Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal was today admitted in a super speciality hospital here after suffering a brain stroke, hospital sources said.
Two judges of a division bench of the Calcutta High court today differed in appeal on Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal's case.
The Calcutta High Court said it will give its verdict on the Tapas Pal case on 13 August and extended the stay on registration of FIR against him.
The Calcutta High Court today took up an appeal against a trial court order directing registration of FIR against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his insensitive comments against women and a CID probe into it, saying that the question to be decided was whether he had committed a cognisable offence or not.
West Bengal government moved an appeal before the Calcutta High Court against a court order that directed registration of an FIR against Tapas Pal.
The Calcutta High Court has today directed the CID to carry out an investigation into Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal's speech where he threatened to kill CPM workers.
The Supreme Court declined to entertain a PIL seeking CBI investigation into the controversial remarks made by actor-cum-Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal.
The hypocrisy in Trinamool's stand vis-a-vis Wednesday's incident in Parliament was clearly evident when the party merely lodged verbal complaints with the Speaker instead of a written one.
The Calcutta HC asked the West Bengal government to spell out its stand on the rape remarks made by Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha member Tapas Pal.
Tapas Pal, Trinamool MP might have never met the local hoodlum, with alleged Trinamool ties, accused of dismembering a college student who protested his hooch dens. But Mamata Banerjee should be worried about both.
Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal might not show up in the ongoing Parliament budget session as he has been hospitalised following 'high blood pressure.'
President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijit Mukherjee, who once courted controversy for a sexist remark, has now sprung to the defence of Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul seeking forgiveness for the latter's rape comments.
Tapas Pal's rape threat was not the most disgusting thing about that speech. The men applauding, cheering his suggestion were. And millions of others like those men must have reacted the same way watching that clip at home.
A PIL was filed before the Calcutta High Court today seeking suo motu registration of FIR by the West Bengal Police and penal action against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal who is in the eye of a storm over his derogatory comments against women.
Tapas Pal, who finds himself at the centre of a furore for threatening to rape the wives and daughters of his CPM opponents was not always, it would seem, a frothing at the mouth orator
Another problem with the political fraternity is they speak mostly in two tongues -- there is one set of rules for their own party and another set of norms for the opposition.
Even as outrage continues over his alleged remarks threatening to have CPI(M) workers killed and their women raped, Trinamool MP Tapas Pal landed in fresh trouble as another video tape emerged today in which he asks his own party supporters to slit the throats of opposition workers.
Mamata Banerjee said, "We have asked for his unconditional apology and explanation. he made a big blunder."