Gurudas Dasgupta, doyen of trade union movement, passes away at 83: CPI leader was at forefront in highlighting Bofors scam
Veteran CPI leader and former MP Gurudas Dasgupta died on Thursday following a prolonged illness, party sources said. He was 83 years old.
As Dasgupta said allowing private players would "weaken" Coal India. That is precisely what needs to happen
The BJP-led new government may appoint an expert panel to recommend a less-complex formula for pricing of natural gas to resolve the imbroglio that has been holding up investments.
Veteran communist lawmaker Gurudas Dasgupta Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily overruled every recommendation adversely affecting Reliance's operations in KG basin
CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta today asked the government to clarify whether reports about US National Security Agency (NSA) snooping on India by directly tapping into Internet servers to get information, were correct.
The UK’s financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), announced on 8 August through a press statement that Tariq Carrimjee of Somerset Asset Management would be fined £89,004.
CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta on Wednesday claimed that the United States was carrying out surveillance over India which amounted to "serious infringement" of its political sovereignty and intrusion of privacy.
Oil Minister Veerappa Moily has said that the angry reactions to his proposal to curb the operating hours of petrol pumps were overblown as it was only a 'proposal'.
Strongly refuting charges of transferring an officer for being tough on Reliance Industries, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Tuesday said he will resign if even an iota of evidence was produced against him.<br /><br />
Dasgupta, who had previously alleged that Moily was favouring RIL by proposing a steep increase in gas prices, said the company is producing under 15 million standard cubic metres per day of gas against its own stated target of 80.
Dasgupta said there was "nothing wrong" in Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's decision to bring the no-confidence motion against the UPA government, which he accused committed "injustices and crimes against the people".
The rupee value in terms of dollar had declined significantly, while international rating agencies were downgrading Indian economy.
According to AITUC General Secretary Gurudas Dasgupta it is Maruti management's intolerance and suppressive behaviour led to the violent incident at Maruti's Manesar plant.
Refusing to give any names, CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta said the President should be a person who has served the nation as a political activist and has the goodwill, sincerity and confidence.