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Durgadas Bandopadhyay

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today warned people against the monster of communalism rearing its head in the state saying her government would ruthlessly deal with people indulging in creating disharmony among people.

Attacks on Africans
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Five people have been arrested in connection with attacks on African students in Greater Noida, sparking concern over their safety and prompting intervention by external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj who has promised immediate action.

NEW DELHI

Hardening its stand further against Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, Air India today cancelled two tickets booked by him on Delhi-bound flights, days after domestic carriers barred him from flying their aircraft for assaulting an AI staffer.

NEW DELHI

Pellet guns "may be" used by the security forces in Kashmir valley to disperse the rioters if their alternatives fail, the government said today.

Kolkata

Former minister and Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra was rescued today after he got stuck inside a lift at a Metro Railway office in the city today.The Trinamool Congress, who went to a sub-station of Kolkata Metro Railway for election campaigning, took an elevat

Patna

The state Assembly today passed the Bihar Appropriation (No.2) Bill, 2017 to clear decks for withdrawal of the state's annual budgetary provision of Rs 1.60 lakh crore for 2017-18 from the consolidated fund.

Kolkata

The Bar Council of West Bengal today asked all the lawyers in the state to abstain from work on March 31 as part of a nationwide protest against the proposed Advocates (Amendment) Bill, 2017.

Kolkata

A first year student of Presidency University has set up a mobile canteen in the campus offering fast food, favourite among the Gen Next.

Dimapur

As part of its flagship programme, FitToFly , to promote fitness and healthy lifestyle, IndiGo Airlines has launched a fully equipped gym for police personnel here.
The gym was launched yesterday by Aditya Ghosh, President and Whole-time Director, IndiGo.

Kohima

Nagaland Assembly today passed a government resolution appealing to the Centre to urge the Myanmar government to permanently drop the Indo-Myanmar border fencing project.

Imphal

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh has announced an ex-gratia of Rupees two lakh to the next of kin of the 22 victims who died in three road mishaps yesterday.

Aizawl

Mizoram Tourism Minister John Rotluangliana informed the state assembly today that 770 tourists from abroad visited Mizoram in nine months from April, 2016 to January 2017.

Aizawl

The case on legality of appointment of parliamentary secretaries is pending in Supreme Court, Mizoram Parliamentary Affairs Minister R Romawia told the assembly today.

PHULBANI (ODISHA)

With the arrest of a man and seizure of eight crude pistols from him, police today claimed to have unearthed an illegal gun factory in Odisha's Kandhamal district.

Bhubaneswar

The Crime Branch of Odisha Police today arrested the prime accused in the cyber crime against students Rama Devi Womens University.

Aizawl

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla today said that the state government would welcome the Bru refugees lodged in relief camps in Tripura if they were bona fide residents of the state.

Chittaranjan

The 44th District Rally of Bharat Scouts & Guides of Chittaranjan district was organized by the  Scout & Guides, Cubs, Bulbuls, Rovers, Rangers at the Scouts Den today.

Kolkata

Eastern Zonal and Suburban Railway Time-Tables–2017 will come into effect from October 1, 2017. The existing Time-Table (2016) shall remain valid till 30th September, 2017 instead of June 30, 2017.

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V SENTHIL KUMAR

Acting swiftly on the report published in The Echo of India last month, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Integrated Development Corporation (ANIIDCO) has accelerated efforts to launch the milk collection centre here.

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ROOPA LALL

The Directorate of Sports has withdrawn molestation charges against the accused coach, who accompanied the rowing team of these islands for a national event at mainland recently. Speaking to this correspondent, the Director of Sports, Mr AK Trivedi said that allegations of molestation against the accused have been found to be false.

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TABASSUM

28 yr old booked for criminal trespass

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M SURESH KUMAR

There is another pleasant surprise in store for the entertainment-famished islanders of the city and its suburbs. Construction of another Multiplex at School Line is in the final stages of completion.

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ROOPA LALL

The Traffic Unit of the Andaman and Nicobar Police will launch a special drive next week against redundant vehicles abandoned along the roadsides in the city.

Port Blair

The Commander in Chief of Andaman and Nicobar Command, Vice Admiral Bimal Verma, AVSM, commissioned INLCU L51 into the Indian Navy on Tuesday here.

Port Blair

The Tuberculosis Association on India (TAI), New Delhi has selected the Health Department of Andaman & Nicobar Administration consecutively for the second time operating the TB Seal campaigns in the A & N Islands for ‘The Special Silver Cup’ by the Awards Comm

Port Blair

The Executive Committee meeting of the South Andaman Teachers’ Branch (SATB) of the Non-Gazetted Govt.

Port Blair

To sensitize the private boat operators, the A&N Fire Service Training Centre has imparted a special training class to the candidates undergoing G.P. Rating (I.V) course at Dr. B.R.

Port Blair

The Out Reach Centre of Central Island Agricultural Research Institute, conducted  technological exposition and demonstration of livelihood options in agriculture and allied fields  in the field of Mr Laxman Das, Progressive farmer of Kalipur in association with KVK ,

Port Blair

A Hindi workshop will be organized by TOLIC on April 3 at 10:30 am at the ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute Seminar Hall. Mr Ramesh Verma, Secretary (OL), Andaman-Nicobar Administration will be the chief guest, while Dr.

Port Blair

The Department of Historical Studies, JNRM observed the Martyrdom Day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev at JNRM auditorium on March 23.

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