• 17239 stories TRINAMOOL CONGRESS

37 seconds ago
Trinamool-BJP feeding each other in Bengal: Yechury

Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Friday accused West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and opposition BJP of practising the same sort of religious extremism and communal appeasement and said the two forces were feeding on each other. It seems the Trinamool Congress and the BJP are wrestling against each other here in Bengal, but fundamentally they are pr...

3 hours ago
Mukul Roy moves Delhi HC against phone tapping

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Former Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy, who recently joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Friday approached the Delhi High Court against the West Bengal government for allegedly tapping his telephones. Roy, alleging that his mobile phones were being tapped for many months now, sought direction for his telecoms service providers to submit in the court if an...

10 hours ago
Mukul Roy moves Delhi HC against phone tapping

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) BJP's Mukul Roy on Friday approached the Delhi High Court against the West Bengal government for allegedly tapping his telephones. A former Trinamool Congress MP, Roy recently joined the Bharatiya Janata Party. The court will hear his plea on November 20. --IANS gt/mr ...

1 day ago
Trinamool, BJP leaders caught on camera threatening violence

Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) A district-level Trinamool Congress leader and the BJP's West Bengal unit president have been caught on camera threatening to set houses on fire and break limbs of opposition leaders as also beat up the police. Addressing a public meeting in Malda district on Thursday, state Bharatiya Janata party chief Dilip Ghosh warned that BJP workers would beat up Trinamool Co...

1 day ago
Mukul replies to legal notice by Mamata kin on Biswa Bangla issue

Kolkata, Nov 15 (IANS) BJP's new entrant Mukul Roy on Wednesday replied to a legal notice served by Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee for making statements against him relating to Biswa Bangla and asked Banerjee to convey an apology publicly within seven days. We have analysed every word and sentence of the notice and pointed out what Roy had said was factual and correct. We have a...

2 days ago
Trinamool prevented our leader from attending meeting: BJP

Kolkata, Nov 15 (IANS) The BJP on Wednesday alleged that the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal did not allow its state President Dilip Ghosh to attend a meeting at Sitalkuchi in Cooch Behar district. Our state President Dilip Ghosh was going to Sitalkuchi for a meeting. The way his convoy was blocked by police and Trinamool supporters is undemocratic, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'...

3 days ago
TMC leader Mannan Hossain dead

Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Senior Trinamool Congress leader and former Lok Sabha member Abdul Mannan Hossain died at a private hospital here on Tuesday due to age-related issues, his family said. He was 65. Mannan is survived by his two wives, two sons, and two daughters. Born in 1952 at Sealmara of West Bengal's Murshidabad district, Hossain joined the Congress and was elected to th...

4 days ago
Mamata kin sends legal notice to Mukul Roy on Biswa Bangla issue

Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) Trinamool Congress MP and party's youth wing chief Abhishek Banerjee on Monday served legal notice on BJP's new entrant Mukul Roy for making malicious and defamatory statements against him and demanded an unconditional apology within 48 hours. Roy had on Friday alleged that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Biswa Bangla was nothing but a company owned by...

6 days ago
Biswa Bangla wholly-owned Bengal government company: Official

Kolkata, Nov 11 (IANS) Refuting BJP's new entrant Mukul Roy's comments relating to Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation, a senior West Bengal government official on Saturday said the company is wholly owned by the state government. The Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation was incorporated by December 31, 2014 and its share holders are three government officials. It is not a private entity. I...

6 days ago
Biswa Bangla wholly-owned Bengal government company: Official

Kolkata, Nov 11 (IANS) Refuting BJP's new entrant Mukul Roy for his comments relating to Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation, a senior West Bengal government official on Saturday said the company is wholly owned by the state government. The Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation was incorporated by December 31, 2014 and its share holders are three government officials. It is not a private ent...

