• Sovereignty movement welcomes Smotrich initiative 20 Jan 2020 20:02 The Sovereignty movement has welcomed the initiative of Chairman Bezalel Smotrich of the National Union Party to promote the application of Israeli sovereignty over the Jordan Valley at the special Knesset meeting whose primary purpose is to deal with …
  • Day-Old Twins Dumped Inside Gutter In Port Harcourt 20 Jan 2020 19:08 The residents of a community in Port-Harcourt woke up to the new sof a day-old set of twins found dead in a gutter. The twins were reportedly found at Elikpokwodu in Rukpokwu community of Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital in the early hours of today …
  • Two deaths at Roseberry Park 'raise very serious concerns' about adult mental health services - MP 20 Jan 2020 18:34 Two reported deaths at Roseberry Park hospital have raised "very serious concerns" about the mental health facility, says Middlesbrough's MP. Andy McDonald believes questions need to be asked about the standard of care after fresh allegations …
  • Couple accused of murdering girl, 5, released from prison for her funeral 20 Jan 2020 18:19 A couple accused of murdering a five-year-old girl are to be released from prison for her funeral service, a judge ruled today. Nadia Zofia Kalinowska was discovered at the family's home in Newtownabbey, Co Antrim on Sunday, December 15. The child' …
  • IN COURT: Full list of 74 people in Gatton court today 20 Jan 2020 18:02 EACH week a number of people appear in the Gatton courts, on a range of different charges. Here is a list of everyone who is appearing in front of the Gatton Magistrates Court today, January 20. Every effort has been made to comply with non-publication ( …
  • Chinese TV series to be aired on Indonesia's broadcaster TVRI 20 Jan 2020 16:27 JAKARTA, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- A numerous score of Chinese drama series and documentaries will be aired on Indonesia's state-owned public television broadcaster TVRI for a two-year period. It is part of the cooperation between south China's Guangxi …
  • Preston sisters die in suspected gas leak in Pakistan 20 Jan 2020 15:40 Two sisters from Preston have been found dead following a suspected gas leak in Pakistan. Maria, 24, and Nadia Rehman, 17, were found collapsed on the floor of a hotel bathroom during a family trip to Gujrat to mark the anniversary of their grandfather…
  • Panel Reviews EPA Rule Changes for Scientific Studies 20 Jan 2020 12:54 The EPA's Science Advisory Board is an independent panel tasked each year with reviewing the agency's proposed changes to rules and regulations. (Adobe Stock) January 20, 2020 FRANKFURT, Ky. -- An independent panel of scientists convenes this week …
  • Byte Me #11: The Naked Philanthropist, brofanity, and muff candles 20 Jan 2020 12:22 Subscribe to our monthly Byte Me newsletter NOW! Welcome back to Byte Me, our feminist newsletter that makes everyone mad <3 Some updates from us: Cara is continuing to shock Britain with her football prowess — her team has moved up to a higher league. …
  • New Jersey Youth Symphony presents works by African American women composers at Princeton University January 26 20 Jan 2020 09:21 Says Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Helen H. Cha-Pyo, "I am thrilled to present works by African American women composers regaining the recognition they deserve in today's concert halls."     NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ, January 20, 2020 …
  • House Bill Aims to Fill Gaps in Pregnant Worker Protections 20 Jan 2020 08:38 According to federal data, there are now more women in the U.S. workforce than men, with women occupying 50.04% of positions. (Adobe Stock) January 20, 2020 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A bill in Congress that would ensure pregnant women aren't fired from …
  • Nadia Whittome, Britain’s youngest MP, on race, Rees-Mogg – and taking a massive pay cut 20 Jan 2020 07:24 When Nadia Whittome was growing up, her mother told her that, as a working-class girl of colour, she had to be twice as good as others to be judged half as good. Evidently, it was a lesson that the youngest MP to enter parliament at after last month’s …
  • British sisters die of gas leak in Mirpur 20 Jan 2020 03:43 British sisters die of gas leak in Mirpur MIRPUR: Two British sisters have been found dead in a bathroom from a suspected gas leak in Mirpur district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Maria, 24, and Nadia Rehman, 17, were discovered collapsed on the floor at a …
  • British sisters die from gas leak in Mirpur 20 Jan 2020 03:41 British sisters die from gas leak in Mirpur MIRPUR: Two British sisters have been found dead in a bathroom from a suspected gas leak in Mirpur district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Maria, 24, and Nadia Rehman, 17, were discovered collapsed on the floor at a …
  • Tragedy as Preston sisters killed in Pakistan bathroom gas leak 20 Jan 2020 03:05 A pair of sisters from Preston have been killed in Pakistan following a suspected gas leak, according to reports. Maria and Nadia Rehman, 24 and 17, were in Gujrat, Pakistan, for the anniversary of their granddad's funeral. The siblings were were found …
  • 'We can't go on this way': More than 200 brave cold for Women's March 19 Jan 2020 23:24 More than 200 women and men braved the bitter cold wind and blowing snow on Sunday to stand on the steps of Buffalo City Hall, loudly proclaiming their demands for equality for all, protections for indigenous people, justice for the oppressed and a …
  • TNO's Gym Tonic promises laughs, a chance to reflect 19 Jan 2020 22:05 Veronique Champoux performs a scene from Theatre du Nouvel-Ontario's (TNO) production of Gym Tonic in Sudbury, Ont. on Tuesday January 14, 2020. The comedy is a lighthearted look at self-esteem, body culture and physical training. The play will be at …
  • Diane Russet Looks Gorgeous As She Steps To Move Priemere In A Cleavage-Baring Outfit 19 Jan 2020 21:55 Big Brother Naija season 4 ex-housemates, Diane Russet looked drop-dead gorgeous as she stepped out for an event on Sunday. Diane at the movie premiere The reality star was one of the many guests to came out to witness the premiere of Mercy Johnson Okojie’ …
  • Pictured: British sisters aged 17 and 25 who were found dead 'after a bathroom gas leak' 19 Jan 2020 21:27 Pictured: British sisters aged 17 and 25 who were found dead 'after a bathroom gas leak' in Pakistan Maria Rehman, 25, and sister Nadia, 17, were found unconscious in their hotel Pair were rushed to hospital from Mirpur village, Pakistan, where …
  • Paul Okoye Shares Video Of His Twins, Nadia, Nathan Engaging In Swimming Competition 19 Jan 2020 20:58 Nigerian singer, Paul Okoye alias Rudeboy recently shared a video of his twins, Nadia and Nathan engaging in a swimming competition. Nigerian Singer Paul Okoye With His Twin KidsIn the video posted on Instagram, the twin babies of Paul Okoye could be seen …
  • British sisters, 17 and 24, 'gassed to death' in bathroom in Pakistan 19 Jan 2020 18:34 The British sisters who were 'gassed to death' in a bathroom in Pakistan have been pictured for the first time. Maria and Nadia Rehman, 24 and 17, were found lying unconscious on the floor at a property in Gujrat, Pakistan, on January 12. DunyaNews …
  • 2 EHS seniors vying for scholarships from Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation 19 Jan 2020 18:23 Eastside High School students (from left) Zina Ahn and Himanshi Verma have been named semifinalists in the 2020 class of the Coca-Cola Scholars Program. [SUBMITTED PHOTO] Eastside High School students Zina Ahn and Himanshi Verma have been named …
  • Netflix boss declares interest in deal with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 19 Jan 2020 17:37 Netflix’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos has declared interest in working with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, following the couple’s decision to step down as senior royals. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s departure from the royal family means they …
  • House of Lords ‘could move to York or Birmingham’ – Tory chairman 19 Jan 2020 16:36 Image copyright AFP The government is examining whether to move the House of Lords out of London, the Conservative Party chairman has said. James Cleverly told Sky News the idea was among a "range of options" being considered to "reconnect…
