Bengal Civic Polls

  • After panchayat, Trinamool wave in Bengal civic polls 24-09-2013 06:13 PM

    Kolkata:After sweeping the July panchayat polls, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Tuesday won eight of the 12 West Bengal civic bodies that went to the polls last week. TMC retained control over three civic bodies - Diamond Harbour (South 24 Parganas district), Habra (North 24 Parganas) and Guskara (Burdwan) -...
  • Mamata Express: You can't stop her anymore

    Fair & Ugly |  Diptosh Majumdar
    There hasn't been any full stop in the political story of West Bengal for thirty-three years. After the civic poll results were declared, we can...

  • Has Mamata conquered West Bengal? 03-06-2010 12:19 AM

    The state's urban voters gave the thumbs down to the Left. ...
  • Bengal results out: Mamata smiles, Left glum 02-06-2010 01:25 PM

    Trinamool Congress storms to power in Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections on Wednesday. ...
  • Will the Left's loss and Mamata's win be beneficial for Bengal and India?

    Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress has put up an impressive performance in the Bengal civic elections with a huge sweep in Kolkata. The state also goes...
  • Civic polls: can Mamata defeat the Left? 31-05-2010 10:22 AM

    The big electoral battle in West Bengal, where voting was held on Sunday in 81 municipal bodies. ...
  • Fresh faces add punch to Bengal civic polls 30-05-2010 02:14 PM

    In this year's civic polls in West Bengal, there are many first timers trying their luck in the electoral battlefield. ...
  • Train attack a 'political conspiracy': Mamata 30-05-2010 11:15 AM

    The Jhragram train attack by Maoists has sharply polarised opinion ahead of the Bengal municipal polls. ...