Mamata Banerjee Bans "The Kerala Story" Screening In WB
In a major setback for the makers of "The Kerala Story", the West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee announced a ban on its screening in the State. The film has been banned citing citing "maintenance of peace" and to avoid incidents of "hatred and violence" in the state. Notably, since the release of the trailer "The Kerala Story" has been a matter of controversy, fighting legal battles before its release.
Tags: Mamata Banerjee, The Kerala Story, Ban Movie, Security, Controversial Movie
WB CM To Meet Nitish Kumar And Discuss 2024 Elections
In order to unite as a strong opposition, the Mamata Banerjee-led TMC asked to meet Nitish Kumar, the Chief Minister of Bihar. According to sources, the meeting is hinting towards the talk of opposition alliance to fight the PM Narendra Modi-led BJP, in the 2024 General elections. "I have made just one request to Nitish Kumar. We can then decide where we have to go next,"said Banerjee.
Tags: Nitish Kumar, BJP, Bihar Politics, Indian government, Mamata Banerjee
BJP Hired Goons To Create Violence In West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee
In another blame game, in the West Bengal Ram Navami violence, Mamata Banerjee said, the BJP hired goons to create ruckus in the state, disturbing the harmony during Ram Navami celebrations. In an interview, Banerjee said, "We don't riot and the common people don't riot. If BJP can't do it, they hire people to incite riots." Meanwhile, West Bengal CM alerted people of any riots ahead of Hanuman Jayanti.
Tags: Indian Politics, Mamata Banerjee, ram navami violence, BJP, Goons Hired
Mamata Banerjee Alerts People, Administration Ahead Of Hanuman Jayanti
After the recent Ram Navami violence, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee called for caution ahead of Hanuman Jayanti, on April 6. Banerjee said, "I am asking my administration as well as the common people to remain alert on April 6. We all respect Bajrangbali, and we do not want any tension or violence in his name." The caution came after recent clashes in Rishra Hoogly, three days after Ram Navami.
Tags: ram navami violence, Mamata Banerjee, Hanuman Jayanti, West Bengal Administration
Howrah Ram Navami Violence: BJP-TMC In Blame Game, Demands CBI Inquiry
The Ram Navami violence and communal clash started taking a political turn, amid a blame game of the political parties, the Trinamool Congress and the BJP. While Mamata Banerjee blamed BJP goons to start the violence, the BJP leaders said, Mamata Banerjee-led Government gave clean chit to all the stone pelters in the region. Meanwhile, BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari filed a plea and demanded a CBI inquiry into the violence.
Tags: West Bengal, Indian Politics, TMC, ram navami violence, Mamata Banerjee, Howrah
Courtesy: Times Now News
Mamata Banerjee Blames BJP For Ram Navami Incident, Calls It Planned
After the tragic incidents of stone pelting and arsons in West Bengal, State CM Mamata Banerjee finally broke her silence. Addressing the media, Banerjee said they didn't said no to Ram Navami Procession, but the attacks are planned conspiracy of the BJP. In an official statement, Banerjee said, BJP called goons from outside, to disturb the harmony and create violence. Meanwhile, police force is in action, controlling the situation.
Tags: ram navami, procession, Planned Conspiracy, Mamata Banerjee, BJP
Mamata Banerjee Calls Rahul Gandhi "Biggest TRP" Of Modi
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee lashed out at the Indian National Congress and its leader Rahul Gandhi. On March 20, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) President said, Rahul Gandhi is working for the TRP of the PM Narendra Modi led BJP. Banerjee said, "If Rahul Gandhi is the face of the Opposition, then nobody will be able to criticize PM Modi." Mamata's comment came after ruckus over Gandhi's UK remark.
Tags: Rahul Gandhi, Mamata Banerjee, TRP, Indian Politics, TMC, Modi Government
TMC MLA Manik Bhattacharya Arrested In SSC Teacher's Recruitment Scam
Enforcement Directorate (ED) formally arrested TMC MLA and former president of West Bengal Primary Education board Manik Bhattacharya in connection with the SSC scam. The sudden arrest came as a major setback for Mamata Banerjee, the CM of West Bengal. Moreover, the arrest of Bhattacharya came after overnight questioning of ED in the Teacher's recruitment scam. After Partha Chatterjee, Manik is the second high-profile MLA to be arrested in… read-more
Tags: tmc mla, Enforcement Directorate, Manik Bhattacharya, Mamata Banerjee, SSC Recruitment Scam
2010 Mangalkot Blast Case: Chargesheet Filed, TMC’s Anubrata Mondal Produced In Court
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’ close aide and senior TMC leader Anubrata Mondal has been produced before the MP/MLA court for his alleged connection in the 2010 Mangalkot blast case. The proceedings are set to being from September 2. Mondal has dismissed all charges against him, in connection to the case. Notably, Mondal also appeared before another court earlier, for his alleged connection with a cattle smuggling case.
Tags: Cattle Smuggling, Mangalkot Blast, Mamata Banerjee, Anubrata Mondal, West Bengal
TMC MLA Srikanta Mahata Gets Show Cause Notice For Celebrity Leaders Remark
Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Srikanta Mahata has received a show cause notice for his remark against celebrity faces in the party. On August 28, the TMC issued the notice in regard to a video in which, Mahata said, "Leaders like Mimi Chakraborty, Nusrat Jahan, June Malia and Saayoni Ghosh are looting money. But they are being considered assets for the party. Notably, Mahata withdrew the statement and… read-more
Tags: MLA Srikanta Mahata, TMC, Mamata Banerjee, Bengal Silver Screen, celebrity
Courtesy: The Times of India