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May 20, 2016
The Left may be what Bengal needs, but CPM isn’t the party it deservesWhat is the height of optimism? Believing that the West Bengal CPM can rise, phoenix-like, from the ashes of the 2016 assembly election results.
May 19, 2016
Mamata calls herself 'less important person', wins West Bengal hands downMamata Banerjee, the stormy petrel of West Bengal politics, once again proved a master strategist decimating the new Left-Congress combination and the BJP all of whom sought to checkmate her return to power.
May 05, 2016
Firstpost Q&A: Understanding Bengal's political climate with analyst Jai MrugOn the final day of the West Bengal Assembly Elections, a Q and A session was held on Firstpost's Facebook page with Jai Mrug – a political analyst
May 03, 2016
EC arranges wheelchairs in 4000 polling premises in Bengal's East MedinaporeThe Election Commission has arranged wheelchairs in each of the 4000 'polling premises' in West Bengal's East Medinapore district where voting will be held on Thursday, an official said.
Apr 26, 2016
West Bengal Assembly polls: Man of the match in Phase 4 is the Election CommissionElection Commission was the Man of the Match in the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections which was held across 49 seats in North 24 Parganas, Bidhannagar and Howrah districts on Monday.
Apr 22, 2016
Amid violence and heat, 79% voter turnout in phase 3 of Bengal pollsPhase three of West Bengal Assembly election saw a 79 percent voter turnout till 5 pm on Thursday
Apr 18, 2016
Bengal polls: 107 crorepatis in fray in next two phases of electionAs many as 107 candidates in the fray in the third and fourth phases of West Bengal assembly elections are crorepatis whereas 128 candidates have criminal cases against them.
Apr 12, 2016
West Bengal Election 2016: Why Muslim Votes matter significantly for Mamata BanerjeeAll the other candidates from the party have also been asked to do as confidence building measure. It is time for a consolidated verdict from the community or Mamata Banerjee might feel the heat.
Apr 11, 2016
'Foe's foe is my friend, at least for now' seems to be the motto during the West Bengal electionSo what's the conclusion? Whose friend is whose enemy? Are they all fighting against each other? Or there is another informal alliance - TMC-BJP - taking in CPM-Congress jot (alliance in Bangla)? The veil will be lifted after the results are declared. After all politics makes for strangest of bedfellows!
Apr 10, 2016
Age is just a number: Bengal's 91-year-old 'Chacha' fights another electionThe Congress' Gyan Singh Sohanpal is the oldest candidate in the West Bengal assembly polls, seeking his 11th term as a legislator at the ripe age of 91.