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1,169 candidates in fray for 90 seats in Haryana polls

1,169 candidates in fray for 90 seats in Haryana polls

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

As many as 1,169 candidates —with 10 percent of them women - are in the fray for the 90 seats in the Haryana Assembly elections, scheduled for October 21. According to the Election Commission (EC) data, of the total 1,169 candidates in the fray, 1,064 are men and 104 are women....

BJP using NRC, CAB to unleash a reign of fear and distrust: Yechury

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday accused BJP and the RSS of trying to destroy the country’s secular  fabric and letting loose a “reign of fear and distrust” across the  country by implementing the contentious NRC and CAB. Yechury said BJP is trying to propagate its ideology of Hindu nationalism ...

Bengal Govt committed to alleviating poverty: Mamata

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee  on Thursday said her government is committed to alleviating poverty  and the theory by Nobel laureate Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee on it will  go a long way in helping the poor. Banerjee took to the Twitter to express her views and posted some  photographs of her...

Shah day-dreaming of winning two-third majority in WB: TMC

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

The ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday mocked BJP president Amit Shah for “day dreaming” about forming the next  Government in Bengal with two-thirds majority and said he and his  saffron camp should instead concentrate on reviving the economy. Shah, also Union Home Minister, had told a news channel during the  day...

Forced NRC will give mileage to Didi: TMC

Friday, 18 October 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Any forced implementation of National Register for Citizens in Bengal will help Mamata Banerjee in the ultimate run, the ruling Trinamool Congress feels. Senior Bengal Minister Subroto Mukherjee on Thursday said that it would be a political blunder for the BJP-ruled Centre to implement NRC in Bengal. “If the BJP tries...

Bengal Guv accorded ‘Z’ class security cover

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The Centre has accorded West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar ‘Z’ category VIP security cover in the wake of “potential threats” to him. Union Home Ministry has issued an order and directed the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to take charge of Dhankar’s security that will be valid in all parts of...

IT Dept seizes Rs 15.5 crore unaccounted cash in Mumbai

Friday, 18 October 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

The Income Tax Department officials have seized Rs 15.5 crore of unaccounted cash from various places in Mumbai since the declaration of Model Code of Conduct for the Maharashtra Assembly polls by the Election Commission of India (ECI) on September 21. “We have increased the strength of the Quick Response Teams,...

ED has papers with Patel & Mirchi’s wife’s signatures: Goyal

Friday, 18 October 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said the ED launched a probe against NCP leader Praful Patel after his signatures were found on the documents which were also signed by the wife of gangster Iqbal Mirchi. The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Patel on October 18 in connection with a probe into...

State Editions

50 booked for deterring public servants from discharging duties

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Close fight between Cong, BJP for Jhabua Assembly bypoll

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

One booked for rape, accused absconding

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Former MLA’s missing daughter appears through social media

20 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Now, Santhal Pargana to see development only: CM

20 October 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand has the best textile policy, says CM

20 October 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Mighty Millets

20 October 2019 | Kavita Devgan | Agenda

Astroturf : Watch your thought patterns

20 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Change of mineset

20 October 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘Employing women in mines leads to innovative ideas & perspectives’

20 October 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I don’t want to enter politics’

20 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Make it special

20 October 2019 | Sunday PIONEER | Sunday Pioneer