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Rishi Kapoor was versatile: Mamata

Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday expressed deep shock and sadness at the passing away of veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, whom she described as "versatile" and "iconic". "Deeply shocked &…

Bengal makes masks mandatory in public places

Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) The West Bengal government has made it mandatory to cover nose and mouth with facial masks or any other piece of cloth, especially at public places, to prevent transmission of coronavirus. "Covering mouth and…

Mamata slams BJP govt over Tapas Paul’s death

Kolkata: Holding the BJP government at the centre responsible for actor-politician Tapas Paul's death, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday alleged that three persons including a Trinamool MP and wife of another Lok Sabha…

Mamata meets Modi, seeks withdrawal of CAA

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Raj Bhavan here and urged him to reconsider and withdraw the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act along with any proposed…