West Bengal(Search results - 290)
India28, Jan 2020, 1:50 PM IST
Article 370 removed from Jammu-Kashmir, not salons, razors: BJP leader Giriraj Singh on Omar Abdullah's picture
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on January 25, shared a picture of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah sporting greyish-white long beard. Reacting to this, BJP Union minister Giriraj Singh said that the Centre only removed Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir, not salons and razors.
India28, Jan 2020, 10:59 AM IST
BJP leader Rahul Sinha claims people sitting at Shaheen Bagh are Bangladeshis, Pakistanis
Several protesters had gathered at Shaheen Bagh, Delhi to express their disapproval with respect to the Centre's decision of amending the Citizenship Amendment Act (Act). However, BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha has claimed that the protesters found in those areas are from Pakistan and Bangladesh.
India Untold25, Jan 2020, 9:40 AM IST
The Man Who Setup Our Extraordinary Electoral System
One of the biggest tasks post India’s independence was setting up a functional system that would enable common citizens to elect leaders for a true ‘Lok Sabha’. During that time, one person who was instrumental in setting up our country’s electoral system as it is today was Sukumar Sen. Let’s find about more about this civil servant and how the electoral system was setup in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
India23, Jan 2020, 8:38 AM IST
How Communists Maligned Netaji Through A Series Of Cartoons In 1942
When Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was fighting for Indian independence taking enormous risks, there were forces in India that openly opposed him, belittled his efforts and even betrayed him to the British. One such force was the marxists, who derided Netaji as running dog of imperialism when he defied their call for support to the British during World War II.
India22, Jan 2020, 10:41 AM IST
Two crore Bangladeshi Muslim infiltrators will not be allowed to stay: West Bengal BJP chief determined to freeze Mamata’s vote bank
Addressing a public rally in West Bengal, BJP chief Dilip Ghosh said that it was due to the Bangladeshi Muslim infiltrators that chief minister Mamata Banerjee was opposing CAA and NRC as she banks on their votes
India Untold21, Jan 2020, 5:25 PM IST
This Is The Forgotten Story Of Bose And It's Not About Netaji!
When we talk about the Azad Hind Fauj also known as the Indian National Army, one name that comes to our mind instantly is that of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. But how many of you know that the spadework for this courageous organization was done by another Bose. An unsung hero of India’s freedom struggle, Rash Behari Bose, sacrificed his job as an officer of the British Raj to join India’s independence movement. Let’s find out more about the life of the lesser-known Bose in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
India20, Jan 2020, 10:48 AM IST
Enough is enough: BJP leaders in West Bengal lash out at TMC for stance on CAA, NRC
Several leaders from the West Bengal BJP lashed out at Mamata Banerjee-led TMC for their stance on the Centre's decision on the CAA and NRC
India3, Jan 2020, 11:38 AM IST
Republic Day 2020: Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh among states with tableaux shortlisted for parade
Out of 56 tableaux proposals for the upcoming Republic Day Parade 2020, an overall of 22 tableaux have been shortlisted. Kerala, West Bengal and Maharashtra are missing from the list.
India2, Jan 2020, 2:57 PM IST
As West Bengal police deny permission to PFI to hold anti-CAA protests; it’s 'didi' that stands exposed
PFI which plans to hold protests against the implementation of CAA, NRC and NPR on January 5 in Murshidabad has been denied permission by the WB police.
India30, Dec 2019, 4:17 PM IST
When CAA doesn’t apply to Indian citizens, Mamata Banerjee says ‘BJP snatching citizenship of legal citizens’
At a rally in West Bengal, CM Mamata Banerjee said that BJP was trying to take away the citizenship of legal citizens by introduction of the CAA.
India27, Dec 2019, 1:25 PM IST
Jadavpur University: Students pass resolution to rusticate Governor Jagdeep Dhankar as Chancellor
In a shocking and shameful incident, students of Jadavpur University have decided to “rusticate” West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar as chancellor of the university and also to 'disown him as the state Governor'
India26, Dec 2019, 6:10 PM IST
As if appeasing minorities isn't enough in West Bengal, Didi to give ex-gratia to kin of Mangaluru violence victims
WB CM Mamata Banerjee has announced that her party would give ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to the next of kin in the Mangaluru violence, days after CM BS Yediyurappa announced that he would a rethink in the wake of the video footage emerging
India21, Dec 2019, 4:23 PM IST
CAA Protests: West Bengal BJP MP Roopa Ganguly slams protesters for damaging railway property
West Bengal BJP MP Roopa Ganguly condemned CAA protests for the damage caused to Indian Railways with burning stations and trains
India20, Dec 2019, 9:36 AM IST
Mamata has taken unconstitutional route by seeking outside intervention on CAA: Governor Jagdeep Dhankar
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar said that CM Mamata Banerjee has taken an unconstitutional route by her public stance on CAA