Nandigram

Trawler capsizes in river near Nandigram, one dead, three missing

The trawler toppled due to high tide, and the fishermen fell into the river.

published on : 13th June 2021

Mamata Banerjee to be sworn in as Bengal CM on May 5; will move court over Nandigram verdict

Importantly, Trinamool Congress has refrained from celebrations amid surging coronavirus cases in the state and decided to hold a victory march once the pandemic is over.

published on : 3rd May 2021

West Bengal Assembly Election results: Nandigram swung like a pendulum

The drama continued till the last round when news of Mamata’s victory came in, but minutes later, Suvendu’s victory by 1,956 votes was announced.

published on : 3rd May 2021

Mamata loses Nandigram but wins election 'khela' of the decade in Bengal at a canter

The saffron party also paid the price for fielding as many as 148 Trinamool turncoats, including 18 MLAs. This ended up resulting in two things that paved the way for their crushing defeat.

published on : 3rd May 2021

TMC consolidates lead in Bengal, trends hint at huge victory

Belying expectations of a tight contest, the TMC candidates appeared galloping to victory, and, if the current trends hold, the party will easily form its third successive government in the state.

published on : 2nd May 2021

Bengal election result 2021: Mamata trails BJP rival Suvendu in Nandigram 

Another 15 rounds of counting will take place in Nandigram before the result is announced.

published on : 2nd May 2021

Bengal Poll Results HIGHLIGHTS | Didi and Joy Bangla reign despite Suvendu trumping Mamata in Nandigram

​The month-long West Bengal election that was held in eight phases under the shadow of a raging pandemic saw blame games, insider-outsider debates and political attacks.

published on : 2nd May 2021

WB polls: Election Commission warns Suvendu Adhikari for March 29 speech

The Election Commission has advised him to desist from using such statements while making public utterances when Model Code of Conduct is in force.

published on : 13th April 2021

'Factually incorrect': EC on Mamata's claims about presence of outsiders at Nandigram polling booth

The EC sent the letter to Banerjee on Saturday in response to a complaint filed by her on April 1, when polling was held in Nandigram, alleging irregularities in the polling process.

published on : 4th April 2021

Bengal polls: Mind games BJP’s new weapon against Didi as saffron party looks for momentum in remaining six phases

PM Modi said Mamata should accept defeat in Nandigram and that if she decides to contest from another seat, she would lose from there also.

published on : 4th April 2021

'Catch us if you can', says Derek O'Brien in response to BJP's 'mind games'

He added that TMC has gained 6 per cent advantage over other parties in the ongoing polls in the state.

published on : 3rd April 2021

Mamata Banerjee looking for second seat to contest, claims BJP President JP Nadda

Nandigram is the home turf of Adhikari, while Mamata is contesting from Nandigram and not from her home turf Bhabanipur constituency.

published on : 3rd April 2021

West Bengal poll violence through democracy’s prism

Elections are often described, even casually, as a metaphor for a battlefield to build up a mere electoral contest to a trench war.

published on : 3rd April 2021

BJP seeks EC action against West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee for 'violating' poll norms in Nandigram

A BJP delegation met Election Commission officials here and demanded action against West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Bengal polls: 'Not your party's member', Mamata hits back at Modi over second seat contest dig

Banerjee, who began her north Bengal tour with the rally here, alleged that the election is not being conducted by the Election Commission but by Amit Shah, the Home Minister.

published on : 2nd April 2021
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