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Top StoriesMay 2, 2021, 9:29 AM IST
West Bengal Election Result 2021: Congress counting agent Gopal Som faints
According to the information, Gopal Som, a counting agent of Congress candidate from Panihati (North 24 Parganas) Tapas Majumdar, fell unconscious outside the counting center.
ElectionsApr 29, 2021, 11:12 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly election: Crude bombs hurled in central Kolkata amid last phase of polls
"Two crude bombs have been hurled, as you can see. I don't need to mention who is behind this. It is being done to scare and intimidate voters," said Vivek Gupta, TMC candidate from Jorasanko.
Top StoriesApr 28, 2021, 5:58 PM IST
EC issues guidelines for May 2, candidates need full COVID-19 vaccination or negative test report
Candidates will not be allowed inside vote counting centres on Sunday without a negative Covid report or two vaccine doses, the Election Commission said today.
ElectionsApr 26, 2021, 10:25 AM IST
West Bengal Assembly elections: Polling underway amid COVID protocols in penultimate phase
The seventh phase of polling, which will be held at 12,068 polling stations, will decide the fate of 284 candidates across 34 assembly constituencies.
Top StoriesApr 21, 2021, 5:16 PM IST
About 0.04% people tested positive after second dose of Covaxin, 0.03% for Covishield: Government
India has currently given Emergency Use Authorisation to three vaccine candidates: indigenously manufactured vaccines (Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech), and a third vaccine (Sputnik) that while presently manufactured abroad will eventually be manufactured in India.
LifestyleApr 19, 2021, 8:59 AM IST
JEE Main April session postponed due to Covid surge
In a statement, the National Testing Agency said the decision to reschedule the exams was made taking into account the safety and well-being of the candidates and examination functionaries.
ElectionsApr 17, 2021, 10:14 AM IST
78.36 per cent voting in Phase 5 of West Bengal election
Over one crore voters were eligible to exercise their franchise amid tight security measures. As many as 319 candidates, including 39 women, were in the fray in the fifth phase.
ElectionsApr 14, 2021, 1:12 PM IST
EXCLUSIVE: 'Didi, O Didi is political satire; Mamata has a short fuse'
In an exclusive interview with Asianet Newsable, Swapan Dasgupta, BJP's candidate from Tarakeshwar in Hooghly, blames Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee for instigating the Sitalkuchi firing and how people of West Bengal are fed up with decades of a culture of violence and hate.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 11:46 AM IST
Voting amid pandemic: Here's how Election Commission pulled it off
The Election Commission had made elaborate arrangements to ensure the smooth progress of voting in 4 states and the Union Territory of Puducherry with adequate emphasis on maintaining Covid-appropriate behaviour. Let's take a look.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
Infected with Covid-19, but want to vote? Here's how
According to Election Commission guidelines, COVID-19-positive patients can go to the polling booth to vote between 6 pm and 7 pm, provided they have not applied for a postal ballot.
ElectionsApr 2, 2021, 9:43 AM IST
Priyanka shares video of alleged EVM theft by BJP candidate in West Bengal, seeks EC rethink on EVMs
Sharing a video of the incident, Priyanka claimed that every time election videos of private vehicles caught transporting EVMs show up, they usually belong to BJP candidates or their associates.
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 31, 2021, 2:35 PM IST
BJP candidate Ashok Dinda provided Y+ category security
Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from West Bengal's East Midnapore Ashok Dinda was granted with Y+ category security after being attacked by a mob in Moyna district.
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 30, 2021, 3:23 PM IST
Mithun Chakraborty campaigns for BJP star candidate Hiran Chatterjee at Kharagpur
BJP star campaigner Mithun Chakraborty holds a roadshow in support of BJP candidate Hiran Chatterjee in Kharagpur today (March 30).
West Bengal Elections 2021Mar 30, 2021, 12:51 PM IST
BJP candidate Rinku Naskar faces obstruction of police during campaigning in Jadavpur
BJP candidate Rinku Naskar was obstructed by the police while campaigning in Panchsair of Jadavpur assembly constituency.