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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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One hundred years of Left India’s solitude, and `death’

KOLKATA  : As just other day quietly passed off the centenary celebration of Bolshevik’s November Revolution, the Left parties in Bengal didn’t open up much the way they were expected to.  Bolshevik Revolution More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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What ails Bengal? Mukul’s expose? Or rosogoola’s victory? Or Mamata UK visit?

KOLKATA:  What ails Bengal? It’s a million dollar question which begins to bog down average Bengalees who go to market with a bag and get smitten by inflation. Or is it Mukul Roy’s version of expose of corruption More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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Whose Biswa Bangla it’s anyway? TMC serves legal notice on Mukul

KOLKATA :Whose Biswa Bangla it is any way? And after bureaucrats argued to prove Mukul Roy wrong, TMC leader and Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhisek Banerjee got a legal notice on Roy today demanding a public apology More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Mukul accuses Mamata of running TMC as company, CM blames it on zealously

KOKATA: In a first ever rally after joining BJP,Mukul Roy ridiculed TMC leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as enjoying foreign tours at the cost of people dying in dengue, unfazed Banerjee slammed More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Post-demonetization, GST discontent, Mamata feelers for anti-Modi front

KOLKATA : While slamming demonetization, GST as Tughlugi misadventure, TMC leader and Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee thanked all political parties, including NDA allies, that condemned both. Incidentally, More...

KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA - 2017/11/06: Dilip Ghosh (left) welcomes Mukul Roy (right) during the press meet at Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) state office in Kolkata.Former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy arrives at Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) Kolkata office after joining the BJP on November 6, 2017 in Kolkata. (Photo by Saikat Paul/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)
By SANTANU BANERJEE On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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State BJP welcomes Mukul, Ghosh buries his hatchet

KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA – 2017/11/06: Dilip Ghosh (left) welcomes Mukul Roy (right) during the press meet at Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) state office in Kolkata.Former Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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After quitting Mamta’s Trinamool Congress, Mukul Roy joins BJP

KOLKATA: Capping months of speculation, Mukul Roy, one of the founders of the Trinamool Congress, on Friday announced he was joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He said the BJP will seize power in West Bengal More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Mamata, Uddhav meet sets off speculations on anti-Modi pact

KOLKATA : West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee meeting this afternoon with Shiv Sena Chief. Uddhav Bal Keshav Thackeray in Mumbai sent message of strengthening of a wider anti-Modi More...

Indians suffering from fever get their blood test for dengue at a fever clinic run by a government hospital in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015. India's capital struggles with its worst outbreak of the dengue fever in five years. Outbreaks of the mosquito-borne disease are reported every year after the monsoon season that runs from June to September. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
By SANTANU BANERJEE On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Bengal dengue, fever dealing deaths emerging as major state Opposition

Indians suffering from fever get their blood test for dengue at a fever clinic run by a government hospital in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015. India’s capital struggles with its worst outbreak More...

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By SANTANU BANERJEE On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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Mamata pooh-poohs Roy, attacks BJP, asks TMC workers to help oust Modi Govt

KOLKATA: In first ever core committee meeting after Roy quit the party, TMC leader and Bengal Chief Minister pooh-poohed Mukul Roy (not even mentioning his name) saying “going out alone doesn’t make one More...