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  1. NE sites on Unesco listRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, April 19: The Apatani cultural landscape in Ziro Valley and Thembang Dzong, a fortified village near Bomdila, are lined up for a place on Unesco's World Heritage list, along with 20 other properties.

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  2. Two nations blend, candidate tries toRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    Rabiul Islam of Haripukur stands between a house that falls in India and another that is located in Bangladesh.

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  3. Guide to being the perfect BengaLeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    On Poila Baisakh, when most Bengalis were busy exchanging 'Happy Subho Nava Varsha' texts, a gift on arrived on our desk, claiming to be a tonic for a race long perceived to be on a back gear.

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  4. Poll observer to tour districtsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, April 19: Bengal's special observer for the Lok Sabha polls, Sudhir Kumar Rakesh, will tomorrow begin touring the districts described as "potentially troublesome" by the Election Commission, in an attempt to ensure that the poll panel's instructions on law and order are followed ahead of elections there.

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  5. West Bengal: TMC workers allegedly kill CPI-M activistRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Birbhum, Apr 19 : A Communist Party of India activist was allegedly beaten to death by workers of the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal's Birbhum district, said reports on Saturday.

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  6. Mamata government shielding scamsters: Rahul GandhiRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Malda, April 19 : Claiming that big scams are happening in West Bengal, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Saturday launched a scathing attack on the Trinamool Congress government in the state accusing it of shielding scamsters.

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  7. CBI should probe Saradha as Mamata shielding scamsters: RahulRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Malda/Baharampur, April 19 : Claiming that big scams were taking place in West Bengal, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Saturday accused the state's Trinamool Congress government of shielding scamsters and demanded a CBI probe into the Saradha scandal.

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  8. EC seeks report on Arms Act case against Babul SupriyoRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 19 : The Election Commission Saturday sought an urgent report from the Burdwan district magistrate following a complaint from the BJP that its candidate for Asansol Lok Sabha constituency Babul Supriyo - a noted Bollywood singer - has been "falsely implicated" in a case under the Arms Act.

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  9. Rahul launches all-out attacks on Modi, MamataRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Nagaon /Malda/Baharampur , April 19 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Saturday took on BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his divisive agenda and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on corruption during a whirlwind election tour to Assam and West Bengal.

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  10. Saradha scam: Mamata demands arrest of union minister's wifeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 19 : In an angry retaliation over the Saradha scam issue which has again grabbed the spotlight, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday wondered why the wife of a union minister, named by the scam kingpin in a letter to the CBI, was not arrested.

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  11. Repoll in two Bengal polling stations April 21Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Nerve News

    The Election Commission Saturday ordered repolling on April 21 in two polling stations in West Bengal where the voting process April 17 had been hindered due to malfunctioning EVMs.

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  12. Rahul hits out at Modi, says Mamata govt shielding Saradha scam accusedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Nagaon/ Malda/ Murshidabad, Apr 19 : Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party and Narendra Modi of being divisive like the British Raj, and also attacked Mamata Banerjee's Trinamul Congress government in West Bengal for failing to take action against those accused in the Saradha scam.

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  13. Vidyasagar BridgeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    You can see the Vidyasagar Setu .. About Vidyasagar Setu:- Vidyasagar Setu , also known as the Second Hooghly Bridge , is a toll bridge over the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India, linking the cities of Kolkata and Howrah.

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  14. Left urges EC take urgent action to curb violence in West BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Both Yechury and Karat demanded that the Election Commission take urgent measures to curb the violence against CPI and the Left Front and ensure free and fair elections.

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  15. National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) organized 'Dream to Destination (D2D)' at KolkataRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    Apr. 19, 2014 - CALCUTTA, India -- The Dream to Destination program jointly offered by the National Entrepreneurship Network and the Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs aims to help 100 high-potential women entrepreneurs improve the fundability, scalability and revenue growth of their businesses through robust enterprise-development ... (more)

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  16. Bengal LS polls: Over two percent increase in first phase turnoutRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 18 : West Bengal recorded more than two percent increase in average voter turnout in the first phase of Lok Sabha polls in the state compared to the 2009 election, an Election Commission official said Friday.

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  17. EC to look into Trinamool complaint about Mamata's hotel room fireRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 18 : The Election Commission is looking into the complaint lodged by Trinamool Congress against the poll panel for failing to ensure West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's safety and security after a fire broke out in her hotel room, an official said Friday.

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  18. After fire, now explosives found near Mamata's rally venueRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 18 : A day after West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had a narrow escape when a fire broke out in her hotel room, some explosives were recovered few kilometres away from her rally venue in Birbhum district Friday, police said.

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  19. EC's dhoti-clad spotted deer lures voters in Bengal's NadiaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 18 : Posters of a sprightly spotted deer with twinkling eyes, draped in a traditional "dhoti", are wooing the electorate in West Bengal's Nadia district.

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  20. Opposition slams Mamata for 'fabricated' case against BJP's Babul SupriyoRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, April 17 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who once had described a gruesome rape as "fabricated", is getting a dose of her own medicine, with the opposition unanimously slamming her over "falsely implicating" famed singer and BJP candidate Babul Supriyo.

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