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West Bengal Assembly: ‘Those who gave and took cut money equally guilty’, says Partha Chatterjee in House

Speaking on the floor of the Assembly, Chatterjee said, “Those have have taken cut money and those who have paid are equally guilty. Actions will be taken against both parties as per law."

West Bengal Assembly: Two resolutions on ‘rising communalism’ passed by House after a united discussion

The CPM and the Congress have often held the TMC responsible for the rise of communal forces in Bengal.


Casteist slur: RBU professors to seek CM Mamata Banerjee's intervention for action against students

On Tuesday, Education Minister Partha Chatterjee had visited the campus and assured strong action against the accused students.

Summer vacation cut short, West Bengal schools to reopen on June 10

State Education Minister Partha Chatterjee in a Facebook post said, “Summer vacation as notified has been amended. The schools — primary, secondary will reopen on June 10, 2019. P.S. Necessary notice will be issued by the education department, secondary cell.”

Option for state-run schools in Bengal over private ones, Partha Chatterjee tells parents

"Charging Rs 10,000 for buying a laptop, another Rs 5,000 for an excursion - such trends in schools lead to unnecessary burden on parents," Partha Chatterjee said

Efforts on to malign Bengal's board exams: Partha Chatterjee

"There is a sustained and deliberate attempt to malign our government, our board exams, to show our state in poor light in the board exams conducted here. We have to be alert to such ploy by a certain section," Chatterjee said


History paper allegedly leaked in West Bengal board Madhyamik exams, Education Minister denies reports

Purported images of Bengali and English question papers had also been circulated on WhatsApp on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively, after the state board's school leaving examinations began

Kolkata: BJP leaders making inflammatory comments, says Partha Chatterjee

"BJP leaders are making big statements from air-conditioned rooms. This is how they are trying to hog the limelight. They don’t speak in favour of the state. They don’t look at the interest of the people here," Chatterjee said.

West Bengal to start English medium teaching in state-run schools from next academic year

"The English medium education will start in fifty to sixty state-run schools initially in Kolkata and other districts of West Bengal. The government will introduce gradually to other schools," said Partha Chatterjee

Kolkata: ‘Not allowed to discuss issue of teachers' pay’, Left, Congress boycott Assembly

When Leader of Opposition Abdul Mannan on Monday raised the issue and sought a discussion on the matter, Assembly Speaker Biman Banerjee rejected his demand.