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Kolkata: Police detains 5 CBI officials outside police commissioner’s residence, CM at spot

The West Bengal police prevented the CBI from arresting its top cop and detained five officials of the central investigative agency, leading to high drama here on Sunday. The development marks a face-off between the Mamata Banerjee government and the Centre, adding a new dimension to the already bitter relations. A team of CBI investigators… Continue reading Kolkata: Police detains 5 CBI officials outside police commissioner’s residence, CM at spot

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7 Rohingya Muslim children detained in Tripura

Security forces on Sunday detained seven children of Rohingya Muslims at a railway station in northern Tripura adjoining Assam, a Railway Protection Force (RPF) official said in Agartala. With this, 68 Rohingya Muslims, mostly children, have been apprehended in Tripura and the Assam-Tripura border in two weeks. “Six girls and a boy belonging to Rohingya… Continue reading 7 Rohingya Muslim children detained in Tripura

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At CPI(M)’s Kolkata Rally, The Slogan is ‘BJP Hatao, TMC Hatao’

At CPI(M)’s Kolkata Rally, The Slogan is ‘BJP Hatao, TMC Hatao’ Describing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a “chowkidar” (watchman), under whose watch loot and communalism were rampant in the country, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury Sunday sought the formation of an alternative democratic government at the Centre. “We have to defeat the Chowkidar Modi… Continue reading At CPI(M)’s Kolkata Rally, The Slogan is ‘BJP Hatao, TMC Hatao’