PM should help bring back body of Indian fisherman from Pakistan: Modi

Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday said he would like Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ask the Pakistan Government to release the body of a dead Indian fisherman and hand it back to his family for last rites.

Somnath hails withdrawal of ordinance on tainted lawmakers

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee Wednesday welcomed the UPA government`s decision to withdraw the ordinance on convicted lawmakers.

International kite festival takes off in Gujarat`s Somnath

The annual kite flying festival involved aerial duels in which participants tried to bring down each other`s kites using string.

PU confers doctorate degrees on Khushwant, Somnath

The Punjab Univ
conferred Doctor of Literature to eminent author and
journalist Khushwant Singh and Doctor of Laws to former Lok Sabha Speaker
Somnath Chatterjee.

No one is asking how letter was leaked: Somnath

Somnath Chatterjee said Wednesday nobody was questioning how Chidamabaram`s letter to Buddhadeb, asking the state government to disarm CPI(M) cadres,
was leaked.

Somnath flays WB chief minister`s `amra, ora` remark

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath
Chatterjee criticised West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee`s infamous diatribe `amra, ora` (we
and others).

Buddha, Somnath too have pledged to donate body

Like Marxist icon Jyoti Basu, more than 700,000 people in West Bengal, including CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, have pledged to donate their body for medical science, says an NGO.

Buddha, Somnath too have pledged to donate body

Like Marxist icon Jyoti Basu, more than 700,000 people in West Bengal, including Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, have pledged to donate their body for medical science.

Basu asked me to preside over 2008 trust vote: Somnath

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and
expelled CPI-M leader Somnath Chatterjee today said Jyoti
Basu, whom he considered as his `political guru`, had asked
him to preside over the crucial trust vote debate in the lower
house in 2008.

Security beefed up at Somnath temple: Guj Home Deptt

Following the terror alert issued
by the union Home Ministry to the Gujarat state, security has
been beefed up by the state agencies at places like Somnath
temple.

Disabled must get right chance to prove: Somnath

Citing the instance of polio-
afflicted Gautam Lewis, Somnath Chatterjee has said children confronted with
disabilities should be given the right
scope.

Somnath advocates right to recall people`s representatives

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath
Chaterjee on Monday advocated the concept of `right to recall`
people`s representatives as a deterrent and corrective
mechanism against aberrations in public life.

Right to recall should be introduced: Somnath

The debate over right to recall
of public representatives today returned to political
centrestage with former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee
expressing shock over the assault of an MLA in Maharashtra
Assembly.

Refusing RS membership no message to CPI-M: Somnath

Somnath Chatterjee says his decision to refuse Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s offer to be a nominated Rajya Sabha MP was not intended to be a message to his former party CPI-M.

Somnath wants no security cover

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath
Chatterjee has asked West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadev
Bhattacharjee to withdraw the security provided to him by the
state government.