Raj Bhavan
India  /  Published 25.07.20

Gehlot stages dharna at Raj Bhavan to convene assembly session

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot reached the Raj Bhavan along with Congress MLAs to publicly mount pressure on governor Kalraj Mishra to convene an Assembly session at the earliest in a desperate...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.12.18

Ranchi, Jamshedpur zoos on bird flu alert

Bird flu confirmation in the death of six peacocks at Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park in Patna, Bihar, has prompted authorities at Birsa zoo in Ormanjhi, 20km from here, to step up vigil against the H5N...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

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 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 03.09.19

Update on Arjun zone for governor

Bengal director-general of police Virendra on Tuesday called on governor Jagdeep Dhankar at the Raj Bhavan to brief him on the situation in violence-scarred Barrackpore where BJP MP Arjun Singh was in...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.09.19

Rajiv Gandhi-era rebel sent to Kerala Raj Bhavan

Arif Mohammad Khan, who had quit the Rajiv Gandhi ministry over the Shah Bano case and recently hailed the Narendra Modi government’s bill to ban instant triple talaq and the scrapping of Jammu and ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.10.19

The Bengal governor's unfortunate activism

The governor of West Bengal likes to be kept well-informed. So he must already be well-informed about his own role. His role according to the Constitution — one of dignity and neutrality — as well...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 19.10.19

Dhankhar nod to JU choice

Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Friday recommended “wider consultations” before deciding possible DLitt and DSc recipients and, according to some sources, complained that there was not “enough info...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.02.20

Special cabinet vetted speech

The Mamata Banerjee government had convened a special cabinet on Monday to get the budget speech of governor vetted by the council of ministers to avoid an uncomfortable situation, particularly in the...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 13.12.19

Firing in Shillong as protesters turn unruly

A massive rally turned violent here on Friday evening as unruly protesters tried to enter Raj Bhavan, compelling security forces to fire tear gas shells.They demanded scrapping of Citizenship (Amendme...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong


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