West Bengal Governor

Gopalkrishna Gandhi to write letters to all MPs to canvass votes

He will also send a video link to all members of both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha with his message on the matter, an opposition leader involved in strategising for the election said on Tuesday.

Jul 18, 2017, 20:07 PM IST

BJP parliamentary board to decide vice-presidential candidate

Polling in the vice-presidential election will be held in August 5 and counting will take place the same day. 

Jul 16, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
Accusations against me bid to cover lapses, divert attention: West Bengal Governor

Accusations against me bid to cover lapses, divert attention: West Bengal Governor

West Bengal Governor on Wednesday said the statement issued against him by a state minister is an "attempt to cover the lapses" of the government.

Jul 05, 2017, 20:27 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee creating controversies, not governing state: BJP

Earlier yesterday, Banerjee came down heavily on Tripathi saying she was threatened and humiliated by him.

Jul 05, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Institutes of higher education becoming platforms of politics: West Bengal Governor

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Wednesday regretted that institutes of higher education are becoming platforms of politics and there is need to improve the relation between the teacher and the students.

Feb 24, 2016, 16:43 PM IST

Jadavpur University students end gherao; to meet Guv with VC tomorrow

Following an assurance by West Bengal Governor and Jadavpur University's Chancellor K N Tripathi, agitating students tonight ended their three-day long gherao of Vice-Chancellor Suranjan Das, who got unwell after staying confined to his office, and other officials.

Jan 11, 2016, 01:55 AM IST

Former NSA MK Narayanan attacked with slipper at function

Narayanan did not suffer any injuries and laughed off the incident, sources said.

Nov 04, 2015, 22:04 PM IST

Bengal Governor stands by street magicians

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has called for promoting the craft of street magicians performing in the city for decades, saying he appreciated their commitment.

Apr 28, 2015, 19:36 PM IST

Governor asks WB SEC to ensure peaceful civic polls

West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Wednesday held talks with SEC S R Upadhyay and asked him to ensure peaceful polls to the 91 municipalities in the state on Saturday, after opposition parties accused the commission of "failing" to hold KMC elections freely and peacefully.

Apr 22, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

West Bengal Governor to take additional charge of Mizoram on April 4

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, who has been given the additional charge of Mizoram, would be sworn-in here on April 4.

Apr 01, 2015, 11:19 AM IST

Two held for Jadavpur molestation, governor questions students' silence

Two engineering students of Jadavpur University were arrested on Monday for allegedly molesting a first-year student, police said.

Mar 24, 2015, 00:15 AM IST

Bengal governor takes charge of Meghalaya, says won't talk politics

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, who Tuesday took additional charge of Meghalaya, said he does not talk politics in Bengal and will not do so in the northeastern state as well.

Jan 06, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

KN Tripathi sworn in as new Bihar Governor

Veteran BJP leader and West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi was on Thursday sworn in as the Governor of Bihar.

Nov 27, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Consult state before Bengal Guv appointment: LF, TMC, Cong

The Left Front, Congress and the ruling Trinamool Congress joined hands in demanding that the state government be consulted by the Centre over the appointment of the next Governor in West Bengal.

Jul 09, 2014, 23:53 PM IST

State BJP hails Narayanan as best West Bengal governor

BJP on Tuesday hailed outgoing West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan as one of the best Governors of the state.

Jul 01, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan says he has not yet resigned

West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Wednesday said that he had
not resigned yet.

Jun 18, 2014, 22:07 PM IST

US Ambassador Nancy Powell calls on WB Governor, no meeting with Mamata

US Ambassador Nancy Powell on Friday met West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan and
businessmen here, but did not have an interaction with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, as was being speculated.

Feb 22, 2014, 00:30 AM IST

Saradha scam: BJP meets WB Governor, demands CBI probe

A BJP delegation on Monday met West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan and demanded a CBI probe into the Saradha scam.

Dec 02, 2013, 22:42 PM IST

I just can`t imagine students beating a teacher: Narayanan

West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan on Tuesday said that he could not imagine students beating teachers.

Sep 03, 2013, 15:51 PM IST

GJM pins hope on Guv,accused WB govt of going on arrests spree

GJM, agitating for a separate Gorkhaland state pinned hope on West Bengal Governor while accusing the state government of going on an `arrests spree`.

Aug 21, 2013, 20:50 PM IST