WB Panchayat polls

Stage set for Bengal panchayat polls on Monday

Stage set for Bengal panchayat polls on Monday

While the LF-Congress alliance finished second in the 2016 Assembly elections, since then, the Bharatiya Janata Party has been ending runners-up in almost all elections in the state.

May 14, 2018, 00:09 AM IST
CPI-M denies report on joining hands with BJP ahead of West Bangal panchayat polls

CPI-M denies report on joining hands with BJP ahead of West Bangal panchayat polls

Earlier in the day, it was reported that arch-rivals BJP and the CPI(M) have joined hands at the grassroots level in Nadia district to defeat the TMC in the upcoming panchayat polls in the state.

May 09, 2018, 01:01 AM IST
West Bengal panchayat elections: Polling on May 1, 3, 5; results on May 8

West Bengal panchayat elections: Polling on May 1, 3, 5; results on May 8

No clarity yet on whether central police forces will be deployed to ensure the integrity of the election.

Mar 31, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

SC refuses to reschedule WB panchayat poll; Cong, Left blame TMC

With the SC rejecting WB govt`s plea for rescheduling the panchayat polls in view of Ramzan, Cong and CPI(M) blamed the ruling Trinamool Congress.

Jul 02, 2013, 17:15 PM IST

Centre unable to send forces for WB Panchayat polls: Mamata

Centre has expressed its inability to send paramilitary forces for three-phase Panchayat polls in West Bengal beginning July 2, Mamata Banerjee said.

Jun 05, 2013, 23:08 PM IST