West Bengal  /  Published 31.08.21

MLA leaves BJP and returns to Trinamul

Tanmay Ghosh, who had left the Trinamul Congress in March and won the Assembly election from Bishnupur on a BJP ticket, on Monday returned to his old party. Ghosh’s candidature was announced by...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.08.21

Assam: Man posing as BJP MLA arrested

One person was arrested here for allegedly impersonating as the political secretary of Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and duping people on the pretext of providing government jobs, police sa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 18.07.21

Punjab: 11 MLAs seek Sonia's appointment

The Punjab crisis is refusing to die. After 11 MPs writing a letter in support of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, have now sought an appointment with Congress Party chief Sonia Gandhi. According...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

Calcutta  /  Published 09.06.21

Blaze at Madan Mitra’s home

A room on the ground floor of Trinamul Congress MLA Madan Mitra’s Bhowanipore home caught fire on Tuesday morning. No one was trapped or injured. Mitra said his son and grandson lived in the ro...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bhowanipore

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.21

Red Volunteers bring oxygen to BJP MLA

A team of the Red Volunteers — an initiative spearheaded by the CPM’s student and youth wings — in Nadia’s Ranaghat rushed with aid and assistance to help the BJP’s newly...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Ranaghat


West Bengal  /  Published 06.05.21

Bengal: new MLAs being sworn in

The swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected legislators in Bengal got underway on Thursday morning, with pro-tem speaker Subrata Mukherjee administering the oath of office and secrecy to the MLAs. ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.04.21

225-230 or BJP will poach: Didi

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked people to ensure that the Trinamul Congress got handsome majority as she apprehended that the BJP would employ poaching tactics if her party won the Assembly polls b...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Hooghly

India  /  Published 28.03.21

BJP MLA beaten and stripped

A BJP MLA and some other party workers in Punjab were attacked by agitating farmers who stripped the legislator’s clothes and threw ink at him in Malout town on Saturday. The Samyukta Kisan Mor...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.03.21

Bihar Assembly adjourns amid bedlam

Unprecedented scenes of violence were witnessed in the Bihar Assembly on Tuesday as the Opposition opposed a police bill tooth and nail and tried to hold the Speaker captive in his chamber. The polic...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.02.21

Jharia MLA shifted to Dumka jail

Jharia BJP MLA Sanjeev Singh, lodged in the Dhanbad Divisional jail in connection with a murder case since 2017, was moved to the Dumka prison on Sunday for security reasons. Singh, who was accused i...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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