(pronounced ; born 5 January 1955) is the 11th and current Chief Minister of West Bengal. She is the first woman to hold the office. Banerjee founded the party All India Trinamool Congress (AITMC or TMC) in 1997 and became its chairperson, after separating from the Indian National Congress. She is usually called "Didi" (meaning elder sister).
Kolkata, Oct. 31, 2007 : The Trinamool Congress party chief, MamataBanerjee called for bandh in Bengal today, following her visit to the violence-struck Nandigram. She accused... - 08.12.2007, Submission
12.11.2012 [Firstpost] - Suri: Sharpening her attack on the MamataBanerjee government, Union minister Deepa Dasmunshi today said it had failed to come up with a land policy and was taking West Bengal downhill. “We don't want another Singur and Nandigram. The state saw a
12.11.2012 [NDTV] - The Kolkata Film Festival that was inaugurated on Saturday by Bollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan in the presence of West Bengal Chief Minister MamataBanerjee has run into controversy with veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee
12.11.2012 [Times of India] - SURI: Six days after chief minister MamataBanerjee ordered an administrative inquiry into Dubrajpur police firing, ADG (law and order) Surajit Kar Purakayastha reached Loba village, and stayed there for 30 minutes, on Monday to speak with the
12.11.2012 [Times of India] - KOLKATA: Like Durga puja, governor M K Narayanan and chief minister MamataBanerjee are the most sought after personalities for inaugurating the Kali pujas too. Mamata has agreed to inaugurate more than a dozen well-known Pujas across the city.
02.11.2012 [TwoCircles.net] - Kolkata : MDMK general secretary Vaiko called on West Bengal Chief Minister MamataBanerjee at the Writers' Buildings here Friday and backed her stand that the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) regime had no moral right to continue.