'Second war of independence': TMC eyes citizenship bill to take on BJP ahead of state polls
Addressing a rally in Kolkata on Friday, Banerjee said she would support the bill if citizenship is given to each and every refugee, irrespective of their religion.
3 TMC MLAs who switched over to BJP in touch with party: TMC sources
According to the TMC sources, within months of joining the saffron party...
Mamata Banerjee to take out thanksgiving rallies to mark TMC victory in assembly by-elections
The chief minister also said that she would beg...
West Bengal: After win in by-polls, TMC workers ‘capture’ 4 BJP offices and paint them green
After sweeping the by-polls in West Bengal, workers of the Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) allegedly captured BJP offices in various parts of...
Politics of arrogance won't work, people have rejected BJP: Mamata on by-poll trends
After the Trinamool Congress (TMC) won the Kaliaganj Assembly by-polls and is currently leading in on rest of the two seats, Chief Minister ...
5 parties received Rs 587cr in poll bonds in 2018-19
A look at audit reports for the last financial year made available by the Election Commission, which must mandatorily declare income from electoral bonds under a separate head, reveals that Biju Janata Dal received Rs 213.5 crore as contributions via electoral bonds route.
WB assembly bypolls: BJP candidate heckled by TMC workers, CEO seeks report
Senior BJP leader and party's candidate for Karimpur Assembly by-poll Jay Prakash Majumdar was on Monday allegedly beaten up by TMC activist...
West Bengal bypoll: BJP's candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar heckled by TMC workers
BJP candidate Jay Prakash Majumdar was slapped, kicked, punched and pushed into a roadside bush allegedly by Trinamool Congress workers while voting was on for Karimpur assembly bypoll on Monday.
TMC MP Nusrat Jahan out of hospital, family denies drug overdose
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals refused to comment on why she had to be admitted.
Citizenship row: TMC writes to RS Chairman accusing Amit Shah of ‘misleading’ Rajya Sabha
TMC writes to the Rajya Sabha Chairman accusing Home Minister Amit Shah of ‘misleading’ the Rajya Sabha in his reply to the question asked o...
TMC gives notice in LS over Amit Shah’s pan-India NRC declaration
TMC gives notice in Lok Sabha over Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s pan-India NRC declaration. Earlier on Wednesday, Amit Shah said in Rajya ...
West Bengal governor shown black flags on way to event in Murshidabad
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who has been at loggerheads with the state government, was shown black flags and asked to "go back" b...
Bengal Bypolls: We are hitting TMC goons the way they hurt us, says West Bengal BJP chief
West Bengal BJP chief said that Mamata's 'Didi Ke Bolo' program is an eyewash. He further added that neither Bengal CM's MLAs nor she is accessible to the public. There is so much corruption. Wherever they go, people hound them, holding them by their collars and asking them to return the ‘cut money’. TMC leaders even took ‘cut money’ for PM Awas Yojana.
Bengal Bypolls: How the rise of BJP has forced TMC to change its strategy
In 2014 LS polls, the shocker for the TMC , was that the BJP did not even have a major presence in West Bengal until then, even though its origins have a Bengali connect: Syama Prasad Mookerjee had founded the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, the predecessor to the BJP. Now that the state will vote in by-polls to three Assembly seats, TMC has shifted its strategy to reclaim lost ground.
Assembly by-polls in West Bengal litmus test for BJP, TMC
It will be the first electoral contest between the BJP and TMC since this year's parliamentary polls, in which the saffron party bagged 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state, four less than that of the ruling Trinamool Congress.
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