India24, May 2019, 5:33 PM IST
From Laal Salam to Jai Shri Ram: How Bengal changed in 3 big steps
The spectacular result on May 23, 2019 proves just one point that BJP sensed that disgruntlement way back in 2017 but TMC and left thought it to be a "hype". The TMC that got 34 seats out of 42 in 2014 ended up winning just 22 seats as BJP rose from a mere two seats to a massive 18
India23, May 2019, 2:44 PM IST
Opposition leaders start accepting defeat, Mamata congratulates winners
Experts were suggesting that West Bengal would be tough for BJP, but even if they manage to get 6-8 seats, it would be BJP's win. But leads have shown that BJP has performed better than expected. States like Rajasthan, Gujarat, Delhi among others have seen a clean sweep by the BJP
India23, May 2019, 10:37 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: With 20 seat leads, BJP all set to colour West Bengal saffron
What brought discomfort in TMC camp was news of Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee trailing. Though later he recovered. He fought it from the Diamond Harbour seat,w which is a prestige battle for the ruling Trinamool Congress
India20, May 2019, 12:36 PM IST
Odisha-Bengal compensate BJP’s loss in UP in 2019 Lok Sabha elections: Exit polls
The BJP had hoped to compensate for the loss of seats to the SP-BSP gathbandhan in Uttar Pradesh (UP) by breaking new ground in Odisha and West Bengal (WB)
MyNation Election Video Parlour19, May 2019, 4:19 PM IST
Siddaramaiah backs Kamal Haasan; says Godse, Pragya Thakur belong to ‘terrorist family’
Siddaramaiah, senior Congress leader from Karnataka, visited Rahul Gandhi residence in New Delhi on Sunday (May 19). He spoke to MyNation about the Godse controversy and the poll violence in West Bengal
Elections19, May 2019, 2:38 PM IST
Shyam Jaju: 'This country wont run on Mamata's terms'
Shyam Jaju, national vice president of Bharatiya Janata Party, has condemned the violence happening in West Bengal during the polls.
India17, May 2019, 5:24 PM IST
Kumaraswamy extends unwavering support to Mamata; BJP says Karnataka CM yet to understand Bengal politics
Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy has expressed his unflinching support to West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee in the wake of the recent ruling by the Election Commission. The BJP, on the other hand, has alleged that Kumaraswamy hasn’t understood the nitty-gritty of Bengal politics.
Views16, May 2019, 4:13 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee and team must be stopped before further damage is caused to Bengal
West Bengal is not exactly new to political violence. In the 1960s, the Left and Congress workers used to have a go at each other on the streets of the state. Left goons were notorious for their high-handed ways. But Mamata Banerjee came to power promising 'poriborton' (change.) The events all through the election season, however, have proved that there is no real break from the past
Politics16, May 2019, 3:51 PM IST
West Bengal violence: Stalin accuses Election Commission of being partial; AIADMK asks him to get facts right
Just after the Election Commission of India had ordered that campaigning in nine parliamentary constituencies of West Bengal must end by 10PM (Thursday, May 16), MK Stalin, chief of DMK, took to Twitter to express his displeasure. The BJP and the AIADMK have asked him to check for facts.
India16, May 2019, 3:48 PM IST
BJP to send 10 lakh ‘Jai Shri Ram’ postcards to Mamata Banerjee’s official residence
The BJP’s youth wing on Thursday (May 16) will distribute 10 lakh postcards printed with Mamata Banerjee’s official address in Kolkata to be sent by people with ‘Jai Shri Ram’ message
India15, May 2019, 6:55 PM IST
BJP stages protests against Mamata Banerjee across India
BJP leaders and workers staged protests in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, against chief minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, for attack on party cadres in Kolkata
Entertainment15, May 2019, 6:46 PM IST
Vivek Oberoi asks Mamata Banerjee to ‘stop behaving like Saddam Hussain’, says ‘didigiri nahi chalegi’
Vivek Oberoi lashes out at West Bengal chief minister calling her a dictator, a day after his movie’s producer Sandip Ssingh tweeted calling her the ‘female Dawood of Bengal’. The actor tweeted in support of BJP Youth wing leader Priyanka Sharma and BJP's Delhi unit leader Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga, who was detained last night.
India15, May 2019, 6:42 PM IST
As Hindu exodus murmurs rage in Bengal, VHP smells Kairana
Alleging that Muslim mobs are attacking and driving away Hindu families in Diamond Harbour's Nauhajari, the VHP delegation raised a number of issues from alleged police harassment in holding workshops to alleged attack on their cadres for chanting 'Jai Shri Ram'.
India15, May 2019, 4:15 PM IST
BJP holds silent protest at Jantar Mantar as tempers rise against Mamata govt
BJP leaders in Delhi held placards carrying slogans condemning the actions of the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal. The BJP termed the actions of the TMC government as a sign of defeat in the Lok Sabha election. On Tuesday, violence broke out in Kolkata where TMC and BJP cadres exchanged blows during Amit Shah's rally
Views15, May 2019, 3:46 PM IST
India waits with bated breath; final phase of Lok Sabha polls can upset many calculations
The seats going to the polls are 13 each in Uttar Pradesh and Punjab, nine in West Bengal, eight each in Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, four in Himachal Pradesh, three in Jharkhand and one in Chandigarh