  • In a community celebration at Kleinhans, living proof of the hope of MLK 19 Jan 2020 16:30 It was an intense and busy weekend for Nadia Pizarro. A burst of snow in Buffalo and earthquakes in Puerto Rico touched on two of the central missions in her life. Pizzaro, co-chairwoman of the Western New York Coalition for the Homeless, plays a key role …
  • Former Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell's widow opens up about grief following her tragic death 19 Jan 2020 16:04 January 19, 2020 - 15:59 GMT Hanna Fillingham Former Emmerdale actress Leah Bracknell died in September 2019 after losing her battle with cancer and her widow Jez Hughes has opened up about dealing with the grief Leah Bracknell's husband has opened up …
  • Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha breaks down in tears over daughter's hearbreaking revelation 19 Jan 2020 14:48 January 19, 2020 - 14:39 GMT Hanna Fillingham Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha broke down in tears over her daughter Maddie's heartbreaking revelation about body image on the star's podcast, Confessions of a Modern Parent Loose Women star Nadia …
  • How tennis became the world's most fashion-forward sport 19 Jan 2020 13:14 "[Tennis] was typically a sport that focused on white and simple colouring and lines – [the Williams sisters] brought the glam," says Smith. She says the fact Serena had worked with Abloh and been a regular at fashion week (she also has an …
  • A Full House Screening for Haifa Street at Zawya Cinema 19 Jan 2020 12:05 Iraqi director Mohanad Hayal's film Haifa Street had a full house screening at Zawya Cinema last Tuesday after winning the Best Arabic Film and Best Acting Performance awards in the Horizons of Arab Cinema competition at the latest edition of the Cairo …
  • Baby on board: Sania Mirza embarks on first Grand Slam bid as a mum 19 Jan 2020 11:04 By AFP MELBOURNE: India's Sania Mirza said her baby had his own "entourage" and was waking her up at night as she heads into her first Grand Slam tournament as a mother at the Australian Open. Mirza, who will play doubles with Ukraine's …
  • Politicians Tory James Cleverley and Labour Nadia Whitmore on Meghan 'racism' on Andrew Marr Show 19 Jan 2020 10:56 Tory party chairman James Cleverly is latest figure to rubbish Megixt racism claims saying Britain is one of the most 'welcoming countries in the world' Co-Tory Party chairman said UK is 'one of least racist countries in the world' Told …
  • Incredible start to her comeback: Mahesh Bhupathi on Sania Mirza 19 Jan 2020 10:52 By IANS KOLKATA: Tennis great Mahesh Bhupathi heaped praise on his former mixed doubles partner Sania Mirza, saying it is an 'incredible' start to her road to making a comeback after the star player won the women's doubles title at Hobart …
  • Kids Times: Smithtown Girl Scouts provide comfort in times of need 19 Jan 2020 01:07 Girl Scout Troop 1781 donated a dozen stuffed Fire Truck Dalmatians to the Smithtown Fire Department on Dec. 28. The stuffed animals were purchased with funds raised during the troop’s fall nut and candy sale and will be used on the ambulances when …
  • Six alternative ideas for the latest step in Aldershot regeneration plans 19 Jan 2020 00:54 A “range of options” are being considered for the redevelopment of Parson’s Barracks car park in Aldershot. The 167-space car park, off Ordnance Road, is one of three council-owned sites, along with Union Street and Farnborough Civic Quarter, that has been …
  • SWIMMING: Grand Oaks teams take second at 22-5A meet 19 Jan 2020 00:35 MONTGOMERY COUNTY REGIONAL QUALIFIERS GIRLS 200-YARD MEDLEY RELAY 2. Grand Oaks (Madison Bauer, Kori Chambers, Rachel Sowa, Kalei Sproat) - 2:06.96 4. Porter (Nadia Coats, Jade Larsen, Sophie Sorger, Emma Theobald) - 2:10.59 5. New Caney (Katelyn Lucas, …
  • Anchorage Daily News, ProPublica win John Jay College/Harry Frank Guggenheim award for excellence in criminal justice journalism 18 Jan 2020 19:18 Anchorage Daily News reporter Kyle Hopkins has won the 2020 John Jay College/Harry Frank Guggenheim Award for Excellence in Criminal Justice Journalism. He was honored in the series category for “Lawless,” produced in partnership with ProPublica’s …
  • Makeup tutorial: Get that Golden Globe glam 18 Jan 2020 19:02 Many celebrities rocked an on-trend burgundy lip on the red carpet at the Golden Globes. Nadia Albano shows you how to get the look. Updated: January 18, 2020 While nude lipstick may feel like the safe bet, it's time to delve into the deep with a bold …
  • More snow, high winds forecast for southern Manitoba this weekend 18 Jan 2020 17:29 Drivers in Winnipeg are experiencing slow traffic and an extended parking ban after a dump of snow on Friday — and one meteorologist says the snow could also bring near-whiteout conditions to other parts of the province. Brad Vrolijk of Environment and …
  • Relief efforts underway for victims of Puerto Rico earthquake 18 Jan 2020 17:20 Those in as many as a dozen households are leaving Puerto Rico for Western New York after last month's earthquake rattled the island, but the number is likely to grow, officials say. Dozens of aftershocks have followed the 5.4-magnitude earthquake Dec. …
  • Lady Bulldogs are 2-0 in regional play 18 Jan 2020 17:05 Wilson Senn for The Newberry Observer NEWBERRY — The 10th ranked Emerald High School Lady Vikings came into the Scott Gym Tuesday evening looking to hand the Lady Bulldogs their third straight defeat in the series. Instead, Emerald never saw the positive …
  • ‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ is good, goofy fun 18 Jan 2020 16:23 New on Blu-ray “Zombieland: Double Tap” (Sony DVD, $19.96; Blu-ray, $34.99; 4K, $45.99; also available on VOD) Ten years after the horror-comedy “Zombieland” became a surprise hit with critics and moviegoers, the cast reunites with director Ruben Fleischer …
  • Clearview Township council looks to fill vacancy 18 Jan 2020 14:57 On what would’ve been Ed Christie’s 80th birthday, Clearview Township council officially declared the late councillor’s Ward 1 seat vacant. Council will appoint the next member of council. At their Jan. 27 meeting, members of council will bring forward …
  • Make a splash with this season's swimsuit update 18 Jan 2020 14:04 Whether it’s a one-piece or a bikini, our stunning swimwear update will take you far beyond the beach. Just add water! Bondi Born “Matilda” top, $160, and “Nadia” bottoms, $120. Louise Olsen x Alex and Trahanas “Chifferi” hoop earrings, $240 (small) and $ …
  • Sania Mirza scripts dream return, wins Hobart International 18 Jan 2020 12:28 Hobart: Sania Mirza staged a winning comeback on the tennis court as she along with her Ukranian partner Nadia Kichenok on Saturday won the Hobart International tournament. The duo defeated Zhang Shuai and Peng Shuai of China 6-4, 6-4 in the finals. Mirza …
  • Why are Arabs Turning to Veganism? 18 Jan 2020 12:18 Veganism is on the rise for many reasons. More people are becoming mindful of their food, the effects their meals have on animals, the environment and their own health.  With factory farming being more popular than ever, people are finding it harder to …
  • Intellectuals opposing Citizenship Act are 'devils', 'parasites', says Dilip Ghosh 18 Jan 2020 07:17 By ANI HOWRAH: Known for his foot-in-mouth remarks, West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh has described the "intellectuals" opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) as "spineless", "devils" and "parasites". …
  • Sania Mirza wins Hobart International tournament 18 Jan 2020 07:03 Hobart [Australia], Jan 18 (ANI): Sania Mirza staged a winning comeback on the tennis court as she along with her Ukranian partner Nadia Kichenok on Saturday won the Hobart International tournament. The duo defeated Zhang Shuai and Peng Shuai of China 6-4, …
  • TransLink reviewing ice removal operations after back-to-back SkyTrain track issues 18 Jan 2020 06:07 TransLink says it will be reviewing its ice removal procedures on SkyTrain tracks after back-to-back service disruptions brought busy commutes to a halt this week. Expo Line trains were forced to single-track or turn around altogether from downtown …
  • Judicial races crowded with more than 100 candidates 18 Jan 2020 05:37 Judicial candidates, family, friends, colleagues and at least one campaign manager huddled around a row of monitors inside the Clark County Government Center as the clock crept toward 5 p.m. on Friday.A total of 136 candidates entered the fray for 32 …
