Bengal Elections
Opinion  /  Published 16.08.22

Bengal’s club culture

A number of analyses have been offered to explain the Trinamul Congress’s impressive victory in the last assembly elections in Bengal. What has been ignored in most of these analyses is the role...
By Shiveshwar Kundu

West Bengal  /  Published 27.02.22

Civic polls: Opp blasts TMC

'Is there a home minister?' CPM’s South 24-Parganas district secretary Shamik Lahiri  sent a letter to the state poll panel with a list of booths that were captured in Joynagar-Maj...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.02.22

Bengal: Trinamul sweeps corporation elections

"People have given their verdict. Most people of north Bengal had voted for BJP in the Assembly elections, but they have done nothing since then. They said the tea gardens will be opened but no s...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.02.22

Bengal: Municipal polls on Feb 27

The West Bengal State Election Commission (WBSEC) on Thursday issued a notification to announce that elections to 108 municipalities in the state will be held on February 27. The notification, howeve...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.21

Poll violence: CBI raids TMC leader’s home

A team of CBI officials raided TMC leader Lalan Ghosh's residence in West Bengal's Birbhum district on Tuesday, as part of its investigation into cases of post-poll violence, agency sources sa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Suri


West Bengal  /  Published 27.04.21

Violence erupts in small pockets

In Malipara village, under Raninagar assembly constituency, Trinamul alleged that the central forces ransacked the home of Trinamul leader Mizan Hasan and assaulted women family members of the leader....
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.21

VoteDay: 79% turnout till 5 pm

At least six persons, including a child, sustained splinter injuries in North 24 Parganas district's Titagarh assembly constituency after bombs were hurled indiscriminately on Thursday afternoon a...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 13.04.21

Cong pushes PM for vaccines

By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 28.03.21

BJP lauds EC for peaceful voting; TMC complains

By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya, Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.21

Shah: BJP will end infiltration in Bengal

The upcoming Assembly elections in Bengal will be a contest between Narendra Modi’s “development model” and the ruling TMC’s “destruction model”, Union Home Ministe...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Cooch Behar


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