Mamata Banerjee

Ambani wedding: Political figures cutting across party lines converge for grand ceremony

Ambani wedding: Political figures cutting across party lines converge for grand ceremony

The 27-storied Antilia, said to be one of the most expensive private residences in the world, itself was decked up like a bride for the wedding of Isha Ambani with Anand Piramal.

Dec 12, 2018, 22:53 PM IST
State election results show end is near for BJP, countdown for 2019 starts: Mamata Banerjee

State election results show end is near for BJP, countdown for 2019 starts: Mamata Banerjee

"Semifinal proves that BJP is nowhere in all the states. This is a real democratic indication of 2019 final match."

Dec 11, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
First, tell who will take on PM Narendra Modi in 2019: BJP mocks Opposition parties ahead of key meet

First, tell who will take on PM Narendra Modi in 2019: BJP mocks Opposition parties ahead of key meet

A key meeting of the Opposition parties is taking place on Monday to decide on the possibility of forming a non-BJP front ahead of 2019 polls.   

Dec 10, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee a lady of great courage, can lead anti-BJP coalition: Yashwant Sinha

Mamata Banerjee a lady of great courage, can lead anti-BJP coalition: Yashwant Sinha

Yashant Sinha said Mamata Banerjee has all the qualities to be the face of a coalition if the incumbent Narendra Modi-led dispensation is defeated in the coming Lok Sabha polls.

Dec 10, 2018, 06:54 AM IST
Row over Rath Yatra: West Bengal BJP files caveat in Supreme Court

Row over Rath Yatra: West Bengal BJP files caveat in Supreme Court

The West Bengal unit of Bharatiya Janata Party filed a caveat in the Supreme Court Saturday in connection with the order passed by Calcutta High Court division bench on BJP's 'rath yatra'. 

Dec 08, 2018, 15:10 PM IST
Row over Rath Yatra: Mamata Banerjee is scared of BJP, says Amit Shah

Row over Rath Yatra: Mamata Banerjee is scared of BJP, says Amit Shah

In a scathing attack on the West Bengal government under Mamata, the BJP national chief said that the administration of being a roadblock.

Dec 07, 2018, 13:26 PM IST
Hakim elected Kolkata Mayor, pledges to make city pollution-free

Hakim elected Kolkata Mayor, pledges to make city pollution-free

The post of the mayor had fallen vacant after Sovan Chatterjee resigned following instructions from Mamata Banerjee.

Dec 04, 2018, 07:08 AM IST
BJP to demand ban on liquor sale in West Bengal on the lines of Bihar, Gujarat

BJP to demand ban on liquor sale in West Bengal on the lines of Bihar, Gujarat

Zee News' Anjan Roy reports that BJP leader Mukul Roy has said his party is ready to start a movement demanding a ban.

Dec 03, 2018, 09:39 AM IST
On National Pollution Prevention Day, Mamata Banerjee urges people to 'save green and stay clean'

On National Pollution Prevention Day, Mamata Banerjee urges people to 'save green and stay clean'

National Pollution Prevention Day is observed annually on December 2 in memory of people who lost their lives in Bhopal gas tragedy in 1984.

Dec 02, 2018, 13:16 PM IST
BJP will lose Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan: Mamata Banerjee

BJP will lose Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan: Mamata Banerjee

While Madhya Pradesh votes on Tuesday (November 28), Rajasthan will go to vote on December 7.

Nov 27, 2018, 20:34 PM IST
Minister Firhad Hakim elected new mayor of Kolkata

Minister Firhad Hakim elected new mayor of Kolkata

After senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee stepped down from the post of Kolkata mayor, Firhad Hakim was on Thursday elected as the new mayor of Kolkata. 

Nov 22, 2018, 21:03 PM IST
TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee quits as Kolkata Mayor

TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee quits as Kolkata Mayor

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee on Thursday resigned from the post of Kolkata mayor.

Nov 22, 2018, 16:05 PM IST
Discussed future plan to save the nation from BJP: Naidu, Mamata after Howrah meeting

Discussed future plan to save the nation from BJP: Naidu, Mamata after Howrah meeting

As senior leaders, Mamata Ji and I have some responsibilities. We have to save the nation and democracy, said Naidu.

Nov 19, 2018, 20:09 PM IST
Chandrababu Naidu meets Mamata Banerjee in Howrah, announces postponement of Opposition conclave in Delhi

Chandrababu Naidu meets Mamata Banerjee in Howrah, announces postponement of Opposition conclave in Delhi

Naidu met his West Bengal counterpart and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee in Howrah on Monday evening.

Nov 19, 2018, 16:15 PM IST
World Toilet Day: Mamata Banerjee asks people to eradicate menace of open defecation

World Toilet Day: Mamata Banerjee asks people to eradicate menace of open defecation

World Toilet Day is an official United Nations international observance day on November 19 to inspire action to tackle the global sanitation crisis.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:58 PM IST
Those with lot to hide preventing CBI from their states: Arun Jaitley

Those with lot to hide preventing CBI from their states: Arun Jaitley

A day after Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal withdrew 'general consent' accorded to the Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI), finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday hit back saying fear is the primary driving factor for such moves.

Nov 17, 2018, 13:28 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee ministers given charge of 4 states as TMC eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Mamata Banerjee ministers given charge of 4 states as TMC eyes 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The states where TMC will be contesting are Assam, Jharkhand, Orissa and Tripura

Nov 16, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
NDA destroying key institutions, TMC to save country: Mamata Banerjee

NDA destroying key institutions, TMC to save country: Mamata Banerjee

The CM also said that she would invite all opposition leaders to the TMC rally in January and put up a united fight against the BJP.

Nov 16, 2018, 14:49 PM IST
Maoist posters threaten Mamata Banerjee's ministers of beheading, say 'TMC govt fooling people'

Maoist posters threaten Mamata Banerjee's ministers of beheading, say 'TMC govt fooling people'

The posters were strewn over the road near the Murakata jungle under Gurguripal Police Station limits. 

Nov 15, 2018, 12:15 PM IST
CM Mamata Banerjee vehemently criticises Centre for delay in clearing proposal to rename West Bengal

CM Mamata Banerjee vehemently criticises Centre for delay in clearing proposal to rename West Bengal

The chief minister slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) accusing them of changing the names of historical places and institutions unilaterally for their own political vested interests.

Nov 14, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

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