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  • Partha Chatterjee interrogated by CBI in I-Core chit fund case

    Partha Chatterjee interrogated by CBI in I-Core chit fund case

    Speaking to the media after the interrogation, Chatterjee said, "I told them that I would not be able to go to their office and so they came here and spoke to me for two hours. I told them that in 2011, being the commerce, industry and IT minister, it was my responsibility to create employment and so I met many companies and I-Core was one of them".

    September 13, 2021
  • Partha Chatterjee called by CBI in I-Core chit fund scam

    Partha Chatterjee called by CBI in I-Core chit fund scam

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has asked West Bengal Commerce and Industry Minister Partha Chatterjee to appear before the probe agency with regard to the I-Core chit fund scam in September. A notice regarding this has been sent to Chatterjee. It has been learnt that the CBI has found direct relation of Chatterjee with …

    September 9, 2021
  • WB minister Partha Chatterjee called by CBI in I-Core chit fund scam

    WB minister Partha Chatterjee called by CBI in I-Core chit fund scam

    It has been learnt that the CBI has found direct relation of Chatterjee with the I-Core group and they want to interrogate him on the basis of that. Sources in CBI revealed that the premier investigation agency has found a video clip where Chatterjee was found with I-Core chief Anukul Maity on the stage in

    September 8, 2021
  • Govt has bagged industry proposals from 25 firms: Partha

    Govt has bagged industry proposals from 25 firms: Partha

    “If the Tata Group wants to invest in the state then they are welcome. They are not our enemy. In Singur the small car factory was proposed on multiple-crop farmland that was forcibly taken from the farmers,” said Chatterjee.

    July 24, 2021
  • 4th phase polling today: Supriyo, Partha in fray

    4th phase polling today: Supriyo, Partha in fray

    In the 40-odd seats that are going to the polls in this phase, the saffron camp has fielded Mr Supriyo, Union minister of state for environment and forest, at Tollygunge, Cooch Behar MP Nisith Pramanik at Dinhata and Hooghly MP Locket Chatterjee from Chinsura in the wake of intraparty squabbles in these constituencies.

    April 10, 2021
  • Segmented Learning

    Segmented Learning

    Mr Chatterjee’s meeting on Wednesday with the authorities of universities made no headway as the Vice-Chancellors ruled out the reopening of hostels and insisted on suitably sanitised classrooms.

    February 6, 2021
  • Defectors won’t affect TMC, says Partha

    Defectors won’t affect TMC, says Partha

    When asked about two-time Diamond Harbour MLA Dipak Haldar, he said Trinamul Congress is like a banyan tree, if some leaves were torn, the tree will remain unaffected.

    February 4, 2021
  • Interactive portal for online college admissions: Partha

    Interactive portal for online college admissions: Partha

    State education minister, Partha Chatterjee said, "I hope with the launch of this interactive portal, students will be greatly benefited. This portal contains details of government and government aided colleges in different districts including Kolkata."

    August 22, 2020
  • Expert panel set up to discuss, report on NEP

    Expert panel set up to discuss, report on NEP

    A seven-member committee will submit its report by 15 August.

    August 4, 2020
  • TMC targets PM over petrol price hike

    TMC targets PM over petrol price hike

    Petrol price was hiked by 20 paise per litre and diesel by 55 paise on Tuesday as oil companies increased rates.

    June 24, 2020
  • CBSC schools in some districts not to charge late fines

    CBSC schools in some districts not to charge late fines

    According to the association there are about 1,500 to 2,000 students studying in each school and the total strength is over 65,000.

    June 14, 2020
  • ‘U for ugly,’ says alphabet book; 2 Bengal teachers suspended for ‘instilling prejudice’

    ‘U for ugly,’ says alphabet book; 2 Bengal teachers suspended for ‘instilling prejudice’

    Education Minister Partha Chatterjee said, 'The book is not part of the text books referred by the education department. It was introduced by the school itself. We have zero tolerance for acts which instill prejudices into the minds of students,' while talking to reporters.

    June 12, 2020
  • Youth Cong wants state to ensure schools don’t force fee payment

    Youth Cong wants state to ensure schools don’t force fee payment

    In the letters, the State Secretary of the WBPYCC, Prashant Singhal, has further urged the officials to ensure that schools also do not charge other allied fees like smart classes, electricity, games, automation charges, miscellaneous, computer etc, for the lockdown and "Covid19 period," as, according to him, students are not availing of these facilities.

    June 7, 2020
  • Minister asks private schools not to hike fees

    Minister asks private schools not to hike fees

    It is alleged that several private schools and colleges have increased their fee-structure, even amid the COVID- 19 crisis, following which both state education minister Partha Chatterjee and state principal secretary of school education, Manish Jain, had taken up the matter.

    May 20, 2020
  • MEA refutes West Bengal’s allegation of discrimination over evacuation of Indians stranded abroad

    MEA refutes West Bengal’s allegation of discrimination over evacuation of Indians stranded abroad

    The West Bengal government and the centre have been at loggerheads over several issues, including trains for migrant workers and the manner in which the pandemic was being fought by the state government.

    May 15, 2020
  • Dhankhar trying to act like Opposition mouthpiece: Partha

    Dhankhar trying to act like Opposition mouthpiece: Partha

    “The SEC conducts the polls. Let the commission do its work. Since the beginning, the Opposition parties are trying to influence the commission and people may think that the Governor is acting like their mouthpiece. Why is he acting like this? He is raising a question over his position by such acts,” said Mr Chatterjee told press conference today.

    February 29, 2020
  • BJP to move HC over Bengal civic poll date

    BJP to move HC over Bengal civic poll date

    Ghosh said that the party will not get sufficient time for campaigning, if the polls will be conducted on 12 April.

    February 22, 2020