Tag Archives: Sambit Patra

Prannoy Roy Vs CBI Raids: Issue Turns Uglier?

With Arun Shourie and other journalists supporting Prannoy Roy over the CBI raids on an ICICI Bank default case involving Rs.48 crore, the stark question is whether it was an isolated incident of financial impropriety or muzzling press freedom by the authorities. Ironic but the answer is positive for both. The bank loan issue relates to an old 2008 case ...

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Tharoor Issue: ‘All Not Well Within the Congress,’ Says BJP Leader

In connection with the removal of former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor from the Congress party spokesperson, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sambit Patra said, the incident showed that all was not well within the Congress party. Patra commented on the matter, "This incident shows all is not well within Congress, there’s a great deal of confusion. I would like to take ...

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