Central government standing counsel Amit Mahajan opposed the petition and questioned the jurisdiction, saying if at all any cause of action arises, it should be at a court in West Bengal.
“The Padmavati controversy is not only unfortunate but also a calculated plan of a political party to destroy the freedom to express ourselves. We condemn this super emergency. All in the film industry must come together and protest in one voice,” Mamata tweeted.
‘West Bengal is a gateway to the north-eastern region. Our skills, talent and technology is our advantage, which makes the state a great base for UK businesses,’ the CM said in London
The allegation comes days after the former Trinamool leader joined the BJP and fired the first salvo by alleging in a public meeting that Abhishek owns the logo of Biswa Bangla — a brand promoted by the state government.
Roy has written a strongly worded letter to the West Bengal principal secretary, home affairs, and principal secretary for micro, small and medium enterprises on the Biswa Bangla logo.
There is no official word on whether Abhishek will speak. Mamata is in London to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Sister Nivedita.
“Lives of the common people hold no value to this government. The Mamata Banerjee government has lost the trust of the people,” Dilip Ghosh said.
Mukul Roy, the founding member of Trinamool Congress who recently joined the BJP, Friday targeted Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on several issues, ranging from Saradha scam to the dengue outbreak in the state. Speaking at a rally in Rani Rashmoni Road in Kolkata in his first public meeting after joining BJP, Roy alleged that Mamata […]
The former TMC number 2 was referring to recent restrictions on idol immersion during the Durga Puja celebrations in West Bengal. The Mamata Banerjee government had said that idol immersions would not be allowed on October 1, as Muharram also falls on that day.
Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Kamal Haasan, along with director Mahesh Bhatt, will attend the inaugural ceremony, which will be preceded by a cultural event.
Babul Supriyo was in Kolkata to preside over signing of an MoU between heavy industries department and IIT-Kgp to set up a Centre of Excellence on Advanced Manufacturing Technologies on the institute’s campus
Mamata Banerjee further said that demonetisation has “ruined” India’s economy and the country was losing its business to China
Mamata Banerjee had on Monday announced her decision to change the display picture on her Twitter account to ‘black’ on the first anniversary of demonetisation.
Demanding a thorough investigation into the move, Mamata said in a Facebook account that it had failed to yield results.
“Demonetisation was not to combat black money. It was only to convert black money into white money for vested interests of political party in power,” Mamata Banerjee said.