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SABYASACHI BANDOPADHYAY

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Tremors within rock Trinamool MC
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Suri MLA alleges fund fraud in party-run civic body, suspended.

Ancient Yaksha statue’s foot found damaged
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

When contacted, Ashok Nath Tripathy, the museum’s media officer, claimed, “It is not damage. It was done in the course of a chemical process.

For this Muslim RSS member, Hindutva refers to Indianness
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

Son of a businessman originally from Bihar, Haque got attracted to RSS after Modi government came to power.

Shibaji Panja detention: They called him ‘Shibaji the Boss’
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

Panja, a businessman, was made a member of task force attached to the department of information and culture.

Mukul Roy says son Subhrangshu’s comment ‘his personal opinion’
Sun, Feb 22, 2015

Sources in the party, meanwhile, say Mukul is unlikely to take any extreme step at this moment.

Mamata warns dissidents: Won’t tolerate traitors
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

Mamata’s statement came during a meeting of the Trinamool Congress Legislature Party at the Assembly just before the Governor’s address.

Feb 20 meet between govt and staff set to be stormy
Tue, Feb 17, 2015

State employees are set to raise their demand for the dearness allowance (DA) not being in tandem with their counterparts in the Centre.

Rendered irrelevant by TMC, Mukul Roy waiting to speak his heart out
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

After Mamata clipped wings of gen secy, a section of leaders is gearing up for party without him.

A divided Motua sect votes for rivals from same family
Sat, Feb 14, 2015

The Motua sect forms more than 50 per cent of the electorate of the Bongaon Lok Sabha seat.

Visva Bharati row: Panel to probe allegations against V-C
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

MHRD urged the V-C to appoint an officer who would provide all documents or other help in connection with the inquiry.

IIT-Kharagpur celebrates its alumnus’ win in Delhi
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Kejriwal had entered the IIT in 1985 and stayed at the Nehru Hall hostel for five years.

Jailed Madan Mitra seeks comfort in some alcohol, ‘smuggled in’
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

About 10 days ago, Mitra, who was arrested by the CBI on December 12, reportedly complained that he was feeling uneasy.

No Peace in Shantiniketan
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Tagore’s Visva-Bharati has become the latest prestigious university to see protests and the suspension of classes.

Undertrial will play Jesus in dance drama
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Narendra Singh has been lodged as an undertrial prisoner at Presidency Jail on charges of extortion.

Explained: No peace in Santiniketan
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

SABYASACHI BANDOPADHYAY explains why students and teachers are angry at Santiniketan.

Bengal saw Rs 17,756-cr investment in 2011-2013: Report
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

A WBIDC report reveals that Bengal saw 17,756 cr investment as opposed to the tall claims by CM Mamata Banerjee.

Visva-Bharati stir turns ugly, salaries stopped
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

Body of professors to get FIR lodged against V-C today

Medical varsity V-C daughter to sit for MD admission test, docs hint at bias, manipulation
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

For first time, admission test for MD course has been open to students from medical colleges in other states.

Subash Ghising: The leader who spearheaded the dream of Gorkhaland dies at 78
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

In 1968, Ghising set up a political outfit, Nilo Jhanda, to espouse the cause of the hill people.

Didi’s Urdu shayaris hit market, Oppn raise ‘plagiarism’ doubts
Wed, Jan 28, 2015

Mamata’s brother, Ajit, says he doesn’t know when she had she learnt the language.

Benegal set to make biopic on Mother Teresa
Sat, Jan 24, 2015

Pahlaj Nihalani will produce the untitled film and the music will be given by Ravindra Jain.

Nominations to close on January 27, Congress yet to decide on candidate
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

Along with Bongaon, Krishnagunj Assembly seat in Hooghly will also see a bypoll the same day.

Bongaon bypoll: Nominations to close on January 27, Congress yet to decide on candidate
Fri, Jan 23, 2015

It is only after the state Congress decides on a name that it will be sent to the AICC for a final nod.

Questioned by CBI, R-Day commentator of 28 yrs axed
Thu, Jan 22, 2015

Roy, 71, commentated for 28 parades in the 29 calendar years from 1986 to 2014.

Indian Museum director quits
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

A few months ago, Venugopal was questioned by the West Bengal CID on the disappearance of Upadhyay.

‘Controversial’ Indian Museum director quits
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

B Venugopal was questioned by the West Bengal CID on the mysterious disappearance of Sunil Upadhyay.

Congress slams ‘greedy, backstabbing’ Sibal
Tue, Jan 20, 2015

Sibal, a senior counsel of the Supreme Court, had met Mukul Roy, a Trinamool Congress leader last week.

Saradha scam: I am not involved in any immoral act in my life, says Mukul Roy
Mon, Jan 19, 2015

He was addressing party workers ahead of the February 13 bypoll in Bongaon Lok Sabha constituency.

BJP plotting to assassinate Mamata, says TMC minister
Mon, Jan 19, 2015

The minister also predicted that in 2019 the BJP would lose the general elections under PM Narendra Modi.

Mother disowns ‘defector’ Manjul, says will support TMC candidate for Bongaon
Sat, Jan 17, 2015

Ex-minister’s sister-in-law Mamatabala Thakur is TMC nominee

Dogfight in Guwahati raises hackles of Bengal human rights chief
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

He writes a letter to Director General, CISF, Arvind Rajan, complaining about violation of dogs rights.

Mamata minister Manjul Krishna Thakur quits TMC, joins BJP
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

He joined the BJP along with his son Subrata, saying the TMC was functioning in a “whimsical” way.

Bengal’s political drama, now playing in Calcutta University
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Once unbeatable, CPM’s student body SFI fields no candidate; ABVP steps in to fill the void.

More resignations from Natya Swajan — Bratya, Arpita quit
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

Debesh Chatterjee and Manish Mitra had also resigned from TMC's major cultural wing.

Bengal gets investment proposals worth Rs 2.43 lakh cr
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

Mamata says ‘no’ to SEZ status for projects to protect interest of farmers.

Day 1: Investment pledge worth Rs 93,600 crore
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

On Tuesday evening, Mamata had hosted a dinner for the delegates.