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Left Front to hit the streets against post-poll violence
Kolkata, May 23 : AWest Bengal's Left Front has decided to hit the streets against widespread post-poll violence in the state allegedly perpetrated by the ruling Trinamool Congress.
LF, Congress threaten to skip Mamata's swearing-in, BJP to observe ...
Kolkata, May 23 : Angry over alleged attacks on their activists by the ruling Trinamool Congress after the assembly polls, West Bengal's opposition Left Front, Congress and the BJP on Monday threatened to boycott the swearing-in ceremony of the Mamata Banerjee government, scheduled for May 27.
We will see how Trinamool MPs return from Delhi: Bengal BJP chief
Kolkata, May 23 : Known for shooting off his mouth, West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Monday landed in a fresh controversy when he threatened Trinamool Congress lawmakers of retaliation outside the state for the physical attack on his party leader and actress Roopa Ganguly.
Five journalists arrested in Bengal
Kolkata, May 22 : Five journalists were arrested in West Midnapore district's Jhargram on Sunday following an alleged brawl with some locals, said to be Trinamool Congress supporters. police said. They were later released on bail.
BJP's Roopa Ganguly attacked in South 24 Parganas
Kolkata, May 22 : Actor-turned-BJP leader Roopa Ganguly on Sunday sustained a head injury after being allegedly attacked by workers of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress with stones and sticks in South 24 Parganas district, the party said.
Cop injured during TMC's group clash in north Kolkata
Kolkata, May 21 : A policeman was injured during a clash between two groups of ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) in north Kolkata.
'Trinamool Congress anti-people like Left'
Kolkata, May 21 : Observing that the Left Front has become "irrelevant in West Bengal owing to its anti-people policies, JNU student Umar Khalid on Saturday said the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress was no different from the communists.
Trinamool spearheading attacks to eliminate opposition: CPI-M
Kolkata, May 21 : Since its victory in the West Bengal assembly polls, the ruling Trinamool Congress has been spearheading attacks on Left supporters to eliminate the opposition, CPI-M state secretary Surjya Kanta Mishra said here on Saturday.
Trinamool, Congress increase vote share; LF, BJP slump in Bengal
Kolkata, May 20 : The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress not only came up with a sparkling show by conquering 211 of the 294 West Bengal assembly seats, but also increased its vote percentage by 5.6 percent compared to the Lok Sabha elections two years back.
12 TMC activists arrested for vandalizing police station near Kolkata
Kolkata, May 20 : Police on Thursday midnight arrested twelve Trinamool Congress (TMC) activists, including a local councilor, for vandalizing a police station and attacking policemen at New Barrackpore area in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas, reports said.
Mamata meets governor to stake claim
Kolkata, May 20 : Elected unanimously as the leader of Trinamool Congress legislature party, Mamata Banerjee on Friday met West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi to stake claim to form the new government.
Trinamool celebrates win with huge ads in national dailies
Kolkata, May 20 : A day after Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress scored a resounding victory in the assembly polls to retain power, people of West Bengal on Friday woke up to huge photographs of 'Didi' smiling from full-page ads in leading national dailies.
Mamata's clean image behind Trinamool's victory: BJP
Kolkata, May 19 : West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Thursday attributed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's clean image for her Trinamool Congress storming back to power in the state with a landslide victory.
Mamata tsunami sweeps away all opposition in Bengal (Intro Roundup)
Kolkata, May 19 : Brushing aside anti-incumbency and a high-octane opposition campaign on corruption, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday led her Trinamool Congress to a landslide victory in the assembly polls on the development plank, decimating the newly cobbled Left-Congress ...
Mamata, Jaya return to power, BJP grabs Assam, Kerala to LDF
Kolkata/Chennai, May 19 : Registering a thumping victory, Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee is all set to return as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the second term while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) managed to open its account in the North Eastern state of Assam by winning ...
Bengal polls: Seven Trinamool ministers bite the dust
Kolkata, May 19 : The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress swept back to power in West Bengal with a massive mandate but seven ministers ended up on the losing side.
