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Amid accusations of political violence, Tripura civic body elections begin
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Amid accusations of political violence, Tripura civic body elections begin

The run-up to the polls, which should have been a humdrum affair, became a cause celebre after it was marred by violence, arrests, sit-ins in far-away Delhi and a Supreme Court intervention asking officials to ensure peaceful polling.

TMC to hold protests opposing Assam NRC in West Bengal from 7-8 September, say party sources
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TMC to hold protests opposing Assam NRC in West Bengal from 7-8 September, say party sources

Trinamool Congress leadership on Monday decided to hold mass protests across West Bengal from this week opposing NRC in neighbouring Assam.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: TMC's Rajya Sabha MPs protest against disinvestment of public sector companies
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: TMC's Rajya Sabha MPs protest against disinvestment of public sector companies

Trinamool Congress members in Rajya Sabha on Monday sought to disrupt proceedings of the House by entering the well and raising slogans to protest disinvestment of public sector companies.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: RS adjourned following TMC protests over black money stashed in Swiss banks
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: RS adjourned following TMC protests over black money stashed in Swiss banks

The Rajya Sabha was on Tuesday adjourned for about 90 minutes following noisy protests by members of the Trinamool Congress, who stormed the Well demanding that black money stashed by Indians in Swiss Banks be brought back.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: Fearing falling short on votes, NDA may delay election of Rajya Sabha deputy chairman
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: Fearing falling short on votes, NDA may delay election of Rajya Sabha deputy chairman

There is still no clarity on when the election for the Rajya Sabha deputy election will be held, though the Monsoon Session will have 18 sittings, starting tomorrow.

Budget Session of Parliament: Rajya Sabha heads for a washout; no bills passed on Thursday
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Budget Session of Parliament: Rajya Sabha heads for a washout; no bills passed on Thursday

The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day for the 21st straight day on Thursday without transacting any business, as it saw the Congress and the BJP accusing each other of blocking the passage of an anti-graft amendment bill and the Chair warning members protesting in the Well of suspension.

TMC to continue fight against Aadhaar and expose card-related problems, says MP Derek O'Brien
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TMC to continue fight against Aadhaar and expose card-related problems, says MP Derek O'Brien

The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) said on Tuesday that it would continue to "expose" various Aadhaar card-related problems and carry on its fight against the central government's move in and outside Parliament.

Trinamool MPs in Parliament protest against Centre's move to link Aadhaar with bank accounts
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Trinamool MPs in Parliament protest against Centre's move to link Aadhaar with bank accounts

With protests in and outside Parliament, Trinamool Congress Members of Parliament on accused the Central government of violating people's rights to privacy by linking Aadhaar card with bank accounts

Rajya Sabha polls: One Congress, 5 TMC candidates elected unopposed from West Bengal
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Rajya Sabha polls: One Congress, 5 TMC candidates elected unopposed from West Bengal

Five TMC candidates and a Congress candidate were elected to the Rajya Sabha unopposed from West Bengal after CPM candidate Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya's nomination was cancelled due to technical reasons

West Bengal CPM Rajya Sabha candidate's nomination rejected
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West Bengal CPM Rajya Sabha candidate's nomination rejected

The nomination of Communist Party of India (Marxist) Rajya Sabha candidate Bikash Bhattacharya was rejected on Monday

Mamata Banerjee nomintates Derek O'Brien, Manas Bhunia among TMC Rajya Sabha candidates
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Mamata Banerjee nomintates Derek O'Brien, Manas Bhunia among TMC Rajya Sabha candidates

Manas Bhunia, a former state Congress chief who switched to the All India Trinamool Congress last year, was on Sunday nominated as a TMC candidate for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls by party chief Mamata Banerjee

TMC walks out of Rajya Sabha demanding PM's statement on growing attacks on dalits
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TMC walks out of Rajya Sabha demanding PM's statement on growing attacks on dalits

Trinamool Congress on Monday staged a walk out of Rajya Sabha demanding a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi over growing attacks against dalits.

Parliament roundup: From Sonia-Rahul walkout in Lok Sabha to TMC protests in Rajya Sabha
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Parliament roundup: From Sonia-Rahul walkout in Lok Sabha to TMC protests in Rajya Sabha

From TMC's walk out to Arun Jaitley's statement on the Italian Marines case, here's a round-up of Tuesday's parliament session so far

TMC targets Gandhi in Parliament: Why this is a huge deal and what it means for Bengal politics
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TMC targets Gandhi in Parliament: Why this is a huge deal and what it means for Bengal politics

With TMC on Monday hitting Congress where it hurts the most — by mentioning Sonia Gandhi and AgustaWestland in the same sentence — indications are that Mamata Banerjee has finally moved on.

TMC member raises AgustaWestland issue in RS, gets suspended from the house for the day
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TMC member raises AgustaWestland issue in RS, gets suspended from the house for the day

Trinamool Congress on Monday raked up the issue of AgustaWestland helicopter scam and insisted on identifying of the 'Gandhi' and 'AP' mentioned in the alleged bribery case