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Sovan Chatterjee, ex-Kolkata mayor who joined BJP, seeks protection after TMC govt withdraws security

Sovan Chatterjee, a former close aide of Mamata Banerjee, had joined the BJP on August 14.

Aug 18, 2019, 18:32 PM IST

Sovan Chatterjee, TMC MLA and Mamata's close aide, joins BJP

Believed to have been a close confidant of Mamata in times gone by, Sovan Chatterjee's entry in BJP is expected to be yet another setback for the West Bengal CM as well as the TMC.

Aug 14, 2019, 17:19 PM IST

Minister Firhad Hakim elected new mayor of Kolkata

After senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee stepped down from the post of Kolkata mayor, Firhad Hakim was on Thursday elected as the new mayor of Kolkata. 

Nov 22, 2018, 21:03 PM IST

TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee quits as Kolkata Mayor

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Sovan Chatterjee on Thursday resigned from the post of Kolkata mayor.

Nov 22, 2018, 16:05 PM IST

Narada sting probe: Kolkata Mayor's wife quizzed by ED

Wife of Kolkata Municipal Corporation Mayor Sovan Chatterjee was interrogated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday.

Nov 28, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

Fire in multi-storied office building in South Kolkata, no casualty

Fire broke out on the third floor of a multi-storied building which houses mostly offices in the southern part of the city's Pretoria Street this afternoon, police said.

Jul 20, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

Heavy monsoon showers leave Kolkata roads waterlogged

Several roads were waterlogged and traffic was thrown out of gear as the city experienced heavy downpour on Tuesday.

Jul 11, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Narada Sting case: Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee summoned by ED

West Bengal ministers, including Urban Development Minister Firhad Hakim, Transport Minister Suvendu Adhikari, Environment Minister Sovan Chatterjee, Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Minister Subrata Mukherjee have also been named in the FIR.

Jul 10, 2017, 14:00 PM IST

ED registers PMLA case in Narada sting involving TMC leaders

The ED has registered a money laundering case in the Narada 'sting' where a number of Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders, including MPs and ministers, were allegedly seen on camera taking money.

Apr 28, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Resignation of Mayor demanded at Kolkata Municipal Corporation

The Opposition today demanded resignation of Mayor Sovan Chatterjee on Narada issue when he presented the budget for 2017/18 at the Kolkata Municipal Corporation.

Mar 18, 2017, 15:31 PM IST

Massive fire at Kolkata's Burabazaar: Flames not doused even after 12 hours, 30 fire tenders on spot

Fire department officials said the fire intensified due to the presence of inflammable material, including plastic and gas cylinders

Feb 28, 2017, 10:20 AM IST

Fire breaks out in Kolkata government hospital

Sixteen fire tenders were rushed to the hospital.

Nov 21, 2016, 13:05 PM IST

Fire breaks out in Kolkata bank

A major fire broke out on Tuesday at a branch of a nationalized bank. 

Jul 05, 2016, 14:01 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee to leave for Dhaka on June 5

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will leave here for Dhaka on June 5 and join Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will formally sign the Land Boundary Agreement along with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina the next day.

Jun 01, 2015, 19:14 PM IST

We depend on big business but small is always beautiful: Mamata Banerjee

In an apparent dig at Left parties, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said some political elements call for strikes at the drop of a hat and her party Trinamool was not like that.

Jun 01, 2015, 19:13 PM IST

Three MPs, one minister to accompany Mamata Banerjee to London

West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra and three MPs from the state would accompany Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in her maiden visit to London in July.

Jun 01, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Sovan Chatterjee to be new Kolkata Mayor

Sovan Chatterjee will be the new mayor of Kolkata, the newly elected Trinamool Congress councillors of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation decided at their first meeting Sunday in the presence of party chief Mamata Banerjee.

Jun 06, 2010, 21:00 PM IST