Jitendra Kumar
West Bengal  /  Published 25.08.19

Trinamul councillor killed in Asansol

An Asansol Trinamul councillor was shot dead near his home on Saturday night, with his brother blaming three of his cousins, all suspected workers of the party’s youth wing.Police sources said Khali...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

Bollywood  /  Published 21.02.20

Jitendra on playing Ayushmann's other half

Jitendra Kumar plays Ayushmann Khurrana's love interest in today's release, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, directed and written by Hitesh Kewalya. The Telegraph caught up with the actor for a chat ...
By Ushnota Paul in

West Bengal  /  Published 29.12.19

Bengali signage mandatory in 2 towns

The Asansol and Durgapur municipal corporations run by the Trinamul Congress made Bengali mandatory in signage from January 1. The decision is viewed as a bid to woo Bengalis in the two towns which ha...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.19

Didi picks 3 leaders for poll strategy in two seats

Trinamul supremo Mamata Banerjee has assigned three heavyweights — Asansol mayor Jitendra Kumar Tiwari, minister Malay Ghatak and Birbhum party chief Anubrata Mondal — to chalk out the strategy to...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Purulia

West Bengal  /  Published 21.04.19

MLA Jitendra Kumar Tiwari ’s temple message

Asansol mayor and Trinamul MLA Jitendra Kumar Tiwari has said he will inaugurate a Ram temple in his Pandaveswar constituency on April 23, the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol

Bollywood  /  Published 28.01.20

‘I am not just a Punjabi boy, I am much more than that’

The man with the Midas touch is all set to charm the box office, yet again. Ayushmann Khurrana will look to score his eighth hit on the trot with Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, in which he plays a gay m...
By Priyanka Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.02.19

TMC civic body cash for cows

The Trinamul-run Asansol Municipal Corporation has sanctioned Rs 20 lakh for the expansion and renovation of a cow shelter at Barakar, a known BJP stronghold dominated by Hindi speakers.Mayor Jitendra...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Barakar

Entertainment  /  Published 08.04.20

Ansgty but relatable: Jitendra Kumar

Congratulations for Panchayat. What’s the response been like so far?People are talking about how fresh the show is. It’s a fun and light-hearted show… there’s no darkness in there, and I think...
By Priyanka Roy in

Entertainment  /  Published 07.04.20

Panchayat rides high on humour and heart

Ever since Ayushmann Khurrana became the poster boy of the real and relatable in mainstream Bollywood, slice-of-life has become a much-used and because of its money-spinning and eyeball-grabbing pote...
By Priyanka Roy in

Entertainment  /  Published 23.06.20

'Chaman Bahaar' falters in parts, but not Jeetu

Amixture of deep angst and unfathomable helplessness lies at the heart of the Jitendra Kumar eye-roll. We’ve seen it right from his early work in Pitchers to the recent Panchayat: a blend of the...
By Priyanka Roy in


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