Editorial: Troubled times

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

BJP govt will instal grand statue of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, says PM

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

2019 elections: Mayawati comes out in support of Mamata

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

2019 general elections: What’s really happening in West Bengal?

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

2019 polls: Amit Shah denied permission to conduct rally in W Bengal

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