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Jul 11, 2016
West Bengal: CPM state unit pitches for partnering with Congress to defeat BJPCPM's state committee member agreed that the line adopted in WB may have violated the official party line, but the state unit was left with no other choice.
Feb 18, 2015
After successive losses, West Bengal Congress demands for organisational revampCongress, weakened by regular desertions to ruling TMC and a resurgent BJP eating up the opposition space, is fast waning into a non-entity in Bengal politics leading to a chorus from within the party for an organisational revamp.
Feb 16, 2015
We are grateful to Bengal for trusting us, says Mamata after bypoll winWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed gratitude to the people after Trinamool Congress retained Krishnaganj assembly seat and established a substantial lead in Bongaon Lok Sabha constituency where bypolls were held last week.
Dec 04, 2014
Bamboos and backsides: Mamata's anti-BJP language shocks The TelegraphMamata Banerjee has a new weapon against BJP leaders who dare to make facile claims about her party - and they are mutant bamboos.
Oct 16, 2014
Oops, they did it again! Youth lands in jail for anti-Mamata post on FacebookA youth was arrested in Malda district of West Bengal on the charge of making a derogatory remark against chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Facebook.
Aug 30, 2014
TMC will consider tie-up from CPI-M if it so proposes, says MamataMamata Banerjee on Friday said her Trinamool Congress would consider and discuss the matter if a proposal for a tie-up came from her long-time foe CPI-M.
May 20, 2014
West Bengal: Was the 'Modi wave' behind Mamata's win?How did the Trinamool Congress outperform exit poll projections given such a strong growth in BJP enthusiasm and vote share in West Bengal? Perhaps it is because (not in spite) of the Modi wave, that TMC ended up sweeping West Bengal.
Jul 22, 2013
West Bengal poll violence: Why this trend won't stopThe Trinamool Congress is following the legacy of political violence in Bengal.
Jun 05, 2013
Bengal bypoll: TMC surges ahead of Left, CongressThe Trinamool Congress is surging ahead in the Howrah Lok Sabha bypoll in West Bengal with its candidate Prasun Banerjee leading over its nearest CPI(M) rival by 22,924 votes.
Jul 23, 2012
Facebook: The new battlefield in Bengal politicsWith the Who's Who of West Bengal's politics swearing by the appeal of Facebook, it seems the social networking site is rapidly turning into ...