Adhir Chowdhury
India  /  Published 31.12.20

RTI: ‘Mala fide’ label on panel selection

An NGO has described as “mala fide” last month’s selection of a chief information commissioner and three information commissioners by a Prime Minister-headed selection panel, questio...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.09.20

Parliament: China questions muffled

By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

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 07.04.19

CPM campaigns for Congress

The CPM has started campaigning for Congress candidate Adhir Chowdhury in the Behrampore Lok Sabha constituency — where the RSP “unilaterally” fielded its own nominee — to honour the Left Fron...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

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 08.07.19

Congress accuses BJP of undermining parliamentary democracy

The Congress on Monday accused the BJP in Parliament for the Karnataka political crisis and said the ruling government was undermining the honour of parliamentary democracy by indulging in 'dal badlu'...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.05.19

Adhir Chowdhury's win streak continues

Adhir Chowdhury came back from the brink of political irrelevance to retain the Behrampore Lok Sabha seat, securing his fifth consecutive victory from his backyard amid a Congress debacle across the c...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

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

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.19

Yogi spares Adhir, BJP leaders miffed

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s election rally here on Monday disappointed a section of the BJP’s Murshidabad district unit as he refrained from a verbal assault on Behrampore Congr...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya and Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

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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