Adhir Chowdhury
West Bengal  /  Published 01.05.20

Medical official shifted after Covid row

The Bengal health department on Thursday morning transferred the medical superintendent and viceprincipal of Murshidabad Medical College and Hospital, Debdas Saha, to a professorial post at the North ...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

India  /  Published 17.03.20

Congress: Government not passing on oil price benefits

The Congress on Tuesday slammed the government in the Lok Sabha for not passing on the benefits of low crude oil prices to the citizens.Congress House leader Adhir Chowdhury raised the issue during Ze...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.03.20

Delhi riots: India’s name charred, says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday that the communal fire that engulfed Delhi burnt down India’s reputation, insisting that the country cannot grow without unity and harmony.Leading a delegation of Cong...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Silence is complicity, Congress tells Modi

The Congress on Monday took strong objection to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence on the Delhi riots, arguing that lack of commitment to stop the instigators signalled complicity.While most Con...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

Adhir ire at ‘partisan’ Dhankhar

Congress leader Adhir Chowdhury on Tuesday advised Mamata Banerjee to meet the President and complain about the “partisan role” governor Jagdeep Dhankhar had been playing. “A governor is appoint...
By Our Correspondent in Behrampore

India  /  Published 20.11.19

Congress seeks poll bond disclosure

The Congress on Wednesday asked the government to make full disclosure on electoral bonds in Parliament so that accountability could be fixed in what the party called one of the biggest political scam...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.19

BJP vandalism hits ‘Chacha’ in Congress office

Some “30 to 50” BJP youth activists, shouting “Jai Shri Ram”, descended on the state Congress headquarters in Entally on Saturday morning, bruised the septuagenarian liftman-cum-caretaker with...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.09.19

Government using numbers to duck scrutiny: Cong

The Congress on Saturday described as “numerical authoritarianism” the denial of the chairpersonship of any among three key parliamentary standing committees — on finance, external affairs and d...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.08.19

Adhir tears into BJP’s idea of religion

When speaker after speaker from the BJP quoted Rishi Aurobindo, Swami Vivekananda, Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore in a debate, Congress MP Adhir Chowdhury asked if the pantheon of great leader...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 26.07.19

Outrage at Azam Khan leads to question on M.J. Akbar House probe

The outrage over Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan’s sexist remarks in the Lok Sabha on Thursday dominated Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha, but one Opposition member asked what the BJP was doing about a p...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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