West Bengal  /  Published 13.04.22

Tepid turnout at twin bypolls

Low voter turnout marked Tuesday’s bypolls for the Asansol Lok Sabha constituency and the Ballygunge Assembly segment  but the day passed off without any major violence. Voter turnout in A...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee, Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta, Asansol

News  /  Published 12.04.22

In pics: New Poila Baisakh song, mother-daughter time for Swastika and Anwesha...

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 12.04.22

Bengal by-polls: Voting begins

Polling began at 7 am on Tuesday for the by-election to the Asansol Lok Sabha seat and Ballygunge assembly segment in West Bengal amid tight security arrangements, an election official said. Altogeth...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.22

BJP harass finger at cops

The BJP candidate in Asansol Lok Sabha bypoll Agnimitra Paul alleged that officers at Asansol south police station and the GRP around Friday midnight at Asansol Junction misbehaved with  theatre ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.22

Bypoll chance to oust BJP: MP

Trinamul national general secretary and MP Abhishek Banerjee on Saturday said that the whole nation was watching the bypoll of Asansol Lok Sabha as it would be a signal to the BJP at the Centre of the...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol


West Bengal  /  Published 05.04.22

TMC hopes to break jinx

Hinging on actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha's star power and appeal among the Hindi-speaking population, the TMC hopes to clinch the Asansol Lok Sabha seat, with the 'Bihari babu' ...
By Pradipta Tapadar in Asansol

News  /  Published 28.03.22

Kolkata traffic second noisiest in India, 11th in the world

Kolkata’s traffic is the second noisiest in India and 11th in the world, according to a recent UN report. The measurements were made in traffic areas. The city has fared marginally better in tra...
By Rohan Datta

India  /  Published 23.03.22

Congress candidates for bypolls

The Congress on Tuesday announced Prasenjit Puitundy and Janab Kamruzzaman Choudhury as its candidates for bypolls to the Asansol Lok Sabha seat and the Ballygunge Assembly segment where bypolls will ...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.03.22

Shatrughan starts campaign

Shatrughan Sinha on Monday filed nominations as the Trinamul Congress candidate for the Asansol Lok Sabha bypoll after launching his campaign with a road show in a constituency that the BJP won in 201...
By Abhijit Chatterjee in Asansol

News  /  Published 17.03.22

HS exam dates may be revised due to by-elections

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday hinted at rescheduling Higher Secondary examinations in the state due to by-elections in the Asansol Lok Sabha seat and Ballygunge assembly constitue...


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