Negative talk, criticism taking West Bengal backwards: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said that negative talk and criticism by a section of opposition parties were taking the state backwards.

Trinamool Congress attacks Rajnath Singh over Teesta, law and order comments

Reacting sharply to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's statement that the Teesta river water sharing deal with Bangladesh would be finalised soon, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Tuesday said that his remarks made without consulting the state government were uncalled for.

Law and order situation in Bengal should improve: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday criticised the law and order situation in West Bengal, saying it needed to improve and reports of crude bombs being made in the state was a matter of 'serious concern'.

CBI takes up cases which suits it politically: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday alleged that Central Bureau of Investigation takes up cases which "suits it politically" and does not show interest in others.

Mamata blames traffic cop for seizing licence of mayor's niece

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday blamed the traffic police constable on duty for seizing the license of the city mayor's niece unnecessarily, saying she was only a little girl.

Congress, BJP, CPI(M) have come together: Mamata

Attacking the Opposition parties, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said that the Congress, BJP and CPI(M) have come together as rainbow partners "as a result of their frustration."

Malda incident result of Centre's interference: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday termed as "unfortunate" the killing of a RPF constable by hawkers at Malda and said this was a result of Centre's interference in law and order situation in the state.

Too much interference from centre in state affairs: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged "too much interference" from the central government in affairs of the state and held such developments were "unacceptable" in a federal structure.

BJP scotches speculation of tacit understanding with TMC

The BJP on Monday sought to scotch speculation of its tacit understanding with the Trinamool Congress, saying the cordial relationship between the Centre and the state government should not be misunderstood as bonhomie.

Too much interference in federal structure unacceptable: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday slammed the Centre for "too much interference" in the federal structure and said it was unacceptable.

Modi and Mamata are dictatorial and together: Jairam Ramesh

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee were "two sides of a coin" as they were both "dictatorial", Congress on Sunday said attacking the ruling parties at the Centre and the state and claimed that they have reached a tacit understanding.

Bengal CM, Bollywood stars to attend IPL 2015 final
Bengal CM, Bollywood stars to attend IPL 2015 final

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Governor K.N. Tripathi along with several Bollywood stars like Ranveer Singh and Anushka Sharma would grace the Indian Premier League (IPL) final at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday.

Mamata Banerjee slams Opposition for instigating violence

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday criticised opposition parties for allegedly "trying to disturb" peaceful atmosphere in the state by "instigating violence" and said her government would not allow division of people along religious lines.

Why 21st July Commission Report not placed in WB House: BJP

The lone BJP member in the West Bengal Assembly Shamik Bhattacharya on Friday sought a reply from the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government as to why the 21st July Commission report was not yet placed in the House.

Mamata Banerjee denounces use of violence as tool of political fight

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday decried the tendency to use violence as a tool of political fight, saying anti-socials were being mobilised to tackle political challenge thrown by Trinamool Congress after failure to do it politically.

My govt delivered the best despite various hurdles: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, whose government completes four years in office on Wednesday, said despite financial constraints and other hurdles her government has delivered its best and fulfilled its commitments to the people.

BJP, TMC workers hurl crude bombs at each other in Birbhum district; 2 injured
BJP, TMC workers hurl crude bombs at each other in Birbhum district; 2 injured

The turf war between Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party turned violent on Wednesday after members of the two parties clashed with each other in Birbhum district.

Mamata government has ruined Bengal in four years: Biman Bose

Slamming the Trinamool Congress regime for "ruining" the future of the state, Left Front Chairman Biman Bose on Tuesday said the fourth anniversary of the TMC regime represented lawlessness in West Bengal.

Mamata asks Centre to route NREGA money through post offices

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday urged the Centre to route NREGA funds through post offices in places where there are no banks.

Mamata to visit London in July

 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said she will visit London in the last week of July.