Jagdeep Dhankar
West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.20

GNLF: Include Dooars in solution

Mann Ghisingh, president of the Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF), now the largest ally of the BJP-led NDA in the hills, on Thursday said his party would reject any political solution that exclu...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.20

Trinamul to campaign against governor

Trinamul Congress leaders in north Bengal have decided to reach out to people and campaign against the constant criticism of governor Jagdeep Dhankhar who, according to them, is a “political age...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 27.09.20

Mamata: missive to governor

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday sent a missive to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar pointing out his recent queries into criminal investigations against an accused amounted to interference in state...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.01.20

The BJP science laureates

For the BJP, when it comes to India’s record of scientific achievements stacked against Western attainments, it’s “been there, done that”.The pantheon of the BJP’s “science laureates” ru...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.01.20

BJP wisdom of flying machines

Who should get the “Foot-Firmly-In-Mouth” award amongst the BJP’s top players? On current form, the bookies must be dividing their bets between West Bengal governor Jagdeep “Atomic Arrows” D...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi


India  /  Published 20.07.19

Tweet heat before Shah and Didi chat

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee spoke for the first time with Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday, the conversation revolving around the appointment of Jagdeep Dhankar as the new governor of Beng...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 20.07.19

Raj Bhavan changes bare party thrust

The government on Saturday named a new governor for Bengal as part of changes at several Raj Bhavans in a move seen as an attempt by the ruling BJP to put leaders in key states to consolidate the part...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 20.07.19

Moderate hope on Bengal governor

Jagdeep Dhankar, a senior Supreme Court advocate, BJP leader and former Union minister who has been an MP and MLA from Rajasthan, will succeed Keshari Nath Tripathi as Bengal governor, the Raj Bhavan ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.09.19

Governor unhappy, VC denied extension

The higher education department had to scrap its decision to extend the tenure of Paula Banerjee as interim vice-chancellor of Sanskrit College and University following objections from the chancellor,...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.19

Chancellor asks VCs about his role

Governor Jagdeep Dhankar, who is the chancellor of all state universities, has sought to know from the vice-chancellors what should be the chancellor’s role in running a university.Dhankhar, who had...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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