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Free, fair elections in West Bengal becoming 'distant reality': TMC delegation to Election Commission

Free, fair elections in West Bengal becoming 'distant reality': TMC delegation to Election Commission

The delegation from TMC met the EC to discuss issues related to free and fair conduct of elections in West Bengal. 

Mar 19, 2021, 17:57 PM IST
ECI full bench likely to visit West Bengal on March 23 to supervise preparations

ECI full bench likely to visit West Bengal on March 23 to supervise preparations

The assembly elections in West Bengal are scheduled to be conducted in eight phases. The voting for phase 1 for 30 constituencies will take place on Saturday (March 27), voting for phase 2 for 30

Mar 19, 2021, 10:36 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly polls: TMC leader Mamata Banerjee to address rally in Nandigram today

West Bengal Assembly polls: TMC leader Mamata Banerjee to address rally in Nandigram today

West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC leader Mamata Banerjee will address a rally in Nandigram on Friday (March 19). The West Bengal CM is scheduled to rally in the poll-bound state for two consecutive

Mar 19, 2021, 08:19 AM IST
BJP fields actor Srabanti Chatterjee against TMC veteran Partha Chatterjee in Behala West

BJP fields actor Srabanti Chatterjee against TMC veteran Partha Chatterjee in Behala West

Popular Bengali actress Srabanti Chatterjee joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) On Tuesday (March 2). The Bengali actress was welcomed by the party's national general secretary, Kailash

Mar 19, 2021, 07:11 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly Elections: BJP releases list of candidates for last four phases

West Bengal Assembly Elections: BJP releases list of candidates for last four phases

The state vice president of the BJP, president Mukul Roy will contest from Krishnanagar North constituency.  

Mar 18, 2021, 17:39 PM IST
BJP lures voters with bagful of cash: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee alleges vote loot

BJP lures voters with bagful of cash: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee alleges vote loot

Mamata Banerjee alleged that ahead of elections, BJP leaders "arrive here in choppers and planes from outside with bagful of cash to lure voters and loot votes". 

Mar 18, 2021, 17:28 PM IST
Bombs hurled near BJP MP Arjun Singh`s residence in West Bengal, party to approach Election Commission

Bombs hurled near BJP MP Arjun Singh`s residence in West Bengal, party to approach Election Commission

Taking to Twitter, BJP MP Arjun Singh said, "This evening, more than dozens of bombs were hurled at nearby my office-cum-residence `Mazdoor Bhawan`. This attack was done by Trinamool Congress goons.

Mar 18, 2021, 08:47 AM IST
Assembly polls: Mamata Banerjee to address three rallies in West Bengal today

Assembly polls: Mamata Banerjee to address three rallies in West Bengal today

Mamata Banerjee, despite her injury, is campaigning for the state assembly elections. TMC chief will be conducting three rallies today. Mamata Banerjee will address a really in Garbeta at 1 pm. She

Mar 18, 2021, 08:00 AM IST
From 5 lakh jobs in one year to making state fifth-largest economy, check Mamata Banerjee-led TMC's manifesto key points

From 5 lakh jobs in one year to making state fifth-largest economy, check Mamata Banerjee-led TMC's manifesto key points

"These are my personal commitment and I promise to deliver them to the people of West Bengal," Mamata Banerjee said.

Mar 17, 2021, 20:00 PM IST
West Bengal Assembly polls: Mamata Banerjee releases TMC manifesto, promises five lakh jobs in one year

West Bengal Assembly polls: Mamata Banerjee releases TMC manifesto, promises five lakh jobs in one year

"We will decrease unemployment," Mamata Banerjee said while releasing the party's manifesto.  

Mar 17, 2021, 17:52 PM IST
Two Chinese nationals with forged Aadhaar cards held at Siliguri's Bagdogra Airport

Two Chinese nationals with forged Aadhaar cards held at Siliguri's Bagdogra Airport

As per their passport, they had visited Pakistan in 2018 and 2019.

Mar 17, 2021, 16:14 PM IST
CM Mamata Banerjee to release TMC manifesto for West Bengal Assembly polls

CM Mamata Banerjee to release TMC manifesto for West Bengal Assembly polls

All India Trinamool Congress will release its manifesto on Wednesday (March 17) for the upcoming Assembly election in West Bengal. Earlier, the TMC had announced to release its manifesto on March 9

Mar 17, 2021, 10:35 AM IST
JP Nadda accuses TMC of vandalising BJP's Ambedkar yatra in West Bengal

JP Nadda accuses TMC of vandalising BJP's Ambedkar yatra in West Bengal

JP Nadda said, "I had inaugurated the yatra from Kotulpur but the yatra that was scheduled to start from Kakdwip was vandalised by TMC goons, they tried to stop it."

Mar 16, 2021, 21:40 PM IST
When are you quitting politics, JP Nadda asks Mamata Banerjee after Batla House encounter verdict

When are you quitting politics, JP Nadda asks Mamata Banerjee after Batla House encounter verdict

BJP's National President's comments came while he was addressing a public meeting in West Bengal's Kotulpur.

Mar 16, 2021, 18:52 PM IST
Only 45 days are left for TMC, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath ahead of West Bengal Assembly elections 2021

Only 45 days are left for TMC, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath ahead of West Bengal Assembly elections 2021

West Bengal will witness eight-phased Assembly polls that are scheduled to begin from March 27 and the votes will be counted on May 2.  

Mar 16, 2021, 17:25 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee's attack allegations reveal desperation: Union Minister Rajnath Singh

Mamata Banerjee's attack allegations reveal desperation: Union Minister Rajnath Singh

Singh said that the TMC supremo in her desperation to win the polls hatched out a conspiracy theory and blamed BJP for her leg injury.

Mar 16, 2021, 16:56 PM IST
BJP conspiring to kill me, destroy TMC: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

BJP conspiring to kill me, destroy TMC: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee alleged that BJP is “conspiring to kill” her.

Mar 16, 2021, 16:04 PM IST
West Bengal Assembly polls 2021: Swapan Dasgupta tenders resignation from Rajya Sabha after getting BJP ticket

West Bengal Assembly polls 2021: Swapan Dasgupta tenders resignation from Rajya Sabha after getting BJP ticket

Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta faced disqualification from Rajya Sabha today as he was fielded by the BJP in Bengal Election 2021. Demanding his disqualification, TMC leader Mahua Moitra stated that

Mar 16, 2021, 13:48 PM IST
West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: BJP demands cancellation of CM Mamata Banerjee's nomination from Nandigram

West Bengal Assembly Elections 2021: BJP demands cancellation of CM Mamata Banerjee's nomination from Nandigram

Launching a scathing attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suvendu Adhikari on Monday called former "a liar".

Mar 16, 2021, 00:04 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi is incompetent, cannot run country, says Mamata Banerjee

PM Narendra Modi is incompetent, cannot run country, says Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee claimed that the TMC-led government in the state has done as much work as no other government in the world has been able to do.

Mar 15, 2021, 16:48 PM IST