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NEW DELHI

Hitting back at China, India on Thursday said that renaming or inventing a name did not make illegally held territory legal.

Party asks leaders to downplay issue in public
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The BJP believes in the innocence of its leaders in the Babri Masjid case, party leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said today and rejected as "imaginary" a question on whether the Supreme Court order will impact the possible candidature of L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi in the Presidential and Vice Presidential polls.

Bhubaneswar

The regional parties are strong enough to counter the BJP, said West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee today after meeting her Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik, who made no comment on the perceived saffron surge in his state.

NEW DELHI

India has sought from Pakistan details of the appeal process in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in which it has made 15 attempts to get consular access to the Indian national given death sentence by a military court there.

Kolkata

The West Bengal Clinical Establishment Regulatory Commission today sought a report from Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals after parents of a baby who died there submitted a complaint alleging medical negligence against the medical establishment.

Islamabad

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today narrowly survived being disqualified after a three-two split decision by a Supreme Court bench which ordered to set up a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) within a week to probe the allegations of money laundering against his fa

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EOI BUREAU

In a notable judgment, the Calcutta High Court dismissed a writ application pertaining to a revenue matter and slapped cost of Rs 50,000  on the petitioner for trying to mislead the Court.

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ROOPA LALL

The rally organized by the Local Born Association (LBA) supported by other social organizations received overwhelming support from the people, said the president LBA, Dr Prem Kishen on Thursday. Addressing a press conference, he  informed that a four-member delegation led by him and consisting of Mr M.

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M SURESH KUMAR

The Municipal Councillor of Ward no. 15, Mr CH Babu inaugurated the waiting shed for Vivekananda Kendra Nagarpalika Vidyalaya at Ranchi Basti, Dairy Farm on Thursday.

Port Blair

The Andaman & Nicobar State Cooperative Bank has inaugurated its modernized all women bank branch at Garacharma-II on Wednesday. Mr Hament Bhasker Songadkar, General Manager, NABARD, Port Blair was the chief guest on the occasion.

Port Blair

The South Andaman District will be organizing Tehsil Diwas at all Tehsils to be presided over by the Additional District Magistrate/Sub Divisional Magistrate (SA)/Assistant Commissioner (Settlement) along with Sub-Divisional Officers of other line departments for redr

Port Blair

To enhance the capacity towards disaster preparedness among the community and stakeholders of Middle Andaman, a mock exercise has been planned to be conducted on April 22 at Rangat, Nimbutala, Aamkunj and Panchawati in Middle Andaman on earthquake and tsunami.

Port Blair

Under RCH programme, a Mini Reproductive & Child Health (RCH) Camp will be organized at School Building, Mile Tilak on April 22 from 9.30 am by the Directorate of Health Services, A & N Administration in association with UT Health Mission, A&N Islands and

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ROOPA LALL

In the ongoing XXth State School Games, finals of the table tennis event was held in the Multipurpose Hall of Netaji Stadium here on Thursday. The Assistant Supervisor (Sports) of Mayabunder zone was the chief guest on the occasion and distributed medals to the winners and runners-up teams.

Port Blair

The Adhyaksh, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Mr Jaydeep Kumar Dey along with Zilla Parishad member, Chouldari constituency, Mr Gadadhar Majumdar inspected progress of various projects in the region on Wednesday.

Port Blair

The Royal Thailand Naval Ship HTMS Longlom arrived at Haddo Wharf, Port Blair to mark the culmination of the 24th series of India-Thailand Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT) on Wednesday. The ship is commanded by Lieutenant Commander Alongkorn Butsaratrakul.

Port Blair

The Head of Bengali Department, JNRM, Dr Jyotirmoy Roy Chowdhury was felicitated at the first plenum of Durgapur Poetry Festival recently by “ Litterateur Sukumar Bandyopadhyay memorial honour ” for his contribution to Bengali  literature.

Port Blair

An awareness programme on child protection  was organised at the Gram Panchayat Bhawan  Neil Island by District Child Protection Unit (DCPU),  South Andaman on Tuesday.

Port Blair

The Andaman and Nicobar Gazetted Officers’ Association  arranged an interactive meeting with  Mr R.N. Parashar, Staff Side Member, JCM National Council, Govt. of India and Assistant Secretary of the Confederation of Central Govt.

Port Blair

Addition and alteration of existing Patwarkhana at Mannarghat was launched by the Secretary (RD, PRIs & ULBs), A & N Admin.

Unveils two new collections Nava & B-Iconic
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BlueStone.com, online destination for fine jewellery, is targetting steady growth in traditional markets such as West Bengal. Kolkata recorded a 70% growth in revenue in 2016, over the previous year making it one of the top six markets for BlueStone.com.

Burnpur

SAIL organised a visit of a group of customers to its IISCO Steel Plant at Burnpur on Wednesday to have a first-hand look at the production facility of state-of-the-art Universal Section Mill (USM).

KOLKATA/NEW DELHI

The easy availability of the quality domestic coal has started leading towards reduction in the power costs for the consumers in the country.

Mumbai

RBI Governor Urjit Patel told the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) that there is room for banks to further cut interest rate while sounding a note of caution on inflation front in the coming months.

NEW DELHI

The RBI's 'prompt corrective action' (PCA) framework suggests a greater willingness to regulatory action to address problems of struggling banks, Fitch Ratings said on Thursday.

NEW DELHI

The Supreme Court Thursday allowed civic agency NDMC to e-auction five-star hotel Taj Mansingh, presently being run by Tata Group firm Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), in the heart of the national capital.

NEW DELHI

Indian Hotels Company on Thursday said it intends to participate in the e-auction for the Taj Mansingh property, which the Tata Group firm has been running for decades.

NEW DELHI

RBI Governor Urjit Patel has been asked by a parliamentary panel to appear before it again on May 25 over demonetisation issue after former prime minister Manmohan Singh prevailed over BJP MPs in the panel to call him.

Washington

The IMF has raised concerns over China's credit boom which has more than doubled in less than a decade, saying this can be "dangerous" for the world's second largest economy.

Mumbai

Private health insurer Max Bupa Health Insurance today announced a three way tie-up with fitness technology player GOQii and global reinsurer Swiss Re to provide health and wellness offerings.

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