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Left delegation meets Mamata Banerjee, urges to halt post-poll violence

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 23:12

A delegation of Left parties on Monday met West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and sought her intervention to halt post-poll violence and alleged attacks on Left workers across the state.

Post poll violence escalates in Odisha, one dead

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 10:02

A BJD worker was hacked to death by the supporters of rival Congress party in Odisha`s Kendrapada district as post poll violence escalated in the area, police said Tuesday.

Five accused in attack on minister`s relatives surrender

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 15:07

Five persons, including an expelled BJD leader, who were accused of involvement in the attack on two relatives of a Congress MLA in post-poll violence at Jeypore in Koraput district, today surrendered in a court here.

WB poll violence a `mockery and rape of democracy`: Left

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 21:06

Terming poll violence in West Bengal as "mockery and rape of democracy", Left parties today demanded repoll in over 800 booths hours after voting, blaming the ruling Trinamool Congress for large-scale violence, mayhem and booth capturing.

Seven injured in pre-poll violence in West Bengal

Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 15:40

Seven political workers - four belonging to CPI-M and three to ruling Trinamool Congress - were injured in an incident of violence at Belghoria in the outskirts of Kolkata.

Poll violence in Bengal claims eight lives, 959 injured

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 22:23

Poll violence has so far claimed eight lives in West Bengal and left 959 people injured in 1,004 incidents, an Election Commission official said today.

Seemandhra: Cop among 12 injured in poll violence

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 17:44

Twelve persons, including a constable, were injured in two separate incidents in Andhra Pradesh`s Prakasam and Nellore districts, in poll-related violence even as police fired in the air to disperse clashing activists of TDP and YSR Congress, police said today.

Poll violence in West Bengal claims seven lives, 740 injured

Last Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014, 00:17

Poll violence has so far claimed seven lives in West Bengal and left 740 persons injured in 825 incidents, Election Commission sources said on Thursday.

Poll violence in West Bengal claims three lives, 576 injured

Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 20:08

Poll violence has so far claimed three lives in West Bengal and left 576 persons injured in 653 incidents, the Election Commission said on Friday.

Policeman killed, two injured in Assam poll violence

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 14:57

A police constable was killed and two others were injured when some voters attacked security personnel at a polling booth in Assam`s Kokrajhar district Thursday, a top police official said.

Three Congress workers arrested for Odisha post-poll violence

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 00:36

Three Congress workers were arrested from Aul area of Odisha`s Kendrapara district on Sunday in connection with post-poll violence that left a man dead and four injured even as prohibitory orders remained in force in the district.

Three held over post-poll violence in Odisha

Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 10:56

Three Congress workers were arrested in Odisha`s Kendrapada district in connection with the Friday post-poll violence that left one person dead and four others injured in the region, an official said Sunday.