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Newsmaker | Nandigram, now Birbhum: IPS officer at receiving end of Mamata Banerjee anger

April 30, 2022 7:48 am

TMC defends CM pulling up SP Nagendra Nath Tripathi, BJP slams 'politicisation of police'

Bhabanipur bypoll: Everything but politics

September 20, 2021 7:18 pm

Mamata Banerjee fights a bypoll from Bhabanipur on Sept 30. But in this seat of yellow cabs, heritage buildings, there’s a different buzz — price rise and ‘Dada’ Ganguly getting in Dhoni as Team India mentor.

Mamata plea to recuse: Calcutta HC judge reserves order, refers to ‘media trial’

June 25, 2021 4:57 am

Banerjee, who has challenged the result of the election to the Nandigram Assembly seat, has pointed to the “likelihood of bias” on the part of the judge, given his association with the BJP when he was a lawyer.

Nandigram case: Mamata Banerjee wants Justice Chanda to recuse, cites BJP link

June 24, 2021 10:27 pm

The court, however, asked why the recusal application was not raised on June 18, when the matter was first heard.

Petition filed in Calcutta High Court challenging Nandigram poll result, hearing today

June 18, 2021 8:30 am

According to sources in the ruling Trinamool Congress, Sanjay Basu, an advocate close to Abhishek Banerjee, filed the petition, challenging the Nandigram result and demanding a court-monitored recount.

‘Shocked at plight of violence-hit families’: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

May 16, 2021 5:31 am

The governor also met Nandigram BJP MLA Suvendu Adhikari before interacting with the families who have faced atrocities allegedly by TMC workers.

Security provided to returning officer of Nandigram assembly constituency: WB govt informs EC

May 04, 2021 10:36 pm

The state government of West Bengal told the election commission that the whole affair between TMC chief Mamata Banerjee and BJP legislator Suvendran has been provided security for in Nandram assembly constituency.

West Bengal results: Most TMC turncoats let BJP down as Mamata pulls off a stunning victory

May 02, 2021 7:43 pm

As per the trends, the BJP has failed to cross the double digits as against the claimed target of winning 200-plus seats in the state. Mamata Banerjee is likely to return as the Chief Minister for the third consecutive term with the TMC leading in over 200 seats.

SC refuses to entertain plea for probe into alleged attack on Mamata Banerjee in Nandigram

April 09, 2021 2:16 pm

The plea had claimed that the alleged attack on a Constitutional functionary should be investigated by an independent agency like the CBI and the probe findings should be made public to strengthen the voters confidence.

Fear communal tension: Suvendu brother to DM

April 03, 2021 5:50 am

In the morning, a group of people protested against the Central Forces for allegedly using objectionable words against villagers during patrolling at Bheturia area in Nandigram.