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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

TMC will be wiped out after poll results: Congress

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said a 'Pariborton' (change) is needed for West Bengal as in the last five years "nothing happened except making of false claims, tall talks on cinema and stage plays."

May 01, 2016, 19:22 PM IST

Bungalow eviction row: Have some dignity, Supreme Court tells Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed plea of Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury against Delhi High Court order asking him to vacate government accommodation.

Feb 05, 2016, 11:05 AM IST

HC refuses to stay eviction of Congress MP Adhir Chowdhury

The Delhi High Court Wednesday refused to stay the eviction of Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury from his bungalow in New Moti Bagh here.

Feb 03, 2016, 12:55 PM IST

Bengal Congress chief booked for attempt to murder

A day after he led an agitation by party workers enforcing a shutdown, West Bengal Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury was on Wednesday slapped with non-bailable charges including attempt to murder.

Aug 19, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Parliament deadlocked for fifth day of Monsoon Session

The deadlock continued in Parliament on the fifth day of the Monsoon Session, with the opposition forcing the adjournment of both the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha several times during the day through slogan shouting and protests.

Jul 27, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

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.

May 17, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Abhijeet Mukherjee's blunder in LS raises question on Parliamentarians' seriousness

Congress MP and President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijeet Mukherjee's absent-mindedness led him to speak on a wrong Bill in the Lower House on Monday.

May 11, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

WBPCC president's estranged wife to join TMC

Arpita Chowdhury, the estranged wife of West Bengal PCC president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, has expressed interest in joining Trinamool Congress.

Mar 17, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

CBI going slow on Mukul Roy as BJP using him to break Trinamool: Congress

Accusing the BJP of "using" Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy to "break" West Bengal's ruling party, state Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury charged the CBI of going slow on the former railway minister who was quizzed in the Saradha scam.

Feb 01, 2015, 22:36 PM IST