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TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas shot dead in West Bengal’s Phulbari

Trinamool Congress MLA Satyajit Biswas was shot dead by unidentified miscreants on Saturday (Feb 9) night, police said. Biswas, the legislator from Krishnaganj in Nadia...

MHA asks Mamata to take disciplinary action against Kolkata police commissioner

Hours after the Supreme Court today said that Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar cannot be arrested but will have to cooperate with CBI in...

Kolkata police chief must cooperate with CBI, not to be arrested: Supreme Court

Restraining the CBI from arresting Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar, the Supreme Court today (Tuesday, Feb 5) directed him to make himself available before...
centre vs state of west bengal

Centre vs State of West Bengal: Slugfest over political meddling with legal machinery

As the clash between Modi government at the Centre and Mamata Banerjee’s government in West Bengal continues, the political use/abuse of legal machinery was...
west bengal issue

“West Bengal issue has turned into a political drama”

Panelists feel that it is poll compulsions that has led to the flare-up West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee has been on a dharna since last...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Vs CBI: SC directs CBI to submit proof against Kolkata Police Chief

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee found herself on a collision course with the centre after a huge showdown on Sunday evening between the...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath’s chopper not allowed to land in West Bengal

The West Bengal government today (Feb 3) denied permission to UP CM Yogi Adityanath’s helicopter from landing in the state, ahead of a political...
interim budget 2019

Opposition parties calls Interim Budget a jumla, can’t be implemented

The Interim Budget presented by Piyush Goyal is being criticized by the opposition parties and has been named another ‘jumla’. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee...

‘Bengal ruined under Mamata Didi’s Govt’: Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Monday (Jan 21) hit out at Mamata Banerjee stating she ruined the state with ‘politics of appeasement’. "On my two...
Arvind Kejriwal

‘What Pakistan couldn’t do in 70 years, Modi and Shah did it in 5...

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the country would disintegrate if BJP comes to power in the upcoming general elections, while speaking at...
Kamal-Nath-swearing-in-Opposition-unity

Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath sworn in as CMs, Bhupesh Baghel ceremony held up by...

Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot and Kamal Nath were sworn in as chief ministers in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh respectively today (Monday, Dec 17), with...
After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

Amid the escalating Centre-state clash with Mamata Banerjee government in Bengal joining Chandrababu Naidu government of Andhra Pradesh (AP) in withdrawing general consent given...
Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu building anti-BJP alliance in south

Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu building anti-BJP alliance in south

In the “now it’s there – ‘now it isn’t” alliance-building efforts of opposition parties against the BJP, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader and Andhra...
SC refuses to stay West Bengal govt grant to Durga Puja Committees

SC refuses to stay West Bengal govt grant to Durga Puja Committees

The Supreme Court said that it will decide on the discretionary power of State to give such grants and sought state government’s reply within...
SC to hear plea against Mamata Banerjee granting govt fund for Durga Puja committees

SC to hear plea against Mamata Banerjee granting govt fund for Durga Puja committees

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear on Friday an appeal challenging decision of Mamata Banerjee’s government in Bengal to grant Rs 10,000...
A Vietnamese bride poses for her wedding photos on Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam, Reuters/UNI

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NRC: Significant omissions surface, Opposition-BJP clash; Rajnath says don’t politicise

NRC: Significant omissions surface, Opposition-BJP clash; Rajnath says don’t politicise

The draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens, although still to be finalised, came under question with some significant and unlikely lapses and omissions...
BJP president Dilip Ghosh

Bengal BJP president threatens TMC leaders, says will use bullets to retaliate

During a public meeting in Jalpaiguri on Tuesday, Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) controversy child Dilip Ghosh, who is also party’s president said that if...
Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

~By Saeed Naqvi   Two mutually reinforcing images from last week may well define the next phase in national affairs. It is too early to call...
Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns up

Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns...

Karnataka got its second chief minister in less than a week, on Wednesday, May 23, with JD (S) leader HD Kumaraswamy sworn in the...
Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee

Efforts for an anti-BJP front: Mamata Banerjee meets leaders of different political parties

Once again, there are moves to form a common front against the dominant political party in the country, the BJP this time. Bengal chief minister...
Analysis: AP’s Chandrababu Naidu richest CM, Tripura’s Manik Sarkar poorest

Analysis: AP’s Chandrababu Naidu richest CM, Tripura’s Manik Sarkar poorest

The study also shows that among 31 CMs, only 20 have clean records, while 11, or 35% among all have declared criminal cases against...

