Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

  • Trinamool candidate violated child rights: Netaji family May 11, 2014

    Kolkata: A section of family members of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose has complained against Trinamool Congress Lok Sabha candidate Sugata Bose, also a Netaji kin, to the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights accusing him of violating child rights by using a kid in his poll campaign. "He has been...
  • Subhas Chandra Bose's 118th birth anniversary observed across the country January 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's 118th birth anniversary is being observed throughout the country. Bose was born on January 23, 1897 in Cuttack and reportedly died on August 18, 1945 in an air crash. But there is still no conclusive proof of his death with his supporters claiming...
  • Kolkata: Special HC bench to take up Netaji case January 16, 2014

    The Calcutta High Court on Thursday ordered constitution of a special bench to take up a petition demanding declassification of secret documents on the mystery surrounding the disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. Hearing the PIL filed by Kolkata-based NGO India's Smile, Chief Justice Arun Mishra said the special division bench...
  • PMO turns down RTI appeal to release files on Netaji's widow, daughter August 14, 2013

    Turning down an RTI appeal, the Prime Minister's Office has said releasing secret files about Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's widow Emilie Schenkl and daughter Anita Bose may upset relations with foreign countries. Chandrachur Ghose who runs the website www.subhaschandrabose.org had appealed under the RTI Act to provide access to letters written...
  • Netaji's family seeks Modi's help in solving the death mystery April 15, 2013

    Kolkata: Family members of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose have sought the help of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for declassification of all secret files concerning the iconic leader. "Netaji belonged to the entire nation, so we extend our appeal to you for your kind support in demanding from the Prime...
  • Kolkata: Questions raised on infrastructure of new airport terminal March 28, 2013

    Kolkata: It has not been a smooth take-off for the new airport terminal in Kolkata. A part of the building crumbled days after it was inaugurated, putting a huge question mark on the quality of construction. With two incidents of glass panes cracking and falling, the structure raises some serious...
  • New terminal of Kolkata airport to be operational today January 23, 2013

    Kolkata: The Rs 2,325 crore new integrated terminal building of the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata would be officially operational with an inaugural Air India flight to London via Delhi on the patriot's birth anniversary on Wedneday. "The world class infrastructure in civil aviation set up in...
  • Kolkata: Pranab Mukherjee meets Mamata Banerjee October 20, 2012

    Kolkata: President Pranab Mukherjee and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had a one-on-one meeting at the VIP lounge of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport on Saturday. There was no official word on what transpired at the meeting. Pranab arrived by a special plane of the Indian Air Force at...
  • Singapore honours Jawaharlal Nehru as a 'friend' November 20, 2011

    Singapore: Sixty-one years after Jawaharlal Nehru last visited the island state, Singapore commemorates in stone India's first prime minister as a "friend to our shores". With Prime Minister Manmohan Singh unveiling a bust of Nehru at the Asian Civilisation Museum green on the picturesque banks of the Singapore River on Sunday...
  • Arms-laden UAE plane detained in Kolkata, freed later September 7, 2009

    Kolkata: An United Arab Emirates Air Force aircraft and its nine crew members were detained in Kolkata on Sunday. The aircraft, which was bound for Hanyang in China from Abu Dhabi, was allegedly carrying a large cache of arms and ammunitions. It landed at Kolkata’s Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International...
  • Govt opposes on RTI on Netaji file June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has opposed a Right to Information application which wants the Government to explain why it destroyed a file on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s death. Anuj Dhar, a member of the ‘Mission Netaji’ organisation in Delhi, approached the Central Information Commission after the Central Public...