Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Saturday August 22, 2015
Almost 26 hours after the protests began, the vice chancellor of Presidency University, Dr Anuradha Lohia, left the campus this evening amid claims by protesting students that they were letting her go as she was unwell, but their agitation would continue till she resigns. The vice chancellor said she is not quitting.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, on Sunday, criticised the lawyers of Calcutta High Court for resorting to a three-day 'cease-work' citing hot and humid weather condition ignoring Chief Justice Manjula Chellur's request to attend court.
India News | Monday May 25, 2015
In his raging turf war with the Centre, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has found support from his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Arunachal Pradesh Governor Lt Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma was transferred and appointed the Governor of Mizoram today. He will be serving till his term ends in 2018. He is the seventh Governor the state saw in a year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, who has been given the additional charge of Mizoram, would be sworn-in on April 4.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday February 22, 2015
Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar will be taking oath this afternoon as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth time. The ceremony will be held at 5 pm at Patna's Raj Bhavan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 17, 2015
A delegation of British parliamentarians today called on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
India News | 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 News | 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 expressed concern over the condition of some students who are on fast demanding Mr Chakraborty's res...
India News | 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 him.
Kolkata News | 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 News | 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.
Kolkata News | 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 educational institution.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 to sell 12 helicopters for use by top Indian politicians.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.
India News | 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.
Elections News | 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 News | 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.