Jul 27, 2021 06:55 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee told reporters that she discussed COVID-19 vaccine supply, COVID-19 situation, renaming of West Bengal, and the Pegasus Spyware case with the Prime Minister.
- Jul 07, 2021 04:54 PM IST
Observing that a deliberate and conscious attempt was made to influence his decision before the recusal application was placed before him, Justice Chanda imposed the cost for the manner in which the recusal was sought and directed that the amount be deposited to the Bar Council of West Bengal within two weeks.
- Mar 27, 2021 05:55 PM IST
A BJP delegation, led by general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, met Bengal’s Chief Electoral Officer and handed over the tape and claimed that Banerjee abusing her official position to influence the outcome of the election.
- Mar 18, 2021 02:57 PM IST
Addressing an election rally in Purulia in the tribal Jangalmahal region of West Bengal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleged the ruling Trinamool Congress never considered Dalits, backwards and adivasis its own, and these sections were the worst victims of cut money culture and “Tolabaji” (extortion) by TMC.
- Mar 15, 2021 06:31 PM IST
In his complaint to the Election Commission, Suvendu Adhikari claimed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee concealed information on five cases filed against her in Assam and another lodged by the Central Bureau of Investigation in West Bengal.
- Mar 14, 2021 06:11 PM IST
The letter written by Bengal BJP states: “It is extremely important that the entire medical record of her treatment is put out in the public domain so that the alleged injury is not misused by the CM and TMC to manipulate electors by peddling misinformation to gain sympathy votes.”
- Mar 11, 2021 10:03 PM IST
TMC leaders, including Mamata Banerjee, has alleged that the Bengal CM was attacked and hinted at the incident being politically motivated.
- Mar 11, 2021 04:23 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee, who was injured during a visit to Nandigram on March 10, released a video message from her hospital bed, asking her supporters to keep calm.
- Feb 05, 2021 10:50 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee further announced while presenting the Bengal Budget that the annual aid, under the government’s “Krishak Bandhu” scheme, has been increased to Rs 6,000 from Rs 5,000, keeping in mind the interest of farmers.
- Feb 05, 2021 05:39 PM IST
The Trinamool Congress supremo presented the Budget this year as West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra is currently under medical supervision.
- Jan 23, 2021 04:27 PM IST
Attacking the Bharatiya Janata Party government at the Centre, Mamata asked why should all the action be restricted to our National Capital Delhi alone and urged all parliamentarians to join her in the demand for four national capitals.
- Jan 03, 2021 05:40 PM IST
West Bengal BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari has further said that Trinamool Congress has turned into a “private limited company” where she is the chairperson and her nephew Abhishek Banerjee is the managing director.
- Dec 13, 2020 08:47 PM IST
Senior Trinamool leader Subrata Mukherjee said if the BJP tries to harm West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is the “mother of crores of citizens, we (party leaders and party workers) will shed our blood to stop that from happening”.
- Apr 08, 2020 12:30 PM IST
Notably, Mamata Banerjee did share updates on Tablighi Jamaat attendees with the Centre last week, claiming 71 persons who had taken part in the congregation are now in Bengal
- Jan 30, 2019 04:57 PM IST
From their rigid stance, it seems that the saffron party is willing to risk the Northeast in a trade-off to make inroads in West Bengal
- Jan 21, 2019 09:50 PM IST
The BJP has previously accused the West Bengal government of putting hurdles in the political programmes of its top leaders, including Shah, by denying or delaying permission for holding them.
- Oct 23, 2018 08:34 PM IST
A large number of passengers either deboarded or were waiting to board trains at the same time, leading to a rush on the foot overbridge.
- Aug 20, 2018 03:59 PM IST
All the parties are thinking of sending a memorandum to the poll body insisting on returning to ballot papers for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections instead of using EVMs
- Nov 09, 2016 12:02 AM IST
The Congress and the CPI(M) also expressed apprehension that the decision would have a "drastic impact on the financial health of the middle class and small traders".
- Dec 30, 2014 04:27 PM IST
"We will fight against the 'black' and 'unjust' ordinance on land acquisition by burning symbolic copies of it," Banerjee, Trinamool Congress supremo, said addressing a party workers' meeting here.
- Jul 17, 2013 09:45 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee attacked the Centre's decision to liberalise FDI limits in various sectors, particularly telecom, defence and insurance alleging it would put "the lives of common and poor people and the nation's security to grave danger".
- May 21, 2013 09:15 PM IST
In a 12-city poll conducted by CNN-IBN in the age group of 18 years and above, the verdict is emphatic and overwhelmingly against the current regime. The poll reveals that UPA government has lost credibility.
- Apr 10, 2013 06:42 PM IST
Dubbing the WikiLeaks revelations on late Rajiv Gandhi as "wrong", Minister of State for PMO V Narayanasamy today alleged that the site has been giving wrong information about many countries and governments across the world.
- Apr 09, 2013 09:34 PM IST
A crucial meeting between West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, scheduled for this evening, was cancelled at the last minute against the backdrop of her anger over protests by Left activists she faced at the Planning Commission. Sources said.
- Jul 23, 2012 08:19 AM IST
With the Who's Who of West Bengal's politics swearing by the appeal of Facebook, it seems the social networking site is rapidly turning into ...