The Trinamool Congress will contest the elections for Bengal’s 42 Lok Sabha seats on its own steam, and only consider a pan-India alliance with the Congress after results are declared, a furious Mamata Banerjee declared Wednesday. Banerjee’s words deliver what appears to be a final blow to hopes the two parties – widely seen as important members of the INDIA… Continue reading "No tie up with Congress: Mamata Banerjee"
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Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee — who declared that the INDIA bloc will not take a call on its Prime Ministerial candidate until after the Lok Sabha election — took a 180-degree turn by proposing Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge’s name for the position. Sources said Banerjee made the proposal at the ongoing meet of the Opposition INDIA bloc. Kharge being… Continue reading "Didi, Kejri propose Kharge’s name as INDIA bloc’s PM face"