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Sunday, 8 December 2013

Khadim founder S P Roy Burman passes away


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Alleged Naxals arrested in Bihar


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Man shot at on train after altercation


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Joint team of officials visits Moreh


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Kunal Ghosh remanded to 7 days’ police custody in fresh case


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Raje credits Modi for BJP showing in Rajasthan


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BJP takes massive lead in Rajasthan


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Congress takes aggressive stance on counting


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Rajasthan leaders keep fingers crossed


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Locals suffer as India, Nepal crack down on illegal cross-border trade


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Congress inches ahead in Chhattisgarh


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Delhi results a verdict against misdeeds of Congress: Vardhan


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Man throws acid on bride


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BMC polls to be held on Jan. 8


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Chouhan performs hat-trick in MP — BJP: 152; Congress: 69


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Sikh groups condemn Gurbaksh Singh’s arrest


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Joint team visits Moreh to assess border-fence construction


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Security tightened for Chhattisgarh counting


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Support land agreement with Bangladesh: Gogoi


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Bandh in Bijapur as scribes protest killing


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Assembly poll results expected by 2 p.m.


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Parties question parole for Sanjay


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Congress asks cadres to be vigilant


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Friday, 6 December 2013

6 convicted in Kavdas orphanage rape case


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Kolkata Don Bosco emerges on top in Young World Quiz


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Yogita Thakre’s family to move to SC after HC rejects CBI inquiry demand


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Bihar minister under fire for alleged mental harassment of Doordarshan official


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Prominent journalist killed in south Chhattisgarh


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Tehelka journalist’s colleagues depose before Panaji court


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Three die in boiler explosion in Dombivali


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Take action against Ganguly, says Mamata


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M.P. exit polls foresee BJP hat-trick


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Killing triggers tension in U.P. town


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In Uttarakhand, a village sinks into oblivion


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“Polling percentage shows people’s faith in us”


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Abducted girl offered herself as hostage to save schoolmates


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BJP confident of winning Madhya Pradesh polls


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Top MHA officials to visit Manipur-Myanmar border on Saturday to resolve fencing dispute


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Jaitley demands apex court-monitored probe against Justice Ganguly


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Mapithel project comes under Tribal Rights scanner


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Bihar minister under fire for alleged mental harassment of Doordarshan official


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Wednesday, 4 December 2013

Trinamool calls for Ganguly’s resignation


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Narayan Rane’s son held for rioting


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Asaram’s son arrested in Surat sexual assault case


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Re-polling in 7 booths of Rajasthan on Dec 6


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Malfunctioning EVM fails to deter Kalam from voting


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Duped depositors hold massive rally in Bhubaneshwar


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Tripura police launches probe into NIT student’s death


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Toll booth vandalism: Nitesh Rane, 3 others freed on bail


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Kashmir winter sports under a cloud due to closure of 250 hotels


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Husband hacks his wife to death


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Manipur team meets PM, seeks halt to fencing work


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Two killed, 3 injured in violence in lower Assam


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Govt. gets HC notice on PIL seeking Bhushan plant closure


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Engineer shot at, injured in Sehore


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BJD wins two urban local bodies polls in Kandhamal district


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Monday, 2 December 2013

CBI begins probe in Ratangarh temple stampede


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Civic polls: Naveen campaigns in Kandhamal, Phulbani


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U.P. sugarcane crisis ends


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Modi lies or is ill-informed on women’s rights in J&K: Omar


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Opposition slams action against Siliguri police chief


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Sonia inaugurates projects in Raebareli


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Manipur CM invites insurgents for talks


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NGT cracks down on industrial belt


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Massive combing and search operation underway against Maoists


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Prohibitory orders clamped in Talcher coal belt


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Monday, 25 November 2013

1.63 lakh cases settled in lok adalat in Odisha


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Demonstrations intensify against filming of 'Haider'


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Soumya Ranjan set to launch new outfit


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Odisha to urge Centre to relax paddy procurement norms


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Online cash transfer for Phailin-hit


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After hectic and acrimonious campaign, Madhya Pradesh goes to the polls today


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Maharashtra waters down Inclusive Housing Policy


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Assam police rescue abducted Meghalaya official


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Court verdict today in Aarushi-Hemraj murder case


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Pawar changes pro-Telangana stand after Jagan meets him


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Tejpal’s claim could not be true: Parikkar


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Lalu moves Supreme Court for bail


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BJP Minister faces paid news charge


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Mulayam defends ‘Muslims only’ package


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Assam woman dies after being raped, eyes gouged out


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BJP questions motive behind Sharma’s charges


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Women activists meet President on snooping row


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BSF to raise embankment along Indo-Pak border


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Cabinet okays land transfer for Ambedkar memorial


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Brisk turnout in Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram polls


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UMPP: Tamil Nadu, Odisha attract major players


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Kashmir University students disrupt shooting of Vishal Bhardwaj film


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Thursday, 21 November 2013

BJP distorting facts: Manmohan


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No anti-incumbency factor in Madhya Pradesh: Jaitley


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Sexual assault: Anticipatory bail plea of Narayan Sai rejected


