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April 11, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Snag In Insat

April 11, 2022 12:50 am

ISRO scientists faced the first problem with Insat 1-A when their attempts to put it on a transfer orbit failed. The master control facility at Hassan announced that the apogee motor of the satellite failed to fire on command from the ground.

Ballygunge Assembly Bypoll: Voters not willing to accept Trinamool nominee, says Halim

April 07, 2022 5:43 am

Having emerged as the second largest party in terms of vote share in the recent civic polls across the state, the Left Front has set its hopes of opening its account in the Assembly on this bright, young and highly qualified CPM leader

West Bengal Civic Polls: Congress says no to alliance with Left but open to local tie-ups

November 21, 2021 4:36 am

Though the Congress and the Left Front fought this year’s Assembly polls in alliance, neither managed to send a single legislator to the House.

Biman Bose drops civic poll hint; Left mulling over continuing Congress tie-up

November 08, 2021 6:07 am

Bose told reporters on the sidelines of an event that the Left Front would meet next week to discuss the possibility of extending the alliance for the civic polls.

Left Front not to hold big rallies, to take campaign online and to doorsteps

April 15, 2021 5:10 am

Taking a lead on the issue, the Left Front has decided to take its campaign online backed by a door-to-door campaign.

Bengal: Left manifesto promises allowance for workers, jobs & industrialisation

March 21, 2021 10:26 am

The Left said it would make efforts to create “new areas of employment” and extend the 100 days employment programme to urban areas.

Congress gets 48, Left 68 as they hammer out agreement on 116 seats

January 29, 2021 2:28 am

The parties have so far reached consensus on 193 of the total 294 seats, of which the Left Front will contest 101 seats and the Congress 92. The 193 seats include 77 seats the Congress and the Left had won in the last Assembly polls.

As Congress, Left Front unite for Bengal elections, this is how they fared in previous polls

December 25, 2020 4:10 pm

Both the parties will be up against the ruling Trinamool Congress and an aggressive BJP, which made clear inroads in Bengal during the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

TMC reaches out to Left, Cong over Assembly resolution on 'rise of communal forces' in Bengal

July 01, 2019 8:45 pm

Leaders of the TMC legislature party urged the opposition CPI(M) and Congress to support the resolution, which it is planning to bring on the floor of the house under Rule 185 during the ongoing session.

Left Front hits historic low, all but one of its candidates in WB lose deposit

May 24, 2019 3:52 pm

On its erstwhile turf in West Bengal, where it failed to win even one seat, its vote share reduced to a paltry 7 per cent from 23 per cent in 2014. And in Kerala, where it managed only one seat, its vote share was around 32 per cent.