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West Bengal Panchayat elections 2018 marred by violence: 6 dead, several injured

West Bengal Panchayat elections 2018 marred by violence: 6 dead, several injured

In less than three hours after polling began, reports of violence and clashes emerged from several districts across state. 

May 14, 2018, 14:05 PM IST
Clashes mar West Bengal panchayat polls; 2 dead, over 20 injured, media vehicle torched

Clashes mar West Bengal panchayat polls; 2 dead, over 20 injured, media vehicle torched

The Opposition parties alleged that TMC members are not letting voters enter poll booths.

May 14, 2018, 10:42 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat polls: As it happened on May 14, 2018

The run-up to the WB rural polls witnessed intense violence, a series of court cases, and clashes among supporters of ruling TMC and opposition BJP, Congress and Left

May 14, 2018, 07:13 AM IST
A political party has given supari to kill me: Mamata Banerjee's startling claim

A political party has given supari to kill me: Mamata Banerjee's startling claim

In a startling revelation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee claimed that some political parties are trying to get her assassinated. 

May 12, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
Mamata-led Trinamool asks party MLAs to vote for Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Mamata-led Trinamool asks party MLAs to vote for Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress on Tuesday asked 10 MLAs to vote for party supported Congress candidate Abhishek Manu Singhvi in the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls.

Mar 21, 2018, 00:24 AM IST
RS Poll: Mamata Banerjee announces TMC's support for Abhishek Manu Singhvi from West Bengal

RS Poll: Mamata Banerjee announces TMC's support for Abhishek Manu Singhvi from West Bengal

"Abhishek Manu Singhvi and Kapil Sibal (also of the Congress) have fought many court cases for us. There was a request to me (for supporting Singhvi). We will support Singhvi in the fifth RS seat from Bengal."

Mar 10, 2018, 06:58 AM IST
Mamata magic intact in West Bengal: Trinamool sweeps Uluberia, Noapara bypolls

Mamata magic intact in West Bengal: Trinamool sweeps Uluberia, Noapara bypolls

The by-polls were being considered a litmus test for Trinamool and BJP

Feb 01, 2018, 10:42 AM IST

West Bengal bypoll results: As it happened

Trinamool Congress on Thursday made a clean sweep in the by-elections to Uluberia Lok Sabha and Noapara assembly seats, while BJP finished second increasing it vote share.
 

Feb 01, 2018, 07:00 AM IST
AAP MLA disqualification row: 'Political vendetta, against principles of natural justice': Didi backs Kejriwal

AAP MLA disqualification row: 'Political vendetta, against principles of natural justice': Didi backs Kejriwal

Extending her support to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over MLA disqualification row, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Friday termed the episode as “political vendetta”.

Jan 19, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee into cow politics and Brahmin conventions for vote bank: BJP

Mamata Banerjee into cow politics and Brahmin conventions for vote bank: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday accused West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool chief Mamata Banerjee of resorting to politics of appeasement for the sake of votes.

Jan 08, 2018, 21:44 PM IST
Tripura speaker recognises six TMC deserters as BJP MLAs

Tripura speaker recognises six TMC deserters as BJP MLAs

The BJP, which failed to open its account in Tripura in the 2013 Assembly polls, now has six MLAs, with Speaker R C Debnath recognising the lawmakers, who deserted the TMC, as members of the saffron party, a top official said on Sunday. 

Dec 10, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
Biswa Bangla case - Prove allegations, else leave Bengal: Abhishek Banerjee to Mukul Roy

Biswa Bangla case - Prove allegations, else leave Bengal: Abhishek Banerjee to Mukul Roy

Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee on Tuesday hit back at newly-inducted BJP leader Mukul Roy, asking him to prove allegations in Biswa Bangla case or else leave the state.

Nov 28, 2017, 15:03 PM IST
Trinamool MP Mukul Roy to quit party after Durga Puja

Trinamool MP Mukul Roy to quit party after Durga Puja

Senior Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy on Monday announced that he will tender his resignation and as the Rajya Sabha MP after Durga Puja.

Sep 25, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
 Narada sting case: Trinamool MP Sougata Roy appears before CBI in Kolkata

Narada sting case: Trinamool MP Sougata Roy appears before CBI in Kolkata

Trinamool Congress lawmaker Sougata Roy appeared before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Narada case on Wednesday.

Sep 06, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Six electees take oath as Rajya Sabha members

Six recently-elected members of the Rajya Sabha were administered oath on Tuesday by Chairman Venkaiah Naidu.

Aug 29, 2017, 23:01 PM IST
 High time for Mamata Banerjee to stop politics over patriotism: BJP

High time for Mamata Banerjee to stop politics over patriotism: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has always been opposing the Centre`s policies and initiatives, adding it is high time to stop politics over patriotism.

Aug 14, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Basirhat violence: Centre sends four BSF companies to riot-hit areas; North 24 Parganas SP removed

Basirhat violence: Centre sends four BSF companies to riot-hit areas; North 24 Parganas SP removed

As the communal clashes in North 24 Paraganas district of West Bengal, that broke out over an objectionable post on Facebook, refuse to fall down even after days, the central government on Saturday sent four Border Security Force (BSF) companies to violence-hit areas. 

Jul 08, 2017, 17:40 PM IST

Trinamool, BJP activists clash in Tripura, 17 including several women injured

 Altogether 17 persons including 11 policemen, two photo journalists and two party activists each from Trinamool Congress (TMC) and BJP, were injured in a clash between the two groups.

Mar 14, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

West Bengal: BJP leader Jayprakash Majumdar arrested on charges of fraud

Senior West Bengal BJP leader Jayprakash Majumdar was on Saturday arrested on charges of criminal conspiracy, fraud and cheating a person.

Jan 14, 2017, 20:46 PM IST
Competitive obstructionism between Congress, TMC in Parliament: Arun Jaitley

Competitive obstructionism between Congress, TMC in Parliament: Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said on Monday that Congress and TMC were indulging in "competitive obstructionism".

Dec 05, 2016, 20:08 PM IST

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