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Govt 'positive' about holding student union polls: West Bengal education minister

Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said that the government was not against holding elections to student bodies, which had not taken place in past two years.

Bengal Education Minister orders probe after BJP MP claims school served boiled rice, salt to students for mid-day meals

BJP leader Locket Chatterjee hinted that a local Trinamool Congress leader could be behind the goof up.


CBI intensifies probe into Saradha, Rose Valley scam; summons Partha, Rajeev Kumar

Sources claimed that the CBI is probing the financial transaction between the Saradha chit fund owner Sudipta Sen and TMC mouthpiece Jago Bangla. Chatterjee is the editor of the newspaper.

Saradha scam: Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee appears before CBI

Partha Chatterjee was asked to appear before the investigating officers at the city office of the CBI by this afternoon, the officer told PTI.

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