Netizens ‘expose’ Kolkata’s agitating doctors and their alleged nexus with media and BJP

Kolkata’s agitating doctors have agreed to meet West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee only if the latter agrees for the meeting to take place before the media. Doctors in the state have been on strike for the last six days in protest against an assault on one of their junior colleagues at a government hospital … Read more

Petrol pumps to go on nationwide strike demanding GST

Nearly 54,000 petrol pumps across India will go on a day-long strike on 13 October in support of their long-pending demands and including petroleum products under the Goods and Services Tax (GST). Federation Of Maharashtra Petrol Dealers Association (Fampeda) President Uday Lodh said that a decision on the issue was taken at the first joint meeting … Read more

French Parliament approves extension of air strikes in Syria

French National Assembly has authorised the extension of French Air Force’s strikes against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. Out of 529 deputies, 515 voted in favour of the bill to intensify France’s air strikes against IS, with four against and 10 abstentions, French National Assembly said on Wednesday on its website. “We have a responsibility, … Read more