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  1. Trinamool MP Tapas Paul assures cooperation with CBIRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A day after his house was raided by the CBI in connection with a chit fund case, Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha member Tapas Paul on Thursday assured of cooperating with the agency if he was summoned. "I was in Delhi when they raided.

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  2. Revealed, the Indian student who died fighting alongside his pals...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... belongings in a museum on a visit to his home town of Chandernagore, some 22 miles north of Kolkata in West Bengal, India. One of the chaps: Private Sen, centre, and his comrades pose for a photograph at a training camp in 1914 When the academic ...

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  3. Tiger panicRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, March 5: A tiger, perched on the roof of a village hut in Gosaba last night, triggered panic among residents. Villagers said over the past five to six days they had noticed pug marks on the banks of the Matla in Gosaba, South 24-Parganas, which is about 120km from Calcutta, and had alerted the forest department.

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  4. Why We Love To Hate OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Outlook

    Praises for 'editorial integrity' to a 'hard-hitting' letter that even the writer thought would never see the light of day. I have been a loyal reader from the very first issue.

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  5. Police probe GTA chairman's role in antique deal gone awryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Siliguri, March 5: Police officers in Siliguri today said they were trying to find out GTA chairman Bhupendra Pradhan's role in an alleged deal to sell a supposedly antique East India Company coin to a Jalpaiguri resident, who said the article was a fake and he had been cheated. On Tuesday night, Pradhan, better known to his followers as Pradip, was arrested along with Sachin Biswakarama and Sanjib Maitra as well as eight others in the case.

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  6. Water scarce, hill Holi takes a beatingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Darjeeling, March 5: Holi tomorrow will be a dry day in Darjeeling, not just for liquor restrictions, but also because of water scarcity. Most homes in the hills have been getting municipal water supply once a week.

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  7. One killed, eight injured in Bengal clashRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    One person was killed and at least eight injured in a clash between activists of the ruling Trinamool Congress and the CPI-M in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said on Thursday. The clash took place on Wednesday night following an argument over digging a pond in Kharagpur in the district.

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  8. New Proposal to Expand Railway Budget in Northeastern IndiaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | NewsBlaze

    Last week, India's parliament tabled the 2015-2016 Union Railway budget. It contained proposals for a considerable increase in funding for existing projects in Assam and the Northeastern region.

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  9. LPU ranked among India's most liked Universities on FacebookRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    Prestigious Magazine 'Careers360' has declared this top ranking in its recently declared 'Socioversity Top 25' special edition. LPU with a score of 23.258 is just marginally behind IIT Kharagpur & IIS Bangalore .

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  10. Mindfire Solutions Successfully Conducts DDM it Quiz 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    The much awaited IT Quiz competition 'The DDM IT Quiz' was successfully conducted by Mindfire Solutions here in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Bhubaneswar, India, March 05, 2015 -- -- DDM IT Quiz, a national level mega IT quizzing event that is hosted by Mindfire Solutions every year since 2011 was conducted here at Hotel Mayfair Convention, Bhubaneswar on 1st of March, 2015.

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  11. Panja bail scrap plea rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, March 4: A Barasat court today turned down a plea by Delhi police to cancel the bail of Calcutta businessman Shibaji Panja, saying there was no reason to believe that he had "misused the liberty" granted to him by a Barrackpore court. Panja was arrested on February 21 at Calcutta airport on a fraud charge after he returned from a trip to Dhaka with the chief minister.

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  12. Fraud cuffs on GTA chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Siliguri, March 4: Bhupendra Pradhan, the GTA chairman and Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader, was arrested last night by Siliguri police for alleged involvement in trying to sell a fake antique coin to a Jalpaiguri resident. Pradhan and his party have alleged that the arrest was politically motivated and he had been falsely implicated in the case.

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  13. North BengalRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, March 4: The state government has decided to buy 50,000 tonnes of potato from farmers and allow the export of 2 lakh tonnes immediately after the price dipped to Rs 4 a kg because of lack...... Bhupendra Pradhan, the GTA chairman and Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader, was arrested last night by Siliguri police for alleged involvement in trying to sell a fake antique c...... A Barasat court today turned down a plea by Delhi police to cancel the bail of Calcutta businessman Shibaji Panja, saying there was no reason to believe that he had "m...... A section of Calcutta High Court lawyers today said they would report for duty on Friday, which is a working day according to the court calendar.... If the palashgave way to plastic or paper flowers last year, the humble kurta-pyjama is set to be replaced by T-shirts this Holi....

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  14. CalcuttaRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    Mamata Banerjee "noticed" in Bhowanipore the other day what Calcuttans forced to walk on roads rather than pavements have long seen and suffered: the inexorable hawker invasion of every... Heavy rain accompanied by cool, gusty winds on Wednesday morning, the prospect of a bright and sunny Dol and Holi and a wintry weekend - Calcutta is in for a feel of... The Jadavpur University student whose alleged molestation had triggered a prolonged impasse on the campus expressed surprise at an internal panel's failure to file a... Metro services were disrupted on Wednesday morning after an air-conditioned rake had to be stopped at Naktala station because of a short circuit, an official... A small commercial vehicle carrying adhesive containers and plywood burst into flames while trying to restart in the crowded Chandni Chowk area on Wednesday evening.

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  15. BengalRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    The CBI today "searched" the south Calcutta residence of Trinamul MP Tapas Paul as a part of a nationwide operation on 43 premises associated with the Rose Valley Group, the... The state government has decided to buy 50,000 tonnes of potato from farmers and allow the export of 2 lakh tonnes after the price dipped to Rs 4 a kg because of lack of... Several Calcutta High Court lawyers today said they would report for duty on Holi , which is a working day according to the court calendar.

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  16. Third rail snag hits MetroRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    Metro services were disrupted on Wednesday morning after an air-conditioned rake had to be stopped at Naktala station because of a short circuit, an official said. Metro officials said the early morning downpour resulted in the snag.

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  17. Alert for wintry daysRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Telegraph

    Heavy rain accompanied by cool, gusty winds on Wednesday morning, the prospect of a bright and sunny Dol and Holi and a wintry weekend - Calcutta is in for a feel of different seasons over four days. The downpour that took many Calcuttans by surprise had started with a drizzle from around 11.30pm on Tuesday.

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  18. Just Published: "Kilburn Chemicals Ltd (524699) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Wednesday | PR-inside.com

    ... its products to Malaysia, Germany, Spain, Thailand, the UAE and the US. KCL is headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Full Report Details at - .. This comprehensive SWOT profile ...

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  19. New Market Research Report: Phillips Carbon Black Limited...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PR-inside.com

    ... the Philippines. It is a part of RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group of Companies. PCB is headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. This comprehensive SWOT profile of Phillips Carbon Black Limited provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company's ...

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  20. Violence on amid hartal, blockadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    Arson Unabated: Locals try to put out the flames engulfing a bus that was set on fire by miscreants in Juri of Moulvibazar early yesterday. Photo: Star The transport sector, particularly goods-laden vehicles, continues to bear the brunt of the ongoing blockade and hartals.

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