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Mamata to attend Modi's swearing-in

Modi will be sworn in for a second term as prime minister on Thursday at 7 pm in Rashtrapati Bhavan.

28 May 2019 7:46 PM

CBI sends 'documents' to ADG CID Rajeev Kumar's office

Kumar, had skipped meeting with CBI on Monday despite being summoned questioning in connection with the scam.

28 May 2019 7:23 PM

TMC MLA Jitendra Tiwary caught on camera threatening police officers in WB

In an incident which took place on Monday evening, Tiwary reached after getting information of vandalism at a TMC office in the area.

28 May 2019 3:41 PM

Decomposed bodies of West Bengal minister's family members found at home

The bodies were found after their neighbours complained to the police of foul smell emnating from their house.

28 May 2019 9:27 AM

Suresh Raina hails MS Dhoni as 'captain' of all captains

Despite quitting ODI and T20 captaincy in 2017, Dhoni still remains the cricketing brain behind the Indian.

27 May 2019 8:07 PM


Rajeev Kumar skips CBI summons, sends letter seeking more time

Kumar has been reinstated as ADG of CID on Sunday night by WB Govt. after model code of conduct ceased to exist.

27 May 2019 2:54 PM

BJP worker shot dead in North 24 Parganas in WB

Adequate security forces have been deployed in the area.

27 May 2019 10:41 AM

Bengaluru airport receives threat call, AirAsia plane cordoned off

The forces and authorities swung into action and the flight was kept in isolation bay.

27 May 2019 9:45 AM

Stunned by BJP, Mamata proposes to give up CM post

Mamata congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a sarcastic tone and dared the BJP to topple her government.

26 May 2019 5:57 AM

'Offered to resign, want to work for party,' says Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee's TMC won 22 parliamentary seats in West Bengal in the 2019 general elections, 12 less than the party's score in 2014.

25 May 2019 6:06 PM


No regrets: Mukul Roy's son, Subhrangshu after losing to his father in WB

Mukul Roy, who was once a close aide of WB CM Mamata Banerjee, joined BJP in 2017 after a fallout with her.

25 May 2019 3:02 PM

'Many in TMC feel suffocated': Subhrangshu Roy on being sacked, to join BJP

The TMC on Friday suspended Roy for anti-party comments. Subhrangshu, the TMC legislator is the son of BJP leader Mukul Roy.

25 May 2019 9:18 AM

Mamata Banerjee pens poem, calls TMC’s emergency meet

All the district presidents of her party and senior leaders have also been directed to attend the meeting.

25 May 2019 7:22 AM

'BJP will follow tit for tat policy to counter TMC,' says Dilip Ghosh

The people have given Banerjee a "befitting reply" for her arrogance, Ghosh said.

24 May 2019 4:57 PM

Mamata Banerjee calls meeting of TMC MPs, party leaders

The Congress bagged two seats down from four last time and has won a vote share of 5.61 per cent.

24 May 2019 3:44 PM


Anger over ‘pro-Muslim’ Mamata, graft helped BJP script history in Bengal

Riding on the “Jai Shri Ram” slogan, the BJP also made a significant dent in the green bastion of chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s party.

24 May 2019 6:39 AM

17th Lok Sabha results, West Bengal: CPI(M) draws blank in Bengal first time

As per latest available trends, state's ruling TMC was leading in 22 Lok Sabha seats, whereas BJP was leading in 19.

23 May 2019 9:06 PM

West Bengal bypolls: BJP ahead in four seats, TMC in three

8 assembly seast were up for bypolls where byelections were held following one death and seven resignations.

23 May 2019 4:04 PM

What happened in Bengal? Mamata cedes ground to new-entrant BJP

The Bengal elections were by far the most violent in the country, with clashes marring each phase.

23 May 2019 11:29 AM

TMC-BJP clashes: Train services disrupted, bomb hurled outside railway station in WB

Panicked passengers and local people were seen running for cover as armed miscreants moved around the area.

21 May 2019 4:18 PM