Year ender 2020: From Pranab Mukherjee, Sushant Singh Rajput to Diego Maradona, prominent personalities who passed away this year
From politicians to sportspersons, authors, musicians and actors, the year 2020 saw some of the biggest stars departing the world.
Tapas Pal, veteran Bengali actor and former All India Trinamool Congress MP, passes away aged 61 in Mumbai
Tapas Pal was rushed to a suburban hospital after he complained about chest pain at the Mumbai airport.
Will the Mamata Banerjee versus Centre battle end up uniting opposition parties against BJP even more?
From Rahul Gandhi to Omar Abdullah, from Arvind Kejriwal to Sharad Pawar, the length and breadth of India's regional political forces seem to have latched on to the lucrative pre-poll situation presented by Mamata's protests following a CBI team's visit to question the Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar for his alleged involvement in a chit fund scam.
The Orissa High Court on Friday granted conditional bail to Trinamool Congress MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay, arrested for his alleged involvement in the Rose Valley Group chit fund scam.
Mamata Banerjee-led TMC to boycott first two days of Union Budget over protest against demonetisation
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, who is angry over the arrest of its two MPs by CBI in connection with the chit fund scam, will not attend Parliament on 1 February when the Budget is presented.
The fight on oratory skills have assumed a regressive form in West Bengal and unless such outbursts are reined in, they are likely to escalate to a dangerous level
A court on Wednesday sent Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay to six-day CBI remand for further questioning in the Rose Valley chit fund scam.
High drama unfolded on the streets of Kolkata on Tuesday after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested Trinamool Congress MP , in connection with the alleged Rose Valley chit fund scam.
For watchers of West Bengal politics, Mamata Banerjee's pyrotechnics is nothing new. But her firebrand ways have certainly taken the larger national audience by surprise, many of whom are only now beginning to take her as a serious player on the bigger stage.
A CBI court extended the remand period of arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Tapas Pal by three more days on a petition filed by the investigating agency.
CBI's arrest of Trinamool Congress parliamentary party leader in Lok Sabha Sudip Bandyopadhyay in connection with the Rose Valley chit fund scam on Tuesday was expected to send the political temperature soaring in West Bengal. But few would have seen the mayhem that followed the procedure.
Trinamool Congress MP Sudip Bandyopadhyay was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday over his alleged involvement in the Rose Valley chit fund scam.
Babul Supriyo said he is planning to file a defamation case against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for dragging his name in the Rose Valley chit fund scam.
Under Mamata's new leadership, Bengal should start reliving the old maxim "What Bengal thinks today, India thinks tomorrow".
Actor-turned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal was on Monday granted bail by a Nadia district court in connection with his alleged "shoot and rape" remarks.
Our states are effectively lawless and run by muscle-power and murder. Time for liberals to get out of Delhi and do some real work
Still, if the likes of Amit Shah can get away with an apology after being accused of hate speech and Niranjana Jyoti can become a minister after calling non-Hindus "haramzaadon" (bastards), the targets of Tiwari's outrage should be fine.
There is no question of Sadhvi Jyoti resigning at all, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiha Naidu told reporters outside Parliament.
In a setback to the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal, the Calcutta High Court on Thursday directed filing of an first information report and a CID probe into Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul's kill and rape remarks.
A referee judge of the Calcutta High Court today extended a stay on execution of an order of filing FIR against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his alleged insensitive comments against women.