In his first public rally after announcement of dates for the eight-phase Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday went full-throttle against the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee sustained injuries in her leg after she was allegedly attacked in Purba Medinipur's Nandigram on Wednesday.
Top BJP leaders, including Modi, have been campaigning heavily to win West Bengal and dislodge the state’s chief minister, Mamata Banerjee, as well as retain power in northeastern Assam and expand the party’s influence in the southern states.
Hindu nationalist agenda is being challenged by monthslong farmer protests and a fresh wave of the pandemic.
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'The last press interview by our honourable Chief Minister was full of discrepancies which had led to false propagation of the motive behind our protests and the response of the government to it. Hence it needs clarification'
Three people died in fresh political violence between members of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party and a local rival in restive West Bengal state, authorities said on Tuesday.
In the absence of a separate room for self-isolation in their small huts, seven migrant workers perched themselves on a banyan tree to remain in quarantine.
At least 10 NDRF teams are also kept on stand-by as the cyclonic storm is likely to hit the coastal districts with "very heavy rainfall" on Wednesday evening.