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West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

‘Misuse’ of Ghatak films

Family members of Ritwik Ghatak have “strongly condemned” the BJP youth wing’s “misappropriation” of moments from the director’s films on the Partition for a promotional video in support o...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

Modi-Shah statements on NRC contradictory: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah were making contradictory statements on NRC and wondered who was speaking the truth.Baner...
By PTI in Kolkata

North East  /  Published 19.12.19

Attack on Act protesters in Tripura

At least two Tripura police personnel, including a woman officer, were injured along with a few anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protesters, when unidentified persons threw stones at the agitators...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.02.20

Saryu prescribes Bihar’s NRC pill

Independent MLA from Jamshedpur East Saryu Roy has suggested the Bihar formula for Jharkhand and other states on the contentious citizenship matrix issue.Last Tuesday, the Bihar Assembly passed a reso...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 26.02.20

Quit alliance, Mizoram BJP tells MNF

The Mizoram unit of the BJP on Wednesday asked the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) to step out of the NDA alliance if the party was not on an equal term with it. The BJP’s “demand” follows chie...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

India  /  Published 25.02.20

Cong avoids blame, slams CAA

Former home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday attributed the violence in Delhi to the “divisive CAA” as the Congress officially avoided any blame game while appealing to every party to rise above ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.02.20

Former JNU teacher trashes BJP ‘vision’

The BJP’s brand of Hindutva does not recognise the plurality among Hindus and the party is realising this following the participation of diverse sections of society in the protests against the new c...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Park Circus women pray for Delhi

Several hundred hands were raised in a prayer at Park Circus Maidan on Tuesday evening to end the violence in Delhi.The “Dilli ke liye dua” lasted for five minutes and some of the older women at t...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.02.20

Delhi riots spark security scurry

Security has been beefed up near Ranchi’s “Shaheen Bagh” venue near Haj House in Kadru in the wake of the violence in that has erupted Delhi over the new citizenship matrix. In Dhanbad too, the ...
By Raj Kumar & Praduman Choubey in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 23.02.20

Call to resist NPR in Census guise

People should say “hum kagaz nahin likhayenge (we will not let you write our details)” till they are assured that data for the National Population Register (NPR) will not be collected during Censu...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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