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Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly Speaker and DMK leader M Appavu's month-old statement attributing the development of the state to Christians
Droupadi Murmu took oath to head the highest constitutional post of the country at 10:15 am, followed by a 21-gun
The controversial law to link Aadhaar and Voter Identity Card has been challenged in the Supreme Court, with Congress's Randeep
Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee, arrested in connection with the school jobs scam, should be taken to the All-India Institute of
The Enforcement Directorate recovered Rs 20 crore in cash from the house of an associate of West Bengal Minister Partha
Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena today recommended an investigation by probe agency Central Bureau of Investigation into the Arvind

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CPI(ML) To Initiate The Process For Left Unity For Fighting Saffrons

By Arun Srivastava The Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Liberation which has largest representation among the left parties in the Bihar assembly is planning to initiate a process of uniting all left parties of the country including the CPI and the CPI(M) in a common platform  along with other ...

Aug 3 · >

Film Maker Aparna Sen Is Creating Waves With Her Latest ‘The Rapist’

By Harihar Swarup Aparna Sen, 76, has just received the Icon Award at the London Indian Film Award for her contribution to cinema. Her latest film, The Rapist, a complex look at how impact the perpetrator, the survivor and her husband has been winning Awards and accolades across the...

Aug 3 · >

U.S. House Speaker’s Visit To Taiwan At This Time Is Nothing But Provocation

By Ian Goodrum United States House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi is under immense scrutiny for her family’s incredibly profitable stock trades as the U.S. Congress considers a ban on its members, their staff, and families from swapping securities. She is presiding over what could be her last term...

Aug 3 · >

Droupadi Murmu Can Make A Difference In The Life Of Tribals, If She Wants

By Kalyani Shankar How should the newly elected President Droupadi Murmu be addressed? When congress leader Adhir Chowdhury referred to her as ‘Rashtrapatni’ and claimed it was a slip of his tongue later, still minister SmritiIrani held the word as derogatory. Even when the first woman president, Pratibha Patil...

Aug 2 · >

Aamir Khan Is Being Haunted By Trolls For His Film ‘Lal Singh Chadda’

By Sushil Kutty Actors Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan are getting “brutally trolled”, along with Laal Singh Chadda. On Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. And people are loving the word ‘brutally’. Especially sub-editors, and headliners. Aamir and Kareena can only “block” the trolls. But that is fraught with risk....

Aug 2 · >

Labour Market Condition To Deteriorate Further Globally

By Dr. Gyan Pathak The number of hours worked in the world fell in the first quarter of 2022 and remained 3.8 per cent below the level of the fourth quarter of 2019 – and that is equivalent to the loss of 112 million full-time jobs. The latest ILO...

Aug 2 · >

Punjab Incident Relating To Dr. Gaur Speaks Bad Of The State Govt

By Dr Arun Mitra The incidence where Health Minister of Punjab rebuked the Vice Chancellor of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences and asked him to lie down on the bed with torn mattress has brought shame to the nation. Dr. Raj Bahadur Gaur, the Vice Chancellor is an...

Aug 2 · >

Jobs And Justice: Historic Battle Of West Bengal’s Deprived Youth

By Dipankar Bhattacharya The startling recovery of more than fifty crore rupees in cash and gold from two flats belonging to an actress and reportedly a close aide to the now dropped TMC minister Partha Chatterjee has once again put the Mamata Banerjee government of West Bengal in the...

Aug 2 · >

SC Verdict On PMLA And ED’s Power Comes At A Crucial Time

By Nantoo Banerjee The Supreme Court verdict, last week (July 27), upholding the validity of inquiry, arrest and bail provisions of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), could not have come at a more appropriate time when as many as 122 sitting and...

Aug 1 · >

Mamata Banerjee Has Botched Her Chances Of Playing A National Role

By Amulya Ganguli Mamata Banerjee’s latest troubles mean that her challenge to the BJP at the national level is petering out. After the scandal involving a formerly top-ranking minister who has now been sacked, few will credit her with being a person who can give the BJP a run...

Aug 1 · >