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Rain, flood, landslides hit normal life in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal

ASSAM: FLOOD SITUATION REMAINS UNCHANGED; NEW AREAS INUNDATED In Assam, the flood situation remains unchanged in the state and new areas have been inundated. Nearly 9 lakh people have been affected by the recent wave of floods in 21 districts. Several rivers are in spate due to incessant rains. NDRF and SDRF teams have been pressed into service in flood ... Read More »

Amit Shah meets party functionaries from Telangana, West Bengal and Odisha

New Delhi, Jun. 30 (Udaipur Kiran): Union Home Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President  Amit Shah on Sunday  held  meetings with the party functionaries from core groups of Telangana, West Bengal and Odisha in the national capital. Shah held a meeting first with the party leaders from Telangana followed by West Bengal at 5 pm and Odisha at 7 ... Read More »

West Bengal: BJP delegation visits Bhatpara in North 24 Parganas district

Bhatpara has been marred by violence for past few weeks, where at least five people were killed since the declaration of Lok Sabha election results. Two people were killed and several others injured on Thursday after clashes broke out between two groups suspected to be affiliated to the TMC and the BJP. The BJP delegation met the families of victims ... Read More »

Union Health Minister writes to West Bengal CM to ensure security to doctors

Junior doctors in West Bengal remained on strike for the 4th straight day on Friday. Services in all government medical colleges & hospitals and in some private hospitals too remained affected. The doctors kept away from duties despite West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s warnings of strict action being taken against those on strike. The matter also reached the Kolkata ... Read More »

Doctors in West Bengal refuse to call off strike

Services have been affected over the past 4 days in emergency wards, outpatient facilities and pathological units of many state-run medical colleges and hospitals in the state. Doctors are on strike after two of their colleagues were attacked and seriously injured at the NRS Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata by a mob following the death of a patient. Indian ... Read More »

3 MLAs and more than 50 Councillors from West Bengal join BJP

In a major setback to Mamta Banerjee-led govt in West Bengal, two TMC MLAs, Shubhranshu Roy and Tushar Kanti Bhattacharya and one CPI-M MLA joined BJP in the presence of BJP National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya and BJP leader Mukul Roy in New Delhi. Besides, 50 councillors also joined BJP in New Delhi. Kailash Vijayvargiya said that many more TMC ... Read More »

BJP wins 18 seats in Bengal against TMC’s 22

Kolkata, May 24 (Udaipur Kiran): Ending all speculations, tension and even apprehension of large scale violence, BJP in West Bengal has won as many as 18 Lok Sabha seats from the state by fully capitalising on unmatched popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to improve its earlier tally of only two seats, while at the same time causing a big slide ... Read More »

BJP maintains lead in 20 seats in Bengal

Kolkata, 23 May (Udaipur Kiran): As the counting of votes in all the 42 Lok Sabha seats have reached the final stages before their formal declaration by the Election Commission one by one later today, as many as 20 BJP candidates have surged ahead riding on the crest of huge popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Sources at the office ... Read More »

Historic win for NDA; BJP makes huge inroads in West Bengal

BJP makes deep inroads into Mamata bastion in West Bengal; CPM routed in West Bengal; BJP also register impressive wins in Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.   For latest news and updates on election results follow us on:  Twitter: @DDNewsLive Youtube: https://youtu.be/64-omnLAWPQ WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Historic win for NDA; BJP makes huge inroads in West Bengal ... Read More »

Voltas zooms on opening new brand shop in West Bengal

Voltas is currently trading at Rs. 589.50, up by 14.85 points or 2.58% from its previous closing of Rs. 574.65 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 582.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 605.25 and Rs. 582.00 respectively. So far 38206 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face value ... Read More »

Eminent personalities from various sectors cast their votes in Bengal

Kolkata : A number of business tycoons, well known film actors, sports personalities and political leaders who also formed a part of the 1.49 crore electorate in nine Lok Sabha constituencies in and around Kolkata, cast their votes in the 7th and last phase of Lok Sabha elections here today. While noted industrialist and the head of Rs 15,000 crore ... Read More »

Seventh phase of polling in Bengal underway on a brisk pace : Reports of intimidation to voters and rigging pouring in from several areas

Kolkata : In spite of fool proof security arrangements to ensure a peaceful, free and fair 7th phase of Lok Sabha elections in nine constituencies along with by elections in four Assembly constituencies in West Bengal, reports of intimidation to voters and rigging are pouring in from several areas since this morning today. Though the Election Commission claimed that the ... Read More »

BJP candidates heckled and their cars damaged in Bengal

Kolkata : BJP candidate for Jadavpur Lok Sabha seat Professor Anupam Hazra was heckled near a  polling booth under his constituency by a group of miscreants including some women workers of Trinamool Congress who were allegedly trying to rig the poll at the booth. According to the BJP candidate, after receiving a complaint that unabated rigging was going on at ... Read More »

West Bengal: BJP candidate from Dum Dum attacked

Attacks on leaders from other parties in West Bengal continue as BJP candidate from Dum Dum, Samik Bhattacharya attacked in Nagerbazar area on Thursday night. His vehicle was complete vandalised. Samik Bhattacharya has claimed that the attack was carried out by Trinamool Congress. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter West Bengal: BJP candidate from Dum Dum attacked appeared first on Udaipur News | ... Read More »

LoK Sabha Polls 2019: BJP -TMC campaign blitz in Bengal

Campaigning is in full swing for the seventh and last phase of Lok Sabha Elections. 59 seats spread over 7 states and one Union Territory will go to polls in this phase on Sunday. Voting in this phase will take place for 13 seats each in Uttar Pradesh and Punjab, 9 seats in West Bengal, 8 seats each in Bihar ... Read More »

EC removes Bengal Home Secretary and former CP from their posts

Kolkata : In one of its strongest actions in recent times, the Election Commission of India (ECI) has summarily  removed West Bengal Home Secretary Atri Bhattacharya and former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajive Kumar from their posts with immediate effect last night for their interference into the election related matters in the state. Announcing the Election Commission’s decision for both the ... Read More »

Bengal Governor expresses grief at the smashing of Vidyasagar statue in Kolkata

Several VCs and principals have also condemned the act of violence and vandalism Demands strong actions against the culprits for vandalism in Vidyasagar College campus Altogether 123 people have so far been arrested under different charges in the case Kolkata : Joining millions of others in the country, West Bengal Governor Kesri Nath Tripathy has also expressed his deep sorrow and regret ... Read More »

EC curtails campaigning in West Bengal

The constituencies where campaigning has been curtailed are – Dum Dum, Barasat, Basirhat, Jaynagar, Mathurapur, Diamond Harbour, Jadavpur, Kolkata Dakshin and Kolkata Uttar.  Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, Deputy Election Commissioner Chandra Bhushan Kumar said, it is for the first time that such an action has been taken using constitutional powers of the poll panel.  The Commission also ... Read More »

740 COS. of central forces in West Bengal for 6th phase LS Polls

After the meeting, Dubey said that voting is the right of every citizen and the central government is taking every necessary step to ensure that the elections are conducted in a smooth and effective manner. He said 740 companies of central forces will be deployed for 6th phase. He also urged officials to ensure threat free and fair polls in ... Read More »

BJP President to hold rallies in West Bengal

Addressing a rally in Bishnupur, he said that the BJP will crackdown against illegal migrants in the state. At the same time, the party will also ensure the protection of rights of migrants from persecuted communities in neighbouring countries via the citizenship amendment bill. Shah addressed his second rally of the day at Belda in East Medinipur in West Bengal. ... Read More »

ONGC restores operations in Bay of Bengal after cyclone Fani makes landfall

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has restored operations at its fields in the Bay of Bengal after a category-4 cyclone made landfall without causing any disruption to its offshore installations. As a precaution the company had halted operations, evacuated some 500 employees and towed rigs to safer waters ahead of the cyclone. Fani or the ‘Hood of Snake’, labelled ... Read More »

Depression over Bay Of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm

The summer phenomenon is named as ‘Fani.’ In the afternoon, the cyclone was observed at about 1,240 km south-east of Chennai and 1,440 km off Machilipattinam in Andhra Pradesh. A weather bulletin from the IMD said, the cyclone is set to further intensify into a severe cyclonic storm by tomorrow and a very severe cyclonic storm in the mid-night on ... Read More »

Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to turn into cyclonic storm: IMD

The system would further intensify into a cyclone named FANI, and move towards the northwesterly direction. The weather system is set to reach northern Tamil Nadu and south Andhra Pradesh by Tuesday and cause heavy rain over a few areas. Meanwhile, TN state Chief Secretary held a meeting to review the arrangements made by the district administrations to face the ... Read More »

North Mexican zoo welcomes precious Bengal tiger cubs

The cute cubs – two males and one female – squeaked as they crawled next to their proud four-year-old mother, Vanilla. General Director of the Zoological Park “La Pastora” located in the municipality of Guadalupe, near Monterrey, Roberto Chavarria, said the birth of the blue-eyed Bengal tiger triplets was an important contribution to the park’s collection, which also helps saving ... Read More »

