Mamata Banerjee flags off 30 trucks carrying relief material for Nepal
Mamata Banerjee flags off 30 trucks carrying relief material for Nepal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday flagged off 30 trucks carrying relief material for quake-hit Nepal.

Modi, Mamata seem to have a secret tie-up: CPI(M)

CPI(M) state secretary Surya Kanta Mishra said on Sunday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seem to have a "secret understanding".

Mamata Banerjee to oversee relief measures at India-Nepal border

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will oversee relief operations at the India-Nepal border on May 4 in the aftermath of the killer earthquake in the neighbouring Himalayan nation.

Mamata Banerjee to oversee relief operations for quake victims at Indo-Nepal border
Mamata Banerjee to oversee relief operations for quake victims at Indo-Nepal border

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will personally oversee relief operations for the earthquake victims at the Indo-Nepal border on Monday.

Harsh Vardhan praises Mamata Banerjee but bats for BJP rule in West Bengal

Heaping praise on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday asserted he is a "strong BJP man" and wished his party would be in power in the state in the future.

BJP's Harsh Vardhan praises Mamata for Bengal civic polls victory

Praising West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as a "fighter", senior BJP leader and Union Minister Harsh Vardhan Friday said he would congratulate her on the victory in civic polls when he meets her during his visit to the state.

Mamata declares Nadia first ODF district in India

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today declared Nadia as the first Open Defecation Free (ODF) district in the country.

Strike cripples life in West Bengal

Normal life in West Bengal on Thursday was thrown out of gear by a state-wide dawn-to-dusk shutdown called by the opposition parties and a nation-wide transport strike by trade unions.

Arvind Kejriwal congratulates Mamata Banerjee on civic poll victory

 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today called up his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee to congratulate her on Trinamool Congress's massive victory in the civic polls.

Bengal strike call: Mamata government, opposition on warpath

As West Bengal`s Mamata Banerjee government and the ruling Trinamool Congress seemed to be going all out to foil the strike and shutdown called by the Left Front and the BJP on Thursday, the communists have threatened a "war" if the administration tried to thwart the protests.

Kolkata civic poll results a wake-up call for national parties: NCP

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Wednesday said the civic poll results in favour of the Trinamool Congress in West Bengal should be a pointer to national parties that they must deliver on promises or people will vote them out.

Civic polls victory answer to Opposition's slander: Mamata Banerjee

With West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress sweeping the civic polls in the city and the state, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Tuesday that the victory was an answer to the Opposition's slanderous campaign against her.

No bandh will be allowed in Bengal: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday opposed the bandh called by Left parties and BJP on April 30 and warned that the administration will take strong action against those participating in the shutdown.

Efforts on to trace people from West Bengal in Nepal

 A crisis management group has been formed to deal with the impact of the quake that hit some parts of West Bengal even as efforts are on to trace over 100 people from the state who were in Nepal during the calamity.

Trinamool Congress secures landslide victory in West Bengal civic polls, big body blow to BJP, Left
Trinamool Congress secures landslide victory in West Bengal civic polls, big body blow to BJP, Left

West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress led by Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday won 70 out of 91 civic bodies across the state while retaining control of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC).

WB: Three more districts to be freed of open defecation

After Nadia becoming the first district in the country to be freed of open defecation, West Bengal would soon have three other districts Hooghly, East Midnapore and North 24 Parganas falling under the same category.

Nepal earthquake: 108 people from West Bengal still missing, says Mamata Banerjee

At least 108 people from West Bengal were missing in earthquake-hit Nepal, where 336 others from the state have been trapped after the devastating natural calamity, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said here on Monday.

Mamata announces quake crisis management group

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday formed a crisis management group to deal with the impact of the devastating Nepal earthquake on three districts of north Bengal and said monetary assistance would be sought from the Centre after detailed assessment of the damages.

West Bengal govt collecting data to ascertain quake damages

West Bengal government is still in the process of collecting data from the remote pockets of North Bengal to ascertain the magnitude of the devastation of the earthquake.

WB Govt. to give compensation to earthquake victims

 Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) government in West Bengal has assured compensation to victims in lieu of the massive earthquake that struck Nepal and parts of northern India.