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More you spread mud of violence, better will Lotus blossom: Amit Shah tells Left Front in poll-bound Tripura

More you spread mud of violence, better will Lotus blossom: Amit Shah tells Left Front in poll-bound Tripura

Kicking off Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) election campaign in poll-bound Tripura, party president Amit Shah launched a scathing attack on Manik Sarkar-led ruling Left Front.

Jan 07, 2018, 17:24 PM IST
BJP demands President's Rule in Tripura

BJP demands President's Rule in Tripura

BJP on Tuesday demanded President's Rule in Tripura ahead of Assembly elections due in February 2018.

Dec 05, 2017, 16:50 PM IST
West Bengal biz-friendly, legacy issues of Left will take time to dissolve: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal biz-friendly, legacy issues of Left will take time to dissolve: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee, speaking before 300 foreign delegates from the US, Europe, and Asia said the state was strategically poised, safe and sound politically and geographically.

Nov 27, 2017, 17:03 PM IST

Tripura Assembly polls: BJP to field new faces

The BJP will put up 98 per cent new faces and 65 per cent young candidates in next year's Assembly elections in Tripura.

Jul 24, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

Opposition to skip Mamata government's all-party meeting in the hills

Terming the West Bengal government-sponsored all party meet on June 22 to discuss the volatile situation in the north Bengal hills as "delayed and pointless", the state opposition parties have decided to stay away from it.

Jun 22, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
Cracks in Opposition as support grows for BJP's presidential pick Ram Nath Kovind; all eyes on 17-party meet on Thursday

Cracks in Opposition as support grows for BJP's presidential pick Ram Nath Kovind; all eyes on 17-party meet on Thursday

Unfazed by Janata Dal-United's decision to back NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind, major opposition parties will meet on Thursday amid indications that former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar could be their nominee for the country's highest constitutional post.

Jun 21, 2017, 23:45 PM IST

Close to 200 injured as police crack down on belligerent Left workers in West Bengal

At least 79 police personnel and over 100 Left protesters were injured on Monday as security forces used tear gas and carried out baton charges on thousands of belligerent activists who broke barricades and hurled stones at the police here and neighbouring Howrah during a protest march to the secretariat.

May 23, 2017, 00:31 AM IST
West Bengal: Left Front MLAs detained ahead of 'march to Nabanna' rally

West Bengal: Left Front MLAs detained ahead of 'march to Nabanna' rally

At least 11 peasants` wings of the Left Front in the state are scheduled to hold the "march to Nabanna" rally` in five different parts of the city.

May 22, 2017, 14:19 PM IST

Congress, Left to bring adjournment motion against violence in West Bengal

The Opposition Congress and the Left Front on Monday decided to move an adjournment motion in the Assembly during its forthcoming session against alleged violence in the municipal poll.

May 15, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Seven Bengal civic bodies go to the hustings, angry Opposition cries foul

Moderate to brisk polling for seven civic bodies in West Bengal was reported on Sunday, as the principal opposition parties, the Left Front, Congress and BJP, demanded scrapping of the "farcical" elections amid alleged violence and booth capturing in three municipalities.

May 15, 2017, 02:19 AM IST

BJP to take on Left Front in Tripura, Amit Shah to visit state

BJP president Amit Shah will be in Tripura on a two-day visit to address a brain storming session of party workers on the political roadmap aimed at ousting the Left Front from power in the state.

Apr 04, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

CPI-M in Tripura not respecting democratic federalism: BJP

The BJP on Monday accused the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) of not respecting democratic federalism besides misuse and non-utilisation of central funds by the Left government in Tripura.

Apr 03, 2017, 16:05 PM IST

LF rally in Kolkata on Narada, Saradha issues

Demanding arrest of ministers, elected representatives and leaders of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress seen accepting money in the Narada sting footage, opposition Left Front brought out a huge rally in the heart of Kolkata on Wednesday.

Mar 29, 2017, 23:28 PM IST

Congress-LF stage walkout, WB house adjourned sine die

The Left Front and Congress members on Monday staged a walk-out in the West Bengal Assembly after Speaker refused to admit their no-confidence motion against him and adjourned the session sine die.

Feb 20, 2017, 19:35 PM IST

Will stop politics of vandalism in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said she would stop the "politics of vandalism" in the state, an issue she has taken up as a "challenge".

Feb 20, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Left members write to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on department merger and teacher issue

Left Front members today sent two seperate letters to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on dilution of focus on refugee relief by the government and about confirming temporary teachers in Darjeeling district.

Feb 15, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

Congress, Left Front stage walkout from WB Assembly

Despite its earlier announcement of boycotting the entire budget session, the Congress today returned to the West Bengal Assembly, but staged a walkout protesting against the eviction of Leader of Opposition Abdul Mannan by marshals from the House last week.

Feb 15, 2017, 18:29 PM IST

BJP to intensify movement against Left Front govt in Tripura

The BJP today said the party would intensify movement in Tripura to oust the 'corrupt' Left Front government in the next Assembly elections scheduled to be held in February next year.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections: Left announces first set of candidates

The Left Front on Sunday announced its first list of 105 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

Jan 15, 2017, 20:58 PM IST
Left Front sweeps Tripura panchayat by-polls

Left Front sweeps Tripura panchayat by-polls

The by-elections were held in 44 Gram Panchayat seats.

Dec 23, 2016, 21:26 PM IST