Assembly Elections
News  /  Published 25.05.22

Report released on Covid, CAA-NRC-NPR shadow on voting by migrant labourers

Many migrant labourers from Bengal cast their votes in the 2021 Assembly polls in the state with the fear that their names would be struck off the electoral rolls if they did not, Jadavpur University ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

India  /  Published 08.05.22

Count of Aaya Ram Gaya Ram

An analysis of election data from 2017 and 2022 in five states shows that the BJP had the maximum number of sitting MLAs switching to other parties before the latest round of polls while also taking i...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.04.22

RJD strategy to take on BJP

The RJD has come up with a blueprint to strengthen itself at the grassroots and have enough money muscle to take on the BJP in Bihar in a better manner. It has decided to have booth-level committees ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 20.04.22

Project blitz in poll-bound Gujarat

At the inauguration of the WHO centre for traditional medicine in Jamnagar, Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth and WHO director-general Tedros Ghebreyesus shared the stage with Modi. The BJP po...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.22

A year on, Sitalkuchi awaits justice for slain four

Family members of the four youths who died in a CISF firing at a polling booth at Jorpatki village of Cooch Behar district during last year’s Assembly polls are still waiting for the punishment ...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar


West Bengal  /  Published 06.04.22

Demise of ex-MLA ruined by sting

Former Nandigram MLA of the CPI, Ilyas Mohammed, whose political career ended 14 years ago with a “politically motivated sting operation”, died on Monday at a hospital here. He was 64.&nbs...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Nandigram(Bengal)

India  /  Published 25.03.22

Congress takes on fuel ‘dupes’

Rahul attached two news reports, one of them on how suicides and mental health issues had increased among people who lost jobs and suffered cuts in income. Another report explained how the much hyped...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.03.22

Fuel jolts Opposition out of poll shock

The Opposition on Wednesday waved placards, raised slogans and briefly disrupted the proceedings of the Lok Sabha to protest against fuel price hike, appearing to shake off the demoralising defeat in ...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.03.22

Punjab: 10 AAP MLAs take oath

  Ten AAP MLAs, including a woman, were inducted in the Bhagwant Mann-led Cabinet in Punjab here on Saturday. Governor Banwarilal Purohit administered the oath of office and secrecy to the mini...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

West Bengal  /  Published 16.03.22

TMC got most anti-BJP votes, admits Left

The CPM has virtually accepted that Trinamul is the primary anti-BJP force in Bengal, according to a report tabled by the party at its 26th state conference which started here in Calcutta on Tuesday. ...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


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