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Crucial third phase of West Bengal Assembly election begins

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Polling began this morning in 75 constituencies for the crucial third phase of the six-phase Assembly elections in West Bengal amidst tight security.

An electorate of 1.44 crore will decide the fate

18.3 per cent polling in first two hours of voting in WB

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Over 18 per cent polling was recorded in the first two hours of voting in 75 constituencies in Kolkata and its neighbouring North and South 24-Parganas districts of West Bengal today.

"The turnou

Celebs queue up at Kolkata polling booths

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Be it 'detective Feluda' or the 'prince of Calcutta', celebrities from the world of culture, sports and literature milled at the city's polling booths to cast their vote on Wednesday.

Some took time

West Bengal worst-governed state: Chidambaram

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Ahead of the crucial third phase of Assembly polls, Home Minister P. Chidambaram today said that West Bengal was the 'worst-governed' state in the country and blamed the CPI-M and its cadres for sp

West Bengal worst governed state: Chidambaram

Describing West Bengal as the country’s worst governed state, union home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday claimed peace will be restored once Congress-Trinamool Congress government is formed after the Assembly elections. “It is among the poorest governed state in the country.

Long queues in round two of Bengal polls

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spread over three districts in the second phase of the West Bengal assembly elections.

In many booths, women outnumbered men in the queues.

There were no reports of any untoward incident, said an of

16 per cent polling in first two hours of voting in WB

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Sixteen per cent polling was recorded in the first two hours of voting in 50 constituencies in three districts of West Bengal today.

"In the first two hours, polling was 16 per cent. There was no

Law and order situation in WB matter of grave concern: PM

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Launching a frontal attack on the ruling Left Front government, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the law and order situation in West Bengal was a matter of 'grave concern' and called for a cha

Record 84.11 per cent turnout in Bengal polls

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There was record 84.11 per cent turnout in the first phase of the West Bengal assembly elections, officials said on Tuesday.

Polling was held in 54 constituencies in six districts on Monday. The turn

32 % polling in first 4 hrs of polling in West Bengal

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Over 30 per cent turnout was on Monday recorded in the first four hours of voting in 54 constituencies of North Bengal, which went to polls in the first phase of Assembly elections, with no untoward incident reported.

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