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3 BJP workers suffer bullet injuries in clashes with TMC in West Bengal's Cooch Behar

3 BJP workers suffer bullet injuries in clashes with TMC in West Bengal's Cooch Behar

Clashes erupted yet again between Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) cadres in Cooch Behar's Sitai area of West Bengal late on Monday night.  

May 21, 2019 - 09:26 AM IST
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Amit Shah denied permission to hold rally in West Bengal's Jadavpur

Amit Shah denied permission to hold rally in West Bengal's Jadavpur

Kolkata: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah was on Monday denied permission to hold a rally in West Bengal's Jadavpur, party sources said.

May 13, 2019 - 11:00 AM IST
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Stones pelted at BJP candidate Bharati Ghosh in West Bengal's Ghatal, her car vandalised

Stones pelted at BJP candidate Bharati Ghosh in West Bengal's Ghatal, her car vandalised

Stones were pelted at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Bharati Ghosh on Sunday at a polling station in Dogachhia in West Bengal's Ghatal by locals.

May 12, 2019 - 03:58 PM IST
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IB alert of fidayeen attack on Buddha Purnima in West Bengal, Bangladesh; security beefed up

IB alert of fidayeen attack on Buddha Purnima in West Bengal, Bangladesh; security beefed up

The central Intelligence Bureau (IB) has issued an alert, warning of a fidayeen attack by Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) or Islamic State (ISIS) on the occasion of Buddha Purnima in West Ben

May 11, 2019 - 08:11 AM IST
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West Bengal: BJP candidate from Diamond Harbour constituency faces arrest for allegedly molesting a minor

West Bengal: BJP candidate from Diamond Harbour constituency faces arrest for allegedly molesting a minor

The West Bengal State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (WBCPCR) on Friday ordered the arrest of BJP candidate from Diamond Harbour constituency, Nilanjan Roy, within 24 hrs for allegedly m

May 10, 2019 - 09:28 PM IST
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CRPF gears up to foil Naxals' bid to disrupt polling in West Bengal on May 12

CRPF gears up to foil Naxals' bid to disrupt polling in West Bengal on May 12

The Naxal-infested districts in West Bengal have been turned into a fortress with less than two days left for the Lok Sabha voting on Sunday.

May 10, 2019 - 08:43 PM IST
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CPM candidate Md Salim's convoy attacked in West Bengal's North Dinajpur during second phase of  Lok Sabha poll

CPM candidate Md Salim's convoy attacked in West Bengal's North Dinajpur during second phase of Lok Sabha poll

RAIGANJ: The car of CPIM leader and Raiganj sitting MP Mohammad Salim was allegedly vandalised on Thursday in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district during the second phase of polling for the 2019 L

Apr 18, 2019 - 03:46 PM IST
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Tension in West Bengal’s Chopra after bike-borne youth prevent locals from casting votes, attack women; RAF deployed

Tension in West Bengal’s Chopra after bike-borne youth prevent locals from casting votes, attack women; RAF deployed

Tension was reported in the first few hours of voting in North Dinajpur's Chopra, which falls under Darjeeling constituency in West Bengal.

Apr 18, 2019 - 01:24 PM IST
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Bengali film 'inspired' by Mamata Banerjee set to release on May 3

Bengali film 'inspired' by Mamata Banerjee set to release on May 3

Kolkata: After a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi was stalled by the Election Commission, a Bengali film - 'Baghini - Bengal Tigress',  inspired by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee,

Apr 16, 2019 - 09:25 PM IST
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Bangladesh actor Ferdous Ahmed campaigns for TMC; BJP cries foul

Bangladesh actor Ferdous Ahmed campaigns for TMC; BJP cries foul

Kolkata: In a major controversy, Bangladeshi actor Ferdous Ahmed was seen campaigning in favour of the Trinamool Congress candidate from Raigunj constituency - Kanhaiyalal Agarwal, on Sunday.

Apr 15, 2019 - 05:27 PM IST
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