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Not intimidated by BJP, will live like Royal Bengal Tiger, says defiant Mamata Banerjee ahead of Bengal polls
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Not intimidated by BJP, will live like Royal Bengal Tiger, says defiant Mamata Banerjee ahead of Bengal polls

Banerjee claimed the Centre did not give any assistance to West Bengal for dealing with the devastation caused by cyclone Amphan, nor did it support the state in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic

West Bengal polls: Land of Rabindranath Tagore will never let 'hate politics' overpower secularism, says Mamata Banerjee
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West Bengal polls: Land of Rabindranath Tagore will never let 'hate politics' overpower secularism, says Mamata Banerjee

Talking about the recent defections from the TMC, the West Bengal chief minister said the saffron camp 'may have bought a few MLAs, but it can never buy' her party

Will hug Mamata Banerjee if infected by coronavirus, says BJP leader; TMC files complaint
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Will hug Mamata Banerjee if infected by coronavirus, says BJP leader; TMC files complaint

Anupam Hazra, a former TMC MP who joined the BJP last year, made the comments at a party programme in Baruipur in South 24 Parganas on Sunday

West Bengal govt extends lockdown in containment zones, bi-weekly curbs across state till 31 August
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West Bengal govt extends lockdown in containment zones, bi-weekly curbs across state till 31 August

There are 1,194 containment zones at present in the state, which has reported 62,964 COVID-19 cases till now.

India vs Bangladesh: Cricket Association of Bengal lights up Kolkata in pink ahead of historic day-night Test
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India vs Bangladesh: Cricket Association of Bengal lights up Kolkata in pink ahead of historic day-night Test

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly was seen posing with the match ticket and the mascots at the Eden Gardens, making it a big hit among kids ahead of the historic Test against Bangladesh

TMC to hold candlelight march on 4 Nov, press for inquiry into killing of five labourers from West Bengal in Kashmir
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TMC to hold candlelight march on 4 Nov, press for inquiry into killing of five labourers from West Bengal in Kashmir

Five labourers - all residents of Bahalnagar village in West Bengal's Murshidabad district - were shot dead by terrorists in Kulgam district of Kashmir on Tuesday

Mamata Banerjee jogs 10 kms from Darjeeling's Kurseong to Mahanadi on International Day of Climate Action
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Mamata Banerjee jogs 10 kms from Darjeeling's Kurseong to Mahanadi on International Day of Climate Action

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday took part in a 10 kilometres long march in Darjeeling hills to create awareness on environment conservation.

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar says he 'felt insulted' at Durga Puja carnival in Kolkata but remains mum on reason for humiliation
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West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar says he 'felt insulted' at Durga Puja carnival in Kolkata but remains mum on reason for humiliation

West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said he felt insulted at the Durga Puja carnival in the city, however, did not mention the reason for feeling humiliated.

UP BJP MLA warns Mamata Banerjee on NRC, says mend ways or 'meet same fate as P Chidambaram'
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UP BJP MLA warns Mamata Banerjee on NRC, says mend ways or 'meet same fate as P Chidambaram'

An Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA has warned West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee to mend her ways or get ready to meet the same fate as former finance minister P Chidambaram who is currently lodged in jail.

BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya slams Mamata Banerjee, alleges chief minister plays politics of 'appeasement and terror'
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BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya slams Mamata Banerjee, alleges chief minister plays politics of 'appeasement and terror'

BJP National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya alleged that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee does politics of 'appeasement' and 'terror'

TMC begins eight-hour long dharna in Kolkata against Centre's decision to tax Durga Puja committees
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TMC begins eight-hour long dharna in Kolkata against Centre's decision to tax Durga Puja committees

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) began its eight-hour-long dharna in central Kolkata in protest against the central government's decision to serve income tax notices to Durga Puja committees.

Daily Bulletin: Kerala CM to visit flood-hit Malappuram district today; Manmohan Singh to file for RS nomination from Rajasthan; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Kerala CM to visit flood-hit Malappuram district today; Manmohan Singh to file for RS nomination from Rajasthan; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan to visit flood-affected areas in Malappuram district today; Manmohan Singh to file nomination for Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan today; day's top stories

BJP accuses Trinamool Congress leaders of laundering black money in chit fund scams through Durga Puja committees
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BJP accuses Trinamool Congress leaders of laundering black money in chit fund scams through Durga Puja committees

Questioning Mamata Banerjee's criticism of IT notices served to Durga Puja committees, the BJP on Monday accused a section of TMC leaders of laundering the money through the puja committees

Mamata Banerjee urges youth to 'seek for answers on growing joblessness', day after she slammed Centre over unemployment
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Mamata Banerjee urges youth to 'seek for answers on growing joblessness', day after she slammed Centre over unemployment

A day after slamming the Centre for the highest unemployment rate in the country in 45 years, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee urged the youngsters to raise questions on growing joblessness.

West Bengal becomes fourth state to exceed SC's 50% cap on reservations after TMC govt announces EWS quota
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West Bengal becomes fourth state to exceed SC's 50% cap on reservations after TMC govt announces EWS quota

The TMC government's decision of adding a 10 percent quota for EWS now takes the total quota beyond the 50 percent cap, mandated by the Supreme Court.

SC notice to West Bengal govt on delay in release of BJP activist arrested for posting meme on Mamata Banerjee
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SC notice to West Bengal govt on delay in release of BJP activist arrested for posting meme on Mamata Banerjee

Priyanka Sharma, a BJP Yuva Morcha leader, was arrested on 10 May by the West Bengal Police for allegedly tweeting a meme of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

No shame in saying sorry, Mamata Banerjee should apologise to agitating Kolkata doctors: Aparna Sen
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No shame in saying sorry, Mamata Banerjee should apologise to agitating Kolkata doctors: Aparna Sen

Actor-filmmaker Aparna Sen visited the NRS Hospital in Kolkata to extend her support to the agitating doctors and said that the chief minister should apologise for allegedly issuing threats to the doctors

Doctors' strike in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee claims BJP, CPM behind agitation, gives ultimatum to medicos to resume work by 2 pm
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Doctors' strike in Bengal: Mamata Banerjee claims BJP, CPM behind agitation, gives ultimatum to medicos to resume work by 2 pm

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee had given an ultimatum to the agitating junior doctors across the state to resume work by 2 pm and warned of action if the order was not followed.

Mamata Banerjee offers to quit as West Bengal chief minister after poor performance in Lok Sabha polls, party refuses
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Mamata Banerjee offers to quit as West Bengal chief minister after poor performance in Lok Sabha polls, party refuses

Addressing her first press conference after the election results were declared, she accused the BJP of polarising the people on religious lines to garner votes in West Bengal.

Election Commission to review preparedness for phase 7 of Lok Sabha polls today, may discuss West Bengal
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Election Commission to review preparedness for phase 7 of Lok Sabha polls today, may discuss West Bengal

The Election Commission will on Wednesday hold a review meeting with observers and state chief electoral officers for the last phase of Lok Sabha polls on 19 May.