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Friday, Nov 22, 2019
Avijit Ghosal

Avijit Ghosal


Avijit Ghosal writes on economy, industry and politics from West Bengal. Has been doing so for more than 20 years.

articles by Avijit Ghosal (181 results)
Mar 12, 2019 23:23
Facing a tough triangular fight against BJP and the Left-Congress combine, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has made sweeping changes to her Trinamool Congress’s candidates lineup in the upcoming general elections. read more
Mar 11, 2019 15:45
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is one of the principal proponents of a front of regional parties that are opposed to the Bharatiya Janata Party and organised the first unity show in Kolkata on January 19, which she announced as far back as... read more
Feb 12, 2019 15:46
It was a difficult process that Mamata Banerjee launched on the evening of February 3, a couple of hours after a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team went to the official residence of Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar. read more
Feb 05, 2019 12:52
Mamata Banerjee said the court order was a victory of democracy. “We are not against officers of any investigative agency. They are also our brothers and sisters. But they should not be used politically.” read more
Feb 04, 2019 23:35
It was as the commissioner of Bidhannagar police and the SIT chief probing the Saradha scam that involved deposits of Rs 2,460 crore (as later quantified by the Enforcement Directorate) that Rajeev Kumar has come under the CBI’s scanner. read more
Feb 04, 2019 01:27
In her midnight speech, Mamata Banerjee warned that the BJP may plan President’s rule in West Bengal. read more
Feb 03, 2019 20:48
Mamata Banerjee accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah of plotting a ‘coup’ in Bengal. read more
Feb 02, 2019 11:35
PM Narendra Modi in West Bengal live updates: The Durgapur rally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be part of BJP’s ‘Ganatantra Bachao’ (save democracry) programme in the state. read more
Feb 02, 2019 07:35
The corruption issue still remains the soft spot. read more
Jan 22, 2019 12:34
Amit Shah in Malda live updates: The rally came days after Mamata Banerjee hosted a mega opposition gathering in Kolkata. read more
Jan 19, 2019 17:59
Clad in her customary white sari and chappals, the Trinamool Congress chief was the 23rd and the last speaker at the rally, and lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Minister Modi in her own style . read more
Jan 19, 2019 09:22
On Saturday, the Trinamool Congress chief is going to have a third feather in her cap. On the dais of the United India Rally that she has convened in Kolkata, as many as two dozen leaders of anti-Bharatiya Janata Party outfits will be present. read more
Jan 19, 2019 08:33
Mamata Banerjee’s mega Kolkata rally:TMC’s mega rally at the historic Brigade Parade ground in Kolkata virtually kick-started the opposition’s campaign ahead of the upcoming general election. read more
Jan 09, 2019 17:52
The ruling party won the bypolls at Lok Sabha, Assembly and Kolkata Municipal Corporation with more than 50% votes, which means the candidate could have won against a combined opposition. read more
Dec 31, 2018 22:50
Under the initiative, the Farmers will get Rs10,000 a year for purchasing seeds, fertilizer and insecticides, life and accident insurance for a small premium and an interest-free crop loan of Rs 50,000, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief announced. read more