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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.

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".

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.

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.

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.

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.

Left Front sweeps Tripura panchayat by-polls

Left Front sweeps Tripura panchayat by-polls

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

West Bengal bypolls to be held under shadow of demonetisation

By-elections will be held in two Lok Sabha constituencies and one Assembly constituency in West Bengal tomorrow under the shadow of the Centre's demonetisation decision.

Mamata Banerjee urges people to elect 'Ma-Mati-Manush' govt in Tripura

Mamata Banerjee urges people to elect 'Ma-Mati-Manush' govt in Tripura

Mamata Banerjee, also the Trinamool Congress supremo, said entire Bengal would jump to Tripura to oust the Left Front from power.

Rahul Gandhi praises Congress-Left struggle against communalism

The Left-Congress alliance finished with a tally of 77 seats in the 294-member Bengal Assembly, while the Trinamool Congress retained power with a whopping 211 seats.

'Third Front' leaders attend Mamata Banerjee's swearing-in as West Bengal CM; 42 ministers take oath

'Third Front' leaders attend Mamata Banerjee's swearing-in as West Bengal CM; 42 ministers take oath

Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was on Friday sworn in for a second consecutive term as West Bengal CM.

Indian History gives way to Marx, Hitler in Tripura textbooks

The only national icon that figures in the history book of Class 9 students in Tripura is Mahatma Gandhi, not for his contribution to India`s freedom movement but for his views on cricket.

Left, Congress threaten to skip Mamata's swearing-in, BJP to observe black day

 Angry over alleged attacks on their activists by the ruling Trinamool Congress after the assembly polls, West Bengal`s opposition Left Front, Congress and the BJP on Monday threatened to boycott the swearing-in ceremony of the Mamata Banerjee government, scheduled for May 27.

Left Front to hit the streets against post-poll violence

AWest Bengal's Left Front has decided to hit the streets against widespread post-poll violence in the state allegedly perpetrated by the ruling Trinamool Congress.

Shiv Sena asks BJP not to brag about poll results, says 'you're still far from Congress-mukt India'

Shiv Sena asks BJP not to brag about poll results, says 'you're still far from Congress-mukt India'

"It is erroneous to say that people have wholeheartedly supported the performance of the BJP government at the centre in the past two years,” Shiv Sena said.

Assembly Elections 2016: Trinamool Congress​ storms back to power in West Bengal, bags 211 out of 294 seats

Assembly Elections 2016: Trinamool Congress​ storms back to power in West Bengal, bags 211 out of 294 seats

Trinamool Congress on Thursday stormed back to power in West Bengal getting more than two-thirds majority.

20,000 personnel in Bengal for counting: EC

As many as 20,000 personnel will be deployed for the counting of votes in the assembly polls in West Bengal on Thursday, an Election Commission official said on Wednesday.

Stage set for counting of votes in high-stakes Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala, Puducherry Thursday

Stage set for counting of votes in high-stakes Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala, Puducherry Thursday

Election Commission officials said that counting of votes, which will commence at 8 AM, will be over by 3 PM.

Assembly Elections 2016: BJP to create history in Assam, Mamata to sweep West Bengal, Left to reclaim Kerala, Jayalalithaa on her way out?

Assembly Elections 2016: BJP to create history in Assam, Mamata to sweep West Bengal, Left to reclaim Kerala, Jayalalithaa on her way out?

If exit polls are to be believed then Assam, Tamil Nadu and Kerala will see a change of government on May 19 and West Bengal will maintain status quo.

Exit polls predict Trinamool Congress sweep in West Bengal, BJP win in Assam, Left victory in Kerala, advantage DMK in Tamil Nadu

Exit polls predict Trinamool Congress sweep in West Bengal, BJP win in Assam, Left victory in Kerala, advantage DMK in Tamil Nadu

BJP appeared poised to win in Assam for the first time, ending 15 long years of Congress rule, according to various exit polls.