Indrajit Kundu
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The writer is Kolkata correspondent, India Today TV

POLITICS

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My name change versus yours: Why is Mamata Banerjee angry?

The West Bengal chief minister’s knack for giving new names to the old and new alike has often caught the imagination of the masses.

POLITICS

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Didi's Durga Puja diplomacy: Mamata Banerjee is scaling up her Hindu reach-out

With her Muslim vote bank intact, Mamata is focused on not losing out on the goodwill of her Hindu voters.

POLITICS

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Hindutva vs Hilsa in West Bengal: How Mamata Banerjee will counter Amit Shah's saffron surge

The TMC leader is using her Bengali connect against BJP's weapon of religious nationalism.

POLITICS

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From opposing 'illegal migrants' to slamming Assam NRC: What's behind Mamata Banerjee's U-turn

The TMC chief had once raised a storm in the Lok Sabha over ‘illegal Bangladeshis’ in Bengal.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Why Mamata must share blame for stirring communal politics in West Bengal

In her attempt to woo the minorities, Didi has often, and quite symbolically, mixed State with religion.

POLITICS

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How will tainted doctors 'judge' medical negligence probes, Didi?

Ironically, the same doctor whose licence was suspended by MCI will now decide complaints of ethical violation.

POLITICS

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Why Manipur looks to vote Ibobi Singh for fourth time

He has used the blockade to thwart anti-incumbency in the state to some extent.

POLITICS

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Bengal Global Business Summit: Much ado about nothing?

The Summit had no union government participation with finance minister Arun Jaitley skipping this year's event.

POLITICS

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Mamata Banerjee's mind, it seems, is full of Tagore

On posters of a government-organised literary festival in Kolkata, lines by Jibanananda Das, an icon of modern Bengali poetry, have been attributed to the Nobel laureate.