Partha Chatterjee
West Bengal  /  Published 24.09.19

Not a neutral person: Trinamul

The following is a statement issued by Trinamul Congress secretary-general Partha Chatterjee on Tuesday evening:The new governor, within 15 days of joining, has exposed himself that he is not a neutra...
By Our correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.19

Partha on campus polls

The higher education department will consider allowing Jadavpur and Presidency universities to have entirely elected students’ unions instead of bodies that would have several office-bearers selecte...
By Subhankar Chowdhury and Mita Mukherjee in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 16.06.19

TMC sees ‘motive’ in refusal to end strike

The Trinamul Congress on Sunday expressed “surprise” and “shock” at the continuing agitation by junior doctors, although, according to the party, their demands had already been met.In a Facebo...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 15.12.19

Varsities tied down

Structure comes as a relief in this unstructured world. Usually. Going by the statement of the West Bengal education minister, the rules notified under the West Bengal Universities and College (Admini...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.19

Teachers’ protest

Around 5,000 para teachers of state-aided schools who were on an indefinite sit-in lifted the protest on Thursday. They had been on sit-in since November 11 on footpaths off Bikash Bhavan demandi...
By A staff reporter in Salt Lake


West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.18

Site-change plan for Kanyashree varsity

The proposed Kanyashree University is likely to come up in the heart of Krishnagar in Nadia after state education minister Partha Chatterjee zeroed in on a 12.5-acre plot near the Krishnagar Governmen...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.18

Students let in on union kitty

Class representatives will be allowed to act as assistant treasurer and share the responsibility of managing funds allocated to the students’ council of a college or university. The amendment broug...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.03.19

Bengal kick-off with NRC pledge

BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday said the National Citizenship Register (NRC) exercise carried out in Assam would be launched in Bengal to identify “infiltrators”, betraying the saffron camp’s plan...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 27.03.19

CM Mamata meets aspiring teachers on sit-in

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday evening met the 300-odd aspiring teachers who are on an indefinite sit-in off the Maidan.She asked them to call off their agitation because “nothing can b...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.20

Govt withdraws pool car notice

La Martiniere for Boys on Saturday cancelled its scheduled meetings with parents to discuss if they could pool cars after the state government revoked its recently-issued directive to private schools ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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