Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury writes to LS Speaker for bringing resolution condoling death of farmers during stir

Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has urged Speaker Om Birla to bring a resolution in Parliament condoling the death of farmers during the agitation against the agri laws. The Congress leader has also written to the Speaker for appointing a Deputy Speaker for the smooth conduct of proceedings in Lok Sabha. Chowdhury, … Read more

Mamata trying to belittle Congress that did a lot for her: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

West Bengal Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday charged Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee with being ungrateful, claiming that for narrow political interest she is trying to belittle the grand old party which had supported her in the past. Chowdhury, also the leader of the Congress party in Lok Sabha, asserted that the Congress … Read more

Congress, Left will continue talks, resolve differences over seat-sharing: Adhir

Kolkata: West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday said that his party will continue talks with the Left Front to resolve all differences over seat-sharing in the upcoming assembly elections. The two sides have made significant process during the discussions, he told reporters after the conclusion of the third round of talks during … Read more

Congress forms panel to hold seat-sharing talks with Left parties for Bengal polls

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Monday set up a panel headed by senior party leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury to hold talks with the Left parties regarding seat sharing and joint programmes for the upcoming West Bengal Assembly polls. The committee has Congress state president Chowdhury, Congress Legislature Party leader Abdul Mannan, former state chief Pradeep … Read more

Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha takes oath as Chief Information Commissioner

New Delhi: Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha was appointed as the Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) on Saturday, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement. President Ram Nath Kovind has administered the oath of office to Sinha as the Chief Information Commissioner in the Central Information Commission at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan, it said. The post had … Read more

Left-Cong tie-up to be a game-changer, won’t let 2021 polls be cakewalk for TMC, BJP: Adhir Chowdhury

Newly appointed state Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday said his party, together with the Left, will prove to be a “game-changer” in the 2021 Bengal Assembly elections, and warned the ruling TMC and the BJP that the contest won’t be a cakewalk for them. Chowdhury, a bitter critic of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, … Read more