West Bengal assembly

ED serves notice to TMC leader Partha Chatterjee regarding I-Core ponzi scam

This has come in the midst of ongoing West Bengal Assembly polls.

published on : 14th April 2021

Bengal polls: BJP candidate Locket Chatterjee attacked in Hooghly, mediapersons' vehicles vandalised

BJP has fielded Chatterjee from the Chunchura Assembly constituency against Trinamool Congress' (TMC) Asit Mazumdar and Forward Bloc's Pranab Ghosh.

published on : 10th April 2021

Five killed, four in CISF firing, on bloody Bengal poll day

In a preliminary report, the police said Central Industrial Security Force personnel opened fire after a group of 200-odd villagers allegedly attacked them and tried to snatch their weapons.

published on : 10th April 2021

Bengal polls: BJP's polling agent stopped from entering booth in Tollygunge; Babul Supriyo intervenes

BJP MP and candidate from Tollygunge assembly constituency Supriyo reached there and ensured the agent's entry.

published on : 10th April 2021

West Bengal Assembly elections: First-time voter shot dead outside polling booth

A first-time voter was shot dead by unidentified persons outside a polling booth in West Bengal's Cooch Behar district.

published on : 10th April 2021

No question of post-poll tie-up with Mamata Banerjee: Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Mamata Banerjee-led TMC had joined hands with the Congress to oust the Left Front from power in 2011.

published on : 10th April 2021

Buddha and what’s left of the citadel

The 77-year-old former West Bengal CM’s failing health especially respiratory trouble in this Covid season has kept him away from the public stage.

published on : 10th April 2021

West Bengal Assembly elections: Tug of war to claim Dalit dividend

Sitting on a wooden chair in his small book store, Surojit Dey was looking at the BJP roadshow marching along the arterial road of Alipurduar.

published on : 10th April 2021

EC issues second notice, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee says don’t care

EC had issued her a notice over alleged appeal for votes along communal lines, saying it was in violation of the model code and the Representation of the People Act.

published on : 10th April 2021

Bengal polls HIGHLIGHTS | Five deaths, violence mark end of high-turnout phase four of polling

The fourth phase witnessed an intense battle between 373 candidates in 44 constituencies of the state across five districts - Cooch Behar, Alipurduar, South 24 Parganas, Howrah and Hoogh.

published on : 10th April 2021

Mamata heaping abuse on me as she is frustrated over TMC's impending defeat, says PM Modi

He claimed that people in Bengal are speculating that the TMC will disintegrate after its defeat on May 2, the day scheduled for counting of votes.

published on : 6th April 2021

Jaya Bachchan comes from Uttar Pradesh, didn't see her when I was election in-charge there: JP Nadda

Jaya Bachchan, the actor-turned-politician will be in West Bengal from April 5 to April 8 to campaign for the TMC party candidates.

published on : 5th 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

State polls and national security

On May 2, four states and one Union Territory will elect their new assemblies. Of these, the final outcome will seriously impact the states that border Bangladesh.

published on : 4th 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
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