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  • BJP insulted Netaji by raising 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans: Mamata Banerjee Jan 25, 2021 03:12 PM IST

    BJP insulted Netaji by raising 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans: Mamata Banerjee

    Branding the BJP as a group of "outsiders" and "Bharat Jalao Party", she said it has been continuously insulting the icons of Bengal, Netaji being the "latest addition to the list".

  • PM Modi, Mamata Banerjee claim Netaji's legacy, fight over his 'parakram' and 'patriotism' Jan 23, 2021 10:28 PM IST

    PM Modi, Mamata Banerjee claim Netaji's legacy, fight over his 'parakram' and 'patriotism'

    Bose, who Mahatma Gandhi once referred to as the "prince among the patriots", is one of the foremost icons of Bengal whose legacy the ruling TMC and challenger BJP have been trying to claim in the run up to the assembly elections.

  • The Alchemist: KD Singh mixed business and politics. It didn’t turn out well Jan 21, 2021 04:47 PM IST

    The Alchemist: KD Singh mixed business and politics. It didn’t turn out well

    Over the years, the billionaire businessman turned politician, who is in the crosshairs of the Enforcement Directorate, has managed to woo politicians across the spectrum with his seemingly endless supply of money. Years of investigations into his dubious businesses are, however, reaching their denouement. 

  • West Bengal Assembly polls: How Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM may spell trouble for Mamata Banerjee's TMC Jan 05, 2021 03:43 PM IST

    West Bengal Assembly polls: How Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM may spell trouble for Mamata Banerjee's TMC

    The AIMIM's move to contest the West Bengal Assembly elections with local influential cleric may end up splitting the Muslim votes and thereby benefit the BJP, political observers said.

  • Mamata Banerjee's birthday: Top milestones in West Bengal CM's eventful career Jan 05, 2021 01:23 PM IST

    Mamata Banerjee's birthday: Top milestones in West Bengal CM's eventful career

    Born in the year 1955, Mamata Banerjee started started participating in political activities at the young age of 15. She has witnessed many ups and downs in her long political career, here are some of the top milestones in her career.

  • TMC should reflect on its setback, BJP's rise in West Bengal: Asaduddin Owaisi Jan 03, 2021 06:19 PM IST

    TMC should reflect on its setback, BJP's rise in West Bengal: Asaduddin Owaisi

    Asaduddin Owaisi, who was in West Bengal to hold a meeting with Muslim cleric Abbasuddin Sidiqqui, rejected TMC's claims that his party was a "B-team of the BJP", and would eat into anti- saffron camp votes.

  • Trinamool Congress turns 23: Here are its biggest milestones as it prepares for massive political battle Jan 01, 2021 11:01 AM IST

    Trinamool Congress turns 23: Here are its biggest milestones as it prepares for massive political battle

    The Trinamool Congress, led by Mamata Banerjee, is expected to fight one of its biggest political battles so far as it is being challenged by the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress-Left alliance in the upcoming West Bengal assembly polls.

  • 'Count me as your sister': Mamata Banerjee writes to Aamartya Sen on land row Dec 25, 2020 10:10 PM IST

    'Count me as your sister': Mamata Banerjee writes to Aamartya Sen on land row

    Speaking on the controversy about Sen allegedly being in illegal possession of Visva-Bharati land, Banerjee has claimed that the celebrated economist was often targeted because of his anti-BJP stance.

  • West Bengal assembly polls 2021: Congress to ally with Left parties Dec 24, 2020 02:57 PM IST

    West Bengal assembly polls 2021: Congress to ally with Left parties

    West Bengal is expected to head for Legislative Assembly elections in April-May 2021.

  • West Bengal ahead of other states on all development indices: Mamata Banerjee Dec 22, 2020 07:38 PM IST

    West Bengal ahead of other states on all development indices: Mamata Banerjee

    Issuing a point-by-point rebuttal to assertions made by Amit Shah against her dispensation, during his visit to West Bengal last week, Banerjee cited NCRB data to state that political killings and other crimes have decreased in the last ten years under the TMC rule.

  • 'Garbage of lies': CM Mamata Banerjee hits out at Amit Shah over Bengal's development Dec 21, 2020 05:16 PM IST

    'Garbage of lies': CM Mamata Banerjee hits out at Amit Shah over Bengal's development

    Speaking to reporters, Mamata Banerjee announced that she will visit the Birbhum district on December 28 for an official meeting, and also lead a roadshow the next day.