  • Four die as newly constructed plaza falls on house 18 Jan 2020 04:12 Four die as newly constructed plaza falls on house MINGORA: Four persons, including two children, died and two others injured when the roof of a house collapsed after a newly-constructed building collapsed and fell on it here on Friday. According to the …
  • Outside in 18 Jan 2020 03:56 It was remarkable to see Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias taking up his seat at the cabinet table as one of Spain's deputy prime ministers this week. Iglesias, who formed the anti-establishment party in 2014 on the back of the "indignados" …
  • Burglars rob store, then torch it 18 Jan 2020 02:26 January 17, 2020 PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has announced the Chancellor’s list for the Fall 2019 semester. To qualify for the Chancellor’s List, a student must maintain a grade-point average of 3.7, out of 4.0, while taking at …
  • Dickson 27th in IBU Cup biathlon sprint 18 Jan 2020 00:15 Emily Dickson’s World Cup seasoning paid off for her Friday on the IBU Cup biathlon slopes in Brezno-Osrblie, Slovenia. Fresh from racing two World Cup events last week in Germany, the 22-year-old from Burns Lake blasted to a 27th-place finish out of 85 …
  • Entrepreneur carves out a wine niche in Beer City 17 Jan 2020 23:05 Greater Grand Rapids has become synonymous with beer over the past several years.  But Kris Mathis wants people to know Grand Rapids not only for its beer but also for its wine. So, he took matters into his own hands by creating Raise A Glass Wine Tours …
  • Creators of Bodyguard and Line of Duty to make new BBC thriller inspired by Scotland's nuclear weapons base 17 Jan 2020 22:26 The long-running controversy over the housing of the UK’s nuclear weapons system in the west coast of Scotland is to be centre stage in a major new BBC drama announced by the creators of Bodyguard and Line of Duty. Game of Thrones and Downton Abbey star …
  • Shape the Future of CEA Energy Policy at IAES Conference – Special Discount for Growers 17 Jan 2020 21:27 As California policy makers develop codes for Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA), Resource Innovation Institute (RII) will convene the inaugural Indoor Agriculture Energy Solutions (IAES) Conference, connecting policy makers, utility program managers …
  • Women ready to march in streets again 17 Jan 2020 20:17 Three years ago, women and their allies nationwide marched to stand up for women’s rights, catalyze change and protest the inauguration of President Donald Trump in what has been reported as potentially the largest single-day protest in U.S. history. On …
  • 5 Players Who Can Break Into Super Eagles in 2020 17 Jan 2020 16:53 Abuja, Nigeria, and Oulu, Finland — Off the field, Daniel “The Bull” Amokachi rarely raises his voice. He speaks in a modulated, lyrical drawl, tilting his head up and to the side when he talks. I had written to him asking for a chat after missing him in …
  • T.I.'s son King caught throwing punches during violent brawl in school bathroom 17 Jan 2020 16:39 T.I. and Tiny's son was caught on-camera as he threw punches during a violent brawl with his classmate in their school's bathroom. King Harris, 15, was filmed during the brawl which instantly went viral, a few kids idly stood by and watched the …
  • ‘Shot like dogs’: Union minister Babul Supriyo objects to Bengal BJP chief's remarks 17 Jan 2020 15:22 A file photo of union minister Babul Supriyo Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Monday objected to the remarks of party colleague and the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) West Bengal President Dilip Ghosh, who on Sunday had stated at a public rally that anti- …
  • kenyan Female Artist ‘Nadia’ reveals she is dating top american rapper J Cole 17 Jan 2020 08:58 Kenyan Musician Nadia Mukami has revealed that she is dating American rapper by the name Jermaine Lamarr Cole popularly known as J.Cole. In a post her Instagram page on Thursday, Nadia poured out all the love that she shares with J.Cole. In a statement, …
  • Uhuru Cabinet changes revive hope for gender parity 17 Jan 2020 07:59 By KAMAU MAICHUHIE More by this Author By MORAA OBIRIA More by this Author The changes in government announced on Tuesday by President Uhuru Kenyatta have raised a ray of hope for a gender balanced public service. In the fresh changes, Mr Kenyatta …
  • A Journey Through History on Armenian Street in Singapore 17 Jan 2020 07:55 BY GUS GOMEZ Singapore visitors are—with good reason—impressed by the marvelous architecture of the Raffles Hotel and many other prominent buildings in this island nation located at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, which includes Malaysia and …
  • Sania Mirza cruises into women's doubles finals of Hobart International 17 Jan 2020 07:21 Hobart: Sania Mirza and her Ukrainian partner Nadia Kichenok on Friday progressed to the women's double finals of the Hobart International. The duo defeated Marie Bouzkova and Tamara Zidansek 7-6, 6-2 in about an hour and 33 minutes.   Mirza and …
  • Friday briefing: Trump did break law, says watchdog 17 Jan 2020 07:09 Top story: ‘President was aware’, says Ukraine fixer Hello, Warren Murray with a mix of Friday’s news picked for you. Donald Trump has been hit with new allegations of wrongdoing by an agency within his own administration over the Ukraine affair. As the …
  • Wallace, Dallas rebound from girls basketball loss with big victory 17 Jan 2020 06:36 DALLAS TWP. — Apparently, the Dallas Mountaineers don’t like losing very much. So Deanna Wallace, Lauren Charlton and the rest of the Mountaineers felt it critical to get back on the winning track. Using strong inside moves, Wallace proved a perfect …
  • Sport evolves when records are broken, says gymnastics legend Shannon Miller 17 Jan 2020 06:33 With seven Olympic (1992 & 1996) and nine World Championship medals, Shannon Miller is one of the greatest gymnast ever. Now 42, Miller has added a few more strings to her bow: TV pundit, marathoner, health advocate, and ovarian cancer survivor. The …
  • FPC holds off New Smyrna Beach for Five Star girls weightlifting title 17 Jan 2020 02:52 Chris Boyle @ChrisBoyleDBNJ Thursday Jan 16, 2020 at 2:46 PM Anniel Buchanan, Lexi Buchanan, Jasmine Hattani and Nadia Hattani won individual golds for the Bulldogs. Led by four individual champions, Flagler Palm Coast reclaimed the Five Star girls …
  • Keeping the flame alive MALAYSIANSKINI | Classical Indian dance icon Ramli Ibrahim has never backed down from defending his art and he’s not about to be quiet now. Nadia Azam 2020-01-17 08:11:00+08:00 1 17 Jan 2020 02:22 MALAYSIANSKINI | Ramli Ibrahim is an iconic Malaysian, a top achiever in his field. Born in Kajang (on May 20, 1953) he has devoted his life to the cause of Indian classical dance. Now aged 67, Ramli was a recipient of India's fourth-highest civilian …
  • Beaudry draws World Cup anchor position 17 Jan 2020 02:18 Sarah Beaudry of Prince George will race the anchor leg for Canada Friday in the BWM IBU World Cup biathlon 4 X 6 kilometre women's relay in Ruhpolding, Germany. The 25-year-old Beaudry will join forces with Nadia Moser of Whitehorse, Yukon, Emma …
  • TTFA makes new appointments 17 Jan 2020 01:58 National senior team coach Terry Fenwick now has a full technical staff, his assistant Derek King has also been given responsibility for the national Under-20 team in a second spell, and Dion La Foucade is the latest technical director. The appointments …
  • 5 Most paired Nollywood actors 17 Jan 2020 01:07 RMD & Stella Damasus By Jennifer Okundia The movie space is one where creatives come together to make magic. From scripting to a selection of the perfect fit for a role, to production and then the final result of having an interesting movie that can …
  • On hot streak, Cheshire hockey at its best in tight games 17 Jan 2020 00:36 The Cheshire High boys hockey team has a knack for winning close games this season, taking four of five one-goal decisions, including the last two by 2-1 scores over East Catholic and North Branford, respectively, this week. By MARK JAFFEE The Rams (6-3) …
  • DSG funds events with Nobel Peace Prize recipient and deaf America's Next Top Model winner 17 Jan 2020 00:11 Duke will play host to a couple of big prize-winners this spring with Nadia Murad and Nyle DiMarco coming to speak on campus. The Duke Student Government Senate approved $21,519 in Student Organization Finance Committee funding and $715.97 from the …