Trinamool, AIADMK retain power, BJP takes Assam, Left Kerala
New Delhi, May 19 : West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday crushed the opposition and Tamil Nadu's AIADMK proved exit polls wrong by retaining power in assembly elections, the biggest popularity test after the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. The BJP stormed to power in Assam while the Left made ...
Some CPI-M leaders crossed limits in cosying up to Congress: RSP
Kolkata, May 19 : After a crushing defeat at the hands of the ruling Trinamool Congress in the West Bengal assembly polls, Left Front partner RSP on Thursday accused a section of leaders of front spearhead CPI-M of "crossing the limit" by backing Congress candidates in some seats despite the ...
Trinamool retains Singur, Nandigram
Kolkata, May 19 : The Trinamool Congress, which swept back to power in West Bengal with a massive mandate on Thursday, retained Singur and Nandigram - the twin hotbeds of anti-acquisition movement that powered the Mamata Banerjee party to oust the Left Front five years back.
Trinamool will celebrate Bengal poll win for 10 days: Mamata
Kolkata, May 19 : The Trinamool Congress will celebrate its sweeping victory in the West Bengal assembly polls through a series of cultural events spanning 10 days beginning Friday, said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Mamata tsunami sweeps aside all opposition in Bengal (Roundup)
Kolkata, May 19 : Brushing aside anti-incumbency and a high-pitched opposition campaign on corruption, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday led her Trinamool Congress to a landslide victory on the development plank, decimating the newly cobbled Left-Congress alliance.
Trinamool's celebrity candidates steal the show in Bengal polls
Kolkata, May 19 : Trinamool Congress' celebrity nominees stole the show while those of the BJP failed to make their mark as votes for the West Bengal assembly polls were counted on Thursday.
Bengal Inc cheers Trinamool's massive victory
Kolkata, May 19 : With the Trinamool Congress (TMC) storming to power in West Bengal with a landslide win, captains of industry in the state cheered the verdict, saying it will set the tone for faster economic reforms in Bengal.
Trinamool's Amit Mitra wins Bengal polls
Kolkata, May 19 : West Bengal Industry and Finance Minister and Trinamool Congress nominee Amit Mitra retained the Khardaha seat in North 24 Parganas district wining by a margin of 21,200 votes.
Bengal polls: Mamata wins, Surjya loses
Kolkata, May 19 : In contrasting fortunes, Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee registered a comfortable victory while CPI-M state secretary Surjya Kanta Mishra suffered defeat in the assembly polls.
Bengal polls: Jailed and 'stung' Madan Mitra loses poll plot
Kolkata, May 19 : Former West Bengal minister Madan Mitra, jailed in the Saradha chit fund scam, became one of the most high profile casualties for the Trinamool Congress even as the party on Thursday stormed to a landslide victory in the state.
Mamata, Jaya return for second term, BJP snatches Assam from Congress
Kolkata/Chennai, May 19 : West Bengal is all set to witness the return of Mamata Banerjee as the Chief Minister with her Trinamool Congress sweeping the Assembly polls while the BJP snatched victory in Assam beating the Congress as counting for the Assembly seats in four states-West Bengal, Tamil ...
Barring Madan, five 'stung' Trinamool nominees win polls
Kolkata, May 19 : The Narada sting operation failed to cut much ice with the West Bengal electorate as five of the six Trinamool Congress nominees caught in the alleged bribery scandal have emerged victorious in the assembly polls.
Bengal will continue to develop: Mamata Banerjee
Kolkata (WB), May 19 : After winning the West Bengal assembly elections with a resounding majority for a second term, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said the state would continue to develop with special emphasis on employment generation and infrastructure.
Outside Mamata's residence, it literally rains green
Kolkata, May 19 : Nestled between Gulmohar trees in full bloom and fragrant white jasmine bushes, the neighbourhood around West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's tiny single-storey residence at south Kolkata's dingy Harish Chatterjee street virtually resembled an oasis of green on Thursday ...