  • BJP will form next government in West Bengal: Ramdas Athawale Dec 21, 2020 02:53 PM IST

    BJP will form next government in West Bengal: Ramdas Athawale

    Talking to reporters, Ramdas Athawale, whose party is an ally of the BJP-led central government, also said he will seek four to five seats for his Republican Party of India(A) in the West Bengal polls. He claimed Union Home Minister Amit Shah's recent visit to West Bengal has proved that the days of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's government are numbered.

  • Mamata Banerjee to get Sharad Pawar, MK Stalin, Arvind Kejriwal on board for joint rally in January Dec 21, 2020 10:22 AM IST

    Mamata Banerjee to get Sharad Pawar, MK Stalin, Arvind Kejriwal on board for joint rally in January

    West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee is expected to hold a joint rally in Kolkata in January, similar to the ‘United India’ public meeting held ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

  • West Bengal government okays daily Delhi-Kolkata direct flights Dec 14, 2020 07:13 PM IST

    West Bengal government okays daily Delhi-Kolkata direct flights

    Earlier, direct flights between Delhi and Kolkata were operated three days a week.

  • COVID-19 pandemic | West Bengal caps price of RT-PCR tests by private labs at Rs 950 Dec 03, 2020 09:56 PM IST

    COVID-19 pandemic | West Bengal caps price of RT-PCR tests by private labs at Rs 950

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also promised to provide tablet computers to over 9.5 lakh higher secondary students studying in government and government-affiliated schools in the state

  • 'Even if BJP arrests me, I will ensure TMC victory in polls from jail': Mamata Banerjee Nov 25, 2020 02:36 PM IST

    'Even if BJP arrests me, I will ensure TMC victory in polls from jail': Mamata Banerjee

    Accusing the BJP of trying to poach TMC MLAs by attempting to bribe them, Banerjee, without naming anyone, said some people are acting as fence-sitters who are under the illusion that the saffron party might come to power in the state.

  • Discontentment brewing in TMC camp ahead of 2021 West Bengal polls Nov 23, 2020 01:00 PM IST

    Discontentment brewing in TMC camp ahead of 2021 West Bengal polls

    As state minister Suvendu Adhikari, along with other functionaries, openly air grievances against the Mamata Banerjee-led dispensation, senior leaders are frantically looking for ways to pacify the rebels.

  • Malda blast: 6 killed, BJP seeks NIA probe, Governor asks Mamata Banerjee to contain illegal bomb-making Nov 20, 2020 08:38 AM IST

    Malda blast: 6 killed, BJP seeks NIA probe, Governor asks Mamata Banerjee to contain illegal bomb-making

  • West Bengal govt scraps pre-board exams for Class 10, 12 students Nov 11, 2020 06:01 PM IST

    West Bengal govt scraps pre-board exams for Class 10, 12 students

    As per the directions of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, no selection exams will be held and students will be allowed to directly sit for the Class 10 and Class 12 board exams instead.

  • Can sense public anger against Mamata Banerjee govt: Amit Shah in West Bengal Nov 05, 2020 12:50 PM IST

    Can sense public anger against Mamata Banerjee govt: Amit Shah in West Bengal

    Amit Shah, who is on a tour to the state of West Bengal, accused the chief minister of creating roadblocks to stop the benefits of the central schemes from reaching the poor.

  • Amit Shah to hold BJP organisational meetings during two-day Bengal visit Oct 31, 2020 09:20 PM IST

    Amit Shah to hold BJP organisational meetings during two-day Bengal visit

    "He will visit Kolkata on November 6 and hold a meeting with the state leaders," West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh said.

  • Some people malign police, administration for political gains: Mamata Banerjee Oct 18, 2020 08:50 PM IST

    Some people malign police, administration for political gains: Mamata Banerjee

    Mamata Banerjee said such campaigns were being made to earn political brownies.

  • Durga Puja gift: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee offers govt contracts to techies for e-services Oct 17, 2020 03:05 PM IST

    Durga Puja gift: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee offers govt contracts to techies for e-services

    Employees of state-run Webel Ltd and techies of agencies engaged will now be treated as contractual staffers of the state government.

  • Situation alarming in West Bengal, political violence must stop: Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar Oct 05, 2020 05:51 PM IST

    Situation alarming in West Bengal, political violence must stop: Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

    Earlier in the day, Jagdeep Dhankhar slammed the state administration after the home secretary and the DGP failed to turn up, disregarding his summons over the killing of the BJP leader Manish Sukla. However, Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay met Dhankhar.

  • West Bengal government misleading farmers about merits of farm bills: Union Minister Oct 04, 2020 07:15 PM IST

    West Bengal government misleading farmers about merits of farm bills: Union Minister

    The Union MoS for women and child development, during a press meet here, dared Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee "to enlist all what she did for the farmers in the past 10 years".

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