Man hacked, burnt alive in Rajasthan over alleged love jihad, family wants culprit hanged

Photo caption: Screen-grab of Shambhulal Raigar, the main accused in the case. The victim Afrazul (inset). Photo credit: Agencies. A video of the incident that...
Bimal Gurung suspended as GJM chief by his one-time protégé Binay Tamang

Bimal Gurung suspended as GJM chief by his one-time protégé Binay Tamang

Decision to suspend Gurung and his confidantes came a day before Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s scheduled all-party meet to discuss Darjeeling situation In a...
Priya-Da

After 8 years in coma, Congress veteran PR Dasmunsi dies at 72

A former union minister and AIFF chief, Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi had suffered a fatal cardiac arrest in October 2008 which left him in a...
Mamata Banerjee

After Rahul’s ‘Gabbar Singh Tax’, Mamata’s Great Selfish Tax swipe at GST

West Bengal chief minister says GST rolled out to harass people, calls demonetisation a “disaster that destroyed the economy” Weeks after Congress vice president Rahul...
MukulRoyBJP

Former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy joins BJP and Modi fan club

Former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy has finally joined the BJP officially, it was announced on Friday. “Happy to inform that Mukul Roy is...
Mukul and Mamata Banerjee

Mamata’s key aide Mukul Roy says he’s quitting TMC; party suspends him for 6...

Amid rumours that the former Union railway minister may be joining the BJP, Mamata’s main concern would be the information Roy may carry to...
Durga Puja

Calcutta High Court revokes ban on Durga idol immersion during Muharram

The Bengal govt had imposed restrictions on idol immersions on September 30 after 10pm and completely prohibited immersions on October 1, the day of...
Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

By:  Saeed Naqvi Darjeeling, Thimpu, Gangtok, Siliguri are a tight cluster on any map even in a large Atlas. Because of the recent standoff with China...
Sultan Ahmed

Former union minister Sultan Ahmed, Mamata’s strong hand in LS, dies of heart attack

Ahmed was union minister of state for tourism in the UPA-II government when the Congress party and Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress were in alliance,...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee: No Durga idol immersion on Muharram

The CM made the announcement after meeting with puja organisers and Muharram committee members in Kolkata West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee calls for a ‘BJP quit India’ movement

 Mamata Banerjee announced ‘BJP Bharat Charo’ programme in Bengal which will be held from August 9 to August 30, where workers would take out...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata alleges Modi’s “diplomatic failure” for Bengal sufferings

Raises questions on functioning of secret agencies In a rare aggressive posture by a Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee has blamed that West Bengal has “suffered”...
MAMATA BANERJEE

Enemy’s Enemy Is My Friend: BJP, CPM Target Mamata

By Saeed Naqvi On the eve of the May 2016, West Bengal Assembly elections, Arun Jaitley shared his campaign experiences with some editors. When he attacked...

BJP leader dares women to survive in Bengal without getting raped within 15 days

A day after BJP MLA Brijbhushan Rajput threatened to stop Haj pilgrimage, another BJP leader in Bengal courted controversy by her statement on violence...
Gorkhaland

Hill parties to fast unto death in Darjeeling for Gorkhaland

The Gorkhaland Movement Coordination Committee (GMCC) on Tuesday decided to stage a hunger strike from July 15 to press for a separate Gorkhaland state....
Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday blamed the Centre for the current state of chaos in North 24 Parganas and Darjeeling. At a...
Bengal Riots

Why do people love to hate?

Ranjona Banerji And once again, India is heading towards what journalists of old used to call a “communal tinderbox”. Sectarian hatred, which sadly simmers below...
Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Governor surprised at CM’s attitude The political tug of war between the Centre and West Bengal government reached new heights. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has...
Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling - APNLive

Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling

Police officer’s death aggravates situation Situation in hilly Darjeeling region turned explosive on Saturday when a police officer was stabbed to death by protesters...
A gathering protests the Trinamool government’s ban on rallies at College Square, central Kolkata, on June 10. The protest is ongoing

Mamata out to muzzle campuses?

