18 Sep 2011
Amidst sharp criticism from the CPM over her proposal to put certain restrictions on public rallies in the state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contemplating on framing a law in this context.
01 Dec 2011
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has expressed grave concern over the dismal condition of children’s hospitals in West Bengal.
16 Sep 2011
In order to bring the Naxalites in the mainstream of the society, the Centre has decided to speed up the development schemes being run in the Naxal affected areas of West Bengal. Working on similar lines, the state government is also striving hard to resume the peace deliberations with the Naxalites through the Civil Society.
13 Sep 2011
Expediting the development process in West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee government has planned to invest Rs 500 crore especially to boost education, health and basic infrastructure in the northern part of the state.
12 Sep 2011
Showing their displeasure over the Jharkhand government’s act of releasing water from the Chandil Dam over Subarnarekha River without any prior information, the West Bengal government has decided to appraise the Centre of this issue.
15 Jan 2012
Beleaguered West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee who is facing piles of political and administrative problems has now decided to show the exit door to many dissident ministers.
25 Aug 2012
Under fire for increasing incidents of rape in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday blasted a section of media houses alleging that they paid money to concoct opinion.
27 Aug 2011
The Central government has decided to assess the loss of crop in the eastern part of India as the overflowing of rivers have washed away standing Kharif crop over a vast stretch of land.
26 Aug 2011
In a bid to apprise the Centre of the growing apathy faced by them in the state, the Left parties met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to complain about the political killings and the alleged attacks on their workers in the state.
18 Aug 2011
In a major setback to the Congress-TMC bonhomie, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee refused setting up of proposed nuclear plant in Haripur region of East Midnapore district of the state. In the same breath, the CM has made it clear that not a single nuclear power plant will be established in the state during her tenure.