Abhijit Mukherjee, Deepa Dasmunshi in fray as six Bengal constituencies go to polls

A total of 78 candidates will see their fates sealed in EVMs on Thursday when voters in six constituencies cast their ballots in second phase of polling in West Bengal tomorrow.

PM anguished over AIIMS impasse in Bengal: Dasmunshi

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has expressed anguish over the impasse in setting up an AIIMS-like hospital in West Bengal, union minister Deepa Dasmunshi said Sunday.

Need for sustainable waste management: Deepa Dasmunshi

Minister of State for Urban Development Deepa Dasmunshi has advocated an "integrated" and "sustainable" waste management system in the country.

Over 4,780 acres of DDA land occupied by squatters: Govt

Over 4,780 acres of land belonging to Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has been encroached upon in the national capital, the government said Thursday.

`Panchayat poll uncertainty a TMC govt conspiracy`

The Congress said its one-time ally Trinamool Congress was "plotting" to defer the panchayat election by entering into a legal battle with the State Election Commission and thus creating constitutional complications.

Govt to construct 82 bungalows, flats in Delhi

The Urban Development (UD) Ministry Wednesday said 82 government bungalows and flats for VVIPs and others will be constructed in three areas of the capital.

25L commuters affected due to Metro station shutdown in Dec

Nearly 25 lakh Delhi Metro commuters were affected due to shutting down of various Metro stations in December during protest against the gang-rape of a paramedical student in the city.

WB govt not sending crime reports to Centre: Deepa Dasmunshi

Congress leader and Union minister Deepa Dasmunshi alleged that the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal was not sending crime reports of the state for the past two months to the Centre.

After Buddhadeb, Deepa Dasmunshi questions Mamata`s honesty

Questioning honesty debate around Mamata Banerjee, Union minister and Congress leader Deepa Dasmunshi said by writing "symbol of honesty" at bottom of person`s cutout doesn`t make that person honest.

Congress not to sacrifice again in Tripura assembly polls: Deepa

Union minister Deepa Dasmunshi on Saturday said the Congress would not cede an inch to Trinamool Congress in the coming assembly polls in Tripura.

Trinamool is B team of CPI(M) and BJP: Deepa

Congress leader and union minister Deepa Dasmunshi criticised former UPA ally Trinamool Congress for voting with the CPI(M) and BJP against the FDI issue in Parliament.

Deepa Dasmunshi asks TMC MPs to resign before moving no-trust motion

The 19 TMC MPs should resign before the party moves a no-confidence motion against the UPA government, Congress leader Deepa Dasmunshi said.

Adhir Chowdhury enters prohibitory-order bound Tehatta

After Union minister Deepa Dasmunshi was turned back from entering Tehatta as prohibitory orders were in force,her colleague Adhir Chowdhury met family of man who died in police firing on November 14.

Mamata dares adversaries to fight her politically

With union minister Deepa Dasmunshi stopped from visiting Tehatta in Nadia district where Wednesday`s police firing left one person dead, WB Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee challenged adversaries to fight her politically.

Congress asks Bengal firing `victims` to move righ

Congress leader and union minister Deepa Dasmunshi Monday asked villagers of Loba in West Bengal to move the human rights panel to seek punishment for those guilty of the "police firing" on them.

Mamata govt slammed for not framing land policy

Sharpening her attack on the Mamata Banerjee government, Union Minister Deepa Dasmunshi said it was taking West Bengal downhill.

TMC showed no courtesy: Congress

Congress MPs Adhir Chowdhury, Deepa Dasmunshi and A H Khan Chowdhury were sworn in as Union ministers yesterday.

New minister Deepa Dasmunshi is Mamata bete noir

Deepa Dasmunshi, who was inducted into the union council of ministers Sunday, is popular among the West Bengal Congress for her persistent and stubborn opposition to TMC chief.

Got PM`s call for induction in ministry: Deepa Dasmunshi

Ahead of tomorrow`s reshuffle of the Union Council of Ministers, Congress MP and TMC chief Mamata Banerjee`s bete noire Deepa Dasmunshi tonight said that she received a phone call from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

‘Compensation for rape victims, a national shame’

The decision of the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal to compensate rape victims was a `national shame`, a Congress leader said.