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Monday, February 17, 2020

West Bengal Governor


Dhankhar stands by Arjuna arrow remark: I subscribe to Indian history and culture

January 16, 2020 6:04 am

Meanwhile, the Governor once again lambasted the state university vice-chancellors for not not attending his meeting and forming a council without taking him into confidence.

West Bengal Governor attends the programme with 'Z' category security cover

November 12, 2019 5:36 pm

Dhankhar has been locked in a war of words with the state government over a number of issues -- ranging from his seating at the Durga Puja carnival to comments on his security -- since the Jadavpur University episode.

Not at war with West Bengal government: Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar

November 06, 2019 5:21 pm

Dhankhar, who has been at loggerheads with the West Bengal government over several issues, also said universities in the state are not allowed to function the way they should.

Post JU fracas: Centre gives Governor ‘Z’ security, replaces state police with CRPF

October 18, 2019 4:14 am

Till date, the West Bengal Police was in charge of the security of the Governor with four armed personnel guarding him whenever he used to travel.

‘Cong thinks it is meant for peacock throne, but the peacock has long since flown’

July 19, 2014 12:25 am

Former Bengal Gov Gopalkrishna Gandhi criticises loyalty culture in Cong, saying the party lacks self-criticism.

Will miss Puja most: Gov tells ministers

July 03, 2014 8:33 am

The Governor was also seen speaking with minister Firhad Hakim and MP Derek Obrien for some time.

Centre has to decide on my resignation: Narayanan

June 19, 2014 1:44 am

Earlier, while he was entering the auditorium, he said: “I have not yet resigned. I will let you know when I do that.’’

State avoiding CBI probe to save its ministers: BJP

October 23, 2013 3:19 am

In a letter to Governor M K Narayanan,the BJP’s state unit has alleged that the state government is avoiding CBI investigation into the Saradha scam to shield its own ministers involved in it.

I can't mediate in Darjeeling crisis: West Bengal Governor

August 14, 2013 2:25 pm

Narayanan said,he will visit Darjeeling sometime later as it may add to the confusion.

Spooky entry

July 10, 2013 3:55 am

West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan's profile on Wikipedia makes for interesting reading. Appointed Special Advisor for Internal Security