Trinamool Congress attacks Rajnath Singh over Teesta, law and order comments

Reacting sharply to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's statement that the Teesta river water sharing deal with Bangladesh would be finalised soon, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday said that his remarks made without consulting the state government were uncalled for.

Left Front flays Trinamool for 'interfering' in police work

Opposition Left Front on Tuesday criticised the ruling Trinamool Congress for allegedly not allowing the police to work independently in the state, as "witnessed" in a spate of recent incidents.

Law and order situation in Bengal should improve: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday criticised the law and order situation in West Bengal, saying it needed to improve and reports of crude bombs being made in the state was a matter of 'serious concern'.

Too much interference in federal structure unacceptable: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday slammed the Centre for "too much interference" in the federal structure and said it was unacceptable.

Three TMC workers injured in factional fight

Three Trinamool Congress workers were on Sunday injured when a clash broke between two groups of the party at Jamuria during which bombs were hurled, police said.

TMC leader's wife killed in bomb blast at his house in Birbhum

A Trinamool Congress booth committee leader was injured and his wife killed in a bomb explosion at their house in West Bengal's Birbhum district in the wee hours of Sunday.

BJP ready for poll in West Bengal: Sinha

The BJP is ready to fight the West Bengal Assembly Elections even if they are preponed, party state president Rahul Sinha said on Saturday.

Mamata clarifies her sharing stage with Modi

TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee on Friday rubbished allegations of understanding between her and BJP, stating that she attended the IISCO programme along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as it was related to the state's development.

Buddhadeb compares RSS with Fascist forces, also targets TMC

Former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Tuesday comparing the RSS with Fascist forces of Nazi Germany and also targeted the ruling Trinamool Congress as a party which only believes in spreading lies and violence to establish its hegemony.

Pro-Maoist tribal leader Chattradhar Mahato, others convicted

Pro-Maoist tribal group, the Peoples' Committee Against Police Atrocities convener Chhatradhar Mahato and three others were on Monday convicted under various laws including the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act by a West Bengal court.

Sovan Chattejee becomes Kolkata mayor for second time

Sovan Chatterjee on Friday took oath as the mayor of Kolkata for a second successive five-year term at the historic Town Hall here.

Mamata Banerjee flags off 30 trucks carrying relief material for Nepal
Mamata Banerjee flags off 30 trucks carrying relief material for Nepal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday flagged off 30 trucks carrying relief material for quake-hit Nepal.

One held from Birbhum for cop attack on KMC polling day in West Bengal

A man was arrested from Nalhati in Birbhum district for being allegedly involved in a post-civic poll clash that left a police sub-inspector injured in the city on April 18.

Industry rebuffs strike call in West Bengal

Industrial units in West Bengal on Thursday remained functional despite the general strike called by the Opposition Left parties and the BJP to protest against the alleged violence perpetrated by the ruling Trinamool Congress in the just-concluded civic polls.

Speaker ticks off govt for bringing amendments in last minute

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Thursday ticked off the government for bringing several amendments to the Finance Bill 2015-16 at the last minute.

Kolkata civic poll results a wake-up call for national parties: NCP

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Wednesday said the civic poll results in favour of the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal should be a pointer to national parties that they must deliver on promises or people will vote them out.

WB civic polls 'most undemocratic', says BJP after drubbing

After crushing defeat at the hands of ruling TMC in West Bengal civil polls, BJP on Tuesday accused the Mamata Banerjee government of resorting to violence and voter intimidation to win the polls in what it described as "the most undemocratic" election.

People of West Bengal want ''Didi'' to carry on development work: TMC

Expressing happiness over its sweeping victory in the Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Tuesday said people want their leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to carry on development work in the state.

Civic polls victory answer to Opposition's slander: Mamata Banerjee

With West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress sweeping the civic polls in the city and the state, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Tuesday that the victory was an answer to the Opposition's slanderous campaign against her.

Trinamool Congress secures landslide victory in West Bengal civic polls, big body blow to BJP, Left
Trinamool Congress secures landslide victory in West Bengal civic polls, big body blow to BJP, Left

West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress led by Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday won 70 out of 91 civic bodies across the state while retaining control of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC).