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Political bigwigs among 30,000 at Mamata Banerjee oath today

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee talking to the media after a meeting with State Governor in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

The stage is set for Mamata Banerjee’s second coronation at the Red Road.

First front? Mamata begins 2nd term, flaunts her 'friends' at swearing-in

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. (Photo: Video grab)

Over 30,000 people attended the programme, besides a large number of VVIPs from all across India.

West Bengal: Net worth of richest MLA is Rs 40 crore, poorest has Rs 50,000

Trinamool Congress supporters celebrate party's thumping victory in West Bengal Assembly eections in front of CMs house

Trinamool Congress' MLA from Taldangra is the richest among all 294 members of the House.

Cong MLAs in WB 'swear allegiance' to Rahul, Sonia Gandhi in undertaking

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi (Photo: PTI)

Bengal Congress president Chowdhury defended the decision to make MLAs sign the undertaking, claiming it was ‘voluntary’.

‘TMC workers’ heckle Rupa, attack convoy

BJP leader Rupa Ganguly was allegedly heckled and her convoy was attacked by Trinamul Congress workers in South 24 Parganas district’s Kakdwip.

Mamata Banerjee to go to Rome for Teresa’s sainthood

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. (Photo: PTI)

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee plans to travel to Vatican City to attend the canonisation of blessed Mother Teresa on September 4.

IPL 9: Knights Ride into playoffs in style


Kolkata Knight Riders players celebrate the fall of a Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman. (Photo: PTI)

IPL 9: KKR in must-win battle against Sunrisers

Mustafizur Rahman

Facing early elimination, two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders need to record a win to stay afloat when they take on table-toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad in their Indian Premier League match on Sunda

Mamata Banerjee reinstates top cop in 48 hours of win

Rajeev Kumar had been removed by EC.

Within two days of coming to power for the second consecutive time, Trinamul Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee has removed Kolkata police commissioner Soumen Mitra and reinstated IPS officer Rajeev Kum

Virat Kohli’s purple patch is India’s gain: Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri

Showering praise on Virat Kohli, former team director Ravi Shastri has said that the star batsman’s sensational form can only be beneficial to Indian cricket.

Last week, two smart, good looking and ferocious lady politicians went hammer and tongs at each other during a brief but hugely scintillating Twitter exchange.

“I was not born to poesy My words are nothing to the crowd And yet I want to shout aloud These tangled thoughts of you and me The fashions now have passed me by