Bollywood stars including Varun Dhawan, Abhishek Banerjee, Arjun Rampal clicked by paparazzi. Varun will be seen in 'Jug Jugg Jeeyo'. Abhishek left audience impressed with his recent role of migrant worker in 'Unpaused'.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the residence of her nephew Abhishek Banerjee ahead of the CBI questioning his wife in the coal pilferage case. Meanwhile, the BJP mocked the Trinamool Congress and said that they are scared worried about the CBI notice. BJP leader Dilip Ghosh said that the CBI acts on the basis of evidence it finds and if they have done nothing wrong, there is no reason for them to worry. He further claimed that the CBI notices are not linked to the upcoming polls in the state. ‘I agree that elections are around the corner, but because of the elections, the investigation should not be stopped. The scam should be unearthed and culprits should be punished,’ Ghosh said. Watch the full video for all the details.
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Counting of votes for 575 seats in six municipal corporations of Gujarat began today and reports say BJP has made big gains in all 6 civic bodies; Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today went to her nephew Abhishek Banerjee's home ahead of the CBI questioning of his wife in a coal smuggling case; Of the initial 204 people missing in the Chamoli disaster, search and rescue workers have recovered 69 bodies while 135 are still missing and their families will be handed death certificates. All this and more news at 2 PM.
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Several TMC leaders joined BJP in Kolkata on March 08. TMC MLAs Sonali Guha, Dipendu Biswas, Rabindranath Bhattacharya Jatu Lahiri and TMC candidate from Habibpur Sarala Murmu joined BJP in presence of West Bengal party president Dilip Ghosh, leaders Suvendu Adhikari and Mukul Roy. Their joining came ahead of West Bengal Assembly elections.
Actor Mithun CHakraborty's political life has come full circle. He embraced extreme red in his youth, then served as Rajya Sabha member from the Trinamool Congress perceived to be centrist, and now his political colour has changed to saffron or the right as he joined the BJP giving rise to speculation on what his role in the party would be.
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TMC MP Saugata Roy took a jibe at yesteryear Bollywood heartthrob Mithun Chakraborty for joining the BJP. Roy said Chakraborty was originally a Naxalite and had changed parties four times. “Mithun Chakraborty is not a star of today. He is a star of yesteryears. He has changed parties four times. He was originally a Naxalite, then went to CPM, then he joined TMC and was made a Rajya Sabha MP. BJP threatened him with ED cases, so he left the Rajya Sabha. He has no credibility, no respect and no influence among the people,” said Roy. Mithun Chakraborty joined the BJP at Brigade Parade Ground on March 7 ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mega rally. He was welcomed into the fold by BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya and state president Dilip Ghosh, among others. Watch the full video for more.
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BJP has hit back at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over her attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. BJP Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta said that Mamata Banerjee has reduced the political campaign in the state to that of a ‘political gutter’. This comes after Mamata Banerjee accused the Prime Minister of spreading lies in the state. Swapan Dasgupta said that her language does not behove a Chief Minister. West Bengal will vote in eight phases starting from March 27. Watch the full video for all the details.
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In a strange turn of events, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah claimed that someone pretending to be the Jharkhand Chief Minister called him and asked him to work for Mamata Banerjee.
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BJP leader Swapan Dasgupta reacted on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Narendra Modi-Amit Shah is nation's only syndicate remark. He said that the WB Chief Minister has reduced the political campaign to 'political gutter'. "The language she is using, her tone completely out of order," he said. On March 08, the West Bengal Chief Minister slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah by saying they are the only syndicate in the country. West Bengal will go on polls from March 27.
At least seven were killed after fire broke out in a multi-storeyed building in Kolkata. Fire was reported from New Koilaghat building on strand road on Monday evening. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee visited the building where fire broke out. Banerjee announced ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakh each to kin of deceased. Banerjee also announced government job to one family member of deceased. The building houses zonal offices of eastern and south eastern railways. Four firefighters, one assistant SI and one RFP personnel were among those who died. Fire was controlled later on Monday night, as per reports. Watch the full video for more.
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned the reopening of schools in England will inevitably increase the risk of the transmission of Covid.
However, he said the today marked a "big and emotional" day for millions of families across the country. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has refused to comment on accusations made by Prince Harry and Meghan, saying he has spent "a long time not commenting on Royal Family matters", and does not intend to now.
He adds he's always had "the highest admiration for the Queen". Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson insists education has been the government's priority throughout the Covid pandemic.
Pupils in England have returned to the classroom as the third lockdown begins to be eased. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Schools across England have welcomed back all pupils as the first steps out of lockdown are taken. Many secondary schools are opting to stagger the return over the week in order to meet the demand for testing. Secondary and college pupils will be tested with lateral flow tests twice a week, receiving three initial tests at school before they start taking them at home. Report by Thomasl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Labour leader Keir Starmer says this Covid lockdown "has to be the last" as keeping children in schools was the priority, even if that meant other restrictions had to be lifted slower. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn