Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.20

Adhir invites defectors ‘home’

Pradesh Congress Committee president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Tuesday invited those who had defected from the party to others in Malda to “return home”, a move being seen as a part of the...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 08.12.20

Cong supporters hit Raiganj streets

Around 10,000 Congress supporters hit the streets of Raiganj town on Monday to rally against central and state government policies, a major political event that the party could host here in recent tim...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.20

Suvendu: I've not quit nor been expelled

Amid swirling speculation over his political future, Trinamul heavyweight Suvendu Adhikari on Thursday said he was still part of the Trinamul Congress and the Mamata Banerjee government. “Unio ...
By Anshuman Phadikar, Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta/Ramnagar

West Bengal  /  Published 09.11.20

Praise for rival, dig at Mamata

Suvendu, 51, is the state transport minister, one of Trinamul’s tallest leaders and a part of its seven-member apex steering committee. His father Sisir Adhikari is the Contai MP, one of his bro...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.11.20

At lunch, no chat with tribal host

Adhir Chowdhury, Congress MP and state unit chief, held a news meet on Thursday to slam the BJP for cosying up to tribal communities. “Nobody can forget the atrocities on Dalits, minorities and ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Chaturdihi (Bankura)


West Bengal  /  Published 13.10.20

Adhir does balancing act in Congress revamp

The Congress national leadership on Monday approved the restructuring of the Bengal unit with state party president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury bringing in his favourites but apparently also attempting a b...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.10.20

Congress protest rally

The rally that marched from Bidhan Bhavan, the Congress state party headquarters, to Esplanade, was held to protest several issues, including lawlessness in the state, corruption in distribution of Am...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 11.09.20

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 10.09.20

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

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


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