West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.22

TMC wins Bangur poll

Trinamul Congress’s Banasree Chatterjee has won the municipal election in Bangur Avenue (Ward 29 of South Dum Dum Municipality) by over 8,500 votes. She got 9,583 votes, while the BJP and the CP...
By Showli Chakraborty

West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.22

TMC maintains stronghold in Mirik

Trinamul Congress continued to maintain its stronghold in Mirik, the tiny hill sub-division of Darjeeling district, where the party managed to bag three of four seats of the Gorkhaland Territorial Adm...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

North East  /  Published 01.07.22

TMC focus on Meghalaya

Trinamul on Wednesday launched a membership drive in Meghalaya, a state where it is trying to emerge as a major player before next year’s Assembly polls. The launch of the “Be The Change&...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 01.07.22

Hamlet credits teacher

“The Left did nothing in 34 and Trinamul too was indifferent towards bringing electricity to Namo Jamdoba. I was surprised to know during my election campaign during last year’s Assembly p...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.22

CPM breaks a 32-year ward jinx

The CPM on Wednesday sprang a surprise by winning a ward in the Chandernagore Municipal Corporation bypoll for the first time in 32 years. The bypoll in ward 17 of Chandernagore had to be held as the...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 30.06.22

Win for kin of murdered councillors

The bypoll results announced on Wednesday covered two seats that fell vacant because two councillors in two municipalities were murdered on the same day in March. Congress candidate Mithun Kandu won ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.22

Suvendu heckled with black flags

Suvendu Adhikari, the leader of Opposition in the Bengal Assembly, faced black flags and “go back” slogans from hundreds of Trinamul supporters in Cooch Behar on Monday. Suvendu had come ...
By Main Uddin Chisti, Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta, Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.22

Mukul Roy quits as PAC chief

Senior TMC leader and MLA Mukul Roy on Monday submitted his resignation as chairman of the Public Accounts Committee in West Bengal Assembly to Speaker Biman Banerjee saying that his tenure was about ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.22

Job fund whip on Bengal

The Centre has asked the Bengal government to recover funds spent on 100 days’ job scheme projects where malpractice was “found” by a national-level monitoring team while making it c...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.06.22

'Arrest Suvendu'

Bengal on Saturday reported 235 new Covid-19 infections, 217 recoveries and two deaths, with the case positivity rate at 7.04 per cent. Currently, there are 3,496 active cases in the state, with ...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


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