Mamta Banerjee

  • People have no confidence in UPA, says Mamata Banerjee 10-12-2013 03:26 PM

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee said that people have expressed no confidence in the UPA. ...
  • FTN: Mamata cartoon controversy: Are Indian leaders intolerant of dissent?

    Mamata cartoon controversy: Tonight at 10 pm, CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, are Indian leaders intolerant of dissent? ...
  • FDI: PM hopes for smooth functioning of Parl 05-12-2011 06:12 AM

    New Delhgi: Two days to go before Parliament resumes and the Prime Minister has expressed hope that Parliament will function smoothly after Friday's adjournment brought on by pandemonium in both Houses on the FDI in retail issue. This even as the opposition in no uncertain terms serves the government an...
  • WB CM visits a cinema hall after 20 years 30-09-2011 06:26 PM

    Kolkata: She went to a movie hall after 20 years and loved it. By her own admission, the film that finally pulled West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to the silver screen after such a long time was 'Moner Manush'. "During my student life I used to go to the...
  • Mamata releases folk band Bhoomi's album 13-09-2011 12:54 PM

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has released popular Bengali folk band Bhoomi's new album 'Desh Jurrey'. After the success of the group's album 'Gaan Doriyay' released prior to last year's Durga Puja festival, Desh Jurrey' features eight songs translated in Bengali from different regional languages. Bhoomi is scheduled to...
  • Walked an extra mile for Mamata: Jairam Ramesh 09-09-2011 10:24 AM

    Rahul Gandhi's role in Land Acquisition Bill is crucial says rural development minister Jairam Ramesh. ...
  • Mamta's painting exhibition, a super hit 07-04-2011 08:58 PM

    The paintings start at Rs 50000 and forty four of ninety eight paintings are already sold out. ...
  • Man who ablazed himself near Mamata's home dies 11-03-2011 10:26 AM

    Kolkata: A "depressed" youth, who had set himself on fire in front of Railway minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's residence at Kalighat in Kolkata, died of his injuries tonight at a private hospital. "Prasun Dutta, died of cardiac arrest at 10.20 pm at Belle Vue nursing home in...
  • Petrol price hike: Trinamool to hold protests 17-01-2011 12:07 AM

    Kolkata/New Delhi: Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Sunday came out strongly against the hike in petrol prices, saying she was not consulted by the Centre on the issue even as CPI-M, BJP and other parties pilloried the Government for working against the interests of the common man. "Maybe, we...
  • National Wipes: What's making news in India today? 10-03-2008 11:40 PM

    New Delhi: The BCCI selection committee on Monday retained the same 15-member squad for the remaining three one-day internationals against England. The decision was taken when the committee met during the second ODI at Delhi, which India won to take a 2-0 lead in the series. The selectors also chose...
  • Nat Wipes: What's making news today? 10-03-2008 02:32 AM

    London: A witness says large amounts of money discovered by police searching the rooms of two Pakistani cricketers in relation to alleged match-fixing could have come from legitimate payments made by the Pakistan Cricket Board. PCB's Director of Cricket Operations Zakir Khan gave evidence via video link to London's Southwark...
  • National Wipes: What's making news today 07-12-2007 10:55 PM

    Mumbai: Former cricket captain Rahul Dravid says the number of batsmen in the Indian team who can bowl part-time spin gives the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led team an advantage in the World Cup commencing on February 19. "India are obviously one of the favourites. They have been playing well for a...