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BJP president Amit Shah addressed the media in the national capital today. This came a day after violence took place at the BJP president’s roadshow in Kolkata. The BJP and Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress have accused each other of violence at two places. Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold a roadshow in Varanasi …

A day after the Bengal administration claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi bypassed it and called governor Keshari Nath Tripathi to prepare a report on the damage inflicted by Cyclone Fani, government sources said the claim was not correct. “Attention has been drawn to reports in a section of the media, that the Trinamool Congress has …

Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Wednesday came out in help of DMK leader Kanimozhi, whose residence was searched by central agencies and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is trying to threaten parties opposed to him. Kanimozhi is being harassed as DMK is opposed to BJP’s divisive politics in south India, she stated. Charging Modi with …

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi travels across the way of Bengal on Wednesday to address two rallies, one in the north in Siliguri and the other in the south in Kolkata, the BJP would be hoping that the apparent enthusiasm of the party workers on the ground would convert into Lok Sabha seats. Although the …

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh should worry about winning their own Lok Sabha seats before dreaming of victory in West Bengal. She said the BJP leaders were “outsiders” and not from West Bengal and have zero ideas about the culture and customs …

Challenging a war cry ‘Delhi meinsarkarbadal do’ (change the government at the Centre), Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee Saturday asserted that the “expiry date” of the Modi government is over and a united opposition will win the coming general elections. Pointing an opposition rally at Brigade Parade Grounds here called by her, she also promised …

After downgrading the Congress during Mamata Banerjee’s opposition rally in Kolkata on Saturday, party president Rahul Gandhi sent her a best wishes message. The decision of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to slide out the Kolkata event comes in the wake of the West Bengal Congress opposing an alliance with Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress in the upcoming …

Mamata inaugurates Kolkata International Film Festival

A bevy of Bollywood and international stars descended in the city on Saturday to visit the inauguration of the 24th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF). The eight-day long film festival has Australia as the theme country for this year. With the Bollywood stars who attended the event include Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, …