Mamata Banerjee
West Bengal  /  Published 23.04.19

Central troops helping BJP, says Mamata

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday accused a section of central forces of asking voters in Bengal to vote for the BJP.Hours after the chief minister made the allegation at a public meeting in Hooghly’s Aram...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.04.19

Does tribal appeasement equal tribal welfare?

Deola Tulu and other villagers of Betkundri in Bengal’s Jhargram district are a satisfied lot. They are mostly Santhals. For the last six to seven years, they have experienced government munificence...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

North East  /  Published 19.04.19

Actress campaigns for TMC

Popular Tollywood actress and star campaigner of the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamul Congress (TMC) Nusrat Jahan on Friday took part in a road show in Dhubri town to campaign for Nurul Islam Choudhary, w...
By Mukesh Kr Singh in Dhubri

West Bengal  /  Published 18.04.19

Mamata fires Congress salvo

Mamata Banerjee on Thursday held rallies in Malda, one of the traditional Congress bases in Bengal, and justified the defection of MP Mausam Benazir Noor to Trinamul.“Whatever decision Mausam took w...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.19

Mamata raid jab at PM: rule by fear

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday accused Narendra Modi of trying to rule India through a “reign of fear” and threatening all who oppose him as she slammed the Centre over searches at DMK leader Kanimo...
By Alamgir Hossain in Jangipur


West Bengal  /  Published 18.04.19

Darjeeling's test of unity

The Morcha-Trinamul combine is highlighting the issue of land rights, another long-standing demand, to spin a counter-narrative.“Around 80 per cent people in the hills don’t have land rights… We...
By Devadeep Purohit in Darjeeling

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.19

Reading the early signs in the elections

The Nuffield studies of British general elections, an exercise initiated with the 1945 election, constitute the most authoritative enquiries of electoral politics. Among the reasons it constitutes an ...
By Swapan Dasgupta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.19

Bengal, UP hold key to new govt: Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee said on Tuesday that Uttar Pradesh and Bengal would hold the key to the formation of the new central government as she sought to take the fight against the BJP to a wider canvas. The B...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 14.04.19

BJP promised to consider statehood: Bimal Gurung

Gorkha Janamukti Morcha leader Bimal Gurung, on the run since the 2017 agitation in the Darjeeling hills, has claimed the BJP leadership gave him assurances that it would look into his statehood deman...
By PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 08.04.19

Mamata promises to throw Modi out of power and politics

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying he needs to be thrown out of both the chair but politics for the betterment of the country. Modi did n...
By PTI in Nagrakata(Jalpaiguri)


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