Tag: Bengal assembly elections

Five arenas | The Indian Express

Each state election has a dynamic of its own, its own local issues, leaders, candidates and alliances. This means a common national narrative may or may not show up in campaigns for five assembly elections beginning March 27. Yet, the elections in Assam, Kerala, Tamil …

Name-calling ahead of elections is gaining traction among all parties

At a rally in east Midnapore ahead of the upcoming Assembly election in West Bengal, newly-inducted BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari took a potshot at Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew and TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee, calling him “babu shona” — a term of endearment for young …