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West Bengal Assembly: ‘Those who gave and took cut money equally guilty’, says Partha Chatterjee in House

Speaking on the floor of the Assembly, Chatterjee said, “Those have have taken cut money and those who have paid are equally guilty. Actions will be taken against both parties as per law."

West Bengal Assembly: Two resolutions on ‘rising communalism’ passed by House after a united discussion

The CPM and the Congress have often held the TMC responsible for the rise of communal forces in Bengal.


Kolkata: Speaker dismisses discussion on no-confidence; Congress, Left Front walk out of Assembly

However, during recess, the Business Advisory Committee of the House discussed whether the motion could be taken up on Wednesday due to its tight schedule and decided against it since there was a lack of time.

Kolkata: ‘Not allowed to discuss issue of teachers' pay’, Left, Congress boycott Assembly

When Leader of Opposition Abdul Mannan on Monday raised the issue and sought a discussion on the matter, Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee rejected his demand.

West Bengal Assembly passes Goods and Services Tax Bill

No change in stand, forced to bring ordinance, says Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Congress, Left rule out floor coordination with BJP in Assembly

“When we had urged all parties to unite against the Saradha scam, all parties had responded, except Trinamool and BJP. How can we rely on them?” Mannan asked.


Vote-on-account: No new taxes, West Bengal govt proposes 17% increase in plan outlay

Finance Minister Amit Mitra, with an eye on the Assembly elections, enlisted the government’s “unprecedented” allocation in the social sector.

Brainware University Bill, 2015 passed in West Bengal Assembly

The Brainware University Bill, 2015 will address the growing need for quality facilities in higher education

West Bengal Assembly: Speaker Biman Banerjee urges Congress MLAs to join proceedings

The Congress legislature party had called the boycott Tuesday after the Speaker allegedly turned down their plea for intervention in ensuring democratic process in the formation of the Kharagpur municipal board on June 4.

Tremors within rock Trinamool MC

Suri MLA alleges fund fraud in party-run civic body, suspended.