West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021
West Bengal  /  Published 13.10.21

CPM didn't see BJP threat in Bengal

The Left, primarily the CPM, is passing through an ideological and practical crisis. Can it overcome this crisis and add to the strength of a united Opposition challenging the BJP? Political scientist...
By Subhoranjan Dasgupta

India  /  Published 12.09.21

Bengal: CBI arrests 7 in post-poll violence case

The CBI has arrested seven persons on Sunday in connection with a murder case in Cooch Behar linked to post-poll violence in West Bengal, officials said. The family of the victim, Hardhan Roy, had al...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.21

Bhowanipore bypoll: CM files papers

Mamata Banerjee on Friday left her 30B Harish Chatterjee Street residence in Calcutta at 1.54pm, reached Survey Building at Alipore at 1.58pm and began filing her nomination as the Trinamul Congress c...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.21

Bypoll: Mamata files nomination

  TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee Friday filed her nomination for the September 30 Bhabanipur assembly by-poll winning which is an absolute necessity for her to continue as the chief minister. She ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.21

Most Bengal BJP MLAs set to lose central security

The Union ministry of home affairs has quite literally left 61 BJP MLAs in Bengal to the mercy of the Trinamul government. For, according to sources, late on Wednesday night the ministry headed by Ami...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 08.09.21

TMC youth leader shot dead

A youth leader of the Trinamul Congress in East Burdwan’s Ausgram was shot dead by four armed men while he was on his way home with his elderly father on Tuesday afternoon. Sources said Chancha...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.21

No contender to take on Didi

The beleaguered Bengal BJP appeared for the second consecutive day to be in a state of disarray with its indecision on a candidate against chief minister Mamata Banerjee in the Bhowanipore Assembly by...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.09.21

Bengal: SC stays lawsuit against Opindia scribes

The Supreme Court has stayed further proceedings in a fresh case filed in West Bengal against some people, including editors of a news web portal, in connection with articles published by them. The c...
By Our Bureau, Agencies

West Bengal  /  Published 04.09.21

CBI makes 3rd arrest in violence cases

Calcutta High Court on Friday appointed Justice (retired) Manjula Chellur as the chairperson of the Special Investigating Team (SIT) that was formed to probe alleged incidents of post-results violence...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.21

Violence: CBI makes 3rd arrest

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested a person in Bengal's North 24 Parganas district in connection with its probe into a case of post-poll violence in the state, an agency source sai...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta


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