Somnath established that speaker's post was above politics: Mahajan

Aug 13 2018

Sumitra Mahajan condoled the death Somnath Chatterjee, saying that his tenure as the speaker of the Lower House was a guide for her.

Somnath Chatterjee: A die-hard Marxist forsaken by his party

Aug 13 2018

Somnath Chatterjee was the first Communist Speaker of the Lok Sabha and one who defied his party and refused to quit the post over the Indo-US nuclear deal in 2008, leading to his expulsion from the CPI-M.

Odisha CM condoles Somnath Chatterjee's death

Aug 13 2018

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik mourned the death of former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee, describing him as a stalwart parliamentarian.

Somnath Chatterjee passes away, Rahul hails him as 'institution'

Aug 13 2018

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee died at a Kolkata nursing home on Monday following a cardiac arrest and prolonged age-related ailments. Congress President Rahul Gandhi hailed him as "an institution", respected by all parliamentarians.

Amit Shah shown black flags by youth Cong workers

Aug 11 2018

Shah was shown black flags by youth Congress workers when he came out of the NSC Bose International airport here to attend a rally in central part of the city, the police said.

Mahajan asks Mamata to clear stand on infiltration issue

Aug 11 2018

Accusing Mamata Banerjee of making a U-turn on the infiltration issue, BJYM president Poonam Mahajan today urged the Trinamool Congress not to politicise issues related to national security.

Mamata to lay foundation stone for IT Park project on Aug 13

Aug 10 2018

Mamata Banerjee on August 13 will lay the foundation stone for an IT park in Rajarhat which the West Bengal government plans to build in the lines of Silicon Valley in the US.

Birla Corp Q1 net rises 94% to Rs 84 crore

Aug 07 2018

Birla Corporation, an M P Birla Group company, reported a 94-per cent on-year rise in its net profit for the June quarter to Rs 84 crore.

Frankfinn Group to enter into 50 international JVs in 2 years

Aug 07 2018

Frankfinn Group said it would enter into 50 international joint ventures in the next two years, with an investment of around Rs 70-110 crore.

Bengaluru airport handles 33% more pax in Q1 at over 8 million

Aug 06 2018

The Bengaluru international airport has clocked around 33 per cent growth in passenger traffic in the June quarter at over eight million, the airport operator said.

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