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West Bengal Assembly Election 2021: BJP parachutes MPs to fight state polls, TMC defectors fail to cheer
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West Bengal Assembly Election 2021: BJP parachutes MPs to fight state polls, TMC defectors fail to cheer

The BJP seems to be scrambling to find 294 candidates to contest the April elections and there seems to be some degree of lack of coordination in the entire process

West Bengal polls: BJP aspirants protest after being denied candidacy; TMC turncoat Sovan Chatterjee quits
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West Bengal polls: BJP aspirants protest after being denied candidacy; TMC turncoat Sovan Chatterjee quits

Protests erupted across the state, with several leaders of the saffron party openly expressing their dissatisfaction over newcomers being given more importance than the old-timers

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Behala Purba profile: TMC's Sovan Chatterjee currently represents constituency
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Behala Purba profile: TMC's Sovan Chatterjee currently represents constituency

In the 2016 West Bengal Assembly election, the Behala Purba constituency had a total of 2,05,294 registered voters

West Bengal Assembly polls: Another setback for TMC as two-time MLA Dipak Haldar quits party
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West Bengal Assembly polls: Another setback for TMC as two-time MLA Dipak Haldar quits party

The Diamond Harbour MLA remained tight-lipped on joining the BJP, but said he won't be resigning from the Bengal Legislative Assembly

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.

Ready to contest against Mamata Banerjee if BJP wants, says former TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee
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Ready to contest against Mamata Banerjee if BJP wants, says former TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee

Sovan Chatterjee, the TMC leader who joined BJP recently, said on Tuesday that he is ready to contest against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in the 2021 assembly polls

Ex-Kolkata mayor and former TMC MLA Sovan Chatterjee, who took sabbatical from active politics in 2018, likely to join BJP
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Ex-Kolkata mayor and former TMC MLA Sovan Chatterjee, who took sabbatical from active politics in 2018, likely to join BJP

Six TMC MLAs, and one each of Congress and CPM have switched over to the BJP since the results of Lok Sabha polls were announced.

Kolkata mayor Firhad Hakim defeats BJP's Jiban Sen with over 13,000 votes in local body by-election
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Kolkata mayor Firhad Hakim defeats BJP's Jiban Sen with over 13,000 votes in local body by-election

According to the Kolkata Municipal Corporation Act, which was amended in the winter session of the Assembly, a mayor would have to get elected by voters as a councillor within six months of being appointed to the post.

Litterbugs in Kolkata may now have to shell out a maximum fine of Rs 1 lakh for dumping garbage on road
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Litterbugs in Kolkata may now have to shell out a maximum fine of Rs 1 lakh for dumping garbage on road

The fine has been raised through an amendment to section 338 of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (second amendment) Act which was passed in the West Bengal Assembly

Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee resigns, quits Mamata Banerjee cabinet; CM hands over his ministerial charges to Firhad Hakim
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Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee resigns, quits Mamata Banerjee cabinet; CM hands over his ministerial charges to Firhad Hakim

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked Sovan Chatterjee to also step down as mayor after he resigned from his role as West Bengal Minister for Housing and Fire Services.

Bagree Market fire: Cooling ops underway as Kolkata blaze comes under control after two days; FIR against building owners
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Bagree Market fire: Cooling ops underway as Kolkata blaze comes under control after two days; FIR against building owners

The massive fire at Kolkata's Bagree Market gutted at least 1,000 business establishments, causing huge losses to traders ahead of Durga Puja.

Fire engulfs six-storey building at Kolkata's Bagri market; two firefighters injured; forensic team to examine cause of blaze
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Fire engulfs six-storey building at Kolkata's Bagri market; two firefighters injured; forensic team to examine cause of blaze

Unconfirmed reports said people living on the top floor of six-storey building in Kolkata's Bagri market, managed to escape as soon as the fire broke out.

Bodies of 14 newborns found wrapped in plastic bags in Kolkata's Haridevpur area; police suspect abortion racket
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Bodies of 14 newborns found wrapped in plastic bags in Kolkata's Haridevpur area; police suspect abortion racket

According to a senior officer of Kolkata police, some of the bodies appeared to be in a semi-decomposed state, while a few were fully decomposed

Fire breaks out at Priya Cinema in Kolkata's Deshapriyo Park; four rescued, no casualties reported
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Fire breaks out at Priya Cinema in Kolkata's Deshapriyo Park; four rescued, no casualties reported

A fire broke out on Monday at the Priya cinema hall in the Deshapriyo Park area during a late night show on Sunday, fire brigade officials said.

Over 650 affected with diarrhoea in Kolkata, city municipal corporation denies drinking water is contaminated
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Over 650 affected with diarrhoea in Kolkata, city municipal corporation denies drinking water is contaminated

At least 28 people were admitted to the Baghajatin State General Hospital with diarrhoea and over 650 were down with symptoms of the disease in Kolkata

Narada scam: Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee's wife faces ED interrogation
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Narada scam: Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee's wife faces ED interrogation

Wife of Kolkata Municipal Corporation mayor Sovan Chatterjee was interrogated by Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday as a part of Narada sting footage probe

'Traitor' Mukul Roy lacks mass base, Trinamool Congress has no time to think of him: Sovan Chatterjee
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'Traitor' Mukul Roy lacks mass base, Trinamool Congress has no time to think of him: Sovan Chatterjee

The Trinamool Congress leadership on Saturday refused to attach any importance to the recent induction of Mukul Roy into the BJP, adding that he was a "traitor" with no popularity among the masses.

Narada scam: ED interrogates TMC minister Firhad Hakim caught on tape accepting bribe
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Narada scam: ED interrogates TMC minister Firhad Hakim caught on tape accepting bribe

The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday questioned West Bengal Urban Development Minister Firhad Hakim in connection with the Narada sting probe

Narada scam: ED summons Kolkata Sovan Chatterjee in money laundering case
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Narada scam: ED summons Kolkata Sovan Chatterjee in money laundering case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has sent summons to Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee for the third time in narada sting case

Kolkata: Two dead after old building collapses in Taltala area
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Kolkata: Two dead after old building collapses in Taltala area

A portion of an almost century-old building, declared dangerous by civic authorities, collapsed Tuesday afternoon killing two people, a senior Kolkata Police officer said.