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'Would have contested from South Kolkata if I was launched by parachute': Trinamool MP Abhishek Banerjee counters Suvendu Adhikari

Kolkata/IBNS: Countering rebel Trinamool Congress leader Suvendu Adhikari, party MP Abhishek Banerjee on Sunday said he would have contested from his own locality had he been launched by a parachute or been lifted.

'Neither CM thrown me out nor I left TMC': Suvendu Adhikari amid speculations over his political position

Kolkata/IBNS: Maintaining suspense over his political position, West Bengal Minister and heavyweight Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader, Suvendu Adhikari, on Thursday said he was still a member of West Bengal's ruling party.

TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee shoots legal notice to BJP MP Babul Supriyo

Kolkata/UNI: All India Trinamool Youth Congress president Abhishek Banerjee, MP from Diamond Harbour Lok Sabha constituency, on Saturday dashed off a legal notice to BJP MP from Asansol and Union Minister of State Babul Supriyo for the latter's tweet.

TMC hits out at Narendra Modi government for holding UGC NET during Durga Puja

Kolkata/IBNS: The conduction of the National Eligibility Test (NET), also known as UGC NET, during festival Durga Puja has turned out to be a new flashpoint between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Trinamool Congress (TMC), which has been attempting to lead the students' issues in the last one month.

Amid protests, CESC announces to put amounts of April-May billed in June in abeyance

Kolkata/IBNS: After facing a massive outrage for sending its consumers 'exorbitant' electricity bills amid financial crisis triggered by Covid-19 and resultant lockdown, RP Sanjiv Goenka Group owned power utility, Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC), on Sunday night announced to keep in abeyance the charges for April and May, which were merged with the bills of June.

Mamata Banerjee fields 'nephew' Abhishek on CAB debate; Modi Govt is obsessed with Pakistan, says DMK

New Delhi/UNI: The DMK on Monday said the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) is discriminatory which could only spark off 'animosity' among communities and wondered why the BJP-led NDA regime has been giving so much importance to Pakistan. The opposition Trinamool Congress also attacked the government with TMC lawmaker Abhishek Banerjee flaying the saffron for going against the tenets of people like Swami Vivekananda.

Mamata Banerjee writes to Election Commission ahead of the final phase of voting in the Lok Sabha polls

Kolkata, May 18 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has written a letter to the Election Commission and asked them to conduct "peaceful and impartial" voting in the Lok Sabha Polls in the state during the last phase of the democratic process.

BJP wave sweeping Bengal and something major going to happen : Modi

Buniadpur, Apr 20 (UNI) Launching a blistering attack on the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said a massive BJP wave has been sweeping Bengal and the country is saying something major is going to happen in the state.

Bengal will show the way to ‘poriborton’ in Delhi as well: Abhishek Banerjee in Bongaon

Bongaon, Apr 13 (UNI) Trinamool youth congress president and MP Abhishek Banerjee on Saturday said Bengal has shown the way to ‘poriborton’ and now ‘poriborton’ will come in Delhi too.

Calcutta HC stays the Customs summon to TMC MP Abhisekh's wife Ruchika

Kolkata, Apr 8 (UNI) A two-judge bench of Calcutta High Court today stayed the summon the Customs issued to Ruchika Naroola, wife of TMC MP Abhisekh Banerjee and asked her to file her appeal before a trial bench of the high court.

Amit Shah summoned by Kolkata court in a defamation case filed by Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee

Kolkata, Aug 29 (IBNS): A metropolitan magistrate court in Kolkata on Wednesday summoned BJP national president Amit Shah in connection with a defamation case filed by Trinamool Congress (TMC) parliamentarian Abhishek Banerjee, reports said.

Kolkata: TMC hits streets to protest fuel price hike

Kolkata, May 29 (IBNS): The youth wing of West Bengal's ruling party Trinamool Congress on Tuesday hit the streets of Kolkata to protest the fuel price hike for 15 consecutive days across the country.

Abhishek Banerjee slaps legal notice against Mukul Roy over Biswa Bangla controversy

Kolkata, Nov 13 (IBNS): Trinamool Congress' Youth Wing president and Lok Sabha MP Abhishek Banerjee has slapped a legal notice against former TMC leader Mukul Roy, now a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member, as the latter accused the former of owning the Biswa Bangla brand, media reports said.

Mukul Roy targets Mamata, her nephew Abhishek in first BJP rally

Kolkata, Nov 10 (IBNS): The political environment in Bengal remained quite tensed on Friday with war of words between state Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and former Trinamool Congress leader, now a BJP member, Mukul Roy.

Dilip Ghosh links Abhiskek Banerjee to K D Singh, received notice

Kolkata, Mar 28 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party state President received a notice issued by Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee, for linking latter to a controversial businessman, K D Singh, on Tuesday.