Saturday, Apr 25, 2015
Civic Polls: Central forces arrive ‘too late’...

Civic Polls: Central forces arrive ‘too late’...

CM Mamata Banerjee takes a dig at Centre for delay.

Rahul meets Governor, says cops will help TMC rig elections

Rahul meets Governor, says cops will help TMC rig elections

Sinha urged voters to exercise their franchise in the first hour of the day.

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Sources said that a day before his death, Singh had spoken to nearly 30 people on phone.

The arrested policemen will be suspended on Saturday as per the service rules.

CM Mamata Banerjee takes a dig at Centre for delay.

The objective of the rating is to make a report of the financial status of the civic body.

'School management committees play a vital role for implementation of infrastructure and even uniform dresses.'

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Rahul meets Governor, says cops will help TMC rig elections
Rahul meets Governor, says cops will help TMC rig elections

Sinha urged voters to exercise their franchise in the first hour of the day.

Civic Polls: Central forces arrive ‘too late’…
Civic Polls: Central forces arrive ‘too late’…

CM Mamata Banerjee takes a dig at Centre for delay.

Former TMC minister Manjul Krishna Thakur wants to rejoin TMC, dumps BJP
Former TMC minister Manjul Krishna Thakur wants to rejoin TMC, dumps BJP

Thakur, in his letter to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, accepted his ‘mistake’ of leaving the party.

Presidency stalemate ends in Kolkata
Presidency stalemate ends in Kolkata

The “gherao agitation” by a section of Presidency students began at about 4 p.m. on Thursday and continued till 3 p.m. on Friday.

Mamata Banerjee renames six townships
Mamata Banerjee renames six townships

Among them, Siliguri will be known as Teesta — a major river in North Bengal — and Bolpur as Gitabitan, a popular compilation of songs of Rabindranath Tagore.

Biman Bose threatens ‘Bangla bandh’, says KMC poll was a ‘trade’
Biman Bose threatens ‘Bangla bandh’, says KMC poll was a ‘trade’

Bose also said that there was democracy during the Left rule which is why the Trinamool Congress managed to come to power in 2011.

SEC issues showcause notice to two presiding officers, poll observers
SEC issues showcause notice to two presiding officers, poll observers

Show-cause notices have been issued against presiding officers of booth number 26 (under Ward 65) and booth number 32 (Ward 134).

HC turns down BJP plea to withhold KMC polls result
HC turns down BJP plea to withhold KMC polls result

The counsel demanded withholding of the election results until all the EVM machines had been checked by forensic experts for tampering and manipulation.

Month on, assaulted madrasa headmaster yet to join work
Month on, assaulted madrasa headmaster yet to join work

Says no assurance from state he will be provided protection.

Trophy in Ankit’s name and his memory will live forever: Father tells Sourav Ganguly
Trophy in Ankit’s name and his memory will live forever: Father tells Sourav Ganguly

The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), of which Ganguly is a joint secretary, is ready to offer all possible help to Keshri’s family.

TMC worker gunned down by party member in Burdwan
TMC worker gunned down by party member in Burdwan

The police suspect that the murder was a result of intra-party feud between groups of Birbhum TMC president Anubrata Mondal and Ketugram MLA Sheikh Shahnawaz.

Ensure free, peaceful elections on Saturday: Governor tells State Election Commissioner
Ensure free, peaceful elections on Saturday: Governor tells State Election Commissioner

The SEC also said that the Governor brought up the complaints received after the KMC polls, held on April 18, and asked about the district magistrate’s report.

Susanta Ranjan Upadhyaya spineless, entirely useless; should resign: Biman Bose
Susanta Ranjan Upadhyaya spineless, entirely useless; should resign: Biman Bose

Bose said: “I am sorry to say that the current state election commissioner is a spineless person. The Constitution has given him authority, which he is not ready to exercise.”

EC seeks report into ‘code violation’ by Congress MP
EC seeks report into ‘code violation’ by Congress MP

Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury has been sent a showcause notice and we have asked for a report from RO Nandini Saraswati.

Jumbo Killed in Bangladesh: State wildlife wing report to Centre details tusker’s journey
Jumbo Killed in Bangladesh: State wildlife wing report to Centre details tusker’s journey

The report says the elephant’s entire journey was being tracked by the wildlife officials, and later by the Border Security Force, but none could stop or divert it from crossing the border.

Congress tells top cop to either end ‘TMC-led poll violence’ or resign
Congress tells top cop to either end ‘TMC-led poll violence’ or resign

A scuffle broke out between the Congress workers and the police with official saying that the agitators even broke a barricade that the police had erected.

KMC elections: SEC rules out repoll in any ward
KMC elections: SEC rules out repoll in any ward

There will be no repoll at any of the 4,704 booths where polls were conducted.

Cartoon Compensation Row: Govt files petition challenging HC order
Cartoon Compensation Row: Govt files petition challenging HC order

The police had booked the two professors for circulating a cartoon of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on April 12, 2012.

Mamata’s bag has a name – Junglemahal
Mamata’s bag has a name – Junglemahal

Talking about the years of her struggle, Mamata Banerjee said that the government in the 1990s was “snooping on her constantly.”

Suspended Suri MLA to move court against TMC
Suspended Suri MLA to move court against TMC

Swapan Kanti Ghosh declares to quit party after civic elections.