Articles about Swapan Dasgupta

Former Rajya Sabha MP, veteran journalist Chandan Mitra passes away

02 Sep 2021

Politics
Former Rajya Sabha MP, veteran journalist Chandan Mitra passes away

Former BJP MP and veteran journalist Chandan Mitra passed away, his son Kushan Mitra said on Thursday.

Swapan Dasgupta resigns from Rajya Sabha amid BJP candidature controversy

16 Mar 2021

Politics
Swapan Dasgupta resigns from Rajya Sabha amid BJP candidature controversy

Columnist Swapan Dasgupta on Tuesday resigned from the Rajya Sabha. Dasgupta had been given a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket for the upcoming West Bengal elections.

KV Kamath may join Finance Ministry, Swapan Dasgupta HRD

18 Jan 2020

Politics
KV Kamath may join Finance Ministry, Swapan Dasgupta HRD

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Cabinet will soon welcome new members, including technocrats who could influence major decisions.

After Anupam Kher, Twitter accounts of Kiran Bedi, others hacked

06 Feb 2018

India
After Anupam Kher, Twitter accounts of Kiran Bedi, others hacked

In a multi-person hacking operation, the Twitter accounts of Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Kiran Bedi, actor Anupam Kher, economist Kaushik Basu, Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta and BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav were hacked earlier in the day.

Anupam Kher reveals how his Twitter account got hacked

06 Feb 2018

Entertainment
Anupam Kher reveals how his Twitter account got hacked

The Twitter account of veteran actor and FTII chairman Anupam Kher has been suspended after a group of pro-Pakistani Turkish hackers hacked the account.

Alleged conflict of interest in Ajit Doval's son Shaurya's think-tank

04 Nov 2017

Politics
Alleged conflict of interest in Ajit Doval's son Shaurya's think-tank

In an exclusive article, the Wire has alleged that a think-tank run by National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval's son Shaurya Doval reeks of conflict of interest.

Modi government's third anniversary- BJP plans 'Modi fest', mass outreach

16 May 2017

Politics
Modi government's third anniversary- BJP plans 'Modi fest', mass outreach

As the Modi government is set to mark its third anniversary in power on May 26, BJP has planned to hold 'Modi fest' and mass outreach programs targeting voters, to mark the occasion in over 120 cities.