I was not initially informed about Mitra's arrest: Bengal Governor

 West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Saturday said that he was not "initially" informed about the arrest of the state's sports and transport minister Madan Mitra by the CBI in its ongoing probe into the Saradha scam.

Trinamool complains to Bengal governor over CBI Saradha probe

 On a day when West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra was sent to judicial custody in the Saradha scam, five of his ministerial colleagues met Governor KN Tripathi complaining against the CBI investigation that was "aimed only at the ruling party".

Governor asks Jadavpur University VC to hold convocation inside campus

 Putting to rest the controversy over venue of the annual convocation of Jadavpur University, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi today said he has asked the Vice Chancellor to hold it within the campus.

Awareness on early detection can tackle cancer: Bengal Governor

 West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi today called for increased awareness for early detection of cancer.

Allow central agencies to work independently: Bengal governor

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi Thursday asked people not to draw any inferences from the CBI summoning political leaders in the state for questioning and called for allowing the central probe agencies to function independently.

Efforts are on to stem violence, says West Bengal Governor

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Sunday said that all efforts were on to cease the violence that has crept up between different political factions in the state.

Bengal Governor stresses coordinated effort against terror

 With the central intelligence agencies issuing a warning that Kolkata and its port areas might face a terror attack, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi on Wednesday emphasised the need for a coordinated effort of all agencies to counter it.

Questions being raised over validity of JU referendum: Guv

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Sunday said questions are being raised over the validity of the "so-called" referendum by students of Jadavpur University on whether its Vice-Chancellor Abhijit Chakrabarti should resign.

LF delegation urges Governor to restore law and order in Bengal

Condemning the ruling Trinamool Congress for "deteriorating law and order" situation in West Bengal, the Left Front Legislature Party today urged Governor K N Tripathi to take appropriate measures for restoring peace and tranquility in the state.

Birbhum violence: BJP, CPI-M to meet Bengal Governor on Friday

 The BJP and the CPI(M) will meet West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Friday to express their resentment over the state administration's refusal to allow them to visit violence-hit Makra village in Birbhum district.

Academicians seek Guv's intervention in Jadavpur University

A group of eminent academicians today briefed West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on various academic issues in Jadavpur University and also sought his intervention.

Bengal Guv says outsiders brought trouble to Jadavpur University

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, who is also the Chancellor of Jadavpur University, Thursday said "outsiders" had fomented trouble inside the prestigious institution.

West Bengal Governor credits Mamata with industry initiatives

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Thursday credited Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her initiatives in attracting industries to the state and said the government has to create an atmosphere to promote industrial and commercial growth.

Jadavpur University stalemate: Governor seeks report, Mamata says effort to defame state

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Thursday asked the state education minister to resolve the stalemate in Jadavpur University in the wake of Tuesday night's police action on the agitating students.

KN Tripathi reaches Kolkata, to take oath as WB Guv tomorrow

West Bengal Governor-designate Keshari Nath Tripathi, who is scheduled to take oath as the state`s gubernatorial head tomorrow, arrived here from Uttar Pradesh Wednesday.