Last week in a major setback to Trinamool Congress, sitting Lok Sabha MP from Bankura's Bishnupur Soumitra Khan had joined the saffron party. Joining BJP, Khan slammed both TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee and her nephew Abhishek
In an exclusive interview to Financial Express Online, Soumitra Khan said that several TMC leaders want to join BJP and are in touch with him. Asserting that democracy has failed in West Bengal and Police Raj prevails, Khan u
With the BJP emerging as the primary challenger to West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee in the state in recent elections, the party hopes to build on the momentum going for it in the state
In an exclusive conversation with Financial Express Online, Communist Party of India (Marxist) Politburo member Nilotpal Basu reveals how the party plans to counter both the BJP as well as Trinamool Congress.
In an exclusive interaction with Financial Express Online, TMC leader and Lok Sabha MP Saugata Roy discusses the prospects of a Grand Alliance and why BJP is in no shape to take on the TMC in the state.
The state government has handed over a concept plan to develop Rajarhat New Town as a 'smart green city' to the Union Urban Development ministry. The plan has been prepared by the National Institute of Smart Governance (NISG)
After the first administrative review meeting of the new government, Banerjee said she had given instructions to restart all development work which had remained stalled for the last few months due to the Assembly polls.
Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee took oath as he Chief Minister of West Bengal today. TMC on May 19 had put up a stunning victory in West Bengal Assembly Elections 2016 by winning 211 seats out of a total of 294.
Alleging post-poll violence in West Bengal, the state BJP today said it would boycott the swearing in of Mamata Banerjee as Chief Minister here tomorrow, even as some Union ministers, including Arun Jaitley, would attend the
Instead of finding faults with the Congress party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley need to focus on garnering support from the non-NDA parties to push critical reform legislations, including the
The failure of the Left-Congress alliance to make an impact and Mamata Banerjee's emphasis on development helped the Trinamool Congress script a stunning victory in Assembly polls in West Bengal, winning 211 of the 294 seats,