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Another candidate dies of Covid, Babul Supriyo tests positive again; daily load nears 16K

April 26, 2021 4:31 am

According to EC sources, 114 of show-cause notices have so far been issued and 76 FIRs lodged for non compliance of Covid guidelines.

Oppn candidates on booth run to prevent ‘vote fraud by TMC’

April 11, 2021 3:59 am

After allegations of TMC workers barring the entry of his booth agent into polling booth no 176, Supriyo left his guest house at 7am and reached the site.

Babul Supriyo, four state ministers in fray today

April 10, 2021 5:45 am

Perhaps, the most watched battle in this phase is between BJP MP and Union Minister Babul Supriyo and state Public Works Department and Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Aroop Biswas for the Bengal's tinseltown of Tollygunje.

EC should stop Mamata from campaigning for vitriolic and communal speeches: Supriyo

April 08, 2021 4:30 pm

"Despite being a chief minister, the kind of comments that Mamata Banerjee is making is shameful. Through her vitriolic speeches and the communal campaign, she has taken the political discourse to an all-time low," Supriyo said.

In BJP list for Bengal polls, Union minister Babul Supriyo, several sitting MPs

March 14, 2021 10:01 pm

Bengal elections: BJP national general secretary Arun Singh Sunday announced names of the party’s candidates in 27 seats out of 31 for the third phase, and in 36 seats out of 44 going to polls in the fourth phase.

Centre planning to set up wildlife research centre in Gujarat: Union Minister

March 09, 2021 3:25 am

Supriyo said as part of proposed Project Lion on the lines of Project Tiger, the Centre would set up a National Wildlife Disease Diagnostic Research and Referral Centre in Gujarat.

Delhi Confidential: Bihari, Vihari

January 14, 2021 1:18 am

There was no lengthy retort, no laboured taunt. The modest-to-a-fault Andhra youngster's two-word putdown to Supriyo's Bihari tweet was: * Hanuma Vihari.

BJP issues showcause notice to Sayantan Basu, 2 other leaders for 'anti-party remarks'

December 23, 2020 1:32 am

In the showcause notice, the party has asked Basu to explain within seven days why he made such remarks on December 18 or face tougher action.

Need to oppose Mamata's 'publicity over pandemic' to save Bengal from Covid: Babul Supriyo

April 26, 2020 5:44 pm

As of now, West Bengal has reported 716 Covid-19 cases, including 18 deaths.

Video of dead patient in Bengal hospital uploaded by Union minister sparks controversy

April 22, 2020 3:37 pm

Supriyo, who posted the video on Twitter, claimed that it was in the public domain and urged the ruling Trinamool Congress to urgently investigate the matter.


Today in Pics: Narendra Modi meets President of Myanmar U Thein Sein

November 11, 2014 7:36 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Presidential Palace for a meeting with President of Myanmar, U Thein Sein in Myanmar on November 11.


Politicians, Nobel Laureate hail Bose files declassification

January 23, 2016 3:31 pm

New Delhi/Kolkata, Jan 23 (ANI): Minister of State for Urban Development Babul Supriyo said he did not understand why these documents were hidden from the public for so long. He exclaimed that this is a great beginning and interesting things are coming to the forefront. He added that he is thankful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for carrying out declassification of files. Supporting the declassification, Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed said Congress also demanded declassification of files and there is no question of being embarrassed. He also said that both Congress and Subhas Chandra Bose's aim was to free India. The party has no problem with it. Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen said that there is hardly any mystery. He added that Netaji's vision of equity and justice is badly needed in all spheres of life. Expressing interest in the files declassified by the Centre, he said it was more important to debate Netaji's life and work than his death.