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Bengal By-poll: 53% Voter Turnout As Mamata Fights For Bhawanipur

Sep 30, 2021 Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

According to the last tally at 5 pm, 53.32 per cent of voters in the Bhawanipur Assembly segment cast their votes to determine whether Mamata Banerjee can continue as Bengal CM.

Bengal By-polls: 36% Voter Turnout Till 1 PM, Mamata To Vote Soon

Sep 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The polling for by-polls is underway in West Bengal’s three constituencies, including Bhawanipur from where the state’s Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contesting.


Bidding To Become ‘The Real Congress’ TMC Escalate Drive To Weaken Congress Nationally

Along with former Goa chief minister Luizinho Faleiro, Goa Congress general secretaries Yatish Naik and Vijay Poi and Goa Congress secretaries Mario Pinto De Santana and Anand Naik also joined the TMC.

After Luizinho Faleiro’s Resignation, Goa Congress Leader Accuses TMC Of ‘Defection’

Sep 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Former Goa Chief Minister and Congress leader Luizinho Faleiro is set to join TMC in presence of the party’s supremo Mamata Banerjee.


West Bengal Police Registers FIR Over Alleged Assault On BJP’s Dilip Ghosh

The BJP national vice president Dilip Ghosh was allegedly assaulted by TMC workers, during Bhabanipur bypoll campaign.

28 September, 2021

West Bengal Mulls Lateral Entry In Bureaucracy, Similar To Centre’s Move

Outlook Web Desk

The officials in the state administration said lateral entry would be done for the posts including special secretary and joint secretaries.


28 September, 2021

Mamata Contesting Bypoll Won’t Be Cancelled: Calcutta HC

Outlook Web Desk

By-elections on the Bhabanipur assembly seat in West Bengal was challenged in the Calcutta High Court but it was dismissed on Tuesday. TMC's Mamata Banerjee is set to go against BJP's Priyanka Tibrewal in the elections there.


27 September, 2021

BJP’s Dilip Ghosh Cuts Short Bhabanipur Bypoll Campaign, Alleges Manhandling By TMC Workers

Outlook Web Desk

The BJP’s national vice president Dilip Ghosh alleged he was pushed by TMC workers, while he was campaigning for the party’s candidate in Bhabanipur.


26 September, 2021

‘BJP Limited To Rhetoric Only, Will Defeat It Across India’: Mamata

Outlook Web Desk

West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee minced no words in criticising BJP, a day after it wasn’t allowed to attend the Global Peace Meet in Rome.


25 September, 2021

Mamata Castigates Centre For ‘Not Allowing’ Her To Global Peace Conference; Says ‘It Is Jealousy’

Outlook Web Desk

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee along with renowned world leaders and religious heads was invited to Global Peace Conference in Rome.


24 September, 2021

With Eyes On Upcoming Assembly Elections; TMC Aims To Set Foothold In Goa

Outlook Correspondent

The TMC insiders said the party is likely to launch itself in October in Goa, with its supremo Mamata Banerjee and the party’s national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee also to visit the coastal state in the coming months.


23 September, 2021

BJP Will Collapse In West Bengal If TMC Opens Its Doors To Party’s Leaders: Abhishek Banerjee

Outlook Web Desk

TMC national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee said BJP’s leaders mostly MLAs have been queuing up outside the party’s office in West Bengal.


23 September, 2021

Calcutta HC Allows EC To File Notification Contents In Bhabanipur Bypolls Case

Outlook Web Desk

The Calcutta High Court was hearing PIL before it over Election Commission’s notification contents on Bhabanipur bypoll.


20 September, 2021

BJP To Not Field Candidate For WB RS Bypoll Against TMC's Sushmita Dev

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Sushmita Dev is likely to get elected unopposed. West Bengal BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari tweeted about this decision.


14 September, 2021

Bhawanipur Bypoll: Mamata Didn't Mention Criminal Cases In Nomination Papers, BJP Tells EC

Outlook Web Desk

The West Bengal BJP unit lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who is set to contest the upcoming bypoll elections from Bhawanipur.


14 September, 2021

West Bengal Advocate General Kishore Datta Resigns Citing 'Personal Reasons'

Outlook Web Desk

He is the fourth Advocate General from the Mamata government to take this step. Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar accepted his resignation with immediate effect.


14 September, 2021

PM Modi, Mamata Banerjee Greet People On Hindi Diwas

Outlook Web Desk

It was on this day in 1949 that Hindi, the most spoken language in the country, was adopted as an official language.


14 September, 2021

‘BJP Scared To Death’: Abhishek Banerjee After Tripura Govt Twice Denies Permission To His Protest Rally

Outlook Correspondent

Over the past couple of months, reports of incidents of political violence on the supporters of the TMC and the CPI(M) in Tripura has frequently made headlines in the media in West Bengal and Tripura.


Photo Gallery

TMC youth wing activists take part in a protest against fuel price hike, in Agartala.

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Newly-elected Rajya Sabha member Sushmita Dev (TMC) takes oath at Parliament House in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Vijay Verma

Vice President and Rajya Sabha Speaker M. Venkaiah Naidu and others look on a newly-elected Rajya Sabha member Sushmita Dev signs in the register after taking oath at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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NCB Mumbai Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede arrives at Narcotics Control Bureau office in New Delhi.

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A potter makes earthen lamps for sale ahead of the Diwali festival, in Ranchi.

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