Partha Chatterjee
West Bengal  /  Published 11.07.19

Unity against privatisation

The Trinamul Congress is planning to take an all-party delegation to Delhi to protest against the Centre’s decision to privatise 46 central public sector undertakings (PSUs), including 10 in Bengal....
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.07.19

Khudiram ‘mistake’ to be rectified

A Class VIII history textbook of the Madhyamik board will be reviewed to rectify the “mistake of calling freedom fighter Khudiram Bose a terrorist”, education minister Partha Chatterjee said in th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.05.20

Semester final exam one-month window

The postponed final semester exams of undergraduate and postgraduate courses will be held a month after the colleges and universities reopen following the withdrawal of the lockdown, education ministe...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.06.19

CL Block artist sculpts Vidyasagar statue in 4 days

Four days is all Gautam Pal got to create a statue of Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar to replace the bust vandalised at Vidyasagar College in May. “On June 4, my brother informed me that a messenger from m...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.06.19

Bengal to Delhi: Law & order under control

Stating that there were a few “stray post-poll clashes” in Bengal, the Mamata Banerjee government Sunday claimed that situation in the state was “under control” in a letter to the Centre which...
By PTI and Our Bureau in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.19

Calcutta University English course for tech students

Calcutta University will teach its BTech students how to communicate in English, develop “appropriate pronunciation” and maintain decorum to appear more employable to potential recruiters.The abse...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in College Street

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.20

Posting relief for teachers

Teachers of government-aided schools in Bengal will be posted in institutions in their respective districts, chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced on Tuesday.The state government has taken the deci...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.01.20

Bengal House motion slams CAA

Bengal on Monday became the fourth state in the country to have a resolution passed in the Assembly against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act as all parties, except the BJP, joined forces to condemn the...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 30.10.19

Have politicians forgotten what childhood was like?

It often seems as though politicians never had a childhood. They have forgotten how they tried to duck studies. The Right to Free and Compulsory Education Act, 2009 for children between six and 14 yea...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.20

New Malda VC soon: Partha

Bengal education minister Partha Chatterjee said on Monday that a committee tasked with choosing a vice-chancellor for Malda’s Gourbanga University had been asked to select a new VC. Swagata Sen had...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri


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