02 Mar 2015
Burdwan: West Bengal government's ambitious scheme to provide free land to the landless to build homes has achieved spectacular success in Burdwan district, a top district official has claimed.
13 Feb 2015
Kolkata: The Trinamool Congress on Friday said it would oppose the 'draconian' land ordinance and the ordinance on raising FDI cap in insurance, for which it was coordinating with other opposition parties.
09 Mar 2015
Kolkata: The 24th state conference of the CPI(M) began here on Monday with an aim to revamp the party organisation and bring in new faces ahead of next year's assembly election in West Bengal.
26 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress described the railway budget proposals, presented on Thursday in Parliament, as "anti-people and anti-development" aimed only at befooling people.
15 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress General Secretary Mukul Roy rubbished reports that he was looking to form a new political outfit, a day after party chief Mamata Banerjee virtually initiated the process of clipping the wings of the party number two in a major reshuffle of its organisation.
14 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief MinisterMamata Banerjee on Saturday carried out a major reshuffle in the party set-up, giving additional responsibilities to her close confidants and elevating former union minister Dinesh Trivedi to vice president's post in an exercise that left her close aide Mukul Roy out in the cold.
05 Feb 2015
Kolkata: The BJP on Thursday said Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose's resignation from the party indicated that cracks in the party were getting wider with every passing day.
26 Jan 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress Monday regretted that the state's tableau was not allowed to take part in the 66th Republic Day parade in New Delhi.
27 Feb 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said she was ready to work with opposition CPI(M) on the issue of secularism and warned her government would take stern steps if incidents of conversions took place in the state.
14 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Former Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose, who was arrested by the CBI in connection with the Saradha scam and later granted conditional bail, visited the CBI office on Saturday here for further interrogation.