Mamata Makes Sensational Claim, Says Nandigram Returning Officer Threatened Against Recounting Of Votes

After her defeat in Nandigram, Incumbent West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged that the Returning Officer of the Assembly seat had said that he was threatened against recounting of votes. Briefing the mediapersons, Mamata said, "I received an SMS from someone wherein...

Bangla Nijer Meyekei Chai: From Bengal’s Daughter To Nation’s Didi, Mamata Has The Last Laugh

If there is one politician on whom the spotlight has been there 24*7 this entire poll season, it is Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee. Pivoting her campaign on "Bangla nijer meyekei chaye" (Bengal wants its own daughter) slogan, Mamata has emerged stronger than ever before....

The Exit Polls Failed To See TMC’s Landslide Victory

An overwhelming victory of the TMC in West Bengal has thrown up major surprises in recent Indian politics. As far as the overall result is concerned, no exit poll barring a few done by lesser-known agencies could predict it. The TMC has crossed the 200...

‘Son’ Rise In Tamil Nadu, M K Stalin Emerges From Kalaignar’s Shadow

Days ahead of polling in Tamil Nadu (April 2), when his son-in-law's houses in Chennai was raided by the Income Tax department, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader Muthuvel Karunanidhi Stalin walked on stage at Perambalur, and said, "I am the son of Kalaignar (nickname...

Opinion | Two Factors To Decide Fate Of Bengal

By the evening of Sunday, it will be clear whether a change has taken place in Bengal, or whether the people have given a verdict in favour of the continuation of the TMC rule. In the COVID era, the process of counting will be...

Exit Polls Fail To Give Unanimous Verdict Of Bengal Outcome

Like watches, exit polls seldom agree. So, after a hard fought election in Bengal during which violence could be contained but not covid, finally people did not get any clear indication of the outcome from the exit polls. While exit polls like one conducted by...

Battle For States: The Last Day Of Polling In West Bengal

The day started with two bombs hurled in the front of Mahajati Sadan, an auditorium at the heart of North Kolkata built by Rabindranath Tagore’s initiative (after being requested by Subhas Chandra Bose), and the sound of the bombs forced some footpath dwellers steel...

Battle For States: West Bengal Prepares For Last Phase Of Elections

A long harassing summer marked by clashes and COVID is, at last, being drawn to its end. Not literally, for summer in Bengal is to last for another one and a half months, after which the monsoon will take over. What will come to...

Opinion | Despite Covid, Political Temperature Running High For Last Phase

Long queues nowadays in various locations of Bengal do not always signify election times. These queues are for covid vaccines which have become rather scarce to meet the growing demand. Such queues are seen even in leading government hospitals in Kolkata like SSKM or...

West Bengal Elections LIVE: Voting For Seventh Phase Concludes, 75.06% Voter Turnout Recorded Till 5.30 PM

Amid the massive surge in COVID-19 cases in the country, voting in 34 constituencies spread across five districts of West Bengal concluded 6:30 pm on Monday for the seventh phase of the Assembly elections. A total of 268 candidates, including 37 women are in the...

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