07 May 2016
Kolkata: With Jadavpur University witnessing student unrest since yesterday, West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi today said the varsity is fast turning into a 'centre for disturbance' and authorities should take stern action against it.
09 Dec 2015
Kolkata: Accusing West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress of orchestrating attacks on its political rivals, the BJP on yesterday sought the intervention of Governor K.N. Tripathi in arresting the 'extreme lawlessness' in the state.
07 Jan 2016
Kolkata: Accusing the Mamata Banerjee government of 'shielding' the perpetrators, the BJP yesterday sought the intervention of West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi into a protest turning violent in Malda district.
30 Jun 2014
New Delhi: West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan, who was questioned as a witness by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the VVIP chopper deal, on Monday stepped down from his post.
29 Aug 2016
Kolkata: The West Bengal Assembly on Monday passed a resolution to change the name of West Bengal to Bangla in Bengali, Bengal in English and Bangal in Hindi.
14 Sep 2016
Singur (West Bengal): Redeeming a pledge she made years back, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday returned 9,117 land records to farmers and compensated 800 peasants from whom land had been taken against their will for the Tata Motors' Nano project.
06 Jan 2015
Shillong: West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi was sworn in as Meghalaya Governor at the Raj Bhavan here on Tuesday.
27 Jun 2014
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday questioned West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan as a witness in connection with an alleged swindle centered on the sale of 12 helicopters by AgustaWestland to India.
23 Apr 2015
Kolkata: West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi Wednesday held talks with SEC S R Upadhyay and asked him to ensure peaceful polls to the 91 municipalities in the state on Saturday, after opposition parties accused the commission of "failing" to hold KMC elections freely and peacefully.
24 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Former Uttar Pradesh Speaker and five-time MLA Keshari Nath Tripathi was on Thursday sworn-in as the 20th Governor of West Bengal. Tripathi, who will turn 80 this November was administered the oath of office by the acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court Asim Kumar Banerjee in the presence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.