Six killed in fresh West Bengal clashes

At least six people were killed, four in clashes between the cadres of Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party in Nazat area of North 24 Parganas and the bodies of a BJP leader and an RSS veteran were found hanging from trees in West Bengal

Didi rejigs cabinet as MLAs desert TMC to join BJP

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has rejigged her 43-member cabinet in less than a week after the BJP stunned her party by making historic gains in the recent general elections

Expressing concern over growing intolerance to dissent and curbing of artistic freedom, the SC said the state is constitutionally bound to protect people's freedom and slapped a fine of Rs 20 Lakh on the West Bengal government for blocking release...

Charges of violation of the model code of conduct are piling up thick and fast even before many parties finalise the names of their candidates for Bengal’s 42 Lok Sabha (LS) seats

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