Mamata Banerjee

387 arrested, 52 vehicles seized in West Bengal for lockdown violation

As many as 387 people have been arrested and 52 vehicles seized across West Bengal for violating the coronavirus lockdown restriction, police said on Saturday.

Apr 04, 2020, 21:27 PM IST

Trinamool Congress unlikely to attend PM Narendra Modi's interaction with floor leaders of parties

The Trinamool Congress will not attend the interaction with Prime Minister Narendra Modi scheduled to be held on April 8, party sources said on Saturday.

Apr 04, 2020, 21:20 PM IST

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee thanks SRK for his 'humane benefaction'

SRK recently announced in a statement that, through his IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), he will contribute to the PM-Cares Fund.

Apr 04, 2020, 17:19 PM IST

Coronavirus Lockdown: WB CM Mamata Banerjee explains 'Social Distancing'

Amid crisis, the world is battling against coronavirus, meanwhile, WB Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee explains Social Distancing by coming on the streets. She started making marks on the road to spread awareness among the people of the state.

Mar 26, 2020, 18:58 PM IST

Ban domestic flights to curb spread of coronavirus: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee tells PM Modi

Amid growing demand for the closure of domestic flights, Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday (March 23) said that the Centre would soon take a call on suspending domestic flights to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country.

Mar 23, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

Bengal Municipal polls deferred amid coronavirus scare, says SEC

The delegation from all parties met the State Election Commissioner and urged him to postpone the polls in the wake of Coronavirus outbreak. 

Mar 16, 2020, 18:10 PM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee spotted dancing at mass marriage ceremony of tribal girls

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday (March 5) attended a mass marriage ceremony of Adivasi girls and boys held in Malda district and she was also seen shaking a leg with Adivasi women.

Mar 05, 2020, 19:37 PM IST

All who have cast votes and elected the PM, CM are citizens, says Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday (March 3) said that all who have cast votes and elected the Prime Minister, Chief Minister, Assembly, Zilla Parishad are citizens of India.

Mar 03, 2020, 21:09 PM IST

Saddened by recent riots, genocide given communal colours: Mamata on Delhi violence

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday hit out at the Centre terming the communal violence in Delhi a 'state-sponsored genocide and that BJP was trying to replicate the 'Gujarat model of riots' across the country. "It was a planned genocide, yet BJP has not apologised for it. And shamelessly they came here and said they want to capture Bengal," she said.

Mar 02, 2020, 14:38 PM IST

Union minister Amit Shah to boost BJP's anti-Mamata campaign in Kolkata

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will kick start a BJP mass campaign against the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal and try to give a push to the saffron outfit`s drive backing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) during a day-long trip here on Sunday.

Feb 29, 2020, 23:31 PM IST

Amit Shah chairs 24th Eastern Zonal Council meet, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee attends

The meeting is being hosted by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik

Feb 28, 2020, 13:37 PM IST

Darjeeling municipality election put on hold till April 30 by Jalpaiguri circuit bench

The court ordered that the status quo be maintained and fixed April 24 as the next date of hearing in the matter.

Feb 21, 2020, 08:13 AM IST

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee expresses concern over 'reduction' in funds from Centre in letter to PM Narendra Modi

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday expressed concern over the "steady reduction" and "inordinate delay" in the release of funds from Centre to West Bengal in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In her letter, CM Banerjee asserted that despite the state's high GSDP, that grew by 10.4 per cent, against the national GDP growth of 5 per cent in 2019-20.

Feb 20, 2020, 20:54 PM IST

Breaking news: BJP responsible for ex-TMC MP Tapas Paul's death, says West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday (February 19) blamed BJP-led government at the Centre for the death of veteran Bengali actor and former TMC MP Tapas Paul.

Feb 19, 2020, 13:00 PM IST

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee not invited for Kolkata metro corridor inauguration, Trinamool Congress boycotts event

The name of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is missing from the invitation of the inauguration of Phase I of East-West Metro corridor between Salt Lake Sector-V to Salt Lake Stadium on Thursday. Union Ministers Piyush Goyal and Babul Supriyo have been invited for the inauguration ceremony. 

Feb 13, 2020, 17:48 PM IST

Watch Debate: AAP's free model will work in other states too?

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Today's question for debate is- ' AAP's free model will work in other states too?'. Watch this debate to know more.

Feb 12, 2020, 11:32 AM IST

West Bengal Budget 2020-21: Mamata Banerjee govt announces free electricity, housing for permanent tea garden workers

The Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress (TMC) presented its last full Budget ahead of the 2021 assembly election.

Feb 10, 2020, 16:22 PM IST

CAA, NRC, NPR like black magic, says Mamata Banerjee

The Chief Minister said she was not part of any group that spews hatred and blamed the BJP for inciting the firing outside Shaheen Bagh and Jamia Millia Islamia.

Feb 04, 2020, 23:45 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP gets TMC support in Delhi Assembly election 2020

Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has received support from the Trinamool Congress (TMC) of Mamata Banerjee for the Delhi Assembly election 2020. TMC national spokesperson Derek O' Brien on Thursday backed AAP in Delhi election and uploaded a video on his Twitter handle in which he endorsed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the candidate from Rajendra Nagar constituency Raghav Chadha and all AAP candidates in the 68 other Assembly seats of the national capital.

Jan 30, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

After Kerala, Punjab and Rajasthan, West Bengal to bring resolution against CAA today

According to reports, the resolution will be brought in a special assembly session at 2 pm today.

Jan 27, 2020, 07:51 AM IST