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Madan Mitra barred from using cell, Internet

Madan Mitra

Cracking the whip, the Election Commission barred former Trinamul Congress minister Madan Mitra from using any phone or Internet services and from meeting any one except close family members.

West Bengal: Tight security for 5th phase of elections

Women polling team wait for a transport with voting machines ahead of fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections.  ---PTI

The Election Commission is making extraordinary security arrangements for the fifth phase of the six-phase Assembly election in Bengal, which will be held in 53 constituencies across South 24 Parganas

Narada set to plague Mamata Banerjee in today’s Kolkata voting

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee gestures during her election campaign in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

The Narada scam is all set to cast its shadow over the Trinamul Congress in the ongoing West Bengal polls.

West Bengal CM attacks Opposition at mega rally

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee participates in an election rally from Jadavpur to Gariahat in Kolkata with other ministers on Thursday, the last day of campaigning for the fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly election. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee)

West Bengal: Final push as campaigning ends

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee participates in an election rally from Jadavpur to Gariahat in Kolkata with other ministers on Thursday, the last day of campaigning for the fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly election. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee)

Rahul Gandhi, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee share stage in unity show

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Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and former West Bengal Chief Minister and CPI(M) leader Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee being garlanded by Congress- CPI(M) Candidate Deepa Dasmunshi and others at a joint election campaign rally in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

Gandhi tears into Modi, Mamata ‘false promises’

Launching a blistering attack against chief minister Mamata Banerjee over several corruption charges, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday promised that the Left-Congress secular democrat

2 held for killing widow in Malvani

The Malvani police of Malad area on Monday arrested two men for murdering a hearing-impaired woman over a monetary dispute.

I recall Day One, October 27, 1947, when we landed at Srinagar airport to rescue the people of Kashmir. The enemy was several-thousand strong at Baramulla, engaged in rapine and plunder.

The Queen B is enraged. The cops have turned! The Election Commission seems to have alienated the affections of her police force — right in the middle of the elections.