Bengal Chief Minister

Modi's birthday: In first tweet of the day, Mamata Banerjee greets PM

The West Bengal Chief Minister has been one of the harshest critics of the BJP and Modi.

published on : 17th September 2019

Mamata likely to meet PM on September 18, BJP calls it desperate attempt to save herself from CBI

The saffron party which won 18 out of a total of 42 Lok Sabha seats in Bengal, only four less than TMC's tally of 22, is eyeing to deseat Banerjee's party in the 2021 state polls.

published on : 16th September 2019

Protect constitutional rights in 'Super Emergency' era: Mamata Banerjee on International Day of Democracy

The West Bengal Chief Minister urged the countrymen to safeguard the constitutional values upon which independent India was founded.

published on : 15th September 2019

Ahead of Durga Puja, BJP opens new front in West Bengal to target Mamata

'At least 80 puja organisers are in touch with us this year and we are all set to be part of their Durga Puja committees,' said a senior BJP leader in Kolkata.

published on : 26th July 2019

Budget hikes will hit transport, market and kitchens: Mamata Banerjee

'As a result, price hikes will hit from transport to market to kitchens... This is election prize!!' she added.

published on : 5th July 2019

Mamata holds first meeting of SC, ST MLAs since coming to power eight years ago

During the one-and-a-half-hour-long meeting, they discussed the need to simplify the process to get caste certificates and the problem of land encroachment.

published on : 2nd July 2019

Those living in Bengal will have to learn to speak in Bengali: Mamata Banerjee

'Outsiders are instigating the doctors. I had rightly said that they were involved in yesterday's protest. I had seen some outsiders raising slogans (at SSKM hospital),' she said,

published on : 14th June 2019

Mamata says patients suffering, political parties provoking doctors' strike

The doctors have been agitating since Tuesday after their two colleagues were attacked allegedly by the family of a patient who died during treatment.

published on : 13th June 2019

Whoever messes with us will be decimated: Mamata's Eid message

Banerjee has also been critical of BJP's use of the slogan 'Jai Shri Ram', alleging that the saffron party was mixing religion with politics by repeatedly using the phrase.

published on : 5th June 2019

‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogan row: Mamata’s routes to be sanitised

Alternative routes for West Bengal CM’s convoy to avoid confrontations with BJP activists chanting Jai Shri Ram

published on : 3rd June 2019

'Jai Shri Ram' row: Sakshi Maharaj says Mamata belongs to demon Hirankashyap's family

Mamata Banerjee on Sunday criticised the (BJP) and said that its leaders are using the religious slogan, 'Jai Shri Ram' as their party slogan in a "misconceived manner".

published on : 3rd June 2019

Chant lord Ram's name, it will remove effects of bad spirits: BJP leader tells Mamata Banerjee

In a letter to the TMC chief, BJP leader Praveen Shankar Kapoor said he has also sent her a 'Bhagwan Shri Ram Naam Mantra' and asked her to keep it on her table.

published on : 2nd June 2019

BJP to send 10 lakh 'Jai Shri Ram' postcards to Mamata Banerjee

On Thursday, Banerjee had lost her cool when some men shouted 'Jai Shri Ram' as her motorcade passed through Bhatpara area under Barrackpore Lok Sabha constituency.

published on : 1st June 2019

Supreme Court gives seven-day protection from arrest to Mamata's critic Anirban Das

Das moved the apex court citing the prolonged strike of lawyers in the state and said he fears that his liberty is at grave risk.

published on : 30th May 2019

After saffron surge in West Bengal, Mamata calls for emergency meeting

Bengal witnessed a saffron surge on Thursday as the BJP inflicted a body blow to Trinamool Congress by winning 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state, up from just two in 2014.

published on : 25th May 2019
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