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Jagdeep Dhankhar

Vice President poll: NDA candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar files nomination

Before filing his nomination, Dhankhar attended a meeting of MPs from different parties supporting his candidature

18 Jul 2022 1:40 PM

Dhankhar taunts WB minister: Make CM the Governor also; attacks Assembly Speaker

You better make the CM the governor while appointing her as the chancellor, West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar said

26 Dec 2021 6:22 PM

Mamata Banerjee is ‘usurper of power’, alleges Dhankar

The West Bengal governor hit out at Mamata government over the Covid-19 crisis.

05 May 2020 9:53 AM

West Bengal BJP upset over governor-Shah meet

The meeting also reportedly discussed the possible violence in the upcoming civic polls, due to be held in April.

07 Mar 2020 6:22 AM

West Bengal governor to meet Amit Shah

Dhankhar’s proposed meeting with Mr Shah comes close on the heels of the Union home minister’s day-long visit to the state on March 1.

06 Mar 2020 3:33 AM

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Bengal polls: Gov to take update from top official

The BJP, however, accused the ruling Trinamul Congress of giving a short time to the Opposition parties for poll preparation and campaign.

25 Feb 2020 2:55 AM

Gov criticises WB govt for ignoring him

Jagdeep Dhankhar on Monday slammed the Mamata Banerjee government for not allowing the live telecast of his address on February 7.

11 Feb 2020 2:06 AM

Dhankar avoids confrontation

He called for taking all walks of people into confidence before taking any drastic step.

08 Feb 2020 2:21 AM

Dhankar: Pained to leave CU event under duress

Dhankhar also took a dig at the TrinamUl Congress government over security arrangements at the venue.

30 Jan 2020 2:15 AM

Bengal gov shown black flags, driven out of CU

He was barred from entering the Jadavpur University campus to attend the convocation on December 24.

29 Jan 2020 1:53 AM

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Arjuna’s arrows were fitted with nukes: Dhankar

He also bantered that Dhankhar would find next that Lord Krishna’s Sudarshan Chakra might have had the hydrogen bomb also.

15 Jan 2020 1:40 AM

Cracker blast in West Bengal: Gov slams Mamata rule

Echoing him BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha suspected the presence of either RDX or a more powerful explosive.

11 Jan 2020 6:24 AM

Jagdeep Dhankhar calls for ‘violence-free Bengal’

Jagdeep Dhankhar says violence in recent years marred WB’s image.

01 Jan 2020 1:52 AM

West Bengal governor heaps praise on Mamata Banerjee

In the morning, the governor also uploaded the CM’s letter to him on Twitter.

29 Dec 2019 6:19 AM

West Bengal gov slams Mamata for skipping Vajpayee event

Dhankhar informed that he invited Ms Banerjee to unveil a portrait of the late BJP stalwart alongwith him at Raj Bhavan on November 27.

26 Dec 2019 6:06 AM

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‘Has hurt me’: Bengal Guv on Mamata skipping unveiling of Vajpayee’s portrait

'My grievance is not that she could not come, but lack of representation by the government and bureaucracy has hurt me,' Guv said.

25 Dec 2019 8:10 PM

Facing Governor Dhankhar's ire on campus protests, JU VC pleads not guilty

Prof Das also asserted that he went by the rule book in holding the convocation ceremony without varsity Chancellor Dhankhar.

25 Dec 2019 10:50 AM

Bengal gov faces protest, barred from entering JU

He accused the Mamata Banerjee government of its role behind the agitation against him and “controlling” academic institutes.

25 Dec 2019 1:48 AM

West Bengal education system being destroyed: Governor

West Bengal Governor slammed the state government on Twitter over the postponement of the JU convocation.

23 Dec 2019 4:47 AM

Governor’s gate at Bengal House locked, Dhankar slams TMC

The governor said that he will write to the Speaker that this should not have happened.

06 Dec 2019 6:02 AM

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