BJP cautions Sarkar govt over `terror` against party workers

The NDA government at the Centre would not remain a silent spectator if the ruling CPI-M in Tripura does not stop an alleged wave of terror against BJP workers which began after the July 15 panchayat polls in the state, BJP MPs cautioned Tuesday Today.

Three-phase panchayat polls in Uttarakhand from June 18

Panchayat elections in Uttarakhand will be held in three phases on June 18, 21 and 24.

Panchayat polls in Dhinkia on July 3

Encouraged by smooth conduct of simultaneous Lok Sabha and assembly polls in Dhinkia area, considered the epicentre of anti-Posco movement, Odisha government has initiated steps to hold panchayat elections there.

AP panchayat polls to be held in April

Elections to the Panchayat Raj institutions in Andhra Pradesh have been announced on Monday and will be held in April.

Trinamool used intimidation to win panchayat polls: CPI-M

CPI-M leader Surya Kanta Mishra on Monday slammed the party for winning one-third of the seats in the recent West Bengal panchayat polls through malpractices and one-third through intimidation.

West Bengal panchayat polls: Mamata Didi’s magic lives on

Despite all odds, controversies, criticism and anti-incumbency, West Bengal’s firebrand Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s party - the Trinamool Congress (TMC) – swept the three-tier panchayat polls in the state, mauling the Left Front badly.

Complete paribartan, says TMC after panchayat polls victory

The victory in the panchayat elections for the Trinamool Congress was the completion of a full circle for the party, Subrata Mukherjee said.

Panchayat polls: DGP holds deliberations over force deployment

Ahead of the third and final phase of gram panchayat elections in AP on Wednesday, the State Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy held high-level meeting with police officials over deployment of paramilitary forces.

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.

Trinamool Congress wins West Bengal panchayat polls

The Trinamool Congress, led by CM Mamata Banerjee, on Tuesday swept the West Bengal panchayat polls winning in 13 out of the total 17 districts.

West Bengal panchayat poll: Two dead, 70% turnout in last phase

Two people died while an average 70 percent voters exercised their democratic rights amid reports of sporadic violence during the fifth and final phase of the West Bengal panchayat polls Thursday.

AP panchayat polls: Congress, TDP share phase 1 honours

The first round of elections to gram panchayats in Andhra Pradesh saw both ruling Congress and principal Opposition TDP claiming victory.

Over 82 pc turnout in 1st phase of AP panchayat polls

A high turnout of over 82.31 per cent was reported in the first phase of gram panchayat polls in Andhra Pradesh, which was marred by stray clashes between workers of different political parties, officials said.

No apprehension of Bengal getting divided: Mamata

At a time when the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) has declared it will renew its demand for a separate Gorkhaland, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday said there was no apprehension of a division of the state.

Andhra Panchayat polls begin amid stray clashes

Stray incidents of clashes between workers of different political parties marred the first phase of gram panchayats elections in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday.

Seven killed in violence-hit Bengal panchayat polls` fourth round

Kolkata: West Bengal`s countryside bled Monday as seven people were killed and scores - among them four children - injured in the penultimate round of the panchayat polls marred by bomb blasts, firings, violent clashes and allegations of rampant electoral malpractices.

Heavy rains: Panchayat polls in some AP villages rescheduled

The Andhra Pradesh State Election Commission (SEC) today rescheduled the ongoing gram panchayat election process in several villages in the state in view of the incessant rains.

Arrest political leaders for using provocative language: BJP

The state BJP demanded immediate compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to the family members of poll-violence victims.

Poll violence claims three lives; Mamata blames SEC, Opposition

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee indirectly put onus of panchayat poll violence on State Election Commission, saying elections were being conducted by the SEC and the state had provided adequate policemen requisitioned by poll panel.

CPI(M) leadership to meet in Delhi today

Top leaders of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) will meet here on Saturday to discuss the ongoing political situation in the country.