Saradha scam: Look who's lecturing on sins of suicide, says Kunal Ghosh to court

Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, who allegedly attempted suicide in jail on Friday told a court that the person who once "staged" a hanging attempt was now lecturing on the sins of suicide, in an oblique reference to Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee without naming her.

Saradha scam: Mamata's key aide Srinjoy Bose held, TMC hits back, calls 'CBI a political tool'
Saradha scam: Mamata's key aide Srinjoy Bose held, TMC hits back, calls 'CBI a political tool'

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) Rajya Sabha MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's key aide Srinjoy Bose in connection with the multi-crore Saradha scam.

TMC councillor, aides face molestation charge

A complaint has been filed against a Trinamool Congress councillor and his supporters for allegedly outraging the modesty of a girl and beating up her parents at Durgapur in Burdwan district.

Minorities under attack in West Bengal: BJP MLA

Shamik Bhattacharya, the lone BJP MLA in West Bengal Assembly, on Thursday alleged that minorities and the poor were under attack in the state and the government was refraining from taking any step.

Saradha scam: Ex-TMC MP Kunal Ghosh threatens suicide, claims CBI shielding influential names

Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, named in the CBI chargesheet in the multi-crore Saradha scam, claimed in court on Monday that investigation into the case was being influenced and threatened suicide.

Trinamool ex-functionary Asif Khan released from hospital

Trinamool Congress' former functionary Asif Khan, arrested for alleged cheating, was on Saturday released from hospital where he was admitted after complaining of illness soon after his detention.

Rapes will continue to occur as long as world exists: TMC MLA Dipak Haldar
Rapes will continue to occur as long as world exists: TMC MLA Dipak Haldar

In an outrageous comment, a Trinamool Congress MLA said rapes will continue to occur as long as the world exists.


CBI custody of Saradha accused Sarkar extended by three days

A city court on Tuesday sent top East Bengal Club official Debabrata Sarkar, an accused in the Saradha chit fund scam, to further three days' CBI custody while it remanded main accused Sudipto Sen to judicial custody till September eight.

Three arrested for alleged gang-rape, murder in West Bengal

Three people were arrested in connection with an alleged gang-rape and murder of a woman in West Bengal`s East Midnapore district, police said.

Now, another TMC leader Arup Chakraborty asks cadres to `sacrifice intruders`

Trinamool Congress leader Arup Chakraborty has been caught on tape asking partymen to "sacrifice intruders". He Tuesday justified his remark, saying he was talking about the right of self-defence.

Rape remark: Kiran Bedi urges Mamata Banerjee to suspend TMC MP Tapas Pal, lodge FRI

Critising sharply the insensitive rape, murder remark of Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Tapas Pal, former IPS officer and social activist Kiran Bedi said on Monday that he should be suspended from the party adding that the onus is now on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to take action against the tainted leader.

Who is Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal?

Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal, who stirred a controversy by threatening to get the Opposition party`s women raped, is a known face of Tollywood (Bengal film industry).

West Bengal Lok Sabha polls: Fourth phase tomorrow

Security has been stepped up for the penultimate fourth phase Lok Sabha poll in West Bengal on Wednesday as four of the six seats going to the poll fall in Jangalmahal where the Maoists ruled till recently.

General Elections 2014: Manipur —State Profile

The northeastern state of India, Manipur represents two constituencies in the Lok Sabha, Inner Manipur and Outer Manipur. While Inner Manipur seat belongs to General category, the Outer Manipur seat is reserved for Scheduled Tribes (ST).

Saradha scam: Kunal Ghosh implicates Mamata Banerjee in CD

In what could spell trouble for Mamata Banerjee, a CD has emerged in which suspended TMC MP Kunal Ghosh is seen claiming that West Bengal Chief Minister knew about the Saradha chit-fund scam.

Kunal`s bail plea rejected, remanded in 5 days police custody

Court on Sunday rejected the bail plea of suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, arrested in connection with the Saradha ponzi scam, and sent him to five days police custody.

Trinamool Congress suspends Kunal Ghosh, rebel MP says have been ‘punished without trial’

Trinamool Congress on Saturday suspended Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh from the party on disciplinary grounds, party’s general secretary Partha Chatterjee said.

Congress sends feelers to Trinamool dissidents

Ruling out any alliance with the Trinamool Congress in the coming General Elections, the Congress indicated it was prepared to welcome Trinamool Congress dissidents into its fold.

Rebel Trinamool MP wants to meet Saradha scam mastermind

Rebel Trianmool Congress Rajya Sabha member Kunal Ghosh is being grilled in connection with the Saradha Group Chit fund scandal.

Three Trinamool MPs met Ahmed Patel in Delhi: Kunal Ghosh

Rebel Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh alleged that three of the party`s Lok Sabha members, including two former union ministers, have secretly met Congress chief Sonia Gandhi`s political adviser Ahmed Patel in Delhi.