Friday, 12 August, 2022

Topic: TMC

PM Modi bats for citizenship bill, says ground slipping from under Mamata’s feet

Speaking in West Bengal, Modi said the bill will provide 'justice and respectability' to those who face religious persecution.

Take back comments on Mamata or face defamation charges: Trinamool to Amit Shah

The BJP president alleged that CM Mamata Banerjee's paintings were bought by chit fund owners for crores of rupees.

Why Mamata Banerjee’s rally in Kolkata is set to be a show of opposition disunity

The likes of Telangana CM KCR — who are in favour of a non-BJP, non-Congress front — have decided to skip Saturday’s rally or just send a representative.

Opposition parties criticise govt for extending Rajya Sabha winter session

Parties including the Congress, TMC and AIADMK said no decision on extending the sitting of the House was announced.

Mamata Banerjee has best chance to become first bengali PM, says BJP’s Dilip Ghosh

The statement by BJP's West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh comes as a shocker as the party is engaged in a bitter fight against the ruling TMC.

James Bond, defence deal and the govt — Not a spy movie but Rafale debate in Lok Sabha

Finance minister Arun Jaitley quoted a James Bond movie during the Rafale debate in Parliament, but was mocked by an MP for getting it wrong.

BJP wants rath yatra in West Bengal to incite communal passions, alleges TMC

The Trinamool Congress charged the BJP of working towards 'destruction and dividing people' ahead of next year's Lok Sabha elections.

Calcutta High Court quashes order allowing BJP ‘rath yatra’ in Bengal

The Calcutta High Court was hearing an appeal moved by the West Bengal government challenging a single bench's order allowing the BJP's 'Rath Yatra'. Kolkata: The...

3 things BJP must do to wrest power from Mamata Banerjee in Bengal

The BJP’s strong performance in the recent panchayat elections has boosted the party’s morale.

As investment vanishes in West Bengal, political workers resort to violence for spoils

People in West Bengal are polarised on the lines of political affiliations and identities.

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The new Hyundai Tucson. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

Hyundai’s new Tucson comes loaded to the gills. Its style and power match the price

First-generation Tucson was not only quite an ugly vehicle but also drove pretty badly. But the new edition shows how Hyundai has turned the corner.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

How EPFO made Rs 68,000 crore off your retirement money by investing in exchange traded funds

Retirement fund body has seen rise in earnings from capital gains from equity. Its earnings are distributed among its subscribers, with EPFO retaining a small surplus.


Yuan Wang 5 vessel | ANI

Chinese research vessel Yuan Wang 5 has ‘slowed down’ but still en route Sri Lankan port

Yuan Wang 5 is currently 599 nautical miles away from Hambantota, having been at sea for 35 hours since departing the Chinese port of Taicang, according to latest data.

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.