Mamata Banerjee (File Photo: AITC/Twitter)

‘Nothing for states’: Mamata dubs Centre’s stimulus ‘big zero’

Kolkata: Terming the economic stimulus package announced by the Centre as “a big zero”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said it was nothing but an “eyewash” and full of “misleading information”. “In the name of lockdown, the Centre is trying economically cripple all the state governments. The announcement made by the Union […]

Prime Minister's Fifth Video Conference With Chief Ministers (Photo: PIBIndia/Twitter)

PM talks ‘opening up of economy’ as Mamata, KCR want extended lockdown

New Delhi: “I am working on ways on how to open up the economy”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told all the Chief Ministers of different states and Union Territories on Monday during his fifth video conference meeting with them, said sources. Modi added that going forward, the economic activities which have been restarted will gain steam. […]

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (File Photo: Twitter@TMC)

108 foreigners among 177 Tablighi attendees quarantined: Mamata

Kolkata: The West Bengal government has quarantined 177 people including 108 foreigners who attended the religious congregation organised by the Tablighi Jamaat in New Delhi, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Aon Wednesday. “Ten or 12 days back we shifted to the quarantine centre 108 foreigners who had attended this programme. They came from Malaysia, Indonesia, […]