Thursday, Mar 05, 2015

ARSHAD ALI

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Congress leaders mount pressure on chief Adhir: ‘Not doing enough’
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Adhir’s lack of preparation would leave the party “struggling to get candidates.

Amid signs of defection, Adhir a common factor: ‘Difficult to work with him’
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

Trinamool ‘promises’ top posts to defectors, state Cong chief ready to ‘let them go’.

Minorities body holds protest against RSS chief
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

The protest was against RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s recent remarks against Mother Teresa.

‘My replacements more competent, future will tell decision right or not’
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

Adhir sends signal: If anyone from TMC feels suffocated, he may defect to Congress.

My dream made in india: Dayamoy Chatterjee
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

Dayamoy Chatterjee , 35 A resident of Ukhra village in Asansol, constituency of MoS, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, Babul Supriyo Qualification Class XII Skill Vocational training in mining New salary expectation Rs: 20,000 ASPIRATION Dayamoy read once that Shah Rukh Khan’s father didn’t have a house of his own and so the actor had […]

Missionaries of Charity hits back at Mohan Bhagwat for controversial remarks on Mother Teresa
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

A close confidant of Mother for many years, Sunita Kumar said the RSS leader was 'misinformed'.

90% of those who stay in our homes are non-Christians: Missionaries of Charity
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

The Archbishop of Kolkata, Thomas D’Souza, said he was in talks with several organisations so that a protest rally can be held soon against Bhagwat’s remarks.

‘If Panja fails to cooperate, will have to get arrest warrant’
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

Delhi Police team had detained Panja shortly after he arrived at the Kolkata airport from Bangladesh.

Religious leader meets para teachers on hunger strike, arranges meet with Partha
Sun, Feb 22, 2015

Demanding training and regularisation of pay, the teachers reiterated their stand.

Congress leaders meet Sonia, seek tie-up with Left
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

The team of five - Abdul Mannan, Pradeep Bhattacharya, Deepa Dasmunshi, Somen Mitra and Abu Hasem Khan Choudhury - met Sonia in the morning.

Along with BJP, will become a decisive force in Bengal in a few years: ABVP
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

'BJP has to play the right role as an alternative.'

College may seek legal help to save accused students
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

A special team of the homicide department probing the case has named 12 persons.

‘I will not go to court against state govt’
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

New State Election Commissioner Susanta Ranjan Upadhyay speaks to Express reporter Arshad Ali.

Need to protect Sunderbans, eco-tourism hub can wait, say environmentalists
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

To stop the degradation of Sunderbans, green crusader Subhas Datta has submitted a report to the National Green Tribunal.

Campaigning ends for Feb 13 bypolls
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

Ajay Singh Gangvaar, a general observer, said webcasting will be held in every booth where connectivity isn’t a problem.

State not same as Delhi, warns BJP
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Singer and BJP MP from Asansol, Babul Supriyo, said people were looking for an alternative.

Sunderbans set for Rs 185-crore fillip
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Despite being a World Heritage Site, Sunderbans has never been popular among tourists due to the lack of hotels.

Didi inaugurates free Wi-Fi service along Park Street
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Says whole city will be Wi-Fi-enabled by April, service provider not so sure.

25-year-old youth beaten up for protesting against eveteasing dies
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

After spending five days in coma, Arup succumbed to his injuries on Monday morning.

Paralysed gymnast rues govt apathy, thanks Jayalalithaa
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

AIADMK leaders hand over Rs 5 lakh cheque from Jayalalithaa.

Membership drive of BJP hits minority hurdle in state
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

‘Muslim leaders tell members to join any party except BJP’

‘I can’t keep up with technology’
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Arshad Ali gets up, close and personal with Padma Bhushan Awardee Ruskin Bond.

Day after, TMC hits back at Amit Shah
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Abhishek says people with no knowledge of Bengal claiming to change political scenario.

Shah meets state panel members, district chiefs
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

BJP national president took stock of the ongoing membership drive in Bengal.

Amit Shah on Mamata Banerjee turf: BJP wave will drown TMC in Gangasagar
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

Shah said the blast took place only because the Trinamool was sheltering Bangladeshi infiltrators.

Denied six venues, Burdwan BJP finally gets one to hold Amit Shah’s Jan 20 rally
Mon, Jan 19, 2015

The municipality informed the BJP leadership that the Mohun Bagan ground has been booked for a tournament.

‘Anarchy’: Jadavpur University VC Abhijit Chakraborty looks back
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

Chakraborty denied having been under political pressure, but said he became the victim of a political agitation

Day after Acharya’s parents meet Abhishek, he is shifted to SSKM
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

This comes a day after Acharya’s parents met Abhishek, seeking forgiveness.

With senior national leaders present, BJP stops entry to dais during party meet
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

The meet was attended by Arun Jaitley, BJP national secretary Siddarth Nath Singh and state president Rahul Sinha.

‘Want to be part of the change, hope there will be happy days for Bengal’
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

The Trinamool had come with a lot of promises but it is losing the trust of the people.

NRS Lynching: Focus now on saving held medicos’ future
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Four arrested on Monday sent to police custody till January 13.

NRS lynching: 4 more held, sent to police custody
Wed, Jan 07, 2015

Police sources said there would be at least five more arrests soon.

WB: Slapping is attempt to murder when Mamata’s nephew is slapped
Tue, Jan 06, 2015

According to the police, the youth had links with “Hindu rightist organisations”.

Pushed to wall, Mamata Banerjee takes over the reins of TMC
Sun, Jan 04, 2015

Banerjee stood by state Transport and Sports Minister Madan Mitra, who is in jail in connection with the scam.

Trinamool party factions spar over proposal for New Town masjid
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

MLA Sabyasachi Dutta’s supporters call building of 'namazgah' a decoy for extortion.

130 TMC MLAs ready to switch: BJP
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Around 130 TMC MLAs have expressed willingness to switch over to the BJP,” said BJP state gen secy.