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Tripura municipal elections: BJP takes lead in Ambassa, Jirania, Teliamura

28 Nov 2021

Tripura municipal elections: BJP takes lead in Ambassa, Jirania, Teliamura

The counting of votes for elections for the Agartala Municipal Corporation (AMC) and other civic bodies in Tripura is currently underway.

Meghalaya: 12 out of 17 Congress MLAs join TMC

25 Nov 2021

Meghalaya: 12 out of 17 Congress MLAs join TMC

In what can appropriately be termed a "midnight coup," 12 out of 17 Congress MLAs in Meghalaya jumped ship to Trinamool Congress Wednesday midnight.

Modi to attend all-party meeting ahead of Parliament's Winter Session

22 Nov 2021

Modi to attend all-party meeting ahead of Parliament's Winter Session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reportedly attend an all-party meeting on Sunday (November 28), a day before the Winter Session of Parliament begins.

Unite against BJP: Mamata tells parties ahead of Goa visit

23 Oct 2021

Unite against BJP: Mamata tells parties ahead of Goa visit

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is set to visit Goa next week.

TMC MP Sushmita Dev's car attacked in Tripura; BJP blamed

22 Oct 2021

TMC MP Sushmita Dev's car attacked in Tripura; BJP blamed

Trinamool Congress MP Sushmita Dev was reportedly attacked in Tripura's Amtali by miscreants on Friday.

Babul Supriyo resigns as MP month after joining TMC

19 Oct 2021

Babul Supriyo resigns as MP month after joining TMC

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Babul Supriyo today formally resigned as a Member of Parliament (MP), a month after he had quit the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

West Bengal: BJP youth wing leader killed; TMC under scanner

18 Oct 2021

West Bengal: BJP youth wing leader killed; TMC under scanner

In the latest instance of political violence in West Bengal, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) youth wing leader Mithun Ghosh was shot dead, allegedly by the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC).

Mamata Banerjee beats BJP candidate in Bhabanipur; retains CM seat

03 Oct 2021

Mamata Banerjee beats BJP candidate in Bhabanipur; retains CM seat

Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee won the by-poll from the Bhabanipur Assembly constituency in West Bengal.

Bhabanipur by-poll vote count begins; result to decide Mamata's fate

03 Oct 2021

Bhabanipur by-poll vote count begins; result to decide Mamata's fate

The counting of votes has begun for the Bhabanipur by-poll, which will decide whether Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee gets to retain her seat as West Bengal Chief Minister.

Bhabanipur by-poll: Voting underway; BJP alleges booth capture by TMC

30 Sep 2021

Bhabanipur by-poll: Voting underway; BJP alleges booth capture by TMC

Voting for the hotly-contested Bhabanipur by-poll began at 7 am today in South Kolkata.

Bhabanipur by-poll to go ahead as scheduled: Calcutta High Court

28 Sep 2021

Bhabanipur by-poll to go ahead as scheduled: Calcutta High Court

The Calcutta High Court today refused to stay the Bhabanipur by-poll, ruling it will be held as scheduled on Thursday.

BJP's Ghosh heckled; forced to cut short Bhabanipur by-poll campaign

27 Sep 2021

BJP's Ghosh heckled; forced to cut short Bhabanipur by-poll campaign

The last day of campaigning for the Bhabanipur by-poll was marked by chaos and violence in the South Kolkata area.

'I control the police': Tripura CM's statement sparks row

27 Sep 2021

'I control the police': Tripura CM's statement sparks row

Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb asked government officers not to worry about contempt of court as it was not easy to send someone to jail because he controlled the police.

Goa Congress veteran Luizinho Faleiro quits; will likely join TMC

27 Sep 2021

Goa Congress veteran Luizinho Faleiro quits; will likely join TMC

Senior Goa Congress leader Luizinho Faleiro today quit the party and is expected to join the Trinamool Congress (TMC).

BJP is 'jumla party,' will defeat it across India: Mamata

27 Sep 2021

BJP is 'jumla party,' will defeat it across India: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday termed the BJP as a "jumla (rhetoric) party" and asserted that she would defeat the saffron camp across the country in the days to come.

'Disillusioned in BJP,' says Babul Supriyo; saffron party hits back

19 Sep 2021

'Disillusioned in BJP,' says Babul Supriyo; saffron party hits back

Former Union Minister Babul Supriyo, who joined the Trinamool Congress Saturday, said he was "disillusioned" with the BJP.

Former BJP MP Babul Supriyo joins Trinamool Congress

18 Sep 2021

Former BJP MP Babul Supriyo joins Trinamool Congress

Former Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Babul Supriyo has joined the Trinamool Congress party (TMC), news agency ANI reported.

Several children hospitalized with fever, respiratory problems in West Bengal

14 Sep 2021

Several children hospitalized with fever, respiratory problems in West Bengal

Several children were admitted to West Bengal's Siliguri District Hospital with fever and respiratory problems, ANI reported.

BJP questions law and order situation over south Kolkata shooting

13 Sep 2021

BJP questions law and order situation over south Kolkata shooting

BJP's West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh on Monday alleged that the law and order situation in the state has deteriorated with shootings becoming a regular affair.

Who is Priyanka Tibrewal, the BJP candidate challenging Mamata Banerjee?

10 Sep 2021

Who is Priyanka Tibrewal, the BJP candidate challenging Mamata Banerjee?

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has fielded its youth wing leader and lawyer Priyanka Tibrewal against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in the crucial Bhabanipur by-poll.