  • Just add water 16 Jan 2020 23:44 1/4 Bondi Born “Matilda” top, $160, and “Nadia” bottoms, $120. Louise Olsen x Alex and Trahanas “Chifferi” hoop earrings, $240 (small) and $290 (large). Holly Ryan “Picasso” gold necklace, $420, and “Joan” gold necklace, $540 (all jewellery worn …
  • IN COURT: Full names of 177 people in Ipswich court today 16 Jan 2020 22:18 EVERY effort has been made to comply with non-publication (suppression) orders or statutory provisions prohibiting publication that may apply to this information. The onus remains on any person using this information or material from court files to ensure …
  • Chubb Names Côté as Head of Major Accts, Europe; Brionne as France Country President 16 Jan 2020 20:11 Chubb announced a series of changes to its European leadership team: a new head of Major Accounts for Europe; a new country president for France and a new director of Accident & Health Continental Europe. Nadia Côté has been appointed head of its Major …
  • Has refugee fatigue struck Europe? 16 Jan 2020 19:33 Despite the migrant crisis emergency declared in May of 2019, countries like Spain, Germany, France, Italy, and the UK continue to experience an influx of migrants who seek refuge. Upon arrival in Europe, migrants are dubbed as 'illegal', and many …
  • Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh warned over 'shoot protestors like dog' comment 16 Jan 2020 19:00 By Express News Service KOLKATA: Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh has been issued a word of caution by the party’s national leadership for his comment threatening to shoot and kill those involved in damaging public property in the same way as UP and Assam. …
  • Passengers manhandle driver for not stopping train at station in West Bengal's Nadia district 16 Jan 2020 18:38
  • Sania Mirza continues dream comeback with semi-final entry at Hobart International 16 Jan 2020 18:18 Sania Mirza and her Ukrainian partner Nadia Kichenok on Thursday advanced to the women's doubles semi-finals of the Hobart International. The duo defeated USA's pair of Vania King and Christina McHale 6-2, 4-6, 10-4. On Tuesday, they had won …
  • Spain’s new government could play an outsized European role 16 Jan 2020 18:17 Its opponents call it the “Frankenstein government”. The centre-left Socialist (PSOE) and hard-left Unidas Podemos (UP) parties that will make up Spain’s first coalition government since the pre-Franco era hold only 155 of 350 parliamentary seats and …
  • Biathletes Dickson, Campbell finish 11th in IBU Cup race 16 Jan 2020 18:02 Emily Dickson struggled in her first two rounds of shooting but had her rifle on target in the anchor leg of Wednesday's IBU Cup biathlon race in Bresno-Osrblie, Slovenia. Dickson of Burns Lake and Carsen Campbell of Bedeque, P.E.I., teamed up to …
  • Ofsted investigated over 100 unregistered faith schools since 2016 16 Jan 2020 17:55 Over 100 unregistered faith 'schools' were investigated in England between January 2016 and August 2019, inspectors have said, although there was only one successful prosecution in that time. Religious instruction was the "core purpose" …
  • Moberly Lady Greyhounds jet past Roadrunners of State Fair CC in a 114-49 rout 16 Jan 2020 17:50 Chatori Tyler led six of her teammates that also reached double figures scoring a game-high 22 points while knocking down six 3-pointers and had 10 rerbounds Wednesday when Moberly Area Community College women hammered State Fair CC at its home court …
  • Eve, Jack, Jeffrey and La Foucade are in, but no room for Cooper as TTFA appoints coaches 16 Jan 2020 16:14 The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) made over two dozen technical appointments in a marathon meeting last night with Dion La Foucade, Angus Eve and Kelvin Jack among the new inclusions into the national pool. However, technical committee …
  • Sacred Roman wins Byculla Club Trophy 16 Jan 2020 14:19 Sacred Roman, ridden by Leigh Roche, won the Byculla Club Trophy, the main event of Thursday’s (Jan. 16) races here. The winner is owned by Mr. & Mrs. Cyrus Palia. P. Shroff trains the winner. 1. MAGIC TOUCH PLATE DIV. II (1,200m), Cl. V, rated 4 to 30 …
  • Iran admits days of lies on downed jet 16 Jan 2020 10:32 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Iran's top diplomat acknowledged Wednesday that Iranians "were lied to" for days after the Islamic Republic accidentally shot down a Ukrainian jetliner. The admission came as new surveillance footage purported …
  • West Bengal: Passengers manhandle driver for not stopping train at station 16 Jan 2020 10:10 By: PTI | Kolkata | Published: January 16, 2020 3:34:22 pm “The passengers alleged that the driver was drunk”, officials said. (Representational image) Driver of a suburban train in Eastern Railway’s Sealdah-Shantipur section was manhandled by passengers …
  • Employment Data: NC's Metro Areas on Up and Up 16 Jan 2020 09:16 The North Carolina Department of Commerce projects around 380,000 new jobs will be added to the state by 2026. (Adobe Stock) January 16, 2020 RALEIGH, N.C. -- Unemployment rates decreased in 92 of North Carolina's 100 counties last November, according …
  • New Rule Removes Barriers to Dental Care for Low-Income NC Residents 16 Jan 2020 09:03 More than one in four adults ages 20-64 have untreated dental cavities, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. January 16, 2020 CARY, N.C. -- The State Board of Dental Examiners on Thursday is expected to approve a new rule that would …
  • Nadia Reid Shares Second Single "Get The Devil Out" From Spacebomb Records Debut 16 Jan 2020 07:36 New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Today, Nadia Reid shares "Get The Devil Out," a gospel-like reflection on internal demons that's less an exorcism than a benediction. "I'm making friends with who I used to be / she's a little …
  • Nadia Reid at Shed 6 in April 15 Jan 2020 00:08 Press Release – The Label Today, Nadia Reid shares “Get The Devil Out,” a gospel-like reflection on internal demons that’s less an exorcism than a benediction. “ I’m making friends with who I used to be / she’s a little shorter, a little lighter,” …
  • Nadia Reid shares 'Get The Devil Out' 14 Jan 2020 21:22 Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 10:03 am Press Release: The Label Today, Nadia Reid shares “Get The Devil Out,” a gospel-like reflection on internal demons that’s less an exorcism than a benediction. “I’m making friends with who I used to be / she’s a …
  • Locarno Festival’s Nadia Dresti Steps Down; Valentina Merli... 13 Jan 2020 11:33 Photo: Courtesy Diane Arques/Locarno Film Festival Photo: Courtesy Diane Arques/Locarno Film Festival Photo: Courtesy Diane Arques/Locarno Film Festival Locarno Festival’s Nadia Dresti Steps Down; Valentina Merli Heads Industry (EXCLUSIVE) …
  • Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha star addresses problems in family in honest new video 12 Jan 2020 13:41 January 12, 2020 - 13:16 GMT Hanna Fillingham Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha has opened up about the problems she faces with her teenage daughters in an honest new video Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha is renowned for being incredibly honest about all …
  • INTERVIEW: Nadia Abu Sarah: the ambitious woman in charge of Aramex finances 12 Jan 2020 08:42 DUBAI: Not many women make it to the rank of chief financial officer (CFO) in the Middle East. There are only three working in that role at the 85 companies listed on the Dubai Financial Market and Nasdaq Dubai, for example. Nadia Abu Sarah of Aramex is …
  • Cairo Local Time 09 01 2020 Dr Nadia El Shahie 09 Jan 2020 23:58
  • A pictorial tribute to Fearless Nadia on her 111th birth anniversary 08 Jan 2020 01:25 By Shaikh Ayaz In Vishal Bhardwaj's Rangoon (2017), Kangana Ranaut played Miss Julia, an action star of the 1940s at a time when much of the world lay in the throes of war while Indian independence movement is in full swing. Julia's filmmaking …
  • Seattle-area Instagram star Nadia Tommalieh shares her top food photo tips — plus an excellent soup recipe 07 Jan 2020 15:17 THE SAYING IN Arabic on Seattle-area Instagram star Nadia Tommalieh‘s bio translates to “The eye eats before the mouth.” She’s a self-taught food photographer and a self-professed lover, if not obsesser, of food styling — her sons got so impatient with all …
  • Recipe for solidarity: How Indian protesters are being fed 17 Jan 2020 09:39 New Delhi, India - A group of Sikh farmers from the northern state of Punjab arrived at New Delhi's Shaheen Bagh, picked a spot under a pedestrian bridge, and began to unpack its wares - a gas stove, huge utensils, and provisions - and fired up a …
  • Eco-friendly bags made by Kolkata jail inmates for Gangasagar pilgrims 16 Jan 2020 11:41 Image Source : FILE Eco-friendly bags made by Kolkata jail inmates for Gangasagar pilgrims In an effort to make the Gangasagar Mela in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district plastic-free, around 150 inmates of two correctional homes in the city have …
  • 50 lakh pilgrims take holy dip at Gangasagar on Makar Sankranti 16 Jan 2020 07:54 Image Source : PTI 50 lakh pilgrims take holy dip at Gangasagar on Makar Sankranti (Representational Image) Around 50 lakh pilgrims from different parts of the country, and neighboring Bangladesh and Nepal, took a holy dip on the confluence of the Ganga …
  • 40 lakh mark Makar Sankranti with a holy dip in Gangasagar 16 Jan 2020 02:23 People wait for a ferry at a Kolkata ghat after taking dip in the Ganga on Makar Sankranti on Wednesday. (PTI) More than 40 lakh pilgrims from all across the country and abroad took the holy dip in Gangasagar on the occasion of Makar Sankranti on Wednesday …
  • Four arrested for duping SBI of INR 40 lakh by forged NSCs 15 Jan 2020 04:12 Kolkata, Jan. 14 (IANS): Four persons have been arrested from the city and its nearby areas for allegedly duping the SBI of INR 40 lakh which they obtained as loan by submitting forged National Savings Certificates (NSC) as collateral, a police officer …
  • Ganga Sagar Mela starts today amid tight security 14 Jan 2020 02:02 People have already started visiting Ganga Sagar for holy dip. (Express file photo) With the annual Ganga Sagar Mela in South 24 Parganas district kicking off on Tuesday, the state government has made an elaborate arrangement for lakhs of people who come …
  • Modi in Kolkata LIVE Updates: PM Modi renames Kolkata Port Trust after Shyama Prasad Mukherjee 12 Jan 2020 07:40 PM Narendra Modi at Netaji indoor stadium during the celebration of 150 years of Kolkata Port Trust. (Express Photo: Partha Paul) Prime Minister Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Kolkata, on Sunday named the Kolkata Port Trust as Shyama Prasad Mukherjee …
  • LIVE: Citizenship Act is not a law to take citizenship, it is a law to grant citizenship, says PM Modi 12 Jan 2020 04:29 Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks at an event to mark the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananada in Belur Math. (Photo: ANI) Prime Minister Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Kolkata, is likely to share stage with Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee …
  • Mamata tells Modi to withdraw CAA, then joins dharna 11 Jan 2020 23:52 Prime Minister Narendra Modi met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata as a courtesy visit. (Source: PMO India) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said she had asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to repeal the new …
  • Indian Navy deploys special diving team at Gangasagar Mela in West Bengal 10 Jan 2020 09:31 In case of carrying out any rescue and relief operations at the Gangasagar Mela in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal, a specialist diving team has been deployed by the Indian Navy, on a special request from the government of the state. The Indian …
  • Trinamool student arm to start indefinite sit-in against CAA 09 Jan 2020 13:01 Kolkata, Jan 9 (IANS) In what could turn out to be the Bengal version of Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh protest, the Trinamool Congress’ student arm will start an indefinite sit-in against the new citizenship law in the heart of the city from Friday. Making the …
  • High level meeting underway at MHA; Amit Shah, Ajit Doval present | Live 09 Jan 2020 11:05 Jan 09, 2020 3:45 PM (IST) Posted by Priya Jaiswal High level meeting underway at MHA; Amit Shah, Ajit Doval present Union Home Minister Amit Shah is holding a high-level meeting with National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and other top officials in …
  • Violence, arson across Bengal as strikers try to enforce Bharat bandh 09 Jan 2020 09:42 By Express News Service KOLKATA: West Bengal witnessed large-scale violence as irate protesters torched five police vehicles in Malda district and vandalised at least 25 state government buses across the state during the Bharat bandh called by 17 Left …
  • Centre allots funds to Kumbh Mela but not to Gangasagar: Mamata Banerjee 09 Jan 2020 01:08 Banerjee visited an ashram at Gangasagar and met sants who asked her to build more toilets and roads. She promised that the district administration would make all the arrangements for them. A mobile application, robust transportation arrangements, CCTV …
  • Govt spreading hatred through CAA-NRC, says Ayodhya sant 09 Jan 2020 00:56 Though Prime Minister Narendra Modi had recently clarified that the NRC would not be implemented, a BJP booklet in Bengali stated that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) would be followed by NRC. A religious leader from Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya on …
  • Bandh for cheap publicity: Mamata Banerjee 08 Jan 2020 22:24 Kolkata: Sporadic incidents of violence were reported from various parts of West Bengal as trade union activists backed by Left and Congress members tried to enforce the 24-hour strike. The strikers blocked trains and road traffic in several parts of the …
  • Mamata Banerjee on NPR: When enumerators come, don’t give any info 08 Jan 2020 01:45 Written by Atri Mitra | South 24 Parganas | Published: January 8, 2020 4:35:01 am Banerjee was addressing a public meeting after inaugurating some government projects at Patharpratima, a block in South 24 Parganas district near Sunderbans. (File photo/ …
  • 'Humanity is religion': Kapil Muni temple chief priest criticises Citizenship Act 07 Jan 2020 10:33 By PTI GANGA SAGAR: The chief priest of Kapil Muni temple, Mahant Gyan Das has criticised the contentious amended Citizenship Act, saying "humanity is the religion". Speaking to reporters, the chief priest of the temple located at Ganga Sagar in …
  • We support protests against CAA, NRC, but not bandhs: Mamata Banerjee 07 Jan 2020 01:40 The CM said the country is already going through an economic crisis. “Bandh will harass people more. I can’t support the harassment of the people.” (File/Express Photo/Partha Paul) Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said she was in favour of …
  • JNU violence: Brazen attack on students a fascist surgical strike by BJP, says Mamata 07 Jan 2020 01:39 CM Mamata Banerjee at Kapil muni temple in Ganga Sagar, South 24 Parganas, on Monday. (Express photo) Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday termed the attack on students and teachers at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in Delhi a “fascist surgical …
  • Fascist surgical strike by BJP: Mamata Banerjee 06 Jan 2020 22:32 Banerjee said that she felt ashamed to say anything in view of how dangerously an attack was carried out on democracy in a planted way. Kolkata: Denouncing the violence at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee …
  • Put genie back in bottle 31 Dec 2019 21:59 Are Tamil-speaking children of Bengali Hindu migrants to Chennai entitled to jobs in the state government? How about the Marathi-speaking children from Bihar, who grew up in Maharashtra? (Illustration by C R Sasikumar) In 2014, then candidate Narendra Modi …
  • West Bengal 2019: Topsy-turvy times 31 Dec 2019 04:59 For Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee 2019 was a year of lows and highs. After the party’s below par performance in the Lok Sabha elections, she took the mantle of the opposition over citizenship law and NRC to corner the BJP. (Source: Partha Paul …
  • Ahead of Ganga Sagar mela, ISKCON to set up permanent kitchen at Sagar Islands 28 Dec 2019 07:38 The kitchen will be built ahead of Ganga Sagar mela. (Express photo) Ahead of Ganga Sagar mela, 2020, ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) is all set to launch a permanent, semi-mechanised, compact kitchen, capable of providing meal to …
  • Streetwise Kolkata: How Tollygunge is linked to Tipu Sultan 27 Dec 2019 11:48 Written by Neha Banka | Kolkata | Updated: December 27, 2019 5:04:01 pm The clubhouse on the grounds of Tollygunge Club in Kolkata. The club is preparing for its New Year’s Eve party with stage equipment on its grounds. (Express photo: Neha Banka) Most …
