west bengal polls 2021

Three TMC workers, one BJP supporter killed in post-poll clashes in Bengal's Purba Bardhaman

The Trinamool Congress claimed three of its supporters were killed by the BJP, which rejected the allegations, saying the incidents were the result of 'people's resistance'.

published on : 3rd May 2021

MHA asks West Bengal government to send report on post-poll political violence in state

'MHA has asked West Bengal Government for a report on the post-election violence targeting opposition political workers in the state,' a spokesperson tweeted.

published on : 3rd May 2021

Arrogance, might, money power lost in West Bengal: Congress leader Kapil Sibal

Kapil Sibal hailed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who is all set to continue her third term in West Bengal.

published on : 3rd May 2021

West Bengal Assembly polls: BJP candidate Chandana Bauri, wife of daily wage labourer, wins Saltora

Following Chandana Bauri's win, many took to Twitter and hailed her for this astounding success, despite coming from a humble background.

published on : 3rd May 2021

Primary task of new TMC govt will be to put health system back on track: Firhad Hakim

Hakim also said that TMC, after coming to power, will have to shoulder greater responsibilities in the wake of the pandemic-induced crisis, and celebrations and victory rallies can take a back seat.

published on : 2nd 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

BJP expresses confidence about victory in West Bengal elections 2021

The exit polls forecast a tight contest between the incumbent TMC and the BJP in the high-profile West Bengal Assembly polls.

published on : 30th April 2021

West Bengal polls 2021: 76 per cent polling recorded in final phase, BJP candidate attacked

Anirban Ganguly, the BJP's candidate in Bolpur in Birbhum district was chased away when he went to Ilambazar area.

published on : 29th April 2021

TMC candidate’s widow files case against officials

In her complaint, she mentioned that the poll panel rejected the TMC's repeated requests to club the last three phases of the Assembly elections.

published on : 29th April 2021

Bengal polls HIGHLIGHTS | Stray violent incidents mark final phase as marathon election comes to end

Over 84.77 lakh voters will decide the political fate of 283 candidates in this phase.

published on : 29th April 2021

Bengal election phase 8: Kolkata's dwindling Chinese Indians look for better future

The close-knit community, whose number has dwindled from 60,000 before the 1962 war with China, has learnt over the years to keep its political beliefs close to its chest.

published on : 28th April 2021

West Bengal Assembly polls: BJP candidate's agent detained for molesting women voters in Kolkata

Mohan Rao was detained after several women voters claimed he tried to drag them holding their hands inside Bidya Bharati School.

published on : 26th April 2021

West Bengal elections: It’s JP Nadda vs Mamata Banerjee on the eve of phase seven polls

JP Nadda wondered whether it was ego that prevented Mamata Banerjee from attending the virtual meet with the PM.

published on : 26th April 2021

Bengal polls 7th phase HIGHLIGHTS | Peacefull polling held across 34 constituencies, Rs 334 cr seizure till now, says ECI

The Bengal chief minister welcomed Madras HC order which says the Election Commission of India EC cannot escape responsibility for covid spike during polls.

published on : 26th April 2021

Nadda hits out at Mamata for 'skipping' PM's virtual meet with CMs on COVID-19 situation

Banerjee, on the other hand, has claimed that she was not invited to a meeting chaired by the PM a few days ago to discuss modalities to tackle the pandemic.

published on : 25th April 2021
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