May 12, 2021 02:51 PM IST
Cooch Behar MP Nisith Pramanik and Ranaghat MP Jagannath Sarkar won Assembly seats of Dinhata and Santipur, respectively, in the 2021 Bengal election.
- May 07, 2021 08:55 AM IST
The TMC increased its tally of seats won, by two to 213 and its vote-share galloped to 48 percent. This victory was achieved against the BJP, which is believed to have the best election machinery in India
- May 06, 2021 11:52 AM IST
The loss of votes in its respective stronghold districts has created an existential crisis for both the Congress and the Left parties in West Bengal
- May 05, 2021 08:41 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee's Oath Ceremony Highlights: Banerjee, who lost from Nandigram despite the astounding TMC victory, can be sworn in as the chief minister but will have to get elected to the assembly within six months of assuming office.
- May 04, 2021 10:40 AM IST
Hitting out at the Election Commission, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee claimed that the BJP would not have crossed the 50-seat mark if the poll panel had not helped it.
- May 03, 2021 07:17 PM IST
Tweaks in Muslim appeasement by Trinamool and decision by BJP to go for the north Indian slogan of Jai Shriram rather than one coined on Durga, which would have resonated better with Bengalis, played a key role in the West Bengal election outcome.
- May 03, 2021 03:00 PM IST
BJP, , which once boasted it would get 200 seats in a 294 seat assembly (elections were held for 292 seats), was struggling to cross the halfway mark.
- May 03, 2021 02:06 PM IST
BJP's Babul Supriyo said in a now-deleted Facebook post that he will neither congratulate Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee nor does he want to say that he respects the “people’s verdict”.
- May 03, 2021 11:21 AM IST
While Suvendhu Adhikari bagged 1,10,764 votes in Nandigram, Mamata Banerjee polled 1,08,808 votes, the poll panel confirmed.
- May 03, 2021 11:16 AM IST
Banerjee fended off a spirited challenge by the BJP in West Bengal with a landslide victory for her party on Sunday, bagging a third consecutive term.
- May 03, 2021 08:58 AM IST
Assembly Election Result 2021 Highlights: With the results out in West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam and Puducherry, the process of government formation has begun
- May 03, 2021 08:47 AM IST
The issue of Bengali identity seems to have resonated with the voters
- May 02, 2021 08:41 PM IST
Gandhi remarks came soon after the Congress failed to win back states of Kerala, Assam and Puducherry and fared poorly in West Bengal, while only romping to power with the help of its ally DMK in Tamil Nadu.
- May 02, 2021 03:25 PM IST
The BJP and the Congress are on the back foot. The regional parties have yet again shown that they have it in them to stop the BJP juggernaut
- May 02, 2021 02:47 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee is all set to become Chief Minister for a third successive term. BJP looks like will be unable to further the gains of the 2019 general elections
- May 02, 2021 12:09 PM IST
Conceding her defeat in Nandigram, CM Mamata Banerjee said she would move court over 'mischief' in counting.
- May 02, 2021 10:36 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Bhabanipur constituency: In Mamata Banerjee's former seat, the contest was primarily between Trinamool's Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay and BJP's Rudranil Ghosh.
- May 02, 2021 09:52 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Shibpur constituency: Manoj Tiwary has clinched the victory against BJP's Rathindranath Chakraborty.
- May 02, 2021 09:28 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Krishnanagar Uttar constituency: BJP leader Mukul Roy, a former aide of CM Mamata Banerjee, was being challenged by actress-turned-politician and TMC candidate Koushani Mukherjee
- May 02, 2021 09:09 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Tarakeshwar constituency: BJP’s Swapan Dasgupta was up against Trinamool’s Ramendu Sinharay in this electoral battle.
- May 02, 2021 09:05 AM IST
Five Indian states will declare results on May 2 from local elections held in March and early April. The election results are seen as an early test of the impact the devastating second wave of the coronavirus pandemic is having on support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his right-wing BJP party.
- May 02, 2021 08:57 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Tollygunge constituency: BJP MP Babul Supriyo had challenged TMC veteran Aroop Biswas in this high-stake electoral contest.
- May 02, 2021 08:47 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Chunchura constituency: BJP’s Locket Chatterjee has lost against Trinamool’s Asit Mazumdar.
- May 02, 2021 08:43 AM IST
West Bengal Election Result 2021 | Jamuria seat: The seat witnessed a three-cornered contest between CPI(M) Aishe Ghosh, TMC's Hareram Singh and BJP's Tapas Kumar Roy.
- May 02, 2021 08:24 AM IST
Bengal Assembly Election Result 2021 | Nandigram constituency: In the electoral battle, CM Mamata Banerjee faced her former close aide Suvendu Adhikari.