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Cong-TMC clashes: Mamata sacks Firhad Hakim as spokesman

With pressure mounting on West Bengal minister Firhad Hakim for his alleged role in shielding some on those involved in the February 12 violence and the killing of a police officer at Garden Reach......

Mamata's TMC sweeps aside opposition in West Bengal

Led by mercurial Mamata Banerjee, the Trinamool Congress on Thursday stormed back to power in West Bengal getting more than two-thirds majority decimating the opposition Left-Congress alliance......

'Rescue operation? It was a joke!'

'I feel like hanging my head in shame to think that the chief minister is making such an irresponsible and unkind comment at such a sad time.' 'Instead of calling the army, the chief minister spent......

PHOTOS: Bengal flood situation turns grim, 1.19 lakh people affected

The waterlogged railway tracks at Sealdah Station in Kolkata. Photograph: PTI Photo Flood situation in south Bengal turned grim on Saturday with 1.19 lakh people taking shelter in relief camps in......

Trianmool's new A team: Mukul Roy kept at bay

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Saturday carried out a major reshuffle in the party set-up, giving additional responsibilities to her close confidants and elevating former union......

West Bengal Govt introduces bills to boost investment

The West Bengal government on Monday introduced two amendment bills in the state Assembly to boost investments in the state. The West Bengal Municipal (Fourth Amendment) Bill, 2015 was passed by......

Kolkatans be ready, soon a ropeway will make your travel easier

'To curb pollution and counter global warming, one has to think of alternative transportation system' 'Once implemented, Curvo can act efficiently as air ambulances' 'It is safe, fast, pollution......

Ratan Tata hits back, says Bengal FM has a 'very fertile imagination'

A day after  Ratan Tata said he did not see much sign  of industrial development in West Bengal, state industries and finance minister Amit Mitra hit back at Chairman Emeritus of Tata......

Bengal minister backs tax waiver for buildings painted blue and white

Backing the decision by the KMC to waive property tax for residential buildings painted in blue and white in West Bengal, a state minister on Wednesday said an amendment should be passed by......

UK business delegation to tour Kolkata, Kochi

A high-powered business delegation from the UK, led by the British cabinet minister, Eric Pickles, is arriving in India on Monday to explore opportunities in infrastructure and water management in......

Pele returns to rousing welcome in Kolkata

IMAGE: Pele waves to fans after his arrival at the Netaji Airport in Kolkata. Photograph: Abhiroop Dey Sarkar Frenzied scenes were witnessed at the airport this morning when......

Mohinder Amarnath on way out of selection panel?

Speculation is rife that former India batsman Mohinder Amarnath could be replaced by Roger Binny as selector and may lose out on becoming chairman of the national selection committee following......
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Wipro, Infy investment proposals may happen as Mamata mulls reversing stance on IT-SEZ status

With Mamata Banerjee slated to take oath for her second term on May 27, rumours are flying about the possible ministerial berths, their portfolios... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/info-tech/wipro-infy-investment-proposals-may-happen-as-mamata-mulls-reversing-stance-on-itsez-status/article8641564.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Didi can celebrate, but Mamata must improve on her performance in second term

I am what you call a prabashi (non-resident) Bengali, born and raised in Uttar Pradesh but with strong roots in West Bengal. I have intently... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/politics/didi-can-celebrate-but-mamata-must-improve-on-her-performance-in-second-term-2792640.html
After Bengal victory, Mamata hopes to lead "federal front" against Modi

With a second term in Bengal, the Trinamool Congress now hopes to play a bigger role at the national stage. After its historic mandate, most in the... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/after-bengal-victory-mamata-hopes-to-lead-federal-front-against-modi/1/673950.html
Verdict 2016 also has a cautionary message for Mamata, Jayalalithaa

Both of them have beaten the anti-incumbency challenge to win successive terms for the first time. But for Mamata Banerjee and J Jayalalithaa,... ...

http://www.oneindia.com/feature/verdict-2016-has-cautionary-message-for-mamata-jayalalithaa-2105457.html
Corruption, the key election issue, fails to influence voters

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Kolkata, May 21 -- Even before the final poll results were... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Corruption%2C-the-key-election-issue%2C-fails-to-influence-voters/13226602

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