Somnath Chatterjee

Somnath Chatterjee was the former Lok Sabha Speaker and was the member of CPI(M). He was born on July 25,1929 in Assam. He held the position of the Speaker in Lok Sabha from 2004 to 2009. Being a part of CPI(M) for 40 years, he represented it 10 times in parliament. He died on 13th August 2018 at the age of 89

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#NewsBytesExclusive: Nissan Magnite to cost around Rs. 5.3 lakh

31 Oct 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Nissan Magnite to cost around Rs. 5.3 lakh

Nissan is working to launch the Magnite in India sometime after Diwali. Last week, we had shared our first impression of the car following its unveiling.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Hyundai i20 DCT to cost around Rs. 11 lakh

27 Oct 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Hyundai i20 DCT to cost around Rs. 11 lakh

Hyundai is all set to launch its brand-new i20 hatchback in India on November 5. The automaker has also started accepting bookings for the car against a token amount of Rs. 21,000.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Design and features of 2020 Hyundai i20 hatchback confirmed

20 Oct 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Design and features of 2020 Hyundai i20 hatchback confirmed

Hyundai's third-generation i20 hatchback, slated to be launched in India in November, will be a major upgrade over the outgoing model, according to details shared by our reliable contributor Somnath Chatterjee.

Will give Hindu refugees citizenship: Amit Shah in Bengal

01 Oct 2019

Will give Hindu refugees citizenship: Amit Shah in Bengal

During his first visit to West Bengal since Modi 2.0, BJP chief and Union Home Minister Amit Shah pushed for the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state while addressing a rally in Kolkata on Tuesday.

#Thatwas2018: Remembering the Indian gems whom we lost this year

31 Dec 2018

#Thatwas2018: Remembering the Indian gems whom we lost this year

This year, we mourned far too many times.

BJP leader slammed for attacking Odisha govt at Vajpayee tribute

04 Sep 2018

BJP leader slammed for attacking Odisha govt at Vajpayee tribute

BJP legislature party leader in Odisha, KV Singhdeo, courted a controversy today when he criticized the Naveen Patnaik-led government in the state while making obituary references in the Assembly.

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies at 89

13 Aug 2018

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee dies at 89

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, who was rushed to hospital in a critical condition last week, has succumbed. He was 89.