Bharatiya Janata Party (bjp)
Opinion  /  Published 15.06.21

The root of the poison

Even though the number of cognizable crimes per lakh of population in 18 Indian states is higher than that of West Bengal, the latter has acquired the dubious distinction of recording the highest numb...
By Gautam Bhattacharya in

Calcutta  /  Published 14.06.21

TMC: Disqualify turncoat MPs Sisir, Sunil

Sudip Bandyopadhyay, leader of Trinamul Congress (TMC) in Lok Sabha, called up Om Birla, Lok Sabha MP and urged him to begin action against turncoat leaders Sunil Mondal and Sisir Adhikari. TMC had ea...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.06.21

Temple flurry after Yogi meets Modi

A flurry of weekend activity around Ayodhya after chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s return from Delhi suggests the BJP plans to use the Ram temple to try and win next year’s crucial Uttar P...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 14.06.21

Prodigal son: Return of Mukul Roy

A wilted leaf seems to have left a tree shaking. The president of the state unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Dilip Ghosh, has stated that a “wilted leaf” — presumably Mukul Roy wh...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.21

Dilip’s sermon on sacrifice draws derision

Beleaguered Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Sunday stressed the need for “sacrifice and austerity” for one to stay in the party, but his sermon amid whispers of mass defections to the ...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.21

Trinamul eyes BJP foot soldiers

The return of BJP’s national vice-president Mukul Roy to Trinamul on Friday seems to have opened a window of opportunity for thousands of turncoats at the grassroots to align themselves with the...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.21

State takes charge of security for Mukul

The Bengal government has decided to provide Mukul Roy, who left the BJP to join his former party Trinamul, of which he is a founder member, with security cover equivalent to the Z category that the C...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.21

BJP MLAs, leaders protest attack on MP

BJP leaders of Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri districts, including  legislators, on Saturday protested against Friday’s attack on Jayanta Roy, the BJP MP of Jalpaiguri. The BJP leaders have als...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri, Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 13.06.21

Dilip downplays Mukul exit, loyalists differ

The immediate task before the Bengal BJP should not be how to stem a possible exodus but to find consensus on the likely impact of the departure of Mukul Roy from the party. State BJP chief Dilip Gho...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar, Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 13.06.21

Many in Cong are angry, want Rahul to take over

Malayalis are missing KK Shailaja ‘teacher’, who was not given a second term as health minister. She is now the CPI(M) chief whip in the assembly, a step down compared to her earlier portf...
By Delhi Diaries in


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