Derek O Brien

Derek O Brien News

Derek O’Brien: ‘I challenge Bengal BJP president to win his seat first...They are only making tall claims’

We have asked the Prime Minister for a one-hour debate with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. He can chose any spot but he should not have a teleprompter before him, says Derek O’Brien.

Citizenship amendment bill: Six JPC members give dissent notes

Biju Janata Dal leader Bhartruhari Mahtab stated that the Bill contravened provisions of the principal Act and ran counter to the spirit of the 1985 Assam Accord.

Advertising

With an eye on 2019 polls, TMC plans Derek O'Brien's quiz contests in Bengal schools and colleges

"Political parties have to find innovative ways to connect. Young people appreciate when you partner them to help them grow. That's the intention of this first-of-its-kind initiative,” Derek O'Brien said.

Tinsukia killings: TMC delegation meets families of men killed by suspected militants

Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee demanded a court-monitored inquiry and called for the resignation of Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.

Rajya Sabha MP Derek O’Brien: ‘Our data is not protected — (that is) dangerous’

Trinamool Rajya Sabha MP Derek O’Brien tells The Indian Express why his party is fighting for issues such as basic privacy rights, and the dangers of unprotected data.

Furore over NRC: TMC MPs, MLAs detained, manhandled at Assam airport

Mamata Banerjee calls detention ‘barbaric’; TMC team should be forced out of state: BJP

Advertising

West Bengal Raj Bhawan converted into 'RSS Shaakha': Derek O'Brien

"Article 156 of Constitution states, President can remove Governor, after this incident, worth considering asking Governor to leave." Derek O'Brien said

TMC morphed photo row: Prakash Karat files formal complaint against Derek O'Brien

The Trinamool MP subsequently in a video message on his Facebook admitted it was a mistake and sought to "end the chapter".

Delhi confidential: Biting Sound Bite

Trinamool Congress spokesman and Rajya Sabha MP Derek O’Brien has, now taken to giving television bites with a piece of unseasonal watermelon in hand.

Trinamool makes it official: Mukul Roy is no longer No. 2 in party

This is the first official admission that Roy, who had always been the first among equals inside the party, no longer enjoys the same equation with Mamata.

Advertising