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Trinamool Congress


Trinamool MPs, MLAs reach CBI office after Sudip's arrest

January 03, 2017 7:08 pm

The MPs included Mukul Roy, Dinesh Trivedi, Derek O'Brien, Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar, Kalyan Banerjee, Saugata Roy, Subrata Bakshi and Dola Sen.

DGCA will probe how flight with Mamata Banerjee on board reportedly had low fuel

December 01, 2016 12:54 pm

An Indigo flight carrying Mamata Banerjee and other passengers from Patna to Kolkata had hovered for over half an hour in the city sky due to technical reasons before landing at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport.

Trinamool alleges 'assassination attempt' over Mamata Banerjee's delayed flight

December 01, 2016 9:59 am

After circling over Kolkata for 32 minutes, the plane finally landed at 8:45 PM.

WB: Trinamool Congress to oppose Left's strike against demonetisation

November 26, 2016 7:40 pm

TMC also announced a series of party programs from November 28 to December 2 against the demonetisation decision of the Centre.

Jagmeet Singh Brar appointed as Punjab chief of Trinamool Congress

November 24, 2016 6:20 pm

Jagmeet Brar clarified that "neither I nor any of my supporters had joined AAP."

TMC’s national role likely in mind, CM Mamata Banerjee back in Delhi

November 22, 2016 1:00 am

As party leader Derek O’Brien had said soon after her spectacular Assembly election victory earlier this year, Delhi (read PM aspirations) is just a flight away.

Bullet fired from Trinamool victory rally injures boy standing on roadside

June 05, 2016 6:02 pm

The family members of Ali first rushed the boy to Islampur sub-division hospital.

Tripura: Ex-CM, 6 Cong MLAs to join TMC in July

June 05, 2016 2:30 am

Former Tripura chief minister Samir Ranjan Barman along with six rebel Congress MLAs defected to Trinamool Congress saying how can the party fight the left in Tripura if they are in alliance in another state.

TMC MLA assaulted by CPI(M) supporters during victory procession, injured

June 01, 2016 3:30 pm

TMC MLA ATM Abdullah blames CPI(M) supporters for the attack

Mamata storms CPM-Congress bastion in north Bengal, CPM the big loser

May 19, 2016 1:02 pm

Thus, the vote transfer from the Congress to the CPM may not have taken place as expected and the TMC might have been the beneficiary of unexpected Congress ballots.


Bengal civic polls: Trinamool Congress shows its grip on state with clean sweep

October 10, 2015 3:05 pm

The victories reiterate the Trinamool Congress’ continuing hold over urban electorate.


No one is safe in West Bengal: Rajnath Singh

January 21, 2016 12:02 pm

Barasat (WB) Jan 21 (ANI): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday addressed a rally at Barasat in West Bengal. Addressing the rally, he said no one is safe in West Bengal. The Malda incident was not a small incident and the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee should consider the matter seriously. They should make it clear that who was responsible for the incident.

BJP, RSS is trying to polarise electorate in WB: Derek O'Brien

January 17, 2016 9:53 am

Kolkata, Jan 17 (ANI): Trinamool Congress leader Derek O’Brien on Sunday targeted the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over dirty communal politics and their attempt to polarise the electorate. He added that the BJP was trying to change the narrative of development in West Bengal, but he was sure that the people in the state would give them a befitting answer.

TMC should stop taking advantage of communal tensions: Naqvi

January 17, 2016 7:25 am

New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday took a dig at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee after posters praising West Bengal were seen in New Delhi on Sunday. He said that instead of pasting posters in the national capital, Trinamool Congress (TMC) should paste them in Malda or in places where communal clashes are taking place. He added that TMC should stop taking advantage of communal tensions.

Malda incident will backfire on Mamata Govt.: Naqvi

January 14, 2016 7:58 am

New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said that the communal card would no longer help the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the upcoming polls in West Bengal, adding that the Malda incident will backfire on Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee government.

Idris Ali's statement is 'publicity stunt': BJP

January 06, 2016 11:43 am

New Delhi 06 Jan (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rahul Sinha on Wednesday alleged that Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Idris Ali's statement is a publicity stunt. The leader was confident that if investigated, there will be links of Idris with terrorist outfits functioning outside India. The National Secretary of BJP also demanded an apology either from the TMC party or from its leader.

Idris Ali is 'mentally sick': BJP

January 06, 2016 9:12 am

New Delhi, Jan 06 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kailash Vijayvargiya on Wednesday countered Trinamool Congress leader Idris Ali's statement and said that he is mentally sick. He described the speech as means to disturb the peace of the society. Idris had accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having links with terrorists in regard to the recent Pathankot terror attack.