Arjun Singh
West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.19

Update on Arjun zone for governor

Bengal director-general of police Virendra on Tuesday called on governor Jagdeep Dhankar at the Raj Bhavan to brief him on the situation in violence-scarred Barrackpore where BJP MP Arjun Singh was in...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.09.19

Governor airs law and order worry

Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Monday met Barrackpore BJP MP Arjun Singh, injured during Sunday’s clashes in his constituency, in hospital and expressed concern over the state’s law and order...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.09.19

Arjun Singh attacked, blames cops

BJP MP Arjun Singh suffered head injuries on Sunday when he was hit by a brick during a clash between BJP and Trinamul supporters in Bhatpara, part of his Barrackpore constituency in the North 24-Parg...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bhatpara

Opinion  /  Published 02.07.19

What postcards can do

Ten lakh postcards with ‘Jai Shri Ram’ written on them are, according to the Bharatiya Janata Party leader, Arjun Singh, to be posted to the chief minister of West Bengal. The senders of those, de...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi in

West Bengal  /  Published 20.06.19

Spotlight on BJP-TMC turf war in Bhatpara

The death of two persons here on Thursday was the fallout of a turf war between the BJP and the Trinamul Congress since the Lok Sabha poll results, senior police officers said. On June 11, a clash had...
By Kinsuk Basu in Bhatpara

West Bengal  /  Published 04.06.19

BJP grabs Bhatpara civic board

The BJP on Tuesday took over the Bhatpara municipality by defeating the Trinamul Congress’s acting chairman in a no-confidence vote and electing Barrackpore BJP MP Arjun Singh’s nephew as the new ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bhatpara

West Bengal  /  Published 01.06.19

Gram panchayat members switch sides on Arjun's turf

Twenty-three members of a gram panchayat in Barrackpore, BJP MP Arjun Singh’s turf, switched to the BJP from Trinamul on Saturday.The change at Kowgachi-1 panchayat assumed significance as it came o...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kanchrapara

West Bengal  /  Published 30.05.19

Mamata takes on 'Jai Shri Ram' chanters

Belligerent cries of “Jai Shri Ram” prompted chief minister Mamata Banerjee to step off her vehicle thrice in Bengal on Thursday and admonish the chanters who stood their ground and resumed the ch...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.05.19

Arjun Singh faces one of ‘most difficult days’

“Singh has threatened to bomb our house,” Laltu told The Telegraph. “We don’t know what’s in store.” Around 11am, when Singh reached a booth at Monshatala Primary School in Kankinara, a se...
By Kinsuk Basu in Barrackpore

India  /  Published 05.05.19

Mutiny in the Barracks

1824 Bindee Tiwari, the Barrackpore Mutiny.1857 Mangal Pandey, the Sepoy Mutiny.2019 Arjun Singh, this general election?Mamata Banerjee would certainly hope so. Fate has not been kind to flag-bearers ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Barrackpore


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