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New Delhi, March 15 : The Congress on Tuesday released its first list of 43 candidates for the coming assembly polls in West Bengal amid efforts to work out an alliance with the Left Front.
Among the candidates cleared by the Congress central election committee, former state party chief and sitting legislator Manas Bhunia would contest from his pocket borough of Sabong in West Midnapore district.
Chennai/Tirupur: Following the death of a Dalit student in a suspected case of honour killing, the girl's father has surrendered before the Judicial Magistrate at Nilakottai in Dindigul district. He denied having played any role in the attack, police said.
A CCTV footage showed a gang of unidentified men armed with hatchets and sickles rode hacked 22-year-old Shankar in broad daylight into Udumalaipettai town in Tirupur district. The victim died and his wife was also wounded and admitted to the ICU.
New Delhi, March 14 : The Lok Sabha Ethics Committee has served notice on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, asking if he had ever declared himself a British citizen.
"The ethics committee has served Rahul Gandhi a notice and will act on the matter only after a reply from the Congress member," BJP MP Arjun Ram Meghwal told reporters here on Monday.
Mumbai : Following a Missouri court’s verdict directing healthcare products major Johnson & Johnson to pay damages to the family of a 62-year-old woman who died of ovarian cancer, the state Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has collected samples of 10 other talcum powder brands, including Johnson & Johnson baby powder, and sent them for testing to its laboratory to reaffirm if they meet the standards.
FDA Joint Commissioner Omprakash Sadhnani said, “After the US incident, we have sent all talcum powder brands for lab tests. It is not just about Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder. We have collected samples of 10 talcum powder brands, including Johnson & Johnson, and sent it to the FDA laboratory to check for compliance with standards.”