On May 20, when she is sworn in, she will have stormed a male bastion to become Bengal's first woman chief minister.
Then, as Bengal slid into internecine chaos, Banerjee raised an inspired call: "Poriborton!"
Across Bengal, those who had once deemed her an affront have voted her in with a thumping majority.
Pity the poor Zanesvillians who had to batten down the hatches to avoid being eaten by the 18 free-roaming Bengal tigers.
Outnumbered five to one in Britain, Scots made up 60 percent of the merchants in Bengal, Calcutta and Madras.
With the exception of Bengal, this district is more plentifully supplied with rivers than any other part of India.
At Shabkadr a charge of the 13th Bengal Lancers was more than successful.
He boasted that every public office, without exception, which existed when he left Bengal was his creation.
Hockheimer glared like a Bengal tiger about to spring upon its prey.
It was he who persuaded the pundits of Bengal to disclose the treasures of Sanskrit to European scholars.
region in South Asia, named for its people, said to be from Banga, name of a founding chief. It is attested in Europe as far back as Marco Polo (1298), who wrote of Bangala.