Coming close on the heels of the College Square rally ban, the new student election rules promulgated by the state government have raised the...
Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

The West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday called in the Army in Darjeeling after police failed to prevent Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)...
Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Kerala and West Bengal threaten legal tangle The Central government is rethinking its move banning the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter through animal...
Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

‘Our government has not banned it yet’, Arup Biswas explains Defying the centre’s ban on red beacon on vehicles, a West Bengal minister invited controversy...
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Verbatim

For the Presidential election, the decision is 'Let us wait' for the name of the candidate that may be given by the government, and...
Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Sonia invites opposition leaders on Friday when the Modi government completes 3 years in office. Congress president Sonia Gandhi seems not to have invited Aam...

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It is the dawn of a new era in the hills. The hills are smiling. —West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, on winning the Mirik municipal...
Trinamool wins four municipalities

Trinamool wins four municipalities

GJM retains three, but Mamata has made inroads in the hills The Trinamool Congress, led by West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, has won four of...
Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Setback to Mission Bengal as ruling party makes inroads in hills West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress has established its lead in all of the...
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Verbatim

The denial itself carries no credibility… cover firing to those who carried out the attack with posts within a few metres of each other...
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Talking Points

Will bring a legal framework by which doctors write a prescription which enables patients to buy generic medicine. —PM Narendra Modi, on the doctor-big pharma...
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and TMC leader Mukul Roy, UNI

A CBI sting for Mamata

With the Calcutta High Court ordering a probe by the same agency into the Narada sting, is another fight brewing between Modi and the...

Behind Mamata’s fire and fury on demonetization

The feisty CM may just use it to advantage How does West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee plan to handle the mess resulting from the...

'Mamata Banerjee' - 54 News Results

TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas shot dead in West Bengal’s Phulbari

Trinamool Congress MLA Satyajit Biswas was shot dead by unidentified miscreants on Saturday (Feb 9) night, police said. Biswas, the legislator from Krishnaganj in Nadia...

MHA asks Mamata to take disciplinary action against Kolkata police commissioner

Hours after the Supreme Court today said that Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar cannot be arrested but will have to cooperate with CBI in...

Kolkata police chief must cooperate with CBI, not to be arrested: Supreme Court

Restraining the CBI from arresting Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar, the Supreme Court today (Tuesday, Feb 5) directed him to make himself available before...
centre vs state of west bengal

Centre vs State of West Bengal: Slugfest over political meddling with legal machinery

As the clash between Modi government at the Centre and Mamata Banerjee’s government in West Bengal continues, the political use/abuse of legal machinery was...
west bengal issue

“West Bengal issue has turned into a political drama”

Panelists feel that it is poll compulsions that has led to the flare-up West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee has been on a dharna since last...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Vs CBI: SC directs CBI to submit proof against Kolkata Police Chief

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee found herself on a collision course with the centre after a huge showdown on Sunday evening between the...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath’s chopper not allowed to land in West Bengal

The West Bengal government today (Feb 3) denied permission to UP CM Yogi Adityanath’s helicopter from landing in the state, ahead of a political...
interim budget 2019

Opposition parties calls Interim Budget a jumla, can’t be implemented

The Interim Budget presented by Piyush Goyal is being criticized by the opposition parties and has been named another ‘jumla’. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee...

‘Bengal ruined under Mamata Didi’s Govt’: Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Monday (Jan 21) hit out at Mamata Banerjee stating she ruined the state with ‘politics of appeasement’. "On my two...
Arvind Kejriwal

‘What Pakistan couldn’t do in 70 years, Modi and Shah did it in 5...

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the country would disintegrate if BJP comes to power in the upcoming general elections, while speaking at...
Kamal-Nath-swearing-in-Opposition-unity

Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath sworn in as CMs, Bhupesh Baghel ceremony held up by...

Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot and Kamal Nath were sworn in as chief ministers in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh respectively today (Monday, Dec 17), with...
After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

After Andhra, Bengal bar CBI, FM Jaitley says states not sovereign in corruption cases

Amid the escalating Centre-state clash with Mamata Banerjee government in Bengal joining Chandrababu Naidu government of Andhra Pradesh (AP) in withdrawing general consent given...
Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu building anti-BJP alliance in south

Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu building anti-BJP alliance in south

In the “now it’s there – ‘now it isn’t” alliance-building efforts of opposition parties against the BJP, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader and Andhra...
SC refuses to stay West Bengal govt grant to Durga Puja Committees

SC refuses to stay West Bengal govt grant to Durga Puja Committees

The Supreme Court said that it will decide on the discretionary power of State to give such grants and sought state government’s reply within...
SC to hear plea against Mamata Banerjee granting govt fund for Durga Puja committees

SC to hear plea against Mamata Banerjee granting govt fund for Durga Puja committees

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear on Friday an appeal challenging decision of Mamata Banerjee’s government in Bengal to grant Rs 10,000...
A Vietnamese bride poses for her wedding photos on Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam, Reuters/UNI

Day in Pictures

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NRC: Significant omissions surface, Opposition-BJP clash; Rajnath says don’t politicise

NRC: Significant omissions surface, Opposition-BJP clash; Rajnath says don’t politicise

The draft of Assam’s National Register of Citizens, although still to be finalised, came under question with some significant and unlikely lapses and omissions...
BJP president Dilip Ghosh

Bengal BJP president threatens TMC leaders, says will use bullets to retaliate

During a public meeting in Jalpaiguri on Tuesday, Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) controversy child Dilip Ghosh, who is also party’s president said that if...
Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

Entire Opposition Join Hands Even As Doves in RAW And ISI Coo

~By Saeed Naqvi   Two mutually reinforcing images from last week may well define the next phase in national affairs. It is too early to call...
Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns up

Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns...

Karnataka got its second chief minister in less than a week, on Wednesday, May 23, with JD (S) leader HD Kumaraswamy sworn in the...
Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee

Efforts for an anti-BJP front: Mamata Banerjee meets leaders of different political parties

Once again, there are moves to form a common front against the dominant political party in the country, the BJP this time. Bengal chief minister...
Analysis: AP’s Chandrababu Naidu richest CM, Tripura’s Manik Sarkar poorest

Analysis: AP’s Chandrababu Naidu richest CM, Tripura’s Manik Sarkar poorest

The study also shows that among 31 CMs, only 20 have clean records, while 11, or 35% among all have declared criminal cases against...

Man hacked, burnt alive in Rajasthan over alleged love jihad, family wants culprit hanged

Photo caption: Screen-grab of Shambhulal Raigar, the main accused in the case. The victim Afrazul (inset). Photo credit: Agencies. A video of the incident that...
Bimal Gurung suspended as GJM chief by his one-time protégé Binay Tamang

Bimal Gurung suspended as GJM chief by his one-time protégé Binay Tamang

Decision to suspend Gurung and his confidantes came a day before Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s scheduled all-party meet to discuss Darjeeling situation In a...
Priya-Da

After 8 years in coma, Congress veteran PR Dasmunsi dies at 72

A former union minister and AIFF chief, Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi had suffered a fatal cardiac arrest in October 2008 which left him in a...
Mamata Banerjee

After Rahul’s ‘Gabbar Singh Tax’, Mamata’s Great Selfish Tax swipe at GST

West Bengal chief minister says GST rolled out to harass people, calls demonetisation a “disaster that destroyed the economy” Weeks after Congress vice president Rahul...
MukulRoyBJP

Former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy joins BJP and Modi fan club

Former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy has finally joined the BJP officially, it was announced on Friday. “Happy to inform that Mukul Roy is...
Mukul and Mamata Banerjee

Mamata’s key aide Mukul Roy says he’s quitting TMC; party suspends him for 6...

Amid rumours that the former Union railway minister may be joining the BJP, Mamata’s main concern would be the information Roy may carry to...
Durga Puja

Calcutta High Court revokes ban on Durga idol immersion during Muharram

The Bengal govt had imposed restrictions on idol immersions on September 30 after 10pm and completely prohibited immersions on October 1, the day of...
Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

Gorkhaland Total Bandh Enters Fourth Month As Leaders Duck

By:  Saeed Naqvi Darjeeling, Thimpu, Gangtok, Siliguri are a tight cluster on any map even in a large Atlas. Because of the recent standoff with China...
Sultan Ahmed

Former union minister Sultan Ahmed, Mamata’s strong hand in LS, dies of heart attack

