West Bengal  /  Published 27.11.21

Soccer for voter enrollment

Football, the beautiful game, is helping Malda district administration achieve more score on the voter list. The administration has come up with an innovative method to enlist new voters. Football ma...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.11.21

Jharia: Special students get voter ID

In a bid to ensure issuance for voter ID card and providing disability pension for the specially abled students, a special camp was organised today at a Jharia-based resource centre. During the event,...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 30.04.21

Saffron party counts cost in three city seats

A strikingly poor turnout of Hindi-speaking voters in three of the seven seats — Jorasanko, Maniktala and Shyampukur — in Calcutta on Thursday raised an alarm in the state BJP, said a seni...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.04.21

Virus deters urban voters

Voter turnout in the penultimate phase of the eight-phase Assembly polls in the state was affected in the urban areas by the raging Covid-19 pandemic. According to the numbers released by the Electio...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.04.21

Bengal elections 2021: First-time voters

Seen at: Bhagabati Devi Balika Vidyalaya, AE Block “I do not appreciate parties using religion for politics. I want peace and harmony in our state,” said the 18-year-old economics student...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake


Calcutta  /  Published 23.04.21

Booth trek of a Covid positive voter

Sourav Chakraborty of DL Block learnt of the Election Commission of India’s provision to let Covid positive voters cast their ballot in the final hour of polling and turned up at his polling boo...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 23.04.21

Polling booths manned by women

Empowered on the way Das found some voters wondering out loud if an all-woman team would be up for such a crucial job. “But they were happy seeing us pulling it off,” she smiled. Chatter...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 23.04.21

A day to celebrate democracy

By Sanat Kumar Sinha

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

Shah: TMC uses infiltrators as votebank

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday claimed that the BJP is the only political entity which can stop infiltration and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee is concerned with "fake secu...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.04.21

EC raps Mamata over Muslim appeal

The Election Commission issued a notice to Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday for allegedly making an appeal to voters along communal lines during campaig...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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