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West Bengal polls: Built BJP credibility in Bengal, today people trust us, says Dilip Ghosh
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West Bengal polls: Built BJP credibility in Bengal, today people trust us, says Dilip Ghosh

Was not into electoral politics before but RSS taught me to serve nation, says Bengal BJP chief

West Bengal polls: BJP's Dilip Ghosh faces 24-hour campaign over Sitalkuchi remarks
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West Bengal polls: BJP's Dilip Ghosh faces 24-hour campaign over Sitalkuchi remarks

The Election Commission had issued a notice to Ghosh for his alleged remarks that there would be "Sitalkuchi in several places", a reference to the killing of four people in CISF firing

Assembly Elections 2021: No dearth of women cadres, but parties fail to ensure gender equality in lead roles
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Assembly Elections 2021: No dearth of women cadres, but parties fail to ensure gender equality in lead roles

While it is important to highlight the need for women to get more tickets to contest elections and reservation mandates, there is an urgent need for mechanisms within political parties for women to progress and lead

TMC alleges BJP leaders made 'inflammatory' remarks on Cooch Behar firing, urges EC to take action
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TMC alleges BJP leaders made 'inflammatory' remarks on Cooch Behar firing, urges EC to take action

The TMC said several BJP leaders, including party state Dilip Ghosh, were instigating violence with their warnings of more Cooch Behar-like episodes

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Kharagpur Sadar profile: TMC's Pradip Sarkar won seat in 2019 by-polls
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Kharagpur Sadar profile: TMC's Pradip Sarkar won seat in 2019 by-polls

BJP's Dilip Ghosh wrested the seat from the Congress in the 2016 Assembly election, but vacated it after being elected to the Lok Sabha in May 2019

'Perverted depraved monkeys': TMC slams BJP's Dilip Ghosh over remark asking Mamata to wear shorts
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'Perverted depraved monkeys': TMC slams BJP's Dilip Ghosh over remark asking Mamata to wear shorts

A video of the Bengal BJP chief apparently suggesting that Banerjee should wear Bermuda shorts to display her injured leg has triggered controversy, with the TMC slamming it as a 'distasteful comment'

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh promises single-phase polls in state if voted to power
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Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh promises single-phase polls in state if voted to power

Ghosh's remarks have come amid Mamata Banerjee's allegations that West Bengal Assembly polls are being held in eight phases to allow for better management of the BJP's poll campaign in the state

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh's convoy attacked in Barasat during 'Parivartan Rally'
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Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh's convoy attacked in Barasat during 'Parivartan Rally'

While the BJP accused the Trinamool Congress of attacking the rally at Minakha, TMC denied the charge and alleged that BJP workers ransacked its party office in the area

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sitalkuchi profile: TMC's Hiten Barman had won constituency in 2016
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sitalkuchi profile: TMC's Hiten Barman had won constituency in 2016

The Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency of Sitalkuchi is located in the Cooch Behar district of West Bengal

How aggressive Ram Navami celebrations paved the way for BJP in Bengal: Read an excerpt from Sambit Pal's new book
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How aggressive Ram Navami celebrations paved the way for BJP in Bengal: Read an excerpt from Sambit Pal's new book

The lavish Ram Navami celebrations were the VHP and its associate organisations’ answer to Muharram processions in Bengal. The BJP rode on this wave to extract political benefit out of it, writes Sambit Pal

Three BJP activists arrested for raising 'goli maro...' slogan at party leader Suvendu Adhikari's rally
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Three BJP activists arrested for raising 'goli maro...' slogan at party leader Suvendu Adhikari's rally

The Opposition BJP accused the police administration of being partial as it failed to take action against the TMC supporters who had raised similar slogans on Tuesday

TMC distances itself from 'goli maaro' slogan raised during rally, says party does not endorse it
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TMC distances itself from 'goli maaro' slogan raised during rally, says party does not endorse it

Spokesperson Kunal Ghosh admitted that the controversial slogan should not have been raised and blamed it on ‘excessive exuberance of young party workers’

South Kolkata tense after stones pelted at BJP roadshow; TMC denies involvement
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South Kolkata tense after stones pelted at BJP roadshow; TMC denies involvement

Kolkata Police said that a clash between BJP workers and the stone-pelters was averted after a huge police contingent rushed to the spot to bring the situation under control

West Bengal Assembly election: BJP will win over 200 seats, says Union minister Prahlad Singh Patel
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West Bengal Assembly election: BJP will win over 200 seats, says Union minister Prahlad Singh Patel

The BJP leader said the state is a victim of the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government and is ‘yearning for a change’

Amit Shah reaches Bengal to take stock of BJP's poll campaign, visits Swami Vivekananda's birthplace
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Amit Shah reaches Bengal to take stock of BJP's poll campaign, visits Swami Vivekananda's birthplace

The home minister, who is on a two-day visit to West Bengal, paid tribute to Swami Vivekananda and hailed him for taking India's culture and ethos to the world

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh alleges 'security lapses' during JP Nadda's state visit, writes to Amit Shah
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Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh alleges 'security lapses' during JP Nadda's state visit, writes to Amit Shah

Ghosh claimed that the police allowed a mob of 200 people, carrying bamboo sticks, to raise slogans, demonstrate and show black flags to BJP chief Nadda

One dead as BJP workers clash with police in Siliguri; party calls bandh in north Bengal on Tuesday
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One dead as BJP workers clash with police in Siliguri; party calls bandh in north Bengal on Tuesday

While the BJP alleged that a party worker was "beaten to death" by the police during a baton charge, police claimed there was no lathi-charge and the cause of death was being ascertained

BJP workers clash with police during protest rally against TMC govt in West Bengal's Siliguri
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BJP workers clash with police during protest rally against TMC govt in West Bengal's Siliguri

As part of the 'Uttarkanya Abhijan' called by BJYM, party activists held two separate rallies. Police used water cannons and burst tear gas shells and protesters pelted stones

West Bengal governor may soon ask Mamata Banerjee to prove majority, says BJP MP Saumitra Khan
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West Bengal governor may soon ask Mamata Banerjee to prove majority, says BJP MP Saumitra Khan

The ruling TMC has been trying to keep its flock together, as several key leaders, including Suvendu Adhikari, have, of late, openly aired their grievances against the dispensation

Dilip Ghosh says BJP will restore democracy in West Bengal; warns TMC cadres to mend ways or ‘end up in crematorium’
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Dilip Ghosh says BJP will restore democracy in West Bengal; warns TMC cadres to mend ways or ‘end up in crematorium’

Senior TMC leader Saugata Roy said BJP is trying to unleash a reign of terror and vitiate the political atmosphere ahead of the Assembly polls