The governor and the Mamata Banerjee government have been involved in a war of words.
Mamata Banerjee also referred to the health insurance scheme floated by her government for accredited journalists.
The state government has arranged for a special coach for the workers, who have expressed the desire to return following the killing of five workers from the state in Kashmir on October 29.
The West Bengal government started an assessment to join the Centre’s Jal Jeevan Mission to provide piped water supply to 1.37 crore rural households in the state.
Trinamool secretary general Partha Chatterjee on Thursday alleged the Governor had not informed the state administration before going to the university.
In case of death triggered by lynching, according to the Bill, the accused can be punished with life imprisonment and a fine up to Rs 5 lakh.
'Cut money' is a practice prevalent in Bengal where ruling party leaders take a kickback for allowing a house to be built or even during cremation.
The chief minister, on the occasion of International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, listed her government's work for the uplift of the tribals.
While Jharkhand and Bihar have the most number of MBD – 19 and 13 respectively – BJP’s crown jewel Gujarat also has two in the list.
The Calcutta High Court on Thursday quashed a West Bengal government order halting the Durga Puja immersion so that it does not coincide with the Muharram procession.
The GJM had on Monday asked the central government to initiate a dialogue on the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland, saying the current agitation was not a mere law and order problem.
The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) today ruled out any discussion with West Bengal government but said it is "comfortable" in holding talks with the BJP-led government at the Centre.