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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

WB panchayat polls not possible without adequate forces: SEC

Panchayat elections in West Bengal sank deeper into uncertainty on Monday with the State Election Commission telling the Calcutta High Court that without adequate security forces it cannot hold the polls.

Jayalalithaa, Mamata to skip meet on internal security

J Jayalalithaa and Mamata Banerjee will not attend Wednesday`s Chief Ministers` conference on internal security where a new strategy is likely to be chalked out to check the growing violence by Naxals.

Will publish posters against CPI(M) canards: Mamata

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee mocked her predecessor Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee`s comment that the former Left Front regime had kept chit funds at bay and promised to publish `posters` against canards by the Marxist party.

Mamata wants people of Darjeeling hills to be happy

Despite political differences between the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) and her government, Mamata Banerjee said she wished everyone in the Darjeeling hills and other parts of the state `to be happy and stay together`.

Birbhum clash has nothing to do with land acquisition

Saying "sorry" for the police-villagers clash at Loba village, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee denied it had anything to do with land acquisition.

Trinamool deadline ends, Sonia holds talks with Cong leaders

Congress President Sonia Gandhi held consultations with party leaders as the 72-hour deadline set by Trinamool Congress for rollback of diesel price hike, LPG subsidy cap and FDI in retail ended on Monday.

Mamata for all party team to Centre on moratorium

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today sought to send an all-party delegation to the Centre to press the state`s demand for a three-year moratorium on interest payments.

TMC MPs vote against key bill, Govt dials Mamata

Members of UPA ally Trinamool Congress voted against a key bill in Lok Sabha that prompted an embarrassed government to immediately take it up with Mamata Banerjee.

Mamata may talk to PM on Farakka sluice gate issue

She would also take up the implementation of Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) during the meeting with the
Prime Minister.

`Mamata opposing NCTC to make herself relevant`

The CPI(M) said Mamata Banerjee`s opposition to the National Counter Terrorism Centre was aimed at making herself relevant nationally.

Mamata govt lacks strategy: Buddhadeb

The Mamata Banerjee-led
government in West Bengal lacked a clear policy and strategy, former Chief Minister
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee said on Sunday.

Mamata mum on discord with Congress

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata
Banerjee on Thursday maintained a studied silence on relations with
the Congress.

Left thanks Mamata on Netaji birth anniv issue

The Left Front has thanked Mamata Banerjee for her decision regarding celebration of the birth anniversary of
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

Cong contacts Mamata, Khurshid plays peacenik

A day after West Bengal Chief
Minister Mamata Banerjee`s attack, Congress reached out
to its ally saying there was need for "better communication".

Mamata`s rise as national leader no threat to Left

The Left parties do not feel
threatened by the moves of Trinamool Congress Chief
Mamata Banerjee, CPI General
Secretary A B Bardhan said on Friday.