  • To win over refugees in Bengal, BJP prints three lakh booklets on Citizenship Act 23 Dec 2019 03:59 By Express News Service KOLKATA: In line with its Citizenship (Amendment) Act gambit, the BJP has printed 3 lakh booklets elaborating how the amended law will ensure citizenship for refugees in Trinamool Congress-ruled West Bengal. During its campaigns, …
  • Internet shut down in Delhi today: Mobile internet suspended over anti-CAA protests 19 Dec 2019 10:25 By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: December 19, 2019 3:31:24 pm Anti-Citizenship Act protests: Mobile internet shutdown in parts of Delhi, confirm Airtel and Vodafone (Representational Image: Bloomberg) Amid heavy protests against the Citizenship ( …
  • Citizenship Act protests: IPS officer injured in bomb attack in Bengal  18 Dec 2019 06:26 Express News Service KOLKATA:  Protestors against the amended Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) hurled bombs at the police on Tuesday injuring an IPS officer and two other police personnel at Sankrail, near Howrah on Tuesday.DCP (headquarters), Howrah, Ajit …
  • 354 held as protests continue in West Bengal 17 Dec 2019 11:53 Protests against the amended Citizenship Act continued in parts of West Bengal for the fifth consecutive day today even as police arrested 354 people in connection with the arson and violence. Agitators raised slogans against the new Citizenship Act at …
  • Won’t act as trial court, approach HC first: SC on anti-CAA violence in Murshidabad 17 Dec 2019 10:31 A file photo of Supreme Court The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the petitioners who had approached it to take cognisance of the violence over the citizenship act to knock on the doors of High Court first. Hearing a plea on the violence over the …
  • Citizenship Act stir: Protests in some parts of Bengal, Mamata to hit streets again Tuesday 17 Dec 2019 07:47 By PTI KOLKATA: Protests were reported from some parts of West Bengal for the fifth day on Tuesday against the amended Citizenship Act. Agitators raised slogans against the new Citizenship Act at Basirhat in North 24 Parganas district. The police has …
  • WB: Internet services to remain suspended in Howrah till 5 pm today 17 Dec 2019 05:43 Howrah (West Bengal) [India], Dec 17 (ANI): The internet services in Howrah district of West Bengal will remain suspended till 5 pm on Tuesday, officials said. The internet services were temporarily suspended in some districts of West Bengal as a …
  • Explained: Shutting down the Internet 17 Dec 2019 01:21 The Department of Telecommunications does not maintain data on shutdowns ordered by states. On Monday, the Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC), the global tracker for Internet shutdowns, was inundated with messages of shutdowns across the country — a …
  • Anti-CAA protests continue to hit rail, road traffic in Bengal 16 Dec 2019 19:18 Kolkata, Dec 17 (IANS) Anti-Citizenship Amendment Act agitators threw stones at a local passenger train, and tried to block rail and road traffic in various districts of West Bengal on the fourth day of protests on Monday. The Sealdah-Laxmikantapur Local …
  • Citizenship Act protests LIVE updates: Priyanka Gandhi stages a sit-in at India Gate 16 Dec 2019 12:11 The Opposition parties also condemned the police action in Delhi's Jamia Millia Islamia and targeted the Centre. Demanding a judicial inquiry, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said, "Police can't enter into university premises without the …
  • IPL Auction: Teams alert to situation in Kolkata 16 Dec 2019 10:34 NEW DELHI: The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) has led to widespread protests across the country and one of the majorly affected areas is West Bengal. In fact, with the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction in Kolkata a little over 72 hours away, franchises …
  • Citizenship Act stir: Ignoring Governor's criticisms, Mamata leads mega rally in Kolkata 16 Dec 2019 08:44 By PTI KOLKATA: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee hit the streets of Kolkata on Monday along with thousands of partymen and vowed not to allow the proposed country-wide NRC and the amended Citizenship Act in West Bengal. The TMC supremo began the protest …
  • Internet snapped in 6 Bengal districts as protests against Citizenship Act continue 16 Dec 2019 08:41 Image Source : PTI PHOTO Protests against Citizenship Act continue in Bengal Internet services in six districts of West Bengal were suspended as protests over the amended Citizenship Act rocked parts of the state for the third consecutive day on Sunday. …
  • Mamata rally against Citizenship Act LIVE updates: Mega protest in Kolkata today 16 Dec 2019 06:10 Scrambling to cope with the spurt in violence, the state government suspended Internet services in four districts and parts of two others while police resorted to lathicharge to disperse protesters who ransacked shops and burnt tyres to block roads in …
  • Citizenship Act stir: Road and rail blockades in Bengal as protests enter day four 16 Dec 2019 05:53 By PTI KOLKATA: Protests over the amended Citizenship Act continued in Bengal for the fourth consecutive day on Monday, with incidents of road and rail blockades reported from various parts of the state, officials said. In East Midnapore and Murshidabad …
  • Mamata's rally against CAA is unconstitutional : WB Governor 16 Dec 2019 05:33 Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Dec 16 (ANI): With West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee opening front against the centre over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 as she is averse to its implementation in the state, Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar is at …
  • Citizenship Law: As protests flare in Bengal buses, railway stations hit; NIA books Assam activist 15 Dec 2019 21:17 A protest in Dibrugarh on Saturday. (PTI) VIOLENT PROTESTS against the new citizenship law Sunday spilled over to a third day in West Bengal, where protesters vandalised at least 15 railway stations and two local trains, and blocked roads across the state. …
  • West Bengal suspends internet in four districts for 48 hours 15 Dec 2019 21:00 Kolkata/Behrampore: Failing to control the large-scale violent protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) across West Bengal, the Mamata Banerjee government has suspended Internet services in four …
  • Divisive Citizenship Law: Anger simmers in parts of India 15 Dec 2019 19:31 Protests against a divisive new citizenship law continued in West Bengal, Assam and Delhi yesterday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused Congress and its allies of raising storm over the law. A railway station in Malda was set on fire and angry …
  • Internet services suspended temporarily in some parts of West Bengal 15 Dec 2019 18:55 Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Dec 15 (ANI): Internet services have been suspended temporarily as a precautionary measure in some districts of West Bengal, sources said. The internet was suspended in some parts of the districts of Uttar Dinajpur, Malda, …
  • Anti-CAA stir: Violent protests rock Jamia, AMU; Bengal boils, uneasy calm in Assam 15 Dec 2019 17:45 NEW DELHI: Violent protests erupted near Jamai Millia Islamia in Delhi and at the Aligarh Muslim University in Uttar Pradesh, while West Bengal plunged deeper into chaos on Sunday during the stir over the new citizenship law with incidents of arson and …
  • Bengal govt shuts down internet in parts of state 15 Dec 2019 15:17 Image Source : PTI Bengal govt shuts down internet in parts of state West Bengal government on Sunday suspended internet services in some parts of the state following continuing violence by protesters railing against the new citizenship law (CAA). Making …
  • Explained: The problem with shutting down the Internet 15 Dec 2019 14:01 Worldwide, Internet shutdowns are typically used when there is civil unrest, in order to block the flow of information about government actions or to end communication among activists and prevent the spread of rumours and fake news. After large parts of …
  • Major upheavel in West Bengal as anti-CAA protesters obstruct key highways 15 Dec 2019 13:03 Amid CAB protests US, Canada issues travel advisory for citizens: 'Avoid 'non-essential' travel to Northeast' West Bengal is in a state of chaos after the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protesters took to the streets for the third day …
