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  1. ECL threatens to stop operation over Bengal official's assaultRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nerve News

    The Eastern Coalfields Limited has threatened to stop operations at one of its mines at Raniganj in West Bengal if the government fails to take action against a Trinamool Congress trade union leader accused of assaulting and threatening the company's officials.

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  2. Encephalitis outbreak kills 60 in eastern IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    An outbreak of encephalitis has killed 60 people in two weeks in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, a top health official has said, calling the situation "alarming."

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  3. Encephalitis toll in Bengal rises to 102, in Assam 43Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The DME said that it was a case of mixed infection with Japanese Encephalitis being responsible for around 24 per cent of infection.

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  4. Bengal mob protests with body of teacher who died in UP jailRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nerve News

    A mob comprising a few hundred people Tuesday staged a demonstration with the body of a school teacher outside a police station here in northern West Bengal claiming that the man was murdered in judicial custody in Uttar Pradesh.

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  5. India: 102 encephalitis deaths in North BengalRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    KOLKATA: Encephalitis has taken 42 lives in north Bengal in the last two days, taking the total toll to 102 till today.

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  6. Encephalitis kills 60 in eastern India...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Suria

    An outbreak of encephalitis has killed 60 people in two weeks in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, a top health official has said, calling the situation "alarming'.

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  7. Three soldiers arrested for molesting girl in BiharRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    "Three soldiers were arrested after the girl lodged a complaint to railway police that she has been molested by them in the Mahananda Express," a Government Railway Police official said.

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  8. Encephalitis kills 60 in eastern India in fortnightRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    An outbreak of encephalitis has killed 60 people in two weeks in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, a top health official has said, calling the situation "alarming'.

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  9. Brain disease kills scores in India's eastRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    An outbreak of encephalitis has killed 60 people in two weeks in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, a top health official has said, calling the situation "alarming".

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  10. Troubles for Congress as Rane, Sarma quit as ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi/Mumbai/Guwahati: Troubles mounted for Congress on Monday as two senior ministers - Narayan Rane in poll-bound Maharashtra and Himanta Biswa Sarma in Assam - resigned from their posts signalling their desire to replace the incumbent chief ministers.

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  11. West Bengal Encephalitis kills 60 in fortnightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    An outbreak of encephalitis has killed 60 people in two weeks in West Bengal, a top health official has said, calling the situation "alarming'.

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  12. Encephalitis toll in Jalpaiguri hospital climbs to 60Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    A total of 60 people have died of encephalitis in North Bengal Medical College and Hospital here and the situation in the seven north Bengal districts was 'alarming', West Bengal Health Services director Biswaranjan Satpathy said Monday.

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  13. African lion, extinct Siwalik Elephant once roamed BengalRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Express India

    Summary Several animal species, which are either extinct or seen only in Africa, thrived 40,000 to 50,000 years ago Several animal species, which are either extinct or seen only in Africa, thrived 40,000 to 50,000 years ago in the wilds of Purulia, Bankura and West Midnapore districts, according to senior scientists of the Zoological Survey of ... (more)

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  14. Speech or song, crown or umbrella - rally had it allRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Roads marked red are those choked by Trinamul supporters. Those in yellow are roads where vehicles crawled because of the rally.

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  15. Meeting to tackle diseaseRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Siliguri, July 21: The director of health services today held a meeting with medical officials of all seven north Bengal districts in Uttarkanya to assess the outbreak of Japanese Encephalitis in the region and to determine the steps to be taken to prevent the disease from spreading further.

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  16. Major jolt to Cong: 3 MLAs defect to TMCRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    M Chhaya Dolui and Congress's Ghulam Rabbani, Asit Mal and Umapada Bauri with Mamata after joining the TMC, in Kolkata, Monday.

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  17. Bengal steps up Aadhar enrolmentRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Shortly after UPA government's Aadhaar and direct benefit transfer scheme got a shot in the arm with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking 100-crore enrolment under the project, West Bengal authorities have started working on war footing to expedite the process across the state.

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  18. Ticking-bomb alert for jobless BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    "If you can't give them jobs, it may turn into a time bomb. I may add it's already ticking quite loudly in West Bengal," Bardhan, the emeritus professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley, said during a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta .

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  19. Rally reality for freshers and freshmanRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Paritosh Dey travelled from Haldia to Calcutta on Sunday and stayed overnight at a relative's house so that the Trinamul Congress's Maa-Mati-Manush Divas wouldn't prevent him from attending the first day of classes at Presidency University.

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  20. Troubles for Congress as Narayan Rane, Himanta Biswa Sarma quit as ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | India.com

    New Delhi/Mumbai/Guwahati, July 21 : Troubles mounted for Congress Monday as two senior ministers - Narayan Rane in poll-bound Maharashtra and Himanta Biswa Sarma in Assam - resigned from their posts signalling their desire to replace the incumbent chief ministers.

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