Political Clashes
West Bengal  /  Published 18.10.20

Explosions injure 3 TMC workers

At least three Trinamul supporters were injured on Saturday when crude bombs exploded during a clash in Lakkhipur area under Chopra block of North Dinajpur. Trinamul leaders blamed the CPM and Congre...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.20

Cop hit on eye in BJP-TMC clash

The CPM lodged a police complaint on Thursday after a handwritten poster was found on the wall of its office in ward 4 of Santipur municipality in Nadia district with a threat to kill two leaders unle...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 06.10.20

Fears of turf war in Calcutta

The Trinamul Congress-BJP turf war over control of the industrial belt in North 24-Parganas is likely to race closer to Calcutta as several areas in Barrackpore, Titagurh and Khardah, between 18km to ...
By Kinsuk Basu , Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.20

TMC rally passes BJP event, clash erupts

Violence erupted in Tufanganj of Cooch Behar district on Tuesday when supporters of BJP and Trinamul clashed with each other, prompting the police to rush to the spot and bring the situation under con...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

Two TMC warring leaders arrested

Police on Saturday arrested nine persons, including two local leaders of Trinamul’s warring factions, for their involvement in the attack on a ruling-party-run gram panchayat office in Birbhum&r...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 05.09.20

100 bombs hit panchayat office

Two groups of people, alleged to be rival factions of the Trinamul Congress, clashed over control of the Babuijore gram panchayat in Birbhum’s Lokpur on Friday afternoon. As at least 100 crude ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 10.08.20

‘Bid’ on BJP leader life

BJP leader and former Naihati civic chairman Ganesh Das, 62, escaped an alleged bid on his life when miscreants hurled bombs at his car on Sunday early morning. The bombs were hurled at Das’s c...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bijpur

West Bengal  /  Published 02.07.19

Bengal violence toll? Centre silent

The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday didn’t furnish details on the number of people killed in Bengal in political clashes when asked specifically during Question Hour in the Lok Sabha, after repe...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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