West Bengal Assembly

CAA, dengue, remarks on Prez - issues that will rock winter session of Bengal Assembly on Monday

After facing severe criticism from different quarters, the Trinamool Congress had on Saturday censured its leader, while Giri also apologied for his comments referring to the President.

published on : 14th November 2022

'Don't believe PM behind misuse of CBI, ED': Mamata as resolution against agencies' 'excesses' passed

The West Bengal Chief Minister urged the Prime Minister to ensure that the agenda of the union government and the interests of his party do not get mixed up.

published on : 19th September 2022

Bengal first state to pass resolution against ED, CBI and other central agencies in Assembly

TMC MLAs Nirmal Ghosh and Tapas Roy tabled the resolution that read 'Central agencies are selectively targeting West Bengal ruling party leaders and creating an atmosphere of fear'.

published on : 19th September 2022

West Bengal government to introduce bill to make CM chancellor of state-run universities

State Education Minister Bratya Basu said that the state cabinet gave its nod to the proposal during the day and a bill will soon be introduced in the West Bengal Assembly.

published on : 26th May 2022

Year after debacle, Shah on Bengal revival mission

Almost a year after the drubbing in the West Bengal Assembly election, the BJP central leadership is on a bid to rejuvenate the party in the eastern state.

published on : 1st May 2022

Hearing of Mukul Roy disqualification case to begin again in Assembly: West Bengal Speaker

Roy, a former BJP national vice-president, had defected to the ruling TMC from BJP in June 2021 after winning the assembly poll in West Bengal on a BJP ticket.

published on : 19th April 2022

Recovery of charred bodies: Bengal BJP MLAs demand CM's statement, walk out of assembly

BJP MLA Shankar Ghosh said the party wanted the chief minister to resign for her "failure to control the worsening law and order situation" in the state.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Was shot at in Nandigram during campaigning, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in Assembly

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday, alleged that she was shot at in Nandigram during the Assembly polls last year.

published on : 9th March 2022

BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari wants to return to our party: Trinamool Congress spokesman Kunal Ghosh

Adhikari who had quit the TMC and joined the BJP in December 2020 ahead of the assembly election said that he does not reply to remarks of persons who were accused in graft cases.

published on : 9th February 2022

West Bengal Assembly election results: Minority insecurity results in Congress-Left Front wipeout

For the first time since Independence, there will be no Left Front or Congress representative in the West Bengal Assembly.

published on : 4th 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

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

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

'Nandigram hero' Suvendu Adhikari quits as MLA, set to join BJP

Adhikari's resignation ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections is said to be significant in Bengal's present political scenario. The ex-Nandigram MLA had resigned from the state cabinet last month.

published on : 16th December 2020

HIGHLIGHTS| First phase of Assembly election concludes in Assam and West Bengal

In Bengal, thirty seats went to the polls in the first phase and include all constituencies in Purulia and Jhargram and some constituencies from Bankura, Purba Medinipur and Paschim Medinipur.

published on : 1st January 1970