Scattered demonstrations are being reported almost every other day in Bengal nowadays.
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Following multiple incidents of political violence in the state, West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi had said that the state might need the imposition of President's Rule.
West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee has said that he has asked the students to “immediately apologise” to the "victim professor"
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A number of critical issues in healthcare are crying out for attention
The tweet was in response to doctors of All India Institute of Medical Science's protest in a show of solidarity with the junior doctors of West Bengal government colleges.
The TMC is destroying democracy and silencing all voices of dissent -- whoever dares to protest is killed, says West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh
The three were family members of TMC leader Altaf Hossain who was murdered before the Lok Sabha elections.
Instead, they invited Banerjee for a meeting at the Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital, where two doctors were allegedly assaulted by relatives of a patient who had died on Monday night.
The doctors, who are protesting against the assault on two of their colleagues at NRS Medical College and Hospital here, has sought an unconditional apology from Banerjee.
Scores of doctors in Delhi on Friday had held demonstrations, with many seeing patients in emergency wards wearing bandages on forehead or helmets, marching and raising slogans to express solidarity.
The doctors, however, will continue to wear helmets and bandages at work as a sign of protest.
The CM, who visited the state-run SSKM hospital on June 13 in the wake of disruption of medical services in several parts of the state, asked agitating junior doctors across the state to resume work within four hours and warned them of action if the order is not followed.
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The biggest inadequacy of the BJP in West Bengal is the absence of a leader who can command popular respect and steer the state back to normal living and may be even pursue some development.
If the Centre dismisses the Trinamool Congress government it would help in giving the opposition parties a cause to unite against the BJP.
Family members of Mohammed Shahid, a resident of Tangra, allegedly assaulted some junior doctors at around 11 pm last night after he died. As a result, a clash broke out, virtually turning the hospital premises into a battleground, the police said.
Governor KN Tripathi said that he had informed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah about the prevalent tense atmosphere in the state.
Each of these sweets are reportedly priced anywhere between Rs 100 to Rs 200 per kg.
The Centre had earlier expressed "deep concern" over continuing violence in the state, saying the "unabated violence" even after the Lok Sabha polls appears to be a failure on part of the state government
With state elections scheduled to be held in 2021, the BJP is eyeing to dethrone the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool government
Banerjee's meeting with Kishor took place at a time when the TMC supremo is facing a tough challenge from the BJP on her home turf.
Contemporary Indian politics calls for political parties to introspect and change the woeful representation of women in general and assembly elections. This requires the appointment of more women in key posts within political parties.
"It is a gesture of showing respect to our martyrs who died while working for the party in the violence unleashed by TMC goons," BJP leader Mukul Roy said.