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BJP's Mukul Roy says no differences with leadership, reports of joining TMC 'malicious and misleading'
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BJP's Mukul Roy says no differences with leadership, reports of joining TMC 'malicious and misleading'

Roy, addressing a press conference, scotched speculation about him returning to the Trinamool Congress.

BJP slams Mamata Banerjee over stone-pelting on policemen in Howrah, says TMC's 'loyal voters' attacked security forces
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BJP slams Mamata Banerjee over stone-pelting on policemen in Howrah, says TMC's 'loyal voters' attacked security forces

The BJP on Tuesday slammed the West Bengal government after an incident of stone pelting on policemen enforcing the coronavirus lockdown in the state's Howrah district. Reports said that on Tuesday morning, a mob attacked several policemen at Tikiapara in the district.

As Amit Shah latches on to 'refugees vs infiltrators' plank to oust TMC in West Bengal, state braces for vicious poll battle
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As Amit Shah latches on to 'refugees vs infiltrators' plank to oust TMC in West Bengal, state braces for vicious poll battle

The West Bengal Assembly election is over a year away, but it promises to be a keenly-fought battle between the TMC and BJP.

On TMC turf, local issues threaten BJP's prospects in West Bengal civic polls; party’s ‘goli maaro’ sentiment will hurt it politically
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On TMC turf, local issues threaten BJP's prospects in West Bengal civic polls; party’s ‘goli maaro’ sentiment will hurt it politically

Whether a poor showing in the municipal elections will augur a comfortable return to power for the Trinamool Congress is a matter of speculation.

Bengali actor Subhadra Mukherjee resigns from BJP, says 'disturbed' over Delhi violence, growing atmosphere of hatred
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Bengali actor Subhadra Mukherjee resigns from BJP, says 'disturbed' over Delhi violence, growing atmosphere of hatred

Mukherjee, who had joined the BJP in 2013, said she did not want to be associated with 'this brand of politics' where people can be judged by their religion and not as fellow humans

Protesters at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh, Kolkata's Park Circus 'uneducated' and 'poor', doing it for money, says Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh
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Protesters at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh, Kolkata's Park Circus 'uneducated' and 'poor', doing it for money, says Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh

Dilip Ghosh's comment came two days after Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that controversial statements such as 'Goli Maro' made by some BJP leaders at Shaheen Bagh could have contributed to the party's defeat in the Delhi Assembly elections

Woman anti-CAA protester files FIR against Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh for saying she was lucky that party workers ‘only heckled’ her
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Woman anti-CAA protester files FIR against Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh for saying she was lucky that party workers ‘only heckled’ her

A day after West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh courted yet another controversy when he said that a woman anti-CAA protester was lucky to have escaped his party's rally with just a torn poster, an FIR was lodged against him at a city police station on Friday.

Dilip Ghosh asks why Shaheen Bagh protesters 'not falling ill' if people in West Bengal committed suicide due to panic over CAA, NRC
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Dilip Ghosh asks why Shaheen Bagh protesters 'not falling ill' if people in West Bengal committed suicide due to panic over CAA, NRC

Hundreds of Muslim women are demonstrating against the CAA and the proposed nationwide NRC at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh and Park Circus Maidan in Kolkata.

Anurag Thakur leading 'goli maaro' chant tests limits of political speech, speaks to malaise of hate in Indian polity
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Anurag Thakur leading 'goli maaro' chant tests limits of political speech, speaks to malaise of hate in Indian polity

Minister of State for Finance Anurag Singh Thakur was the offending leader on Monday, raising the chant while campaigning for a BJP candidate in Rithala, Delhi

Will ensure CAA is implemented in West Bengal, will send back 1 crore Bangladeshi Muslims illegally living in state, says Dilip Ghosh
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Will ensure CAA is implemented in West Bengal, will send back 1 crore Bangladeshi Muslims illegally living in state, says Dilip Ghosh

