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Election 2019: Poll related violence compels ECI to prohibit campaigning in West Bengal

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: After a series of poll-related violent incidents, including large-scale stone pelting, arson and rioting, the scuffle between the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Bharatiya Janata Party workers during BJP President Amit Shah’s road show in Kolkata on Tuesday, the Election Commission has stepped in and to ensure free, fair and peaceful

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Cauvery dispute: Modi appeals for peace and restraint

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has describe the situation that has emerged in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, as a fallout of the issue of distribution of the waters of the Cauvery River, as distressful. I am personally pained at the developments, the PM has said in a statement. Stating that violence cannot

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Cauvery protests: Riot, arson rock Bengaluru; 40 buses set on fire

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bengaluru: Supreme Court’s latest order on Cauvery water issue asking Karnataka to release 12,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu per day till 20 September today flared up passions leading  to violent protests in a number of border districts and prohibitory orders under Section 144 were imposed in Bengaluru today after mobs torched

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