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Bengal: Covid-19 scare to civic polls - TMC, BJP for postponement

March 16, 2020 1:08 am

The two parties are likely to ask the West Bengal State Election Commission (SEC) to postpone civic polls at an all-party meeting at its office here on Monday.

Mamata Banerjee nominates two women candidates out of 4 for Rajya Sabha polls

March 08, 2020 7:55 pm

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo named Arpita Ghosh, Mausam Noor, Dinesh Trivedi and Subrata Bakshi as party nominees for the March 26 polls.

Former MP Krishna Bose, Netaji’s niece-in-law, dies at 89

February 23, 2020 3:49 am

The three-time MP was suffering from heart-related ailments. She was admitted to a private hospital in east Kolkata on February 19 and died around 10:20 am Saturday.

West Bengal: Won’t be unhappy if Chhatradhar Mahato joins TMC, says Partha Chatterjee

February 12, 2020 5:51 am

Chhatradhar Mahato, who is out on bail after spending 11 years in jail, had told mediapersons that he has not decided on his political future.

Mamata Banerjee's book on CAA sold out in book fair

February 09, 2020 8:24 pm

"All the 1,000 copies of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's new title 'Nagarikatta Aatanko' (Fear of Citizenship) were sold out this afternoon. It was launched on February 4 in the book fair," Apu Dey said on behalf of the publishers, Dey's Publishing.

TMC MLA murder case: BJP MP grilled by West Bengal CID

February 09, 2020 3:15 pm

Satyajit Biswas, who was a TMC MLA from Krishnaganj Assembly Constituency in West Bengal's Nadia district, was shot dead during a cultural programme there in February last year.

TMC leader suspended from party for ‘beating up’ woman

February 04, 2020 3:13 am

Smriti Kana Das alleged that TMC workers, including gram panchayat deputy pradhan Amal Sarkar, beat her up after she protested against the construction of a road, which according to her, had encroached upon her land.

Total lawlessness in West Bengal, TMC govt needs some soul searching: Governor Jagdeep Dhankar

January 30, 2020 10:24 pm

TMC leader and state minister Sovandeb Chattopadhyay hit back saying the Governor was behaving like an "activist of a political party".

'Vote for AAP': TMC endorses Arvind Kejriwal's party in Delhi Assembly polls

January 30, 2020 4:44 pm

"Education, water, electricity, health, pollution — the AAP has delivered on all the promises it made. Vote for AAP. Vote for Raghav Chadda. May AAP do very, very well here in Delhi," TMC national spokesperson Derek O' Brien said in the video.

BJP says Trinamool workers hurled bombs at party MLA

January 23, 2020 6:03 am

The Trinamool Congress, however, denied the allegation and accused the BJP workers of hurling bombs on TMC councillor Manoj Guha.


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

July 21, 2018 1:38 pm

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

May 17, 2018 6:17 pm

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

October 10, 2015 10:20 pm

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

Jadavpur University crisis: Trinamool youth wing holds counter rally

September 23, 2014 11:07 am

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

May 16, 2014 6:46 pm

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

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

April 21, 2014 10:23 pm

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


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

January 20, 2016 9:35 am

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

January 06, 2016 7:47 am

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.