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Mukul Roy moves Delhi HC against West Bengal govt over alleged tapping of his phoneRoy had said that the ruling Trinamool Congress has turned itself into a 'priva
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
Roy had said that the ruling Trinamool Congress has turned itself into a 'private limited company' under the stewardship of Mamata Banerjee and her nephew Abhishek. Explaining his reasons for leaving the TMC, Roy asserted that the promises made by... Read more
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Preparing list of TMC leaders involved in attack on BJP workers, says Dilip Ghoshat the hills he said, “The condition of the hills is equally pathetic. None of
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at the hills he said, “The condition of the hills is equally pathetic. None of the TMC leaders including Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee can go to the hills at the moment and the party is using Central force to protect the police personnel who... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sweet end to bitter battle: Bengal trumps Odisha; gets GI tag for rosogollaof a member, or a region or locality in that territory, where a given quality,
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
of a member, or a region or locality in that territory, where a given quality, reputation or other characteristics of the good is available. West Bengal’s chief minister Mamata Banerjee welcomed the decision saying in a Twitter p... Read more
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Gulf News
India gives ‘king of sweets’ a geographical tag to end bitter rivalryor a region or locality in that territory, where a given quality, reputation or
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
or a region or locality in that territory, where a given quality, reputation or other characteristic of the good is available.West Bengal’s chief minister Mamata Banerjee welcomed the decision saying in a Twitter post it was “sweet news for us... Read more
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India gives 'king of sweets' rosogolla a geographical tag to end bitter rivalrywhere a given quality, reputation or other characteristic of the good is availa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
where a given quality, reputation or other characteristic of the good is available. West Bengal's chief minister Mamata Banerjee welcomed the decision saying in a Twitter post it was "sweet news for us all". (Reporting by Subrata... Read more
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Business Standard India
It's official! Rasgullah is from Bengal, not Odishasweet has been resolved, with West Bengal besting Odisha in the battle over the
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
sweet has been resolved, with West Bengal besting Odisha in the battle over the origins of the rasgullah. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Tuesday that her state had been granted GI or the Geographical Indication status for the... Read more
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Bengal wins the battle of the ‘Rosogolla’, people react!Bengal. The two states, Bengal and Odisha, were on a long battle to stake their
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Bengal. The two states, Bengal and Odisha, were on a long battle to stake their claim on the dessert. Tuesday, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee tweeted, Famed blogger from Bengal, Poorna Banerjee was quick to react to the news. An elated Banerjee said,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Bengal wins the battle of the ‘Rosogolla’, people react!Bengal. The two states, Bengal and Odisha, were on a long battle to stake their
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Bengal. The two states, Bengal and Odisha, were on a long battle to stake their claim on the dessert. Tuesday, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee tweeted, Famed blogger from Bengal, Poorna Banerjee was quick to react to the news. An elated Banerjee said,... Read more
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It's official: Rasgulla belongs to West Bengal, not OdishaWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced that the state
dna / Posted 3 days ago
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced that the state had been granted geographical indication (GI) status for rasgulla. "Sweet news for us all. We are very happy and proud that #Bengal has been granted GI ( Geographical... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rosogolla originated in West Bengal, rule GI authorities, rejecting Odisha claima long fight over two years and a half. I am happy and relieved,” said Abdur Re
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
a long fight over two years and a half. I am happy and relieved,” said Abdur Rezzak Mollah, food processing minister in Mamata Banerjee’s cabinet, told HT. A delighted Mollah said the sweet is his favourite, but high blood sugar prevents him... Read more
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'Troll not a kind gesture': Kamal Haasan comes out in support of Kajol after wrong selfieMumbai: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee brought stars galore on one
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Mumbai: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee brought stars galore on one stage during the recently held Kolkata International Film Festival. The event provided the rare instance when some of the biggest stars of the country like Kajol, Shah... Read more
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Mukul Roy to approach Delhi HC with allegations that TMC tapping into his phone conversationsthe sidelines of the rally put up by north Kolkata district youth TMC on Monday
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the sidelines of the rally put up by north Kolkata district youth TMC on Monday. Interestingly, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had levelled similar charges several times in the past. When she was at the Opposition she said that the then... Read more
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WB CM's nephew Abhishek Banerjee sends defamation notice to Mukul Roy for levelling graft chargesTrinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee, who is also nephew of West Bengal CM M
