West Bengal

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POLITICS

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Amit Shah, Mamata Banerjee, Lok Sabha polls 2019, TMC

Why BJP in Bengal is finding it hard to woo bhadralok

The biggest problem is that these men are sticklers for ideology and they have a strong conviction in the Left beliefs.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, BJP, West Bengal

Why Mamata Banerjee is rejigging her cabinet ahead of 2019 polls

The TMC leader has sacked senior leaders in the hope of curbing the rising saffron surge in West Bengal.

VOICES

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Mamata Banerjee, Nandigram, Singur, West Bengal

Bhangar stir is another Nandigram, but this time Mamata Banerjee is on the other side of action

The West Bengal CM is going by the rule book that her predecessor followed to contain a people's uprising.

VARIETY

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Rabindranath Tagore, Mamata Banerjee, Santiniketan, West Bengal

Tagore united what politics divided — Mamata Banerjee and Narendra Modi

But, as always, the PM stole the thunder by addressing the crowd in Bangla.

POLITICS

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Trinamool Congress, Mamata Banerjee, Panchayat Polls, West Bengal

Bengal Panchayat polls verdict: What Mamata's win and BJP's inroads mean for 2019 polls

Some of her bastions have begun to show cracks and if not mended on time, they will turn into huge ravines, threatening to engulf her.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Arabul islam, TMC, West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee

By ordering Arabul Islam's arrest, Mamata Banerjee kills two birds with one stone

The West Bengal chief minister recently ordered the arrest of the party’s ‘asset' for his crimes.

POLITICS

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Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal, West bengal panchayat polls, Panchayat Polls

13 die in West Bengal Panchayat polls violence. Is this the development Didi promised?

Two Left supporters were burnt to death a day before the poll at Kakdwip in the Sunderbans.

VARIETY

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Civic bodies, Meat, West Bengal

Carcass meat racket in Kolkata: Why civic authorities must admit it's their fault

Emerging details prove running the racket could not have been possible without the aid of insiders.

VARIETY

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Teachers, Gag orders, Trinamool Congress, West Bengal

How professors' union affiliated to TMC is campaigning for panchayat polls in Bengal

The WBCUPA is facing flak for taking active part in politics, especially in wake of the proposed law to gag state-run universities.