6 days ago
Mukul lambasts Mamata, Trinamool hits back

Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) BJP's new entrant Mukul Roy on Friday went all guns blazing at his former party Trinamool Congress, saying it was now more of a private limited company than a political outfit and alleged that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Biswa Bangla (the name by which she brands the state) was nothing by a company owned by her nephew Abhishek Banerjee. During the ...

7 days ago
Kamal Haasan meets Mamata amid speculation

Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) Tamil movie icon Kamal Haasan, who has plans for a political plunge, on Friday lauded West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her enthusiasm to celebrate cinema through the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF). Kamal, who was attending the inaugural ceremony of the 23rd edition of KIFF, met Banerjee during the day amid speculation of him reaching out t...

7 days ago
Mamata lashes out at rivals for questioning holding of festivals

Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday hit out at her detractors for questioning the state government's initative to celebrate festivals, including the gala Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) which began here during the day. Many people raise questions about (us) organising festivals. Why won't we hold the festival? Why won't we celebrate Durg...

7 days ago
Mamata defends Delhi CM over pollution

Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday suggested the Central government open a dialogue with chief ministers of neighbouring states to flesh out a solution to Delhi's pollution problem instead of blaming her Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal. Global warming is a problem. Delhi pollution a disaster. Instead of blaming each other, I suggest Centre sit w...

7 days ago
Mamata remembers Nandigram 'martyrs'

Kolkata, Nov 10 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday remembered those who she claimed became victims of the CPI-M's violent politics in the state during the Left Front (LF) rule. Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) is observing the day as Nandigram Divas, accusing the Communist Party of India-Marxist of letting loose barbaric atrocities in the rural belt of East Mi...

8 days ago
Sena to contest Gujarat polls on its own

Mumbai, Nov 9 (IANS) Thumbing its nose at ally Bharatiya Janata Party, the Shiv Sena plans to contest between 50-60 seats in the Gujarat Assembly polls on its own, a senior party official said here on Thursday. A high-level team of the party, led by Gujarati Wing Coordinator and senior municipal corporator from Oshiwara Rajul Patel and another leader Hemraj Shah, is currently camping in ...

8 days ago
Political rivals clash, scuffle in Bengal on demonetisation anniversary

Kolkata, Nov 8 (IANS) The political temperatures soared in West Bengal on Wednesday, as rival political parties clashed and scuffled on the streets as they brought out rallies, marches, held meetings and street corners in support or against the demonetisation exercise carried out exactly a year back by the Narendra Modi-led Central government. In Kolkata, there were clashes between the s...

9 days ago
Babul Supriyo slams Trinamool for black Twitter DP

Kolkata, Nov 8 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Babul Supriyo on Wednesday slammed the Trinamool Congress for turning its Twitter profile picture black in protest against demonetisation. There is nothing to say about leaders and political parties who have splattered themselves with ink... turning their DP black... this is shameful, Supriyo said h...

9 days ago
Street protests against note ban, BJP counters with 'Anti-Black Money Day'

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) The first anniversary of demonetisation on Wednesday was marked by street protests by the Congress and like-minded opposition parties against the decision which Prime Minister Narendra Modi called a historic and multi-dimensional success while Rahul Gandhi said it has ruined the lives of millions of hardworking Indians. The Congress, Trinamool Congress, Nationalis...

9 days ago
BJP breaking parties, opposition should work together with a CMP: Mamata

Kolkata, Nov 8 (IANS) Accusing the BJP of breaking political parties, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday urged the opposition parties to work together on the basis of a common minimum programme (CMP) on issues of public interest. Sometimes they (BJP) are issuing threats, sometimes they are breaking political parties, creating nuisance, and harassing common people, Ba...

Subscribe
Read latest breaking news on TRINAMOOL CONGRESS in your favourite RSS reader!
All rights reserved for the news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.
News Delivered The Way It Should Be!
INSANELY FAST | RESPONSIVE INTERFACE | NO CLUTTER
Page generated in 0.0082 seconds.