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Suvendu Adhikari's name dropped from list of invitees to R-Day celebrations in Kolkata

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], January 26 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari has not been invited ...


BSF's capabilities has sharpened, not demolished following extension of jurisdiction: IG, BSF

By Tarak SarkarSiliguri (West Bengal) [India], January 26 (ANI): Border Security Force Inspector General of North Bengal Frontier Ajai Singh ...


Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's family was well-informed about him being conferred with Padma Bhushan award

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Soon after the former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has refused the Padma ...


Officer investigating Sushant Singh Rajput case among President's Police Medal winners

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officers probing Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput death ...


SC grants bail to kingpin in cattle smuggling case on Indo-Bangladesh Border

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court of India has granted bail to an alleged kingpin in a ...


Republic Day: Security beefed up along Indo-Bangladesh border

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], January 25 (ANI): Security has been tightened along the Indo-Bangladesh border in North Bengal ahead of ...


Former Bengal CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee refuses Padma Bhushan

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], January 25 (ANI): Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has refused the Padma Bhushan award ...


Gen Bipin Rawat, Kalyan Singh awarded Padma Vibhushan posthumously; Ghulam Nabi Azad among 128 Padma awardees

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): India's first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and former Uttar Pradesh ...


Former UP CM Kalyan Singh posthumously awarded Padma Vibhushan

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kalyan Singh will be posthumously awarded Padma Vibhushan, while ...


Lt Gen RP Katila appointed as Eastern Army Command chief

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], January 25 (ANI): Lieutenant General RP Kalita was on Tuesday appointed as the new Eastern Army ...


Former West Bengal CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee to be conferred with Padma Bhushan on Republic Day

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Former West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee will be conferred with India's third-highest civilian ...


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New US visas to attract foreign science, tech students

WASHINGTON D.C.: To ensure that the U.S. economy remains competitive, the Biden administration will allow international students specializing in science, ...

World famous Rio Carnival rescheduled for April

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil and the spread of the Omicron ...

Following blunt comments about Ukraine, German navy chief resigns

BERLIN, Germany: Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach, head of the German Navy, resigned due to comments he made on Ukraine and ...

Turkish journalist jailed before trial for insulting Erdogan

ISTANBUL, Turkey: A Turkish journalist has been arrested for insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her lawyer said. Journalist Sedef Kabas ...

French adventurer dies attempting solo Atlantic crossing

LE PECQ, France: A 75-year-old Frenchman has reportedly died during a solo attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean. The ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

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Technology stocks lead U.S. stocks rout, Nasdaq drops 316 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - U.S. stocks gyrated again on Tuesday with the major indices plunging before bouncing back. Nonetheless, it ...

Record high fertilizer prices in Mississippi mean smaller harvests

JACKSON, Mississippi: Record high fertilizer prices could result in Mississippi farmers planting smaller crops in 2022."Mississippi is such an agricultural ...

Toyota says demand causing four-year wait for Japanese Land Cruisers

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota, the world's largest carmaker, has warned Japanese buyers of its new Land Cruiser SUV that they will ...

Despite losses, American Airlines optimistic about spring travel

DALLAS, Texas: American Airlines has reported losses of $931 million in the fourth quarter of 2021. Additionally, officials have said ...

Airbus cancels Qatar Airways order for 50 aircraft

PARIS, France: European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has canceled a multi-billion dollar order by Qatar Airways for 50 of its single-aisle ...

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Small terrorist groups active in Pakistan after Taliban's success

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid admitted on Saturday that there has been an increase in terror attacks in ...


India refuses to buy Nepali power produced by Chinese equipment

KATHMANDU, Nepal - As Nepal's private sector prepares to sell electricity in India's power exchange market, its southern neighbor has ...


Centre, J-K govt to collaborate for next generation administrative reforms

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI) Central government's Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) and the government of ...


State Department Releases Annual Trafficking in Persons Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated human trafficking, the U.S. State Department said in its annual Trafficking in Persons Report released ...


Squadron Leader Suraj Nair conferred with Vayu Sena Medal

New Delhi [India], January 25 (ANI): Squadron Leader Suraj Nair is conferred with the award of Vayu Sena Medal for ...


Students in Bihar protest against Railway Board's NTPC exam results, set train on fire in Bihar's Arrah

Arrah (Bihar) [India], January 26 (ANI): Students protesting against the alleged irregularities in Railway Recruitment Board's exam allegedly set a ...


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