28 Jul 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday condoled the death of eminent writer Mahasweta Devi, saying the state has lost "a glorious mother".
15 Jul 2016
Darjeeling: Five people were injured when a vehicle in President Pranab Mukherjee's convoy skidded off the road this morning and went down a cliff, 30 kms from here, while he was on his way to Bagdogra to catch a flight to Delhi.
07 Jul 2016
Malda (WB): BJP state president Dilip Ghosh today lambasted the Mamata Banerjee government for its alleged failure to check border crimes, "growing religious fundamentalism" and its alleged links with terrorist groups operating from Bangladesh.
01 Jul 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today greeted Uttar Pradesh counterpart Akhilesh Yadav on his birthday.
07 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today expressed confidence and optimism on rolling out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), even as she raised concern over 'Smart City' project, another flagship project of the BJP-led NDA government.
07 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in her first meeting with business chambers since assuming office for the second term urged business leaders to "act" instead of merely speaking and praising the government.
19 May 2016
Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee, the stormy petrel of West Bengal politics, once again proved a master strategist decimating the new Left-Congress combination and the BJP all of whom sought to checkmate her return to power.
04 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee yesterday launched a multilingual mobile application of the state electricity distribution company to help its customers get better service.
28 May 2016
Kolkata: As a goodwill measure after taking charge as the Chief Minister today, Mamata Banerjee announced an interim relief for all state government employees on band pay, which was a long-pending demand.
27 May 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday congratulated TMC leader Mamata Banerjee after she was sworn-in as West Bengal's chief minister for a second term.