Mamata Banerjee and Subramanian Swamy

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BJP MP Subramanian Swamy Appreciates Mamata Banerjee; Says, She Has 'Rare Quality'

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy ranked Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee with Jayaprakash Narayan, Morarji Desai, Rajiv Gandhi, Chandrashekhar and PV Narasimha Rao, while appreciating her. Swamy met Banerjee recently, and further tweeted that she has a "rare quality" in Indian politics. Besides,… read-more

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 01:31 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: CM Mamata Banerjee, Trinamool Congress, Subramanian Swamy, Indian Politics, BJP

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Mamata Banerjee with Leander Paes.

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Tennis Star Leander Paes & Actor Nafisa Ali Joins TMC In Goa

In the biggest development ahead of the 2022 Goa election, retired Indian tennis star Leander Paes on October 29 joined the TMC in Goa in presence of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee. Besides, actor and activist Nafisa Ali also joined the party. ''I'm too happy. He's my younger brother. I know him since I was the youth minister and he was very very young,'' said Banerjee. 

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 03:00 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: TMC, TENNIS, Actor, Goa, CM Mamata Banerjee

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

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CM Mamata Banejee To Visit Goa To Strengthen TMC's Position

Following the excellent victory in the West Bengal assembly election, CM Mamata Banerjee is set to visit Goa on October 28 to strengthen the party's position before the upcoming state election here. Reportedly, several leaders will join the TMC in the presence of Banerjee in Goa and she'll also ''open a new office in the state''. However, Banerjee will come back to Kolkata on November 1.

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 12:40 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: CM Mamata Banerjee, Goa, assembly election, TMC

Priyanka Tibrewal and CM Mamata Banerjee.

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WB By-Election 2021: BJP Fields Priyanka Tibrewal Against Banerjee

To compete WB CM Mamata Banerjee in the Bhabanipur byelection, BJP on September 10, fielded city Lawyer Priyanka Tibrewal against Banerjee. The polling and the counting of votes will start on September 30 & October 3, respectively. Reportedly, BJP chose Tibrewal because she's famous and has "always stood for the cause of justice." Meanwhile, BJP also named Milan Ghosh, Sujit Das to contest byelection from Samserganj and Jangipur.

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 04:59 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Bhabanipur, CM Mamata Banerjee, BJP, Byelection, TMC

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PM Modi and CM Mamata Banejree.

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BJP Govt Is "Anti-People," Says CM Mamata Over LPG Price Hike

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee criticized the Centre over the price hike of LPG gas cylinders by Rs 25 for the third time on September 1. However, she has requested PM Narendra Modi to roll back the hike. Banerjee wrote on Twitter, ''We've seen unprecedented hikes in petrol, diesel, cooking gas and cooking oil. This is absolutely unacceptable and unpardonable.'' Moreover, she said BJP government is ''anti-people'' and ''apathetic''. 

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 12:55 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: CM Mamata Banerjee, LPG Price, Price Hike, BJP Government

Abhishek Banerjee with Mamata Banerjee

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Mamata Attacks On BJP As ED Summons Abhishek Banerjee: Coal Scam

As ED summoned TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee and his wife in an alleged coal scam on August 28, TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee supported her nephew and said, ''the BJP government in Delhi cannot compete with us in politics, they use agencies.'' Meanwhile, Abhishek also hit out, saying we'll fight against BJP until the ''last drop of their blood''. However, he has to appear in Delhi on September 6.

Sat, 28 Aug 2021 - 09:45 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: ED, Coal Scam Case, West Bengal, TMC, CM Mamata Banerjee

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

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WB CM Mamata Banerjee Backs Caste-Based Census In India

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has also extended her hand to support the caste-based census in the country on August 23. Banerjee said, ''I'll not have any problem accepting it. If all parties accept it, Why won't I?.'' Notably, her stance came after the delegation of 10 parties led by Bihar CM Nitish Kumar met PM Narendra Modi in Bihar to raise the demand.   

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 02:46 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Census, Caste-based census, CM Mamata Banerjee, CM Nitish Kumar, Bihar

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Mamata Banerjee

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Mamata Banerjee Will Oust Govt After 2024 Polls: Report

An editorial in TMC's 'Jago Bangla' said that West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee will be one of the key architects of the change in government after the Opposition expels the Centre in the 2024 elections. The editorial claimed on the 75th Independence Day that Opposition throughout the country will come together under one platform. Besides, another editorial on August 14 stated the party favours national-level alliance for "the country's interest… read-more

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 01:16 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: CM Mamata Banerjee, TMC, Jago Bangla, 2024 General Elections

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

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CM Mamata Banerjee To Survey Flood-hit Areas In Bengal

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee will conduct an aerial survey of Ghatal in Paschim Medinipur district that is affected due to an "unnatural" flood on August 10. A day before, Banerjee also surveyed the areas of Udaynarayanpur and Jhargram districts and blamed the Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) for releasing ''excessive water'' from its dams. Reportedly, around 23 people have died so far and many people have had to abandon their homes.

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 10:35 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Flood, CM Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal, Damodar Valley, aerial survey

WB's CM Mamata Banerjee

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Schools, Colleges May Reopen Post Durga Puja In WB: CM Mamata Banerjee

Schools and colleges in West Bengal are likely to reopen post-Durga Puja vacations depending on the Covid-19 situation, stated CM Mamata Banerjee on August 5. According to the Education Department, the higher classes’ students will be the first to start their offline classes. CM also ensured that classes will be held on alternative days to avoid overcrowding. Besides, the state is receiving a "much lower number of doses" as per the population… read-more

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 08:44 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: West Bengal, CM Mamata Banerjee, Schools Reopen, colleges, Colleges reopen

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