Derek O Brien
India  /  Published 19.12.21

Trinamul MP's hint on Parliament impasse

O'Brien's tweet also indicated that the Trinamul is ready to collaborate with the Congress on this issue, despite their growing differences. Last week, the Trinamul's absence was noted in ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.21

Babul Supriyo joins Trinamul

Though Babul has not resigned from his Lok Sabha seat yet, on Saturday he said will do so now. This  creates the possibility of Babul being sent to the Rajya Sabha as Arpita Ghosh's replaceme...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 04.07.21

Don’t act as BJP lackey: Derek tells Tushar

The Upper House leader, in a dig at the solicitor general, further stated, “You gave a post-facto explanation after story broke....” Pointing out that there was a “conflict of inter...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.05.21

No parliamentary meetings now, rules Rajya Sabha

Virtual meetings of parliamentary standing committees cannot take place as it requires an amendment in rules which is not possible as the Parliament is not in session, the Rajya Sabha Secretariat stat...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.05.21

TMC moots for virtual parliamentary meets

The Trinamul Congress has written to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, urging them to let parliamentary committee meetings be held virtually to enable them to addre...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 17.04.21

Trinamul bats for Shiv Sena

The Mahavikas Agadhi government has since been a thorn in the BJP’s crown. A similar scenario might unfold in Bengal if none of the parties get a clear majority, which is possible on paper. &nb...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

India  /  Published 24.03.21

LG Bill: Trinamul MPs fly to Delhi

O'Brien had on Tuesday written to Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, requesting him to postpone the consideration and passing of the Bill in view of the absence of TMC members in the Upper Hou...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 24.03.21

Trinamul, CPM accuse BJP of harbouring criminals at Nandigram

The Trinamul Congress and the CPM have written to the Election Commission, accusing the BJP of harbouring criminals at Nandigram in East Midnapore, where chief minister Mamata Banerjee and her former ...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Nandigram(Bengal)

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.21

TMC asks EC to probe attack

A TMC delegation met the Election Commission (EC) on Friday and demanded a high-level probe into an alleged attack on Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Nandigram, while claiming that it was not...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.21

TMC delegation in Delhi to meet EC over 'attack'

A six-member parliamentary delegation of the Trinamool Congress will meet Election Commission officials in Delhi on Friday over concerns following the alleged attack on TMC supremo and Bengal Chief Mi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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