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.
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.
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.
21 Jul 2015
Kolkata: Attacking the Narendra Modi government for slashing funds for Central schemes in the state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said her party Trinamool Congress (TMC) will not bow its head before BJP and will launch movement against it.
18 Jul 2015
Belpahari (WB): All India Trinamool Youth Congress president and West Bengal Chief Minister's nephew Abhishek Banerjee has sparked off a controversy after he claimed that the Mamata Banerjee government had 'killed' dreaded Maoist leader Kishenji in 2011.
24 Jul 2015
Kolkata: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan and former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly bonded at a Pro Kabaddi League 2015 match between Bengal Tigers and Jaipur Pink Panther in Kolkata recently.
15 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Chief Ministers of nine Congress- ruled states as well as those of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and Odisha today kept away from NITI Aayog's Governing Council meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss various issues, including the Land Bill.
16 Jun 2015
Raiganj: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the state will progress if the districts develop properly. "That is why my ministers and myself are regularly visiting the districts with officers like the DMs, SDOs, BDOs, OCs and Zilla Sabhadipatis", she told reporters after holding a review meeting of the work being done in South and North Dinajpur districts.
29 May 2015
Kolkata: Amid talk of bonhomie between the two, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has decided to accompany Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his two-day visit to Bangladesh beginning June 6.
23 Jun 2015
Kolkata: Kicking off a controversy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek has publicly threatened to 'chop off hands and tear out eyes' if anyone dared to challenge the ruling party.