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Somnath Chatterjee admitted to ICCU with fever

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee was on Friday admitted to ICCU with fever.

Somnath ​Chatterjee slams BJP for fostering intolerance

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of promoting religious divide.

NJAC: Somnath wants govt to set things right without feuding with judiciary

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Sunday deprecated attempts by the Supreme Court to "arrogate all powers" in appointments to higher courts. 

Frequent Parl disruptions 'agonising': Somnath Chatterjee

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Sunday described as "very agonising" the frequent disruptions of Parliament and lamented the "inadequacy" of the position of the presiding officer who is unable to run the House because of circumstances beyond his control.

Seven years after expulsion, Somnath Chatterjee likely to be back in CPI(M)

Seven years after his expulsion, veteran Marxist and former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee is likely to be reinducted into the CPI(M) shortly.

Yechuri indicates CPI(M) may take back Somnath Chatterjee

CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechuri on Wednesday indicated that former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee will be reinducted into the party from which he was expelled seven years ago, as the two leaders shared a dais here.

Parties need to come together to restore democracy in Bengal: Somnath Chatterjee

A day after a CPI-M leader fuelled speculation of a possible tie-up with the Congress to oust the Mamata Banerjee led Trinamool Congress from power, former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Saturday endorsed the view saying parties need to come together to restore democracy in West Bengal.

Will consider rejoining CPI-M if approached properly, says Somnath Chatterjee

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and CPI(M) veteran Somnath Chatterjee, who was expelled from the party in 2008, on Tuesday said he would consider rejoining the party if "approached properly."

Will consider rejoining CPI-M if approached properly: Somnath Chatterjee

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and CPI(M) veteran Somnath Chatterjee, who was expelled from the party in 2008, on Tuesday said he would consider rejoining the party if "approached properly."

Somnath Chatterjee calls for sacking Sushma Swaraj

 Calling for her sacking, former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Tuesday said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj helping former IPL chief Lalit Modi to procure travel documents was an "embarrassment" for the country.

RS can't be showpiece, opinion relevant to govt: Somnath

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will address auto-rickshaw drivers at a public meeting in Burari to hear their grievances and demands on Sunday.

Restoring democracy in Bengal a second freedom struggle: Somnath

Expressing deep anguish over "trampling of democracy" in West Bengal, former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Thursday urged people to build up a movement for restoration of their rights, and called it a "second struggle for independence".

Somnath Chatterjee wants new leadership in Left Front

Expressing sadness over the dismal performance of CPI-M in the two Assembly bypolls in West Bengal, former Lok Sabha speaker and expelled party leader Somnath Chatterjee on Tuesday said the signs for the Left Front were ominous unless new faces come to the fore.

`Speaker should choose LoP even if no clear applicable rule`

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan should designate a member of the Lower House of Parliament as Leader of the Opposition even if "there is no clear applicable rule", feels one of her predecessors Somnath Chatterjee.

Somnath Chatterjee will be discharged soon: Doctor

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, who was admitted to a private nursing home after suffering a cerebral stroke, will be discharged soon, a doctor said Tuesday.

Somnath Chatterjee`s health stable

The health of former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee admitted to a private hospital after suffering a cerebral stroke was stable, a doctor said Wednesday.

Somnath Chatterjee drowsy but stable

The condition of former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee admitted to a private hospital after suffering a cerebral stroke was stable, though he continues to be drowsy, doctors said.

Somanath Chatterjee suffers mild cerebral stroke

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee has been admitted to a private hospital here after suffering a mild cerebral stroke.

Somnath Chatterjee calls for immediate change in CPI-M leadership

In the backdrop of CPI-M`s dismal show in Lok Sabha poll, former party stalwart Somnath Chatterjee pitched for an immediate change in the party`s leadership.

Somnath Chatterjee admitted to hospital with chest infection

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee has been admitted to a city nursing home with chest infection, sources said on Monday.