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Suvendu Adhikari

CAA will be implemented in West Bengal, says BJP's Suvendu Adhikari

Adhikari said the CAA does not suggest that citizenship of anyone will be taken away if one is a bonafide resident with legal documents

27 Nov 2022 10:21 AM

TMC taunts BJP as Yogi government advertisement shows flyover in Kolkata

For damage control, BJP’s Leader of the Opposition Suvendu Adhikari later tweeted the newspaper’s correction

13 Sep 2021 8:36 AM

Bhowanipore bypolls scheduled on Sept 30 in face of Constitutional crisis

After the announcement of the poll dates, Ms Banerjee cancelled her North Bengal tour which was supposed to start from Sunday

05 Sep 2021 8:31 AM

TMC writes to PM seeking solicitor general's removal over meeting with Suvendu

Adhikari, leader of the opposition in the West Bengal assembly, denied the charge

03 Jul 2021 12:34 AM

Anita Katyal | Bengal BJP split on Roy, Adhikari; why Uma mum on Ganga bodies?

The delay in the reshuffle of the Union Cabinet is testing the patience of many ministerial hopefuls

30 May 2021 8:00 AM


Nandigram poll: Didi to stay for whole day, TMC alleges agents not allowed in booths

There have been no reports of violence or clashes among political activists in the constituency, barring an incident in the Bhimkata area

01 Apr 2021 11:57 AM

No Indian is outsider in Bengal, BJP CM will be son of soil: Modi

Modi's comments came amid an 'insider vs outsider' debate with Mamata asserting that she won't allow Bengal to be ruled by 'outsiders'

24 Mar 2021 1:17 PM

BJP releases first list of candidates for West Bengal Assembly polls

Suvendu Adhikari, a former protégé and close confidante of TMC supremo and CM Mamata Banerjee, will take on the latter head-on in Nandigram

07 Mar 2021 8:29 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Bhoomi putra for Bengal: Has BJP made a mistake?

Every chief minister of West Bengal has been a national leader first and a local leader as well and most were at loggerheads with the Centre

23 Dec 2020 6:52 AM

3 hurt in police firing after BJP-TMC clash

All are residents of Hatkrishnanagar. While Soumen was injured in his waist, Tapas was wounded in right shoulder and Tulu in neck.

24 Jun 2019 9:50 AM


Truckers join nationwide stir against fuel hike

The state’s principal secretary, transport, Alapan Bandopadhayay, said the strike has had a marginal effect in the state.

19 Jun 2018 6:47 AM

State government hikes bus, taxi fares, blames Centre

After the meeting, Adhikari said the government was forced to increase the bus fare because of high diesel prices.

07 Jun 2018 4:34 AM

WB govt negotiates with World Bank to procure 130 electric buses

Bengal can avail subsidy to buy these electric buses for Kolkata, Asansol and Durgapur, state Transport Minister told the Assembly.

29 Nov 2017 4:01 PM

‘Ro-ro’ vessels on Ganges soon

The jetties will be overhauled and state-of-the-art ro-ro (roll-on-roll off) vessels will grace the Ganges.

06 Jun 2017 3:05 AM

Striking cabbies sell vegetables to protest

In the last one year the number of taxis have come down to 19,000 from 37,000.

22 Feb 2017 2:30 AM