Tag: Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

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  • 2019: Turbulence ahead

    2019: Turbulence ahead

    Whoever emerges on top in 2019, whether it is Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi or someone else from a khichdi (motley) combine, it is clear that governance will be under severe constraints. These difficulties can be handled only by a dynamic figure of high intellectual calibre and deep understanding of economic and social forces. But there is no such person in sight. By and large, the Indian political class comprises mediocre personalities even at the high levels.

    December 26, 2018
  • Mao to Ma!

    Mao to Ma!

    Jack Ma, China’s richest man and the guiding force behind its biggest e-commerce company, has been inducted as a member of the country’s pivotal entity called the Communist Party of China.

    December 2, 2018
  • Cyclone-30 vs Cancer

    Cyclone-30 vs Cancer

    Cancer, the emperor of maladies, is a frightful hunter of humans. Across the world in 2012, 14.1 million cases were diagnosed, 8.2 million people died and 32.5 million people are living with cancer. By 2030 the number of victims is expected to rise to 24.6 million. Less developed countries such as India can expect a …

    November 30, 2018
  • Mamata sends cake, card, sweets to ex-CM Buddhadeb on his b’day

    Mamata sends cake, card, sweets to ex-CM Buddhadeb on his b’day

    Setting aside political rivalry, chief minister Mamata Banerjee wished former chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on his 74th birthday and sent cake, card and sweets to his residence on Thursday. In a tweet Miss Banerjee wrote: “Birthday greetings to Buddhadeb Bhattacharya, former Chief Minister of West Bengal.” Miss Banerjee’s courteous move received appreciation from all quarters …

    March 3, 2018
  • Placate the plains

    Placate the plains

    Mamata Banerjee has initiated an essay to woo the Adivasis in the Dooars to undercut the impact of the renewed movement for Gorkhaland that has virtually crippled Darjeeling for the past two months. In a way, the initiative is reminiscent of the CPI-M's strategy in 2009 when Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee had countered efforts to include the …

    August 6, 2017
  • TMC has no moral right to speak against black money: Buddhadeb

    TMC has no moral right to speak against black money: Buddhadeb

     In his first public appearance since the humiliating defeat of the CPI-M in Assembly polls last year, senior party leader and former Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Tuesday said the Trinamool Congress has no moral right to speak against black money when its MPs were arrested in Rose Valley Chit fund scam. Bhattacharjee alleged that the …

    January 3, 2017