Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who had lost the assembly elections from Nandigram earlier this year, is up against BJP's Priyanka Tibrewal and CPI(M)'s Srijib Biswas in Bhabanipur in south Kolkata.
Tibrewal played a crucial role in the recent post-poll violence incidents in West Bengal -- bringing up the cases to the Calcutta High Court to seek justice for the murder of Abhijeet Sarkar.
Kolkata: With the Trinamool Congress poised to cruise to a landslide victory in the Assembly elections to return to power for third time in a row, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee…
Kolkata: The polling for the fifth phase of West Bengal assembly elections began at 7 am on Saturday across 45 assembly segments amid tight security. Long queues were seen outside…
Kolkata: With the stage set for a high- octane assembly election in West Bengal, key stakeholders said the state will witness a communally charged electoral battle with fairly large doses of identity politics for the first time since Independence. In West Bengal, where the electoral discourse hitherto steered clear of divisive religious propaganda, the BJP […]
Kolkata/Bhubaneswar: Union Home Minister and BJP’s top leader Amit Shah on Thursday said that the saffron party will win the upcoming 2024 general elections in Odisha after claiming its majority in West Bengal in the State’s assembly polls due in April-May this year. Addressing BJP’s social media volunteers, whom he called the party’s cyber warriors, […]
New Delhi: The BJP has expressed apprehensions that there could be a “massacre” in West Bengal after polling for the last phase ends on Sunday evening and demanded deployment of Central Forces till the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) comes to an end. “We fear whether there would be a ‘narsanhaar’ (massacre) by the TMC […]