  • AAI provides food to stranded passengers at Guwahati Railway Station | Live 15 Dec 2019 12:34 Dec 15, 2019 6:03 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha Man shot dead in Uttarakahnd's Haldwani A man was shot dead in broad daylight in Haldwani of Nainital district, police said on Sunday. Dec 15, 2019 6:02 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha Over 1,600 …
  • Internet services suspended in 5 districts of Bengal amid Citizenship Act stir 15 Dec 2019 09:45 Kolkata: Internet services were on Sunday suspended in five districts of West Bengal, amid violent protests against the amended Citizenship Act across the state, a senior government official said. According to the official, the government has decided to …
  • Violent anti-Citizenship Act protest enters third day in Bengal, internet services suspended 15 Dec 2019 09:11 By PTI KOLKATA: Protests over the amended Citizenship Act continued in various parts of Bengal for the third consecutive day on Sunday as sporadic incidents of violence were reported from Nadia, Birbhum, North 24 Parganas and Howrah districts of the state, …
  • Anti-CAA protesters obstruct key highways in Bengal 15 Dec 2019 08:16 Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) Anti-CAA protesters took to the streets for the third day at a stretch in West Bengal, as they felled trees and burnt tyres to obstruct key national and state highways on Sunday. At one place in 24 Parganas North district, protesters …
  • Anti-CAB stir: Spiralling violence in Bengal; curfew relaxed in parts of Assam, Meghalaya 15 Dec 2019 07:13 Citizenship Act: Spiralling violence in West Bengal; curfew relaxed in parts of Assam, Meghalaya Protesters torched about five trains, three railway stations and tracks, and at least 25 buses on Saturday amid spiralling violence in West Bengal during the …
  • Citizenship Act: Bengal rocked by protests, CM Banerjee warns against vandalism 15 Dec 2019 02:22 Violence erupts at Kona Epressway in connection with protest agsinst Citizenship(amendment) bill at Kona Expressway Howrah,West Bengal on December 14,2019.Express photo. Protests against National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the new citizenship law …
  • Anti-Citizenship Act protests turn violent in West Bengal, Assam situation eases 14 Dec 2019 20:12 The protests against the Citizenship Act took a violent turn in West Bengal on Saturday, even as the situation eased in Assam. As protesters torched railway stations and buses, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee appealed for people to shun violence. Protesters …
  • Citizenship Act: Protests erupt across Northeast, spreads to Bengal, Uttar Pradesh 14 Dec 2019 03:41 By Express News Service GUWAHATI/NEW DELHI: While  Assam witnessed a violence-free day on Friday though agitators continued to defy curfew to organise protests, a massive rally heading to the Meghalaya Governor’s residence in Shillong against the …
  • NRC: Railway stations in West Bengal attacked 13 Dec 2019 20:37 Kolkata/Berhampore: The raging flames of violent protests against the National Register of Citizens and Citizenship (Amendment) Act spread from Assam to West Bengal on Friday as demonstrators attacked the crowded Coromandal Express and began arson and …
  • Bengal Business Conclave: Industrialists scared, many have to pay CBI tax, says Mamata 13 Dec 2019 04:54 Written by Atri Mitra | Digha | Published: December 13, 2019 7:24:47 am Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, flanked by Finance Minister Amit Mitra and Transport Minister Suvendu Adhikari on the concluding day of Bengal Business Conclave in Digha on Thursday. …
  • CAB expected to set the tone for 2021 Bengal polls 12 Dec 2019 11:26 KOLKATA: The contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is all set to determine the course of West Bengal politics in the days to come with the state bracing for a deeper polarisation between TMC and the BJP on communal lines ahead of the 2021 Assembly polls …
  • Customers run away with onions without paying price in Bengal 10 Dec 2019 10:59 By IANS KOLKATA: Selling the high priced onion has become a risky proposition in West Bengal now, with many unscrupulous buyers fleeing without paying the price. The matter came to light at the state government-run Sufal Bangla stall in Bolpur of Birbhum …
  • Bengal govt starts selling onion from ration shops 10 Dec 2019 08:43 Image Source : FILE Bengal govt starts selling onion from ration shops With onion prices continuing to bring tears to the eyes of common people, the West Bengal government on Monday started selling the bulb at ration shops here and adjacent districts at …
  • 'Modi sees himself as a man of destiny' 09 Dec 2019 05:09 'Modi wants to go down in history not necessarily as India's first overtly Hindu RSS pracharak prime minister, but as a world statesman who built the idea of India as a great nation.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi campaigning …
  • Complaint registered against Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan over onion prices | LIVE 07 Dec 2019 15:37 Dec 07, 2019 8:58 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda Eknath Shinde, Chhagan Bhujbal appointed as Coordinating Ministers for issue of Maharashtra-Karnataka border dispute Eknath Shinde and Chhagan Bhujbal have been appointed as Coordinating Ministers, for …
  • Central and state govt have proposed for the constitution of 1023 new fast track courts: Ravi Shanka 07 Dec 2019 13:40 Dec 07, 2019 7:04 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda Protesters were throwing fire at the Police personnel: Delhi Police MS Randhawa, PRO, Delhi Police said: "Protesters were throwing fire at the Police personnel so we had to use water cannons on them. …
  • Unnao's name has been maligned, says MP Sakshi Maharaj | LIVE 07 Dec 2019 11:44 Dec 07, 2019 4:50 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda Congress leader P Chidambaram alleges freedom denied to people of Kashmir valley Congress leader P Chidambaram dubs Centre "retrograde," alleges freedom denied to people of Kashmir valley. Dec …
  • Barbed wire fencing along 82-km India-Bangladesh border 07 Dec 2019 07:46 By Express News Service KOLKATA: With the war between Centre and Bengal government raging on over National Register of Citizens (NRC) and Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), the central government decided to erect barbed-wire fence along the 82 km stretch …
  • Finding Governor's Assembly entry gate locked, Dhankhar spits fire on Mamata government 05 Dec 2019 18:10 By PTI KOLKATA: A drama unfolded at the West Bengal Legislative Assembly here on Thursday as Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was made to wait outside the Assembly as the gate designated for his entry was locked and the Speaker and staff were no where to be found …
  • Farmer dies while waiting in... 04 Dec 2019 23:17 A 62-year-old farmer died in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district after over five hour waiting in a queue to receive the compensation for the crop loss he suffered due to severe cyclone Bulbul that hit the state last month, a family member said. …
  • Amid tussle over abrupt House adjournment, Bengal Governor says he will visit Assembly on Thursday 04 Dec 2019 19:31 By PTI KOLKATA: Amid a tussle with the ruling Trinamool Congress over an abrupt two-day adjournment of the Assembly, West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said he will be visiting the House on Thursday. However, it was not clear whether Speaker Biman …
  • Bengal farmer dies in queue for crop loss compensation 04 Dec 2019 17:33 Kolkata, Dec 4 (IANS) A 62-year-old farmer died in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district after over five hour waiting in a queue to receive the compensation for the crop loss he suffered due to severe cyclone Bulbul that hit the state last month, a …
  • TMC worker shot dead as violence rocks Basanti 04 Dec 2019 02:03 Basanti (South 24 Parganas): Marauders chased a 27-year-old Trinamool Congress worker through his farmland on Tuesday morning and shot him point-blank below his eye. The bullet pierced the victim’s head. Saifuddin Sheikh, a resident of Kalahazari …
  • Youth loses vision in one eye after surgery in West Bengal, family members cry medical negligence 01 Dec 2019 11:39 By PTI KOLKATA: A youth, who suffered an injury after a piece of a broken iron nail pierced one of his corneas, has lost vision in the right eye, with family members blaming it on clinical negligence. Raja Naskar, a 23-year-old resident of Baruipur in …
