Mamata Banerjee

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POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, BJP, West Bengal

Why Mamata Banerjee is rejigging her cabinet ahead of 2019 polls

The TMC leader has sacked senior leaders in the hope of curbing the rising saffron surge in West Bengal.

POLITICS

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TMC, Panchayat Polls, Mamata Banerjee, Bengal violence

Ma, Mati, Manush and murder? Why isn't Mamata Banerjee taking a firm stand on Bengal violence?

Didi cannot be the champion of liberalism and remain silent over gruesome murders at the same time.

VOICES

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Mamata Banerjee, Nandigram, Singur, West Bengal

Bhangar stir is another Nandigram, but this time Mamata Banerjee is on the other side of action

The West Bengal CM is going by the rule book that her predecessor followed to contain a people's uprising.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, BJP, Congress, Rahul Gandhi

Why too many PM aspirants will break Opposition unity from within

Rahul Gandhi finds himself strangely at odds with the very regional satraps whose support he needs.

POLITICS

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Lok Sabha 2019, TMC, BJP, Mamata Banerjee

Don't be surprised if you see Mamata Banerjee ally with Narendra Modi in time to come

Ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP is desperately looking for new partners.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Teesta water sharing, Sheikh Hasina, Mamata Banerjee

Why pressure is growing on Mamata Banerjee to sign Teesta water sharing deal with Bangladesh

With national election due in the neighbouring country this year-end, non-availability of water has become a major issue.

VARIETY

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Rabindranath Tagore, Mamata Banerjee, Santiniketan, West Bengal

Tagore united what politics divided — Mamata Banerjee and Narendra Modi

But, as always, the PM stole the thunder by addressing the crowd in Bangla.

POLITICS

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Trinamool Congress, Mamata Banerjee, Panchayat Polls, West Bengal

Bengal Panchayat polls verdict: What Mamata's win and BJP's inroads mean for 2019 polls

Some of her bastions have begun to show cracks and if not mended on time, they will turn into huge ravines, threatening to engulf her.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Arabul islam, TMC, West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee

By ordering Arabul Islam's arrest, Mamata Banerjee kills two birds with one stone

The West Bengal chief minister recently ordered the arrest of the party’s ‘asset' for his crimes.