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One dead in clashes between Trinamool and BJP workers in West Bengal's Dinhata

Clashes erupted between Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party cadres in Dinhata in West Bengal's Coochbehar district on Wednesday. 

Jun 05, 2019, 22:46 PM IST

West Bengal: Posters threatening to behead political workers surface in New Town and Nimta

Several handwritten posters threatening to behead political party supporters have surfaced in two areas in West Bengal's in North 24 Parganas – New Town and Nimta – both near Kolkata.

Jun 05, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

People want Mamata Banerjee as the next PM: Trinamool MP Dinesh Trivedi

People want West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool supremo Mamata Banerjee to be the Prime Minister, said party MP and former Rail Minister Dinesh Trivedi.

Apr 26, 2019, 08:12 AM IST

Bangladeshi Star Campaigns for Trinamool in West Bengal

The ruling Trinamool Congress sprung a surprise by engaging Bangladeshi actor to campaign for its Lok Sabha candidate Kanaia Lal Agarwal from Raiganj in North Dinajpur district.

Apr 16, 2019, 07:38 AM IST

Bangladeshi Star Campaigns for Trinamool in North Dinajpur

The ruling Trinamool Congress sprung a surprise by engaging Bangladeshi actor Ferdous to campaign for its Lok Sabha candidate Kanaia Lal Agarwal from Raiganj in North Dinajpur district.

Apr 15, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

Trinamool resorting to 'cheap' methods, says Congress after Mamata blocks Rahul Gandhi's chopper landing

The state government denied permission for landing of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi's helicopter in Siliguri, who was scheduled to address a public meeting in the area on April 14. 

Apr 13, 2019, 05:55 AM IST

In strongly-worded letter to EC, Mamata Banerjee calls its move to transfer top cops 'biased'

In a major shakeup within the state police establishment, the EC on Friday night removed Kolkata Police Commissioner Anuj Sharma and Bidhannagar Police Commissioner Gyanwant Singh in view of the poll preparedness. 


Apr 06, 2019, 14:51 PM IST

BJP supporters, travelling in 2 buses, allegedly attacked by Trinamool workers in West Bengal's Bankura

Two buses carrying Bharatiya Janata supporters was allegedly attacked by Trinamool Congress workers in Bankura on Wednesday morning.

Apr 03, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

Now just 'Trinamool': Mamata Banerjee-led TMC removes Congress from its logo

The Congress name has been dropped from party banners, posters and all communication material.

Mar 23, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

With eye on elections, TMC's Derek O'Brien opts for Hindi classes

Trinamool Congress National Spokesperson and Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien recently began taking Hindi tuitions and a teacher comes daily at his residence in Delhi to help him converse better in the language.

Feb 07, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Poster war in West Bengal between Narendra Modi & Mamata Banerjee

With elections in the air, the Trinamool-Bharatiya Janata Party political rivalry translated into a poster war ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi first public meeting for the 2019 Lok Sabha campaign in Bengal. Watch video for more information.

Feb 02, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

After Mayawati's outburst, will Mamata salvage Mahagathbandhan dream?

Mamata has called for a rally in Kolkata on January 19 and invites have been sent to all leaders of non-BJP parties.

Oct 06, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

BJP will be wiped out in 2019; won't allow NRC in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

Referring to the recent panchayat polls in WB, she alleged that BJP is resorting to politics of killing in the state.

Aug 28, 2018, 14:12 PM IST

Unwarranted accusations are unfortunate: Rajnath Singh in Parliament after NRC ruckus

"No coercive action will be taken against anyone in any situation. Attempts to create an atmosphere of fear are condemnable."

Aug 03, 2018, 11:45 AM IST

TMC-Congress grand-alliance possible: Mamata bats for united Opposition against BJP

Amid growing calls for a united Opposition against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that she's not averse to working with Congress towards a common goal.

Jul 07, 2018, 21:12 PM IST

West Bengal Panchayat elections 2018 marred by violence: 6 dead, several injured

In less than three hours after polling began, reports of violence and clashes emerged from several districts across state. 

May 14, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Clashes mar West Bengal panchayat polls; 2 dead, over 20 injured, media vehicle torched

The Opposition parties alleged that TMC members are not letting voters enter poll booths.

May 14, 2018, 10:42 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat polls: As it happened on May 14, 2018

The run-up to the WB rural polls witnessed intense violence, a series of court cases, and clashes among supporters of ruling TMC and opposition BJP, Congress and Left

May 14, 2018, 07:13 AM IST

A political party has given supari to kill me: Mamata Banerjee's startling claim

In a startling revelation, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee claimed that some political parties are trying to get her assassinated. 

May 12, 2018, 11:27 AM IST

Mamata-led Trinamool asks party MLAs to vote for Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress on Tuesday asked 10 MLAs to vote for party supported Congress candidate Abhishek Manu Singhvi in the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls.

Mar 21, 2018, 00:24 AM IST