BJP MP, VC leave Visva Bharati as gherao by students ends
BJP MP Swapan Dasgupta, Vice Chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty and others were confined for six hours in a building of the Visva Bharati in West Bengal on Wednesday as hundreds of students staged a sit-in outside accusing the politician of promoting hatred among communities.
Governors in the NDA regime and their tryst with controversies
Several governors in the last five years have been engaged in a running feud w...
CAA, NRC over ‘my Dead Body’: Mamata Banerjee; LDF and UDF on one platform
“We will never allow NRC and CAA in Bengal. No one will be ousted ...
Mamata Banerjee leads mega protest rally; vows not to allow NRC, CAA in Bengal
"We will never allow NRC and CAA in Bengal," CM Banerjee said as she read out an 'oath' for her party workers.
Anti-CAA stir: Violent protests rock Jamia, AMU; Bengal boils, uneasy calm in Assam
An uneasy calm prevailed in Assam, epicentre of the agitation, as curfew was relaxed in Guwahati and Dibrugarh for several hours following improvement in the situation but peaceful protests were held amid calls by the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) for resignation of its ministers.
Hooda, Vora granted interim bail by ED court in AJL plot allotment case
Enforcement Directorate had in August 2019 filed its first charge sheet indicting veteran leaders Motilal Vora and Hooda in the case of alleged irregularities in the allotment of land to the AJL in Panchkula.
Babul Supriyo 'heckled' at Jadavpur University
Sources said he is currently held up on the campus, with the protesting students blocking the way to his car.
Gherao of Babul Supriyo serious matter: West Bengal Governor
Babul Supriyo, the union minister of state for environment, forest and climate change, was shown black flags and allegedly heckled by a section of students at Jadavpur University.
Karma Healthcare raises Rs. 3 crore from 1Crowd, Ankur Capital & others
The company is supported by marquee organizations such as the Tata Trusts, UBS Optimus Foundation and WISH Foundation.
Assembly sets up committee to probe alleged corruption in MCDs
AAP MLA Somnath Bharti moved a resolution which was adopted by the House to set up the committee consisting of eight AAP MLAs and one BJP MLA Jagdish Pradhan.
Panel on salaries of MLAs to submit report soon: AAP chief whip Jagdeep Singh
Singh described the AAP government's move as "bold and pioneering" while welcoming the Centre's proposed three-member panel to recommend pay and perks of MPs.
Repeal CrPC amendment regarding action against public servants: NGO
Maharashtra government should repeal the CrPC amendment regarding action against public servants, an NGO working for political reforms urged today.
RTI activist Shailesh Gandhi to move SC in Ajit Pawar IT return case
Gandhi has now sought advice on the matter from other RTI activists in the country including Aruna Roy, Prashant Bhushan, Jagdeep Kochar, Trilochan Shashtri and others.
PIL in Supreme Court for bringing political parties under RTI
Democratic rights and RTI activists have urged the Supreme Court to declare all national and regional political parties as "public authorities" and bring them within the ambit of Right to Information (RTI) Act.
Heavy rains and flash floods may hit tourism in Kashmir valley
April marks the beginning of the peak tourism season Kashmir's loss could become a boon for neighbouring states of Himachal and Uttarakhand.