Mamata Banerjee

Chief Minister of West Bengal, India since 2011

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Mamata Banerjee: Chief Minister of West Bengal, India since 2011
Mamata Banerjee is an Indian politician who is serving as the eighth and current chief minister of the Indian state of West Bengal since 20 May 2011, the first woman to hold the office. Having served multiple times as a Union Cabinet Minister, Mamata Banerjee became the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the first time in 2011. She founded the All India Trinamool Congress in 1998 after separating from the Indian National Congress, and became its second chairperson later in 2001. She is often referred to as Didi.

TMC Vs Suvendu Adhikari: ‘Sandeshkhali viral video doctored’| BJP will sweep Bengal | Elections 2024 [Video]

TMC Vs Suvendu Adhikari: ‘Sandeshkhali viral video doctored’| BJP will sweep Bengal | Elections 2024

Suvendu Adhikari, the Leader of the Opposition in the West Bengal Legislative Assembly, launched a scathing attack on the TMC government and Mamata Banerjee. Adhikari dismissed the viral Sandeshkhali..

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24 Ki Chaupal Ep 9: Will Mamata’s Bengal Fort Fall Apart In 2024? Exclusive Chat | Oneindia News [Video]

24 Ki Chaupal Ep 9: Will Mamata’s Bengal Fort Fall Apart In 2024? Exclusive Chat | Oneindia News

As Lok Sabha elections progress, attention shifts to the battleground of Bengal, where BJP and TMC prepare for a fierce showdown. With BJP's heightened ambition post-2019 poll results, all eyes are on..

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Poll Pulse EP 11: Low Voter Turnout a Concern, Mamata Faces Injury Again and More| OneIndia News [Video]

Poll Pulse EP 11: Low Voter Turnout a Concern, Mamata Faces Injury Again and More| OneIndia News

As the third leg of elections commences, enthusiasm wanes, but politicians remain in the spotlight. Today's focus includes Mamata Banerjee's injury, the Amethi Puzzle, and Kejriwal's war room. Voter..

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Violence Breaks Out in Bengal’s Murshidabad During Ram Navami Processions, BJP Demands Prob [Video]

Violence Breaks Out in Bengal’s Murshidabad During Ram Navami Processions, BJP Demands Prob

In Murshidabad, clashes erupted during a Ram Navami procession, leaving about 20 injured from stone pelting. Prohibitory orders were enforced under Section 144. Another incident involved a blast in..

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EC censures Dilip Ghosh, Supriya Shrinate over remarks against Mamata, Kangana | Oneindia [Video]

EC censures Dilip Ghosh, Supriya Shrinate over remarks against Mamata, Kangana | Oneindia

On Monday, the Election Commission issued reprimands to BJP leader Dilip Ghosh and Congress leader Supriya Shrinate for their comments concerning West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and actor..

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LS Polls 2024: Congress’ Supriya Shrinate, BJP's Dilip get Election Commission Notice | Oneindia [Video]

LS Polls 2024: Congress’ Supriya Shrinate, BJP's Dilip get Election Commission Notice | Oneindia

The Election Commission has issued show-cause notices to Congress leader Supriya Shrinate and the Bharatiya Janata Party's Dilip Ghosh over "derogatory" remarks against actor Kangana Ranaut, who is the..

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'BJP's verdict', won't accept it, says Mamata about HC order

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TMC questions character of Sandeshkhali sisters to protect 'their Shahjahan': PM Modi at West Bengal rally

PM Modi criticized TMC in West Bengal over the Sandeshkhali issue, alleging protection of Shahjahan Sheikh. He accused TMC of questioning Sandeshkhali women's character and spreading false accusations..
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Smoke reel fires up land-industry debate in Hooghly

Rachana Banerjee's Instagram reel in Hooghly reignites the industry versus land debate from Mamata Banerjee's Singur protest, leading to the enactment of the Right to Fair Compensation Act, 2013,..
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A few Ramakrishna Mission, BSS monks working for BJP on Delhi's orders: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee accuses monks from Bharat Sevashram Sangha and Ramakrishna Mission of working against TMC and supporting BJP at a rally in Jayrambati, Hooghly.
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Adhir Chowdhury, Mallikarjun Kharge cross swords over Mamata Banerjee's role in opposition bloc

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Remarks on Didi ‘beyond dignity’, says EC, sends notice to ex-judge

Former Calcutta HC judge Abhijit Gangopadhyay faces show-cause from Election Commission for improper remarks about Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee at a campaign rally, amid Trinamool Congress's plea for..
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BJP's CAA card has confused Matua voters in Bongaon and adjoining seats in Bengal

Bongaon, a critical Lok Sabha constituency on the India-Bangladesh border, witnesses a quiet period before polling. The Matua community, dominant with 70% of voters, is central. Concerns about CAA-NRC,..
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Ex-judge & BJP pick on Mamata: 'What is your price, Rs 10 lakh? I suspect if she's a woman at all'

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A day after offering outside aid, Mamata Banerjee says will join INDIA government

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'INDIA bloc my brainchild, very much part of it': Mamata Banerjee's U-turn after 'outside support' remark

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'Don't trust Mamata, she can even go with BJP': Congress's Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on 'outside support' remark

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CAA, NRC aimed at dividing votes: Mamata Banerjee

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Kolkata cops file report on WB governor CV Anand Bose ‘abusing’ dancer in Delhi last year

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BJP calls Mamata Banerjee's offer to cook food for PM Modi 'political agenda,' says ‘ploy to trap PM’

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'Why did PM Modi not ask West Bengal governor to resign during his overnight stay at Raj Bhavan?': CM Mamata Banerjee

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Have 1 more video, claims Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, urges governor CV Ananda Bose to quit

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Can Mahua Moitra sidestep 'royal' saffron hurdle on her road to 'redemption'?

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WB governor to show CCTV clip to 100 people, not Didi or cops

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Molestation case: Governor to show CCTV footage to 100 people, except Mamata Banerjee and police

Amidst allegations of molestation leveled against West Bengal governor Dr. CV Ananda Bose by a female employee, the Raj Bhavan announced on Wednesday its intention to share the relevant CCTV footage..
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Sandeshkhali 'mistruth' spread by BJP using money, EC working under Modi govt's diktats: Mamata Banerjee

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Plaint against guv: Kolkata cops seek Raj Bhavan CCTV footage

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'TMC has made Hindus second-class citizens in Bengal': PM Modi attacks Mamata Banerjee for appeasement politics

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Mamata Banerjee suffers injury after falling inside helicopter

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Mamata Banerjee reportedly suffered a minor injury and was helped by her security personnel thereafter. She continued with her scheduled trip to Asansol without pause.
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HC verdict 'illegal', BJP leaders influencing judiciary and judgments: Mamata Banerjee on court order cancelling appointment of over 25,000 teachers

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INDIA alliance tries to convince TMC for joint manifesto

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Doordarshan's 'saffron' logo sparks political slugfest

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EC chalked out seven-phase polls to assist BJP campaigning: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

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