PM Modi’s campaign blitz in West Bengal, Jharkhand

The first rally of the day was in Lohardaga. Attacking the congress and the opposition parties, Prime Minister said that the opposition is certain of its defeat after the third phase of polls and so are shifting the blame on EVMs. Targeting Congress president Rahul Gandhi indirectly, Prime Minister said some of those who dream of becoming prime minister are ... Read More »

PM Modi campaigns in West Bengal, Bihar, UP

Prime Minister said that strict action will be taken against those who have looted public money. Prime Minister’s next stop was Forbesganj in Araria where he addressed a public rally. Prime Minister Modi said that people will punish this time those who back separatists and divisive forces against the country.   PM Modi campaigns in West Bengal, Bihar, UP appeared ... Read More »

PM Modi addresses rallies in West Bengal, Tripura & Manipur

In Manipur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hold rally in Imphal in Manipur. Prime Minister said that, connectivity to the North east region enhanced during last five years. He also said that vicious cycles of violence has also come an end in the region. He said that the region has moved on the path of development. The state has two Lok ... Read More »

BJP announces 29 candidates from UP, 10 from West Bengal

The BJP repeated Union minister Manoj Sinha from Ghazipur, his ministerial colleague Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti from Fatehpur and its Uttar Pradesh president Mahendra Nath Pandey from Chandauli. Uttar Pradesh government ministers Rita Bahuguna Joshi and Satyadev Pachauri have been fielded from prestigious Allahabad and Kanpur seats respectively. The party announced 29 candidates from Uttar Pradesh and 10 from West Bengal. ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Chhattisgarh and West Bengal today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Chhattisgarh today where he will address a rally in Raigarh district. Former Chief Minister Raman Singh, Union Minister of State for Steel Vishnudeo Sai, Rajya Sabha MP Ramvichar Netam are among those who will be present on the occasion. The rally is aimed at energising party workers and supporters ahead of the Lok Sabha ... Read More »

West Bengal govt assaulting federalism: FM Arun Jaitley

In a series of tweets, Jaitley said… Today the CBI is being brutally prevented by physical force and detention of its officer from investigating a crime legally within its jurisdiction, in the State of West Bengal. It is a textbook illustration of a State Government assaulting Federalism. He further tweeted.. 2019 Election will be either Modi Vs. Chaos or Modi ... Read More »

BJP: TMC government not allowing party’s political programmes in West Bengal

The party seeks the Election Commission’s intervention so that the Lok Sabha polls can be held in a “free and fair” way.A high level delegation met election commission of India and gave a representation of the way the Trinamool Congress government is conducting the affairs in West Bengal. Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that the BJP has demanded that the ... Read More »

PM Modi inaugurates Railway projects in West Bengal

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Saturday dedicated to the nation, the Railway electrification of 294 kilometre long Andal- Sainthia-Pakur-Malda  and Khana- Sainthia Sections in West Bengal. Electrification of this section will enable ease of transportation of coal, stone chips and ballast to North and North East India in a seamless manner. He also dedicated the twenty kilometre long Hijli- Narayangarh ... Read More »

PM to visit Durgapur and Thakurnagar in West Bengal

During the visit, he will dedicate to the nation, the Railway electrification of 294 kilometres long Andal- Sainthia-Pakur-Malda and Khana- Sainthia Sections. Electrification of this section will enable ease of transportation of coal, stone chips and ballast to North and North East India in a seamless manner. He will also dedicate the twenty-kilometre long Hijli- Narayangarh third line to the ... Read More »

PM to visit Durgapur, West Bengal and Thakurnagar, in Bongaon

During the visit, he will dedicate to the nation, the Railway electrification of 294 kilometres long Andal- Sainthia-Pakur-Malda and Khana- Sainthia Sections. Electrification of this section will enable ease of transportation of coal, stone chips and ballast to North and North East India in a seamless manner. He will also dedicate the twenty-kilometre long Hijli- Narayangarh third line to the ... Read More »

PM to visit Durgapur, West Bengal

During the visit, he will dedicate to the nation, the Railway electrification of 294 kilometres long Andal- Sainthia-Pakur-Malda and Khana- Sainthia Sections. Electrification of this section will enable ease of transportation of coal, stone chips and ballast to North and North East India in a seamless manner. He will also dedicate the twenty-kilometre long Hijli- Narayangarh third line to the ... Read More »

Amit Shah addresses rally in Midnapur, West Bengal

From Odisha, BJP president Amit Shah went to Midnapore in West Bengal where he addressed a rally. There he said a government run by a dynasty could not serve the people. He also slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal and said the upcoming Lok Sabha polls would be about restoring democracy in the state Shah, who ... Read More »