Bengal’s protesting doctors to meet Mamata Banerjee today

Bengal, protesting doctors, Mamata Banerjee

Doctors of West Bengal state-run medical colleges and hospitals agreed Sunday to meet chief minister Mamata Banerjee and discuss over their demands amid protests that started last Monday following assault of junior doctors by family members of a dead patient. It is learned the CM may hold the meeting at 3 p.m. on Monday at the state secretariat building. Earlier, More...

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Pakistan, Qureshi
By Paul Linus On Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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Pakistan prepared to talk with India anytime: Qureshi

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Saturday the country is open for peace talks with India on the basis of equality and dignity. Earlier he had accused India having election mindset and so the Modi-led More...

India, tariff, United States
By Paul Linus On Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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India hikes tariff on 28 products to United States

India announced Saturday higher tariffs on 28 United States products including walnut, pulses and almond as a reciprocation to the same step by Washington. American exporters of the listed products will be hurt More...

Cyclonic, storm, Vayu, Alert
By Paul Linus On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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BREAKING: Cyclonic storm Vayu to landfall Thursday morning; Alert issued

Cyclonic storm Vayu would make landfall Thursday morning between Veraval and Diu. Indian Meteorological Department said Tuesday evening the storm was about 570 km south of Verawal. A high alert has been issued along More...

Mamata Banerjee, BJP, Bengal
By Paul Linus On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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Mamata Banerjee blames BJP, Center for orchestrating violence in Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee accused Bharatiya Janata Party and Delhi of engineering violence in the state to topple her government. Saffron however has dismissed the charge and observed a Black Day More...

India, Pakistan, Modi, Kyrgystan
By Paul Linus On Saturday, June 8th, 2019
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India requests Pakistan to permit Modi’s flight use its airspace on a visit to Kyrgystan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) meeting on June 13 and 14 in Kyrgystan’s capital Bishkek and ahead of it India has requested Pakistan to allow him More...

TMC, BJP, Bengal
By Paul Linus On Saturday, June 8th, 2019
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TMC-BJP clash in Bengal kills 4

Four people are alleged to have been killed in in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district Saturday night in clashes between Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party. The confirmation comes from sources More...

Monsoon, Kerala
By Paul Linus On Thursday, June 6th, 2019
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Monsoon arriving in Kerala on June 8, delayed by a week

Kerala will be witnessing the first showers of this year’s monsoon on Saturday, June 8, said the Indian Meteorological Department. The monsoon is a week late this year. Usually it hits the state on June 1. More...

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By Paul Linus On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
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Kejriwal announces free rides to women, but where is free Wi-Fi as promised

Wooing voters in Delhi is at its peak with assembly elections barely nine months away. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced Monday free public transport rides for women commuters in the capital claiming to become More...

India, economy, IHS forecast
By Paul Linus On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
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India projected to become world’s 5th largest economy: IHS forecast

By year 2025 India may become world’s fifth largest economy. It would over that of United Kingdom. In Asia-Pacific region the country will stand tall at second position, surpassing Japan too. IHS Markit report More...