Martyrs Day
West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.22

Jobs for kin of deceased agitators

The Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) on Thursday gave jobs to the kin of 13 of the 17 persons who had died during the agitations demanding a separate Gorkhaland in the hills since 2007. On...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 28.07.22

Jobs for 17 statehood martyrs’ kin

Bengal on Wednesday reported 1,273 Covid-19 infections, 2,461 recoveries and five deaths. Currently, Bengal has 20,094 active cases, including 472 at hospitals, according to a state bulletin. The rec...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 22.07.22

Women crowd at Martyrs' Day rally

The Martyrs’ Day rally on Thursday was marked by an impressive presence of women, which Trinamul leaders claimed was unprecedented with no political event in recent memory drawing so many women....
By Snehamoy Chakraborty and Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.07.22

Abhishek dons master’s role for workers

Mamata Banerjee focussed on macro issues in the July 21 Martyrs’ Day address on Thursday, while her nephew Abhishek dwelt on micro issues like the Trinamul Congress’s priorities and stress...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.07.22

Didi call for change

Referring to the BJP’s return to power in Maharashtra after Uddhav Thackeray’s government fell to a coup, she said: “They think, now that they’ve broken Mumbai, they will break...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.22

Didi predicts BJP's end

Mamata Banerjee issued a clarion call to oust the BJP in 2024, saying that Bengal would show the way by creating jobs and developing infrastructure to promote development of the state in a Martyrs'...
By Our Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.22

Ensure Covid norms, says HC

The Calcutta High Court on Wednesday directed that the West Bengal government's Health and Family Welfare department guidelines be followed while holding the Martyrs' Day rally by the ruling T...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 21.07.22

Martyrs’ Day rally likely to affect Kolkata traffic

Mamata Banerjee, who visited the July 21 rally venue for an hour on Wednesday evening to oversee the arrangements, issued a public apology for the disruption the event is likely to cause. “We c...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.22

Martyr’s Day: Trinamul erects gigantic stage

Flagship event, the martyrs’ day of July 21, is expected to multiply in size and fervour this year. After a two-year hiatus—induced by the Covid-19 pandemic—Trinamul has planned a ma...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.22

Mamata sets the tone for Martyrs’ Day

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked everyone to cooperate with the administration for Thursday’s Martyrs’ Day rally in Calcutta and urged all to witness the event, which according to the Tr...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


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