West Bengal

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    Madhya Pradesh becomes 5th state to reject CAA

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:36pm on February 09, 2020

    Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday became the fifth state after Punjab, Kerala, Rajasthan and West Bengal to officially reject the Citizenship Amendment Act, reports The Siasat...

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    West Bengal passes resolution against CAA

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:44pm on January 27, 2020

    The West Bengal assembly on Monday passed a resolution against CAA brought by the state government demanding that the contentious citizenship law be repealed forthwith...

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    Bangladesh denies visa to India's West Bengal state minister

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:40am on December 27, 2019

    The government denied visa to West Bengal state minister and influential Muslim leader Siddiqullah Chowdhury, who was scheduled to reach Dhaka on Thursday on a...

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    India’s West Bengal willing to import bicycles from Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh. Kolkata | Updated at 09:44pm on November 22, 2019

    Chief minister of India’s West Bengal Mamata Banerjee at a meeting with Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday showed interest to import bicycles from...

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    Activists demand president’s rule in West Bengal

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:04am on October 12, 2019

    The social and right-wing activists in Aligarh have urged the president of India to dismiss the West Bengal government and impose the president’s rule there...

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    You can silence Assam but not Bengal: Mamata

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:15am on September 13, 2019

    West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee upped the ante against citizenship screening exercise in the state by alleging that NRC was a mere tactic to...

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    Bangladesh boys eye title retention

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 19, 2019

    Eyeing to retain the title, Bangladesh boys will fly to India today to take part in the sixth SAFF Under-15 Championship, which will be held...

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    Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah not terrorists: Mamata

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:13am on August 07, 2019

    West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said her party, the Trinamool Congress, will strongly oppose the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill that proposes...

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    Bangladeshi mosquitos behind dengue spread in West Bengal: Mamata

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:37pm on August 02, 2019

    The chief minister of Indian state of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, has said there might be an active role of mosquitos from Bangladesh behind the...

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    Doctors agree to meet Mamata, but refuse closed-door talks

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:38am on June 17, 2019

    The impasse in West Bengal showed signs of easing on Sunday as the agitating doctors agreed to a meeting with chief minister Mamata Banerjee, but...