Election Commission News

WB Municipal Polls: TMC takes early lead in 3 civic bodies as counting begins

WB Municipal Polls: TMC takes early lead in 3 civic bodies as counting begins

Kolkata: The ruling Trinamool Congress took early leads in three municipalities as the counting of votes polled in 107 civic bodies in West Bengal began on Wednesday morning. The party took early leads in Mekhliganj and Mathabhanga municipalities in Coochbehar district in North Bengal, and Raghunathpur Municipality in Purulia district

“World’s sweetest terrorist”: Kejriwal snaps back to separatist remarks

“World’s sweetest terrorist”: Kejriwal snaps back to separatist remarks

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday countered former party leader, Kumar Vishwas’s separatist allegations, calling them “comedy” and describing himself as the “world’s sweetest terrorist”. Ahead of the Punjab election on Sunday, the AAP conveyor has been attacked by the BJP

EC sacks West Bengal DGP after adverse report, appoints P Nirajnayan

EC sacks West Bengal DGP after adverse report, appoints P Nirajnayan

Kolkata: The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday ordered the terminaton of Director General of Police, Virendra, of poll-bound state, West Bengal following an adverse report, and appointed P Nirajnayan in his place. In a directive to the state chief secretary, the EC asked to replace Virendra with P