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Many members of Murshidabad zilla parishad join Trinamool Congress

In a setback for West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury at his "stronghold" Murshidabad district, several members of the zilla parishad there, which is controlled by his party, today joined Trinamool Congress.

Aug 12, 2016, 17:52 PM IST

Left parties' protest march against Obama visit

A day before the US president Barack Obama arrives here, seven Left parties on Saturday held a protest march against inviting him as the chief guest at the Republic Day parade and "weakening" of India's civil nuclear liability law to favour American "imperialism".

Jan 24, 2015, 20:40 PM IST

AIFB asks Centre to declassify documents related to Netaji

All India Forward Block on Tuesday asked the Central government to declassify the files related to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and said it will launch a nationwide campaign if the demand is not met.

Dec 02, 2014, 21:19 PM IST

BJP following Cong path in suppressing facts on Netaji: AIFB

The All India Forward Block, a party founded by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, on Monday said ruling BJP is following the same path of Congress in suppressing the facts about the revolutionary leader.

Dec 01, 2014, 22:34 PM IST

AIFB chief begs apology for remarks against Trinamool

AIFB general secretary Debabrata Biswas tendered an apology for using certain remarks against ruling Trinamool Congress at a party rally.

Jan 28, 2013, 21:55 PM IST

AIFB to hold party congress from Feb 24 at Chennai

India Forward Bloc will hold its 17th party Congress here in February 2013, making it the second occasion after 47 years for it to be held in the state.

Sep 21, 2012, 14:58 PM IST