One killed, 2 injured in clash over WB panchayat poll result

A Congress worker was killed and two others injured in a clash in Jalpaiguri district after the panchayat results were declared on Monday, police said.

One person killed in CPI(M), Congress clash in WB

Days ahead of Panchayat polls, a person was killed and another injured in a clash between supporters of CPI(M) and Congress, police said on Sunday.

TMC candidate casting vote for another caught on camera

Caught on television cameras casting a vote for another person, TMC candidate admitted he did to help `inebriated` voter during first phase of panchayat elections in West Bengal`s Purulia.

Election panel notifies Bengal panchayat polls

In accordance with the Supreme Court`s directive, the State Election Commission (SEC) Wednesday notified the West Bengal panchayat polls scheduled to be held July 11, 15, 19, 22 and 25.

Fed up with tussle over Bengal panchayat polls: Court

With the State Election Commission moving the SC over the West Bengal panchayat polls, the Calcutta High Court Wednesday expressed happiness over the matter shifting to the top court and said it was "fed up" with it.

Court asks Bengal to end panchayat polls by July 1

The Calcutta High Court Tuesday ordered the three-phase panchayat polls in West Bengal to be concluded by July 15, and asked the government to notify the schedule in consultation with the state election panel.