Mamata asks Lord Paul to adopt Kolkata Zoo

 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today asked leading NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul to adopt Kolkata Zoo and support it in the same way as the London Zoo.

Mamata cuts short her London trip as cyclone nears Bengal

Fears of a cyclone hitting the West Bengal coast on Thursday has forced Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to cut short her trip to London and rush back home.

In Mamata's Bengal, teachers rendered 'punching bags'

In Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal, teachers are steadily turning out to be 'punching bags', with many calling the frequent attacks on them a reflection of the growing lawlessness in the state.

Trinamool MP Shatabdi Roy sends representative to ED

Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha MP Shatabdi Roy on Wednesday sent a representative to the office of the Enforcement Directorate here as she could not appear owing to the ongoing Parliament session.

Mamata Banerjee invites Cameron to revisit Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has invited British Prime Minister David Cameron to revisit Kolkata soon, describing the city "a true getaway to the east".

No backlogs, red tape in W Bengal: Mamata in UK

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has called on the UK to invest in her state stating that "backlogs and red tape are gone".

West Bengal and Britain sign 21 MoUs

 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led delegation to the UK today clinched 21 MoUs with the UK in the fields of industry, health, education and urban development.

Mamata Banerjee condoles APJ Abdul Kalam's death

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday condoled the death of former President A P J Abdul Kalam and said she shared a special bond with him.

Mamata on UK visit, greets 'great nation' Britain

 West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday greeted the "great nation" of Britain as she landed here on a five-day visit seeking to woo foreign investment for her state.

State ready to tackle any situation due to heavy rains: Mamata

 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the administration was prepared to cope with any situation arising due to heavy rains which are predicted in the state in the next 48 hours.

Mamata Banerjee leaves for UK on 5-day tour

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said she was expecting a number of MoUs to be signed during her five-day visit to the United Kingdom.

Congress, BJP question utility of Mamata's UK trip

 Congress and BJP on Saturday questioned the utility of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's six-day London trip beginning tomorrow to woo investors and expressed doubts whether it would have a positive outcome for the state.

Mamata Banerjee to leave for UK on Sunday

 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will leave for the United Kingdom on Sunday on a five-day visit to showcase the state as an ideal destination for investment.

TMC MP strongly reacts to Congress member's remarks on Mamata Banerjee

A remark by first-time Congress MP from Assam Sushmita Dev, apparently on Mamata Banerjee, on Friday witnessed an angry reaction from TMC MP Kalyan Banerjee which led to a high drama in the Lok Sabha soon after it adjourned for the day.

Mamata to leave for UK on Sunday to attract investment

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee would leave for the UK on July 26 on a six-day tour heading an over 90-member entourage in a bid to attract investment to the state.

Don't be a third rate politician, be magnanimous and dignified: CPI to Mamata

Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Wednesday said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's tirade against the Left, was a reflection of her being a third rate politician.

Punish those behind 1993 police firing: Congress to Mamata

In an effort to counter the Trinamool Congress which held a massive martyrs' rally here on Tuesday, the West Bengal unit of the Congress organised a street corner protest demanding punishment to those responsible for the police firing that killed 13 Congress supporters on this day in 1993.

Pro Kabaddi League: Sourav Ganguly to sing National Anthem
Pro Kabaddi League: Sourav Ganguly to sing National Anthem

Former India cricket captain and city's sporting icon Sourav Ganguly will sing the National Anthem to inaugurate the Kolkata leg of the second Pro Kabaddi League here on Wednesday.

TMC party without direction: CPI-M

Opposition CPI-M on Tuesday hit out at ruling Trinamool Congress, saying it was a party without direction and ideology and was a conglomeration of former members or supporters of all sorts of parties.

Mamata challenges BJP, CPI-M, Cong to defeat TMC in 2016 Assembly polls
Mamata challenges BJP, CPI-M, Cong to defeat TMC in 2016 Assembly polls

Virtually sounding the bugle for next year's Assembly election in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday challenged BJP, CPI-M and Congress to come together and said her party Trinamool Congress would go it alone and defeat them.