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Ganguly adds fire to BJP top leaders throne in thigh

Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) club house photographs of Imran Khan , Wasim Akram and Ramiz Raza, but the BJP leaders demanded only removal of Imran Khan   Following the Pulwama attack, the Cricket Club of India in Mumbai had removed the photograph of Mr. Khan from its restaurant. Other cricket associations followed suit, but Read More…

East India Kashmir Politics Voice

Post Pulwama terror strike Kashmir doctor living in 22 years in WB received threat

A Kashmiri doctor, who has been living in Kolkata for 22 years, has claimed that he has been asked to leave the city or face “dire consequences” following the Pulwama terror strike that claimed the lives of 40 CRPF men.   The doctor, however, has decided to stay put after the West Bengal government came Read More…

Politics

WB Cop Rajeev Kumar at neutral venue : CBI Questions

Questioning of Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar by CBI related to Saradha chit fund scam began in Shillong, Meghalaya capital on Saturday morning.   Kumar and three other senior police officers reached Shillong on Friday, days after the Supreme Court asked him to appear before the CBI in Shillong.   Sources said a 10-member CBI Read More…

Politics

Former CBI Interim director wife Sandhya’s properties raided by WB Police

A day before Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar’s scheduled questioning by CBI sleuths, the city police Friday conducted raids on two properties of a non-banking finance company, allegedly linked to the agency’s former interim director Nageswara Rao’s wife, a senior police officer said.   The raids were conducted in two offices of Angela Mercantiles Pvt. Read More…

East India Legal Politics

CBI Jt.Director Pankaj Shrivatsav served 45 lakhs Cheating notice by WB Police

In a dramatic turn of evens according to confirmed reports, Bhawanipore Police Station has sent notice to CBI Joint Director. It is in connection with a case of cheating amounting to Rs 45 lakh.   Bhawanipore PS has sent notice asking for CBI Joint Director to come for answering questions regarding the probe.   Admitting Read More…

East India Opinion Politics

BJP Assam Minister Sarma name is in the Saradha chit fund scam says Mamata

Mamata Banerjee’s allegation that Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma’s name figured in the Saradha chit fund scam provided ammunition to the state Congress on Monday to reiterate charges that the CBI was being misused by the ruling BJP.   “Everybody knows that his (Sarma) residence was searched by the CBI in connection with the Saradha Read More…

East India Politics Voice

Mamata dares BJP and indicated her satyagraha till 8th Feb

The CBI-Kolkata Police row Monday washed out proceedings in both houses of Parliament, even as Home Minister Rajnath Singh termed the developments in West Bengal as “unprecedented” and warned that the Centre has powers to take action.   After repeated adjournments, both the houses were adjourned for the day.   In the Lok Sabha, Trinamool Read More…

East India National Politics Supreme Court

CBI says WB Police Commissioner is accused but SC asks for evidence

Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar is a “potential accused” in the investigation into chit fund scams in Bengal, the Union government told the Supreme Court today in a flashpoint with the Mamata Banerjee government in the state.   “There are some extraordinary circumstances. The CBI Joint Director was held hostage at CBI office yesterday. We Read More…

East India National North India Politics

No food for 12 hours Mamata still at satyagraha sits in street : CBI vrs WB Police row

Mamata says she won’t have dinner although party workers got some food. Right now a makeshift enclosure is being set up on the stage by some young men so that she may have some privacy.   Mamata picks up chordless microphone and says, “Please stop it now and go home”   On stage with Mamata Read More…

East India National Opinion Politics

WB Police stops CBI officials , Mamata launches Satyagraha in Kolkata Metro

West Bengal chief minister created history in Indian politics when she stopped CBI entering Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar Residence and taking up rebellion mood further Mamata Banerjee said her struggle will continue till “the situation is resolved.”   West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee launched a Satyagraha in the heart of Kolkata on Sunday Read More…