(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, Mamata Banerjee called for bandh in Bengal today, following her visit to the violence-struck Nandigram. She accused... - 12.08.2007, Submission
12.11.2012 [Firstpost] - Suri: Sharpening her attack on the Mamata Banerjee 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 [Indian Express] - The factional feud in the Trinamool Congress's Birbhum unit spilled onto the corridors of a hospital on Saturday night with the party's former district secretary Asish Dey and his supporters allegedly threatening the owner of a private nursing home at
12.11.2012 [Indian Express] - “I recently met Chief Minister and Trinamool chairperson Mamata Banerjee after which the decision has been taken to join her party,” Choudhury, who was with the Trinamool till 2006, told reporters here. He claimed that he was sidelined in the Congress
12.11.2012 [Indian Express] - Though the government says fast tracking the projects' implementation has nothing to do with the panchayat elections, but the hurry shown by the government to launch the projects by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee speaks otherwise. “This has nothing to
02.11.2012 [TwoCircles.net] - Kolkata : MDMK general secretary Vaiko called on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee 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.
Janamukti Morcha (GJM), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee arrived
at Kolkata airport to leave for the Netherlands . West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee arrives at Kolkata airport, to leave for her ...
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee faces a major embarrassment as two businessmen close to her have been named in a Rs 515 crore fraud. Shibaji Panja and Kaustav Roy, owners of RP Infosystems, have allegedly cheated a consortium of public sector banks led by Canara Bank by fabricating ...
64.7 million rupees ($1.07 million): The amount earned by the Trinamool Congress in from 2011 to 2013 by selling artworks by Mamata Banerjee, its leader and West Bengal chief minister. The income of most Indian political parties consists of donations and interest earned from bank accounts where these ...
another as West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, urged delegates to
come up with concrete outcomes from the two hours Business Conclave
yesterday in Thimphu. Energised by the Chief Minister's commitment to ...