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Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 4:59 PM IST
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar to visit violence-hit areas; ‘it's my constitutional duty’
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar on Monday said that the state is embroiled in violence after the assembly elections which concluded on May 2, in which chief minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) emerged victorious.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 4:53 PM IST
Total lockdown will hamper livelihood, strict measures taken to curb COVID spread: Mamata Banerjee
"We have taken strict measures, a total lockdown will hamper livelihood of people," Banerjee said, addressing a press conference at the state secretariat following the first cabinet meeting of her newly formed government.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 12:12 PM IST
West Bengal: CM Mamata Banerjee expands Cabinet, 43 TMC leaders sworn-in as ministers
Veteran leaders who were sworn in as ministers include Subrata Mukherjee, Partha Chatterjee, Firhad Hakim, Jyoti Priya Mallick, Moloy Ghatak, Aroop Biswas, Dr Shashi Panja and Javed Ahmed Khan.
Top StoriesMay 9, 2021, 7:24 PM IST
Nirmala replies to Mamata's letter to PM seeking total tax waiver on Covid-related material
In a series of posts on Twitter, Nirmala told Mamata that if full exemption from GST is given, vaccine manufacturers would not be able to offset their input taxes and would pass them on to the end consumer by increasing the price.
Top StoriesMay 7, 2021, 3:00 PM IST
Mamata writes letter to PM Modi; says Bengal needs more oxygen, Centre diverting it to other states
Mamata Banerjee has told PM Modi that Bengal’s consumption of medical oxygen has gone up from 470 MT to 550 MT per day over the past one week.
Top StoriesMay 5, 2021, 11:23 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee takes oath as West Bengal Chief Minister for third consecutive term
Banerjee is presently the only woman Chief Minister in the country, and is also the only woman Chief Minister to be elected three times in a row.
ElectionsMay 3, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Will go to court: Mamata Banerjee after losing to Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram
"I accept the verdict in Nandigram - it is not a big deal. Don't worry," said the Chief Minister, declaring, however, that she would approach the court over "mischief".
Top StoriesMay 3, 2021, 10:38 AM IST
13 parties appeal to PM for free vaccines, uninterrupted oxygen
In a joint statement, the 13 political leaders called upon the Centre to utilise the budgetary allocation of Rs 35,000 crore for the vaccination programme.
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 7:44 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee on landslide victory: We won against money power, muscle and mafia power
Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress looks all set to hold power in West Bengal, shaking off a tough challenge from BJP.
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 7:11 PM IST
West Bengal Election Results 2021: BJP wins Nandigram, but loses Bengal battle
Mamata Banerjee today won a big fight in Bengal but lost Nandigram seat to BJP's Suvendu Adhikari, her former right-hand man.
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 4:46 PM IST
BJP concedes defeat in West Bengal; Rajnath, Nirmala congratulate Mamata Banerjee
With the Trinamool Congress's victory next in West Bengal, congratulations poured in for party president and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 4:24 PM IST
West Bengal Election 2021: Mamata Banerjee gains slim lead against BJP's Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram
Suvendu Adhikari, who jumped to BJP from Trinamool Congress, is losing in Nandigram
West Bengal Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 2:00 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal to Akhilesh Yadav to Abhishek Singhvi; several political leaders congratulate Mamata Banerjee
Former UP CM Akhilesh Yadav congratulated Mamata Banerjee for defeating "the politics of hate of BJP" in Bengal.
Top StoriesMay 2, 2021, 12:11 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee’s TMC crosses halfway mark; ahead of BJP in West Bengal
The latest trends coming in now indicate that Mamata Banerjee is set to sweep the West Bengal election once again with leads of 200 seats. The BJP is leading on 95 seats.
Top StoriesApr 26, 2021, 5:50 PM IST
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee casts her vote in Bhabanipur, flashes victory sign
On a wheelchair, she briefly paused before photojournalists while coming out amid chants of "Didi, Didi", before boarding her car.