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More women in southern states hold land than rest of India, reveals survey

Lakshadweep and Meghalaya are the best among all 35 states and union territories of India at providing land rights to women, while Punjab and West Bengal are the worst, according to an index create...

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Mentally-unstable woman gangraped, rod thrust into her private parts in West Bengal

Mentally-unstable woman gangraped, rod thrust into her private parts in West Bengal - In a dark reminder of Delhi’s Nirbhaya incident, a 28-year-old mentally challenged girl was brutally gangraped ...

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BJP Releases Bengal Minister's Photos With PNB Scam-Accused Mehul Choksi

Amid controversy over a photograph in which Nirav Modi, the main accused in Rs 11,400-crore bank fraud case, is seen standing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the West Bengal BJP has released pho...

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Bharati Ghosh case: Another police officer arrested

The West Bengal CID on Monday arrested another police officer, considered close to former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh, in connection with alleged misconduct and extortion from civilians, an official ...

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Centre can learn from West Bengal on how to function: Mamata Banerjee

Centre can learn from West Bengal on how to function: Mamata Banerjee - West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday once again hit out at the Central government over the Punjab National Ba...

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Shambhu Lal Raigar claims threat to life, justifies Rajasthan ‘love jihad’ murder in videos made ...

Jodhpur: Two videos purportedly shot by Shambhu Lal Raigar, an accused in a murder case, from inside a jail in Jodhpur have gone viral, wherein he claims a threat to his life from an inmate and jus...

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