East India Indian Subcontinent Voice

FM Nirmala gives reason to CM Mamatha over GST tax on vaccine and Oxygen

Nirmala Sitharaman said the GST on vaccines and drugs helped manufacturers claim Input Tax Credit to keep costs low.   Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said that a 5 per cent tax on vaccines and 12 per cent on medicines and oxygen concentrators was necessary to keep costs low, after a new appeal by Read More…

BJP East India TMC Votes & Polls Women

Mamata asks Amith Shah to resign for Police firing that killed 4 people

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday sought Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s resignation over firing by central forces at Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar, killing five  people.   Five people were killed, including four in the firing by CISF personnel, during the fourth phase of polling on Saturday for 44 assembly seats of West Bengal, triggering Read More…

East India South India Votes & Polls

1.5 lakh polling stations across 475 Assembly seats in the 4 states and 1 Union territory Completed

On April 6th Barring few incidents of violence in West Bengal’s Phase 3 vote, and few incidents in Tamilnadu polling in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and for the third phase in Assam were held peacefully, the Election Commission said on Tuesday evening.   Voting was held in 1.5 lakh polling stations across 475 Assembly seats Read More…

BJP East India TMC Voice

Mamatha claims Modi sells everything and only his factory of lies remains

In an advertisement in a few Kolkata newspapers on February 25, a photo of a Kolkata woman was used along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to showcase the success of the Centre’s Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY).   The ad titled ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat, Atmanirbhar Bengal’ claimed that 24 lakh families have benefitted from the Centre’s Read More…

BJP RSS TMC Votes & Polls West India Women

Severe Bone injuries in left ankle pushed Mamata to leave campaign

Senior doctor at SSKM hospital reported Preliminary medical tests conducted on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee late on Wednesday night detected severe bone injuries in her left ankle and foot, and injuries in right shoulder, forearm and neck   Doctors at the hospital decided to closely monitor Banerjee, who has been complaining of chest Read More…

South India Votes & Polls West India

EC notified Election dates for Tamilnadu Kerala Assam Westbengal Pondicherry but stoic on VVPAT counting

Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said that West Bengal will go to polls in 8 phases and Assam in three phases while Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Puducherry will have a single-phase election.   While elections to the 140-member Kerala Assembly, the 30-member Puducherry Assembly and the 234-member Tamil Nadu Assembly will be held in a Read More…

BJP East India TMC Women

Religious slogans made Mamata goes silent mode while Modi watch helpless

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee did not deliver her speech “in protest” at an event at Victoria Memorial here to mark the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose after ‘Jai Shree Ram’ slogans were raised when she was invited to speak.   She said “government programme should have some dignity” and it Read More…

BJP East India TMC Women

Yuva Morcha (BJYM) WestBengal chief & BJP’s MP wife switched to Mamata TMC party

Sujata Mondal Khan wife of BJP MP Saumitra Khan, switched over to the TMC from the saffron camp on Monday, claiming that she did not get her due recognition even after taking several risks to get her husband elected during 2019 Lok Sabha elections.   She alleged that “newly inducted, misfit and corrupt leaders” are Read More…