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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.

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.

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

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee wary of regional players

Trinamul boss and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee is looking at the possible formation of a Federal Front along with JD(U)’s Nitish Kumar, RJD’s Lalu Prasad Yadav, Biju Janata Dal chief and Orissa CM N

Mamata Banerjee: We won alone despite Opposition’s ‘web of lies’

TMC chief Mamata Banerjee flashes victory sign after her party's thumping win in West Bengal Assembly elections. (Photo: PTI)

After storming back to power with a thumping majority, Trinamul Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Thursday thanked the people of the state for renewing their mandate.

Green landslide in West Bengal

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee with supporters in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

Mamata Banerjee swearing-in on May 27

‘Only dream is progress, prosperity of Bengal’

Expressing anguish over what she described as slander and character assassination, Ms Banerjee said that in politics there should be a “lakshman rekha”.

CPM sees worst defeat in 40 years

Left Front chairman and CPI(M) politburo member Biman Bose at the party headquarters in Kolkata.  (Photo: PTI)

The CPI(M) headquarters at Alimuddin Street wore a deserted look on Thursday afternoon after the party suffered its worst defeat in past 40 years.

Left, Congress point fingers at each other

In what was viewed as a political master stroke before the Assembly polls turned into a major disappointment for both Left Front and Congress after its electoral alliance in West Bengal received a dru

The tragic murder of a student from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Masunda Kitada Oliver, on a street in Delhi by three Indian men is a reminder of a malaise in our national psyche — colour bias an

India needs to catch up in creating memorials and museums dedicated to events that have had a huge impact on us.