India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 26, 2015
West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Monday unfurled the tricolour as the state celebrated the 66th Republic Day along with the rest of India.
India | Monideepa Banerjie | Saturday January 10, 2015
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has cautioned Jadavpur University Vice Chancellor Avijit Chakraborty for delay in action on a molestation case, which had led to protests by students last year. Demanding immediate action, the Governor also ...
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Thursday December 25, 2014
The 59th Annual Convocation of Kolkata's Jadavpur University on Wednesday turned embarrassing for West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, who is also its Chancellor, when a student refused to accept the best graduate degree and gold medal from hi...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has raised important issues with visiting Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
A day after the arrest of Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Srinjoy Bose, West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi today said that the agency must have had some "good reasons" to do it.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
Braving rains thousands of students marched through the city's streets today demanding resignation of Jadavpur University (JU) vice-chancellor as West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi intervened to end the four-day old stalemate in the prestigious educat...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 9, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today went to the Raj Bhavan to tie a Rakhi on Governor Kesari Nath Tripathi's wrist on the eve of Rakhi purnima.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 15, 2014
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday called up newly-appointed governor Kesari Nath Tripathi.
India | Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Tomorrow, the CBI is likely to question Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan as part of its investigation into whether large kickbacks were paid to Indian officials by Anglo-Italian manufacturer AgustaWestland, which landed a 3,600-crore contract t...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 5, 2014
Bihar Governor D.Y. Patil was on Friday sworn in as acting governor of West Bengal in place of M.K. Narayanan who relinquished office and left the city during the day.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Monday June 30, 2014
MK Narayanan has resigned as the Governor of West Bengal after being questioned by the CBI in connection with an alleged swindle centered on the sale of 12 helicopters to India by AgustaWestland, an Anglo-Italian defence manufacturer.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday June 27, 2014
MK Narayanan, the Governor of Bengal, has been questioned today by the CBI, said sources, in connection with an alleged swindle centred on the sale of 12 helicopters by Agusta-Westland to India.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday June 19, 2014
Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan said today that he got not one but two phone calls from the new government asking him to resign, but said he remains unpersuaded.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Friday June 20, 2014
It's about jobs for their boys, writes Shashi Tharoor.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 5, 2014
BJP state President Rahul Sinha today said that West Bengal governor M K Narayanan has expressed concern over the attacks on BJP workers in Sandeshkahli area of North 24 Parganas last month.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Governor M.K. Narayanan and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee conferred the "Bangabibhusan" on 13 eminent people while 20 others were honoured with the "Bangabhusan" for their outstanding contribution in respective fields.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Monday May 19, 2014
Days before Narendra Modi is sworn-in as India's 15th prime minister, an open letter to him urges the BJP leader to "reassure the minorities... do not patronise them."
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 15, 2014
Former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi today dubbed Reliance Industries as a "parallel state" that exercised power "brazenly" over natural and financial resources.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 15, 2014
Former Governor of West Bengal Gopal Krishna Gandhi today said that the CBI had gained notoriety "as government's hatchet" and "Department of Dirty Tricks".
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Saturday January 25, 2014
West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan today said he wanted corporal punishment for the men who allegedly gang-raped a 20-year-old tribal girl in Birbhum on Monday on the orders of a village council.
India | Nitin A Gokhale | Wednesday January 22, 2014
The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has reportedly asked the Law Ministry if it can question West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan and Goa Governor BV Wanchoo in its investigation into alleged kickbacks in the Rs 3600-crore VVIP helicopter deal.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday January 7, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, who quit as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission on Monday after being indicted for sexual harassment, has said that the allegations against him in the media were "unfounded and baseless and I den...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday January 7, 2014
West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan has accepted the resignation of former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly as chairman of the state's human rights commission.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 7, 2014
Former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, indicted for sexual harassment, has resigned as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights panel.