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Nearly 67 lakh girls empowered by Kanyashree scheme: Mamata Banerjee
Kanyashree is a conditional cash transfer scheme aimed at providing incentives to ensure girls stay in school, thereby delaying their marriage till the age of 18 years. The flagship project, launched in 2013, offers two cash transfer components for unmarried girls.
Mamata Banerjee announces major rejig in TMC ahead of 2021 Bengal polls
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Thursday announced a majo...
Centre plotting to pull down opposition governments using state agencies: Mamata Banerjee
"When the country is busy fighting the COVID pandem...
Mamata Banerjee orders extension of lockdown in West Bengal till July 31
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee told reporters after an all-party meeting that though the participants differed over ways to tackle the pandemic, a consensus emerged that the lockdown should be extended with relaxations.
Bengal announces 2-day lockdown every week; after reports of community transmission
"This week, the total lockdown will be in force on Thursday and Saturday. Next week, the shutdown will be clamped on Wednesday (July 29)," the home secretary said, adding that a review meeting will be held next Monday for further discussions on the matter.
Mamata Banerjee writes to PM Modi urging him to re-examine HRD ministry and UGC guideline to hold exams
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the revised guidelines issued by the HRD Ministry ...
Karunanidhi was a relentless crusader of federalism, harbinger of social change: Pranab Mukherjee
Mukherjee, whose message was played out a web-event organised by DMK supporters, said the Covid-19 pandemic has presented a new set of challenges to India and "it is the spirit of cooperative federalism where States are given requisite freedom to act in a decentralized fashion that will determine our success and failure in these uncertain times."
Lockdown extended in West Bengal till June 30: Mamata Banerjee
The Mamata Banerjee-led government eased shutdown curbs in the state from June 1, allowing places of worship to reopen, and jute, tea and construction sectors to resume full-fledged operations.
Never said PM Modi should be removed from Delhi: Mamata Banerjee
"I really feel bad that when we are fighting against Covid-19 and Amphan and working to save lives, some political parties are asking to remove us from power. I never said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be removed from Delhi," said Mamata Banerjee.
WB CM Mamata Banerjee announces extending free ration to beneficiaries till June 2021
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announces extending free ration to beneficiaries till June 2021.WB CM Mamata Banerjee announces e...
ET Analysis: West Bengal's BJP claims Mamata imposing lockdown on August 5 communal
BJP has planned a procession demanding ‘restoration of democracy’ on Tuesday from Swami Vivekananda’s home at Maniktala in northern Kolkata to the crossing in Shyambazar, where there is a statue of Subhas Chandra Bose on a rearing horse.
Mamata Banerjee tears into the Centre at PMs conference
"Why did Mr. Amit Shah need to write a letter and send that to the press? After it was out in the news, people were asking me. What am I supposed to do? Why don’t you speak to us directly? Why letters are being sent to the media with rampant accusations?" the West Bengal CM said at the meeting.
Mamata Banerjee relaxes night curfew, restriction now from 10 pm to 5 am
She also said she wants the metro services to resume from July 1, but only with 100 per cent seat occupancy, and no passenger standing.
Somen Mitra, a wily politician who forged friendships with rivals but failed to check Congress' decline
After his baptism in politics as a student leader in 1967, when Bengal had its first non-Congress government, Somen Mitra, through his organisational and oratorical skills, quickly rose through the ranks and became one of the most popular leaders of the party along with late union minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi.
Prashant Kishor's report will be key in ticket distribution for WB assembly polls: TMC sources
Inputs by poll strategist Prashant Kishor and his team will be a "determining factor" in the TMC's ticket distribution for the 2021 West Bengal Assembly polls, after they played a pivotal role in effecting a major party rejig last week.