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Dec 30, 2016
Rose Valley chit fund scam: Mamata slams Modi govt, calls MP Tapas Pal's arrest 'vendetta politics'The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested TMC MP Tapas Pal on Friday in connection with the Rose Valley Chit Fund scam
May 19, 2016
West Bengal election results live: Didn't expect a politics of slander, says Mamata after the winIn the West Bengal exit poll surveys conducted by regional and national channels have given TMC a clear majority in the 294-member Assembly.
Apr 12, 2016
West Bengal polls: Politicians are using Twitter, Facebook and even Soundcloud to up their gameHere is how political parties are using social media for campaigning in the West Bengal Assembly election 2016.
Apr 04, 2016
West Bengal goes to polls: Will scams and flyover collapse impact Mamata or will TMC pass with flying colours?The West Bengal elections this year may be an important game changer for politics in the state and nationwide. Will the balancing act between the four major political players in the state remain in tandem or are we going to witness a historic change of pace?
Apr 02, 2016
Kolkata flyover collapse turns into a political slugfest: 10 IVRCL detained after death toll goes up to 24A day after the collapse of a flyover portion in Kolkata, police on Friday detained 10 officials of the construction company IVRCL for questioning while two state government engineers were suspended even as the toll rose to 24 with the recovery of three more bodies from the debris.
Mar 10, 2016
Ahead of poll, political parties in West Bengal take to social media to campaignWith the Assembly election in West Bengal drawing near, political parties in the state have extended their fight into the cyber space swearing by the revolutionary impact of the social media.
Nov 16, 2015
Mamata Banerjee to attend Nitish Kumar's swearing-in ceremonyBihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday invited his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee for the swearing-in ceremony on 20 November and she has agreed to attend it.
May 04, 2015
In relief for govt, Trinamool to back GST bill in parliament on TuesdayGovernment could breathe easy on the GST bill in Lok Sabha tomorrow with Trinamool Congress pledging its support to the key economic reform measure even as several opposition parties, including Congress, BJD and the Left, are sticking to the demand to refer it to the Standing Committee.
Apr 24, 2015
Rajya Sabha: Discuss the killing of 20 woodcutters in Andhra Pradesh, demands CPICPI on Friday demanded a discussion on the encounter of 20 woodcutters by police in Andhra Pradesh earlier this month in the Rajya Sabha.
Feb 18, 2015
Twitter love trumps party divides: Check out this exchange between 3 netasIn this time of bitter political divides, where every politician has something vitriolic to say about the other, this Twitter exchange came as a nice surprise.