Mk Narayanan

  • WB Governor accepts Ganguly's resignation, sends it to Chief Secretary 07-01-2014 03:48 PM

    Kolkata: Accepting the resignation of former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly from the post of Chairman of the West Bengal Human rights Commission, Bengal Governor MK Narayanan has forwarded his resignation to the state chief secretary. The governor is also learnt to have forwarded the resignation to the office of...
  • News 360: Justice Ganguly quits as WBHRC chief 06-01-2014 09:46 PM

    Retired Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly has resigned as the chief of West Bengal Human Rights Commission on Monday, said sources. According to sources, Justice Ganguly met Governor MK Narayanan in the day at Raj Bhawan in Kolkata and submitted his resignation. ...
  • Journalists beaten up by policemen in front of Mamata Banerjee 02-01-2014 10:44 PM

    Three journalists were badly beaten up by the police on Thursday when there was a mad scramble for space to cover a programme attended by state Governor MK Narayanan and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at a function held in front of the relocated state secretariat. The space was too narrow...
  • Kolkata gangrape case: Minor set ablaze by accused, say police 02-01-2014 09:51 AM

    Kolkata: In a dramatic twist in the Kolkata gangrape case from October 2013 , the police said on Thursday that the 16-year-old girl who was gangraped in October didn't commit suicide but was set ablaze by the accused. The police have appealed in the court to initiate charges against two...
  • Gangraped minor succumbs to her burn injuries, Mamata faces heat 01-01-2014 01:03 PM

    Kolkata: The West Bengal government is once again under intense criticism from political parties over women's security after a 16-year-old gangraped girl succumbed to her burn injuries on Tuesday evening in Kolkata. The girl's father, who is a taxi driver and close to Centre of Indian Trade Union (CITU) has...
  • Aamir Khan to pay tribute to Maulana Azad at Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 18-12-2013 12:17 PM

    Kolkata: Superstar Aamir Khan would pay tribute to his great grand uncle and freedom fighter Maulana Abul Kalam Azad here next month at the Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival (AKLF), commemorating his 125th birth anniversary. Khan, who plays the bad guy in the much-awaited film 'Dhoom 3' releasing this Friday, would...
  • Pranab Mukherjee to visit Darjeeling on November 10 26-10-2013 11:59 AM

    President Pranab Mukherjee will be on a day's trip to Darjeeling on November 10 to inaugurate the 125th anniversary celebrations of North Point School, official sources said. The President would return to New Delhi on the same day. Arrangements have already started for the President's tour with district police and...
  • CPI-M protests, moves governor on Bengal leader's murder 10-09-2013 11:10 PM

    Kolkata:The Communist Party of India-Marxist on Tuesday demanded the intervention of West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan to nab the culprits responsible for the murder of its leader Jahangir Alam allegedly by the Trinamool Congress-backed assailants. But Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee dismissed the allegation, pointing fingers at CPI-M's internal feuds. Apprehending...
  • WB Governor disapproves of demand for Gorkhaland 08-08-2013 01:43 AM

    West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Wednesday disapproved of the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha which is enforcing an indefinite bandh in Darjeeling, saying the state should remain united. "What we want is peace. What we want is to keep Bengal united," Narayanan told...
  • WB: 20 killed in political clashes ahead of panchayat elections 30-06-2013 07:58 AM

    Kolkata: Political violence has already claimed 20 lives ahead of the panchayat polls in West Bengal. The five phase panchayat polls in July is a referendum on Mamata's two years in power - a high stake political battle between the Trinamool Congress, the Left Front, the Congress and the BJP...
  • Don't create controversy over every act of Mamata's: Governor 20-06-2013 04:06 AM

    Kolkata: Two days after West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to Kamduni village where she shouted at anti-rape protestors, Governor MK Narayanan on Wednesday urged media not to create controversy over every act of the Trinamool Congress supremo. "Don't dissect whatever she does. Don't create unnecessary controversy," Narayanan told...
  • WB chit fund scam: Governor calls special Assembly session 26-04-2013 12:43 PM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan has called a special session of the state Assembly next week beginning April 29 to discuss the chit fund scam. Speaker Biman Banerjee, in fact, has called an all-party meeting at 3 pm on Friday to discuss the special session. But the TMC wants...
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  • News 360: 2 dead, 6 injured in freak road accident in Mumbai 12-04-2013 09:21 PM

    A freak 18-vehicle pile-up in Mumbai left two people dead and six injured. ...
  • Mamata not taking responsibility for attack on Presidency University: Students 12-04-2013 07:10 PM

    Two days after Presidency University was vandalised by alleged Trinamool Congress workers, the Governor addressed students at the campus on Friday evening. ...
  • WB Governor calls Presidency attack a blot, says he failed 12-04-2013 05:35 PM

    Kolkata: An emotional West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Friday addressed the students of the Presidency University and said sorry for the violence that had taken place two days ago on its campus. "I want to assure the students that this will never happen again. You, especially the girl students,...
  • TMC worker among 4 arrested for ransacking Presidency University 12-04-2013 01:15 PM

    Kolkata: Two days after the attack on the Presidency University in Kolkata by alleged Trinamool Congress workers, four people, including a TMC worker, have been arrested. Those arrested are Shubhojeet Burman, Jayanta Haldar, Vishal Jaiswal and Pushkar Kumar Das. In the first clear admission of a TMC hand in the...
  • West Bengal Governor to visit Presidency University today 12-04-2013 11:48 AM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan will meet students at Presidency University in Kolkata at 4.30 pm on Friday. He has been caught in a political crossfire between the Left and the Trinamool Congress after he asked the CPM to apologise for the attack on West Bengal Finance Minister Amit...
  • Full text: Karat's letter to President against WB Governor 11-04-2013 05:39 PM

    Kolkata: CPM General Secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee objecting to the comments by West Bengal Governor condemning the suspected SFI attack on Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Amit Mitra and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Governor MK Narayanan had issued a statement on Wednesday saying that the...
  • SFI protests: Karat objects to WB Governor's comments 11-04-2013 05:21 PM

    Kolkata: CPM General Secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee objecting to the comments by West Bengal Governor condemning the suspected SFI attack on Trinamool Congress leader Amit Mitra and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Governor MK Narayanan had issued a statement on Wednesday saying that the Left...
  • SFI activist death: Bus driver arrested for rash driving denies charge 05-04-2013 05:32 PM

    Kolkata: The bus driver who was accused of rash and negligent driving leading to the death of SFI activist Sudipto Gupta on Friday denied the allegations against him. He claimed that he was being framed by the Kolkata Police. The police had arrested Raja Das alleging that negligence on his...