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.
30 Jul 2011
Shayandeep is barely 10-year-old but he possesses a maturity found missing in majority of the seniors.
29 Aug 2016
Kolkata: The West Bengal Assembly on Monday passed a resolution to change the name of West Bengal to Bangla in Bengali, Bengal in English and Bangal in Hindi.
28 Aug 2016
Kolkata (WB): Chairman of Multi-Disciplinary Expert Group of state and former West Bengal minister Chandrima Bhattacharya tonight said the fire at Murshidabad Medical College Hospital was a conspiracy.
09 Sep 2016
Kolkata: Former West Bengal minister and Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra was on Friday granted bail by a court, over 21 months after his arrest in the multi-crore rupee Saradha chit fund scam.
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".
01 Jul 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today greeted Uttar Pradesh counterpart Akhilesh Yadav on his birthday.
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.
27 May 2016
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee, who has virtually single-handedly steered her party to a resounding victory in West Bengal, has shored up her stature as a regional satrap but faces numerous challenges on the development front in her second stint as chief minister.
27 May 2016
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was today sworn-in as West Bengal's chief minister for the second time. Forty-one others also were sworn-in as her ministers.