Follow Us:
Saturday, December 14, 2019

Mamata Banejree


West Bengal Basirhat violence: Fault lines run deep in Sandeshkhali’s violence-hit village

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.

Over 1.7 crore students received minority scholarships in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

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

50 lakh girls empowered by Kanyashree scheme, says Mamata Banerjee

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.

Mamata welcomes SC verdict on Panchayat polls, says it's victory of democracy

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.

West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee's govt drops three ministers

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.

Mamata Banerjee urges people to exercise caution on fake news

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.

Muharram observed peacefully in West Bengal, very few requests for Durga idol immersion

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.

Darjeeling unrest: Will never support division of Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee

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.

Mamata Banerjee briefs Rajnath Singh about Darjeeling unrest, West Bengal floods

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.

Bengal Global Business Summit: Mamata Banerjee woos industry, Jaitley promises support

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.”