UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2021 07:58 AM IST
- While tweeting Supriyo had misspelled Vihari as 'Bihari'. The India batsman on Wednesday very calmly corrected Supriyo by writing his name as a reply to the tweet.
By Joydeep Thakur | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 08:19 AM IST
“What my top bosses decide is a different thing but I will try my very best with all my might & honesty to ensure that NO #TMC leader who tormented, tortured (both physically & mentally) my grass root level BJP colleagues in Asansol, don’t get an entry in BJP,” union minister Babul Supriyo said in a social media post, without naming anyone.
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 08:53 PM IST
At least four TMC legislators have resigned from the party in the last 48 hours.
‘Provisions in Constitution present to reduce political violence in Bengal’: Union minister Babul Supriyo
By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Kolkata
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 04:15 PM IST
Supriyo claimed that the people of the state have made up their mind to vote for the BJP in the assembly elections, which are likely to be held in April-May next year.
By HT Correspondent | Edited by Smriti Sinha | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2020 01:46 PM IST
Supriyo said this while referring to the alleged killing of BJP workers in West Bengal by the ruling Trinamool Congress. Till date, more than 100 BJP workers have been killed in the state, allegedly by TMC but the latter has always rubbished the allegations
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON OCT 15, 2020 07:23 AM IST
Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Mahua Moitra had accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader of passing an “objectionable” statement during a news channel debate
By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2020 08:07 PM IST
Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Babul Supriyo said Rs 49.65 crore, Rs 39.49 crore and Rs 53.18 crore have been spent for implementing this scheme during financial years 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20, respectively.
‘Dirt on social media’: Babul Supriyo comes out in support of Alia Bhatt, slams trolls over Sushant Singh Rajput’s death
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2020 02:50 PM IST
The BJP MP described the trolling against Alia Bhatt on social media as “criminal” and urged the Mumbai Police to arrest the culprits at the earliest.
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2020 04:35 AM IST
The official invitation letter mentioned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and Union minister of state Babul Supriyo as the guest of honour and fire services minister and local TMC legislator Sujit Bose, TMC Lok Sabha member Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar and Salt Lake’s TMC mayor Krishna Chakraborty as guests.
‘No right to scold anyone’: Lok Sabha Speaker disapproves of Babul Supriyo’s remark against Congress leader
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2020 02:43 AM IST
The Speaker also told the parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi to explain Parliamentary proceedings to Supriyo.
By Press Trust of India | Durg, Chhattisgarh
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2020 08:16 AM IST
Babul Supriyo, the BJP MP from West Bengal, also said that people did not like Padukone meeting only a specific group in the JNU in the midst of promotion of her film.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 14, 2020 04:26 AM IST
Dilip Ghosh, who heads the BJP’s West Bengal unit, remained defiant even as Union minister Babul Supriyo said their party has nothing to do with the former’s comments.
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 01:40 PM IST
Ghosh had also criticised chief minister Mamata Banerjee for not opening fire and ordering lathicharge on those destroying railway property and public transport during the anti-CAA protests.
By Asian News International | Asansol (West Bengal)
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2019 08:34 PM IST
The AIMIM lawmaker Asaduddin Owaisi came under attack after he demanded the reconstruction of Babri mosque, which was demolished by Hindu activists in 1992.
By Press Trust of India | Kolkata
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2019 05:07 PM IST
Supriyo, who said on Tuesday that he had been asked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit the storm-affected areas in West Bengal, claimed that the agitators were activists of the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC).
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2019 07:00 AM IST
Both the Prime Minister and union home minister Amit Shah had earlier spoken to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and had assured all help to the state government after Cyclone Bulbul had hit the state on November 9.
By Asian News International | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 30, 2019 10:47 PM IST
The BJP MP from West Bengal, Babul Supriyo said that India and the international community have already condemned acts of Pakistan and now the European Union MPs have directly blamed the neighbouring country for sponsoring terrorism in India.
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2019 09:16 AM IST
The meeting of the JU’s court is scheduled to start at 11am, said registrar Snehamanju Basu. The governor is the ex-officio chancellor of the university.
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2019 05:06 PM IST
Reports said Governor Jagdeep Dhankar was miffed because he was not seated at the main stage along with other guests at the event to showcase the top 70 puja pandals in the state capital.
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2019 05:34 PM IST
The minister, who was a playback singer in Bollywood, had visited the US for a performance and a felicitation by local Indians.
By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Kolkata/Midnapore
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2019 06:24 PM IST
In his complaint, the Jadavpur University student that he and a friend of his, a woman, was beaten up by supporters of the BJP at Alisha bus stand in Burdwan, from where they were to catch a bus to Kolkata. He also alleged that those who beat him up said that he must pay for what he had done to Babul Supriyo.
By Indo Asian News Service | Kolkata
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2019 06:32 AM IST
An officer of Burdwan Sadar police station in East Burdwan district said on Thursday: “some arrests have been made” based on Ballav’s complaint.
By HT Correspondent | Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON SEP 29, 2019 11:02 PM IST
Speaking at the 21st convocation of Vidyasagar University in West Midnapore district, Dhahkhar said, “University is a place which must respect all points of views.
By Swapan Dasgupta
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2019 09:21 PM IST
The Babul Supriyo incident shows the Left’s warped inheritance and hypocrisy on free speech and democracy
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 02:36 PM IST
The decision from Jadavpur University came at a time political blame game and agitations over the violence on the campus on September 19 continued for the fifth day, with ABVP taking out a rally in south Kolkata for Jadavpur protesting the manhandling of Union minister Babul Supriyo.
By Press Trust of India | Kolkata
UPDATED ON SEP 23, 2019 06:35 AM IST
The Left-leaning AFSU also lodged a complaint against five members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) for assaulting students, including women, and vandalising university property.+
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 07:00 PM IST
Dhankhar arrived at around 10 am and spent about 25 minutes at the hospital. He spoke with the VC alone for about 10 minutes.
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 01:47 PM IST
The student seen in a photograph pulling Babul Supriyo’s hair is a second-year student in a north Kolkata college.
By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2019 01:38 PM IST
Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar had indicated action against Jadavpur University Vice Chancellor Suranjan Das for the violence that erupted in the campus on Thursday during the visit of Union Minister Babul Supriyo.
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 02:21 AM IST
Governor Dhankhar’s statement sought to refute Trinamool Congress secretary general and education minister Partha Chatterjee’s allegation that he went to the university without informing the state government.