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Apr 10, 2019
Singur farmers, frustrated by lack of cultivable land and factory jobs, may punish Mamata Banerjee at pollsIt is sowing season in Bengal when farms turn green with newborn shoots. But not in Singur
Mar 15, 2019
Mamata Banerjee to be key in 2019 Lok Sabha polls if BJP fails to secure clear majority; TMC hints at her PM aspirationsOne of the most bitter critics of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP, Mamata Banerjee firmly pitched herself as a leader who could act as the glue to unite disparate political parties seeking to oust the NDA from power when she mustered leaders of 23 parties at a rally in Kolkata in January this year.
Feb 11, 2019
BJP seeks Kolkata police permission for 'Save Democracy' sit-in at same spot where Mamata Banerjee held dharna last weekBJP has already sent a letter to the city police seeking permission for the dharna at the Metro Channel in the heart of the city between 21 ans 23 February, party's state general secretary Sayantan Basu said on Monday
Aug 31, 2018
Mamata Banerjee says West Bengal govt providing food security to almost 90 percent of state under Khadya Sathi schemeWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee took to Twitter to remember the martyrs of the 1959 Khadya Andolan. She also said that special assistance was also being given to the people of once 'Maoist'-hit Jangalmahal, hill areas, cyclone 'Aila' affected regions, and Singur in Hooghly district.
Jul 05, 2018
Nano inching closer towards the end of its journey? Tata Motors produces just one unit of budget car in JuneNano, a brainchild of Ratan Tata who envisaged giving an affordable alternative to families riding on two-wheelers, sold just three units in June
Sep 23, 2017
Mamata Banerjee has scored an own goal by raking up Durga idol immersion controversyMamata Banerjee's missteps are not deliberate and stem from a confusion around her political trajectory.
Nov 25, 2016
Singur case: SC calls Mamata govt's appeals against Calcutta HC order 'infructuous'The Supreme Court on Friday termed as "infructuous" the appeals of the Bengal govt against the Calcutta HC order, which had in 2012 struck down the Singur Land Act.
Oct 27, 2016
Cyrus Mistry letter: 'Tatas not shutting loss-making Nano due to emotional reasons'In clear indications that not all was well between him and Tata, Mistry in his letter to Tata Sons board members said for the group's automotive venture Tata Motors to make a turn around the company needed to shut down the Nano -- a pet project of his predecessor.
Oct 19, 2016
Mamata Bannerjee seeks probe into Trinamool MP Avishek's car accidentTrinamool Congress MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Avishek Banerjee was seriously injured on Tuesday when his car met with an accident on the Durgapur Expressway in Hooghly district, police said.
Oct 14, 2016
WB govt to give back land to Singur farmers before 21 OctoberThe Supreme Court, on August 31, struck down the land acquisition made by the erstwhile Left Front government for the small car factory and ordered the land be returned to the cultivators within 12 weeks.