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee, who is also nephew of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Monday sent a defamation notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukul Roy for levelling corruption allegations against him. On November 3, Roy... Read more
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TMC to organise rally to counter Mukul Roy's allegations; son Subhrangshu to be key speakernewest member Mukul Roy alleged that ‘Biswas Bangla’ was actually a business en
dna / Posted 4 days ago
newest member Mukul Roy alleged that ‘Biswas Bangla’ was actually a business entity owned by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek, the Trinamool Congress announced that they will organize a counter-rally on Monday where... Read more
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WB dengue crisis: BJP writes to JP Nadda seeking central interventionand please take necessary steps to provide relief to the people," he said in th
dna / Posted 4 days ago
and please take necessary steps to provide relief to the people," he said in the letter. The BJP leader also accused the Mamata Banerjee government of discreetly instructing the hospitals not to write dengue in prescriptions or in death... Read more
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Gulf News
Mamata wants to acquire Tagore’s home in LondonChief minister wants to convert it into a museum-cum-memorial to the Nobel laur
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
Chief minister wants to convert it into a museum-cum-memorial to the Nobel laureate London: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, wants to acquire the London house where Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore lived, and convert it into a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mamata Banerjee revives request to acquire Rabindranath Tagore’s home in LondonWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire the London house wh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee wants to acquire the London house where Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore had lived, and convert it into a museum-cum-memorial to the world-famous poet and writer. Tagore had lived at No 3, Heath Villas in... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Biswa Bangla not a private entity, it is 100% govt. owned’Reacting to Mukul Roy’s allegation that the Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Reacting to Mukul Roy’s allegation that the Biswa Bangla Marketing Corporation is owned by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee, the government on Saturday said the company was 100% government owned. This is the... Read more
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The Indian Express
Bengal doctor suspended for Facebook post on govt ‘pressure’Bhattacharya refused to comment, Director of Health Services Biswaranjan Satpat
The Indian Express / Posted 5 days ago
Bhattacharya refused to comment, Director of Health Services Biswaranjan Satpathy was unreachable on phone. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee holds the Health portfolio. Reacting to the doctor’s suspension, BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha told The... Read more
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West Bengal: Veteran doctor suspended over Facebook posts on dengue situationsince January and over 18,000 cases were reported in various government clinica
dna / Posted 5 days ago
since January and over 18,000 cases were reported in various government clinical establishments. Opposition parties have been alleging that the Mamata Banerjee government is trying to suppress the number of deaths because of dengue in t... Read more
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Gulf News
Bengal doctor suspended for Facebook post on dengueand overcrowding. He has not commented on the performance of the government ...
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
and overcrowding. He has not commented on the performance of the government ...”On October 30, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had said that among the 40 dengue deaths, 13 who perished in state-run hospitals were confirmed cases. The... Read more
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Gulf News
Shah Rukh Khan promises to learn Bengalihave promised that I will keep on learning Bangla. My Bengali has to get better
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
have promised that I will keep on learning Bangla. My Bengali has to get better,” he said. The 52-year-old actor is Bengal’s brand ambassador.Khan also congratulated state Chief Minister Minister Mamata Banerjee for organising... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol give us a Kuch Kuch Hota Hai moment at Kolkata film festival. See picsInternational Film Festival where the two were present along with Amitabh Bachc
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
International Film Festival where the two were present along with Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, state chief minister Mamata Banerjee and many other dignitaries. The two were seen siting deep in thought before something Shah Rukh said had... Read more
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Central Chronicle
23rd edition of the Kolkata Film festival starts its journeythe Kolkata International Film festival kickstarted today at the Netaji Indoor
Central Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the Kolkata International Film festival kickstarted today at the Netaji Indoor Stadium among the galaxy of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and superstars Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Kamal Hassan, director Mahesh Bhat and famous British... Read more
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The Hindu
My Bengali will be better in next KIFF: Shah Rukh Khanhonoured to be present at this special event of the film festival),” King Khan
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
