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  • trinamool mps to attend sonia s luncheon

    Trinamool MPs to attend Sonia's luncheon

    Politics | September 19, 2012 13:46 IST

    Kolkata, Aug 5: In a significant move before the vice-presidential poll, Mamata Banerjee today asked Trinamool Congress MPs to attend the luncheon being hosted by the UPA chairperson in New Delhi in response to an

  • bollywood actor mithun chakraborty to get major trinamool

    Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty to get major Trinamool post

    Bollywood | August 03, 2012 12:00 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 3 : Yesteryears' Bollywood hero Mithun Chakraborty aka Gauranga Chakraborty is set to take up a major post in West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress party, says a media report.  Though Mithun Chakraborty

  • trinamool boosts to upa camp on pranab s victory margin

    Trinamool boosts to UPA camp on Pranab's victory margin

    Politics | July 18, 2012 14:19 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 17: Buoyed by Trinamool Congress support, UPA's election managers are confident that Pranab Mukherjee will win the Presidential elections by as many as 7.2 lakh votes, leaving his rival P A Sangma

  • trinamool says it is mentally ready to quit upa govt

    Trinamool says, it is mentally ready to quit UPA govt

    Politics | June 18, 2012 22:15 IST

    Kolkata, June 18: A combative Trinamool Congress tonight sent a terse message to Congress saying it was “mentally prepared to quit” UPA government and should not be given any “indirect threat”.“Trinamool ministers are mentally prepared

  • trinamool goons assault anti mamata professor

    Trinamool Goons Assault Anti-Mamata Professor

    India | April 14, 2012 17:34 IST

    Kolkata, Apr 14: Four persons were arrested today following a complaint of assault lodged by a Jadavpur University professor who posted a cartoon on the internet allegedly showing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in

  • trinamool government suffering from intolerance says

    Trinamool Government Suffering From Intolerance, Says Buddhadeb

    Politics | April 02, 2012 7:40 IST

    Kolkata, Apr 2: Former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Sunday said the Trinamool Congress-led government was suffering from a sense of political intolerance.“They cannot tolerate political parties like the CPI-M and that is

  • sp bsp trinamool rescue upa govt in rajya sabha

    SP, BSP, Trinamool Rescue UPA Govt In Rajya Sabha

    India | March 20, 2012 21:11 IST

    New Delhi, Mar 20: Outside supporters SP and BSP and UPA constituent Trinamool Congress again came to the rescue of the Government today to defeat Opposition-sponsored amendments on NCTC in Rajya Sabha, providing relief to

  • trinamool says trivedi must resign and not reply to railway

    Trinamool Says, Trivedi Must Resign And Not Reply To Railway Budget Debate

    India | March 17, 2012 17:28 IST

    Kolkata, Mar 17: The Trinamool Congress today dismissed Railway minister Dinesh Trivedi contention that he has to reply in Parliament since he presented the railway budget with the party pointing out that Mamata Banerjee quitting

  • trinamool asks railway minister to quit trivedi demands in

    Trinamool Asks Railway Minister To Quit, Trivedi Demands In Writing

    India | March 17, 2012 13:46 IST

    Kolkata, Mar 17, 2012 :  Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi, who has earned his party's wrath for hiking passenger fares in the Railway Budget, was today asked by it to quit his post but he insists

  • congress asks trinamool not to cross laxman rekha

    Congress Asks Trinamool Not To Cross Laxman Rekha

    India | March 11, 2012 15:38 IST

    New Delhi, Mar 11: With Mamata Banerjee deciding to attend the swearing-in of Punjab chief minister this week, Congress today virtually told her not to cross the ‘Laxman rekha' of ‘coalition dharma', reminding the Trinamool

  • govt may accept one or two trinamool amendments on lokpal

    Govt May Accept One Or Two Trinamool Amendments On Lokpal, Says Chidambaram

    India | December 31, 2011 21:38 IST

    Mumbai, Dec 31: Indicating that ally Trinamool Congress' demand for total deletion of provisions relating to Lokayukta in the Lokpal Bill may not not be easy to meet, Home Minister P Chidambaram today said the

  • cong reaches out to trinamool on lokpal issue

    Cong Reaches Out To Trinamool On Lokpal Issue

    India | December 29, 2011 20:17 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 29: Amid indications that Government may not be able to get the Lokpal Bill through in the Rajya Sabha, Congress today made a fervent appeal to UPA ally Trinamool Congress to give

  • trinamool says cong bjp should find solution

    Trinamool Says, Cong, BJP Should Find Solution

    India | November 30, 2011 16:53 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 30: Sticking to its stand against allowing FDI in retail, UPA constituent Trinamool Congress today said the BJP and the Congress should find a common ground to resolve the logjam over the

  • congress says fdi in retail will help aam aadmi

    Congress Says, FDI In Retail Will Help Aam Aadmi

    India | November 25, 2011 22:37 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 25: Amid mounting attack by Opposition and ally Trinamool, Congress top brass including the Prime Minister and party chief Sonia Gandhi today took stock of the situation in the wake of government's

  • retail fdi trinamool oppn up in arms say lopsided decision

    Retail FDI : Trinamool, Oppn Up In Arms, Say Lopsided Decision

    India | November 25, 2011 20:29 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 25: A political storm erupted today over Government's decision to open up retail to FDI as key ally Trinamool Congress and almost all opposition parties including BJP and Left came together to

  • trinamool s withdrawal from upa bjp s wishful thinking cong

    Trinamool's Withdrawal From UPA BJP's Wishful Thinking : Cong

    India | November 08, 2011 22:39 IST

    Mumbai, Nov 8: Even as Trinamool Congress MPs today lodged a protest with the Prime Minister over petrol price hike and warned of reconsidering ties in the event of any other such rise, Congress dismissed

  • after hue and cry trinamool accepts petrol price hike

    After Hue And Cry, Trinamool Accepts Petrol Price Hike

    India | November 08, 2011 22:24 IST

    New Delhi/Kolkata, Nov 8: In a climbdown, UPA's key constituent Trinamool Congress today accepted the recent controversial petrol price hike but threatened to pull out of government if there was another such increase.  The party,

  • trinamool won t compromise on price rise mamata

    Trinamool Won't Compromise On Price Rise : Mamata

    India | November 07, 2011 21:11 IST

    Kolkata, Nov 7: Ahead of her party MPs' meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Delhi tomorrow over fuel price hike, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee today said her party would not compromise on the

  • trinamool mounts pressure to meet pm on tuesday

    Trinamool Mounts Pressure, To Meet PM On Tuesday

    India | November 06, 2011 23:02 IST

    Kolkata/Jalgaon, Nov 6: Ratcheting up pressure on the Government to rollback petrol price hike, MPs of Trinamool Congress, which has threatened to pull out of Government, will meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday even

  • it is legitimate for trinamool to express concern pranab

    It Is Legitimate For Trinamool To Express Concern : Pranab

    Politics | November 05, 2011 19:32 IST

    Kolkata, Nov 5: Seeking to placate the Trinammol Congress, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today said it was “perfectly legitimate” for any UPA ally to express concern on issues like petrol price hike.“It is perfectly legitimate