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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Maynaguri profile: TMC's Ananta Deb Adhikari seeks third term
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Maynaguri profile: TMC's Ananta Deb Adhikari seeks third term

A retired teacher, Adhikari won the Maynaguri seat as a Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) candidate in 2011

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Dhupguri profile: CPM eyes redemption in former stronghold
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Dhupguri profile: CPM eyes redemption in former stronghold

It falls under the Jalpaiguri (SC) Lok Sabha constituency. The constituency, reserved for Scheduled Castes candidates, has 2,51,197 electors and 260 polling stations

CBI summons TMC leader Abhishek Banerjee's wife Rujira in coal pilferage case; 'political vendetta', claims party
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CBI summons TMC leader Abhishek Banerjee's wife Rujira in coal pilferage case; 'political vendetta', claims party

Reacting to the notice, the TMC said people will give BJP a befitting reply during the polls. "So predictable. So desperate. All BJP allies have left them. So the only loyal allies are CBI and ED," the statement read

BJP wants double engine govt in West Bengal to 'siphon off public money', alleges TMC's Abhishek Banerjee
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BJP wants double engine govt in West Bengal to 'siphon off public money', alleges TMC's Abhishek Banerjee

Banerjee also claimed that the saffron party is trying to bribe voters by promising them money under the PM-Kisan Scheme

West Bengal polls: 12 CAPF companies reach state, 30 more to arrive on Sunday
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West Bengal polls: 12 CAPF companies reach state, 30 more to arrive on Sunday

The Election Commission of India has decided to deploy 125 companies of Central Armed Police Forces in the state by 25 February for the upcoming Assembly election

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Alipurduar profile: Parties look to woo voters in tribal-dominated constituency
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Alipurduar profile: Parties look to woo voters in tribal-dominated constituency

Alipurduar is among the constituencies in North Bengal which will also see candidates from the Shiv Sena and Hemant Soren-led JMM

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Kumargram profile: RSP, CPM aim for return in constituency reserved under ST category
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Kumargram profile: RSP, CPM aim for return in constituency reserved under ST category

In 2019, Kumargram was among the areas where CPM offices reopened, apart from areas like Dinhata in Coochbehar, Mahesh and Goghat in Hooghly, Duttapukur and Habra in North 24 Parganas

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Tufanganj profile: TMC aims to retain constituency with sizeable Nashya Sekh population
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Tufanganj profile: TMC aims to retain constituency with sizeable Nashya Sekh population

The Tufanganj subdivision witnessed clashes between two TMC groups in November in an alleged attempt to gain control of the area by the two lobbies

'Highly educated people among those spreading terror', says Narendra Modi at Visva-Bharati University
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'Highly educated people among those spreading terror', says Narendra Modi at Visva-Bharati University

The prime minister told the students that with knowledge comes responsibility, and the knowledge attained was not theirs alone but a legacy for future generations

BJP youth leader Pamela Goswami arrested in Kolkata over possession of '100 gms of cocaine'
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BJP youth leader Pamela Goswami arrested in Kolkata over possession of '100 gms of cocaine'

'An investigation into the matter is underway. We are trying to find out whether she is involved in any drug racket,' a police official said

West Bengal court summons Amit Shah in defamation case filed by TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee
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West Bengal court summons Amit Shah in defamation case filed by TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee

In a press note, Banerjee's lawyer claimed that Shah had made defamatory statements against him on 11 August, 2018, at a rally in Kolkata

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s legacy of courage, patriotism will endure till eternity, says Amit Shah
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Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s legacy of courage, patriotism will endure till eternity, says Amit Shah

The Union home minister, speaking at a programme to honour West Bengal’s revolutionaries, said efforts are being made to ensure the freedom fighter’s efforts are forgotten

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Madarihat profile: Constituency saw 79.46% voter turnout in 2016 polls
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Madarihat profile: Constituency saw 79.46% voter turnout in 2016 polls

In the 2016 West Bengal Assembly election, Manoj Tigga of the BJP won the Madarihat seat, securing 66,989 votes

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Natabari profile: CPM held seat for 34 years; TMC won last two polls
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Natabari profile: CPM held seat for 34 years; TMC won last two polls

The voter turnout in Natabari in the previous Assembly election was 89.26 percent

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Dinhata profile: TMC's Udayan Guha won constituency in 2016
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Dinhata profile: TMC's Udayan Guha won constituency in 2016

With over 1 lakh votes, Udayan Guha of the All India Trinamool Congress won the Dinhata seat in the 2016 Assembly election

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sitai profile: TMC's Jagadish Chandra Barma won seat in 2016
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sitai profile: TMC's Jagadish Chandra Barma won seat in 2016

The TMC, BJP and Congress got 47.39 percent, 12.74 percent and 35.82 percent votes respectively in the 2016 polls

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

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Cooch Behar Dakshin profile: TMC suffers a blow as sitting MLA defects to BJP
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Cooch Behar Dakshin profile: TMC suffers a blow as sitting MLA defects to BJP

TMC suffered a blow when Goswami defected to the BJP in November last year, stating in a Facebook post that the party's reins are not in the hands of Mamata Banerjee anymore

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Cooch Behar Uttar profile: AIFB candidate won seat twice; 86.96% turnout in 2016 polls
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Cooch Behar Uttar profile: AIFB candidate won seat twice; 86.96% turnout in 2016 polls

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