Sunday, 4 December, 2022
TopicTMC-BJP

Topic: TMC-BJP

Poached leaders and anti-Modi rhetoric won’t be enough for TMC’s national goal in 2024

Trinamool Congress may have emerged as the favoured political party for leaders in search of one, but TMC and Mamata Banerjee still have a long way to go.

Why was PM Modi missing during OBC debate, Derek O’Brien asks about Parliament session

The TMC MP, in a video, asked 9 questions to PM Modi & his cabinet ministers, claiming the opposition was 'not allowed' to hold discussions on Pegasus and farm laws in the Parliament.

Mamata files election petition against BJP’s Suvendu Adhikari in Calcutta HC, hearing today

The Trinamool Congress supremo, in her petition, has accused Adhikari of committing corrupt practices and that discrepancies were committed during the counting process.

Centre withdraws Z-category VIP security cover of West Bengal MLA Mukul Roy

Roy had last week rejoined West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led TMC along with his son Subhrangshu in Kolkata, after he initially quit TMC and had joined BJP in 2017.

BJP is now a formidable opposition in Bengal, will keep a check on Mamata’s politics

For the first time in the history of West Bengal, the Left and the Congress will have no representation in the state assembly.

Madhya Pradesh court issues summons against TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee in defamation case

The complainant Akash Vijaywargiya, son of BJP's National General Secretary, alleges that Abhishek Banerjee had labelled him and his father as a goon and an outsider respectively.

Mamata Banerjee files nomination from Nandigram assembly seat for West Bengal polls

Nandigram assembly constituency is set for a high-octane battle with the TMC supremo contesting from the seat against Suvendu Adhikari, who recently switched over to the BJP.

Bengal BJP writes to EC for action against TMC workers over attack on Parivartan Yatra

In a letter to EC and Home Minister, West Bengal BJP vice president said the state police were a mute spectator and acting like TMC workers.

Trinamool didn’t see it coming but ‘suffocated’ Dinesh Trivedi had many reasons to quit

Trinamool Congress disputes Dinesh Trivedi’s claims of being ‘suffocated’, says he never approached party to sort out any differences. BJP says welcome to join us. 

Modi rally, infra projects, month-long yatra — BJP sets in motion its grand Bengal plan

PM Modi is set to inaugurate road and petroleum projects worth Rs 4,742 crore in Haldia in East Midnapore, a TMC stronghold.

On Camera

YourTurn

Representative image: The Alienware R3 gaming laptop | YouTube

Gamers, editors, developers, designers—An Intel comeback is taking the bite out of Apple

Apple made great strides at the expense of Intel. But Chipzilla's Alden Lake processors are proving to be a better match than M1 Max chipsets found in MacBook.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar addressing a press conference on the eve of Navy Day | ANI

Indian Navy puts on hold plans to build IAC 2, but is considering repeat order of Vikrant

At his annual press conference, Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar also said they'll soon take a call on whether they'll go in for marine version of Rafale fighters or F/A 18 Super Hornets.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.