West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021
West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.20

Switch from TMC to BJP in Nandigram

The Trinamul Congress lost control of its second gram panchayat in East Midnapore, a district that had shaped the Mamata Banerjee party’s ride to power in 2011. The pradhan, upa (deputy) pradha...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Nandigram(Bengal)

West Bengal  /  Published 24.11.20

CM seeks to corner BJP on statue faux pas

Mamata Banerjee on Monday pulled no punches against Union home minister Amit Shah and his party over their alleged lack of understanding of and sensitivity to tribal people, and more precisely to Beng...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.11.20

TMC plan for 35 lakh jobs in 3 years

The Mamata Banerjee government is working on a detailed plan to generate 35 lakh employment opportunities over the next three years with a move by the Trinamul Congress to highlight the thrust on the ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 23.11.20

Bengal: 'rumoured' CA in police custody

In another tweet, the governor said: “Beneficiaries in ‘uniform’ and power in pre-emptive mode to compromise team members #coal #cattle mafia raids to neutralise or impede actions ag...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.11.20

TMC dares BJP to name nephew

The Trinamul Congress on Sunday lashed out at the BJP over relentless attacks against the “bhaipo (nephew)”, deemed to be aimed at an influential leader in the ruling party known for ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.20

480 CPM cadres cross over to BJP

Niranjan Sihi said Saturday’s development would not hurt the party’s organisation in Haldia. “None of our prominent leaders has switched to the BJP. People of Haldia are with us,&rd...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 21.11.20

Survey: border residents

By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.11.20

Left tells Cong to get house in order

The CPM’s contention is that the Left parties cannot afford to go soft on Trinamul as it would then leave the anti-incumbency vote for the BJP to tap. In an interview to party newspaper Ganasha...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.20

Bengal: Shah plans monthly visits

  Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP national president J P Nadda will visit the state every month till the end of Bengal Assembly elections next year, BJP chief Dilip Ghosh said  on Wed...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 18.11.20

Single aim: CPM thinks BJP no threat in Bengal

For a party that headed a ruling coalition in a state for 34 years, advice is unnecessary. Leaders of the Communist Party of India (Marxist), including its general secretary, Sitaram Yechury, and the ...
By The Editorial Board


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