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Thursday , December 13 , 2012
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First stick on dissident Trinamul MLA

Trinamul MLA and Somen Mitra’s wife Shikha was suspended from the party today, the first such action against a dissident legislator coming hours after she dubbed yesterday’s Assembly ruckus “shameful”. ...   | Read..

Protests in Gouranga & Hebram seats

Residents of the constituencies of CPM MLAs Gouranga Chatterjee and Deblina Hembram brought out rallies today to protest the alleged assault on the legislators by Trinamu...   | Read..

Power minister rises to speak, power goes off

The Assembly plunged into darkness for over five minutes this morning just when power minister Manish Gupta rose to reply to a question on electrification in villages, prompt...   | Read..

Ex-judge to probe Walmart ‘lobbying’

The Centre today said it would appoint a retired judge to probe allegations that Walmart spent millions of dollars on lobbying to enter Indian markets....   | Read..

No takers for Bengal: CM

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee today said that Bengal’s financial condition was such that if it was put up for auction, there would be no takers....   | Read..

Truce meet fails

The Left Front legislators today walked out of an all-party truce meeting within 10 minutes after the Speaker insisted that the three CPM MLAs suspended yesterday for the...   | Read..

Party mum, MLAs uneasy

Some Trinamul Congress MLAs today spoke of an “unease” in the party over the leadership’s refusal to condemn the role of its legislators in yesterday...   | Read..
Shikha outside the Assembly on Wednesday. (Pradip Sanyal)
First stick on dissident Trinamul MLA