per cent in two years in the city, reads the report, Global Urban Ambient Air Pollution Database , released on Thursday. PM10 and PM2.5 are the fine and ultrafine particulates generated by diesel vehicles.

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  17. Strays In The CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Outlook

    The strays remain, nonetheless, an indispensable part of what counts as an Indian city. They are everywhere and they make urban landscapes - even the unknown, empty ones - friendlier.

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  18. HC frees coal for electricityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, May 12: Calcutta High Court today paved the way for mining in two coal blocks, unlocking 7 million tonnes of fossil fuel every year for the generation of electricity by the state-run West Bengal Power Development Corporation Ltd . A division bench of Justices Nishita Mahtre and Rakesh Tiwari vacated the stay imposed by a single-judge bench of the same court, allowing WBPDCL to select a new developer and operator for the Panchwara mine in Birbhum and the Barjora mine in Bankura.

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  19. West Bengal Legislative Election 2016: Who Will Laugh at the EndRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Indian Muslim Statements

    To the people's surprisein 2006, when the Left Front under the leadership of Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee won a decisive mandate, many believed that the Left ruling seemed to be impossible to change. Mamata Banerjee virtually became the face of the anti-Left movement in the state.

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  20. Booth scan opens repoll doorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, May 11: The Election Commission has acquired voting day reports and video footage from all of Bengal's 77,247 booths, a first in recent memory, raising the probability of repolling in some areas. Bags of documents were sent from every election district to Nirvachan Sadan following instructions issued days after the last vote was cast on May 5, poll panel sources said.

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