Jagdeep laid to rest at private funeral in presence of family and friends
There were around 10-12 people in attendance, including sons Jaaved-Naved, and colleague Johnny Lever.
We have lost another gem, says Big B; Madhuri Dixit, Javed Akhtar pay heartfelt tribute to Jagdeep
Jagdeep died on Wednesday at his residence...
Sholay's 'Soorma Bhopali', veteran actor Jagdeep passes away at 81; B-Town mourns his sad demise
Veteran Bollywood actor Jagdeep passed away ...
Veteran actor Jagdeep, who played Soorma Bhopali in 'Sholay', passes away; Anil Kapoor remembers 'one of the greatest actors of India'
He also played memorable roles in 'Purana Mandir' and 'Andaz Apna Apna'.
West Bengal governor to meet Amit Shah amid growing animosity between the Raj Bhawan and Nabanna
In a series of tweets, the governor said that he will brief the home minister about the situation in the state and the way the administration is being run under Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
West Bengal Governor to meet Home Minister Amit Shah over 'worrisome situation' in state
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar to meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss, what he claims, the 'worrisome situation' of the sta...
Lt Gen (Retd) Abhay Krishna takes oath as Chief Commissioner of West Bengal
Lt General (Retd) Abhay Krishna took oath as Chief Commissioner, West Bengal Right to Public Service Commission on June 22. West Bengal Gove...
Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi’s Rs 1000 cr is not assistance package, it's a beginning, says Bengal Guv
West Bengal Governor, Jagdeep Dhankhar on Prime Minister Modi’s Rs. 1000 cr assistance package said that it is not a package, it's a beginni...
Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi announces interim relief of Rs 1,000 cr to West Bengal
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an advance interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for cyclone-hit West Bengal on Friday. In a video mes...
West Bengal: BJP MP Arjun Singh writes to Guv, alleges Mamata Banerjee instructed police to 'assassinate him'
BJP Member of Parliament from Barrackpore Arjun Singh on Friday wrote to Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar alleging that that Joint Police Commissio...
Don't try to usurp power in time of crisis: Mamata Banerjee hits out at West Bengal Governor
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee hit out at Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, accusing him of trying to "usurp powers" amid the coronavirus crisis.
Coronavirus lockdown: West Bengal only state where IMCT faced problems, says Guv Dhankhar
Governor of West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar on May 1 took a pot shot at CM Mamata Banerjee’s government over ‘not supporting’ the Inter-Ministe...
West Bengal governor pans Mamata over COVID-19 handling, minority appeasement
Urging the TMC supremo "to shun politics and confrontational approach", Dhankhar said her conduct is only compounding the miseries of the people of the state. "Your communication is part of the alibi strategy that emanates from a script that seeks to cover up monumental failures in these challenging times by a series of blunders," the governor said in his second letter to Banerjee.
Plea in SC for allowing migrant workers return to hometowns after COVID-19 tests
The plea filed by Jagdeep S Chhokar, former director in-charge of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and Gaurav Jain, a lawyer, said those migrant workers who test negative for COVID-19 must not be forcefully kept in shelters or away from their homes and families against their wishes.
Bengal governor vs state government again! This time over Covid-19
In a telephonic interview to ET, Dhankhar, known for political activism and run-ins with the Mamata Banerjee government, claimed that the ground situation was “chaotic,” and aggravated because the state administration was “not enforcing the lockdown”.