Mamata Banerjee

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If I Don't Win Bhabanipur Someone Else Will Become CM: Mamata Banerjee

TMC supremo and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on September 22 claimed that if she doesn't win the Bhabanipur bypolls someone else from her party will become Chief Minister of West Bengal. In the first election meeting in Ekbalpore, Banerjee stated that she will suffer if she doesn't get votes as every vote is important. However, TMC defeated BJP in two Hindu-dominated wards.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 02:40 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: TMC, BJP, Mamata Banerjee, Bhabanipur, Bypolls

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

BJP leader S Selvaganapathy.

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BJP's S Selvaganapathy Nominated For Puducherry Rajya Sabha Poll

The Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) on September 21 announced that it has decided to nominate S Selvaganapathy as its Rajya Sabha candidate from Puducherry. Reportedly, a seat will vacate on October 6 when the incumbent member N Gokulakrishan's term will end. The election for that seat would be held on October 4. Notably, BJP is running its government here in alliance with the All India NR Congress (AINRC).

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 04:58 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Puducherry, rajya sabha, Elections, BJP

Courtesy: ANI

BJP Leader Suvendu Adhikari.

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BJP To Not Contest In Rajya Sabha Bypoll: Suvendu Adhikari

Leader of opposition in West Bengal assembly, Suvendu Adhikari on September 20 announced that ''BJP won't nominate any candidate for Rajya Sabha bypoll'' scheduled on October 4. Reportedly, the bypoll was announced after TMC leader Manas Bhuina vacated the seat. Meanwhile, Adhikari also said, ''Our focus is to make sure unelected CM (Mamata Banerjee) to be unelected once again.'' However, TMC said BJP leaders are afraid of loss. 

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 01:46 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Rajyasabha, West Bengal, Bypolls, BJP, TMC

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

BJP leader Dr Sukanta Majumdar and Dilip Ghosh

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WB Chief Dilip Ghosh Becomes BJP's New National Vice President

In the latest development in Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the party announced the appointment of West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh as the party's new national vice president on September 20. The development was announced by the BJP's current national President Jagat Prakash Nadda in an official communique. Meanwhile, BJP bestowed the responsibility of West Bengal BJP chief to Lok Sabha MP Dr Sukanta Majumdar.  

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 11:16 AM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: BJP, BJP Leader, lok sabha, West Bengal

Courtesy: ANI

State elections in Karnataka

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'Modi Wave Will Not Help BJP Win State Elections', Says Yediyurappa

The former Chief Minister of Karnataka BS Yediyurappa on September 19 stated that we cannot win the local elections by using PM Modi's name and added that we should reach out to people with development work. In the state executive meeting, he cited that KPCC president DK Shivakumar has contacted our two MLAs and told workers to be cautious. CM Bommai praised Yediyurappa for serving as the CM four times. 

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 03:40 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Karnataka, Elections, BJP, Indian National Congress, Modi wave, PM Modi

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Babul Supriyo with Abhishek Banerjee and Derek O'Brien

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Former BJP Leader Babul Supriyo Joins TMC In West Bengal

In a surprising development in West Bengal Politics, BJP's deserter Babul Supriyo has joined Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the presence of the party's National General Secretary Abhishek Banerjee and Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien on September 18. Tweeting the development, TMC said, ''We take this opportunity to extend a warm welcome to him!" Supriyo, who represented BJP from Asansol as MP, had resigned on July 31 from the party. 

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 05:52 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: BJP, TMC, West Bengal, Asansol, Babul Supriyo

Courtesy: Times Now News

Birthday Eve of PM Modi celebrated in Varanasi

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PM Modi's Birthday: BJP Workers Celebrate With 71Kg Laddu Cake

On the birthday eve of PM Narendra Modi, BJP workers celebrated by lightening earthen lamps and cutting a 71kg laddu cake in Varanasi, Modi's Parliamentary constituency. The event was chaired by BJP MP Roopa Ganguly and Banaras Hindu University Vice-chancellor GC Tripathi, who launched a book titled "Kashi Sankalp". National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya joined and visually disabled children of Indore sang to wish PM Modi.

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 12:55 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: PM Modi, birthday, Varanasi, BJP, Roopa Ganguly, GC Tripathi

Courtesy: ANI News

West Bengal Chief Minister

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BJP Accuses Mamata Banerjee Of Covid Norm Violation; Complaint Filed To EC

During Bhabhanipur by-polls campaign, CM Mamata Banerjee is accused of allegedly violating the covid-19 norms, brief BJP complaint to Election Commission on September 16. Sajal Ghosh, Chief Election Agent of BJP in the complaint to EC claimed that she was accompanied by a large group of mask-less people to her gurudwara visit. He added, CM violated the Model Code of Conduct. TMC denied allegation as "baseless and politically motivated".

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 10:51 AM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, BJP, TMC, Covid norms

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Bhupendra Patel to lead Gujarat New Administration

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New Ministers To Take Charge Under Bhupendra Patel's Leadership: Gujarat

The swearing-in ceremony of the new cabinet ministers under the leadership of CM Bhupendra Patel is set to take place today at Raj Bhavan in Gandhinagar. According to internal reports, all ministers from the Vijay Rupani administration are likely to be dropped as BJP's "no-repeat" pattern is… read-more

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 02:21 PM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: gujarat cabinet, BJP, CM Bhupendra Patel, Vijay Rupani

Courtesy: The Hindu

Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel

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Gujarat Govt To Be 'Remote Controlled' By Anandiben Patel: Congress

Following Bhupendra Patel replacing the incumbent CM of Gujarat Vijay Rupani, Congress attacked BJP that government will now be remote-controlled by the 2016 CM of Gujarat, Anandiben Patel. Gujarat Vidhan Sabha Congress leader Paresh Dhanani said, "government has shifted the power, but the problem persists." He added, "Amit Shah has misruled the government during Covid-19 which, led to power been given to Anandiben".

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 01:39 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Gujarat, Bhupendra Patel, BJP, Amit Shah, Vijay Rupani, Anandiben Patel

Courtesy: The Indian Express