Mamata Banerjee has always been a streetfighter. Put her in the middle of a war zone and she is likely to feel right at home. Her 'firestarter' ways have already earned her a place in the Time magazine's list of 100 most influential politicians. But now her martial brand of politics is getting more recognition.
Seoul-based KUKKIWON, the apex body of Korean martial art Taekwondo, will confer an honorary black belt on the chief minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee in February 2013 in a bid to honour her fighting spirit and enthusiasm for sports.[caption id=attachment_553744 align=alignleft width=380