The Telegraph
Thursday , May 3 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999

Delhi tests Mamata ‘convergence’ ground

Union urban development minister Kamal Nath met Mamata Banerjee in Delhi tonight and expressed hope that there would be “convergence” on the Congress’s presidential candidate. ...   | Read..

Muezzins to get Rs 1000 a month

Mamata Banerjee today announced a monthly honorarium of Rs 1,000 for muezzins working in mosques across the state. ...   | Read..

Hope and discontent on pollution

The Bengal government today expressed hope that the central moratorium on setting up major industries in Haldia and Asansol would be lifted soon but sources in Delhi sai...   | Read..

Extortion cuffs on cops

Two police officers were arrested for allegedly extorting money from a trader in Murshidabad while four more cops were suspended for collecting money from truck drivers i...   | Read..

Tonsured for tiff with granny

A kangaroo court allegedly held by Trinamul Congress workers tonsured a youth and paraded him through an East Midnapore village today accusing him of tying up his grandmo...   | Read..

May Day assault

Trinamul Congress activists allegedly beat up a furniture shop owner in Durgapur and threatened to burn him alive because he attended a flag-hoisting programme organised ...   | Read..
Mamata Banerjee at Writers’ on Wednesday. Picture by Amit Datta