West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.19

The 'humble submission' made by Mamata Banerjee

You heard from the chief secretary that an unfortunate incident, after it took place on the night of June 10, the government has continuously persisted with the process in various ways so that it is p...
By Compiled by Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.11.19

Note-ban plan gains currency

The Mamata Banerjee government has decided to bring the 133 labourers who returned from Kashmir on Monday under a scheme meant to help those who had lost jobs in the wake of demonetisation.The Samarth...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.19

Prashant Kishor attends TMC poll review meet

Election strategist Prashant Kishor on Friday attended a closed-door meeting that Mamata Banerjee held with Trinamul’s West Midnapore leaders to analyse election results, making his first appearance...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.19

Prashant Kishor meets Mamata Banerjee at Nabanna

Poll consultant Prashant Kishor on Thursday met Mamata Banerjee at Nabanna amid murmurs that the talks had been necessitated by the clamour for “cut money refunds” in Bengal.Earlier this month, Tr...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.06.19

Official to doctors: Now is the time to hold talks with state govt

The protest by junior doctors had reached its high point and they should now hold talks with the state government and resume work, the director of medical education told the protesters at the NRS Medi...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.06.20

Plan to disinfect Nabanna

The chief minister has said Nabanna, the state secretariat at Howrah, will be sanitised on Thursday and Friday after two drivers tested positive for Covid-19.“Nabanna will be closed for two days —...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.08.19

Glare on culture hub scan in Calcutta

A plan to ensure better surveillance of 14 vital installations under the information and cultural affairs (I&CA) department by installing 600 CCTV cameras has set off rumblings in Nabanna after it...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.04.20

Mills told to start with 15% hands

Bengal chief minister said on Wednesday that jute mills in the state could operate with 15 per cent of the workforce on a day the Union government tried its best to pursue Nabanna to reopen them to ad...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar and Pinak Ghosh in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.06.19

Chief secretary Malay De sets ball rolling

Bengal chief secretary Malay De started Saturday evening’s Nabanna news conference, addressed later by chief minister Mamata Banerjee.The move was indicative of her attempt to underscore the importa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.06.19

Junior doctors also keen to talk

Junior doctors on strike at NRS Medical College and Hospital said they were always ready for talks and hinted at a rethink on the insistence that the chief minister should meet them on the campus.“Y...
By Subhankar Chowdhury and Aditya Nag in Calcutta


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