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A 16-year-old schoolgirl was rescued from her Dhapa home on Thursday night, hours before she was to be forcibly married off by her parents.
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March 7: The Jalpaiguri district administration will deploy additional security personnel and beef up vigil from next week for the Lok Sabha elections keeping in mid the presence of the Kamtapur Liberation Organisation in the area.
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Calcutta, March 7: Mamata Banerjee today met Trinamul leaders from four districts where the choice of Lok Sabha poll candidates has caused resentment and 'sternly' told them that she would not tolerate factional feuds, sources said.
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Shot taken at Victoria Memorial.. You can see the Victoria Memorial.. About Victoria Memorial:- The Victoria Memorial is a large marble building in Kolkata , West Bengal, India which was built between 1906 and 1921.
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Calcutta, March 6: A section in the CPM is unhappy with Subhashini Ali's nomination as a Lok Sabha poll candidate from Bengal, saying she does not belong to the state.
Doctors at J J Hospital on silent protest in Mumbai against the attack on junior doctors of Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Medical College Hospital of Kanpur by MLA Irfan Solanki of Samajwadi party.
SP Jitendra Singh and DC Uma Shankar Singh at the news meet in Bokaro on Thursday.
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Vehicles lined up for election duty on the St. Joseph's School grounds during the last Assembly election.
Army Air Corps pilot 1st Lt. Horace Joe Gabbart was behind the controls of a C-47B heading from Rangoon, Burma, to Barrackpore, India with two other crewmembers, eight American Graves Registration Service personnel and the remains of 38 recovered American servicemembers when they disappeared without a trace on May 17, 1946.
Kolkata, March 5 : Subhasini Ali, daughter of revolutionary Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's Indian National Army associates Prem Sahgal and Laxmi Sahgal, would be the CPI-M candidate from Barrackpore in West Bengal for the Lok Sabha polls, the Left Front announced Wednesday.
Calcutta, March 5: Bengal is likely to get 230-250 companies of central forces for the five-phase Lok Sabha polls in the state, which officials said would not be sufficient for the third and fifth phases in which some of the most sensitive constituencies will vote.
Farmers block Dinajpur-Rangpur highway at Bekipul in Chirirbandar upazila under Dinajpur district for four hours yesterday demanding smooth supply of irrigation water from the Teesta Barrage Project during the current Irri-boro season.
A van carrying chicken mowed down two cyclists and injured two more before plunging 25 feet onto the side of a river at Kamla... Bengal police rescued a 16-year-old Simdega maidservant on Tuesday evening from Dum Dum, on Calcutta's northern fringes after... Artistes from Assam perform Bagdumba, a folk dance, at Parampara at G Town grounds in ... (more)
March 5: Mamata Banerjee's decision to field Bhaichung Bhutia from the Darjeeling Lok Sabha seat was 'guided' by the soccer star's popularity and acceptability in the hills and by the fact that the hill unit of Trinamul was 'yet to find its feet', sources in the party said this evening.