BJP-TMC tension intensifies in Kolkata, cops teargas protesters

Police used water cannons and teargas to disperse BJP workers, who were marching towards Lalbazar in Kolkata to protest against the Trinamool Congress government. Read More
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Bengal BJP launches winnability survey of seats and candidates

The West Bengal unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party has launched internal as well as external surveys to access winnability of seats and candidates. The BJP is hoping to win over 23 of 42 Lok Sabha seats in the upcoming general election. Read More
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Kolkata activists attacked during anti-war rally, cops intervene

Members of a rights group called the Association for Protection of Democratic Rights was attacked in the city during an anti-war rally by a group of men who accused them of being sympathizers of terrorists, on Wednesday. Read More
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Calcutta high court stalls Amit Shah’s rath yatra in Bengal

The Calcutta high court has denied the Bharatiya Janata Party the permission to hold rath yatras in Bengal, the first of which was to be flagged off by the BJP president, Amit Shah, in Cooch Behar, on Friday. Read More
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In Bengal, BJP plans more Muslim candidates for LS election

The Bhartiya Janata Party, with an aim to win a large chunk of minority votes in West Bengal, is contemplating to field more Muslim candidates in the 2019 Lok Sabha election. Read More
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