CBI arrests TMC's Anubrata Mondal for 'not cooperating' in cattle smuggling case; ED summons eight IPS officers

Mondal was arrested after almost an hour-long interrogation by a CBI team that arrived at the Birbhum district president's house early on Thursday

published on : 11th August 2022

School recruitment scam: Partha conduct a shame, says Bengal Minister

Hitting out at opposition, Hakim said the leaders and former ministers of Left Front’s regime and Congress were also mentioned in a list under the HC scanner.

published on : 11th August 2022

TMC leader Anubrata Mondal skips CBI appearance in cattle smuggling case

The TMC leader is on his way to state-run SSKM Hospital in the metropolis for a health check-up, a party source said.

published on : 8th August 2022

Mamata Banerjee likely to meet President Murmu, PM Modi 

Sources said that in her meeting with the Prime Minister today, she is likely to discuss multiple issues, including GST dues for her state.

published on : 5th August 2022

Babul Supriyo: From singer to BJP's poster boy to Mamata's minister

After a successful stint as a Hindi playback singer, Supriyo entered politics in 2014, getting a ticket to contest the Lok Sabha elections for the BJP from West Bengal on Ramdev's recommendation.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Money kept in my residences without my knowledge: Partha's close aide

ED sleuths have recovered around Rs 50 crore in cash, along with jewellery, from her two flats in south-west Kolkata and Belghoria.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Didi to reset post-Partha cabinet, 5-6 new faces likely

The reshuffle was expected as the ruling party believes that the legal battle of Chatterjee, who was among the key cabinet members, will continue for long.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Bengal to carve out seven new districts, Cabinet reshuffle on cards: Mamata 

After Partha Chatterjee was relieved of his ministerial duties, following his recent arrest by the Enforcement Directorate, portfolios held by him were taken over by the TMC boss.

published on : 1st August 2022

'Money recovered by ED does not belong to me': Partha Chatterjee once again claims 'conspiracy'

Chatterjee had on Friday asserted that he was a victim of a conspiracy and expressed unhappiness over the Trinamool Congress' decision to suspend him.

published on : 31st July 2022

TMC targets Meghalaya government over Chinese meters

TMC leader Saket Gokhale said the smart meters being installed in the Meghalaya households were manufactured by a Chinese company, Inhemeter, based in Shenzhen.

published on : 31st July 2022

Bengal SSE scam: ED freezes eight bank accounts suspected to hold siphoned money

The central agency came to know about a real estate company and an entertainment agency, which were used to park the money, suspected to be proceeds of crime of the recruitment scam.

published on : 31st July 2022

Bengal SSC scam: Mamata sacks arrested minister Partha Chatterjee from Cabinet

Earlier in the day, TMC general secretary and spokesperson Kunal Ghosh had called for Partha Chatterjee's expulsion from the party and the ministry.

published on : 28th July 2022

38 of Mamata's MLAs in touch with BJP, claims party leader Mithun Chakraborty

Chakraborty said the BJP is in power in 18 states, and the party's flag will "fly high in a few other states very soon".

published on : 27th July 2022

Lok Sabha adjourns till 3 pm following Opposition protests over price rise

Speaker Om Birla warned the protesting members that those who continue to shout slogans, display placards will have to do it outside the House after 3 pm.

published on : 25th July 2022

Recovery of cash Rs 22 crore is an onion, more to surface as we peel it: ED to court

"We came to know about eight apartments in and around Kolkata in Arpita’s name. She is yet to disclose the source of the money that was used to purchase the properties," an ED official said.

published on : 24th July 2022

Enough time for Mamata Banerjee to change mind, says vice presidential candidate Margaret Alva

The veteran Congress leader, who has spent nearly 50 years in politics, said the differences in the Opposition bloc were "like a family quarrel" which would be resolved.

published on : 24th July 2022

West Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee: Scams come-a-calling

His name had also cropped up in a Ponzi scheme, which was being probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation.

published on : 24th July 2022

VP polls: TMC's decision to abstain from voting disappointing, says Alva; not against her: Trinamool

Trinamool Congress said it has taken a 'principled strand' of abstaining to protest against the way her name was 'unilaterally' decided by other opposition parties.

published on : 23rd July 2022

From cross-voting to abstaining from voting, chinks in Opposition unity exposed

Sonia Gandhi had spoken to Mamata Banerjee on July 15 where the TMC supremo is learnt to have given no indication that she would not support the joint opposition candidate, sources said.

published on : 23rd July 2022

TMC says will abstain from voting in Vice-Presidential election

"We were not consulted when Margaret Alva’s name was decided. So, we decided to abstain from voting process for Vice-President election," said TMC leader Abhishek Banerjee.

published on : 21st July 2022
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