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 27.06.19

Government using ads to stifle media: Adhir

Congress Lok Sabha leader Adhir Chowdhury on Wednesday accused the Centre of “throttling the media” by stopping advertisements to media houses that questioned the government, but the Speaker did n...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.06.19

What about jobs, Congress asks after President's address

The Congress on Thursday pointed to the Narendra Modi government’s purported failure to deliver on its lofty promises in the previous term while rejecting as “hollow words” the presidential addr...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 30.04.19

In line for Adhir after son loss

A Behrampore homemaker went back to vote for Adhir Chowdhury as her son lay lifeless in hospital, hours after long poll queues had forced her to return home where she had found the young man hanging f...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

West Bengal  /  Published 10.04.19

Rahul posers for CM after RSS ‘help’ slur

Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday underscored the Congress’s position as the principal force against the BJP, pointing out that the Congress had “never joined hands with the BJP” but Mamata Banerjee had...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj


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

West Bengal  /  Published 30.03.19

Priest rival seeks Adhir ‘blessing’

BJP Behrampore candidate Krishna Jowardar Arya has lavished praise on rival and four-term MP Adhir Chowdhury, prompting murmurs within the party of a “got-up game” to help the Congress veteran.Ary...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

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 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

India  /  Published 25.06.19

Can love for Gandhi & Godse go together: Adhir

Adhir Chowdhury on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of distorting the truth about Congress achievements to elevate his “compliment-addicted government” and of undermining pluralism.Part...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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