• Mamata Banerjee

    Bengal reposed its faith on us: Mamata Banerjee remembers taking oath as CM on this day 3 years ago

    India | May 27, 2019 12:20 IST

    She said West Bengal will one day emerge as the best state in the world.

  • West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee cancels her China trip

    West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee cancels her China trip

    Politics | June 23, 2018 7:15 IST

    West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee cancels her China trip

  • Mohammed Shami

    Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan to meet West Bengal CM on March 23

    Cricket | March 21, 2018 14:01 IST

    Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan had earlier sought an appointment from the CM to meet her in person and listen to her side of the story in regards to her allegations against her husband.

  • mamata congratulates atk on isl victory

    Mamata congratulates ATK on ISL victory

    Football | December 21, 2014 12:42 IST

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee congratulated Atletico de Kolkata for winning the maiden Indian Super League beating Kerala Blasters 1-0 in the final match played at DY Patil Stadium Saturday.Banerjee, soon after Atletico

  • wb cm reviews preparedness for cyclone hudhud

    WB CM reviews preparedness for Cyclone Hudhud

    India | October 11, 2014 20:18 IST

    Kolkata: A 24-hour control room has been opened at the state secretariat as West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today reviewed the preparedness in view of Cyclone Hudhud that will hit Odisha and Andhra Pradesh

  • bangladesh pm blames mamata for teesta treaty failure

    Bangladesh PM blames Mamata for Teesta treaty failure

    World | May 11, 2014 19:49 IST

    Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday blamed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for India and Bangladesh failing to sign the Teesta water sharing treaty.Bangladesh and India were all set to ink a

  • india will change if mamata at its helm says anna hazare

    India will change if Mamata at its helm, says Anna Hazare

    India | February 19, 2014 7:19 IST

    New Delhi: After an hour-long dinner meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in the national capital, social activist Anna Hazare Tuesday praised her for leading a simple life and said he believed the

  • power tariff to be slashed in west bengal

    Power tariff to be slashed in West Bengal

    India | February 18, 2014 8:41 IST

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the power tariff in areas served by the state electricity board would be reduced following surplus earnings to the tune of Rs 15 crore during 2013-14.

  • mamata says modi is indulging in politics of drama

    Mamata says, Modi is indulging in politics of drama

    Politics | February 16, 2014 6:41 IST

    Durgapur (West Bengal): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee  on Saturday emphasised she will remain in state politics and dismissed as 'politics of drama' Narendra Modi's suggestion that she could realise her dream of West

  • cameron invited me to britain says mamata

    Cameron invited me to Britain, says Mamata

    India | November 15, 2013 6:52 IST

    Kolkata:  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday said she had a "positive and fruitful" meeting with British Prime Minister David Cameron, who also invited her to his country.Banerjee said there was significant scope for

  • mamata angry at centre calling gta official

    Mamata angry at Centre calling GTA official

    India | July 28, 2013 7:20 IST

    Kolkata, July 28: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tonight took serious exception to union government calling a team of Gorkha Territorial Administration in Darjeeling to New Delhi in the backdrop of a talk of

  • mamata rejects india bangladesh teesta water sharing treaty

    Mamata rejects India-Bangladesh Teesta water sharing treaty

    India | July 22, 2013 23:23 IST

    Mathabhanga, West Bengal, Jul 22: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today made it clear that her government would agree to the India-Bangladesh Teesta water sharing treaty only after getting nod for it from the

  • us envoy nancy powell meets mamata

    US Envoy Nancy Powell meets Mamata

    India | May 20, 2013 23:15 IST

    Kolkata, May 20: US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell on Monday met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during a visit to the city.Though it was just a “courtesy call”, the meeting between the two

  • trinamool mp was only an employee of saradha group says

    Trinamool MP was only an employee of Saradha Group, says Mamata

    Politics | April 23, 2013 9:44 IST

    Kolkata, April 23: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday tried to defend a party MP who headed the media operations of the chit fund-funded Saradha Group which has gone bust, but said "the law

  • a little pain but mamata s body parameters normal doctors

    A little pain, but Mamata's body parameters normal: Doctors

    Politics | April 13, 2013 14:59 IST

    Kolkata, April 13: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is undergoing treatment at a private nursing home in the city, is in some pain, though other body parameters were normal, a doctor attending on

  • mamata s condition improving

    Mamata's condition improving

    India | April 12, 2013 18:37 IST

    Kolkata, Apr 12: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's condition was improving with relief from pain and slight improvement in blood pressure, a medical bulletin said today.Her pulse rate continued to be low and she

  • mamata cancels meet with pm says unwell

    Mamata cancels meet with PM, says unwell

    India | April 09, 2013 23:22 IST

    New Delhi, Apr 9: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday cancelled her meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, citing ill health, highly placed sources said here."She was supposed to meet the prime minister. But

  • mamata fetes manna dey

    Mamata fetes Manna Dey

    Politics | April 05, 2013 9:26 IST

    Bangalore, April 5: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday met legendary singer Manna Dey at the latter's daughter's residence in Bangalore and presented him the "Vishesh Maha-Sangeet Sammaan".Banerjee feted Dey with a medallion carrying

  • outrage as thousands join left student s funeral

    Outrage as thousands join Left student's funeral

    India | April 03, 2013 22:22 IST

    Kolkata, Apr 3 : Thousands of Leftists Wednesday joined the funeral procession of an SFI activist, whose death in police custody here triggered outrage cutting across the political divide.Even West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

  • mamata links rise in rape cases to population increase

    Mamata links rise in rape cases to population increase

    India | March 22, 2013 17:18 IST

    Kolkata, Mar 22:  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today linked rising cases of rapes to increase in the population, while claiming that there were only 45 such cases till November 2012 in Kolkata in