02 Sep 2015
Kolkata: Accusing TMC government of using 'anti-democratic measures' to foil the general strike called by central trade unions in West Bengal, the Left Front today said that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was opposed to the strike to present herself as a 'valuable ally of BJP'.
01 Sep 2015
Siliguri (West Bengal): Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government has been 'depriving' common people in the state from benefits of the Central schemes.
26 Aug 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal government is taking steps for formally staking claim to Rasogolla as the state's invention through the GI route at a time when the famous sweetmeat finds itself at the centre of a debate as to where it originated.
20 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Attacking the Centre for not releasing funds for state projects after announcing them with fanfare, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today threatened to launch an agitation.
16 Jul 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today laid the foundation stone of Soujanya, a new state government guest house, which will also host important programmes of national and international importance at the city's Hastings area.
29 Jul 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is cutting short her London visit in view of the cyclonic storm which lashed parts of three districts in the state since last night.
04 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Looking to obtain Central help for flood-hit West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is set to reach the national capital on August 11 and has sought a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during her visit.
26 Jul 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the administration was prepared to cope with any situation arising due to heavy rains which are predicted in the state in the next 48 hours.
08 Aug 2015
Kolkata: A student was beaten to death inside a college in West Bengal yesterday allegedly during a clash between two groups of students. The incident took place at Sabang Sajanikanta Mahavidyalaya in West Midnapore district.
03 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Flood situation in South Bengal districts today remained grim after fresh water was released from different barrages, compounding the woes of over 37 lakh people in 12 affected districts.