India17, Feb 2019, 11:26 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee’s tyranny continues in Bengal: Satirical film Bhobishyoter Bhoot stopped from playing in theatres
Bhobishyoter Bhoot is a horror-comedy film, which is said to be critical about various issues that are currently happening in TMC-ruled Bengal. "The film was released in as many as 44 theatres across Kolkata...but was removed citing no valid reasons," said director Anik Dutta.
News15, Feb 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Pulwama terror attack: Mamata Banerjee to Yogi Adityanath, political leaders condemn the attack
Around 39 CRPF personnel were killed on Thursday in the deadliest terror attack on security forces in a decade when their convoy was targeted in Pulwama district on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway.
Views14, Feb 2019, 6:19 PM IST
Mahagathbandhan: Glaring contradictions in opposition alliance
The body language of the Mahagathbandhan leaders — admittedly, we are going by the pictures and clips available on the internet — was anything but inspiring, as an obvious sense of desperation and disparateness pervaded the atmosphere
India12, Feb 2019, 6:42 PM IST
Harrowing tale of Saradha victims: Chased, threatened, left with no money or jobs and forced to commit suicide
Amid the drama around CBI's raid and Rajeev Kumar's questioning, and the din created by blames and counter-blames by the politicians, one should not forget the people whose lives have been completely destroyed by the Saradha, Rose Valley and other chit fund scams.
India12, Feb 2019, 5:50 PM IST
Mamata's Budget: More money for madrassas, minorities than higher education
In what appears downright Muslim appeasement, Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has allocated more funds for minority affairs and madrasahs than to higher education. The money allocated for madrasahs is in excess of Rs 4,000 crore while the funds for higher education stood at Rs 3,964 crore
Views10, Feb 2019, 3:11 PM IST
How Islamist diktats on Saraswati Puja in Mamata’s Bengal strikes at heart of culture
Among those, what has hurt Bengali Hindus the most is perhaps the hustling, bullying, blackmailing and banning of Saraswati Puja by Muslim fanatics made brazen by Mamata’s politics of appeasement.
India10, Feb 2019, 2:35 PM IST
TMC's vendetta politics: BJP leader Mukul Roy booked, 2 more supporters arrested for MLA’s murder
Mukul Roy was a former TMC member of parliament and joined the BJP last year after a fall out with Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee. He has been booked for TMC MLA Satyajit Biswas's murder.
India10, Feb 2019, 11:27 AM IST
CBI roasts Rajeev Kumar for 8 hours, graft-accused Kolkata Police chief remains defiant
Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar chose not to cooperate with the CBI even after the Supreme Court directed him to appear before the agency and "faithfully" help them in the investigation
Views9, Feb 2019, 12:12 PM IST
Mamata deliberately confronted CBI to emerge as mahagathbandhan leader
Mamata Banerjee is lucky that the entire cabal of mahagathbandhan has leaders facing seerious charges of corruption. No wonder, they flock together. But the drama staged by the Bengal chief minister has made her the first among the equals in the opposition ranks.
India7, Feb 2019, 5:35 PM IST
5 Bengal top cops to face action for their conduct in CBI-Kolkata Police tussle
The ministry of home affairs (MHA) is planning to strip-off the medals given to these officers for meritorious services. Also, the government is planning to block five officers of Indian Police Service (IPS) from serving in central government post for at least two years.
Views7, Feb 2019, 3:09 PM IST
Why Mamata Banerjee is frightened of BJP despite dominating Bengal
Possible gains in the Mamata Banerjee-ruled Bengal will help the BJP negate some of the expected losses in Hindi heartland states in the 2019 general election, feel strategists.
India5, Feb 2019, 7:49 PM IST
Home ministry directs Bengal govt to act against Rajeev Kumar for taking part in CM's dharna
The Union home ministry has given details of sections of the All India Services (Conduct) Rules, 1968 that were allegedly violated by Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar. According to the sources, section 7, which deals with criticism of the government, has mainly been violated.