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Mamata meets Modi with sandesh, seeks his help

New Delhi: Meeting the Prime Minister here on Wednesday after a 15-month gap amid heightened political speculations, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urged Narendra Modi to revive certain stalled projects in the state. Terming the meeting with the Prime Minister good, Mamata said changing the name of the state topped her agenda. “We discussed changing […]

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

Never forget your mother tongue, says Mamata on Hindi Diwas

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee here on Saturday extended her best wishes on Hindi Diwas, but said one should never forget one’s mother tongue.   हिंदी दिवस पर आप सभी को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं। हमें सभी भाषाओं और संस्कृतियों का समान रूप से सम्मान करना चाहिए। हम कई भाषाएँ सीख सकते हैं लेकिन हमें […]

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

Centre should have shown minimum respect to P.Chidambaram: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday disapproved of former Union minister and Congress top gun being sent to Tihar Jail in the INX Media case, saying the Central government should have shown “minimum respect” to the veteran leader. “Suddenly all political leaders have become thieves! Chidambaram is being sent to Tihar Jail. […]

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

They have a lot to answer to the nation: Mamata on NRC

Kolkata: Showing empathy for the more than 19 lakh people in Assam, specially Bengalis whose names were excluded from the much-awaited final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday called it a fiasco for which the nation deserves an answer. “The NRC fiasco has exposed all […]