May 19, 2022 8:26 pm
Partha Chatterjee was the minister of education when most of the alleged irregularities occurred while Paresh Adhikari is facing questions about his daughter’s appointment.
May 19, 2022 2:36 pm
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's statement comes after the Calcutta High Court directed the CBI, which is probing the alleged irregularities into the recruitment of teachers in West Bengal government schools, to seek assistance of central forces in securing the state’s SSC office.
May 19, 2022 6:39 am
She also accused the Narendra Modi government of engineering communal disturbances to divert people's attention from the issues affecting them such as price rise.
May 19, 2022 6:05 am
Speaking at party meetings in Midnapore and Jhargram, the Trinamool Congress chairperson said, “The central government owes Rs 97,000 crore to Bengal."
May 19, 2022 5:44 am
Directing the party cadres at the grassroots level to say “ami noi, amra (we, not I)”, the TMC chairperson said the party leaders should work together, and their approach should be collective.
May 18, 2022 5:47 am
Presiding over an administrative review meeting in the district, the CM also alleged that ‘miscreants’ from neighbouring Jharkhand and Bihar were coming to West Bengal with firearms and committing crimes.
May 18, 2022 7:32 am
The bench, however, imposed stringent conditions like police security for the interrogators and allowed the ED to approach it if there was any obstruction or interference. Abhishek Banerjee is the nephew of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
May 17, 2022 5:58 am
The CM will hand over appointment letters of 100 special home guards to surrendered Maoists or one member of each family who was killed in Maoist attacks, sources said.
May 17, 2022 4:35 pm
On April 28, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had announced that her government would accommodate 412 students who were forced to return to the state from Ukraine following the Russian invasion.
May 14, 2022 6:15 am
As part of the 'Unnayaner Pathey 11 Bochor' campaign that is being organised in all districts, 631 static exhibitions will be held at various venues, including educational institutions and government offices, to showcase “achievements and successful initiatives” of the government from May 5 to 20.
December 21, 2021 10:21 pm
Mamata Banerjee arrived in Guwahati in the afternoon and drove straight to the temple atop the Nilachal Hills where she was received by the temple's priests.
October 03, 2021 9:49 pm
The Trinamool Congress has also won the Shamserganj and Jangipur seats.
September 30, 2021 10:44 pm
The voter turnout at the Bhabanipur constituency stood at 53.32 per cent at 5 pm.
August 06, 2021 9:02 pm
Mamata Banerjee blamed the DVC for being responsible for the floods in Bengal.
May 05, 2021 12:48 pm
Mamata Banerjee took oath at Raj Bhavan amid post-poll violance in West Bengal that claimed at least 14 lives in two days.
April 26, 2021 8:08 pm
Voting for the penultimate phase is being held at 12,068 polling stations. At least 796 companies of central forces have been deployed.
April 13, 2021 10:56 am
Narendra Modi during BJP rally took shots at Mamata Banerjee for her provocative remarks and highlighted how BJP supporters have been attacked.
April 01, 2021 4:35 pm
After days of high decibel campaigning by political parties, voting for the second phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal and Assam is currently underway.
March 25, 2021 4:36 pm
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Sources said the Election Commission has sought a report from West Bengal Chief Secretary Allapan Bandyopadhyay, its general observer Ajay Naik and special police observer Vivek Dubey on the incident by 5pm Friday.
June 22, 2020 6:03 pm
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is holding an indefinite protest following the CBI's attempt to interrogate the Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar.
June 22, 2020 6:10 pm
Bengal FM Amit Mitra talks about demonetisation, the problems with GST, failing Centre-state relations, the need for protecting and building institutions such as the RBI and CBI, investments in the state, and what the BJP “doesn’t get about Bengal".
June 22, 2020 6:12 pm
Union Minister Uma Bharti has said that leaders across party lines must come together and sort out the Ayodhya dispute through dialogue. She also said that those in the government want to build a temple at the disputed site but will need support from
June 22, 2020 6:16 pm
Over 60 firefighters were pressed into service even as the fire at Kolkata's Bagree market continued to spread. Congested lanes and lack of firefighting mechanism made the task for firefighters extremely difficult. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i
June 22, 2020 6:17 pm
At least one person was killed and 25 others injured in south Kolkata after a portion of the Majherhat bridge collapsed on Tuesday. The rescuers did not find anyone trapped in the debris overnight, but a police officer said clearance operations was
June 22, 2020 6:20 pm
With 40 lakh people being left out of the Assam NRC, there is a huge debate on what their future is. Here's a look at what the Assam NRC is and how the government is addressing the controversies.
June 22, 2020 6:20 pm
Sugata Bose, TMC MP from West Bengal and a prominent historian has been critical of the government in the Parliament. At Idea Exchange, he expresses concern over the ‘poison of religious hatred’ being spread and discusses many pressing issues.
June 22, 2020 6:56 pm
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