Mukul Roy to float new party after Eid, claims aide

Former Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy will float his own political party after Eid, his aide and expelled party leader Dipak Ghosh said on Sunday. The former union minister, however, declined to confirm the development.

Congress high command to decide on Mukul Roy issue: Adhir Chowdhury

Refusing to comment on the speculation over TMC leader Mukul Roy's joining the Congress, party's state unit President Adhir Chowdhury on Thursday said the high command would take a decision on the matter at an appropriate time.

Rajiv Shukla fuels speculation of Mukul Roy joining Congress

Amid speculations of Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy joining Congress, senior Congress leader Rajiv Shukla said the doors of the party are open for everybody and they will look into organisational skills while inducting someone into its fold.

Mukul Roy met Rahul Gandhi, wants to join Congress: Adhir

Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy, who has a strained relation with party supremo Mamata Banerjee, has expressed his desire to join Congress and also met the party vice-president Rahul Gandhi in Delhi, West Bengal Congress President Adhir Chowdhury on Sunday claimed.

Mukul Roy expressed desire to join Congress: PCC

Sidelined Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy has expressed his desire to join the Congress and the party high command was actively considering the matter, West Bengal Pradesh Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said on Sunday.

Saradha scam: Mukul Roy unlikely to be quizzed again

 Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mukul Roy is unlikely to be questioned again in Saradha ponzi scam or named as an accused, according to Special Crime Branch of CBI probing the case.

Mamata taking same route as Mukul to get relief from CBI: CPIM

 The opposition CPI(M) on Saturday alleged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of taking the same route as of former Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy to get relief from the CBI inquiry into the multi-crore chit fund scam.

BJP central leadership unhappy with state leaders

BJP central leadership on Monday expressed unhappiness to the state leaders for failing to take "proper advantage" of the political situation that was created in favour of the party after the Lok Sabha polls.

Mukul Roy must follow TMC discipline: Partha Chatterjee

Hitting out at estranged party MP Mukul Roy for his critical comments concerning the affairs of the party and the government, Trinamool Congress (TMC) Secretary General Partha Chatterjee on Monday said TMC had its "own discipline" which every worker must follow, including Roy.

Trinamool secretary general takes swipe at Mukul Roy

In an apparent swipe at sidelined Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy, party secretary general Partha Chatterjee on Monday said anyone opposing his own party is akin to one who has "lost his mental balance".

Mukul Roy prevented from entering Nandigram

 Sidelined Trinamool Congress MP and its former national general secretary Mukul Roy was on Saturday prevented from entering Nandigram by party workers as he sought to lead a separate march.

Trinamool does not rule out show-causing Mukul Roy

Trinamool Congress on Tuesday did not rule out issuing a show-cause notice to estranged Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy for embarassing the party and the government with his critical comments, with a top TMC leader saying the matter was being dealt with 'seriously'.

Mukul Roy not hurt over Trinamool stripping him of responsibilities

Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy on Monday refused to either confirm or deny reports of him joining the BJP and said he was not hurt over his party stripping him of responsibilities.

Mukul Roy describes PM-Mamata meet as positive move for West Bengal

Describing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's scheduled meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "a positive move" for the benefit of the state, Trinamool Congress senior leader Mukul Roy on Saturday said it would have been good if it was held earlier.

Law abiders should cooperate with CBI probe: Mukul Roy

Amid speculations that Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul might be called for quizzing by the CBI for his alleged links with a ponzi firm, sidelined party leader Mukul Roy on Saturday insisted that all law abiding citizens have an obligation to cooperate in such a probe.

Mukul Roy loyalist backs TMC leadership

 A Trinamool Congress MLA, close to out-of-favour senior party leader Mukul Roy, today backed the party leadership amid a deepening divide between Roy and party supremo Mamata Banerje, saying "if there are small stones in rice, they should be separated".

TMC leaders counter Mukul Roy, hail Mamata Banerjee as driving force

As deposed Trinamool Congress General Secretary Mukul Roy's future course of action is the subject of animated discussion in political circles here, several TMC leaders have reposed their faith in party supremo Mamata Banerjee, saying she is the driving force.

Doors open for disgruntled TMC leaders: Congress

Congress in West Bengal on Sunday said its doors were open for any leader or worker in the Trinamool Congress, as speculation mounted over the future course of action of Mukul Roy, who was considered TMC's second in-command before falling out with Mamata Banerjee.

Sacked Mukul Roy unfazed, draws fire from Trinamool leaders

A day after being sacked as the general secretary of the West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress, Mukul Roy Sunday said he was "enjoying everything" while noting it was the party`s prerogative to decide about his expulsion.

Mukul Roy removed as TMC general secretary, a day after replaced as party RS leader

Trinamool Congress on Saturday removed Mukul Roy, a former confidante of Mamata Banerjee, from the key post of party general secretary, a day after he was replaced as the party's leader in the Rajya Sabha.