Addressing a series of rallies in the North 24 Parganas district, BJP's Dilip Ghosh said that those opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) are anti-Bengalis and against the idea of India

'Intellectuals opposing CAA are devils, parasites,' says Dilip Ghosh, day after being re-elected as West Bengal BJP chief
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'Intellectuals opposing CAA are devils, parasites,' says Dilip Ghosh, day after being re-elected as West Bengal BJP chief

Known for his foot-in-mouth remarks, West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh has described the "intellectuals" opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) as "spineless", "devils" and "parasites"

Dilip Ghosh re-elected as West Bengal BJP president; decision taken by state committee, say party sources
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Dilip Ghosh re-elected as West Bengal BJP president; decision taken by state committee, say party sources

Decision to re-elect Dilip Ghosh for another three-year term was taken at state committee meeting

TMC files two FIRs against BJP Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh for ‘shot like dogs’ comments over anti-CAA protesters
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TMC files two FIRs against BJP Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh for ‘shot like dogs’ comments over anti-CAA protesters

TMC has lodged two police complaints against West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh in Nadia and North 24 Parganas districts for his comments that anti-CAA protesters "were shot like dogs", police and TMC sources said on Tuesday.

‘Very irresponsible’: Babul Supriyo criticises Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh for 'shot like dogs' remark, TMC says comments reflect party's mindset
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‘Very irresponsible’: Babul Supriyo criticises Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh for 'shot like dogs' remark, TMC says comments reflect party's mindset

Union minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo termed Ghosh's comments as 'irresponsible', meanwhile, the Trinamool Congress leadership came down heavily on Ghosh and said the comments reflected the mindset of BJP that brooks no dissent.

BJP's Dilip Ghosh threatens to shoot those involved in damaging public property in 'the same way as in Uttar Pradesh'
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BJP's Dilip Ghosh threatens to shoot those involved in damaging public property in 'the same way as in Uttar Pradesh'

BJP state president Dilip Ghosh courted controversy by threatening to shoot and kill those involved in damaging public property 'like the same way in Uttar Pradesh'

JNU violence: Left student groups 'getting it back', scores being settled, says BJP's Dilip Ghosh
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JNU violence: Left student groups 'getting it back', scores being settled, says BJP's Dilip Ghosh

Commenting on the attack on JNU students and teachers on Sunday, BJP's West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh said, that violence in educational institutes is a 'gift' of the Left who are now 'getting it back'.

NRC required in West Bengal, infiltrators have become vote bank of ruling TMC, says BJP state chief Dilip Ghosh
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NRC required in West Bengal, infiltrators have become vote bank of ruling TMC, says BJP state chief Dilip Ghosh

He criticised West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's opposition to NPR and said that it has become her habit to resist whatever is good for the country.

Mamata Banerjee prioritised politics over national interest, says JP Nadda at Kolkata rally in support of Citizenship Amendment Act
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Mamata Banerjee prioritised politics over national interest, says JP Nadda at Kolkata rally in support of Citizenship Amendment Act

Nadda also hit out at Banerjee for 'inaction' over violence that rocked the state during protests against the citizenship law.

At anti-CAA rally in Kolkata, Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind state chief says Amit Shah won't be allowed to enter city if new citizenship law not withdrawn
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At anti-CAA rally in Kolkata, Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind state chief says Amit Shah won't be allowed to enter city if new citizenship law not withdrawn

West Bengal president of Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind Siddiqullah Chowdhury said, 'We may not allow him (Amit Shah) to step out of the city airport if necessary. We may gather one lakh people there to stop him'

West Bengal by-election 2019: 64.35% polling in three constituencies till 3 pm; BJP candidate assaulted by TMC workers in Karimpur seat
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West Bengal by-election 2019: 64.35% polling in three constituencies till 3 pm; BJP candidate assaulted by TMC workers in Karimpur seat

Over seven lakh people are eligible to decide the fate of 18 candidates in the three constituencies of West Bengal