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Are lip-syncing songs a thing of the past? Lalit Pandit, Kavita Krishnamurthy discuss
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Are lip-syncing songs a thing of the past? Lalit Pandit, Kavita Krishnamurthy discuss

Says composer Lalit Pandit, “Actors have always been fascinated with singing and have always tried their hands at it, usually with unsuccessful results previously, except for few, who actually did sing without the vocal being tuned were, as I remember them."

From playback singer to BJP's poster boy & now TMC minister, here's Babul Supriyo's journey to Mamata Banerjee's cabinet
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From playback singer to BJP's poster boy & now TMC minister, here's Babul Supriyo's journey to Mamata Banerjee's cabinet

Babul Supriyo and eight others on Wednesday took oath as ministers in Mamata Banerjee's cabinet in West Bengal

West Bengal Cabinet Reshuffle: Babul Supriyo among nine ministers sworn in
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West Bengal Cabinet Reshuffle: Babul Supriyo among nine ministers sworn in

Supriyo, along with Snehasis Chakraborty, Partha Bhowmik, Udayan Guha and Pradip Majumdar were sworn in as cabinet ministers at Raj Bhavan by Governor La Ganesan

Babul Supriyo appointed Trinamool Congress national spokesperson, thanks Mamata Banerjee and Abhishek Banerjee
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Babul Supriyo appointed Trinamool Congress national spokesperson, thanks Mamata Banerjee and Abhishek Banerjee

A senior Trinmool leader said that Babul Supriyo's appointment as a national spokesperson was a part of the strategy devised by the party to expand its base outside Bengal

Babul Supriyo sworn in as TMC MLA by Bengal Assembly deputy speaker, after Governor denied to change decision
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Babul Supriyo sworn in as TMC MLA by Bengal Assembly deputy speaker, after Governor denied to change decision

The speaker is nominated by the Governor to swear in new member of the assembly. However, Jagdeep Dhankhar had decided to name the deputy speaker for the job, and despite repeated pleas by Babul Surpiyo, the governor had decided to stick to his decision

CBI registers corruption case against Babul Supriyo's former staff, others
India

CBI registers corruption case against Babul Supriyo's former staff, others

CBI has alleged that the accused demanded and accepted bribes for providing favour for the tenders awarded and being awarded by EPIL during the period 2016-2017 under the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises

Bypolls 2022: TMC, Congress, RJD win; BJP draws blank
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Bypolls 2022: TMC, Congress, RJD win; BJP draws blank

West Bengal BJP president Sukanta Majumdar said it is a general trend that the party in power in the state generally wins the by-elections

TMC sweeps Bengal bypolls, wins both Ballygunge Assembly, Asansol Lok Sabha seats
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TMC sweeps Bengal bypolls, wins both Ballygunge Assembly, Asansol Lok Sabha seats

Shatrughan Sinha won the Asansol Lok Sabha bypoll by bagging 6,56,358 votes while TMC candidate for Ballygunge Assembly Babul Supriyo won secured 51,199 votes

By-polls Results 2022: Counting of votes for four Assembly, one Lok Sabha seat underway
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By-polls Results 2022: Counting of votes for four Assembly, one Lok Sabha seat underway

West Bengal’s Asansol and Ballygunge have emerged as a major prestige fight for the TMC and the BJP

Bengal bypolls: TMC candidates Shatrughan Sinha, Babul Supriyo file nominations
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Bengal bypolls: TMC candidates Shatrughan Sinha, Babul Supriyo file nominations

Sinha has been fielded for the by-election to the Asansol Lok Sabha constituency, while Supriyo was nominated for the Ballygunge Assembly seat

How recent civic poll results caused organisational crisis in Bengal BJP ahead of crucial bypolls
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How recent civic poll results caused organisational crisis in Bengal BJP ahead of crucial bypolls

Ballygunge Vidhan Sabha and Asansol Lok Sabha constituencies will go for by-elections on 12 April

Mamata Banerjee names Shatrughan Sinha and Babul Supriyo as TMC candidates for bypolls
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Mamata Banerjee names Shatrughan Sinha and Babul Supriyo as TMC candidates for bypolls

Banerjee has named Shatrughan Sinha as TMC's candidate for bypoll to Asansol parliamentary seat, and Babul Supriyo as nominee for Ballygunge assembly byelection

Babul Supriyo tests COVID positive for third time, asks Centre to slash cocktail jab price
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Babul Supriyo tests COVID positive for third time, asks Centre to slash cocktail jab price

Supriyo said that while he bought the shot for his 84-year father, he wondered how those from underprivileged sections would afford it

Actor-turned-politician Srabanti Chatterjee quits BJP; 'would hardly impact party', says Sukanta Majumdar
India

Actor-turned-politician Srabanti Chatterjee quits BJP; 'would hardly impact party', says Sukanta Majumdar

The actor joins a long list of celebrities and leaders who have either quit the BJP or are maintaining a distance from the party after its defeat in the polls

'Indiscriminate' induction of leaders, Dilip Ghosh's comments led to BJP's poll debacle, says Babul Supriyo
India

'Indiscriminate' induction of leaders, Dilip Ghosh's comments led to BJP's poll debacle, says Babul Supriyo

Supriyo, who joined the Trinamool Congress last week, said that his view on the matter may not have been liked by the BJP's top brass.

Starting new innings with great motivation, want to be in playing 11, says Babul Supriyo
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Starting new innings with great motivation, want to be in playing 11, says Babul Supriyo

Mamata Banerjee is an iconic leader and she has shown the country that she definitely has an important role in 2024, says Babul Supriyo

'Life has opened a new avenue for me': Former Union minister Babul Supriyo on joining TMC
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'Life has opened a new avenue for me': Former Union minister Babul Supriyo on joining TMC

Supriyo also said he has nothing to prove to anybody, and he has been involved in politics from the grassroots level since becoming an MP in 2014

Surveillance, silence and surprise: How TMC stole Babul Supriyo from BJP's stable
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Surveillance, silence and surprise: How TMC stole Babul Supriyo from BJP's stable

Supriyo had differences with BJP since the day he was dropped as a Union minister

Babul Supriyo, MP and ex-BJP minister, joins TMC two months after losing portfolio in rejig
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Babul Supriyo, MP and ex-BJP minister, joins TMC two months after losing portfolio in rejig

Earlier on Saturday, the home ministry reduced Supriyo's security category from the 'Z' to 'Y' category

Babul Supriyo says 'will continue as MP' from Asansol after meeting BJP chief JP Nadda
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Babul Supriyo says 'will continue as MP' from Asansol after meeting BJP chief JP Nadda

The Asansol MP said he will continue to discharge his constitutional responsibilities as a parliamentarian but will withdraw from politics and leave his official residence in the National Capital