Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Yes, I am a Pakistani, do whatever you can: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury dares BJP

The Congress leader made these remarks while addressing a rally in Basirhat in the North 24 Pargana in Kolkata.

Jan 16, 2020, 10:12 AM IST

UP government is afraid of Priyanka Gandhi: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's comment came following the Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's allegation that she was strangulated by a UP policewoman in Lucknow on Saturday while on her way to meet the family of former IPS officer SR Darapuri and was also pushed due to which she fell down.

Dec 29, 2019, 06:39 AM IST

Congress to oppose Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament

The Congress has already decided to talk to likeminded parties to oppose the bill but in the lower house the opposition could not do anything as BJP has a majority but in Rajya Sabha Congress may try to stall the bill.

Dec 09, 2019, 07:51 AM IST

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury apologises for 'nirbala' remark on finance minister, says she is like sister

Leader of Congress party in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Wednesday (December 4) apologised in the House for his remark against Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Chowdhury said, "during a discussion in the House I had addressed our Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as Nirbala. Nirmala ji is like my sister and I am like her brother. If my words have hurt her then I am sorry."

Dec 04, 2019, 20:31 PM IST

Watch: Debate on Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's statement on Nirmala Sitharaman

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Watch the debate on Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's statement on Nirmala Sitharaman.

Dec 03, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

BJP won't use Congress' language, party will be aggressive maintaining its dignity: Rajnath Singh

Taking a jibe at Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's remark, on Monday (December 2), Singh made the statement. Chowdhury had said that even though he respects Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, he thinks that she should be called 'Nirbala' (weak) because she is unable to assert herself much on policies of the government.

Dec 03, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury calls Finance Minister ‘Nirbala’ Sitharaman, BJP protests

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Monday said that even though he respects Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, he thinks that she should be called 'Nirbala' (weak) because she is unable to put forward her ideas strongly.

Dec 02, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury attacks Centre over NRC, calls PM Narendra Modi, Home Minister Shah 'infiltrators'

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah are ‘infiltrators’ as they both belong to Gujarat and are now living in Delhi.

Dec 01, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Discuss issues at party level: Congress to Salman Khurshid after his remarks on Rahul Gandhi

Salman Khurshid had on Wednesday said that former Congress President Rahul Gandhi "walked away" after party`s Lok Sabha polls defeat.

Oct 10, 2019, 07:39 AM IST

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury embarrasses Congress again, says J&K like a concentration camp

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury slammed the Narendra Modi government for trying to forcefully control people of Jammu and Kashmir. 

Aug 08, 2019, 16:49 PM IST

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's speech on UN role in Kashmir miffs Sonia Gandhi, invites BJP's ire

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury claimed that since the United Nations was monitoring the situation in Jammu and Kashmir since 1948, the Narendra Modi government should explain how the issue is an internal matter of India.

Aug 06, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury translates 'from the horse's mouth' to 'ghode k muh se' to target PM Modi

As Lok Sabha witnessed protests for the second consecutive day over the matter, Chowdhury sought a response from 'ghode k muh' which he literally translated from the idiom 'from the horse's mouth' referring to PM Modi.

Jul 24, 2019, 21:40 PM IST

No demand for 'front row' seat for Rahul Gandhi in Parliament, Congress calls it false propaganda

The clarification from the Congress comes amid media reports that the party had sought an additional front-row seat in Lok Sabha.

Jul 10, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury apologises for insulting PM Modi

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury later said that he has full respect for PM Modi and added that Modi is his prime minister too.

Jun 24, 2019, 19:47 PM IST

Congress names five-time West Bengal MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury as Lok Sabha leader

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has been winning Lok Sabha election from West Bengal's Berhampore since 1999.

Jun 18, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Congress removes West Bengal party president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury for anti-Mamata stand

Political analysts feel that Chowdhury has been removed for his anti-Mamata stand.

Sep 21, 2018, 21:48 PM IST

Rename West Bengal to Bengal: TMC MP demands in LS

A TMC MP today demanded change of name of West Bengal to 'Bangla' saying the existing name was pushing the state "backwards".

Mar 31, 2017, 15:41 PM IST

Will lions in UP zoos have to live on 'palak paneer'?: Congress MP

A Congress member in the Lok Sabha today appeared to be raking up the issue of meat shortage in Uttar Pradesh as he wondered whether lions in the state's zoos would have to survive on "palak paneer".

Mar 24, 2017, 20:56 PM IST

Ex-WB Cong chief Manas Bhunia likely to join Trinamool on Monday

Former West Bengal Pradesh Congress chief Manas Bhunia, now a dissident leader, is likely to join the ruling Trinamool Congress on Monday, a senior ruling party leader said.

Sep 18, 2016, 04:16 AM IST

'Centre should put more pressure on Kabul for Judith's release'

West Bengal Pradesh Congress President Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Sunday urged the Centre to put pressure on the Afghanistan government for securing the release of an Indian woman aid worker abducted by unidentified gunmen in the Afghan capital.

Jun 12, 2016, 20:42 PM IST