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Mamata condoles Mahasweta Devi's passing

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday condoled the death of eminent writer Mahasweta Devi, saying the state has lost "a glorious mother".

Mahasweta Devi no more: This is how PM Narendra Modi, others reacted

Mahasweta Devi no more: This is how PM Narendra Modi, others reacted

Eminent writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi passed away at a city nursing home on Thursday following prolonged illness. She was 90.

Mamata Banerjee meets PM Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley; seeks loan waiver, more funds

Mamata Banerjee meets PM Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley; seeks loan waiver, more funds

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday and sought a loan waiver and adequate central funds especially in view of floods in her state.

Mamata Banerjee meets PM Narendra Modi

Before meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over lunch at his residence. 

Kejriwal, Mamata to attend Mother Teresa's canonization in Rome on Sept 4

Kejriwal, Mamata to attend Mother Teresa's canonization in Rome on Sept 4

Delhi Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal and his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee will attend the canonization ceremony of Mother Teresa in Rome on Sept 4.

Trinamool MP likens West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to Mother Teresa, Goddess Saraswati

Trinamool MP likens West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to Mother Teresa, Goddess Saraswati

Trinamool Congress MP Idris Ali likened party supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to Mother Teresa and Hindu Goddess Saraswati in the Lok Sabha here on Monday.

Mamata Banerjee pays homage to 'Mahanayak' Uttam Kumar

Mamata Banerjee pays homage to 'Mahanayak' Uttam Kumar

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today remembered veteran actor Uttam Kumar, lovingly called Mahanayak here, on his 36th death anniversary.

Mamata flays PM Modi for destroying federalism, growing 'saffronisation'

Lashing out at the central government for "destroying federalism and pushing the states to destruction", West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday ridiculed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking credit for development carried out by her government.

Mamata Banerjee to hold mega rally in Kolkata today, CCTVs, bomb disposal squad deployed

Mamata Banerjee to hold mega rally in Kolkata today, CCTVs, bomb disposal squad deployed

Trinamol Congress supremo and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will on Thursday hold her party's first major public event after retaining power in West Bengal for the second successive term.

Noted writer Mahasweta Devi critical, West Bengal CM visits hospital

Noted writer Mahasweta Devi critical, West Bengal CM visits hospital

Social activist and writer Mahasweta Devi continued to be in a critical condition requiring partial life support, a doctor said late on Tuesday. 

Bengal CM seeks waiver and restructuring of outstanding loan

Bengal CM seeks waiver and restructuring of outstanding loan

Participating in the 11th Inter-state council meeting here, Mamata said the state has suffered revenue loss of approximately Rs 6,500 crore.

Amid Centre Vs states conflict, Kejriwal, Mamata, Rawat to face PM Modi today

Amid Centre Vs states conflict, Kejriwal, Mamata, Rawat to face PM Modi today

Tomorrow's meeting will put PM Narendra Modi and all those leaders, who have often accused the NDA government of acting like a wrecking ball for them, in the same room.

Darjeeling accident: PM Naendra Modi calls up President, enquires about his well being

Darjeeling accident: PM Naendra Modi calls up President, enquires about his well being

An SUV in President Pranab Mukherjee's motorcade skidded off a hilly road and went down a 100-feet gorge.

President Pranab Mukherjee, Mamata Banerjee's cavalcade meets with accident in Darjeeling - See Pics​

President Pranab Mukherjee, Mamata Banerjee's cavalcade meets with accident in Darjeeling - See Pics​

In an unfortunate incident, President Pranab Mukherjee convoy on Friday was involved in an accident when one of the escort vehicles skidded off into a gorge in Gorabari near Sonada in Darjeeling. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's vehicle was following the President's convoy.

Vehicle in President Pranab Mukherjee's carcade skids off into gorge, 5 injured

Vehicle in President Pranab Mukherjee's carcade skids off into gorge, 5 injured

One of the car of President Pranab Mukherjee's convoy met with an accident on Friday in West Bengal.

Trinamool councillor held on extortion charge in Bengal

Trinamool councillor held on extortion charge in Bengal

Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation member Anindya Chatterjee was arrested from the metropolis city`s satellite township Bidhannagar after a complaint that he demanded Rs 12 lakh as extortion money from an area resident", a police officer said.

Coach Amal Dutta's last rites performed with state honours

Coach Amal Dutta's last rites performed with state honours

Dutta, 86, passed away at a city hospital on Sunday following old age related complications.

Mamata, hundreds of fans pay last respects to Amal Dutta

The country's first professional full-time football coach Amal Dutta will be cremated on Monday with full state honours, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced here as hundreds of football lovers poured in to offer their last respects.

West Bengal CPI(M) pitches for 'united fight' with Congress in state

West Bengal CPI(M) pitches for 'united fight' with Congress in state

CPI(M)'s West Bengal unit on Sunday made a strong pitch for continuing the 'adjustment' with Congress in the state to fight against Trinamool Congress' 'reign of terror' and BJP's 'communal politics'.

Mamata Bannerjee to attend inter-state council meeting

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will attend the July 16 Inter-state Council meeting to be addressed by the Prime Minister, a senior TMC leader said.