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Kolkata: Kanchrapara municipality 5 councillors return to TMC

BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya said, “TMC’s goondaism is forcing them to rejoin the party.” 

Waste segregation initiated in 20 new wards: KMC officials

As part of the initiative, each house in the 20 wards were given two bins — a white bin for dry waste and a green one for wet waste.


Kolkata gets its first Muslim mayor, Firhad Hakim

The TMC has 122 seats in the KMC House, the Left Front 14, the BJP five, the Congress two, while one seat is vacant. Sources said one TMC councillor gave the election a miss due to ill-health.

West Bengal elections 2016: ‘From very beginning, this area is known as doosra Pakistan... we resent it’

WITHIN A 10-sq km area and among a population of 15 lakh, more than 10 lakh residents in Kolkata’s Garden Reach are Muslims. With only sporadic pockets in this vast Kolkata Port area on the banks of river Hooghly inhabited by Hindus, the area, locals claim, has always been known as ‘doosra Pakistan’. On Saturday, […]

TMC MLA in soup for ‘comparing Kolkata area to mini-Pak’

In an interview to Dawn’s Maleeha Hamid Siddiqui, Hakim was quoted as saying, “Please come along and let us take you to mini-Pakistan in Kolkata.”

Trinamool remains cold to Modi

The minister said the BJP should have cut its coat according to its cloth, said Firhad Hakim.


Results out,Didi in Delhi today

As the Congress suffered a debacle in the four states,results for which were declared Sunday,Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is set to visit Delhi Monday.

Incessant rains drown Kolkata

Two killed in building collapse. Trains and other services take a hit. Normal life paralysed.

British Airways exploring feasibility of return: Firhad

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is keen that the British Airways return to Kolkata and set their headquarters here,said Urban Development Minister Firhad Hakim today.

Hakim does a Didi: Man detained briefly for questioning him

Bengal Urban Development Minister followed the footsteps of his leader Mamata Banerjee.