India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 3, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee expressed deep shock over the death of Gopinath Munde, the rural development minister, who was killed early Tuesday in a road accident in the national capital.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
In a series of Facebook posts and tweets, West Bengal Chief MinisterÂ Mamata Banerjee congratulated the Kolkata Knight Riders for their victory in Sunday's nail-biting final and announced a felicitation on public demand.
Election 2014 | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday March 5, 2014
"I don't feel betrayal. It is my bad luck that Annaji did not like us, and liked Mamata Banerjee's politics (instead), " Mr Kejriwal said at a Q&A session today moderated by senior journalist Madhu Trehan, hosted on Facebook and broadcast on NDTV.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 21, 2013
Within a year and a half of opening her official page, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has amassed five lakh 'likes' on social networking website Facebook.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, behind bars in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam, has released a video statement in which he alleges that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was aware of the company's irregular financial ...
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Sunday November 24, 2013
Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh was arrested in Kolkata on Saturday evening in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 27, 2013
Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, spearheading the movement for a separate state Gorkhaland, said it will not drop its demand. The party has decided to carry forward the movement through dialogue and not bandhs after a truce with West Bengal government.
Riya Chakravarty | Thursday October 24, 2013
Describing singing legend Manna Dey's death as the loss of a golden voice and era, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday (October 24, 2013) said there can be no substitute for the maestro.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 21, 2013
Sachin Tendulkar, who will play his 199th and penultimate Test match at Kolkata's Eden Gardens, will be part of a celebrity line-up in the City of Joy on November 10, the last day of the Test. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has expressed ...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 1, 2013
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leading movement in West Bengal's Darjeeling for a separate Gorkhaland state, said the central government has convened tripartite talks on October 23.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 30, 2013
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee distributed compensation cheques to 929 investors who have been duped after investing in the ponzi schemes of the scam-tainted Saradha Group.
India | Monideepa Banerjie | Friday April 5, 2013
A leader of the Trinamool Congress' youth wing has resigned from the party to protest against what he calls "dirty politics" over the death of Left student leader Sudipto Gupta.
Cities | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday March 27, 2013
So Amar Singh and Jaya Prada went to the Maharashtra Governor's office to ask him to pardon Sanjay Dutt. Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh has already said that he 'was of an impressionable age'. This impressionable age, for the record, was ...
India | Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Monday March 25, 2013
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today came out in support of actor Sanjay Dutt who was sentenced to five years in jail by the Supreme Court last week for possessing illegal arms. Ms Banerjee posted this message on her Facebook wall:
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Sunday January 20, 2013
A college student in Kolkata is facing a police complaint for sharing cartoons of Mamata Banerjee on his Facebook account. But the West Bengal Chief Minister's party, the Trinamool Congress, appears to have learnt its lessons from a similar episode l...
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Saturday January 19, 2013
A police complaint was filed against a college student in Kolkata today for sharing cartoons of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on his Facebook account.
India | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday November 22, 2012
Mamata Banerjee's bid to move a No-Confidence Motion against the Manmohan Singh government that she quit two months ago flopped today. Expectedly. The Trinamool Congress could not get 50 MPs to support its motion in the Lok Sabha and the Speaker disa...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 1, 2012
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today asked all political parties, including those supporting the UPA government from outside, to build pressure for roll back of hike in price of non-subsidised cooking gas.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday October 4, 2012
As the government readies to make another reforms push this evening, Mamata Banerjee has accused it of lying and looting the country. On her Facebook page, the West Bengal Chief Minister has said, "In the name of reforms, loot chalche loot (the count...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 29, 2012
Ahead of her party's demonstration in Delhi on Monday to protest against the UPA government's decision to allow FDI in multi-brand retail, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has hit out against the Centre saying that "looting is on in the name ...