Jyoti Basu

  • Satpal Maharaj says he played key role in Uttarakhand formation 27-03-2014 07:53 AM

    Pauri MP Satpal Maharaj, who recently defected to BJP, on Wednesday claimed that he had played a vital role in the formation of Uttarakhand. On his first visit to BJP headquarters in Dehradun after joining the party in Delhi earlier this month, he said he as an MP and a...
  • CPM asks AAP to clarify stand on economic, communal fronts 02-01-2014 05:38 PM

    Terming the success of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) against Congress and BJP "a positive development", CPI(M) on Thursday said its future trajectory would depend on how it shapes its policies on economic and communal fronts. With AAP planning to become a national party and fight elections in other states, the...
  • Banning a supporter-based club like Mohun Bagan not an option: Novy Kapadia 13-12-2012 04:12 PM

    Can Mohun Bagan wriggle out of the mess they are in? They have got a short breather in the form of a court stay on the All India Football Federation's notice to suspend their I-League match against Pailan Arrows on Saturday. Can there be a compromise? Football commentator Novy Kapadia...
  • Mamata Banerjee breaks an 18-year vow 20-05-2011 07:23 PM

    Kolkata: Eighteen years after she vowed never to set foot again in Writers' Building from where she was forcefully evicted while on dharna with a rape victim before Jyoti Basu's chamber, Mamata Banerjee on Friday stepped in as Chief Minister. Banerjee, then a Union minister of state and a Congress...
  • Left debacle: Karat may face tough questions 14-05-2011 09:45 PM

    New Delhi: As the winds of change blow in West Bengal, it is time for the Left Front to introspect. CPM General Secretary Prakash Karat who has presided over a one way slide in their electoral fortunes since taking over in 2005, barring the 2006 victories, will face some tough...
  • Jyoti basu's granddaughter launches cookery book 26-07-2010 12:52 PM

    Mallika Basu presents unique cookery book catering specifically to those who are living in a fast lane. ...
  • Jyoti Basu sets an example by donating organs 20-01-2010 12:48 PM

    Basu's eyes have been donated to the Muktakeshi Eye Foundation in Kolkata ...
  • Face The Nation: Was Jyoti Basu bad for West Bengal? 18-01-2010 11:39 PM

    Jyoti Basu was chief minister of West Bengal for five terms. ...
  • Watch: Basu's body to be donated for research 18-01-2010 08:24 AM

    Jyoti Basu set an example not only during his lifetime but also in death. ...
  • Watch: Political legacy of CPM leader Jyoti Basu 18-01-2010 02:09 AM

    He was also the last unquestioned leader of the Left Front. ...
  • Jyoti was a virulent marxist communist: SS Ray 17-01-2010 09:18 PM

    Former West Bengal chief minister S S Ray spoke to CNN-IBN about him. ...
  • Basu was statesman like, pragmatic: PM 17-01-2010 01:49 PM

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  • Jyoti Basu dies at 95 in Kolkata 17-01-2010 12:05 PM

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