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Sep 11, 2018
Mamata Banerjee announces Rs 28 crore grant for Durga Puja committees, scraps licencing feeMamata Banerjee said that her government will provide Rs 10,000 each to the Puja committees under "community development programme."
Sep 07, 2018
Majerhat bridge collapse: Mamata Banerjee says at least 20 bridges in city have 'crossed expiry date'; halts metro work near siteThe Metro Railways has been asked to stop work "temporarily" near the Majerhat bridge till a committee probing its collapse gives its report, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday.
Aug 21, 2018
Derek O'Brien claims book depicting Farhan Akhtar as Milkha Singh not published by West Bengal GovernmentFarhan Akhtar received critical acclaim for his performance and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag bagged National Awards for Best Popular Film and Best Choreography
Aug 20, 2018
Kerala floods: Malayalee, Keralite groups in East, North East India begin to raise funds, collect relief materialMalayalee and Keralite associations in East and North East India have started a campaign and are collecting funds and necessary materials for the victims of the worst flood in Kerala
Feb 08, 2018
Supreme Court questions West Bengal govt over its anti-Aadhaar stance, asks its opinion on 'one-nation, one-identity'The Supreme Court today questioned the West Bengal government for its stand against the Centre's Aadhaar scheme, saying what was wrong in having 'one-nation, one-identity' for all Indians through the measure.
Feb 07, 2018
Sikkim fomenting unrest in Darjeeling for its benefit, claims Mamata Banerjee; vows to arrange 'industrial meet' in HillsIn what could reopen old wounds over the political situation in the districts of Darjeeling and Kalimpong, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday accused Sikkim of trying to foment trouble in the region.
Feb 06, 2018
Mamata Banerjee sidesteps demand for separate Gorkhaland, hints at revised arrangement for regionObliquely rejecting, yet again, the demand for a separate 'Gorkhaland', West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee hinted on Tuesday of the possibility of a new administrative arrangement for the districts of Darjeeling and Kalimpong.
Nov 19, 2017
West Bengal govt decision to give rural families cows ahead of election slammed by OppositionThe CPM and the Congress have accused the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) of communalising politics and helping the BJP.
Oct 15, 2017
Gorkhaland agitation: Expelled GJM leader Binay Tamang urges West Bengal governor KN Tripathi to hold tripartite talksBinay Tamang also apprised the governor of recovery of a large cache of arms and ammunition on Friday.
Oct 03, 2017
Darjeeling unrest: GJM leader Binay Tamang asks BJP to clear stand on GorkhalandChairman of the Board of Administrators for Darjeeling hills and expelled GJM leader Binay Tamang has asked Union minister SS Ahluwalia and West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh to clear their stand on the Gorkhaland issue before setting foot in the hills.