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Letters to the editor: Ronaldo's bold step, Indian judiciary

The Telegraph India 20 Jun 2021
This is dangerous because they have significant power to sway public opinion as Ronaldo has shown ... Calcutta ... Banerjee did not know that the petition filed by her in the Calcutta High Court will be heard by a judge who has alleged links to the BJP ... Calcutta ... But does it care? It has money power and the government machinery at its beck and call. C.K.R ... .
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Mamata elevates nephew Abhishek with key Trinamul post

The Telegraph India 05 Jun 2021
Didi is doing the groundwork for the 2024 general elections. With Abhishek’s elevation, he will play a much bigger role in the party now ...   ... Suvendu factor. Abhishek’s entry to the Trinamul had sparked a feud with another rising leader, also regarded as the satrap of another dynasty though far from the seat of power in Calcutta.
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Alapan Bandyopadhyay: Mamata’s Blue-Eyed Bureaucrat, Excellent Taskmaster Caught in Centre-State Row

Yahoo Daily News 31 May 2021
Swapan da (surname Das) – an extremely humble and popular roaming lemon tea vendor (then known to many in the corridors of power but his present whereabouts is not known) in the area – was asked by a policeman to move towards the Calcutta Stock Exchange due to ‘Charlie Mike’ movement.
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Cyclone Yaas: Thundercloud reaches skies over Calcutta and unleashes torrential rain

The Telegraph India 27 May 2021
A giant thundercloud that had drifted away from the remains of Cyclone Yaas and reached the skies over Calcutta unleashed torrential rain in the city on Thursday ... Amphan had triggered close to 250mm rain in Calcutta but the days that followed were hot and dry, made worse by power outages and the lack of water ... Tide and rain flood Calcutta.
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Play fair: Twitter vs Centre

The Telegraph India 27 May 2021
In view of the recent spate of conflict between Israel and Palestine, this nod towards the latter by a major world power could help deter further Israeli aggression ... Calcutta ... Calcutta.
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Yaas: Time for Mamata to show lessons of Amphan haven't been forgotten

The Telegraph India 25 May 2021
In an election year, people pouring out on the streets of Calcutta demanding power supply be restored would have set any leader thinking on their feet. Mamata Banerjee did the same and painted the Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation as the public enemy. She had repeatedly ...
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How Calcutta is preparing for cyclone Yaas

The Telegraph India 24 May 2021
Every ward under the Calcutta Municipal Corporation will have a team comprising personnel from the civic body, police and the power utility so the response to the impact of the impending storm is better coordinated than it had been after Amphan had devastated the city a year ago ... CESC will cut the power supply.
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Cyclone Yaas: Minister says govt ready to limit power disruption

Indian Express 22 May 2021
West Bengal Minister of Power Aroop Biswas on Friday met Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC) officials to review preparations for Cyclone Yaas, which is likely to hit the Bengal coast on May 26 ... “We held meetings with CESC officials in the city and also with power department officials in the state ... West Bengal ... Tags. CESC cyclone West Bengal ... x.
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Narada scam case: 'Orchestrated attempts' to frustrate justice, CBI tells Calcutta HC; no interim relief for arrested TMC leaders

Yahoo Daily News 19 May 2021
The Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday informed the Calcutta High Court that there were "orchestrated attempts to frustrate the course of justice" and intimidate the central agency from discharging its functions in the Narada sting case ... However, it had no bearing on the poll results as Mamata Banerjee returned to power.
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Bengal readies for cyclone next week

The Telegraph India 19 May 2021
... earliest if Calcutta and its adjoining areas were hit by the cyclone ... We don’t want a repeat of a situation where Calcutta would face power cuts for seven days and go through a severe water crisis like it had suffered after Amphan last year,” said a senior official.
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Sabarna Roy: A maestro in the post modern Indian English writing

DNA India 19 May 2021
He also plays the role of an active participant in multitudinous activities of the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage, Confederation of Indian Industries, Central Board of Irrigation and Power, Indian Geographical Committee of International Water Resources ...
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Narada case: CBI finds nothing against Mukul Roy, Poddar; sought sanction to prosecute Suvendu Adhikari, three others in 2019

The Times of India 18 May 2021
NEW DELHI ... However, they added that the investigation is still open and no clean chit has been given to anyone ... He is the leader of opposition in the state assembly ... However, it had no bearing on the poll results as Mamata Banerjee returned to power. The CBI started an investigation into the case on the direction of Calcutta High Court in April 2017 ... .
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Narada: CBI finds nothing against Roy, Poddar

The Times of India 18 May 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. Up Next. NEW DELHI ... However, they added that the investigation is still open and no clean chit has been given to anyone ... However, it had no bearing on the poll results as Mamata Banerjee returned to power. The CBI started an investigation into the case on the direction of Calcutta High Court in April 2017 ... COVID-19 Cases ... .
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Birth Anniversary Special: Mrinal Sen’s films showed politics beyond our mundane existence

The Times of India 14 May 2021
Interview’ is believed to be the first installment of Mrinal Sen's ‘Calcutta Trilogy’, the others being ‘Calcutta 71’ and ‘Padatik... Calcutta 71 (1972). ‘Calcutta 71’ narrates the violence and corruption throughout the ages ... All the stories are connected or interlinked to give a powerful statement.
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Dignified end: Covid deaths in India

The Telegraph India 02 May 2021
Calcutta ... Calcutta ... In a system where the government is voted to power by the people, citizens have every right to campaign against the party at the helm of things if they are displeased with its actions ... Calcutta ... But this does not change the actions of those wielding the levers of power.
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