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Election Commission
West Bengal  /  Published 24.07.21

RS: TMC chooses Jawhar Sircar

The Trinamul Congress on Saturday nominated former bureaucrat Jawhar Sircar as its candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha by-election in the state. The Election Commission had on July 16 said that by...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.21

Will Pegasus controversy give Oppn horsepower?

The Pegasus scandal appears to be another milestone in the country’s descent into authoritarianism. The breadth of surveillance that has been uncovered touches almost every institution of India:...
By Asim Ali

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.21

Bengal: EVM scan in bypoll zones

The Election Commission on Friday issued a notification for a bypoll to a vacant Rajya Sabha seat in Bengal on August 9. The bypoll was necessitated by the resignation of Dinesh Trivedi. The term of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.07.21

Rajya Sabha bypoll on August 9

The Election Commission of India on Friday issued a notification for a bypoll to a vacant Rajya Sabha seat in Bengal on August 9. The bypoll to the Upper House was announced a day after the Trinamul ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.07.21

Trinamul presses EC for Assembly bypolls

The Trinamul Congress on Thursday said if the Election Commission of India could hold eight-phase Bengal polls when the positive confirmation rate reached 33 per cent by Phase 8, there was no ground t...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

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West Bengal  /  Published 16.07.21

NHRC describes minister as goon

A report filed by the National Human Rights Commission’s probe committee before Calcutta High Court on alleged post-poll results violence in Bengal has named several current and former lawmakers...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya, Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.07.21

Bypolls: TMC MPs meet poll panel

A Trinamul Congress parliamentary party delegation, comprising six MPs, met the Election Commission here on Thursday demanding that the bypolls in six vacant Bengal Assembly seats be held at the earli...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.21

HC: Retain Nandi poll records

Admitting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's petition for hearing, the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday directed that notice be served upon Leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari, whose v...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.21

Bypolls: TMC to meet EC tomorrow

 A TMC delegation will meet Election Commission officials on July 15 to demand conduct of bypolls and pending elections to seven Assembly seats of Bengal, as the Covid situation has eased conside...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.07.21

TMC to prod election panel on bypolls

Trinamul will send a delegation to Delhi’s Nirvachan Sadan on Thursday to push for bypolls to seven Assembly seats in Bengal, one of which chief minister Mamata Banerjee is slated to contest to ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


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