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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee told reporters, "We have focussed on young people this time, and 27-28 seats will be given to youngsters," adding "Those above 80 years of age have been dropped in the wake of COVID-19 situation and in view Election Commission norms."
2 hours ago • Zee News
Suvendu Adhikari has offered to contest on a BJP ticket from Nandigram against Mamata Banerjee. His BJP colleague and former Bengal minister Rajib Banerjee spoke about the development after the Bengal poll meeting held at party president J P Nadda’s Delhi home on Thursday for over five hours.
9 hours ago • IndiaTimes


Evacuation orders were issued for New Zealanders living in some areas on the east coast of the North Island after a third earthquake struck on Friday.
8 hours ago • DNA
Selvaraghavan’s long-delayed ‘Nenjam Marappathillai’ rewrites the conventions of horror, putting an interesting spin on the genre, to illustrate a larger theme of God versus Satan by (intentionally) having a virgin lady as the protagonist
3 hours ago • Hindu
International oil prices rose after OPEC and its allies ignored India's plea to ease production control, with Saudi Arabia asking New Delhi to instea
3 hours ago • Hindu

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