Former union minister Babul Supriyo joins team Mamata

Kolkata: Former Union Minister Babul Supriyo joined Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress, two months after he was asked to resign as junior minister in the Environment Ministry and a month after saying he won't join any...

BJP's Priyanka Tibrewal to take on Mamata in Bhowanipore

Kolkata: The BJP has fielded high court lawyer Priyanka Tibrewal against chief minister Mamata Banerjee in the Bhowanipore assembly by-poll. Tibrewal’s claim to prominence is her consistent legal role to bring to book culprits of post-poll violence...

The West Bengal government has extended the Covid-19 induced lockdown in the state by two weeks, until July 1 but announced several relaxations to the curbs imposed to stem the spike in coronavirus cases, which was seen following the eight-phase...

Abhishek Banerjee, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee’s nephew, was anointed Trinamool Congress’ national general secretary even as CM Banerjee delivered a stern “zero-tolerance” message against corruption, urged her colleagues to shun “displays of power”...



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