Latest News on West Bengal Lok Sabha Election 2019
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May 18, 2019
Bengal Votes: Celeb culture key aspect of Mamata Banerjee's politics, WB CM tactfully uses it to draw voters and cull infightingWhen Anik Dutta’s political satire Bhobishyoter Bhoot was yanked from theatres recently, none of the celebrity MPs and MLAs in Bengal came out in open support of their embattled colleague
May 16, 2019
Bengal Votes: In Basirhat, TMC banks on novice Nusrat Jahan, a Muslim without hardcore communal baggage, but lacks real connect with votersIn reality, Nusrat is every inch a star. She knows Basirhat but as a place where she's done stage shows. She knows how to wave to the crowds like a princess. She refers to them rather regally as 'my people'.
May 16, 2019
Election Commission's decision to use Article 324 in West Bengal severe indictment of Mamata Banerjee's ruleMamata Banerjee's extraordinary tirade against the Election Commission of India on Wednesday night is just one more indication of her callous disregard for the Constitution and its provisions. West Bengal has been suffering from this disease since the Left Front regime but under Mamata's Trinamool Congress it has mutated into a more virulent strain. In fact, the only quibble with the ECI's decision is that it is a tad too lenient on a chief minister who openly threatens to take 'inch by inch revenge' against political rivals.
May 15, 2019
TMC-BJP violence: As Mamata promises revenge for Vidyasagar episode, Kolkata Police's failure to prevent conflict raises eyebrowsThat the Kolkata Police had information beforehand about a possible TMC-BJP conflict in College Street where Vidyasagar's statue was smashed and yet took no action to prevent it has raised eyebrows over the police's role in the 14 May violence in Kolkata
Apr 18, 2019
TMC gets own 'force' in West Midnapore: Jai Hind Bahini to campaign for LS polls, provide security to party leadersDressed in military camouflage pants and white T-shirts, over 400 cadres of Jai Hind Bahini (JHB) have been working for TMC in West Midnapore managing rallies, providing security to party leaders and visiting homes and villages to campaign for the party