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Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019
Saubhadra Chatterji

Saubhadra Chatterji


Saubhadra Chatterji is Deputy Political Editor at the Hindustan Times. He writes on both politics and policies.

articles by Saubhadra Chatterji (1763 results)
Jun 23, 2019 07:22
That the BJP would bag 18 of the state’s 42 Lok Sabha seats, reducing the regional outfit to 22 from its 2014 showing of 34 was a jolt for many Trinamool leaders. read more
Jun 22, 2019 19:05
Twenty-five years after his death, RD Burman’s music still plays on the radio, has been remixed and simply refuses to fade away. Here’s a look at what makes his work so timeless. read more
Jun 21, 2019 17:58
Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad finally introduced bill after the ruling dispensation won the floor test by 186-74 votes amid protests from Opposition members of Congress and AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi. read more
Jun 21, 2019 00:10
The NDA’s current strength stands at 105, and with the four inclusions, this goes up to 109. As the NDA also gets the backing from three nominated members, it takes the effective number to 112. read more
Jun 21, 2019 00:08
At a meeting of the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) attended by some ministers and floor leaders of different parties, Birla suggested that questions by MPs should be short and crisp and answers from ministers to the point. read more
Jun 19, 2019 07:03
According to the World Bank report, improved road connectivity has “triggered a shift from farm to non-farm employment” and “women stepped out of the house to take care of their farms” read more
Jun 19, 2019 00:00
The party has given me a responsibility and my top priority is to prove myself worthy of it in my limited capability, says Congress’ Lok Sabha elect Adhir Chowdhury. read more
Jun 17, 2019 10:56
Even as the BJP’s success in West Bengal is one of the biggest stories of the 2019 national election, the Trinamool remains hopeful of changing the tide, the party leaders said. read more
Jun 17, 2019 07:14
As per the rules, the Prime Minister as the leader of the House takes oath first. The council of ministers follows the Prime Minister in taking the oath. As long as a member does not take the oath, he or she cannot participate in any business of the... read more
Jun 11, 2019 01:12
After an emergency review meeting of the administration in the wake of violence, Banerjee told the local press that “a wounded tiger is more dangerous” even as protests by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) erupted in different parts of the state. read more
Jun 10, 2019 10:35
In the recent Lok Sabha polls, the Left parties reached its lowest ever tally of six MPs—a pale shadow of their best performance of 61 in 2004. read more
Jun 10, 2019 07:44
A BJD leader said Patnaik is scheduled to meet Modi on June 10. “It would be a courtesy call. Patnaik may raise some issues related to Odisha. read more
Jun 08, 2019 07:35
This is the second time in the NDA regime when ministers went to 10 Janpath, Gandhi’s official residence, in a bid to ensure a fruitful session amid souring relations between the government and the Opposition. read more
Jun 07, 2019 07:37
The government has reached out Ghulam Nabi Azad as the Congress is yet to decide who its Lok Sabha floor leader would be. read more
Jun 06, 2019 00:10
Non-ODF villages are 1.48 times more likely to have their food contaminated and 2.68 times more likely to have household drinking water contaminated compared to ODF villages. read more