Ahmed was union minister of state for tourism in the UPA-II government when the Congress party and Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress were in alliance,...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee: No Durga idol immersion on Muharram

The CM made the announcement after meeting with puja organisers and Muharram committee members in Kolkata West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee calls for a ‘BJP quit India’ movement

 Mamata Banerjee announced ‘BJP Bharat Charo’ programme in Bengal which will be held from August 9 to August 30, where workers would take out...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata alleges Modi’s “diplomatic failure” for Bengal sufferings

Raises questions on functioning of secret agencies In a rare aggressive posture by a Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee has blamed that West Bengal has “suffered”...
MAMATA BANERJEE

Enemy’s Enemy Is My Friend: BJP, CPM Target Mamata

By Saeed Naqvi On the eve of the May 2016, West Bengal Assembly elections, Arun Jaitley shared his campaign experiences with some editors. When he attacked...

BJP leader dares women to survive in Bengal without getting raped within 15 days

A day after BJP MLA Brijbhushan Rajput threatened to stop Haj pilgrimage, another BJP leader in Bengal courted controversy by her statement on violence...
Gorkhaland

Hill parties to fast unto death in Darjeeling for Gorkhaland

The Gorkhaland Movement Coordination Committee (GMCC) on Tuesday decided to stage a hunger strike from July 15 to press for a separate Gorkhaland state....
Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

Mamata blames Centre for failure of law and order in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday blamed the Centre for the current state of chaos in North 24 Parganas and Darjeeling. At a...
Bengal Riots

Why do people love to hate?

Ranjona Banerji And once again, India is heading towards what journalists of old used to call a “communal tinderbox”. Sectarian hatred, which sadly simmers below...
Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Mamata; Governor Tripathi acting like BJP block president

Governor surprised at CM’s attitude The political tug of war between the Centre and West Bengal government reached new heights. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has...
Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling - APNLive

Mamata Banerjee says deep-rooted conspiracy in Darjeeling

Police officer’s death aggravates situation Situation in hilly Darjeeling region turned explosive on Saturday when a police officer was stabbed to death by protesters...
A gathering protests the Trinamool government’s ban on rallies at College Square, central Kolkata, on June 10. The protest is ongoing

Mamata out to muzzle campuses?

Coming close on the heels of the College Square rally ban, the new student election rules promulgated by the state government have raised the...
Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

Army Called in After GJM Supporters Attack Police in Darjeeling

The West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday called in the Army in Darjeeling after police failed to prevent Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM)...
Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Centre reconsiders ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

Kerala and West Bengal threaten legal tangle The Central government is rethinking its move banning the sale of cows and buffaloes for slaughter through animal...
Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

Bengal minister defies red beacon ban

‘Our government has not banned it yet’, Arup Biswas explains Defying the centre’s ban on red beacon on vehicles, a West Bengal minister invited controversy...
Verbatim

Verbatim

For the Presidential election, the decision is 'Let us wait' for the name of the candidate that may be given by the government, and...
Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Kejriwal not invited to Sonia lunch meeting on presidential polls

Sonia invites opposition leaders on Friday when the Modi government completes 3 years in office. Congress president Sonia Gandhi seems not to have invited Aam...

Verbatim

It is the dawn of a new era in the hills. The hills are smiling. —West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, on winning the Mirik municipal...
Trinamool wins four municipalities

Trinamool wins four municipalities

GJM retains three, but Mamata has made inroads in the hills The Trinamool Congress, led by West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, has won four of...
Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Trinamool leading in WB civic polls

Setback to Mission Bengal as ruling party makes inroads in hills West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress has established its lead in all of the...
Verbatim

Verbatim

The denial itself carries no credibility… cover firing to those who carried out the attack with posts within a few metres of each other...
Verbatim

Talking Points

Will bring a legal framework by which doctors write a prescription which enables patients to buy generic medicine. —PM Narendra Modi, on the doctor-big pharma...
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and TMC leader Mukul Roy, UNI

A CBI sting for Mamata

With the Calcutta High Court ordering a probe by the same agency into the Narada sting, is another fight brewing between Modi and the...

Behind Mamata’s fire and fury on demonetization

The feisty CM may just use it to advantage How does West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee plan to handle the mess resulting from the...

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