June 10, 2019 10:16 am
According to the local residents, it’s not only Saturday’s incident, but the area has been tense since the Lok Sabha results were declared.
December 18, 2018 3:57 pm
In a tweet wishing people on 'Minority Rights Day', Banerjee said that over 1.7 crore students received minority scholarships in the state
October 11, 2018 3:21 pm
Kanyashree scheme was launched in 2011 soon after Banerjee came to power in West Bengal toppling the 34-year-rule of the Left Front government.
August 25, 2018 5:06 am
"I think it is a victory of democracy and victory of the people. I want to dedicate it to the people of the country," Banerjee said.
June 06, 2018 4:46 am
The ministers were dropped from the Cabinet, asking them to concentrate on TMC’s activities ahead of next year’s Lok Sabha polls.
April 20, 2018 7:26 pm
Speaking at a gathering of cable TV operators here, Banerjee asked them to stay vigilant and urged them not to beam news items involving communal violence that can fuel trouble and unrest elsewhere.
October 01, 2017 4:57 pm
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, earlier while inaugurating a Durga Puja, was quoted as saying that her government would foil any attempt to divide people during the coming religious occasions.
August 01, 2017 6:36 pm
"Whatever happens, everyone should remember that I am ready to give up my life but I will never support dividing (the state) into parts. I love the hills like all other districts of West Bengal. But people must remember that the hills are a part of West Bengal and will remain so in the future," Mamata Banerjee said.
July 26, 2017 6:11 am
Darjeeling has been witnessing indefinite strike called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha, demanding a separate state of Gorkhaland, since June. In a written reply to the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said there was no proposal to constitute a committee to look into the separate state demand.
January 09, 2016 10:01 am
Speaking at the inaugural session of the Bengal Global Business Summit in Kolkata, Mamata said, “Elections will continue and our government will continue. Don’t worry about that. There’s no time to waste.”