West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has shunned any possibility of implementing the 'harsh' penalties.
13 Sep 2019 11:29 AM
The TMC supremo along with her party colleagues began her march from Sinthee More in the northern fringes of the city around 3 pm.
13 Sep 2019 2:02 AM
BJP president Amit Shah, along with various top leaders, will be attending the festival and take part in the rituals.
13 Sep 2019 1:05 AM
Mamata challenged BJP leaders to touch even one citizen of West Bengal in the name of the National Register of Citizens (NRC).
12 Sep 2019 4:43 PM
Banerjee has been a vocal critic of the NRC and has repeatedly questioned the Narendra Modi government's motive behind the move.
12 Sep 2019 10:55 AM
Gujarat government was the first to reduce the fines on Tuesday and slashed to 10 pc of actual amount for some offences.
12 Sep 2019 9:54 AM
Police and many voluntary organisations are working with it. As a result the number of accidents has gone down.
12 Sep 2019 2:23 AM
Banerjee said that her government has already initiated the 'Safe Drive Save Life' programme, which is aimed at road safety.
11 Sep 2019 9:10 PM
Criticising Banerjee for her opposition to the NRC, Irani said, it proves the dichotomy on her stand on illegal immigrants.
10 Sep 2019 2:48 PM
After the BJP’s significant growth in the state, the TMC has been trying to project the saffron party as a “party of cultural outsiders”.
10 Sep 2019 3:19 AM
The dissent over the Behala East MLA is however about his close friend Baishakhi Banerjee who also joined the saffron party with him.
10 Sep 2019 2:44 AM
A BJP delegation led by Vijayvargiya visited Sandeshkhali area where three months back two BJP workers were attacked by TMC workers.
09 Sep 2019 8:20 AM
Dilip Ghosh alleged that it was Ms Banerjee’s obstruction, which foiled the ISRO’s initiative.
08 Sep 2019 3:12 AM
She also criticised the NRC process which was heavily touted by the ruling party during 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
06 Sep 2019 4:52 PM
At an event, held on Teachers' Day, the West Bengal CM also accused Centre of not giving adequate funds to the state governments.
05 Sep 2019 6:21 PM
Trinamul Congress minister Sovandeb Chattopadhyay stressed that under no circumstances the NRC would be allowed in the state.
05 Sep 2019 6:39 AM
The decision was taken at an emergency meeting at Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's residence on Monday afternoon.
03 Sep 2019 10:34 AM
This was the second time she reacted strongly after the release of NRC list in Assam.
02 Sep 2019 1:59 AM
Of them, 3,11,21,004 have been included in the document and 19,06,657 excluded, a statement from the NRC State Coordinator's office said.
01 Sep 2019 9:22 AM
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has thanked the people of the state for their “overwhelming response”.
30 Aug 2019 4:15 AM