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West Bengal panchayat elections

West Bengal panchayat election results 2018 live updates: TMC victorious in all 20 Zilla Parishads

The panchayat elections are the last major polls in West Bengal before next year's Lok Sabha election

May 18, 2018, 07:10 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat polls: Trinamool Congress headed for massive victory; BJP main rival

Widespread violence in West Bengal's rural body polls had claimed at least 12 lives and left 43 injured.

May 18, 2018, 00:18 AM IST

Sensing win in Panchayat Elections, Mamata Banerjee attacks PM Modi

"We have been disrespected. Even the Prime Minister has talked on this (poll-related violence). We did not expect this from him."

May 17, 2018, 23:09 PM IST

In Mamata's Bengal, BJP emerges as principal opponent

In this contest of no surprises, it is Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which has managed to turn heads.

May 17, 2018, 14:56 PM IST

West Bengal Gram Panchayat Election Results 2018: Live Updates and winning candidates of Panchayat Samiti Elections

Live updates of West Bengal Panchayat Samitis and winning candidates.

May 17, 2018, 11:06 AM IST

West Bengal Panchayat Election Results 2018: Live Updates and winning candidates of Gram Panchayat Elections

Live updates of West Bengal Gram Panchayat Samitis and winning candidates.

May 17, 2018, 11:06 AM IST

West Bengal Gram Panchayat Election Results 2018: Full list of winning candidates in zilla parishads

The chief parties in the fray for WB rural polls are Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Communist Party of India (Marxist). 

May 17, 2018, 09:45 AM IST

West Bengal Panchayat Election Results 2018: Will Mamata-led TMC continue its winning streak?

The counting for West Bengal Gram Panchayat Election Results 2018 is currently underway at 291 centers. 

May 17, 2018, 08:06 AM IST

Watch West Bengal Panchayat Election Results 2018 LIVE streaming on Zee News

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May 17, 2018, 07:37 AM IST

West Bengal Panchayat Election Results 2018 Live Updates: TMC races towards big win, BJP distant second

Counting for West Bengal Gram Panchayat Election Results 2018 began today

May 17, 2018, 07:07 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat elections 2018 - Counting of votes on Thursday: All you need to know

More than 60,000 armed personnel from West Bengal and neighbouring states were deployed for the panchayat polls. 

May 17, 2018, 00:07 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat elections: Repolling in 568 booths hit by violence on Monday

The West Bengal government and the police have been asked to make elaborate security arrangements so that the repolling is held in a free and fair manner.

May 16, 2018, 10:00 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat elections 2018: Nominations filed through Whatsapp after Calcutta High Court intervenes

The Calcutta High Court was informed on Tuesday that nine candidates have used Whatsapp to file their nominations for the West Bengal panchayat elections which are scheduled to take place in three phases on  May 1, May 3 and May 5.

Apr 25, 2018, 12:23 PM IST

Doubtful if Trinamool government can hold peaceful panchayat polls: Union Minister

Iterating that in a democracy, every election down to the municipality of panchayat level should be held peacefully, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader expressed doubts over whether the state government had the capability to conduct a violence-free poll.

Apr 16, 2018, 00:16 AM IST

West Bengal panchayat polls: Kolkata HC puts all procedures on hold, seeks report

The Kolkata High Court has asked the state Election Commission to put all procedures for West Bengal panchayat elections on hold till April 16.

Apr 12, 2018, 13:16 PM IST

Watch - Crude bombs thrown at BJP workers in West Bengal's Murshidabad

The BJP has made political violence a key issue in its bid to expand in the state.

Apr 06, 2018, 19:19 PM IST

West Bengal panchayat elections: Polling on May 1, 3, 5; results on May 8

No clarity yet on whether central police forces will be deployed to ensure the integrity of the election.

Mar 31, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

''Trinamool Congress, BJP to be main rivals in West Bengal panchayat polls''

BJP`s West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh held the state government responsible for the recurring incidents of violence against police.

May 02, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Left will not intervene in hung Malda zilla parishad: Biman

The Left Front would not intervene in the hung Malda zilla parishad in West Bengal and would support independents in hung gram panchayat and panchayat samities instead of the Trinamool Congress, Congress and the BJP.

Aug 06, 2013, 18:42 PM IST

Left regained lost ground despite defeat: Buddhadeb

Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Monday said the results of the panchayat election have shown that despite its defeat, the Left regained a portion of the political ground it had lost during the last Assembly polls.

Aug 05, 2013, 23:20 PM IST