Criticising the WB govt. for its decision to stop immersion of Durga idol on October 1 as Muharram falls on the same day, Shah said that in other parts of the country, processions of various religions were taken out on the same day.
CM Banerjee also described Tuesday's second round of dialogue with the hill parties as "positive and constructive".
Hitting out at critics for accusing her of Muslim appeasement, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said she believed in taking care of all the communities.
"They (Aramco officials) have shown interest in investing in West Bengal," Banerjee told reporters at the secretariat.
Mamata Banerjee alleged that the central government was trying to infringe on the right to privacy by imposing Aadhaar on 'everything'.
In a landmark decision that will affect the lives of all Indians, the Supreme Court unanimously declared that right to privacy was a Fundamental right under the Constitution.
Mamta said that there was an overt interference of a party president, referring to Amit Shah, in governmental issues
She announced that her party would hold an "Oust BJP from India" programme from August 9 to August 30 after alleging that the BJP had "failed on all fronts".
Asserting that the BJP will not be in power at the Centre after 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Banerjee alleged the saffron party was using central agencies "to disturb the opposition parties".
With communal violence continuing to plague West Bengal's Baduria region, internet services have been shut down and a 48-hour curfew has been imposed.
The TMC supremo termed the GST roll-out as another "epic blunder" by the Centre.
Protesters burnt effigies of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and vowed to continue their fight for Gorkhaland
Darjeeling has been on fire since mass protests broke out a week earlier.
The Trinamool Congress chief's meeting with Modi came amid efforts by opposition leaders to choose a consensus candidate for the coming presidential polls. The ruling National Democratic Alliance is yet to announce its presidential candidate.
Sources in these parties said the meeting is likely to be held in Parliament House complex and would be attended by leaders like West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, her Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar, CPI-M's Sitaram Yechury, RJD supremo Lalu Prasad and JD(U) veteran Sharad Yadav, who is himself a possible contender for the top constitutional post.
During her stay in the capital, Mamata is also likely to meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi. The chief minister will meet the prime minister tomorrow, said a close aide of Mamata.
The Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led party won six out of the nine wards in Mirik municipality and romped home in one ward in Darjeeling, a big gain for the party since its inception and a setback to the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM).
"They have a very strange attitude. They don't attend meetings (on Ganga). I am going to write to Banerjee to send officials for the meetings," Minister of Water Resources Bharti told reporters here.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday - without naming the BJP – dared the saffron party to divide Bengal in the name of religion.
The Parliament on Wednesday condemned a BJP youth wing leader's offer for a bounty of Rs 11 lakh to anyone who beheads West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today called for the replacement of EVMs with ballot paper, saying "old is always gold".
Banerjee is in the capital for the last four days primarily in connection with the visit of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
During Hasina's visit, which is her first after Modi assumed office in 2014, the two sides will be signing at least 25 pacts in various key sectors including civil nuclear cooperation and defence but any agreement on the Teesta water sharing is unlikely to be inked.
During their meeting with Banerjee, which lasted for around 45-minutes, the Chinese diplomat expressed interest to invest in the state, principally in the manufacturing and MSME sectors, officials said.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee gave her approval to the joint venture at a meeting of the Cabinet's standing committee on industry held at the state secretariat today, state finance minister Amit Mitra said.