honoured to be present at this special event of the film festival),” King Khan said. Thanking West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for organising the show, Khan said, “Wonderful weather, wonderful city, looking lovely and Mamata didi... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trinamool Congress now a private company, says Mukul Roy"managing director" of the party, which he is now dubbing as a company, until s
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
"managing director" of the party, which he is now dubbing as a company, until some time back. Roy, a former close aide of Mamata Banerjee, said she is no longer the person she used to be 10 years back. "I still remember 10 years back, when people... Read more
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Mukul Roy blasts Mamata's nephew in first speech, claims company which sponsored U-17 WC run by nephew Abhishekinto TMC alleging the much talked about ‘Biswa Bangla’ was actually a business
dna / Posted 7 days ago
into TMC alleging the much talked about ‘Biswa Bangla’ was actually a business entity owned by TMC MP and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee. “What is Biswa Bangla which sponsored the recently concluded Under-17 FIFA World... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Amitabh Bachchan and Kajol had a mini K3G reunion at the Kolkata International Film FestivalKajol, Kamal and Shah Rukh were joined by director Mahesh Bhatt, singer Kumar S
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kajol, Kamal and Shah Rukh were joined by director Mahesh Bhatt, singer Kumar Sanu and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee. The stars came together to light the ceremonial lamp and Shah Rukh even read out a speech in Bengali. Shah... Read more
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TMC MLA Ujjwal Chaterjee from Kulti claims party won due to vote riggingIn a bizarre turn of events that is unlikely to please Mamata Banerjee, a TMC M
dna / Posted 7 days ago
In a bizarre turn of events that is unlikely to please Mamata Banerjee, a TMC MLA has claimed that he won in the 2016 elections due to vote rigging. At a time when TMC is dealing with the fallout of Mamata’s former number 2 Mukul Roy joining BJP,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Kajol to attend Kolkata International Film FestivalHaasan and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt are also slated to attend the ceremony, to be
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Haasan and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt are also slated to attend the ceremony, to be presided over by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Britain will be the focus country this year in commemoration of the UK-India Year of Culture 2017 with as... Read more
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Bandhan Express: For first time since 1965 war, India-Bangladesh launch new train service between Kolkata and Khulnaoff jointly by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladeshis couterpart Sheikh
dna / Posted 7 days ago
off jointly by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladeshis couterpart Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee via a video conference. Today, PM Sheikh Hasina, WB CM @MamataOfficial and I inaugurated key connectivity... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Bandhan Express’ connecting Kolkata with Bangladesh’s Khulna flagged offflagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina and the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The three leaders launched the train through video conference. A fully air-conditioned weekly passenger... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Noteban anniversary: BJP, Opposition slug it outGandhi said, number of Income Tax Returns filed increased manifold thus “streng
Central Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Gandhi said, number of Income Tax Returns filed increased manifold thus “strengthening the economic structure” of the country. In West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee lashed out at the Modi regime and said only the ruling party benefited by the... Read more
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BJP, Opposition lock horns over demonetisationmoney into white,” CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat said at a rally on the first anni
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
money into white,” CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat said at a rally on the first anniversary of demonetisation. Trinamul Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, in a Twitter post, asked people to turn their profile pictures black in protest against demonetisati... Read more
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Business Standard India
Change 28% slab to 18%: Amit Mitrarates on a number of items, especially under the 28 per cent bracket, would be
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
rates on a number of items, especially under the 28 per cent bracket, would be taken up. On Monday, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had labelled the GST as the Great Selfish Tax to harass people. To take away jobs. To hurt businesses. To... Read more
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The Hindu
One year since demonetisation: BJP, Opposition tear into each otherCongress, turned display pictures of all its social media accounts black. A sc
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Congress, turned display pictures of all its social media accounts black. A scam, says Mamata West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee termed demonetisation a “scam” in a hard-hitting Facebook post. “Demonetisation was not to combat black... Read more
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On DeMo anniversary, Opposition and BJP leaders fight pitched battles across the countryand terror funding. While opposition leaders such as the Congress's Rahul Gand
dna / Posted 9 days ago
and terror funding. While opposition leaders such as the Congress's Rahul Gandhi and P Chidambaram, Trinamool Congress's Mamata Banerjee, RJD's Lalu Yadav and Left leaders argued that it had done none of the above and actually helped convert... Read more
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Govt celebrating 'death' of people: Oppn on 1st anniversary of note banparts of the state like Chennai and Karur. Trinamool Congress calls the day 'D
