Notwithstanding opposition's allegation of terror and violence, ruling Trinamool Congress today said that election to 144 wards of Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) on Saturday was peaceful, free and fair.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday expressed displeasure at the 'malicious' campaign targeted at her integrity, saying those who were indulging in it did not understand the sentiments of the masses and the culture and history of the state.
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in the midst of a three-nation foreign trip, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday questioned his frequent visits and suggested that he must first know his country and its people.
The opposition CPI(M) on Saturday alleged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of taking the same route as of former Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy to get relief from the CBI inquiry into the multi-crore chit fund scam.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to send her '500 CBI notices' and alleged that BJP was trying to stifle Trinamool Congress' voice for protesting against his "anti-people" policies including the Land Acquisition Bill.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday congratulated the Kolkata Knight Riders squad and its co-owner. Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan for their emphatic victory over Mumbai Indians at the Indian Premier League opening match.
Upping the ante against the Modi government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday took to the streets to protest against the land ordinance and said that instead of providing good governance the Centre was "giving indulgence to communal violence" and the situation was worse than Emergency.
The "Sabar Souchagar" (toilet for all) project in West Bengal's Nadia district, framed under the state's "Nirmal Bangla" initiative and aimed at promoting cleanliness and sanitation in rural Bengal, has been shortlisted for the United Nations Public Services Award 2015.
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday said the central and the state government must jointly look into the issue of cross-border infiltration and take all the necessary measures to stop the illegal immigration of Bangladeshi nationals in the state.