Dilip Ghosh accuses TMC of vandalising BJP office in Kolkata during their statewide protest against CBI
The TMC criticised the Centre over Sunday's CBI episode and vowed to "continue their fight" till the Narendra Modi government is defeated in the next Lok Sabha polls.
Mamata Banerjee should allow CBI to work: Ex-TMC MP Mukul Roy on investigation in Saradha chit fund scam
The BJP leader also defended himself in connection with the Saradha scam, a ponzi scheme through which lakhs of investors were duped of their savings, saying the CBI had failed to find any dirt on him.
22 Opposition parties extended support to Mamata Banerjee's protest against Centre: TMC spokesperson Derek O'Brien
Listing the names of Opposition leaders who were likely to join Mamata in Kolkata, TMC spokesperson Derek O'Brien said that 22 parties have extended their support to the protest against the Centre.
Mamata vs CBI: Is Bengal chief minister really 'saving democracy' or undermining it to save her political career?
Mamata Banerjee has accused the Centre of attempting a "constitutional coup" against the West Bengal government and has sat on an "indefinite dharna" ostensibly against the "Gabbar-style" attitude of the CBI and the Narendra Modi government. This reference to "Gabbar" — the reel bandit from the iconic film Sholay — tells us a lot about Mamata's style of politics and her calculation behind the dharna, which she has meaningfully termed a "Satyagraha".
Congress' Abhishek Singhvi criticises CBI for 'humiliating' Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar
The CBI Monday morning moved the Supreme Court seeking directions to Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to cooperate with the investigation in the Saradha chit fund case.
Opposition leaders Chandrababu Naidu, Jayant Chaudhary voice support for Mamata Banerjee's protest against Centre
Support from opposition leaders like N Chandrababu Naidu, Jayant Chaudhury and Manoj Jha poured in for West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee whose sit-in over the CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams continued on Monday.
Saradha scam probe: Rajeev Kumar had alleged political interference by 'gentleman' to victimise him, in letter to Alok Verma
The Kolkata Police commissioner also suggested that the notice to appear in person before the investigating officer was politically motivated.
SC rejects CBI plea for urgent hearing in Saradha, Rose Valley chit fund cases: 'Give us evidence if you fear tampering,' says CJI
The Supreme Court turned down the CBI's plea to conduct an urgent hearing of the Saradha and Rose Valley chit fund probes on Monday, after a dramatic showdown between West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and the Centre, hours after a CBI team had gone to question Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar and was detained.
Daily Bulletin: Mamata Banerjee's protest against CBI likely to come up in Parliament; R-Comm to propose debt resolution plan; day's top stories
Daily Bulletin: Opposition leaders support Mamata Banerjee's protest against the CBI, issue likely to come up in Parliament today; BJP to meet EC over obstacles to party's rallies in West Bengal; day's top stories
Political war in West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee stages dharna after CBI-Kolkata Police tiff over chit fund scam
An all-out war broke out between the Centre and the Mamata Banerjee government on Sunday.
Police in West Bengal detains CBI team outside Kolkata police commissioner's home; Mamata Banerjee reaches spot
Kolkata Police on Sunday detained a team of CBI which had reached the residence of Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar.
Rajeev Kumar summoned by CBI: Mamata Banerjee supports 'missing' Kolkata top cop; accuses BJP of pursuing ‘political vendetta’
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday extended her support to Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar, who has been summoned by the CBI in connection with Rose Valley and Saradha ponzi scams, accusing the BJP leadership of pursuing political vendetta.
Mamata Banerjee apologises after CEC asks Bengal govt to explain Kolkata police chief's absence at election preparedness meeting
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said she was "sorry" that Commissioner of Kolkata Police Rajeev Kumar was not present at a meeting with the Election Commission of India (ECI) a day ago.
To effectively counter terror attacks initially, a section of the local police in every state should be equipped with NSG-like training said former Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha.
Consider the paradox. Mamata Banerjee, who as home minister is also in charge of the police, already believes that a conspiracy via a so-called sting was hatched to malign her party's image just before the polls and create suspicion among the voters.