Forward Bloc
West Bengal  /  Published 08.01.21

Cong-Left meeting minus seat talks

A meeting between the Left Front and the Congress on Thursday evening, billed “crucial”, however ended without a formal discussion on seat-sharing between the alliance partners for the for...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.12.20

Left parties throw weight behind farmers

  The Left parties on Saturday extended their support to the nationwide strike called by farmers' organisations on December 8. The Communist Party of India (Marxist), Communist Party of Ind...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.20

How a rural stay-safe campaign worked

An imam of a mosque and a leader of the All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) in Dinhata subdivision of Cooch Behar are visiting homes in villages with more minority population to spread awareness on the nove...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 13.03.19

Left-Congress talks stuck on three seats

Talks between the Congress and the Left Front to finalise seat-sharing in Bengal have it another stumbling block over Purulia, Basirhat and a Lok Sabha seat in north Bengal. While the Forward Bloc is ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.19

‘Modibhai and Didibhai are using antique binoculars’

What is your background?I grew up in Chakdah. Our family profession is agriculture. I used to carry tiffin to the fields for my father and helped him in ploughing land. I have been involved with numer...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.05.19

Know your candidates

BJPMrinal Kanti DebnathResident of: Kajiyal Para, Chinar Park, RajarhatVoter of: Rajarhat New Town Assembly constituencyAge: 68Educational qualification: MBBS from National Medical College (1977), dip...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta


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