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Dinesh Trivedi


Jawhar Sircar files nomination as TMC’s Rajya Sabha candidate

July 29, 2021 8:39 am

Jawahar Sircar is almost certain to be elected as a Rajya Sabha member in the August 9 by-election as the TMC has a massive majority in the Assembly.

RS bypoll to seat vacated by Dinesh Trivedi on Aug 9: EC

July 16, 2021 2:22 pm

Then a Trinamool Congress member, Trivedi had announced his resignation from Rajya Sabha on February 12, saying he feels suffocated in the House as he is unable to do anything for the violence going on in West Bengal. He is now with the BJP.

Ex-Trinamool MP Dinesh Trivedi joins BJP, TMC calls him 'ungrateful'

March 06, 2021 5:50 pm

Welcoming Trivedi to the party, Nadda said the Bengal leader now belongs to the right party. "Former TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi was a right person in a wrong party, now he is in the right party," Nadda said.

TMC's 'corruption and violence model' won't work: Dinesh Trivedi

February 17, 2021 8:56 pm

He also criticised the Mamata Banerjee government for being in conflict with Centre "all the time" and not allowing central welfare schemes to be implemented in West Bengal, saying it harmed the state.

TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi resigns from Rajya Sabha, says 'feeling suffocated'

February 12, 2021 10:16 pm

Trivedi said that he was forced to make a decision, and had to follow his “conscience” after looking at “the kind of violence taking place in his state” of West Bengal and that he would continue to work for “Bengal and the country.”

Bengal: TMC revamps Hindi cell, to be headed by Dinesh Trivedi

September 15, 2020 4:38 am

“The All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) under the guidance and inspiration of party chief Mamata Banerjee is pleased to appoint Dinesh Trivedi as the chairman and Vivek Gupta as the president of the West Bengal Trinamool Congress Hindi Cell,” said a statement released by the party.

Indira and Rajiv Gandhi gave lives for country, Dinesh Trivedi reminds PM Modi

February 09, 2018 1:47 am

Trinamool MP Dinesh Trivedi termed the Budget “jumla” (rhetoric) and alleged the government had failed to resolve the problems of farmers or provide better health services, education and infrastructure.

Video: Former railways minister Dinesh Trivedi shows unhygienic drinks served on Shatabdi train to Delhi

October 03, 2017 3:26 pm

Dinesh Trivedi said he opened the pack and saw dirt settled at its base. “Today is Dussehra. I just opened the Fresca lime water and see what I found inside. Have a look at it. This is what we are supposed to drink,” he said in the video.

Successive governments 'short-changed' Air India: Dinesh Trivedi

August 02, 2017 7:12 pm

"If Air India today is in this financial situation it was not because of Air India but successive governments have short-changed Air India and treated it like their private properties and at times private airlines, be international or domestic came under category of favoured airlines," Trivedi said

TMC Meeting : Follow party line, Trinamool warns ‘senior MP’

May 11, 2016 2:12 am

At a meeting of its MPs, parliamentary party leader Sudip Bandyopadhyay said that a senior MP had been making anti-party comments and the party had taken strong exception to such statements.


'Railways in crisis going from bad to worse': Dinesh Trivedi

February 25, 2016 6:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Former railways minister Dinesh Trivedi wished Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu all the best for the upcoming Railways Budget. He said he was little worried about the railways because railways is a basic system anywhere in the world, which adds to half percent to the GDP. If the railways doesn’t do well, you cannot contain even your food inflation.