West Bengal polls

Bhowanipore bypoll: Fresh war of words erupts between BJP and TMC

TMC minister Firhad Hakim, who is campaigning door-to-door for his party supremo, rubbished BJP's claim of giving their rivals a tough fight. 

published on : 12th September 2021

CBI to conduct zone-wise investigation of post-poll violence cases in West Bengal

Following a report from an NHRC committee on July 13, a five-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court had ordered a CBI probe into the allegations.

published on : 24th August 2021

WB polls: Mamata Banerjee not to campaign in Kolkata anymore, confirms TMC

On April 26, she will only hold a 'symbolic' meeting on the last day of campaigning in the state capital, informed Derek O'Brien.

published on : 19th April 2021

West Bengal polls: BJP candidate's convoy attacked in Howrah

Polling for the Howrah Dakshin constituency will be held on Saturday. BJP has fielded Rantideb Sengupta against TMC's Nandita Chowdhury and CPI(M)'s Sumitra Adhikari.

published on : 9th 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

She is queen of rigging: Suvendu on Mamata alleging BJP may tamper with EVMs

"The election will happen in a democratic way and that is why she is disturbed. Even now she is misusing administration, police and using ghuspaitheye (intruders) and Pakistanis," he said.

published on : 19th March 2021

West Bengal polls: BJP learns its lessons, fields fewer turncoats after protests

While the previous list included more than 70 TMC turncoats out of 123, Thursday’s list had only 13, including 10 MLAs.

published on : 19th March 2021

West Bengal panchayat polls: Filing of nominations begins on extended date

The SEC issued a fresh notification on Saturday announcing April 23 as the new date for filing nominations to the three-tier panchayat elections.

published on : 23rd April 2018

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