Mamata Banerjee

How many has dengue killed? HC asks West Bengal govt

How many has dengue killed? HC asks West Bengal govt

The Mamata Banerjee government had on Thursday said that 38 people had died due to dengue.

Nov 17, 2017, 17:16 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan gets a lift from Mamata Banerjee in her small car – Watch

Shah Rukh Khan gets a lift from Mamata Banerjee in her small car – Watch

An interesting video has surfaced online and we can see Shah Rukh in the back seat in the CM’s Santro.

Nov 16, 2017, 12:02 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee govt to distribute cows ahead of panchayat polls in West Bengal

Mamata Banerjee govt to distribute cows ahead of panchayat polls in West Bengal

The Mamata Banerjee government will soon be distributing cows among families living in panchayat areas across West Bengal. The decision was announced ahead of rural elections are scheduled to be held next year.

Nov 15, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Mamata's nephew slaps defamation notice to Mukul Roy for corruption allegations

Mamata's nephew slaps defamation notice to Mukul Roy for corruption allegations

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek on Monday sent a defamation notice to the state's newest BJP member Mukul Roy after the later leveled corruption allegations against him.

Nov 13, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
TMC's targets Mukul Roy, gets junior Roy to address counter-rally

TMC's targets Mukul Roy, gets junior Roy to address counter-rally

A day after West Bengal's newest BJP member Mukul Roy alleged that 'Biswas Bangla' was actually a business entity owned by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek, the Trinamool Congress on Monday declared that they will arrange a counter-rally where one of the main speakers will be Roy's son.

Nov 13, 2017, 14:15 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee wants to buy Rabindranath Tagore’s house in London

Mamata Banerjee wants to buy Rabindranath Tagore’s house in London

Mamata Banerjee is interested in buying Heath Villas in north London.

Nov 13, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire Rabindranath Tagore's home in London

Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire Rabindranath Tagore's home in London

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire the London house where Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore had lived, and convert it into a museum-cum-memorial to the world-famous poet and writer.

Nov 12, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
November 12, 2017: News at a glance

November 12, 2017: News at a glance

Here's what is making headlines today

Nov 12, 2017, 10:20 AM IST

West Bengal doctor suspended for highlighting plight of dengue patients on Facebook

On October 30, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had said that among the 40 dengue deaths, 13 who perished in state-run hospitals were confirmed cases. 

Nov 11, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
Modi, Hasina, Mamata flag-off India-Bangladesh friendship train 'Bandhan Express'

Modi, Hasina, Mamata flag-off India-Bangladesh friendship train 'Bandhan Express'

PM Narendra Modi, his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee today jointly flagged-off the 'Bandhan Express' via video-conferencing.

Nov 09, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
75,000 Indian industrialists turned NRIs after notes ban: Mamata's latest attack on PM Modi

75,000 Indian industrialists turned NRIs after notes ban: Mamata's latest attack on PM Modi

The firebrand Trinamool Congress leader today alleged that the notes ban decision had caused a loss of Rs 7-lakh crore to the exchequer.

Nov 08, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
One year of demonetisation: Centre stands firm as Opposition gears up for 'Black Day'

One year of demonetisation: Centre stands firm as Opposition gears up for 'Black Day'

The Centre on Tuesday justified its decision to ban old currency notes of high denomination even as the Congress-led Opposition geared up for the ''Black Day'' protest on Wednesday.

Nov 07, 2017, 22:44 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee attacks PM Modi yet again, says GST is 'Great Selfish Tax'

Mamata Banerjee attacks PM Modi yet again, says GST is 'Great Selfish Tax'

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that the Centre's demonetisation move was a disaster.

Nov 06, 2017, 13:49 PM IST
Shiv Sena's praise for 'tigress' Mamata Banerjee has a message for ally BJP

Shiv Sena's praise for 'tigress' Mamata Banerjee has a message for ally BJP

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut recently said that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is capable of leading the country.

Nov 05, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
FIFA thanks West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's role in India's successful hosting of U-17 World Cup

FIFA thanks West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's role in India's successful hosting of U-17 World Cup

The Salt Lake Stadium had hosted 11 matches of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, including the final. Kolkata co-hosted the mega event along with New Delhi, Guwahati, Navi Mumbai, Kochi and Margao.

Nov 04, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Mamata meets Uddhav, backs his stand against BJP

Mamata meets Uddhav, backs his stand against BJP

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday met Uddhav Thackeray.

Nov 03, 2017, 00:18 AM IST

SC slams Mamata Banerjee, orders her to file petition as normal citizen

SC orders Mamta Banerjee to file her petition in protest of linking mobile to AADHAR as a normal citizen.

Oct 30, 2017, 15:15 PM IST
Let Mamata come: SC blasts West Bengal govt over plea against Centre on Aadhaar

Let Mamata come: SC blasts West Bengal govt over plea against Centre on Aadhaar

The West Bengal govt led by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had challenged the Centre’s move to make Aadhaar mandatory for availing the benefits of various social welfare schemes.

Oct 30, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
Mamata vs Centre over mandatory Aadhaar linking in SC today

Mamata vs Centre over mandatory Aadhaar linking in SC today

The West Bengal govt has challenged the Centre's mandatory linking of Aadhaar for availing benefits of its social welfare schemes.

Oct 30, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee to be awarded D.Litt by Calcutta University, opposition slams decision

Mamata Banerjee to be awarded D.Litt by Calcutta University, opposition slams decision

Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will be conferred D.Litt (honoris causa) by the Calcutta University.

Oct 26, 2017, 09:43 AM IST