West Bengal Assembly

  • Three Left legislators join Trinamool 09-02-2014 08:54 AM

    Kolkata: Three Left Front legislators in the West Bengal Assembly joined Trinamool Congress on Saturday, a day after voting for the ruling party in the Rajya Sabha polls. Ananta Deb Adhikary and Dasarath Tirkey of the Revolutionary Socialist Party and Sunil Mondal of the Forward Bloc formally pitched their lot...
  • WB Assembly adjourned till tomorrow after obituary reference 29-04-2013 12:23 PM

    Kolkata: Day one of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's Assembly test has been deferred. The West Bengal Assembly has been adjourned for the day after an obituary reference. A special 2-day session had been called by Governor MK Narayanan to discuss the chit fund scam. It has not just...
  • WB Assembly's special session on chit fund scam to begin today 29-04-2013 10:44 AM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is getting ready to face the Opposition fire in the state Assembly. A special 2-day session has been called by Governor MK Narayanan from Monday to discuss the chit fund scam in the state. It has not just wiped away crores of investor...
  • WB chit fund scam: Governor calls special Assembly session 26-04-2013 12:43 PM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan has called a special session of the state Assembly next week beginning April 29 to discuss the chit fund scam. Speaker Biman Banerjee, in fact, has called an all-party meeting at 3 pm on Friday to discuss the special session. But the TMC wants...
  • Mamata all set to present 'populist' Rail Budget 25-02-2011 08:41 AM

    New Delhi: As Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee readies to present the Rail Budget 2011-12 on Friday, expectations are high that the budget could be high on populism and low on reforms, as the minister has set her eyes on the Writers' Building in Kolkata. The cash-trapped Railways is unlikely to...
  • Mamata unlikely to hike fare in Rail Budget 24-02-2011 01:38 PM

    New Delhi: This year's Railway Budget could be high on populism and low on reforms as Mamata Banerjee's interests is in Writers' Building in Kolkata. The Railway Minister, who flagged off over 30 new trains in West Bengal in the last six months alone, would wait till the state assembly...
  • Mamata eyes WB polls; populist Rail Budget on cards 24-02-2011 10:32 AM

    New Delhi: During the 2010-11 Railway Budget speech Mamata Banerjee was in a tearing hurry. "Please listen or I will forget. I have too much to say and there is very little time. I am speaking like Rajdhani because there is very little time left," she told the Lok Sabha....
  • Kolkata my home, not Delhi: Mamata 18-05-2010 12:56 PM

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  • I can quit if govt asks: Mamata 18-05-2010 09:08 AM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, the Railways Minister also said that she never blamed people for Delhi stampede. ...
  • Nandigram: Buddha feels the heat 15-03-2007 08:32 PM

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