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Bengal not co-operating with Centre to curb air pollution: Babul Supriyo

In August this year, MoEFCC disbursed over Rs 47,436 crore to all states under the Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA) scheme. The scheme is aimed at improving the forest cover.

Babul Supriyo episode reflects importance to BJP’s Bengal plans of Jadavpur University

With the violent scuffle involving Union minister Babul Supriyo and students on the Jadavpur University campus on September 19, the BJP has announced its ambitions for one of the state’s most prestigious universities and one of its last remaining Left bastions.


10 arrested for assault on student accused of heckling Babul Supriyo

"Based on Ballav's complaint, we have arrested 10 persons. We are still investigating the matter," East Midnapore Superintendent of Police Bhaskar Mukherjee said.

Babul Supriyo slams TMC govt for ‘not buying subsidised onion from Centre’

The retail price of onion has shot up to Rs 70 per kilogram or more in several places across the country, including Bengal, because of a reduced supply of the crop owing to incessant rain and floods.

Jadavpur University row: Supriyo condemns 'deplorable' meme on veteran elocutionist

Bose was attacked with derogatory remarks having sexist innuendos in a meme on social media on September 23 for praising the agitating Left students of Jadavpur University in a Facebook post.

Won’t apologise to Babul, video doctored: Student

Asked about his presence at JU on Thursday, Debanjan claimed he was there to attend a UDSF programme and joined the protest by students in solidarity to “stop the entry of fascist forces in educational institutions”.


ABVP supporters clash with police after being stopped on way to Jadavpur University

The protesters waved flags and held banners as they tried to jump the police barricades. They squatted on the road and shouted slogans against those responsible for the attack on the Union minister.

Felt compelled to visit JU as its custodian: Governor

The Governor added that was a tough decision. “It was a very tough decision to take. But, I though if a person can do anything for his country, then why not for his students,” Dhankhar said.

JU row: Students union files complaint against Babul Supriyo

The Left-leaning AFSU also lodged a complaint against five members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad for assaulting students, including women, and vandalising university property.

Was left with no other option but to visit JU to rescue Babul Supriyo: Bengal Guv

After being held up at the university campus by protestors from leftist students unions for nearly five hours, Babul Supriyo was taken out by the governor late on Thursday evening.

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

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

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Politicians, Nobel Laureate hail Bose files declassification

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.