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Garga Chatterjee

TMC supporter Garga Chatterjee arrested for insulting Ahom King, gets bail

Aug 10, 2022

A two-year-old complaint brought against Trinamool supporter Garga Chatterjee in Assam has finally resulted in his detention

UP ATS foils terror bid

UP ATS foils terror bid, arrests terrorist having links with ISIS

Aug 10, 2022

The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (UP-ATS) foiled a terror bid and arrested a terrorist allegedly having ties with the Islamic State (ISIS)

2G Ethanol Plant

India to generate fuel from Crop Waste with 900-crore 2G Ethanol Plant

Aug 10, 2022

2G ethanol plant, which would produce roughly 3 crore litres of ethanol yearly by using about 2 lakh tonnes of crop waste, will fight against stubble burning

Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar CM for the 8th time today

Aug 10, 2022

Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar is likely to take oath as Bihar’s chief minister for the 8th time today.

Nitish Kumar

Bihar political crises: Nitish Kumar reigns as Chief Minister, sets coalitions with Lalu Yadav’s RJD

Aug 09, 2022

Following cracks in the coalition with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Nitish Kumar on Tuesday, August 9, resigned as the chief minister of Bihar, hours after ending his alliance with BJP in the state. He is all set to form a coalition with Lalu Yadav’s RJD.

18 MLAs take oath today

Maharashtra finally gets ministers, 18 MLAs take oath today 

Aug 09, 2022

The Eknath Shinde-led Maharashtra government expanded its Cabinet on August 9, with the induction of 18 more MLAs- 9 each from BJP and from the Chief Minister Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena faction.

G. Kishan Reddy

How Centre is Bridging connectivity between India, Bangladesh through NE, read more

Aug 08, 2022

G. Kishan Reddy in a written reply in Lok Sabha today stated that ‘enhancing comprehensive connectivity between India and Bangladesh, through NE, is an important aspect of bilateral cooperation

stampede at Rajasthan Fair

3 dead in stampede at Rajasthan fair; PM Modi expresses anguish

Aug 08, 2022

During the monthly festival at the Khatu Shyamji Temple, a stampede early on Monday morning resulted in at least three fatalities and several injuries

Vice President Election 2022

Vice President Election 2022: Polling begins in Parliament

Aug 06, 2022

The stage is set to elect the next Vice President of India in an election where NDA candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar is pitted against opposition's pick Margaret Alva.

Congress Leaders' Protests In Black Clothes Its Message Against Ram Temple Construction: Amit Shah

Congress Leaders' Protests In Black Clothes Its Message Against Ram Temple Construction: Amit Shah

Aug 05, 2022

Wearing black clothes, Congress leaders hit the streets to protest against price rise and unemployment with a host of them, including Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, being detained by police for nearly six hours. 

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi detained

Rahul Gandhi detained amid march to Rashtrapati Bhavan

Aug 05, 2022

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and several party workers were detained by Delhi police on Friday.

over 75,000 startups recognized so far

India marks another milestone; over 75,000 startups recognized so far

Aug 03, 2022

In celebration of the country's 75th anniversary of independence, the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has acknowledged more than 75,000 startups

West Bengal chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to reshuffle Cabinet today

Aug 03, 2022

Around four to five ministers will be deputed for organizational work and five to six new faces to be inducted in the Cabinet

Illicit Drugs Trade in NE region

Total 80,197 kgs of illicit drugs seized in Northeast by security agencies in the year 2020: NCRB report

Aug 02, 2022

As per a latest data published by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), the combined share of the entire Northeast States in seizure of illicit drugs total upto 137,923.568 kgs for the year 2018, 83,612.478 kgs for the year 2019 and  80,196.562 kgs in the year 2020.

National Herald Case

National Herald Case: ED raids 12 more locations after questioning Sonia Gandhi

Aug 02, 2022

Days after questioning Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi in money laundering case related to National Herald newspaper, the Enforcement Directorate (ED), on Tuesday, carried out raids at multiple locations in Delhi and other places. 

Mahua Moitra trolled for Louis Vuitton

TMC Leader Mahua Moitra trolled for hiding her Louis Vuitton bag; video goes viral

Aug 02, 2022

Mahua Moitra, a member of the Trinamool Congress, was caught hiding her Louis Vuitton handbag on Monday when the Lok Sabha was debating the issue of rising inflation

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut arrested by ED in money laundering case

Aug 01, 2022

Sanjay Raut, a Shiv Sena MP, was detained by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with a money laundering case linked to alleged irregularities in the redevelopment of a Mumbai ‘chawl.’

10 dead in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar

10 Bol Bom devotees dead, several injured as vehicle gets electrocuted in West Bengal

Aug 01, 2022

As many as 10 people died in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar after a pickup van carrying passengers to Jalpesh got electrocuted on late Sunday night.

India's Flag Uncle

India’s Flag uncle sets own record of making 1.5 lakh tricolours daily

Jul 31, 2022

The tricolour made by Gaffar has witnessed the eras of Emergency, Atal Vajpayee government, Anna Hazare Andolan

EC of India allows 17-year-olds to register in advance for voters’ list enrolment

Election Commission of India allows 17-year-olds to register in advance for voters’ list enrolment

Jul 29, 2022

Now youngsters need not have to wait for the pre-requisite criterion, of attaining the age of 18 years, to get registered in the voters’ enrolment list.

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‘Partha Chatterjee should be removed from the ministry’, says TMC Spokesperson Kunal Ghosh

Jul 28, 2022

Kunal Ghosh, Trinamool Congress's (TMC) state general secretary said, "Partha Chatterjee should be removed from ministry and all party posts immediately.”