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Left Leader Buddhadeb accused of violating poll code

Kolkata, 16 April-2014(IANS): West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress has lodged a complaint with the Election Commission accusing former chief minister and CPI-M leader Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee of violating the model code of conduct, a poll official said Wednesday. Left Leader Buddhadeb accused of violating poll code “We have received a complaint …

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Kapil Sibal moves EC against Subramanian Swamy by seeking FIR

New Delhi, 16 April-2014(IANS): Law Minister Kapil Sibal has moved the Election Commission against Subramanian Swamy, saying an FIR should be lodged against the BJP leader for making a false complaint against him. Kapil Sibal moves EC against Subramanian Swamy by seeking FIR Image credit: PTI File Photo from outlookindia …

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NGO seeks Help of EC to protect Darjeeling’s strays

Siliguri, (West Bengal) 16 April-201(IANS):  Apprehending that paramilitary troopers deployed for the Lok Sabha election may harm stray dogs, an NGO has written to the Election Commission officials in Darjeeling to protect the animals. NGO seeks Help of EC to protect Darjeeling’s strays The Siliguri chapter of the People for …

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WB Police summoned Singer Babul Supriyo,BJP’s LS Candidate

Kolkata, 16 April-2014(ANI): The West Bengal police today summoned Bollywood singer and BJP candidate Babul Supriya, who is contesting from the Asansol Lok Sabha seat, under the Arms Act. WB Police summoned Singer Babul Supriyo,BJP’s  LS Candidate The Ranigunj police station summoned the BJP candidate to appear before it by …

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New York Police ends Surveillance Program on Muslims in US

New York, 16 April-2014,Jennifer Peltz(AP): Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of efforts to detect terror threats, but said there were concerns about whether other problematic practices …

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Big business and election: Time to decouple the two Comments

New Delhi, 16 April-2014, Saroj Mohanty(IANS): Politics has been integral to the Indian business milieu as building political connections is part of doing business in the country. But it is for the first time some of India’s corporate tycoons are being named openly in a charged election campaign and their close …

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Narayan Dutta Tiwari not to contest from Nainital

Lucknow, 16 April-2014(IANS: Senior Congress leader Narayan Dutt Tiwari will not contest from Uttarakhand’s Nainital Lok Sabha constituency seat, his close aides said Wednesday. Narayan Dutta Tiwari not to contest from Nainital Sources said the former chief minister of Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh wanted to contest one last time and …

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