Martyrs Day Rally
Opinion  /  Published 24.07.19

The people's discontent with TMC

As political gatherings go, the attendance at Mamata Banerjee’s Martyrs’ Day meet in Calcutta on July 21 was certainly impressive. But the chief minister of West Bengal is known to have conducted ...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.19

Prashant Kishor not on dais but very much on minds

“PK koi? Dekheychho (Where is PK? Have you seen him)?”A councillor of the Calcutta Municipal Corporation was overheard asking a senior Trinamul minister when the latter came out of the VVIP zone a...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.07.19

Crowd test for Trinamul's July 21 rally

Trinamul units in some districts are said to be facing an unprecedented problem: for the first time since the party came to power eight years ago, sections of satraps are struggling to meet the headco...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri/Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.19

Attacks spark CM-BJP duel in Bengal

Mamata Banerjee on Sunday sent an apparent message to Trinamul Congress workers across Bengal to put up resistance against the BJP’s alleged attempts to usurp its political space through use of forc...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty and Sandip Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.19

Mamata's annual message: Turnaround drive

Mamata Banerjee said on Sunday that the Trinamul Congress would turn itself around and become a model political force, implying the need for revitalisation and signalling a resolve to reconnect with t...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.19

Martyrs' Day Rally speech dashes salary hike hope

Mamata Banerjee on Sunday advised state government employees to join the Centre if they wanted salaries on a par with the pay received by the staff of the central government.“Now, I suddenly see, th...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.19

At 36.94 degrees, voices from the Trinamul rally

Hope of a turnaround, cut money, EVM versus ballot and ways to combat the BJP — these were among the most talked-about issues among Trinamul supporters at Sunday’s rally.Thousands braved the oppre...
By Subhajoy Roy and Aditya Nag in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.07.19

Swift clean sweep after Trinamul rally

By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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