WBPCC chief praises Jadavpur University scholar's protest at convocation

WBPCC chief Adhir Chowdhury on Saturday came out in support of Jadavpur University scholar Gitasree, who refused to accept the citation on the convocation, and termed her protest as against atrocity.

Dec 28, 2014, 00:00 AM IST

Centre has turned a blind eye to WB political violence: Adhir

 West Bengal Pradesh Congress Committee (WBPCC) President Adhir Chowdhury on Sunday accused the Centre of turning a blind eye and deaf ear to the political violence going on in the state.

Nov 16, 2014, 20:06 PM IST

Congress to take out protest procession in Kolkata on Tuesday

The Congress will hold a rally in the metropolis Tuesday against the rail fare hike.

Jun 24, 2014, 20:26 PM IST

WBPCC chief behaving as if he was PM: Mamata Banerjee on Adhir Chowdhury

With WBPCC chief Adhir Chowdhury saying that the Supreme Court verdict of CBI inquiry into Saradha chit fund scam was a "personal and political defeat for Mamata Banerjee", the Trinamool Congress chief on Friday retorted that he was behaving as if was PM.

May 10, 2014, 00:54 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi asks WBPCC to strengthen organisation

After the recent exodus of Congress leaders to the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday asked it to strengthen the party from the grassroots ahead of the next general elections.

Dec 03, 2013, 00:54 AM IST

`Advani`s resignation first sign of protest against Modi`

BJP veteran L K Advani`s resignation from key party posts is the first sign of protest against the elevation of Narendra Modi, WBPCC president Pradip Bhattacharya said today.

Jun 10, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

WBPCC asks Shinde to send central team to WB on law and order

Congress alleged law and order in West Bengal was on the verge of collapse and asked Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde to send a central team to ascertain the situation.

Jan 09, 2013, 22:10 PM IST

Mamata tilting towards NDA: WBPCC

Cong in WB claimed that Mamata sharing the dais with NDA convenor Sharad Yadav was a "clear indication" of her joining the BJP-led alliance`s ranks.

Oct 02, 2012, 19:42 PM IST

Congress free to leave Mamata govt: TMC minister

A Trinamool Congress minister said ally Congress was free to quit the Mamata Banerjee ministry government in West Bengal.

Jun 16, 2012, 18:51 PM IST

WBPCC urges Mamata for partial reduction of taxes

WBPCC urged the Mamata Banerjee govt to consider partial reduction of taxes on petrol to relieve consumers affected by the recent price hike.

May 26, 2012, 17:49 PM IST

WBPCC backs Mamata

Backing West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, WBPCC chief Pradip Bhattacharjee on Tuesday said government employees `ignoring` the 24-hour shutdown call.

Feb 28, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

Mamata detractors included in reconstituted WBPCC

Some of the detractors of Mamata Banerjee as also those favouring a greater space for Congress during alliance with Trinamool Congress in poll-bound West Bengal have been accommodated in the reconstituted PCC announced here.

Dec 04, 2010, 21:54 PM IST

Mamata should first speak to PM: WBPCC

Backing TC chief
Mamata Banerjee in the midst of the attack by the Left and BJP
over her comments on the killing of Maoist leader Azad, the
WBPCC today said that she can mediate for talks with the

Aug 10, 2010, 23:34 PM IST