Tag Archives: Mamata Banerjee

Presidential election: Don’t need your support, BJP tells Mamata Banerjee

BJP leader GVL Narsimha Rao said the Trinamool Congress, the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal represented regressive politics. With West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee backing opposition presidential nominee Meira Kumar as a mark of protest against the Centre’s “atrocities”, the ...

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Hills unrest: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee too raises China ‘meddling’

In her letter to Rajnath Singh, CM Mamata Banerjee noted “the strategic importance” of the area known as ‘Chicken Neck’ in West Bengal, which is a narrow stretch of land that connects India’s northeastern states to the rest of India. ...

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Poribortan that Bengalis never really wanted

Mamata Banerjee has taken West Bengal to a new low in minority vote-bank politics. As worse, she has imperiled the well-being of others, who live in fear of their lives Clearly, the situation in West Bengal is spiralling out of control ...

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West Bengal communal violence: Mamata Banerjee accuses Centre of trying to flare up riots

Amid escalating communal strife in the North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjeeasserted that the Centre was responsible for the riots. With the recent events in Baduria, Swarupnagar, Deganga and Basirhat threatening to derail the state’s inter-faith harmony, Banerjee said, “The ...

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Kolkata Imam requests Mamata Banerjee to fight communal forces in India

The cleric who had taken a stab at criticising the Mamata Banerjee government at the largest and most significant Eid congregation in Bengal six years ago, requested her to lead the combat against communal forces in the country at the ...

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