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West Bengal Assembly Elections 2016 Live Blog: TMC likely to continue in power, predicts C Voter poll

West Bengal is set to go to polls in May this year. We track the latest developments in the run up to the elections.

Mamata Banerjee visits ailing Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee at his house

While leaving Bhattacharjee’s residence in the evening, Mamata said: “I had come here to visit him. I wished him speedy recovery. He asked me to sit. He wants to undergo treatment at home. However, I have spoken to his wife and assured her that we will provide all possible help.”


Buddhadeb, Rahul Gandhi share stage, call for saving Bengal from TMC

Justifying the need for the alliance, Bhattacharjee explained, "Why are we standing together? Because Bengal is facing a grave danger and we all need to fight together to save Bengal."

Need to forget differences to oust Mamata govt: Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

This is the second time that the former chief minister has openly spoken in favour of an alliance. The first time was in January in a rally in Singur.

In fact: Behind odd CPM-Cong chemistry, compulsions on the ground

The intensity of the pitch is rising as the election nears — former Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee appealed publicly to the Congress last week for a quick deal to unseat Mamata Banerjee.

CPM doesn’t rule out tie-up with Cong in West Bengal

The CPM Politburo merely said the leadership will take a decision at an “appropriate time”.


Buddha urges Left Front to unite to resist ‘Trinamool terror reign’

The CPM politburo member also urged the people to exercise their franchise against the TMC in the municipal polls.

In Bengal, red & saffron clash imminent: Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

He was speaking at 49th foundation day celebration of Ganashakti — the party’s daily newspaper.

Concerns notwithstanding, villagers want Jindals to go ahead with power project

Around 3,500 acres of land were handed over to the company for setting up the project.

Clamour for change in CPM

Those leading the protest included branch committee secretary Tanvir Ahmed and local member Sumanta Mukherjee.