Mamata slams BJP for playing 'dirty politics' in crisis situation

Kolkata, June 6 -- Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday attacked the BJP for playing dirty politics at a time when the State is passing through bad times. "I do not want to name people who... Read More

Didi asks Centre to pay Rs 10,000 each to labourers

Kolkata, June 4 -- At a time when the nation is battling corona crisis which has jeopardized the life and livelihood of crores of people, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has appealed to the Cent... Read More

People crowd streets on Day 1 of unlock 1.0 in WB

Kolkata, June 2 -- The City of Joy tended to miss a heart beat on Monday the first day of "unlock 1.0" even as things degenerated into a mega mix-up when citizens threw all cautions to the wind throng... Read More

Corona cases rising in Bengal amid 'unlock 1.0'

Kolkata, June 1 -- Amid a desperate attempt by the powers that be to inject a 'feel-better' impression to upset the corona gloom in the society - by effecting a controlled relaxation of the lockdown -... Read More

Religious places, offices to open from June 1 in Bengal

Kolkata, May 30 -- Amid eyebrows raising in the medical fraternity and the opposition circles the Bengal Government has decided to safeguard "Jaan" and operationalise "Jahan" even as Chief Minister Ma... Read More

Mamata sees Centre's plot in Rlys taking migrants to Bengal

Kolkata, May 28 -- With the Railways sending 41 trains packed with migrant workers to Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has questioned the Centre's "true intentions" behind pushing back lakhs of ... Read More

Rlys, Maha pushing back infected workers in 41 trains: Bengal Govt

Kolkata, May 27 -- Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is miffed at the Centre's decision to send 41 Shramik Special trains ferrying migrant workers from Maharashtra which being the most affected St... Read More

Army deployed in cyclone-hit WB for restoration work

Kolkata, May 24 -- Three days after super cyclone Amphan hit Bengal, Army was called out to assist the State Government to normalise life in Kolkata and neighbouring areas, sources in the State Home D... Read More

PM hails Didi for Amphan relief, grants Rs 1K crore; Odisha Rs 500 cr

Kolkata, May 23 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday praised Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for trying hard to fight off the disastrous impact of super cyclone Amphan at a time when the St... Read More

Bengal says no to '1 nation 1 ration card'

Kolkata, May 15 -- The Bengal Government will not adhere to the "one nation one ration card" scheme as it already has a "unique policy" in place, State Food and Civil Supplies Minister Jyotipriya Mull... Read More