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Coach Amal Dutta's last rites performed with state honours

Coach Amal Dutta's last rites performed with state honours

Dutta, 86, passed away at a city hospital on Sunday following old age related complications.

Mamata Bannerjee backs GST Bill; will she be the catalyst behind Modi govt's reform push?

Mamata Bannerjee backs GST Bill; will she be the catalyst behind Modi govt's reform push?

With Mamata Bannerjee set to assume her chair for the second term as West Bengal Chief Minister, the ruling BJP might see a revival of hope for the passage of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill –that has been pending for a very long time.

India vs Pakistan: Security tightened in city following threat to ICC World T20 match in Kolkata

India vs Pakistan: Security tightened in city following threat to ICC World T20 match in Kolkata

The ATFI had threatened to dig up the pitch of Eden Gardens which is slated to host a India-Pakistan match on March 19.

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.

Subhas Chandra Bose did not die in 1945, says Mamata Banerjee

Adding to the Netaji death mystery, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said that some letters in the declassified files indicate that Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was alive even after 1945.

West Bengal government to release Netaji files

West Bengal government to release Netaji files

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday announced making public the government documents on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

FTII unrest: Mamata says Centre must resolve issue

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said the Narendra Modi government must resolve the ongoing unrest at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII).

Mamata condoles JB Patnaik's death

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday condoled the death of former Odisha Chief Minister Janaki Ballabh Patnaik.

Seven books penned by Mamata Banerjee released at Kolkata book fair inauguration

Seven books penned by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee were released at the 39th International Kolkata Book Fair, which she inaugurated Tuesday alongside British radio and television presenter and journalist Anita Anand.

West Bengal gets investment proposals worth Rs 2.43 lakh crore

In an attempt to regain the confidence of the investing community, Banerjee asked investors to forget about what had happened in the past.

West Bengal needs to create growth environment; Centre to support: FM

In a blunt message to West Bengal leadership, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has a responsibility to deliver on promises, even as he assured full support to the state for economic development.

JU: Governor seeks report, Mamata says effort to defame state

JU: Governor seeks report, Mamata says effort to defame state

West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi today asked the state education minister to resolve the stalemate in Jadavpur University in the wake of Tuesday night's police action on the agitating students.

Come shoot in Bengal, Mamata Banerjee tells filmmakers

Come shoot in Bengal, Mamata Banerjee tells filmmakers

Describing West Bengal as the epitome of natural beauty with its picturesque landscape and beautiful people, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday urged the global film fraternity to use the locales for their films.

Author, artist, song writer – Mamata Banerjee’s different shades

With deft brush strokes she drew the eye of the goddess, scripted a new book and did the cover of a festival publication, while a musical album based on her poems was a big hit - multiple shades of Mamata Banerjee were on display this Durga puja.

Post KKR victory, Shah Rukh Khan meets Mamata at her residence

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday congratulated Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Kolkata Knight Riders` spectacular win in the Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 match.

Cinema unifies, integrates: Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan said here Sunday that cinema plays an important role in unifying and integrating in a "fast disintegrating world".

Mamatadi a vortex of energy: Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan said it was a "pleasure" to be in the company of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Kamal Haasan `surprised` by `sister` Banerjee

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan likened West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to a "sister" and said he was "surprised" by her dynamism.

Can`t do without you: Mamata to Bachchan clan

Welcoming actor Amitabh Bachchan to the 19th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) Sunday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said the festival needed the actor and his family`s presence.

Sachin gets a painting by Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday presented one of her paintings to Sachin Tendulkar even as the Eden Gardens crowd gave a standing ovation to the legendary batsman at the end of his 199th and penultimate Test match.