  • Kolkata diary: FIFA team inspects Salt Lake Stadium  30 Nov 2019 05:24 Express News Service FIFA team inspects Salt Lake Stadium  A FIFA team inspected the Salt Lake Stadium, one of the venues for the 2020 U-17 women’s World Cup, and suggested a few changes in infrastructure and removal of encroachments on the sidewalk. The …
  • One arrested with heroin from Ultadanga station 27 Nov 2019 02:19 TNN | Updated: Nov 27, 2019, 7:09 IST Representative imageKOLKATA: A person carrying 100gm heroin was arrested on Monday. On Sunday, cops revealed how a drug dealer was selling MDMA drug to high-end clients through an efficiently-run escort service. The …
  • Ensure timely approvals for Majherhat bridge: CM to Rlys 26 Nov 2019 00:54 Majerhat railway overbridge had collapsed in September last year. In view of the upcoming Gangasagar Mela in the state, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged the Railways to grant necessary approvals for completion of the city’s new Majherhat …
  • West Bengal: Arms cache seized, 26 held 26 Nov 2019 00:54 The seized arms. (Express photo) A huge cache of arms and ammunition was seized and 26 persons were arrested by Hooghly district’s Chandannagar Police Commissionerate on Sunday. Police Commissioner Humayun Kabir said that they seized 21 arms, including 9mm …
  • Mamata’s counter to NRC: All refugee colonies in Bengal to get land rights 26 Nov 2019 00:37 ‘Since 1971, they have been without a home or land’ DAYS AFTER Union Home Minister Amit Shah said in Parliament that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) would be implemented across the country, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced on …
  • Bengal: Two children die of dengue in last two days, CM confirms 23 deaths this year 20 Nov 2019 01:33 With Tuesday’s death, however, the toll now stands at 24. Two children reportedly died of dengue in Kolkata in the last two days, with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday confirming 23 death due to the vector-borne disease in West Bengal this year. A …
  • West Bengal government hands over reports on 'Bulbul' impact to central team 17 Nov 2019 05:53 Image Source : IMD West Bengal government hands over reports on 'Bulbul' impact to central team The West Bengal government on Saturday handed over reports on the impact of cyclone 'Bulbul' to a central team that had surveyed the affected …
  • Cyclone ‘Bulbul’ caused Rs 23,811 cr losses: WB govt tells visiting central team 16 Nov 2019 18:34 The central team have made ground visits, conducted aerial surveys of the affected areas and met officials of the three affected officials. West Bengal has incurred a loss of Rs 23,811 crore in the devastations caused by cyclone ‘Bulbul’ that has affected …
  • Bengal BJP leader faces protests in cyclone hit area 16 Nov 2019 05:18 By Express News Service KOLKATA: Union minister Debasree Chaudhury faced vehement protest in cyclone Bulbul-hit area of Kakdwip in South 24-Parganas by Trinamool Congress supporters on Friday. The incident took place a day after CM Mamata Banerjee urged …
  • Centre not providing funds due to West Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee 15 Nov 2019 03:22 Kolkata: Alleging that the central government was not providing the funds which were due to the state, West Bengal Chief Minister on Thursday said the sum would have helped in carrying out relief work in areas hit by cyclone 'Bulbul'. Reiterating …
  • Cyclone Bulbul: Mamata accuses Centre of not giving due funds 15 Nov 2019 02:42 “A massive cyclone swept our state recently. Instead of standing by the people, who have been affected by the cyclonic storm, some people are indulging in politics and making tall statements,” Banerjee said. (Express Photo: Partha Paul) A day after Union …
  • Less central funds directly affecting cyclone relief work, says Mamata 15 Nov 2019 02:29 TNN | Updated: Nov 15, 2019, 6:00 IST Kolkata: A lesser devolution of central tax share to West Bengal is making it difficult for the state to tide over the loss caused by Cyclone Bulbul, particularly in the districts of North 24 Parganas, South 24 …
  • Jagdeep Dhankhar shares Mamata’s views of no politics over cyclone relief distribution 14 Nov 2019 14:09 West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar ( Source: File Photo) West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday shared views of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee that there should not be any politics over the distribution of relief material to people affected by …
  • Kolkata: Dengue patients double in two weeks, 21,000 cases since October 24 11 Nov 2019 07:04 TNN | Updated: Nov 11, 2019, 10:49 IST Representative imageKOLKATA: The number of people affected by dengue across the state has almost doubled over the past fortnight, according to figures released at a health department review meeting on Saturday. …
  • Cyclone Bulbul lands, south Bengal hit by rain, wind 09 Nov 2019 22:49 At Kakdeep in South 24 Parganas district, where ferry services were suspended ahead of Cyclone Bulbul’s landfall. (Express photo by Partha Paul) Cyclone Bulbul made landfall at Sagar Island in South 24 Parganas around 8 pm on Saturday accompanied by heavy …
  • Man lynched by mob in South 24 Parganas 16 Oct 2019 17:49
  • South 24 Parganas: Elderly woman found living with brother’s body 28 Aug 2019 00:22 Police said prima facie, no foul play is suspected. Police found a 60-year-old woman, suspected to be mentally-challenged, living with the decomposed body of her 65-year-old brother at their Narendrapur residence under Sonarpur police station in South 24 …
  • Kolkata: Elderly couple found ‘murdered’ in their south Kolkata home 31 Jul 2019 00:15 The house of Dilip and Swapna Mukherjee on N S C Bose Road in Kolkata, Tuesday. An elderly couple was found dead under mysterious circumstances at their house in Netaji Nagar police station area here on Tuesday. Accordingly to police, the deceased have …
  • Kolkata: One more fisherman rescued by Bangla ship, 24 missing 12 Jul 2019 00:45 The fisherman, Rabindra Math Das from Namkhana in South 24 Parganas, is being treated at Chattogram Hospital in Bangladesh’s Chittagong. (PTI Photo/Representational) One more fisherman has been rescued by a Bangladeshi vessel, while 24 are still …
  • Bengal: Man shot dead in South 24 Parganas 23 Jun 2019 16:03
  • Can east, south offset BJP deficit? (Column: Political Calculus) 20 May 2019 04:55 The biggest test for India’s largest democracy is going to end in the Lok Sabha elections. The whole country’s focus is on West Bengal elections in the last phase. One big question is: Will the number of BJP seats in West Bengal increase a lot? This …
  • BJP activist among four held, Rs 24.12 lakh cash seized in Bengal 17 May 2019 19:12 Kolkata, May 17 (IANS) In an embarrassment to the BJP, four persons including two women and a local saffron party leader, were arrested for allegedly carrying unaccounted cash of Rs 24.12 lakh at Baruipur in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district, ahead …
  • CPM worker found dead in South 24 Parganas 17 Apr 2019 06:50
  • Attacked by TMC goons, claims South 24 Parganas BJP leader; ruling party denies 22 Dec 2018 02:23 TMC leader said, “BJP’s people fight within themselves. They use big names to get mileage. TMC has better work to do instead of attacking people who have no existence.” (Source: File Photo) BJP’s South 24 Parganas president Abhijeet Das was allegedly …
  • West Bengal: Under-construction bridge collapses in South 24 Parganas 24 Sep 2018 08:11 Image Source : ANI Bridge collapses in West Bengal An under-construction bridge collapsed in Kakdwip area of South 24 Parganas district on Monday, a senior official said. There has been no report of any casualty, South 24 Parganas district magistrate Y. …
  • Bridge collapses in South 24 Parganas 24 Sep 2018 08:08 KOLKATA: An under-construction bridge collapsed in Kakdwip area of South 24 Parganas district on Monday, a senior official said, adding however there has been no report of any casualty. This is the third incident of bridge collapse in the state in …
  • West Bengal: Local BJP leader murdered in South 24 Parganas, party blames TMC 28 Jul 2018 10:51 A local BJP leader was killed in West Bengal. (Representational Image) A local West Bengal BJP leader was killed by unidentified persons in South 24 Paraganas district’s Mandirbazar area, police said on Saturday. The victim, who was later identified as …