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Kolkata hospital refuses to release patient over money, alleges kin

A man who was critically injured in a road accident in West Bengal died on Thursday night due to "inadequate treatment" by a private hospital, which had also refused to allow the kin to shift him to a state-run hospital unless they paid up the full amount.

Will stop politics of vandalism in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said she would stop the "politics of vandalism" in the state, an issue she has taken up as a "challenge".

Left members write to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on department merger and teacher issue

Left Front members today sent two seperate letters to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on dilution of focus on refugee relief by the government and about confirming temporary teachers in Darjeeling district.

Tourist spots in Kalimpong to be showcased: Mamata Banerjee

A day after the creation of a new Kalimpong district in West Bengal, state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that her government would showcase it on the lines of Darjeeling.

CM Mamata Banerjee meets Abdul Manan in hospital

The Congress leader fell sick during the scuffle and was taken to a hospital.

We are against job cut: Mamata Banerjee

We are against job cut: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said her government was against any job cut even for loss making state-owned enterprises.

West Bengal Advocate-General Jayanta Mitra resigns over difference of opinion with Mamata govt

West Bengal's Advocate-General Jayanta Mitra on Tuesday resigned following difference of opinion with the state government.

Trinamool Congress not to attend Centre's pre-Budget all-party meet

Mamata had earlier questioned the February 1 date for the Union Budget.

Truth should come out regarding Netaji's disappearance: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said truth should come out regarding the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

Agitator shot dead as protest against West Bengal power project turns violent

South 24 Parganas` Bhangar is on the boil since last week over "forced" acquisition of 16 acres of farmland by the state government for Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.

Powergrid project may be shifted if needed: Mamata Banerjee

Clashes broke out between two factions of the ruling Trinamool Congress at Bhangor today over the project land and police had to intervene to keep the situation under control.

Mamata Banerjee says Akhilesh Yadav deserves 'cycle' symbol

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday congratulated her Uttar Pradesh counterpart Akhilesh Yadav, saying he "deserved" the Samajwadi Party`s cycle symbol.

BJP accuses Mamata Banerjee government of 'dirty politics' over RSS rally

BJP accuses Mamata Banerjee government of 'dirty politics' over RSS rally

BJP's West Bengal state President Dilip Ghosh on Thursday accused the state's Trinamool Congress government of doing "dirty politics" over the venue of the RSS rally in the city on January 14.

Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan mosque says Tarek Fatah's throat will be slit

Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan mosque says Tarek Fatah's throat will be slit

Syed Mohammad Nurur Rahman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan Masjid, has stoked a huge controversy by threatening Pakistan-born Canadian author Tarek Fatah.

Mamata Banerjee has become a comical figure, losing her political credibility: BJP

Mamata Banerjee has become a comical figure, losing her political credibility: BJP

BJP leader S Prakash said that Mamata Banerjee has chosen to attack on same demonetisation issue with new tamasha and new drama each passing day.

Political leaders mourn as Om Puri breathed his last

Political leaders mourn as Om Puri breathed his last

His work extended from theatre, television, Indian films to those in Britain and the US too. He was president of the Cine & TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) and a former chairman of the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC).

Trinamool Congress has taken hooliganism to another level: Babul Supriyo

Babul Supriyo also accused West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee of tampering evidence related to Saradha and Rose Valley chit-fund scam.

BJP warns West Bengal's ruling TMC of consequences for violence

A day after BJP state headquarters here was attacked allegedly by Trinamool Congress supporters, BJP National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya on Wednesday warned the ruling TMC to refrain from violence or be ready for consequences.

'TMC' workers set BJP office in West Bengal's Hooghly district on fire

'TMC' workers set BJP office in West Bengal's Hooghly district on fire

In a shocking incident, alleged Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers on Wednesday set BJP office in West Bengal's Hooghly district on fire.

Mamata believes in ''dandatantra'', alleges BJP

Countering the allegations levelled by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee post the arrest of Kolkata Uttar MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said it will remove `bhrashtachar-bandi` and `gunda-bandi` from the Trinamool Congress-ruled state.