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Poll panel moves court to reject panchayat schedule

-PTI Kolkata: The Election Commission in West Bengal today moved the Calcutta Hight Court seeking rejection of the government notification on poll schedule as the state government decided to contest it. The State Election Commission in its petition claimed that Section 42 of the West Bengal Panchayat Election Act, which states that the state government is empowered to notify election in consultation with the commission, is unconstitutional. The commission also prayed that it...

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Trinamool has "conspired" to not hold rural polls, alleges Opposition-Ananya Dutta

-The Hindu The Trinamool Congress has "conspired" to ensure that the rural polls are not held in West Bengal by entering into a confrontation with the State Election that resulted in the latter moving court on the issue, alleged the Opposition parties here on Monday. "For a while, there were indications that the rural elections will not be held on time. The State government has played a distinctive role in plotting...

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Women activists protest ‘murder’ of Dalit woman-Rahi Gaikwad

-The Hindu   Activists claim their colleague was brutally raped and murdered Women's groups staged angry protests on National Highway 28 in Muzaffarpur district after a Dalit woman activist was found dead at Mandai village. According to Rinku Devi of the Janwadi Mahila Samiti - a group that the victim was a member of - the woman was raped and murdered. "The activist was raped and murdered in a brutal fashion. According to the family,...

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Haryana's first rural court set up at Sirsa village

-The Hindustan Times Haryana's first gram nayalaya (rural court) became functional at Rania village in Sirsa on Saturday. Punjab and Haryana high court judge, justice SK Mittal, who is also executive chairman of Haryana State Legal Services Authority, inaugurated the court at block level, an official release said. The court is likely to benefit residents of 54 adjoining villages by providing them justice promptly and economically, the release said adding that the...

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Sticky food inflation a combination of fiscal indiscipline, rural wages, global factors -Sanjeeb Mukherjee

-The Business Standard Ashok Gulati in a paper also gave measures to contain the inflation As India's food inflation continues to remain stubbornly high - it was in double digit for the third straight month in February 2013 at 11.38% - a discussion paper floated by eminent agriculture economist and chairman of Commission for Agriculture Costs and Prices (CACP) Ashok Gulati has blamed high fiscal deficit, rising farm wages and global food...

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