Rabindranath Bhattacharya

  • This time, Singur comes back to haunt Trinamool November 29, 2012

    It has been just a year and a half that the Mamata Banerjeeled Trinamool Congress government assumed power in West Bengal and the fault lines within the party rank and file are already beginning to show. Influential party legislators from Singur and Rashbehari Avenue, Kolkata Rabindranath Bhattacharya and Sobhandeb...
  • Mamata knows that TMC workers extort money: WB Minister November 27, 2012

    Kolkata: Trinamool Congress cadres are engaged in extortion and the Chief Minister knows about it, said a disgruntled West Bengal minister who played a key role in Mamata Banerjee's Singur agitation, days after he was shunted to a low key department. He also alleged that Trinamool Congress leaders were involved...
  • Burdwan: 16 farmer suicides despite bumper crop June 24, 2012

    Burdwan: Burdwan may be the Rice Bowl of Bengal. However, its farmers are committing suicide. Here, rice is not a source of prosperity but of anguish. Spiralling debt has reportedly driven 16 farmers here to commit suicide in the past one year. Fiftyfouryearold Amiya Saha was one such farmer. The memories...