Chandan Mitra

Why BJP's social media supporters are demanding Chandan Mitra's removal

Why BJP's social media supporters are demanding Chandan Mitra's removal

BJP's Rajya Sabha MP and veteran journalist Chandra Mitra is in the eye of the storm! 

Dec 08, 2015, 14:00 PM IST

BJP needs to stress on its organisation: Chandan Mitra

A day after BJP's defeat in Bongaon Lok Sabha seat and Krishnaganj Assembly constituency, BJP MP Chandan Mitra on Tuesday said the party needed to stress on increasing its organisational strength if it wants to win the upcoming municipal polls in West Bengal.

Feb 17, 2015, 15:21 PM IST

Confident about passage of Insurance Bill: Mitra

The chairman of the Select Committee on the Insurance Amendment Bill, Chandan Mitra, Tuesday said that its report would be submitted within the deadline of December 12.

Nov 25, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

Rajya Sabha extends deadline for Select Committee on Insurance Bill

The Select Committee headed by BJP's Chandan Mitra was to submit the report by November 28.

Nov 25, 2014, 13:22 PM IST

West Bengal Lok Sabha election: Third phase kicks off tomorrow

Eighty-seven contestants will fight it out in nine constituencies that are going to poll on Wednesday in the third of the five-phase Lok Sabha election in West Bengal.

Apr 29, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

BJP candidate demands central forces in his constituency

Senior BJP leader and candidate from Hoogly Lok Sabha seat Chandan Mitra demanded that central forces be deployed in his constituency to stop the `reign of terror` there.

Apr 12, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

Odisha BJP says no to pre-poll alliance with any party says no to pre-poll alliance with any party

A day after BJP`s Chandan Mitra holding discussion with chiefs of two small political parties in Odisha for an alliance, party`s state leadership on Wednesday categorically rejected the move.

Feb 26, 2014, 21:00 PM IST

BJP not keen on alliance in Odisha for LS polls: Mitra

BJP is not keen on alliance with any party in Odisha in the coming general elections, senior party leader Chandan Mitra said on Saturday even as he ruled out tie-up with its erstwhile partner BJD.

Jan 05, 2014, 00:52 AM IST

Chandan Mitra regrets remarks against Amartya Sen

BJP MP Chandan Mitra on Friday expressed regret over his remarks that Bharat Ratna should be taken back from Amartya Sen.

Jul 26, 2013, 15:12 PM IST

Ready to return Bharat Ratna if Vajpayee asks: Amartya Sen

Slugfest erupted over BJP MP Chandan Mitra`s demand for stripping Nobel laureate Amartya Sen of Bharat Ratna award and the economist offering to return it if Atal Bihari Vajpayee asks him to do so.

Jul 25, 2013, 17:13 PM IST

No question of taking back `Bharat Ratna` from Amartya Sen: Tharoor

MoS for Human Resource and Development Shashi Tharoor avoided commenting on BJP`s Rajya Sabha MP Chandan Mitra`s criticism of Nobel laureate Amartya Sen.

Jul 25, 2013, 14:04 PM IST

BJP demands early election, PM`s resignation

Alleging rampant corruption, loot of public money and gross misuse of CBI during the UPA rule, the BJP on Wednesday demanded immediate resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and an early election.

May 15, 2013, 21:52 PM IST

Congress displaying `arrogance of power`: Mitra

Senior BJP leader Chandan Mitra said Mukherjee and his Congress party were displaying `arrogance of power`.

Jun 14, 2011, 21:38 PM IST

Clean chit to Reddy brothers backed by good reasons: Mitra

BJP MP Chandan Mitra today said
Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa`s clean chit to the
Reddy brothers facing allegations of illegal mining as "backed
by good reasons".

Jul 18, 2010, 22:36 PM IST