Mamata Banerjee government

5W1H: Mamata Banerjee government asks to shutdown 125 RSS affiliated schools

CM of West Bengal has asked to shutdown 125 RSS affiliated schools in the state. Watch to know more.

Feb 22, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

Mamata govt seeks special audit report of GTA within two weeks

The directive came soon after yesterday's clash between the GJM and the police in Darjeeling, according to a senior official at the state secretariat.

Jun 09, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee govt hands over 'land parchas', cheques to Singur farmers

Mamata Banerjee govt hands over 'land parchas', cheques to Singur farmers

Mamata Banerjee government on Wednesday handed over land parcha, cheques to farmers in Singur as per the Supreme Court ruling directing return of land within 12 weeks.

Sep 14, 2016, 16:52 PM IST
RSS to start awareness campaign against changing name of WB

RSS to start awareness campaign against changing name of WB

"We will also urge BJP government at the centre not to pay heed to state's demand," a top RSS leader said.

Aug 27, 2016, 19:32 PM IST
West Bengal Polls: Rajnath attacks Mamata, says nobody safe in the state

West Bengal Polls: Rajnath attacks Mamata, says nobody safe in the state

Canvassing for the assembly polls in Nadia district, Rajnath Singh also ridiculed the Trinamool Congress over "absence" of infrastructure and said only the bomb-making industry flourished in the state.

Apr 18, 2016, 20:49 PM IST

WB Govt gets kudos for procuring land for highway projects

 The Mamata Banerjee government which has faced criticisms from different quarters over its land policy, on Sunday received kudos from the Union Road Transport secretary who said his ministry has got huge support from the West Bengal government over the last one year for procuring land for the highway projects in the state.

Nov 01, 2015, 17:13 PM IST

Bengal suggests alternative panchayat poll date

After SEC raised objection over the choice of July 10 as the date for third phase of Panchayat polls, which coincides with Ratha Yatra and holy Ramzan, the West Bengal government on Sunday suggested an alternative date of July 9.

May 19, 2013, 21:26 PM IST

Two years not adequate to evaluate my govt: Mamata

Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said two years was not an adequate time to evaluate the performance of her government, which carried the `baggage` of the Left Front regime.

May 19, 2013, 18:03 PM IST

WB panchayat poll: SEC asks for a change in date

The West Bengal State Election Commission on Saturday asked the West Bengal government to change the date of the third phase of the panchayat poll, due on July 10, the day on which the Rathayatra festival falls.

May 18, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

Mamata govt may move SC over panchayat order

The West Bengal government will approach the Supreme Court if a division bench of the Calcutta High Court upholds Friday`s order establishing the State Election Commission`s primacy.

May 11, 2013, 18:23 PM IST

Mamata govt gagging voice of media: CPM

Senior CPI(M) leader Hannan Mollah accused TMC govt of "gagging the voice of media and endangering the freedom of press" in the state.

May 21, 2012, 20:48 PM IST

WB govt spent Rs 20 crore in celebration: Yechury

CPI(M) politburo member Sitaram Yechury questioned the "extravagant" spending of the "cash-strapped" Mamata Banerjee government.

May 20, 2012, 23:27 PM IST

`Mamata govt celebrating anniversary of misrule`

CPI(M) mocked Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government`s anniversary celebrations and dubbed them as an "anniversary of misrule".

May 20, 2012, 19:52 PM IST

First Maoist-CRPF ambush under Banerjee govt

Maoists ambushed a
CRPF patrol party and injured three securitymen at Lakshmanpur
forest in West Midnapore district on Thursday, which is the first
incident since the Mamata Banerjee government came to power
in West Bengal.

Aug 11, 2011, 19:53 PM IST