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'Padmavati' row: Madhya Pradesh, Punjab CMs join chorus of protests, Mamata calls it 'super emergency'

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee criticised the protests, alleging there was a "calculated plan" of a political party to destroy freedom of expression.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:47 AM IST
Darjeeling protests turn violent, IRB commandant injured; Mamata Banerjee calls it 'deep-rooted conspiracy'

Darjeeling protests turn violent, IRB commandant injured; Mamata Banerjee calls it 'deep-rooted conspiracy'

Darjeeling virtually turned into a battlefield as protests marked the shutdown which was countered by supporters of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and GJM.

Jun 17, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Hope for consensus candidate for President, says Mamata after meeting PM Modi

Hope for consensus candidate for President, says Mamata after meeting PM Modi

Mamata Banerjee has sought funds from the Centre to implement schemes.

May 25, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
West Bengal govt forces cancellation of Balochistan summit; Tarek Fatah asks if Mamata Banerjee is supporting Pakistan

West Bengal govt forces cancellation of Balochistan summit; Tarek Fatah asks if Mamata Banerjee is supporting Pakistan

Pakistan-born Canadian author Tarek Fatah was to speak on Pakistan's atrocities in Balochistan.

Jan 05, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Mamata to reach Delhi on Monday for opposition parties'' meeting

Mamata to reach Delhi on Monday for opposition parties'' meeting

"She will leave for Delhi in the afternoon," said a Trinamool Congress source.

Dec 25, 2016, 22:48 PM IST
Army proves Mamata Banerjee wrong, releases letter showing West Bengal govt knew of exercise

Army proves Mamata Banerjee wrong, releases letter showing West Bengal govt knew of exercise

In Parliament, Defence Minister Manohar Parikkar rejected the allegations levelled by TMC that state government was not informed about it.

Dec 02, 2016, 15:34 PM IST
BJP slams Mamata Banerjee for politicising Army's mock drill

BJP slams Mamata Banerjee for politicising Army's mock drill

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday accused the Central government of "deploying the Army" along highway toll plazas.

Dec 02, 2016, 09:54 AM IST
Congress leaders stashed Rs 12 lakh crore, PM Narendra Modi turned it into scrap: Amit Shah

Congress leaders stashed Rs 12 lakh crore, PM Narendra Modi turned it into scrap: Amit Shah

Launching a fierce attack on the Congress, especially on Rahul Gandhi, amid the demonetisation debate, BJP chief Amit Shah on Tuesday alleged that the leaders of that party had accumulated Rs. 12 lakh crore during the UPA rule through "corrupt" means, which he said was turned into "paper scrap" overnight by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Nov 15, 2016, 21:46 PM IST

Parents of Indian prisoner Hamid Ansari plead govt to bring son back from Pakistani prison

Unable to holdback her tears ever since knowing that her son Hamid Ansari, who is in a Pakistani Jail, was attacked, his mother Fauzia Ansari has been pleading to the government to do everything in its power to bring her son back.

Aug 06, 2016, 09:31 AM IST
Poll victory: Andhra CM Naidu congratulates Jayalalithaa, Mamta Banerjee

Poll victory: Andhra CM Naidu congratulates Jayalalithaa, Mamta Banerjee

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday congratulated his Tamil Nadu and West Bengal counterparts J Jayalalithaa and Mamata Banerjee over the victory of AIADMK and All India Trinamool Congress in the Assembly elections.

May 19, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Speeches by PM Modi, Mamata under EC scanner, TMC candidate Molla censured

Speeches by PM Modi, Mamata under EC scanner, TMC candidate Molla censured

Election Commission is examining speeches by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee made this this week in poll rallies in Asansol for any model code of conduct violation even as it censured Trinamool candidate Abdur Razzak Molla for his remarks.

Apr 09, 2016, 20:41 PM IST

West Bengal polls: Mamata will suffer same fate as Indira in 1977, says Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj also said TMC government has become synonymous with corruption and claimed that the flyover collapse in Kolkata proved the depths of corruption into which it has sunk.

Apr 03, 2016, 21:21 PM IST

Congress, CPM always worked together, masks are now off: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata said on Wednesday that Congress and CPM always worked together and that had now come out in the open.

Mar 09, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Mamata dares Congress, Left to forge alliance officially

Mamata Banerjee also mocked a section of Congress leaders who advocated the tie-up with the Left.

Feb 26, 2016, 19:47 PM IST
Triple murder in Kolkata: Woman, 2 children found dead

Triple murder in Kolkata: Woman, 2 children found dead

A woman along with her two sons has been found dead at her home in Palm Avenue area in Kolkata on early Saturday, police said.

Jan 16, 2016, 13:26 PM IST

Narayanan officially leaving on July 4: Mamata

Refraining from commenting on the resignation of state Governor M K Narayanan, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that Narayanan was officially leaving on July 4.

Jun 30, 2014, 19:52 PM IST

Mamata pins hope on Modi govt for debt repayment problem

Denied of any relief from the UPA-II government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today pinned her hopes on the new BJP government at the Centre for a positive response on the state`s huge debt repayment problem.

May 26, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

Like-minded parties need to capture power at Centre: Mamata

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee said it was time for "like-minded forces" to capture power at the Centre.

Feb 25, 2014, 20:54 PM IST

Constituent quits before crucial GJAC meet, Mamata makes appeal

In another blow to the GJM-led eight party GJAC in Darjeeling, a constituent quit on the eve of the hill platform`s crucial meeting on Friday.

Aug 29, 2013, 18:05 PM IST

There is peace in WB, it`s not being liked: Mamata

With the legal imbroglio over the panchayat elections in West Bengal moving to the Supreme Court, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday hit out at the SEC and the Opposition for demanding deployment of central forces.

Jun 27, 2013, 19:52 PM IST