ISHWAR CHANDRA VIDYASAGAR
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar: the reformer at the centre of TMC-BJP clash
There's a measure of irony in the fact that assault on Vidyasagar's memory came from the Hindu Right.
Mamata Banerjee unveils Vidyasagar bust in Kolkata college
The bust, made of Bronze, will be taken to the nearby Vidyasagar College in Colleg...
Mamata Banerjee unveils new Vidyasagar statue vandalised in political clash last month
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday paid tribute...
Mamata Banerjee bans BJP's victory marches in West Bengal
"If any leader tries to create riot-like situation in the state, I have asked the police to act lawfully and take strong action to prevent the situation from deteriorating," Mamata said.
View: How ‘Jai Sri Ram’ in Bengal became a battering Ram
The day West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee chose to confront Jai Shri Ram-chanting protesters in Medinipur, she committed a fatal mistake.
Kolkata voters go missing after 3 pm, create a mystery
EC officials admitted that turnout fell abruptly after 3 pm and this completely reversed the encouraging steady turnout witnessed from 7 am.
View: Will the 56-inch non-Bengali finally give Bengal an opposition?
While there is much consternation from many quarters about BJP ‘taking over Bengal’, this election could finally see one-party/front rule change to something that most other Indian states have been familiar with for decades: a government checked and tempered by an opposition.
Who destroyed Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar?
So who destroyed the Vidyasagar statue? Like a Kurosawa movie, the answer depends on who you’re asking.
In eyeball-to-eyeball Bengal politics, goons only constant
Voter intimidation and violence has been rampant. People have reported receiving midnight knocks on the door to remind them of their correct polling duty.
Police trying to wipe out evidence of statue desecration: Narendra Modi
Kolkata witnessed widespread violence on Tuesday during BJP president Amit Shah's massive road show.
DMK criticises EC over order on campaigning in West Bengal
The EC had invoked Article 324 of the Constitution to curtail the campaigning for the last phase of the election on May 19.
Amit Shah & Trinamool accuse each other of violence
Shah alleged Trinamool workers ‘inside the college’ vandalised Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar’s bust, rejecting CM Mamata Banerjee’s charge that BJP workers were responsible for it.
TMC releases video showing BJP workers breaking Vidyasagar bust
BJP has lost its mental balance in its quest to capture power at the Centre "at any cost", Partha Chatterjee said.
TMC broke Vidyasagar's bust, Mamata trying to divert attention : Adityanath
TMC and Mamata Banerjee government are trying to divert attention from her wrong doings by using this incident
TMC alleges 'BJP goons' damaged Vidyasagar's statue; submits 'proof' to EC in support of its claim
Trinamool Parliamentary team comprising Derek O'Brien, Sukhendu Sekhar Ray, Manish Gupta, Nadimul Haque also met the Election Commission over the issue and submitted "proof" in support of their claim.
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