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BJP's Tathagata Roy slams top leadership for giving Bengal poll tickets to 'politically stupid' actors

Kolkata/IBNS: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in West Bengal is dealing with a blame game after the party faced a humiliating defeat in the hands of Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) in the 2021 assembly elections.

Bengal BJP apologises to Saayoni Ghosh over parliamentarian Saumitra Khan's comment

Kolkata/IBNS: The West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday apologised to Bengali actor Saayoni Ghosh on behalf of party parliamentarian Saumitra Khan, who had passed an outrageous comment on the film artist.

Former Tripura and Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy decides come back to active politics

Kolkata/UNI: Former Governor of Tripura and Meghalaya Tathagata Roy has said he would return to active BJP politics in West Bengal, which is going to Assembly election next year.

Goa Governor Satyapal Malik shifted to Meghalaya, replaces Tathagata Roy

New Delhi/UNI: President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday shifted Goa Governor Satyapal Malik to Meghalaya, replacing incumbent Tathagatha Roy, on completion of his five-year-tenure in the gubernatorial post.

Expulsion after Governor rejected government’s directive, says sacked NPP leader

Shillong/UNI: Khasi Hill Autonomous District Council (KHADC) Chairman Pynshngainlang Syiem, who was expelled from the ruling National People’s Party for his anti-party activities, on Monday said his expulsion came because Governor Tathagata Roy had declined to accede to government’s recommendation for Administrator’s Rule in the Council.

He should stick to his subject: Meghalaya Guv Tathagata Roy on Amartya Sen's 'Jai Shree Ram' remark

Kolkata, July 8 (IBNS): Reacting to Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen's comment where he said "Jai Shree Ram" slogan is not associated with the Bengali culture, Meghalaya Governor Tathagata Roy said Sen should stick to his own subject, media reports said.

Meghalaya governor faces public wrath for boycott-Kashmir call

Guwahati, Feb 21 (IBNS): Meghalaya governor Tathagata Roy, in a tweet to boycott ‘everything Kashmiri’ is drawing fervid reactions from public to political parties including BJP.

Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy backs CM Biplab Kumar Deb's remark on 'internet'

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS): Even as it triggered a controversy, Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy on Wednesday backed state Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb's remark on internet that it even existed during the time of Mahabharata.

Controversies erupt following ban on cracker sale in Delhi

Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): The ban on the sale of firecrackers in Delhi till November 1 has resulted in a burst of controversies since the country's apex court upheld the decision on Monday.