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Bengal: 3 killed in bomb blast at TMC leader's house ahead of Abhishek Banerjee's rally in East Midnapore

Contai/IBNS/UNI: At least three people, including a booth level Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader, were killed in a powerful explosion that destroyed the house of the politician in West Bengal's East Medinipur district last night, reports said on Saturday.

'By Bengali I meant illegal Bangladeshi and Rohingya': Paresh Rawal issues apology amid row over comment

New Delhi/IBNS: Actor-politician Paresh Rawal has sparked a huge controversy with his remarks on Bengalis while campaigning in Gujarat for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

In a surprise, Mamata Banerjee meets Suvendu Adhikari in West Bengal assembly

Kolkata/IBNS: In a startling political scene in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday met the Leader of Opposition from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and her staunch critic, Suvendu Adhikari, at her chamber in the state assembly.

Cattle smuggling case: After CBI, now ED arrests TMC leader Anubrata Mondal

Kolkata/IBNS: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) Birbhum district president Anubrata Mondal in connection with the cattle smuggling case, media reports said.

Akhil Giri repeat offender, Mamata Banerjee didn’t reprimand him: BJP after Bengal CM's apology

New DelhiKolkata/IBNS: Hours after Mamata Banerjee Monday condemned and apologised for the comment made by State Minister for Prisons Akhil Giri against Indian President Droupadi Murmu, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) slammed the West Bengal Chief Minister for not reprimanding him.

Bengal minister Akhil Giri comments on President Droupadi's 'look', TMC leader apologises facing backlash

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Minister Akhil Giri on Friday made a controversial remark on President Droupadi Murmu commenting on her "look", prompting the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to slam the ruling Trinamool Congress.

Bengal: Mamata eyes Matua votes as BJP relaunches CAA narrative

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday reached out to the Matua community from a rally in the Nadia district as a counter to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s relaunch of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) issue, eyeing the 2024 General Elections.

Bengal teachers' recruitment scam: 2014 TET aspirants hit streets, scuffle with Kolkata Police

Kolkata/IBNS: Hundreds of Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) aspirants, who had cleared the exam in 2014 but has not got the job yet, staged protest in Kolkata's busy Exide Crossing and Camac Street areas on Wednesday late afternoon.

Cattle smuggling case: TMC leader Anubrata Mondal remanded to fresh two-week jail

Asansol/UNI: A special court here Saturday ordered a fresh two-week jail remand for Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Anubrata Mondal, who was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Aug 11 last in connection with the alleged cattle smuggling case, official sources said .

Sourav Ganguly's reported BCCI exit sparks TMC-BJP war of words

Kolkata/IBNS: Former Indian cricket great Sourav Ganguly's stint as the cricket board (BCCI) president is set to end as he will be replaced by ex-allrounder Roger Binny if reports are to be believed.

Bengal education scam: After Partha Chatterjee, ED now arrests TMC MLA Manik Bhattacharya

Kolkata/UNI/IBNS: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) Tuesday arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Manik Bhattacharya in connection with the alleged West Bengal education scam.

CBI files chargesheet against TMC strongman Anubrata Mondal in cattle smuggling case

Kolkata/IBNS: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed a chargesheet against arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC)'s Birbhum district president Anubrata Mondal in connection with the cattle smuggling case, media reports said.

Mahua Moitra shares video of her dancing to mark Durga Puja festivities

New Delhi/IBNS: Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra Friday shared a video of her dancing with the people of Bengal's Nadia district as part of a procession to mark Mahapanchami celebrations as the annual autumn festival of Durga Puja kickstarted.

BJP's Nabanna Abhiyan against Mamata govt's 'corruption' turns violent, keeps Kolkata-Howrah on boil

Kolkata/IBNS: Clashes, lathicharges, arson were on full display on the streets of Kolkata and Howrah during the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s mega march to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's office Nabanna in protest against the state government's alleged involvement in corruption Tuesday.

BJP's mega Nabanna Abhiyan in protest against Mamata govt over scams today

Several Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers in various districts have been detained by West Bengal police as the state's primary opposition party is set to hold a march to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's office, Nabanna, in Howrah in protest against the scams where a number of ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders came under the scanner.