BJP moves Kolkata HC after KMC refuses permission to Amit Shah rally
BJP moves Kolkata HC after KMC refuses permission to Amit Shah rally

The BJP has approach the Calcutta High Court after Kolkata Municipal Corporation and West Bengal fire service department denied permission to party chief Amit Shah to hold a rally on Sunday near Victoria House citing “deficiency” in the party’s application in this regard.

Naidu to visit Kolkata on Dec 6, meeting with Mamata on cards

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu is likely to visit Kolkata on December 6 during which he may meet West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, whose Trinamool Congress is mounting attack on the government on the issue of black money.

ED attaches bank accounts of Rose Valley

In the biggest such criminal action against Ponzi schemes, Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday attached 2,631 bank accounts of the Rose Valley group containing Rs 295 crore under the stringent provisions of the anti-money laundering law.

Saradha scam: No ground on which CBI can arrest me, says Madan Mitra
Saradha scam: No ground on which CBI can arrest me, says Madan Mitra

Soon after his discharge from hospital, West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra on Wednesday said there was no ground on which the CBI could arrest him or "cause harassment" since he had not taken a "single paisa" from the Saradha Group.

Need to promote walking, cycling in cities: Naidu

Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu Tuesday said cycling and walking must be encouraged in urban areas to enable quick mobility.

HC directs BJP to seek Fire Service, KMC permission for rally

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed the BJP to apply for its party president Amit Shah's November 30 rally before the Fire Services Department and Kolkata Municipal Corporation before seeking the nod of the Kolkata Police.

Saradha scam: ED freezes two bank accounts of painter Shuvoprasanna

The Enforcement Directorate, probing the Saradha scam has frozen two bank accounts of painter Shuvoprasanna and is planning concrete steps to take action against him.

BJP confident of holding Amit Shah meet in Kolkata

The state unit of BJP on Monday expressed confidence of holding the proposed meeting of BJP president Amit Shah in the city on November 30.

Mamata trying to scuttle CBI's Saradha probe, alleges BJP

The BJP on Monday claimed that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was trying to scuttle the CBI probe into the Saradha scam by repeatedly attacking the central agency.

Mamata scared of CBI probe in Saradha scam: Biman

As names of several Trinamool Congress leaders are cropping up in the ongoing CBI probe into the Saradha chitfund scam, CPI(M) Politburo member and Left Front chairman Biman Bose on Monday said the TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was getting scared.

Mamata attacks BJP, says no conspiracy can stop TMC

Kolkata: Launching a fresh attack on BJP, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that no conspiracy could stop her from going ahead in carrying out development work in the state.

TMC dubs NSA Doval 'RSS sympathiser'; Mamata goes all-out against BJP over Saradha, Burdwan
TMC dubs NSA Doval 'RSS sympathiser'; Mamata goes all-out against BJP over Saradha, Burdwan

Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress, it appears, has decided to take the BJP-led Centre head on over Saradha scam and Burdwan blasts accusations.

Saradha scam: TMC hits back at BJP, calls NSA Doval 'known RSS sympathiser'

Hitting back at BJP over targeting Mamata Banerjee on Burdwan blast, Trinamool Congress on Sunday alleged that a "devious master gameplan" plotted at the RSS headquarters is being executed by the ruling party at the Centre even as it dubbed NSA Ajit Doval as a "known RSS sympathiser".

Saradha scam: BJP demands sealing of TMC's bank account

Demanding that the bank account of Trinamool Congress be sealed following the arrest of two party MPs in Saradha scam, BJP on Sunday said TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee's "intolerance" and "arrogance" would be the reason for the party's "downfall" in the next Assembly polls.

CPI-M says can't depend on Trinamool to fight BJP

The CPI-M Sunday said it cannot depend upon the Trinamool Congress to fight against the BJP despite West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee lashing out at the BJP for arresting Trinamool`s leader.

Bengal Governor to hold additional charge of Bihar

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi will hold the additional charge of Bihar, the President's Secretariat on Sunday said.

West Bengal has become a terror hub: Adityanath

Lashing out at the West Bengal's Trinamool regime for turning the state into a 'terror hub' by pursuing appeasement politics, BJP MP Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said the state government was playing with national security for the sake of vote bank politics.

3 new child helpline centres to cover 500 towns, cities: Maneka

Looking to provide prompt help to distressed children across the country, the government has decided to open three new child helpline centres in Kolkata, Gurgaon and Chennai which will cover 500 cities and towns.

Trinamool Congress to oppose bill on FDI in insurace: Mamata Banerjee

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said her party would oppose any attempt to pass the Bill in Parliament to raise FDI cap in insurance sector to 49 per cent and will be vocal against the BJP-led government over communal violence.

Opposition hails arrest of TMC MP, BJP demands CM statement

The opposition Left Front, BJP and Congress on Friday hailed the arrest of Trinamool Congress MP and editor of a Bengali daily Srinjoy Bose in the Saradha scam and said that West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee should give a statement on this matter.