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Strike hits normal life in Manipur


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Manmohan announces ex-gratia for cyclone Phailin victims


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Pantry car of Rajdhani Express catches fire; none injured


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Poor response to Maoist bandh call


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Asaram remanded in police custody


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Mamata threatens to stage protests in Capital

Mamata threatens to stage protests in Capital - The Hindu var _comscore = _comscore || [];_comscore.push({ c1: "2", c2: "11398210" });(function() {var s = document.createElement("script"), el = document.getElementsByTagName("script")[0]; s.async = true;s.src = (document.location.protocol == "https:" ? "https://sb" : "http://b") + ".scorecardresearch.com/beacon.js";el.parentNode.insertBefore(s, el);})(); Follow!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); Today's Paper Archive Subscriptions RSS Feeds Site Map ePaperMobileApps Social SEARCHReturn to frontpageHome News Opinion Business Sport S & T Features Books In-depth Jobs Classifieds Shopping Bus tickets National Andhra Pradesh Karnataka Kerala Tamil Nadu Other States National» Other StatesKOLKATA,October 1, 2013 Updated: October 1, 2013 01:43 IST
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I have not come to take salutes sitting in an air-conditioned office. I have come to take the salute of the masses: Mamata Accusing the Congress-led-United Progressive Alliance of engaging in “political vendetta” against the people of West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee threatened here on Monday to head for New Delhi and lead a demonstration there if the Centre does not restructure the debts incurred during the Left Front regime, which the government is repaying.

“This is my last appeal. You [Centre] have to sort out this issue,” Ms. Banerjee said addressing at an extended general council meeting of the Trinamool Congress meeting here.

“If you don’t do that then I will forget that I am a Chief Minister. I am a commoner, I will go to Delhi and demonstrate there,” she said, adding that the only protocol she abides by is the “protocol of the masses”.

About one crore people from West Bengal and other States would participate in the protests to highlight the Trinamool Congress’s strength, Ms. Banerjee said.

“Remember, I have not come to take salutes sitting in an air-conditioned office. I have come to take the salute of the masses,” she added.

Underscoring the federal structure in the country, she said: “Just as you preside over the Central government, similarly we preside over the State government.”

She said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the Congress had assured the State at a rally during the 2009 general election campaign that it would restructure debts if the Congress led-UPA government came to power.

“Did the Prime Minister not say at a rally in Dum Dum that the debt on the State will be restructured?” Ms. Banerjee asked party leaders.

“If you deduct all the money of the people [the State’s earnings] there will be protests a thousand times,” she said.

Exhorting the party workers in at the extended general council meeting to strengthen the party organisation in other States, the Trinamool Congress chairperson reiterated her ambitions to play a prominent role at the national politics.

“Today you are for Bengal. Tomorrow you will be for the rest of the country,” she told the leaders, adding that the Trinamool Congress would contest Lok Sabha polls from States other than West Bengal.

“The Trinamool Congress is a dedicated and transparent party… slowly try to extend party activities in your State,” she said, designating charge of certain States to prominent leaders of her party.

Keywords: Mamata Banerjee, protests, Trinamool Congress, West Bengal Chief Minister, protest rally

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Uttarakhand slaps land-grab cases on Ramdev


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J&K official sacked over MBBS entrance paper leakage


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Justice Saxena to probe Ratangarh stampede


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Jyoti Basu’s statue vandalised


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Sonia affirms Congress commitment against corruption


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BSP MP remanded to one day custody in rape case


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Police recover bomb planted near post office in Assam


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Quake strikes Doda, Kishtwar districts of J&K


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BJP leader faces women's ire


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CAG points out unrealistic assessment of Orissa's fertilizer requirement


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Three killed, four injured in Gujarat group clashes


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PCB directs closure of Bhushan Steel Limited


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BJP wants Bihar to clear stand on SIMI


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Rahul promises jobs for Mizo youths


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BJP prospects: Babulal Gaur warns against tainted Ministers


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Phailin: Ganjam worst hit, 2.4 lakh houses damaged


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A tranquil Himalayan address


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Cleaning up of Berhampur city on a war-footing ordered


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Ayodhya letter: another senior officer shunted


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Congress portraying PM as weak: Mulayam


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Monday, 4 November 2013

Joshi calls on Uddhav, says he will revisit ‘Matoshree’ for talks


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No personal grievance against Mamata: Somen


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Combing operations following attack on Assam Rifles


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Minor girl gang-raped in Mumbai


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Six-member Crime Branch team begins probe into teacher’s murder


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19 killed as Odisha flood situation remains grim


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Indefinite night curfew in Goalpara district


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Maoist Jhadu Tadingi arrested


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Seven killed in militant attack in Assam


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Congress releases manifesto for Chhattisgarh polls


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Youth shot dead in Muzaffarnagar


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Congress aims to keep spotlight on local issues


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UPA holding back funds for U.P.: SP


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Omar says ‘Modi wave’ bit of exaggeration


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Four gangmen killed after being hit by speeding train


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Manipur CM discusses security situation


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Tripura police to arrest GENET officials in Kerala


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