Tag: bengal

How Mamata countered BJP’s Bengal rise to score a hattrick

(This story originally appeared in on May 03, 2021) KOLKATA: It was an election with many firsts for Mamata Banerjee. In a career spanning almost...

West Bengal elections: Mamata emerges as ‘Didi Number One’ in the opposition camp | India News

NEW DELHI: Mamata Banerjee emerged as the pre-eminent opposition leader in the country on Sunday, beating the formidable forces of the ruling BJP at the...

CBI, ED summon TMC netas over Ponzi scams | India News

KOLKATA: Days after it summoned Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Manas Bhuniya over the iCore Ponzi muddle, the CBI on Friday asked Bengal minister Partha...

West Bengal made up its mind for ‘poriborton’, says PM Modi | India News

HOOGLY: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asserted that poll-bound West Bengal has made up its mind for ‘poriborton’ (change). During his second visit to...

Imported is passé. Indians rediscover desi fruits | India News

Amla and strawberry salad, shankalu chaat, guava baked into immunity-boosting pizza bases, tadgola ceviche… Indians are rediscovering local, seasonal fruit like never before, with everyone...

BJP challenges Mamata to announce she will contest only from Nandigram, TMC hits back | India News

KOLKATA: The BJP Saturday challenged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to announce that she will contest the coming state election only from Nandigram if...

West bengal: West Bengal Polls: TMC spanner in BJP yatra plan, nod of local bodies sought

New Delhi: Ahead of the visits by home minister Amit Shah and BJP president JP Nadda to West Bengal to roll out the party’s ‘parivartan...

Attempts being made to create false narrative about Bengal: TMC | India News

KOLKATA: Rejecting Union home minister Amit Shah‘s accusation that West Bengal had fared abysmally on development indices under the present dispensation, the ruling Trinamool Congress...

bengal: BJP deploys seven union and state ministers in Bengal

New Delhi: A number of union ministers and BJP leaders, led by home minister Amit Shah, have hit the ground in West Bengal as part...

Strengthen testing, tracking, treatment strategy during festivals: Centre to Delhi, Kerala, Bengal

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday advised Delhi, Kerala and West Bengal, witnessing a significant rise in coronavirus cases, to gear up the testing, tracking...

TMC prepares for its first mega virtual rally on July 21 | India News

KOLKATA: The Trinamool Congress is preparing for its first mega virtual rally on July 21 even as a section of the party leadership is apprehensive...