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
parts of the state like Chennai and Karur. Trinamool Congress calls the day 'DeMoDisaster' West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetisation as "DeMoDisaster" and turned her Twitter display picture black, on the first... Read more
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Mamata Banerjee describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetization as "DeMoDis
dna / Posted 9 days ago
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetization as "DeMoDisaster" and turned her Twitter display picture black, on the first anniversary of the event today. Banerjee had on Monday announced her decision to change the display... Read more
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The Hindu
Mamata describes demonetisation as ‘DeMoDisaster’West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetisation as “DeMoDis
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee described demonetisation as “DeMoDisaster” and turned her Twitter display picture black, on the first anniversary of the event on Wednesday. Ms. Banerjee had on Monday announced her decision to change the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Demonetisation anniversary: It's govt's 'anti-black money day' vs Oppn's 'black day'will take out protest marches. Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra will hold a s
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
will take out protest marches. Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra will hold a series of press conferences. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday termed the note ban a big scam. In Chennai, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will address... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
A to Z of demonetisation: From ATMs to zero balance accountscalled the decision a “Modi-made disaster”, Arvind Kejriwal dubbed it the “the
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
called the decision a “Modi-made disaster”, Arvind Kejriwal dubbed it the “the biggest scam” in independent India and Mamata Banerjee called it “biggest disaster”. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh, known for his reticence, broke his... Read more
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Sharad Pawar-Uddhav Thackeray meet starts buzzBy meeting BJP's bugbear and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and now
dna / Posted 9 days ago
By meeting BJP's bugbear and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and now NCP chief Sharad Pawar, is Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray trying to form an armada of regional fronts to take on the BJP? Or is it another attempt to pressurize its... Read more
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Business Standard India
War of words: It's govt's 'anti-black money day' vs Oppn's 'black day'will take out protest marches. Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra will hold a s
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
will take out protest marches. Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra will hold a series of press conferences. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday termed the note ban a big scam. In Chennai, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will address... Read more
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Demonetisation was ‘loot, plunder’, claims Manmohan SinghCongress, TMC and the Left plan to hold rallies across the country to protest d
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Congress, TMC and the Left plan to hold rallies across the country to protest demonetisation on Wednesday. Trinamul Congress chief and West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee also hit out at the government, saying demonetisation was a big... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Note ban was an attempt to convert black money to white, says MamataA day before observing a “black day” to protest against demonetisation, West Be
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
A day before observing a “black day” to protest against demonetisation, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee lashed out at the Union government on Tuesday, alleging that its note ban decision on November 8, 2016 was actually a ploy to convert... Read more
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Mamata Banerjee: Use ‘black DPs’ to protest GST, note banprotest against the Centre’s twin policies of demonetization and Goods and Serv
dna / Posted 10 days ago
protest against the Centre’s twin policies of demonetization and Goods and Services Tax (GST), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked everyone to change their Twitter display picture to black. She set an example by changing hers on... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Demonetisation protest: Mamata asks people to change profile photo to black on Nov 8West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday slammed the Narendra Modi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday slammed the Narendra Modi government by terming the goods and services tax as the “Great Selfish Tax to harass people and finish the economy”. She said demonetisation was a disaster and urged... Read more
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GST is Great Selfish Tax: Mamata Banerjee slams government on economy, demonetizationWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday changed her Twitter profil
dna / Posted 11 days ago
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday changed her Twitter profile picture to protest one year of demonetization. With a black picture, Mamata said, "#Noteban is a disaster. On #Nov8BlackDay to protest against this scam that destroyed... Read more
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Note ban destroyed nation, change Twitter pic to black: WB CManniversary of the successful implentation of demonetisation, West Bengal chief
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
anniversary of the successful implentation of demonetisation, West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee has urged all Twitter users to change their display pictures to black on November 8, as a mark of... Read more
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