Mamata takes dig at Buddhadeb for sharing dais with Basu

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata
Banerjee on Saturday took a dig at West Bengal CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee for sharing the dais with CPI(M)
leader Anil Basu who had come under fire for making derogatory
remarks against her.

Quality films in the offing once literacy goes up: Basu

Basu Chatterjee has linked production of better quality cinema with the literacy rate in the country.

Basu stood for rights of workers, strikes: Biman Bose

Calling upon industry to take good
care of employees to maintain a congenial work atmosphere,
CPI-M politburo member Biman Bose on Tuesday said Marxist patriarch
late Jyoti Basu stood for the rights of workers.

Basu`s personal belongings to be preserved by hospital

A three-member team
headed by a member of NCW came here to probe into an incident
where eight women of minority community were assaulted
allegedly by policemen, district officials said.

BJP top brass to attend Basu`s funeral

BJP Parliamentary Party Chairman
L K Advani, Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj
and party president Nitin Gadkari will attend the funeral of
CPI(M) patriarch Jyoti Basu in Kolkata on Tuesday.

Zardari expresses grief on Basu`s death

Pakistan President Asif Ali
Zardari on Monday expressed deep sorrow and grief at the death of
veteran Indian communist leader Jyoti Basu and described his
demise as a great loss.

Basu felt industrialisation was neglected in WB: Amartya Sen

Amartya Sen on Sunday described Jyoti Basu, who breathed his last in Kolkata, as one
who would be missed for his ideas and leadership and said he
was concerned about neglect of industrialisation in the state.

Basu, a tireless crusader against communalism: Sonia

Congress President Sonia Gandhi
on Sunday described Marxist veteran Jyoti Basu as a towering
figure on the national scene, a tireless crusader against
communalism.

India visit 100 percent successful: Sheikh Hasina

Terming her visit to New Delhi "100 percent successful", Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday said the treaties signed with India would not only help bilaterally, but would "benefit the people of entire South Asia".

100-year-old prays for Basu

Vidyamohan Roy, who is over 100 years old and a one-time associate of former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu, has been praying for the recovery of the veteran communist.

By-polls: Cong rejects Jyoti Basu’s appeal for support

West Bengal Congress flatly rejected the surprise appeal by CPI(M) stalwart Jyoti Basu to its supporters to vote for the Left in the upcoming Assembly
by-polls in the state calling it a clever ploy.