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Bengal BJP workers hanged from trees: 2 incidents in 24 hours

While political murders have happened for decades in Bengal, the Left Front earlier and the TMC now have always shrugged off such incidents

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India

Mukul Roy vs Dilip Ghosh: BJP bets on naïveté

Between a sharp but shady Mukul Roy and a clean but naïve Dilip Ghosh, BJP has long made its preference for the second clear, but how wisely?

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India

Hindu warrior Tapan Ghosh no more: Obituary

Tapan Ghosh was a man to whom the survival of the Hindu civilisation mattered more than party and organisational affiliation and loyalty

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India

BJP raj in Rajya Sabha: 86 seats plus allies against shrinking opposition

Counting in nine seats each of AIADMK and BJD, YSRCP’s six, allies, nominated members and smaller parties, the BJP can drive the upper house

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India

Bengal govt secretly disposing of the dead? PIL in HC

Why, despite clear guidelines from the MoHFW and WHO on COVID-infected corpse disposal, is the Bengal government cloaking it with a shroud?

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India

Sutapa Maity’s FB posts: Judge if these can ‘incite riots’

Sutapa Maity has been in the news for the past 48 hours since she was arrested for “inciting mobs to riot” in Telinipara of District Hooghly in West Bengal

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India

BJP MP says Bengal govt conspiring to assassinate him

BJP MP from Barrackpore Arjun Singh claims under CM Mamata Banerjee’s instruction, the police framed him with more than 75 fabricated cases

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India

Telinipara burns as COVID-positive Muslims object to non-containment of Hindu areas

Muslims in Telinipara, which had been barricaded due to the high prevalence of COVID, went on a rampage in healthy Hindu neighbourhoods

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India

Rice distribution scam in Bengal: TMC’s explanation, Mamata’s allegation don’t match

The TMC’s tweets don’t explain why sourcing rice from a third party would require adulteration; they also fail to corroborate the CM’s claim

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India

Bengal govt not letting central teams meet health officials: MHA

West Bengal CM and CS alleged the ICMTs had, instead of informing them of their visit, asked the BSF and SSB to facilitate their movement