West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021
News  /  Published 25.05.22

Report released on Covid, CAA-NRC-NPR shadow on voting by migrant labourers

Many migrant labourers from Bengal cast their votes in the 2021 Assembly polls in the state with the fear that their names would be struck off the electoral rolls if they did not, Jadavpur University ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 09.02.22

2 veterans face civic poll test

Two prominent Trinamul faces in north Bengal — Gautam Deb and Rabindranath Ghosh — who were ministers in the Mamata Banerjee government but faced defeat in last year’s Assembly elect...
By Avijit Sinha, Main Uddin Chisti in Siliguri, Cooch Behar

West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.22

Reports filed in HC on violence probe

The CBI and a special investigation team constituted by Calcutta High Court to probe cases related to violent incidents following the publication of Assembly poll results last year, filed two separate...
By Tapas Ghosh in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.21

CM rewards voters of 2 districts

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday laid foundation stones of and inaugurated projects worth over Rs 1,300 crore for Malda and Mushidabad, two districts that were once known as Congress bastions. The loosen...
By Alamgir Hossain, Soumya De Sarkar in Malda, Murshidabad

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)


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