Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 19:50
In the wake of a spurt in student agitations in West Bengal that saw heads of top varsities being locked-in, state Higher Education Minister Bratya Basu cautioned against such "extreme movements".
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 00:09
West Bengal, Education Minister Bratya Basu Monday indicated the government would come out with legislation to curb the menace of ragging.
Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 18:21
West Bengal Minister Bratya Basu on Friday condemned the continued gherao of the VC, pro-VC and registrar of the Jadavpur University.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 21:00
The elections to the student unions of colleges and universities in West Bengal would resume by October, state’s Higher Education Minister Bratya Basu told the state Assembly on Monday.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013, 09:14
Coming to the aid of financially distressed theatre and folk artistes of the state, the West Bengal government Friday announced a grant of around Rs.1 crore to select performers and groups.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 20:45
Around 1000 students who were unable to submit their forms in time with the West Bengal Higher Secondary Council for the intermediate examination, were allowed to appear for it.
Last Updated: Monday, August 27, 2012, 15:02
Happy with his recent roles in Bengali films including a hardnosed criminal lawyer in `Muktodhara`, playwright-actor and minister Bratya Basu holds Naseeruddin Shah as his idol.
Last Updated: Monday, July 02, 2012, 16:34
Basu alleged that certain political parties and some vested groups were coming in the way of setting up of a campus of the Aligarh Muslim University.
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