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BJP's Dilip Ghosh Comes Up With 'Encounter' Threat For Trinamool Leaders

Dilip Ghosh, the BJP's Bengal chief, has waded into another controversy. This time, Mr Ghosh, who has been prepping for party boss Amit Shah's visit to West Bengal next week, declared that those le...

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Javed Akhtar seeks arrest of Karnataka Muslim cleric for saying cows will be slaughtered on Bakrid

Days after a Muslim cleric kicked up a row by saying cows will be slaughtered during Bakrid, lyricist Javed Akhtar on Thursday sought his immediate arrest. The noted Urdu poet said the comment was ...

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Sardar Singh’s presence during Champions Trophy will act as motivation for players, says India ca...

Bengaluru: A team man to the core, Manpreet Singh has no qualms about losing captaincy and feels returning veteran Sardar Singh's presence in the middle will act as motivation for other players in ...

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PMAY will achieve its housing tagets by third-quarter of 2019: Hardeep Singh Puri

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana will achieve its target by mid-2019, said Hardeep Singh Puri, the Minister of State, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in a keynote address on affordable housing. He ...

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AC bus commuters in Bengaluru may feel the fare hike heat

Ever since air-conditioned buses (Vajra) were inducted, the BMTC was running under a loss. The corporation managed to bring down the losses from Rs 270 crore to Rs 225 crore.

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Gauri Lankesh murder: Shooter kept in house rented by man linked to Sanatan Sanstha, says probe

Investigations into the shooting of the journalist Gauri Lankesh, 55, outside her home in Bengaluru on September 5, 2017, has thrown up more indications of links to Hindutva group Sanatan Sanstha a...

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Bengal is a historical and geographical ethno-linguistic region in South Asia, located in the eastern region of the Indian subcontinent, at the apex of the Bay of Bengal.