Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

No question of post-poll tie-up with Mamata Banerjee: Bengal Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Mamata Banerjee-led TMC had joined hands with the Congress to oust the Left Front from power in 2011.

published on : 10th April 2021

Only central forces are not responsible for controlling violence during elections: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Adhir mentioned that the Election Commission of India has tried its best to control the situation in West Bengal, however, it did not succeed to stop all the incidents.

published on : 7th April 2021

West Bengal polls: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury urges TMC supporters to join Congress

Polling for the first two phases of the West Bengal polls was held on March 27 and April 1 respectively. 

published on : 4th April 2021

Sachin Pilot included in Congress' star campaigners' list for Bengal polls

The list of 30-star campaigners also includes Congress president Sonia Gandhi, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Claims that police were not with Mamata when attack took place were laughable: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

The Congress leader further said Banerjee was making the excuse of a conspiracy for public sympathy.

published on : 11th March 2021

No direct negotiation with ISF, want to finish seat-sharing matter with Left soon: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

ISF chief and Furfura Sharif cleric Abbas Siddiqui indirectly hinted at Congress saying "you may ask why I spoke about Left only and not Congress, the door is open."

published on : 1st March 2021

Bengal grand alliance on choppy waters? ISF cautions Congress over seat sharing

Proclaiming support for the Left Front (LS) and its allies in the state, Siddiqui, however, said Bengal will get the better of the BJP and “its B-team Mamata Banerjee” in the election.

published on : 1st March 2021

Bengal polls: Abbas Siddiqui's ISF, secular parties to be accommodated in Left-Cong alliance

Not just the ISF, the RJD and several other smaller secular parties will also be accommodated in the alliance, Chowdhury said.

published on : 16th February 2021

Disha's arrest reflects govt's frustration in trouncing independent thinking: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Besides extending support to the climate activist, senior Congress leader launched a scathing attack on the Central government.

published on : 15th February 2021

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is harmful for Indian economy: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said the budget for agriculture had been reduced from Rs 1.54 lakh crore in the previous budget to 1.48 lakh crores in this budget, a cut of 6 per cent.

published on : 13th February 2021

BJP Lok Sabha members move privilege notice against Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

The notice has been given against Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury for calling teen activist Greta Thunberg 'persona non grata'.

published on : 10th February 2021

Shah rejects Chowdhury's claim that he sat on Tagore's chair

Chowdhury had on Monday claimed in the House that Shah during his visit to Shantiniketan sat on Tagore's chair.

published on : 9th February 2021

Congress may change tack, not press for separate farm debate in Lok Sabha

This will enable the lower house to function, which has so far been paralysed because of repeated ruckus.

published on : 7th February 2021

Parliamentary panel criticises long delay in implementation of Tejas aircraft programme

The report mentioned the 'casual approach' of the monitoring agencies in enforcing timelines and said it led to 'inexplicable delays' of more than 30 years on the ambitious defence project.

published on : 3rd February 2021

Modi Government bent upon throttling farmers' voice by banning Internet: Congress

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the government has shut the Internet in order to crush the farmers' agitation and demanded its restoration.

published on : 1st February 2021
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