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mamta banerjee


Baguiati teens' murder: Prime accused arrested as he tries to flee state

September 10, 2022 12:39 am

According to the police, the two boys were travelling in a car when they were allegedly strangulated by main accused Satyendra Chowdhury and his accomplices last month.

Sambit Patra slams Mamata, says Bengal No.1 in post-poll violence

September 25, 2021 10:09 am

Patra was in the city to participate in a door-to-door campaign for BJP’s Bhabanipur by-poll candidate Priyanka Tibrewal.

TMC mouthpiece 'Jango Bangla' to become daily in new avatar

July 11, 2021 10:00 am

TMC general secretary Abhishek Banerjee used a hashtag "#NaboRupeJagoBangla" (Jago Bangla in new form) and announced that the mouthpiece will get a fresh make over.

West Bengal to employ 32,000 teachers by next March: CM Mamata Banerjee

June 22, 2021 10:30 am

The appointment process to fill up at least 14,000 vacancies in the upper primary level (classes 5-8) and 10,500 in the primary level (classes 1-4) will be completed before the Durga Puja in October.

Bengal elections: How 'Khela hobe' has become a slogan for both TMC and BJP

March 16, 2021 12:34 pm

Over the last few days, Trinamool Congress as well as BJP leaders across West Bengal have been raising the 'khela hobe' slogan. What is its significance and how did it become so popular?

Bengal Govt revises lockdown dates for the fourth time, Oppn calls it farce

August 04, 2020 5:21 am

This is for the fourth time that the state government has revised the August dates of the lockdown that was introduced last month to check the spread of coronavirus in the state.

Central teams say Bengal not helping; Maharashtra wants trains for migrants

April 22, 2020 7:25 am

Citing frequent lockdown violations in certain states, the Home Ministry had on Sunday said teams would be sent to the Opposition-ruled states of West Bengal, Maharashtra and Rajasthan, besides Madhya Pradesh.

Identify symptomatic people, ramp up testing: Abhijit’s suggestions to Mamata

April 08, 2020 2:22 am

During the interaction with Mamata, Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee suggested that the state use its network to survey groups of people with fever or cough, followed by rapid testing and isolation.

Mamta Banerjee: BJP resorting to politics of killing

August 29, 2018 5:15 am

The chief minister also criticised the BJP for “showing disrespect” to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee by taking out ‘Asthi Kalash’ Yatras.

Mamta Banerjee on lateral entry recruitment: No objection to talent joining Centre...but wider debate needed

June 13, 2018 12:18 am

The Centre's move has already triggered a political controversy with opposition parties slamming it. Mamata Banerjee is the latest to join the debate.


IE 100 2022: List of most powerful Indians

April 21, 2022 10:24 am

As the PM now for eight years, Modi remains disruptor-in-chief with a regularity that expands his presence and crimps his critics. Yogi Adityanath towers over the horizon, having entered the top five Sangh Parivar club. He ranks just after Mukesh Ambani.

Bengal civic polls: Trinamool Congress shows its grip on state with clean sweep

October 10, 2015 10:20 pm

The victories reiterate the Trinamool Congress’ continuing hold over urban electorate.

Narendra Modi begins Bangladesh Tour, launches bus services between two countries

June 07, 2015 8:23 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today began his historic two-day visit to Bangladesh.