Bengal assembly polls

Poor Muslim farmer donates land for Kali temple in West Bengal's Nadia district

Hindu villagers use a vacant plot beside the border road for Kali Puja, but they need to seek permission from BSF every year.

published on : 18th November 2021

'Khela Hobe' slogan returns as Kolkata's Bhowanipore gears up to elect Mamata Banerjee in bypoll

The by-election is said to be crucial to Mamata as she lost to BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram and she has a deadline till November 5 to get elected as an MLA.

published on : 5th September 2021

Uttar Pradesh brand of Hindutva rhetoric failed in 'secular' Bengal: Strategist

He also made it clear that the party’s Hindutva rhetoric led to the consolidation of the vote-bank of minorities

published on : 26th August 2021

CPI(M) central committee slams Bengal members for equating Modi with Didi during Assembly polls

The panel members from West Bengal were held responsible for the party’s never-seen-before disastrous performance failing to win a single seat out of 294.

published on : 7th August 2021

Didi overcomes a formidable challenge

The BJP, even though pundits declared it has a superb war room, failed to attract two segments of the population that have proved loyal to Mamata: women and younger voters.

published on : 3rd May 2021

People of West Bengal want 'white' beard, not saree: State BJP chief Dilip Ghosh

He said that elections in West Bengal won't be needed to be conducted under the security provided by central forces after the BJP comes to power in the state.

published on : 18th April 2021

Steer clear of trap laid by BJP-aided party from Hyderabad and its Bengal ally, Mamata Banerjee tells people

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP of engineering communal strife in the state to win the assembly elections.

published on : 3rd April 2021

West Bengal Assembly elections: In 'parched' Debra, a battle between two former police officers

Humayun Kabir, pitching himself to be the 'son of the soil', said that there was a need to resolve the water crisis immediately.

published on : 30th March 2021

TMC, BJP brought West Bengal to ruins: Former CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharya

Buddhadeb Bhattacharya said it is only the Left-Congress-ISF alliance that can bring West Bengal out of the darkness.

published on : 30th March 2021

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan loses temper during roadshow, stokes controversy

Narayan Goswami said that Nusrat Jahan had suffered a sprain due to which she could not continue to be a part of the roadshow.

published on : 29th March 2021

Bengal polls: TMC claims flaws in Suvendu Adhikari's poll affidavit, writes EC 

The TMC has accused Adhikari, who is contesting against CM Mamata Banerjee, of furnishing false particulars about his residence.

published on : 17th March 2021

Amit Shah briefs West Bengal BJP leaders to quell unrest within party

The former BJP President is learned to have instructed the party leaders to start working on quelling the unrest within party cadre, genuine or sponsored.

published on : 17th March 2021

West Bengal government likely to reshuffle top police officers before Assembly polls

A state government official said Soumen Mitra may be named as the new commissioner of Kolkata Police and will replace Anuj Sharma who may be made the Addl DGP of state CID.

published on : 5th February 2021