মমতা বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায় (জন্ম ৫ জানুয়ারি, ১৯৫৫) পশ্চিমবঙ্গের বর্তমান মুখ্যমন্ত্রী এবং সর্বভারতীয় তৃণমূল কংগ্রেসের প্রতিষ্ঠাতা-সভানেত্রী। বর্তমানে তিনি পশ্চিমবঙ্গ সরকারের স্বরাষ্ট্র, স্বাস্থ্য ও পরিবার পরিকল্পনা, ভূমি ও ভূমিসংস্কার, তথ্য ও সংস্কৃতি, পর্বতাঞ্চল বিষয়ক, কৃষি, বিদ্যুৎ, কর্মী ও ...
The post-mortem of India's failure to sign the Teesta water sharing treaty with Bangladesh during Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit has begun. The pact was all ready to be signed during Manmohan's 30-hour trip to Dhaka that ended on Wednesday. But it fell through at the last moment because of objection from Paschimbanga Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. New Delhi said Mamata was duly consulted about the pact. The collapse of the water treaty almost eclipsed the other gains the two countries achieved from the high-profile visit. This is because the Teesta deal was the most coveted ...
In an effort to restore investor confidence, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday met JSW Steel vice-chairman and managing director Sajjan Jindal and assured that all issues from the government side would be sorted out in 15 days.
Jindal committed that he would commence work on the first phase of the Salboni project, entailing an investment of Rs 20,000 crore, once the issues from the government side were sorted out. The total project size is 10 million tonnes of steel making capacity and 1,600 Mw of power, making it the state’s largest investment at Rs 35,000 ...
KOLKATA: No land acquisition for private investors, not even for projects in public-private-partnership model, and no setting up of special economic zones in Bengal. CMMamata Banerjeetabled the draft land bill at the state cabinet meeting on Wednesday, proposing to acquire land only for government projects like building bridges, hospitals, laying of railway tracks, setting up of embankments, irrigation projects and projects relating to internal security.Mamata's bill is different from all other land legislations being processed at the Centre or announced by other states. Haryana and UP, for ...
Nun gang-rape case: One suspect arrested in Mumbai Ranaghat, (West Bengal), Mar 26 - One suspect in the elderly nun gang-rape case was arrested by the Crime Investigation Department of India (CID) in Mumbai on Thursday.
This is the first arrest in the case, although nine people have been detained by the police so far.
Vajpayee a 'truly great statesman' who deserves Bharat Ratna: Mamata New Delhi, Mar. 27 - West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday described former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as a truly great statesman who richly deserves the honour of the Bharat Ratna being bestowed on him.
"Happy that Atal Ji is being conferred Bharat Ratna today. A truly great statesman who richly deserves honour. I wish him well..." she tweeted.
Mamata Banerjee hits street, slams Modi government for Land Ordinance Kolkata : Upping the ante against the Modi government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday took to the streets to protest against the land ordinance and said that instead of providing good governance the Centre was "giving indulgence to communal violence" and the situation was worse than Emergency.