West Bengal Elections


'West Bengal Elections' - 642 News Result(s)

  • Independent Candidate And Ex-Trinamool Councilor Commits Suicide After Losing Poll

    Independent Candidate And Ex-Trinamool Councilor Commits Suicide After Losing Poll

    An Independent candidate who lost the municipal elections from Cooper's Camp Notified Area in Nadia district of West Bengal has ended her life at her residence yesterday, her husband said.

  • Trinamool's Total Triumph In Bengal Civic Polls, BJP Distant Second

    Trinamool's Total Triumph In Bengal Civic Polls, BJP Distant Second

    Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress has swept all seven urban local bodies for which elections were held in West Bengal on Sunday. Of a total 148 wards, the Trinamool has won a massive 140 and the BJP six. The Left's seat was won by the Forward Bloc, while the CPM and Congress drew a blank.

  • West Bengal Civic Body Polls: Opposition Demands Fresh Election

    West Bengal Civic Body Polls: Opposition Demands Fresh Election

    Major opposition parties in West Bengal have demanded cancellation of elections to the seven municipal bodies held today, alleging widespread violence and booth-capturing by Trinamool Congress workers.

  • PM Narendra Modi Congratulates Venkaiah Naidu As He Takes Charge As India's 13th Vice President: Highlights

    PM Narendra Modi Congratulates Venkaiah Naidu As He Takes Charge As India's 13th Vice President: Highlights

    M Venkaiah Naidu, 68, who was elected as India's Vice President on August 5 will take oath today. Venkaiah Naidu had defeated former West Bengal Governor and Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi, the opposition candidate.

  • Rajya Sabha Election 2017: Here Is How Members Are Elected To Upper House

    Rajya Sabha Election 2017: Here Is How Members Are Elected To Upper House

    As 10 Rajya Sabha members retire this month, political parties gear up for an intense political battle in Rajya Sabha tomorrow to fill those vacancies. The focus on tomorrow's elections remains largely on Gujarat where BJP's Amit Shah and Smriti Irani will easily win two of the three seats given the BJP's majority. Congress' Ahmed Patel is in for a...

  • Mamata Banerjee Extends Support To Congress Candidate For Rajya Sabha Polls

    Mamata Banerjee Extends Support To Congress Candidate For Rajya Sabha Polls

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today extended her party's support to Congress candidate Pradip Bhattacharya for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections.

  • Mamata Banerjee, Winning 5 Bengal Rajya Sabha Seats, Suggests Meira Kumar For The 6th

    Mamata Banerjee, Winning 5 Bengal Rajya Sabha Seats, Suggests Meira Kumar For The 6th

    From one of the most predictable elections of all, one out of six seats from West Bengal to the Upper House of parliament has suddenly put several political parties in a spin. The Bihar drama is only adding to the confusion over that seat. The other five are virtually in the bag for the Trinamool, given its huge majority in the state Assembly.

  • Bengal Congress Proposes Meira Kumar As Rajya Sabha Candidate

    Bengal Congress Proposes Meira Kumar As Rajya Sabha Candidate

    West Bengal Congress leadership has urged the party high command to consider former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar as a candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections in the state.

  • Over Lunch, Opposition Parties Put Ball In Government's Court On President

    Over Lunch, Opposition Parties Put Ball In Government's Court On President

    Opposition parties will wait to see whether the candidate picked by the government for President is acceptable to them before deciding whether they will force a contest, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday after attending a lunch hosted by Congress president Sonia Gandhi for leaders of 17 opposition parties in a show of unity ...

  • Mamata Banerjee Floats New Formula On President After Meeting PM Modi

    Mamata Banerjee Floats New Formula On President After Meeting PM Modi

    A day before opposition parties meet in a big show of strength over lunch hosted by Congress president Sonia Gandhi to discuss a joint candidate to field for President, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has pitched for a consensus candidate - one supported by both opposition parties and the government.

  • Opposition's 'Pehle Aap' Strategy On President And A Role For Mamata Banerjee

    Opposition's '<i>Pehle Aap</i>' Strategy On President And A Role For Mamata Banerjee

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will be back in Delhi next week for a meeting of several opposition parties to decide on who they will field for President against the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance's nominee. But they are unlikely to make an announcement till the NDA names its candidate in a 'Pehle AAP' or you first strategy.

  • Mamata Banerjee's Party Scores In Civic Polls, Steps Into Darjeeling Hills

    Mamata Banerjee's Party Scores In Civic Polls, Steps Into Darjeeling Hills

    Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's latest victory - her Trinamool Congress has taken four of seven municipal bodies in Bengal where elections were held - is made sweeter by a win in Mirik in the hills of Darjeeling, a stronghold for years of BJP ally the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM).

  • Mamata Banerjee Meets Sonia Gandhi, Says No Names For President Discussed

    Mamata Banerjee Meets Sonia Gandhi, Says No Names For President Discussed

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today met Congress chief Sonia Gandhi to bat for a joint candidate for the upcoming presidential election. The Trinamool Congress chief said names were not discussed, but they had agreed on the need for consensus.

  • In Hospital With Food Poisoning, Sonia Gandhi Dials Mamata Banerjee

    In Hospital With Food Poisoning, Sonia Gandhi Dials Mamata Banerjee

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi has been admitted to Delhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital after a bout of food poisoning. Hospital chairman DS Rana said the 70-year-old, who was admitted on Sunday, is better and will be discharged today. From her hospital bed, Mrs Gandhi on Tuesday called West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The Trinamool Congress...

  • BJP Strong No 2 In West Bengal By-Poll, Top Leaders Assigned To Win State

    BJP Strong No 2 In West Bengal By-Poll, Top Leaders Assigned To Win State

    After shocking the Left by placing second in this week's assembly by-election in West Bengal behind the ruling Trinamool Congress, the BJP has launched a 'Mission Bengal' that aims at preparing the party to make major inroads in the panchayat or local elections to be held next year. The party is sending senior leaders to West Bengal to interact wit...

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