Dec 21, 2020 05:16 PM IST
Speaking to reporters, Mamata Banerjee announced that she will visit the Birbhum district on December 28 for an official meeting, and also lead a roadshow the next day.
- Dec 21, 2020 02:58 PM IST
With Union Home Minister Amit Shah and party’s president JP Nadda at the front, the party has embarked on a high-pitched campaign, challenging Mamata Banerjee who is seeking a third consecutive term as the chief minister.
- Dec 21, 2020 07:31 AM IST
Farmers' Protest News Highlights: The protest against the new farm reform laws at border points of Delhi has entered the 26th day today.
- Dec 20, 2020 06:45 PM IST
BJP leader Amit Shah said at his Bolpur roadshow: "The people of Bengal are angry with Mamata Banerjee and they have decided that this time the lotus will take the lead.”
- Dec 20, 2020 03:39 PM IST
Union Home Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Amit Shah is on a two-day visit to West Bengal which will head for assembly elections in April-May 2021.
- Dec 17, 2020 07:34 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: Farmers' agitation against the Centre's new farm reform laws has entered 22nd day today. Farmers from different states have been camping at Delhi's Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points to demand repeal of the agri reform laws.
- Dec 16, 2020 06:00 PM IST
Suvendu Adhikari, an MLA from Nandigram in East Midnapore district, had resigned from the West Bengal cabinet last month.
- Dec 15, 2020 07:33 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: Farmers' agitation against the Centre's new farm reform laws has entered 20th day today. Farmers from different states have been camping at Delhi's Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points to demand repeal of the farm reform laws.
- Dec 14, 2020 01:32 PM IST
Under the 'panna pramukh' model of booth management, the Bharatiya Janata Party appoints an in-charge for every page of the electoral roll.
- Dec 14, 2020 07:34 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: Farmers' agitation against the Centre's new farm reform laws has entered 19th day today. The heads of all farmer unions protesting against the laws are observing a one-day hunger strike today.
- Dec 10, 2020 08:05 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: Farmers' agitation against the Centre's new farm laws has entered the 15th day. Leaders of farmer unions have refused to accept Centre's offer of amendments in the new farm laws and a written assurance on continuing the MSP system.
- Dec 09, 2020 11:51 AM IST
After Home Minister Amit Shah’s intervention, the Centre will now present a draft proposal of key amendments in the contentious laws to the farmers before proceeding for another round of talks.
- Dec 09, 2020 07:38 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights| Farmers' agitation against the Centre's new farm laws has entered the 14th day. The government cancelled its crucial sixth round of talks with 40 protesting farmers' unions that was scheduled today.
- Dec 08, 2020 11:59 PM IST
The farmers' union leader said the Union government is not ready to take back the farm laws.
- Dec 08, 2020 07:40 PM IST
A group of farmer leaders will meet Amit Shah on Tuesday evening, a day before their sixth round of talks with Union ministers slated for Wednesday.
- Dec 08, 2020 03:12 PM IST
This comes a day ahead of the scheduled round of talks between the protesting farmers and the government on December 9.
- Dec 05, 2020 12:49 PM IST
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal were also present in the meeting with the prime minister, sources said.
- Dec 05, 2020 12:38 PM IST
Telangana Rashtra Samiti under K Chandrasekhar Rao has been in power since 2014 when the state was formed but now has its task cut out to check the BJP’s rise.
- Dec 03, 2020 09:45 AM IST
In the meeting held on December 1, farmers’ unions rejected a government proposal for setting up a five-member committee of officials, economists and farmers’ representatives to hold future negotiations.
- Dec 03, 2020 07:30 AM IST
Farmers' Protest highlights: Farmers' protest against the Centre's new farm laws has entered 8th day. The government held second another round of talks with leaders of farmer unions today.
- Dec 02, 2020 09:51 PM IST
The meeting is expected to take place in the morning, before the Centre holds another round of talks with farmers' bodies on December 3.
- Dec 01, 2020 10:48 AM IST
It is rare for a local body election to have assumed so much hype in recent times, so much so that the BJP deployed its top leadership, including its party president JP Nadda, a battery of Central ministers, including Home Minister Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to woo voters ahead of the polls.
- Dec 01, 2020 07:32 AM IST
Farmers' Protest News Highlights: Farmers' protest against the Centre's new farm legislation has entered 6th day. Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar met leaders of farmer unions at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi.
- Nov 30, 2020 01:38 PM IST
The Centre would not have to deal with the agitation had it held an extensive dialogue with farmers before coming out with 'revolutionary' laws, Singh, who represents Hisar in Lok Sabha, has said.
- Nov 29, 2020 07:40 PM IST
Farmers who arrived at the Delhi-Haryana border as part of their 'Delhi Chalo' march against three farm bills, claim to have the ration for four months