An official statement said Kalia, a 2010-batch IPS officer, and two other officers, have been transferred by the state government.
Sukhbir Singh Badal at SAD's Sadbhavana rally termed Amarinder Singh an "old lion" with "confrontational mindset" and said he will face defeat in 2017 Assembly polls for the third time.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at a Diwali lunch with journalists on Saturday, hailed Indian festivals as occasions which give a new inspiration to society.
Russia announced that it was halting a visa-free regime for Turkish visitors post the downing of Russian plane by Turkey.
"We have to do something about the easy accessibility of weapons of war on our streets to people who have no business wielding them. Period. Enough is enough," Obama said.
Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif has said that for sustainable peace, his country is ready for talks with India without preconditions and intends to maintain friendly relations.
P.V. Sindhu is just one win away from defending her Macau Open Grand Prix Gold women's singles title as she overcame Yamaguchi 21-8, 15-21, 21-16 in the semi-final.
Martial has been an instant hit at Old Trafford after arriving from French club AS Monaco earlier this season.
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Director of Dubai Tourism Majid Al Marri, on his first visit to Kerala along with his deputy, and Chandy had an aerial view of the tourism sites in and around the capital district.
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Focus will be on Bangla literature.
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The mobile app offers a glimpse of the city during the British Raj.
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People at Arts University Bournemouth are groomed to be specialists with a distinct “maker” culture.
The 13th edition of the Kalpanirjar International Short Film Festival held at the Max Mueller Bhavan in Kolkata.
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Author JK Rowling reveals the reason behind it.
The actor will be seen essaying the role of a house husband.
The film will see the actress play a tough cop.
Statesman News Service
Kolkata, 27 January
The state election commission has launched an Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) week today to rectify, on the spot, errors in some cards.
The week which has started today will continue till 2 February.
It was decided that permanent EPIC centres would be set up in each Assembly segment so that voters who want a correction in their EPIC can do it in a day.
Currently if an EPIC correction is needed, then voters have to wait for a month, but now the correction process will be done immediately.
Mr Sunil Gupta, CEO, of the state election commission added that officers have been engaged in those permanent EPIC centres and the voters will be able to correct their EPIC within that day, if his or her name has been enrolled in the voters list.
“If a voter does not have his or her name enrolled in the voters list, then it will take some time,” he added.
Meanwhile, the state Election Commission has decided to provide best electoral practice award to block development officers (BDO) and 11 electoral registration officers. Each award comprises of a memento and cash prize worth Rs 20,000.
The best electoral practice award has already been given to district magistrates and DM, Hooghly, Mrs Manmith Nanda.
The enrolment of the new voters ~ 18-19 years of age ~ have increased substantially. A survey carried out by the state election commission found that from 1.24 per cent new voters it has increased to 3.33 per cent.