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President's speech ignores prime issues facing India: Trinamool Congress

Trinamool Congress MP Saugata Roy on Monday compared President Pranab Mukherjee`s address to Parliament to the Om Puri movie `Ardh Satya`, saying it ignored half the issues confronting the country.

Will sue Trinamool MPs for defamation, says Babul Supriyo

Union minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo on Thursday said he will file defamation suits against Trinamool Congress MPs Saugata Roy and Tapas Paul and Paul`s wife Nandini for alleging his involvement in the Rose Valley chit fund scam.

Uttarakhand fire: TMC gives adjournment notice in LS

As forest fires continue to rage and intensify across Uttarakhand, Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Saugata Roy has given an adjournment notice in the Lok Sabha demanding discussion on the present situation in the hill state.

West Bengal polls: TMC will win, alliance will have no impact, says Saugata Roy

TMC leader Saugata Roy on Sunday said the alliance between Congress and CPI-M will have no effect on Trinamool Congress in the upcoming assembly elections in West Bengal.

Speaker raps Rudy for his remarks against senior TMC leader

Amid protests from opposition to his remarks against a senior TMC member, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Pratap Rudy was pulled up by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Thursday.

Draw lessons from grandfather, protect farmers' interest: TMC MP

A Trinamool Congress member in Lok Sabha on Wednesday took a dig at Union Minister Birender Singh urging him to draw inspiration from his grandfather to protect farmers' interest rather than pushing for passage of the controversial land bill which aimed at "benefitting the rich".

TMC MPs allege misuse of CBI in Saradha case

Belligerent Trinamool Congress members on Tuesday made vain attempts to corner the government charging it with misusing CBI in the Saradha scam and walked out twice from the Lok Sabha, even as government said it was ready to discuss the issue.

Parliament nod to bill to amend labour law

A bill which seeks to streamline labour laws by exempting large number of small establishments from furnishing returns and maintaining registers was on Friday approved by Parliament, amid government's assurance that interests of unorganised workers would be protected.

Trinamool Congress yet to take final position on stand in Parliament

Senior Trinamool Congress leader Saugata Roy on Monday said he was withdrawing his statement that "it will not be good" opposing the Narendra Modi government from "the beginning" as the party is yet to take its stand in Parliament when new government takes office.

Congress seeking to derive political benefit: Saugata

Saugata Roy claimed that Congress was seeking to derive political benefit in next Lok Sabha elections by giving consent to statehood for Telangana.

TMC MP Saugata Roy resigns as Mamata`s adviser

Trinamool Congress MP Saugata Roy has resigned as adviser to the West Bengal Government`s Commerce, Industries and IT Ministry over alleged differences with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

‘Media houses trying to tarnish Mamata’s image’

Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Saugata Roy on Monday came out in full defence of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, saying she is being unfairly criticised by a section of the media.

Media unnecessarily hyping Mamata`s remark: Trinamool Congress

Trinamool Congress on Friday accused the media of unnecessarily hyping the incident of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee publicly abusing her security guards at the book fair here.

Trinamool MP uses slang to describe CPI(M)

Trinamool Congress MP Saugata Roy shocked many with his choice of words at a party rally where he said CPI(M) has "gone to hell".

'Real estate can't be allowed in closed factories'

West Bengal chief minister's advisory council for industry member Saugata Roy has suggested stopping only-housing related real estate in closed industrial units in West Bengal.

Protest if attacked: TMC leader to principals

Trinamool Congress leader Saugata Roy on Saturday urged them to launch a satyagraha before their institutions as a mark of protest.

Govt proposes to re-start Airport Metro at the earliest

The government on Wednesday said it proposes to re-start the Airport Metro train at the earliest which had an average ridership of around 17,000 passengers per day till it was shut down for repairs.

Over 5000 houses in government colonies in dilapidated condition

The Urban Development ministry said on Tuesday that over 5,000 quarters in government colonies here were in a dilapidated condition but added that repair works were carried as and when required.

Government launches 'slum free India' scheme

The Government of India has launched a new ambitious programme to make Indian cities "slum-free".

Malls are vulgar display of wealth: Union Minister

Targeting malls, a Union Minister
on Saturday described them as "energy guzzlers", which reflect
"vulgar display" of money and sought regulations on such
shopping centres.