Calcutta HC upholds compensation for Toongate professor

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday upheld the West Bengal Human Rights Commission's recommendation to pay compensation to Jadavpur University professor Ambikesh Mahapatra who was arrested in 2012 for circulating e-mails mocking Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Trinamool Congress rejig: Mamata clips Mukul Roy's wings, appoints Dinesh Trivedi as VP
Trinamool Congress rejig: Mamata clips Mukul Roy's wings, appoints Dinesh Trivedi as VP

In a major shuffle in Trinamool Congress, West Bengal chief minister and party chief Mamata Banerjee, upset over the Saradha chit fund scam, on Friday clipped TMC MP Mukul Roy's wings by appointing former union minister Dinesh Trivedi to vice-president's post.

 

 

Modi has vision, but don''t read between the lines: Dinesh Trivedi

 Amid speculation that he was cosying up to the BJP, Trinamool Congress leader and former railway minister Dinesh Trivedi Wednesday yet again described Narendra Modi as a "friend" who was doing good work, but that one should not read too much into his praise of the prime minister.

TMC leader Dinesh Trivedi rejects report of joining BJP as rumour
TMC leader Dinesh Trivedi rejects report of joining BJP as rumour

Senior Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Dinesh Trivedi on Wednesday dismissed reports about him joining the Bharatiya Janata Party soon as baseless rumours.

Trinamool leader Dinesh Trivedi to join BJP: Reports
Trinamool leader Dinesh Trivedi to join BJP: Reports

In what may come as a huge setback for Mamata Banerjee, Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Dinesh Trivedi is likely to join Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), reports said on Tuesday.

Take steps to deal with Ebola: Trinamool MP to govt

Government should take immediate steps to deal with Ebola and inform Parliament about preparedness to deal with the disease, a Trinamool Congress member on Monday said in Lok Sabha.

Rebel MPs free to quit: Dinesh Trivedi

Stating that every party member is bound to follow discipline, Trinamool Congress MP Dinesh Trivedi on Tuesday said rebels like party MPs Kunal Ghosh, Satabdi Ray and Tapas Pal are free to quit if they are unhappy.

National Health Portal needs to be introduced: Dinesh Trivedi

“An individual can’t gain self-respect without health and education”, said Dinesh Trivedi former Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare on Bharat Bhagya Vidhata`s show ‘Zara Hatke’. The show deliberated over the issue of health in India. Dinesh Trivedi discussed various aspects of health issues and shared his views for improving the health status in our country.

Dinesh Trivedi – Fact File

Dinesh Trivedi is a member of the All India Trinamool Congress party.

India urgently needs independent watchdog for health sector: Dinesh Trivedi

On Bharat Bhagya Vidhata, Dinesh Trivedi urges for strong will and commitment at every level to pull India out of the ICU.

Railway, Law Ministries jinxed in UPA-II?

Railway and Law Ministries appear to have become jinxed in recent years.

Dinesh Trivedi criticises provisions of National Food Security Bill

Trinamool Congress member Dinesh
Trivedi criticised provisions of National Food Security Bill and suggested certain amendments to provide food to poor, needy and help make legislation "progressive".

Dinesh Trivedi questions Katju`s remarks about Mamata

Trinamool MP Dinesh Trivedi questioned PCI Chairperson Justice Markandey Katju`s critical remarks on West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee that she seemed to have become "increasingly intolerant, whimsical"

Mamata forms advisory committee of ex-union ministers

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee formed an advisory committee on Friday comprising the six union ministers who quit the UPA government to guide development in West Bengal.

MPs to float forum to end stigma against leprosy affected

Indian MPs would soon float a forum to advocate elimination of stigma and discrimination against persons affected by leprosy.

Morality crisis in the country: Trivedi

With Parliament disrupted over CAG reports, former railway minister Dinesh Trivedi said there is a crisis of morality.

Trinamool`s Trivedi compares himself to Tharoor

Dinesh Trivedi saying that in spite of working well, both of them were removed without any concrete reason.

Indian political parties are `feudal`: Trivedi

Removed unceremoniously as Railway Minister, party MP Dinesh Trivedi on Thursday said that most of the political parties in India, particularly the regional ones, have become "feudal."

‘Won’t be surprised if Mamata supports Pranab’

Former Railways Minister and TMC`s member of parliament (MP) Dinesh Trivedi congratulated union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for being nominated as the presidential candidate of the ruling UPA.

Dinesh Trivedi congratulates Pranab

Dinesh Trivedi congratulated union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for being nominated as the presidential candidate of the ruling UPA.