West Bengal CM

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  • Mamata condemns killing of Tripura journalist

    Mamata condemns killing of Tripura journalist

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday Strongly condemned the "brutal killing" of journalist Sudip Dutta Bhowmik in Tripura. In her Tweet, Mamata Said, "We strongly condemn the brutal killing... My condolences to the family." We strongly condemn the......

    November 21, 2017
  • Aadhaar linking problematic: Mamata Banerjee

    Aadhaar linking problematic: Mamata Banerjee

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday reiterated her criticism of the "problematic" linking of Aadhaar and the alleged disclosure of personal data on government web sites. "Linking of Aadhaar is very problematic. In the name of Aadhaar Card,......

    November 21, 2017
  • Exposure of personal data in name of Aadhaar 'dangerous': Mamata

    Exposure of personal data in name of Aadhaar 'dangerous': Mamata

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said exposure of personal data "in the name of Aadhaar linking" is "very dangerous" for the freedom of expression of the country. "I am in favour of a unique card (identification). Their......

    November 20, 2017
  • 'Padmavati' controversy 'super emergency': Mamata

    'Padmavati' controversy 'super emergency': Mamata

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday condemned the ongoing controversy over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama "Padmavati", labelling it as "unfortunate" and a "calculated plan" to destroy freedom of expression. "The #Padmavati controversy is not only unfortunate but......

    November 20, 2017
  • Mamata lists potential collaboration areas to Scottish businessmen

    Mamata lists potential collaboration areas to Scottish businessmen

    Showcasing the state's industrial landscape among Scottish businessmen, West Bengal Chief Mamata Banerjee on Thursday charted out potential areas of collaboration ranging from engineering, services to IT and ITes, between Bengal and Scottish industries. Banerjee was present in a business......

    November 17, 2017
  • Protect India's diversity, says Mamata; greets journalists on Press Day

    Protect India's diversity, says Mamata; greets journalists on Press Day

    On International Day of tolerance, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday urged people to pledge for protecting India's diversity and preserving communal harmony and brotherhood. In her Tweet, Mamata said: "On International Day for Tolerance, let us pledge......

    November 16, 2017
  • Mamata unveils blue plaque at Sister Nivedita's London family home

    Mamata unveils blue plaque at Sister Nivedita's London family home

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday unveiled a Blue Plaque to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of the Scots-Irish social worker Sister Nivedita at her family home here. Banerjee was the chief guest at the programme organised by......

    November 13, 2017
  • Bengal BJP writes to Centre on 'dengue epidemic' in state

    Bengal BJP writes to Centre on 'dengue epidemic' in state

    Seeking steps from the Centre to combat the "dengue epidemic" in West Bengal, BJP's state President Dilip Ghosh has written to Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda, alleging that test kits were being smuggled out to private health centres due to......

    November 12, 2017
  • Doctor suspended for Facebook posts on dengue situation in Bengal

    Doctor suspended for Facebook posts on dengue situation in Bengal

    West Bengal health department has suspended a doctor for alleging in Facebook posts that the state government is suppressing facts relating to the dengue menace in the state. Arunachal Dutta Choudhury's posts on the social media amount to "misinterpretation in......

    November 11, 2017
  • Mamata Banerjee wishes L K Advani on his 90th birthday

    Mamata Banerjee wishes L K Advani on his 90th birthday

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday greeted senior BJP leader L K Advani on his 90th birthday, wishing him a healthy and long life. "Wishing a very happy birthday to Lal Krishna Advani Ji. Health and happiness for......

    November 8, 2017
  • Mamata describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'

    Mamata describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetisation as "DeMoDisaster" and turned her Twitter display picture black, on the first anniversary of the event on Wednesday. Banerjee had on Monday announced her decision to change the display picture on her......

    November 8, 2017
  • Demonetisation 'devil act', says West Bengal CM Mamata

    Demonetisation 'devil act', says West Bengal CM Mamata

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday slammed demonetisation as a "devil act" alleging the currency exercise was "only to convert black money into white for vested interests of the political party in power". Banerjee changed the display picture......

    November 7, 2017
  • Mamata terms GST 'Great Selfish Tax'

    Mamata terms GST 'Great Selfish Tax'

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday slammed the Narendra Modi government by terming the Goods and Services Tax "Great Selfish Tax to harass people and finish the economy". She said demonetisation was a disaster and urged social media......

    November 6, 2017