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Govt cites farmers' interest as reason behind the gesture
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Sabyasachi Bandopadhyay

Fourteen months after the Supreme Court had quashed the land acquisition at Singur for a small car plant for Tata Motors and ordered the state government to return the 997 acres of land to all the farmers who parted with their land for the car manufacturing unit, the state government, citing interest of the farmers, continues to pay  Rs 8.67 crore annually to all th

BJP rewriting history by adopting leaders, says Cong
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Agencies

In a veiled attack on the Congress ahead of Gujarat polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said some parties and governments in the past have tried to run down and erase the contributions of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in unifying the country immediately after Independence.

Lucknow

Amid reports of mediation talks by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on the Ayodhya issue, Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi met the Art of Living founder in Bengaluru today and apprised him of the Board's stand that a Ram temple should be built at the si

Bhopal

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today filed chargesheet in Vyapam scam case and gave virtual cleanchit to Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Chouhan.

NEW DELHI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his predecessor Manmohan Singh and former president Pranab Mukherjee paid tributes to Indira Gandhi on her 33rd death anniversary.

Kolkata

Trinamool Congress MP Sougata Roy today appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for questioning on his alleged involvement in the Narada tapes corruption scandal.

NEW DELHI

China has denied reports that it is working on a 1,000-km tunnel aimed at diverting the River Brahmaputra. It categorically denied the report, which appeared in a Hong Kong-based newspaper, and claimed that it remains committed to riparian cooperation.

Kolkata

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banejree today remembered Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his birth anniversary amid controversy over the West Bengal government asking state institutes of higher education to ignore Centre's directive of organising events to remember the

Kolkata

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has left for Mumbai today on a three-day visit with a view to wooing investors to the state.

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EOI BUREAU

The report submitted to the Union Government in March this year by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has revealed serious irregularities in execution of developmental projects by the three tier Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) comprising of Zilla Parishad, Panchayat  Samitis and Gram Panchayats in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

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BALRAM SINGH

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray generated awareness on government schemes and listed achievements of the NDA-government in the past three years on Sunday here.

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M SURESH KUMAR

An impressive March Past by all contingents of the Andaman and Nicobar Police (ANP), National Disaster Response Force, NCC Cadets marked observance of Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) on Tuesday. The display of the united forces was held from Dugong Guest House to Government Press here to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

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ROOPA LALL

In another shocking case of child abuse, a 16-year-old was found mother of a newborn recently. The incident came to light when the girl, identified as a student of a local school, went to GB Pant Hospital with the infant in a critical condition. According to reports, the infant is under treatment in the Sick Newborn Care Unit of the hospital for the past one month.

Port Blair

‘Rashtriya Ekta Divas’ was observed in the Port Blair Municipal Council premises, with administration of pledge to all the staff members by Ms. Vinita Malhotra, Sr.

Port Blair

The Pradesh Congress Committee  organised a function  at Gandhi Bhavan to  pay homage to party's beloved leader and former Prime Minister of India, Smt Indira  Gandhi on her martyrdom anniversary and  the  birth anniversary of  late Sardar Vallabhbhai  Patel.

Port Blair

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas was observed by the G B Pant Hospital with the Andaman and Nicobar AIDS Control Society (ANACS) on the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on Tuesday with a voluntary blood donation camp at the auditorium, G B Pant Hospital.

Port Blair

Andaman Law College celebrated the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel with a series of events.

Port Blair

Mr. Vishal Jolly, member, HMAC inaugurated a CWR Tank (Circular Type) of capacity 67,200 gallons in presence of Mr. Indra Pal Singh, Chairperson, PBMC and Mr. Someswara Rao, Councillor on 31st October, 2017 at Haddo (Ward No:2). Ms. S. Selvi, Jr.

Port Blair

The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from November  1 to 5. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast cloudy weather with light to moderate rainfall in the next five days.

Port Blair

Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma, president, Pradesh Congress Committee and all leaders of the party have deeply mourned the sad demise of Ms. Zohra Bibi, aged 85 years, wife of late Abdulla and mother of Mr.

Port Blair

Mr. M. Vinod, president of Andaman Association of Tour Operators has made a few pertinent request in a letter to the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Wildlife, Department of Environment and Forests.

Port Blair

The much-awaited Annual Talent Fest of Ummat Public School will begins on November  1 on the theme, ‘Going beyond Studies…’, with various competitions in a 10-day extravaganza allowing students to showcase their talent and rise above the ordinary.

Port Blair

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Department of Teacher Education, has decided to re-open the registration for in-service untrained Primary School Teachers who have missed applying for the Course earlier.

Port Blair

The Institution of Engineers (India), Pune Local Centre, under the aegis of Civil Engineering Divisional Board (IEI), is organising an all-India Workshop on “Salient Features of New Seismic Codes IS 1893 and IS 13920-2016” on November 2 - 3  at RIT, Rajaramnagar, Dist

Kolkata

Ajay Vijayvargiya takes over charge as the New General Manager of Metro Railway, Kolkata today.  He is from the 1980 batch of IRSSE (Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers). 

Kolkata

Jaquar Group, bathing and wellness solutions brand is all set to expand its value brand -Essco.

Kolkata

Plywood company, Century Plyboards (i) Ltd., today announced its results for the second quarter of FY 17-18.

Kolkata

Strides Shasun announced its Q2 FY18 results today. Q2 FY18 revenues at Rs 10,006 m were up 20% QoQ.

Kolkata

Allahabad Bank has reduced its Marginal Cost of Funds based Lending Rate (MCLR) across all tenors with effect from Nov 1 by 15 basis points.(EOIC)

Kolkata

HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited proposes to open on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, an initial public offering up to 299,827,818 Equity Shares of face value of Rs 10 each which comprises of an offer for sale of 191,246,050 Equity Shares by Housing Development

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