Assembly Elections
West Bengal  /  Published 30.11.20

Govt camps to enlist left-out beneficiaries

The Mamata Banerjee dispensation will set up over 13,000 camps across Bengal under its two-month old programme called “Duware Sarkar (government at doorsteps)” where people can apply for t...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 30.11.20

Call to renew fight against CAA in Assam

An anti-CAA forum of political parties and organisations in Assam on Sunday called for a united fight against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act. The move appears aimed at galvanising anti-CAA...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 29.11.20

TMC starts survey of districts

Trinamul on Saturday started a survey within the party’s district units across Bengal to identify those who owe allegiance to the 49-year-old political heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari, the exercise...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Anshuman Phadikar in

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.20

Word war: AIMIM choose 'Bharat' over 'Hindustan'

The choice of words can mirror the times, but not necessarily their own histories. The wisdom of this inference was brought to light, once again, in the course of a fractious exchange in the Bihar ass...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.20

Act fast: How can corrupt politicians run for office?

Sir — The newly sworn-in education minister of Bihar, Mewalal Choudhary, was forced to resign only hours after his appointment, owing to severe criticism regarding the pending cases against him....
By The Telegraph in

West Bengal  /  Published 26.11.20

TMC backs off land talks for highway

Trinamul leaders in Jalpaiguri have decided to back-track from their plan of convincing people to part with their land for the largest highway project taken up by Centre in north Bengal.  The pa...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 26.11.20

Mamata breaks silence on rebels

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday sent out a message to rebels in the Trinamul Congress without naming them that she had been watching every move and there would be consequences. The chief minister mainta...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 25.11.20

Bengal: TMC, BJP seek grassroots feedback

With only around six months left for state polls, the Trinamul and BJP leadership have drawn up plans to reach out to people, listen to them and prepare reports for the party leadership so that furthe...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 25.11.20

TMC’s tea trade union in movement mode

Pressures of competitive politics have prompted the Trinamul-backed tea trade union to launch a movement for the first time since the ruling party’s labour wing started its activities in the tea...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri/Alipurduar

India  /  Published 25.11.20

Bihar Assembly to see contest for Speaker

The recent electoral battle in Bihar spilled onto the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday with the ruling NDA and the Opposition Grand Alliance throwing their hats into the ring for the Speaker’s po...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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