Coronavirus Outbreak: Mamata Banerjee allows reality TV shows to resume shooting, but with no live audience
Mamata Banerjee urged directors and producers to spread awareness about coronavirus through films and TV shows.
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Chief medical superintendent in UP's Ambedkar Nagar district succumbs to COVID-19; state reports 389 new cases today
Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates: The chief medical superintendent in the Ambedkar Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh succumbed to COVID-19 at a government hospital in Lucknow, News18 reported. He was admitted to Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences here five days ago and suffered from other health issues too.
In virtual rally, Amit Shah slams Mamata Banerjee over 'culture of political violence' in Bengal, claims state govt patronises corruption
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday attacked West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the alleged culture of political violence in the state
Shah Rukh Khan quotes Tagore after Mamata Banerjee thanks him for contributing to Coronavirus relief efforts
Mamata Banerjee on Saturday thanked Shah Rukh Khan for his contribution to the West Bengal Chief Minister's Relief Fund and said that such a gesture inspires millions
Coronavirus Outbreak: Empty streets, closed markets mark day one of lockdown in Bengal; Mamata Banerjee seeks Rs 1,500 cr package from Centre
Coronavirus outbreak desolated vast swathes of West Bengal on Wednesday, the first day of the 21-day nationwide lockdown, with streets empty and markets closed, but some frenzied panic buying at local departmental stores prompted police to use force to disperse customers
West Bengal approves implementation of 6th Pay Commission recommendations from January 2020, basic salary to increase by Rs 180
The West Bengal Cabinet on Monday approved recommendations of the Sixth Pay Commission and said it will be implemented from 1 January next year.
Jagannath Rath Yatra: BJP supporters greet Mamata Banerjee with 'Jai Shri Ram' slogan at religious event
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee was greeted with 'Jai Shri Ram' slogans by BJP supporters yet again when she visited Mahesh area in Hooghly district to inaugurate the 623-year-old Ratha Yatra festival on Thursday
Bengal doctors' strike: Supreme Court defers hearing on security of medicos, says as protests are over, there's no urgency now
The Supreme Court on Tuesday deferred the hearing on a plea seeking protection of doctors in government hospitals, saying since doctors have called off their strike in West Bengal and other states, there is no urgency to hear the matter.
Doctors' strike updates: Junior doctors at NRS hospital call off protests after meeting Mamata Banerjee
West Bengal doctors' strike LIVE updates: The junior doctors at NRS hospital called off their strike on Monday, after week-long protests over the attack by the relatives of a patient who died at the hospital.
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut calls violence during Amit Shah’s Kolkata roadshow ‘unfortunate’ for democracy
"Did anyone stop Mamata from campaigning in Gujarat?" Raut asked, in reference to the attack on BJP president Amit Shah during the Lok Sabha elections
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.
Sporadic incidents of violence were reported from some West Bengal districts when BJP and Trinamool Congress supporters clashed during a 12-hour bandh called by the saffron party Wednesday to protest the killing of two students in a clash in North Dinajpur district, police said.
West Bengal Bandh updates: Fresh violence breaks out in Islampur, where two students were killed; police fires teargas shells
West Bengal Bandh LIVE updates: Fresh violence broke out in Islampur, where two students were killed in alleged police firing. Reports said that protesters torched a bus and clashed with the police, following which the police fired teargas shells.
Train services affected for 5-10 minutes as BJP calls 12-hour bandh in West Bengal to protest against death of two students in clash with police
Bandh supporters had squatted on the tracks at Barasat, Krishnagar and some stations in Sealdah division for 5-10 minutes in the morning, but the blockade has been lifted, an Eastern Railway spokesman said. At present, train services in the Eastern Railway, including suburban services, are normal, he said.
Aadhaar hearing: Kapil Sibal uses Narendra Modi's Davos speech in Supreme Court to assail Centre's scheme
The Mamta Banerjee government was putting forth its arguments before a five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra which is hearing a clutch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar scheme and the enabling 2016 law.
Mamata Banerjee claims Centre owes West Bengal over Rs 13,000 crore under developmental schemes in 2017
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said the Centre owes the state more than Rs 13,000 crore under various developmental schemes in 2017.
Pinarayi Vijayan slams Mohan Bhagwat for remarks on minorities: 'Don't need advice from those who turned back on freedom struggle'
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan lashed out at RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, saying that Keralites did not need any advice on nationalism from those who had turned their back towards the freedom struggle and served the colonial rulers.
A delegation of the Gorkha Jan Mukti (GJM) met home minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday and called for tripartite talks to resolve the Gorkhaland issue
The Darjeeling hills were limping back to normalcy as several shops, markets, government offices and government-aided schools reopened on Thursday