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  • Onion prices in city soar

    Onion prices in city soar

    The pink vegetable was being sold at exorbitant prices of Rupees 80 or 85 depending upon the quality in the retail markets of the city.

    October 29, 2020
  • Debunking Myths About Originalism

    Debunking Myths About Originalism

    The meaning of the US Constitution is its original public meaning and its intention must be collected from its words

    October 29, 2020
  • OFB awaits field-trials of its ECWCS samples by Army

    OFB awaits field-trials of its ECWCS samples by Army

    The ECWCS will help the soldiers beat the extreme sub-zero temperature in coming months. The government owned Kolkata-based defence manufacturer, the OFB, has completed modifications on the ECWCS samples as suggested by the Army and is now awaiting field trials.

    October 29, 2020
  • Over 100 die in NBMCH during Puja

    Over 100 die in NBMCH during Puja

    Sources at the NBMCH said 103 deaths had been registered at north Bengal's premier health institute during the five days of Durga Puja beginning Sasthi, last year too.

    October 29, 2020
  • Kerala gold smuggling: Sivasankar in ED custody

    Kerala gold smuggling: Sivasankar in ED custody

    The suspended IAS officer who was undergoing treatment in the hospital was brought to the ED office in Kochi for interrogation. His arrest would be registered later, it is learnt.

    October 29, 2020
  • Right to know

    Right to know

    This essentially means that the right to information, elevated to the status of a fundamental right by judgments of the apex court, has been severely compromised.

    October 29, 2020
  • Piecemeal approach will not clean air

    Piecemeal approach will not clean air

    India's legal and regulatory framework to tackle pollution tends to be reactionary in nature

    October 29, 2020
  • Tata Group to buy majority stake in Bigbasket: Reports

    Tata Group to buy majority stake in Bigbasket: Reports

    The Tata Group already has an established grip in the traditional grocery market.

    October 29, 2020
  • First flight from B’desh under air bubble agreement lands in city

    First flight from B’desh under air bubble agreement lands in city

    Airport officials today announced that a flight from Dhaka operated by US Bangla airlines landed at the NSCBI airport at 11:10 pm with 37 passengers. The flight departed from Kolkata with 30 passengers. The officials highlighted that all safety measures were taken while more flights between Kolkata and Dhaka is expected to operate soon.

    October 29, 2020
  • Harley rides back to India with Hero

    Harley rides back to India with Hero

    As a market leader for nearly two decades, Hero MotoCorp has sold over 95 million motorcycles and scooters in cumulative sales since its inception.

    October 29, 2020
  • Left, Congress may move court on CM’s ‘hesitation’ to arrest Gurung

    Left, Congress may move court on CM’s ‘hesitation’ to arrest Gurung

    “We may move the court against the state government for its reluctance to arrest Bimal Gurung who has been charged with several cases under UAPA and killings of police personnel. It’s a game plan of Trinamul Congress just to gain political mileage ahead of assembly polls. We are verifying all papers related to the charges made against him by the administration,” Mr Bikash Bhattacharya, CPI-M MP

    October 29, 2020
  • HP starts 3 new TV channels for online education

    HP starts 3 new TV channels for online education

    Thakur said with these channels, one more facility for online studies have been made available to students in the state.

    October 29, 2020
  • Guv Dhankhar to meet Amit Shah in Delhi today

    Guv Dhankhar to meet Amit Shah in Delhi today

    Governor is expected to submit reports on law and order scenario of Bengal

    October 29, 2020
  • Himachal BJP chief hits out at Uddhav over ‘ganja fields’ barb

    Himachal BJP chief hits out at Uddhav over ‘ganja fields’ barb

    Talking to media persons, Kashyap said Uddhav's remarks were “unacceptable”. He said Himachal was also known as “Veer Bhoomi” as many youths of the state have protected the nation's borders bravely.

    October 29, 2020
  • Thai hot soup

    Thai hot soup

    This week protestors submitted a petition to the German embassy in Bangkok, asking Berlin to investigate the King over tax and visa issues relating to his residence in the southern state of Bavaria.

    October 29, 2020
  • Suga and Asia

    Suga and Asia

    Vietnam is a popular choice for Japanese firms. It is seen as the site of the next economic miracle having registered consistent high economic growth despite the pandemic. Half of the 30 Japanese firms that used a 23.5 billion yen ($222.9 million) government stimulus package to diversify supply chains in Southeast Asia targeted Vietnam

    October 29, 2020
  • Nearly 54% turnout in Bihar amidst Covid

    Nearly 54% turnout in Bihar amidst Covid

    Norms were flouted with impunity in phase I of Bihar Assembly polls.

    October 29, 2020