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Gorkhaland committee calls on Governor to stop ‘killings’ in Hills

Meanwhile, amid withdrawal of the Army from the Darjeeling Hills on the West Bengal government’s request, pro-Gorkhaland agitators burnt down two government offices at Lamahatta in Darjeeling, said a PTI report. Members of the Gorkhland Movement Co-ordination Committee (GMCC) on ...

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My win is message to those discharging their duties with integrity, says Ram Nath Kovind

In first remarks after the triumph, 71-year-old Kovind, former Bihar Governor, recalled his ‘kutcha’ home of mud walls in a village in Uttar Pradesh where “the straw roof would not be able to stop water during the rain” and “we ...

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Kovind vs Kumar: Counting underway to decide India’s next president

Counting of votes in the presidential election started today at 11am, three days after polling was held to decide India’s next President. Results will be announced by 5pm. BJP candidate Ram Nath Kovind, former Bihar governor, is expected to get ...

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Mamata Banarjee calls Bengal governor ‘BJP block president’

KOLKATA: A communal flareup in North 24 Parganas led to a bitter exchange of words between West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Tuesday. Mamata Banerjee burst out that the governor acted like a ‘BJP block ...

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Opposition hails Governor Droupadi Murmu’s pro-tribal act

RANCHI: Leader of opposition and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha(JMM) leader Hemant Soren and senior Congress leader Subodh Kant Sahay held separate press conferences on Monday to express their gratitude to Governor Droupadi Murmu for returning the Chhotanagpur Tenancy (CNT) and Santhal Pargana Tenancy (SPT) ...

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