Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee calls for ouster of Narendra Modi government

New Delhi : Calling for the ouster of the Narendra Modi government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday accused it of stealing the country’s reserves and wondered how would it ensure the security of the nation when it could not protect the Rafale files. Stating that there had been a 260 per cent rise […]

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SC order is our moral victory: Mamata

New Delhi :The Supreme Court’s direction that no coercive steps, including arrest of Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar, will take place during the course of investigation is “our moral victory”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Tuesday. The Supreme Court Tuesday directed Kumar to make himself available before the CBI and “faithfully” cooperate with […]

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Mamata Banerjee : ‘ Will continue ‘satyagraha’ till country is saved ‘

New Delhi : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is on a sit-in over the CBI’s attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams, Monday said she will continue her “satyagraha” till the country and its Constitution are “saved”. Trinamool Congress (TMC) activists organised rallies and sit-in demonstrations in […]

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Mamata Says Sorry After CEC Seeks Explanation on Kolkata Police Chief’s Absence in Meet

New Delhi :West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Friday she was “sorry” that Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar was not present at a meeting with the Election Commission of India (ECI) a day ago. Earlier in the day, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora sought an explanation from the state government over the absence […]

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TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee quits as Kolkata Mayor days after stepping down from Mamtas’s Cabinet

KOLKATA: West Bengal Minister for Housing and Fire Services Sovan Chatterjee resigned from his post of Mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation days after he quits Mamta’s cabinet as Fire and Emergency Services and Housing minister. Chatterjee sent his resignation letter to Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) chairperson Mala Roy and it has been accepted. “He had earlier expressed his will […]

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Kolkata High Court directs West Bengal government to hold to distribute funds among Puja committees

KOLKATA: The Calcutta High Court Friday directed the West Bengal government and put  an interim stay of government’s decision to provide a grant of Rs 10,000 each to 28,000 Durga Puja committees across the state. On September 10, Banerjee declared that Rs 10,000 would be given to each of the 28,000 Puja committees across West Bengal – 3,000 […]

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Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Mamta Banerjee, files defamation suit against BJP chief Amit Shah

KOLKATA: All India Trinamool Youth Congress chief Abhishek Banerjee filed a defamation complaint against Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah,alleging that the BJP president has made slanderous statements against him at a public rally on August 11 in Kolkata. Abhishek Banerjee, also a Trinamool Congress MP, appeared before the eighth bench of Chief Metropolitan Magistrate […]

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1 dead 5 injured in a blast at Trinamool, Congress office in West Bengal

KOLKATA: At least one person was killed and five others critically injured in a bomb blast at the regional Trinamool Congress party’s office in West Bengal on Thursday, police said. Photos of the explosion site show twisted metal rods and chunks of concrete strewn on the ground in front of the TMC office, as policemen walked […]

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Arrest me but I will come to Kolkata, BJP President Dare to Mamta

  New Delhi: Amit Shah on Wednesday said will go to Kolkatta with permission or without permission if Mamta Banerjee wants she can give order for my arrest. The BJP chief, who has handed his party a target of 50 per cent Lok Sabha seats in Bengal, plans to visit Kolkata on August 11. The BJP president […]

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Mamta attacks on Modi says, country needs change

  West Bengal: West Bengal Chief Minister on his recent attack on Central Government rejected Modi government and said clarion call to oust the Narendra Modi government in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls at a Christian conclave here on Tuesday. Mamta added, situation in Assam arising from the national register of citizens (NRC), public lynchings and […]

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