Mamata Banerjee urges opposition parties to unite against BJP

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Siliguri, Mar. 16 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday welcomed Telugu Desam Party's (TDP) decision of breaking alliance with the National Democratic Alliance (NDA). Mamata further urged all opposition parties to unite against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Read More

JUST IN: “We welcome Supreme Court’s Verdict; Anyone who stands up against the nation must be punished severely” Binay Tamang

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DARJEELING 16 MARCH 2018: Binay Tamang, Chairman, Board of Administrators, Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) has welcomed the Supreme Court's verdict dismissing the stay order on the arrest of Bimal Gurung. The Supreme Court has also dismissed Gurung’s plea seeking protection from arrest in several cases lodged against him in West Bengal. Tamang speaking to 'The Himalayan Beacon' said that Bimal Gurung had fled in the thick of the struggle... Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Supreme Court lifts stay order on the arrest of Bimal Gurung; dismisses plea to transfer cases outside West Bengal

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NEW DELHI, 16 MARCH 2018: The Supreme Court today dismissed GJM Chief Bimal Gurung's plea seeking protection from arrest in several cases lodged against him in West Bengal and for an independent probe into the alleged killings of Gorkhaland supporters in the state. A bench comprising Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan rejected the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha's plea saying it was not a fit case for relief. The Court... Read More

CII lauds Mamata for ‘industry-driven’ development model; Makes 1500 Crore investment proposal

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Darjeeling (WB), Mar 14 (PTI) The Confederation of Indian Industry today lauded West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her "industry-driven development model", which led to "Rs 1,500 crore investment proposals" at the two-day Darjeeling Business Summit here. For the people living in the hills, the summit presages the beginning of an era of development, peace and prosperity, said Umesh Chowdhary, Chairman, CII Eastern Region, in a statement. Read More

Hill Business Summit comes to an end; Mamata Claims of Garnering Rs. 1500 Crore investment proposals

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Darjeeling, March 14 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that the 'Darjeeling brand' has very good value and the ongoing first Darjeeling Business Summit has garnered Rs 1500 crore investment proposals. "The Darjeeling brand has very good value and needs to be nurtured for proper utilisaion to attract more tourists and investment. We are happy to receive Rs 1,500 crore investment proposals at the first Darjeeling Business Summit," Banerjee... Read More

SC extends March 31 deadline of Aadhaar linking till it gives its order

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New Delhi, Mar 13 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended the March 31 deadline for linking Aadhaar with various services till the five-judge constitution bench delivers its judgement on petitions challenging the validity of the biometric scheme and the enabling law A five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra had on March 7 said it may not be possible to decide by March 31 the batch of petitions... Read More