Minister denies warning to arrest scribes for violating SOP

A West Bengal minister on Friday denied that the government has warned of arrest of media persons if they violate the restrictions on their movement in the state secretariat "Nabanna", which drew sharp reactions from the media persons.

Resolution moved in Bengal Assembly on attempts to create communal disturbance

Trinamool Congress, Left parties and Congress on Thursday moved a resolution in the West Bengal Assembly expressing concern over attempts made by communal forces to create disturbances in the state.

TMC accuses Centre of aborting JNNURM projects in West Bengal

The Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal on Thursday accused the Centre of stopping disbursal of funds and aborting several projects of JNNURM scheme with a minister saying an anti-Centre movement will be launched if it continued.

WB Speaker cautions CPI(M) member

West Bengal Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee cautioned CPI(M) MLA from Pandabeswar Gouranga Chatterjee to restrain his behaviour in the House.

LF demands Hakim`s removal in `interest` of Garden Reach probe

The opposition Left Front today demanded immediate removal of West Bengal minister Firhad Hakim in the interest of investigations into the Garden Reach violence in which a police officer was killed last week.

Mamata appoints government spokesmen after controversy

Partha Chatterjee and Firhad Hakim would be the spokesmen for the government West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said, after Subrata Mukherjee`s comments against Governor M K Narayanan.

Trinamool not dependent on Cong: Bengal Minister

Trinamool Congress is not dependent on Cong, rather Cong is waiting for its decision on prez election, a senior minister in Mamata govt claimed.

Congress free to leave Mamata govt: TMC minister

A Trinamool Congress minister said ally Congress was free to quit the Mamata Banerjee ministry government in West Bengal.

WB minister loses close acquaintance in AMRI fire

Raj Kumar Biswas was the first person to inform Firhad Hakim about the massive fire from his bed in AMRI hospital but could not save himself.