Trinamool Congress does not need chit fund money: Mamata

With the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate closing in on the Saradha money trail, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said her party does not need chit fund money to run its affairs and warned those engaged in "political maligning" to shield the "real culprits"

Another TMC leader draws flak for rape comment

After Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal,a party MLA has sparked controversy with his "insensitive" remark that "as long as the world exists, rape will be there", inviting strong condemnation from women's rights groups and parties with BJP demanding police action against the legislator.

Investors ready to ignore 'malicious lies' about WB: Mamata

A lot of foreign investors are keen to invest in West Bengal and are ignoring the "malicious lies" about the state government, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday as she hit out at the critics of her recent tour of Singapore.

Rapes will continue to occur as long as world exists: TMC MLA Dipak Haldar
Rapes will continue to occur as long as world exists: TMC MLA Dipak Haldar

In an outrageous comment, a Trinamool Congress MLA said rapes will continue to occur as long as the world exists.

 

Mitra slams Jaitley for questioning Mamata`s Singapore trip

Slamming Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for questioning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s official visit to Singapore, state finance minister Amit Mitra on Sunday said that the former was doing "politics" and criticised him for making comments without knowing the developmental process in the state.

Why go to Singapore when against FDI, Jaitley asks Mamata

Arun Jaitley questioned West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee`s recent Singapore visit to attract investment, noting that her Trinamool Congress had opposed FDI in defence on the ground that it was opposed to foreign funding.

Arun Jaitley questions Mamata`s Singapore trip

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday questioned the inconsistency between West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s opposition to FDI in defence and her trip to Singapore to seek foreign investment.

BJP demands white paper on Mamata Banerjee`s Singapore visit

The BJP Saturday demanded that the West Bengal government issue a white paper on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s maiden foreign visit to Singapore.

BJP demands white paper on Mamata`s Singapore trip

The BJP on Saturday demanded that the West Bengal government should publish a white paper about Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s trip to Singapore to attract investments.

Trinamool leader calls for burning `real` human effigies!

Even as the controversy surrounding Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal`s rape and kill remarks is yet to subside, a party legislator has now talked about burning "real human effigies".

Several pacts signed at Mamata`s Singapore visit

Three major agreements were signed on Wednesday during West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s five-day visit to Singapore aimed at attracting investments for the state.

Mamata pays tribute at INA Memorial in Singapore

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday paid tribute at the Indian National Army (INA) Memorial here.

Operators defer three-day bus strike in West Bengal

People of West Bengal were spared hardship as private bus and minibus operators in the state on Tuesday deferred their three-day strike from tomorrow as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is not in the country.

West Bengal, Singapore to jointly set up business centre in Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held talks with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

BJP demands to know about spending of Mamata`s Singapore trip

West Bengal BJP President Rahul Sinha today demanded that the details of expenditure incurred on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s ongoing Singapore visit be made public.

Mamata Banerjee in Singapore to attract investments to West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is paying a five-day official visit to Singapore from Monday.

Mamata leaves for Singapore to rope in investment

Expressing hope that talks during her Singapore visit can open new possibilities, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday night urged everyone, especially the media to be positive of her trip which is aimed at roping in investment for the state.

Mamata Banerjee off to Singapore; to seek investment on 1st trip abroad

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday embarked on her maiden foreign visit to Singapore for attracting investment and partnership, even as opposition parties expressed scepticism about the state gaining anything from her initiative.

Mamata greets people on Janmashtami

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday greeted the people on the occasion of Janmashtami.

Mamata Banerjee will leave for Singapore on Sunday to attract investment

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee would embark on her maiden foreign visit to Singapore on Sunday after assuming office in 2011, with an agenda to attract investment in the state.