Derek Obrien

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‘2015 will see rivals like SP, BSP, TMC, Left join hands if they avoid oneupmanship’

Trinamool MP Derek O’Brien talks about the ‘vendetta’ behind the Saradha scam investigation and more.


‘Not surprised by what Niranjan Jyoti said… it’s their strategy’

TMC national spokesperson Derek O’Brien tells why TMC have taken a tough stand against the BJP during most of Winter Session.

For linking it to Burdwan blast, RSS mulls taking TMC to court

Nandakumar said that by making such remarks, the ruling party in West Bengal was trying to shield the culprits of the blast, in which two suspected Bangladeshi terror operatives were killed.


Mamata calls NSA’s Doval an “RSS sympathiser”, Arun Jaitley expressed disappointment

The Trinamool did not attend the all-party meeting convened by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Sunday.


In cyberspace, TMC extols gains made in Basirhat loss

Derek, Mukul talk of fading ‘Modi magic’; urban voter support to TMC.


Trinamool MP Derek’s brother Barry joins BJP, says motivated by Modi

Barry said it was the leadership quality of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that helped him finalise his decision.


Trinamool MP Derek’s brother Barry joins state BJP

Barry,was a nominated member of the West Bengal Assembly representing during the Left Front regime.


TMC members seek resignation of Justice Ganguly as WBHRC Chief

The case involves high-profile people and Ganguly holds a high position as Chairman of WBNHRC.

TMC supports Lokpal Bill

The state governments must have the full freedom to set up and run Lokayuktas,said Derek O’Brien.

Sir,please don’t mock your office,says Derek

Several rights activists and organisations also asked Ganguly to step down.

Bharat Ratna Prof. CNR Rao

‘Idiot comment': Minister agrees with Rao,says funding low for research

Rao had called politicians ‘idiots’ for not allotting fair sums of money for scientific research.

Two nations and a divided family

A narrative of Partition written in terms of the subcontinent’s Hindus and Muslims tells an incomplete story


For a cause

Trinamool MP Derek O’Brien has taken up the cause of posthumous organ donation.

TMC MPs to meet Khurshid over enclaves

After a two-year impasse on the enclave exchange protocol signed between India and Bangladesh,Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee


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He asked the minister why his statement did not mention the word “accident” and rather described it as an “incident”.