Presidential Election
West Bengal  /  Published 11.08.22

CPI-ML frowns on TMC's VP stand

Dipankar Bhattacharya, the CPI-ML (Liberation) national general secretary known for backing Mamata Banerjee in the run-up to the Assembly polls in Bengal in 2021, said on Wednesday that the Trinamul C...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.08.22

TMC takes note of votes of Sisir and son

Parliamentary party leader of the Trinamul Congress in the Lok Sabha, Sudip Bandyopadhyay, on Saturday night sent separate letters to MPs Sisir Adhikari and his son Dibyendu, saying the party had noti...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

World  /  Published 07.08.22

Colombia: Petro as prez

Gustavo Petro, a former member of Colombia's M-19 guerrilla group, is set to be inaugurated as the country's first leftist president on Sunday at a ceremony in the capital, Bogota. Some 100,0...
By Deutsche Welle

India  /  Published 03.08.22

VP poll: Alva gets AAP, JMM support

The Opposition camp, on Wednesday, got a boost with the Aam Aadmi Party and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha announcing support to their joint Vice Presidential candidate Margaret Alva, but numbers are stil...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 03.08.22

Paris in spring

“Ev’ry beating heart becomes a part of/ Paris in the spring.” So ends the famous song, first introduced in the 1935 film, Paris in Spring. This particular spring in Paris wove sport ...
By Alexis Tadié


India  /  Published 01.08.22

Chair has key to run House: Alva

“Their job is to bring everybody together, not to throw MPs out,” the former Union minister says, alleging an alarming decline in parliamentary culture and a serious threat to democracy in...
By Sanjay K. Jha

India  /  Published 24.07.22

Murmu to take oath on Monday

President-elect Droupadi Murmu will take oath of office of the highest constitutional post of the country on Monday followed by a 21 gun salute. The Union Home Ministry said the ceremony will be held...
By Our bureau and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.07.22

Murmu elected as 15th President

Yashwant Sinha, who polled 35.97 per cent of the votes, said in a statement: “I heartily congratulate Srimati Droupadi Murmu on her victory in the Presidential Election 2022. I hope — inde...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 22.07.22

TMC to abstain from VP vote

The Trinamul Congress on Thursday announced its decision to abstain from voting in the vice-presidential election scheduled on August 6. The stand, announced by the party’s national general sec...
By Devadeep Purohit, Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.07.22

Prez polls: Ballot boxes reach Delhi

'Mr Ballot Box' carrying votes cast by the lawmakers in the presidential election in all states and Union territories reached the strongroom of Parliament on Tuesday evening. The team from Ma...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.