A violent clash broke out between BJP and Trinamool Congress workers in Bidhannagar in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district today, even as polling was underway for 45 seats in the fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections. Continue Reading
Over 50 per cent turnout was witnessed till 1 pm in West Bengal and Assam, where the first phase polling for the Assembly elections started this morning. Continue Reading
With West Bengal and Assam set for the first phase of assembly elections on Saturday, and campaigning for this phase concluded on Thursday. Continue Reading
The average annual income of farmers in West Bengal has tripled during the past eight years of Trinamool Congress (TMC) rule, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said today.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on Wednesday, state secretariat sources confirmed today.
The Nationalist Congress Party, the Trinamool Congress and Communist Party of India now face the prospect of losing their national party status following their performance in the Lok Sabha elections. Continue Reading
While lashing out at Mamata Banerjee, the Prime Minister said he was going for a rally in Dum Dum later in the day but was not sure if the West Bengal Chief Minister will allow his helicopter to land. Continue Reading
Rallying behind Mamata Banerjee, BSP supremo Mayawati today charged that the West Bengal Chief Minister was being targeted as part of a conspiracy to divert attention from the failures of the Modi government. Continue Reading
Amidst all the chaos leading to the polls, violence broke out in a rally addressed by BJP national president Amit Shah. Supporters of the BJP and TMC fought pitched battles on the streets of Kolkata during a massive road show by Amit Shah, a couple of days ago. Continue Reading
Accusing the West Bengal government of not allowing its president Amit Shah’s rally in Jadhavpur, the BJP said today the Election Commission has become a ‘mute spectator’ to the Trinamool Congress’s alleged undemocratic means to target the saffron party. Continue Reading