Arrest party worker's killers within 15 days, TMC leader warns

10 Sep 2021

Arrest party worker's killers within 15 days, TMC leader warns

Taking a cue from TMC's Khela Hobe poll slogan, a senior leader from Birbhum, Anubrata Mondal, has warned that a "dangerous game" will be played if those involved in the killing of a young party worker in Purbo Bardhaman district are not arrested within 15 days.

Now, a biopic on TMC's 'colorful' Madan Mitra

07 Sep 2021

Now, a biopic on TMC's 'colorful' Madan Mitra

TMC MLA Madan Mitra, known for his quirky comments and colorful outfits, has given his nod for a biopic, which would trace his four-decade-long political career that started as a close aide of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Mamata Banerjee set to contest by-election on September 30

04 Sep 2021

Mamata Banerjee set to contest by-election on September 30

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is set to contest the Bhabanipur Assembly by-election on September 30, according to the schedule announced by the Election Commission of India today.

Mamata's 'idol' to share space with Durga in Kolkata pandal

03 Sep 2021

Mamata's 'idol' to share space with Durga in Kolkata pandal

A controversy has erupted in West Bengal over the organizers of a Durga puja pandal deciding to put up an idol of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at their marquee alongside Goddess Durga's.

Narada sting: ED chargesheet names WB ministers, TMC MLA

01 Sep 2021

Narada sting: ED chargesheet names WB ministers, TMC MLA

The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday named two West Bengal ministers and a Trinamool Congress MLA in its chargesheet in the Narada sting case.

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan now a mother, delivers a boy

26 Aug 2021

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan now a mother, delivers a boy

Nusrat Jahan, who was in news in June for her personal life, is now a mother.

Calcutta HC orders CBI probe in West Bengal post-poll violence

19 Aug 2021

Calcutta HC orders CBI probe in West Bengal post-poll violence

The Calcutta High Court on Thursday ordered a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the post-poll violence in West Bengal this May.

TMC observes 'Khela Hobe Diwas' across West Bengal

16 Aug 2021

TMC observes 'Khela Hobe Diwas' across West Bengal

The Trinamool Congress on Monday celebrated Khela Hobe Diwas across West Bengal, as party leaders observed the day by organizing football matches in every nook and cranny of the state.

Tripura Police book TMC's Abhishek Banerjee for misbehaving with cops

11 Aug 2021

Tripura Police book TMC's Abhishek Banerjee for misbehaving with cops

The Tripura Police on Wednesday booked Trinamool Congress (TMC) General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee along with other party officials for allegedly misbehaving with cops.

Sibal hosts Opposition dinner; discusses united anti-BJP front for 2024

10 Aug 2021

Sibal hosts Opposition dinner; discusses united anti-BJP front for 2024

Congress MP Kapil Sibal on Monday hosted a dinner meeting of leaders of major Opposition and non-BJP parties at his residence, 8, Teen Murti Lane.

BJP's Babul Supriyo hits out at Dilip Ghosh over retirement

01 Aug 2021

BJP's Babul Supriyo hits out at Dilip Ghosh over retirement

A day after making headlines with his sudden decision to retire from politics, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Babul Supriyo Sunday targeted West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh for the latter's comment on his retirement.

After meeting Modi, Mamata asks for all-party meeting on Pegasus

27 Jul 2021

After meeting Modi, Mamata asks for all-party meeting on Pegasus

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg in New Delhi.

Calcutta HC judge recuses from Mamata's case against Nandigram loss

07 Jul 2021

Calcutta HC judge recuses from Mamata's case against Nandigram loss

A Calcutta High Court judge on Wednesday recused himself from hearing a petition filed by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

'Will uphold integrity, secularism': Ex-President's son Abhijit Mukherjee joins TMC

05 Jul 2021

'Will uphold integrity, secularism': Ex-President's son Abhijit Mukherjee joins TMC

Abhijit Mukherjee, the son of former President Pranab Mukherjee, joined the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) in Kolkata, West Bengal on Monday.

West Bengal: BJP alleges its MLA was attacked by TMC

05 Jul 2021

West Bengal: BJP alleges its MLA was attacked by TMC

The BJP in West Bengal has claimed that its Sonamukhi legislator Dibakar Gharami was attacked by Trinamool Congress activists in Bankura district even though the police denied having any information about it.

Amid row, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta denies meeting Suvendu Adhikari

02 Jul 2021

Amid row, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta denies meeting Suvendu Adhikari

Tushar Mehta, the Solicitor General of India, on Friday denied claims that he met with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suvendu Adhikari.

Sharad Pawar calls meeting of Opposition parties tomorrow

21 Jun 2021

Sharad Pawar calls meeting of Opposition parties tomorrow

Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar has called a meeting of Opposition parties in Delhi tomorrow, likely to discuss a possible teaming to challenge Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), in the next Indian general elections.

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan issues statement amid pregnancy, affair rumors

09 Jun 2021

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan issues statement amid pregnancy, affair rumors

Nusrat Jahan is in news for all the unsavory reasons.

'TMC posters' seeking social boycott of BJP men create flutter

05 Jun 2021

'TMC posters' seeking social boycott of BJP men create flutter

Posters in the name of the ruling Trinamool Congress calling for social boycott of some people said to be BJP workers in West Bengal's Paschim Medinipur district created a flutter in the state on Friday.

Narada sting operation: TMC workers protest against arrest of ministers

17 May 2021

Narada sting operation: TMC workers protest against arrest of ministers

Hundreds of TMC supporters gathered outside the CBI office in Kolkata on Monday to protest against the arrest of two senior West Bengal ministers and others in connection with the Narada sting operation case.