The Governor had said in a press conference that democracy is counting its last breaths in West Bengal. Before leaving for Delhi, he had also written a strong letter to the West Bengal Chief Minister and questioned her silence on the post-poll violence.
West Bengal is struggling with heavy rains caused by the Monsoon. Kolkata has come to a standstill as the state capital has been all but washed away due to 2 days of incessant rain.
The Calcutta High Court has deferred the hearing of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's petition alleging rigging at the Nandigram seat during the recent West Bengal assembly elections.
Despite the thumping victory of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the recently concluded West Bengal Assembly elections, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is unable to digest her defeat at the hands of BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram.
The security of Mukul Roy, who left the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC), has been withdrawn by the Union Home Ministry.
The Kolkata Police is today interrogating veteran Bollywood actor and BJP leader Mithun Chakraborty for making inflammatory speeches during the recently concluded West Bengal Assembly elections.
After the victory in the West Bengal assembly elections, Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee is emphasizing on the expansion of the party in other states.
BJP National Vice President Mukul Roy and his son Subhranshu Roy re-joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the presence of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata.
West Bengal politics is set to witness a massive shake up of earth shattering proportions. Mukul Roy, who had almost decimated the Trinamool Congress (TMC) after joining the BJP, is et to return.
The Trinamool Congress (TMC) is contemplating to implement the 'one leader, one post' policy in the party. This may be discussed in depth in the organizational meeting of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) to be held on June 5.