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Mamata Banerjee asks Modi not to teach Bengal democracy

Banerjee said all efforts of the BJP would be foiled and it would not be able to fulfil its electoral expectations here.

04 Jan 2019 5:26 AM

Centre pays only 20 per cent of crop insurance to farmers: Mamata Banerjee

The state would henceforth pay the entire amount, she said addressing an administrative meeting here.

03 Jan 2019 1:20 AM

Kin to get Rs 2 lakh in case of farmer’s death: Mamata Banerjee

The Mamata Banerjee government has already waived tax and cess on agricultural land “to help farmers in distress.”

01 Jan 2019 3:59 AM

‘Sen had the guts to speak against state oppression’

Former Naxals say his films portrayed the real picture of society.

31 Dec 2018 6:15 AM

West Bengal govt blames Metro Railway for fire mishap

Several passengers had alleged that they did not receive any help from the authorities, even after calling the helpline repeatedly.

29 Dec 2018 3:43 AM


West Bengal CM slams BJP’ plan to hold ‘danga’ processions

The Supreme Court on Monday declined an urgent hearing on a BJP plea challenging a Calcutta HC order disallowing its rath yatras in the state.

29 Dec 2018 3:38 AM

BJP's rath yatras aimed at stirring up communal passion in Bengal: Trinamool

TMC's Chatterjee said his party believes in constructive politics unlike BJP which 'only believes in destruction and dividing people'.

28 Dec 2018 8:58 AM

Stampede-like situation as fire breaks out in Metro; 16 injured

Passengers claimed around 40 persons fell ill due to suffocation and a stampede-like situation occurred inside the train.

28 Dec 2018 12:41 AM

BJP making false claims about crop insurance, says Mamata Banerjee

Banerjee is a strident critic of the BJP and among the foremost opposition leaders against it.

27 Dec 2018 7:54 AM

Modi, Mamata playing with religion, alleges Kanhaiya Kumar

Kumar said that Bengal’s demography, with around 30 per cent minority population, is a blessing but can also become a curse.

27 Dec 2018 7:49 AM


Mamata remembers Atal on his birth anniversary

Banerjee had served as the railway minister in Vajpayee-led Cabinet.

26 Dec 2018 1:32 AM

Vardhan calls for more private sector investments in research

Elaborating, he said in space research “We had made a milestone launch of 104 nano satellites onboard a single rocket.

26 Dec 2018 1:30 AM

Cabinet okays online system for mutation

Once the property is mutated, the details are updated in the revenue records of civic bodies.

25 Dec 2018 6:16 AM

Veteran CPM leader Nirupam Sen dies at 72

The former politburo member of the CPI(M) is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter.

25 Dec 2018 1:24 AM

BJP warns TMC: Don’t make police ‘attack’ partymen

Dilip Ghosh said that the police has been using its all strength to stop the BJP.

24 Dec 2018 6:41 AM


TMC to BJP: For yatra, 1st go to people’s court

Partha Chatterjee also called upon the media to ‘boycott’ the BJP.

24 Dec 2018 6:36 AM

Ex-IPS officer’s aide arrested from Delhi in extortion case

Bharati Ghosh, who was the West Midnapore SP, had resigned from service after she was transferred to a less significant post in December 2017.

23 Dec 2018 2:12 AM

BJP will move Supreme Court over rath yatras in West Bengal

Plans to move top court next week, may filled heavyweight lawyers.

23 Dec 2018 2:10 AM

Mamata Banerjee seeks public opinion on Centre snooping order

she wondered that why the Central government needed to give sweeping powers to its agencies when it has the machinery already.

22 Dec 2018 12:49 AM

Calcutta HC order allowing BJP yatra quashed

It also sent back the matter to the single-judge bench for further hearing.

22 Dec 2018 12:49 AM