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Veteran trade unionist Sukomal Sen dead

Veteran trade unionist and former Rajya Sabha member Sukomal Sen died in a city hospital on Wednesday.

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Quota promise by Congress to Hardik Patel may not pass judicial muster: Legal experts; BJP calls ...

Legal experts today said the quota promised by the Congress to Hardik Patel for his Patidar community in poll-bound Gujarat may not pass judicial muster due to the 50 per cent cap even as the BJP d...

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Senior CPI(M) leader Sukomal Sen passes away

Senior CPI(M) leader and the chairman of the partys Central Control Commission, Sukomal Sen, passed away at a city hospital this morning after a massive cardiac arrest. He was 83. Sen, who was one ...

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Gujarat polls: Congress ties up with Chhotu Vasava#39;s party, announces seat-sharing formula

Chhotubhai Vasava, a JD(U) legislator, had voted in favour of the Congress during the Rajya Sabha election, which led to Ahmed Patel retaining his seat in the upper house of the parliament.

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Rajya Sabha MP's post hints at differences in 'unified' AIADMK

Rajya Sabha MP’s post hints at differences in ‘unified’ AIADMK - Maitreyan was the first AIADMK leader to join Panneerselvam’s rebellion against then party general secretary VK Sasikala on February 7

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After I-T searches, differences within ruling AIADMK faction, Sasikala family

A week after searches targeting business firms controlled by jailed AIADMK leader V K Sasikala’s nephew Vivek Jayaraman and other family members shook the AIADMK factions, new fissures have emerged...

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The Rajya Sabha (RS) or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Rajya means "state" and Sabha means "assembly" in Sanskrit. Membership is limited to 250 members, 12 of whom are nominated by the President of India for their contributions to art, literature, science, and social services.