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West Bengal: Noapara Trinamool MLA, 16 councillors join BJP

A large number of TMC councillors from various civic bodies have defected to the BJP following the party’s impressive performance in the just concluded Lok Sabha elections.

TMC Nowpara MLA Sunil Singh, 12 councillors join BJP

The development comes weeks after BJP welcomed into its fold three Bengal MLAs, including BJP leader Mukul Roy’s son Subhrangshu Roy, and more than 60 councillors, the majority from the TMC.


TMC worker killed in Hooghly, 4 detained

Sources said he was assaulted with bamboo stick and rods at Khanakul’s Harish Chowk. Local residents later found his body and informed the police.

Clashes between BJP workers, police in Kolkata

The saffron party workers, along with 18 newly elected MPs in the state, including BJP state president Dilip Ghosh, were marching towards the Kolkata Police headquarters in Lalbazar from the Wellington area of the city.

Two killed in crude bomb attack in Bengal's Kakinara

“Both who died were known in the area as TMC supporters," District President and senior TMC leader Jyotipriya Mullick told The Indian Express. Local TMC leaders are on the way to meet the deceased family.

Bengal Basirhat violence: Families recall how men were chased and killed

The BJP has called a 12-hour bandh in Basirhat sub-division Monday and announced that it will observe a black day across the state.


West Bengal, Centre face off again: MHA flags state law failure, angry Trinamool hits out

Rejecting the charge of the failure of the state law and order machinery, the Mamata Banerjee government maintained that the situation in the state was 'under control'.

3 workers killed in clash with TMC: BJP

Police confirmed only one death on Saturday evening, but said the number could rise. “One person is dead and several others are critically injured. More deaths are expected, unfortunately,” a local police officer told The Sunday Express.

West Bengal: BJP inducts 17 Darjeeling councillors, now holds majority in local body

The Councillors were formerly with the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha. In the 32-member Darjeeling municipality, the saffron party now enjoys a majority.

Bengali boys sweep floors, girls dance in bars: Meghalaya Governor's tweets trigger storm

"While trying to oppose learning of Hindi, some Bengalis are offering two arguments.... First, the southern states are opposing. They should know that there is no serious opposition in the south, except in Tamil Nadu. They are making some empty noises only for political reasons," Roy wrote in Bengali on his official Twitter handle on Tuesday.

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Mamata Banerjee's TMC observes its annual Martyrs' Day today, to unveil strategy for next LS polls

In Photos: The Martyrs’ Day rally is organised by the party every year on July 21 in the memory of 13 Youth Congress activists killed in police firing in 1993 during the Left Front regime in West Bengal.

TMC supporters celebrate sweeping victory, BJP secures second spot

The ruling Trinamool Congress is all set for a clean sweep in the three-tier West Bengal panchayat polls, the counting for which began on Thursday morning amid tight security.


Bengal civic polls: Trinamool Congress shows its grip on state with clean sweep

The victories reiterate the Trinamool Congress’ continuing hold over urban electorate.

Jadavpur University crisis: Trinamool youth wing holds counter rally

Trinamool Congress Chatra Parishad (TMCP) took out a rally to counter the procession which students of Jadavpur University took out on September 19.

Didi, Amma wave: TMC, AIADMK win big

Supporters of TMC and AIADMK celebrated their victory in the Lok Sabha Polls.

Abhishek Banerjee files nomination, Moon Moon Sen campaigns along with daughters

Mamata Banerjee's nephew, Abhishek, files his nomination ahead of polls in West Bengal.


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Govt. following 'Divisive India' over 'Digital India': Derek O' Brien

Hyderabad, Jan 20 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien on Wednesday alleged that the NDA Government is following a 'Divisive India' policy by dividing students on the basis of caste.He added that on the one hand, Centre talks of 'Digital India' while on the other it plays politics of caste with students. He was addressing students protesting against the recent suicide of a Dalit scholar in the Hyderabad University.

PM Modi has links with terrorist: TMC

Kolkata, Jan 06 (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) Party leader Idris Ali on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having links with terrorist in regard to the Pathankot terror attack. He questioned the recent visit of Prime Minister Modi to Pakistan, saying that there was something suspicious. He also stated that Communist Party of India (M) leader Gautam Deb would be strictly dealt with for making absurd remarks over Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the Saradha scam row.