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Mahua Moitra posted a video of making tea at a tea stall in her constituency on Wednesday and wondered at the opportunities in front of her in a sly dig at PM Modi.
The party said it respects the vibrant culture of the country, adding that the former cricketer's remarks do not reflect the party's views.
After Amit Malviya said Arijit Singh's ‘Rang de to mohe gerua’ song in front of Mamata Banerjee is suggestive of the advent of ‘saffron’ in Bengal, Trinamool leader posted the Miss India video of Smriti Irani wearing a saffron bikini.
Trinamool's Saket Gokhale said he was arrested for "sharing" a tweet and the police have no clue who actually tweeted that.
TMC's Saket Gokhale was arrested on Tuesday over a tweet on Gujarat's Morbi bridge collapse incident pertaining to alleged ‘fake news’ about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the site. He was granted bail on Thursday.
The incident triggered a political slugfest in the state, where panchayat elections are due early next year.
TMC supremo and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee visited a primary school in Hasnabad and distributed chocolates and soft toys among the students. Later, she handed over winter clothes to the locals of Khapukur in the region.
BJP's Agnimitra Paul alleged that over 30 TMC MLAs are in touch with her party, while saying Bengal is moving towards a “financial emergency” and accusing chief minister Mamata Banerjee of running a “bankrupt government”.
In a video shared on Twitter by the TMC, the leader of opposition in the Bengal assembly, Suvendu Adhikari, can be purportedly heard saying that TMC legislator Debnath Hansda and minister Birbaha Hansda are “kids” who “remain under his shoes”.
TMC's Mahua Moitra is among several petitioners in the Supreme Court who have challenged the Gujarat government's decision to grant remission to the 11 convicts in the Bilkis Bano case.
Trinamool Rajya Sabha MP Jawhar Sircar made an anti-Brahmin tweet claiming that ‘Brahmanic rulers’ destroyed Buddhist structures. The tweet was later deleted.
Did the Trinamool have any role when Sourav Ganguly took over as the BCCI president? BJP's Dilip Ghosh asked and a TMC, BJP tussle began with Sourav Ganguly exiting the BCCI.
Taking to Twitter, TMC's Lok Sabha MP Mahua Moitra said the BJP spent ₹340 crore in the five Assembly elections earlier this year, of which, ₹221 crore was allegedly spent in Uttar Pradesh alone.
Updated on Sep 23, 2022 06:13 PM IST
TMC MP Derek O'Brien came with the idea of a cricket match between Lok Sabha and Rajya teams during the winter session of the Parliament.
BJP's long-time leader Rahul Sinha and MP Locket Chatterjee were among those detained from Hastings near state government's new Secretariat.
Maneka Gambhir was on Saturday stopped by immigration officials from boarding a flight to Bangkok, where her parents live. She was asked to wait, and later an ED officer from the central agency's Kolkata office reached the airport and handed Gambhir the notice.
Published on Sep 12, 2022 09:55 PM IST
The central agency - which wanted to question Maneka Gambhir in connection with the coal smuggling case - has issued a fresh summons, news agency PTI said.
Updated on Sep 12, 2022 06:56 PM IST
Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan
In a video shared on social media, Mamata Banerjee can be heard saying that there are many “good people” in RSS who “don't support BJP.”
The latest data by the National Crime Records Bureau points out record surge in deaths by suicides in 2021.
PM Modi - on the second day of his Gujarat visit - reiterated that the nation would be a developed country in the next 25 years.
Trinamool Lok Sabha MP Mahua Moitra was trolled for playing football wearing a saree. She said she does not wear salwar kameez and her pair of sneakers are branded ‘as always’, replying to Twitter ‘trolls’.
Pavan Varma resigned from the Trinamool Congress on Friday and in his tweet announcing his resignation, he thanked Mamata Banerjee and hoped for remaining in touch.
BJP alleged that Mondal's arrest proves that TMC is neck-deep in corruption and demanded a statement from Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on this.
According to a report by news agency PTI, Mondal had been served a notice by the CBI under Section 41 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) before arresting him on charges of non-cooperation in the probe.
Updated on Aug 11, 2022 09:21 PM IST
Written by Shivani Kumar | Edited by Sohini Goswami
Mahua Moitra, on Friday, spokes in the Lok Sabha on the Energy Conservation Amendment Bill 2022. She was asked on Twitter whether she even understands the issue and also about her Louis Vuitton bag.
In the current monsoon session of Parliament, Union minister of state for finance Pankaj Chaudhary informed the Rajya Sabha that the ED has carried out as many as 3,010 raids in the last eight years, and filed charge sheets in 888 cases, causing the conviction of 23 accused.
Published on Aug 04, 2022 11:18 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi