Civic Body
West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.22

Left beats BJP in vote share

Results of Sunday’s elections to the 107 civic bodies showed on Wednesday that the Left dislodged the BJP to emerge second in terms of poll percentage, something that was visible since the Calcu...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.22

Opposition-free 33 civic bodies

Trinamul, which won 102 of the 108 municipalities on Wednesday, secured all seats in as many as 33 municipalities in the state — an unprecedented feat in the history of Bengal.  Of the 108...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 02.03.22

Deputy mayor raps Kolkata Municipal Corporation clinics over 8am-4pm roster

The health clinics of Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) are supposed to remain open between 8.30am and 3pm and the vector control workers are supposed to be in the field between 9am and 2pm, deputy ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 22.02.22

Deb to take oath as mayor on Tuesday

Trinamul veteran Gautam Deb and another party old-timer Pratul Chakraborty filed their nominations for the post of mayor and chairman, respectively, of the Siliguri Municipal Corporation on Monday, be...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.22

Nawabi cousins in rival camps

Neither has a background or history in politics, and both have claimed that rival tickets had “not caused bad blood” within the home. “Yes, we will naturally campaign for our respec...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore


West Bengal  /  Published 05.02.22

TMC civic candidate list released

The Trinamul Congress on Friday released its lists of candidates for 107 of the 108 municipalities — except the Darjeeling civic body — going to the polls on February 27, largely adhering ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

News  /  Published 23.01.22

Inform KMC about water bodies not listed in civic body's website: Mayor

Mayor Firhad Hakim on Saturday urged Kolkatans to inform the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) if a water body they knew about was not in the list of ponds available on the civic body’s websit...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 29.12.21

Howrah polls: CPM moves court

The CPM on Tuesday moved a PIL in Calcutta High Court against the State Election Commission’s decision not to hold polls to the Howrah civic body on January 22. The PIL filed by advocate Sabyas...
By Tapas Ghosh and Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.21

Flurry of projects at SMC

“One of the callers made an allegation against the building cell of the SMC. This prompted him (Deb) to order an inquiry and also instruct officials concerned to act on the complaints of people ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.11.21

Coal Town: Public toilets gasp for help

On the occasion of World Toilet Day on Friday, the dismal state of affairs of over 180 public and community toilets of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation, located in the 55 wards of five circles inclu...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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