Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.20

Adhir’s plea to defectors: Return to Congress

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, the newly-appointed Bengal Congress president, on Thursday urged people who had switched over to other parties to return to the Congress. “Several Congress workers in Be...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.20

Adhir made Bengal Congress chief

Behrampore MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury was made the Bengal Congress chief late on Wednesday night with the appointment being seen as a clear hint that the party wouldn’t have an alliance with Mama...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.05.20

Adhir seeks more Army men for cyclone-hit Bengal

Senior Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking deployment of more Army personnel to restore normalcy in cyclone-hit Kolkata and other parts of ...
By PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 10.07.19

Adhir cites Arun's words to justify Lok Sabha protest

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Tuesday invoked Arun Jaitley’s words to justify a protest by Congress MPs in the well of the Lok Sabha, accusing the BJP of subverting democracy in Karnataka.“Sir, a very...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.06.19

Government anti-army: Congress

Congress members on Thursday trooped to the well of the Lok Sabha and raised slogans accusing the Narendra Modi government of being “anti-army”.The MPs were agitated as Speaker Om Birla didn’t h...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 07.03.20

Trying too hard to please the Chair in the House

The leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, is widely known to be a political fighter. He has friends across the political spectrum and everybody lauds him for his fighting sp...
By The Telegraph in

Business  /  Published 12.12.19

Sitharaman introduces bill to amend insolvency law

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha on Thursday to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) amid protests from the Opposition that demanded that the bill...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.12.19

Government seeks apology from Congress MPs

A heated debate in Lok Sabha on the burning of a rape victim in Unnao snowballed into a massive political row on Friday as the BJP accused two Congress members of showing aggression towards Union mini...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.12.19

Row over Adhir's comments on Modi, Shah

A war of words broke out in Lok Sabha on Monday over Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's remarks that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah were 'infiltrators'.The BJP de...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.01.20

Don't oppose any step by government to strengthen security: Congress on CDS

The Congress on Wednesday apparently distanced itself from the critical remarks of party leaders Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and Manish Tewari on the appointment of General Bipin Rawat as the Chief of Defe...
By PTI in New Delhi


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