The Telegraph
Saturday , February 15 , 2014

Cong, Left unite on Saradha

The Congress and the Left Front today joined hands to criticise the Trinamul government for the Saradha default crisis, the move before the Lok Sabha elections coming after the Opposition lost the first round to the administration. ...   | Read..

The Pradip mystery

Former state Congress chief Pradip Bhattacharya’s absence from yesterday’s programme to welcome his successor Adhir Chowdhury has prompted many in the party t...   | Read..


The use of pepper spray by an anti-Telangana MP in Parliament sent Mamata Banerjee into titters on Friday. “Ki kando (what a ruckus),” the chief minister said a...   | Read..

Effective steps sought by SC

The Supreme Court today directed the Bengal government to take “effective steps” against the accused in the alleged gang rape of a tribal girl in Birbhum last...   | Read..

DGP to probe poll murder

Calcutta High Court today set up a special investigating team (SIT) headed by Bengal police director-general G.M.P. Reddy to probe the murder of a Trinamul rebel’s ...   | Read..

Rahul call to slain leader kin

Rahul Gandhi today called up the elder brother of a slain Youth Congress leader in Hooghly and “expressed his condolence”, the president of the Bengal unit of...   | Read..
(From left) The Congressís Somen Mitra, the SFIís Ritabrata Banerjee and the CPMís Surjya Kanta Mishra at the dharna dais on Friday. Picture by Bibhash Lodh