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Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020
Tanmay Chatterjee

Tanmay Chatterjee


Tanmay Chatterjee has spent more than two decades covering regional and national politics, internal security, intelligence, defence and corruption. He also plans and edits special features on subjects ranging from elections to festivals.

articles by Tanmay Chatterjee (303 results)
Jun 16, 2019 22:22
Sarkar, 42, a lesser-known magician who lived at Sonarpur in the southern fringes of Kolkata and had adopted the stage name Mandrake, succeeded in his acts many times till fate caught up with him on Sunday afternoon. read more
Jun 10, 2019 00:00
Local villagers said they were targeted because the Trinamool Congress trailed the BJP at the local polling booth despite winning the Basirhat Lok Sabha seat by more than 300,000 votes. read more
Jun 08, 2019 23:25
Workers of the saffron party clashed with the police at Buniyadpur and Gangarampur in Bengal’s South Dinajpur after the authorities tried to stop the victory processions led by BJP. read more
Jun 02, 2019 19:51
Mamata Banerjee has said that the BJP’s insistence on chanting Jai Shri Ram is a deliberate attempt to sell hate ideology through vandalism and violence which the Trinamool Congress opposes. read more
Jun 01, 2019 19:12
Amid its fading influence, the CPI(M) has opened around 70 offices across Bengal recently amid clashes between the BJP and the Trinamool Congress. read more
May 30, 2019 12:56
Despit TMC leaders joining BJP, the CPI(M) eyed lost ground and has recaptured around 70 of its offices across West Bengal. read more
May 25, 2019 22:16
Out of 40 Left candidates in the race, deposits of 39 were forfeited as they failed to secure one sixth of the votes cast in their respective seats. The direct beneficiary was the BJP. read more
May 25, 2019 15:26
The BJP’s performance in Bengal was fuelled by the vote bank that had earlier powered the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and its partners for more than three decades. read more
May 24, 2019 04:01
Incidentally, these parts have been the focus areas of chief minister Mamata Banerjee ever since she took charge in 2011, and launched several projects aimed at developing infrastructure in these areas. read more
May 21, 2019 07:13
The dusty industrial town, once seen as the great hope of a state in decline, was a citadel of the Left for 30 years and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had never had much of a toehold in West Bengal. read more
May 18, 2019 23:55
BJP candidate Samik Bhattacharya and the party’s Bengal election cell convenor Mukul Roy said they did not meet CPI(M)’s Paltu Dasgupta in the Nagerbazar area, as alleged by Trinamool Congress, but went to wish a party worker’s wife on her birthday.... read more
May 18, 2019 17:28
Politicians and observers said that blending religion with electoral politics is unprecedented in Bengal and exposes the polarisation that may have emerged as the principal influencer on voters in many districts. read more
May 15, 2019 23:45
The exchange of allegations, political rhetoric and personal attacks, touched a new high in Bengal on Wednesday, the penultimate day of campaign for the last phase of the Lok Sabha elections, read more
May 15, 2019 19:54
Adityanath said there was no appeasement of minorities in Uttar Pradesh. read more