Mr Singhvi later said, "Whichever part or place you belong to, the arithmatic, history and geography of this state politically shows a huge anti-BJP commonality".
Congress nominee for Rajya Sabha elections from this state, Abhishek Manu Singhvi who has received support from Trinamul Congress, on Saturday ruled out possibility of an alliance between the two parties. Mr Chowdhury said he had talked with Mr Yechury yesterday and requested him to contest as an independent candidate supported by the Congress and Left parties.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today announced support to Congress candidate Abhishek Singhvi for 5th seat after naming four party (AITC) candidates for forthcoming Rajya Sabha elections in the state.
However, neither the Congress nor the Left Front has the requisite strength in Bengal assembly to get their candidates elected on their own strength.
"After an hour-long meeting with the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) members at the Assembly premises in Kolkata, Mr Singhvi told reporters that he was proud to be the party nominee for the March 23 Rajya Sabha polls from the state". "Earlier, Trinamool Congress had supported Pradip Bhattacharya in Rajya Sabha polls".
"I am very very thankful to the West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee for her support to my candidature", he said.
Stating that if BJP targets Bengal, her party would target the Red Fort in 2019, Banerjee said, "I will ask them (BJP) to manage Delhi first and then think about Bengal".
Singhvi said he was proud to be nominated from the land of Rabindranath Tagore, Swami Vivekananda, Ramakrishna, Rammohan Roy and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
Announcing the names of four TMC candidates for the polls at the party's extended core committee meeting in Kolkata, she said, "Abhishek Manu Singhvi and Kapil Sibal (also of the Congress) have fought many court cases for us".
Nuggets coach Mike Malone said he would review the incidents. "I know their bench was very upset with Jamal for whatever reason. Ball said he's not anxious about Murray because, "he going to do the circus stuff - I'm not feeding into it".
Shkreli, known for his arrogant persona, broke down into tears and told the courtroom not to feel sorry for him. Its essence is instead about "repeated breaches of trust" and "repeated lies to his investors".
A Stanford University study showed that fatal accidents increased on the Monday following the switch to daylight saving time . But, for many people, the extra hour of daylight that will come Sunday with Daylight Saving Time (DST) will be energizing.
Perry reportedly visited the nuns to win them over, and is said to have shown them her tattoo of Jesus and sung a hymn for them. However, in 2016, a judge ruled the sale to the entrepreneur was invalid.
After a telephone call with Turnbull on Friday, Trump tweeted: "Spoke to PM @ TurnbullMalcolm of Australia". Turnbull soon replied with his own tweet, saying Australia had "no closer ally" than the US.
Personnel in hazmat suits work to secure a tent covering a bench where Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found critically ill . A police officer who responded at the scene is also in serious condition and is being treated in intensive care.
The Health Ministry in Gaza also reported three wounded in clashes by the border with Israel , one severely and two moderately. When the security coordinator arrived at the scene, his vehicle was pelted with stones, the spokesman said.
While the rest of the country prepares for Daylight Saving Time on March 11th, Florida is willing to stay there all year round. Lawmakers in Florida are exhausted of the whole "fall back" and "spring forward" rigamarole.
Under World Trade Organization rules, such counter-measures have to be in place within 90 days of the US tariffs entering force. Canada and Mexico will be exempt from the tariffs initially, and Australia is optimistic that it too will gain exemption.
European Union to host US, Japan on steel as US tariffs loom
South Korea, the third largest steel exporter to the United States and a strategic ally on the Korean peninsula, called for calm. She did not say what level of tariffs the European Union would set, leaving it unclear what the economic impact would be.
Explore Google Maps with Mario Kart on MAR10 Day
Furthermore, Nintendo announced that Super Mario Run's one-time payment will be at half price starting today until March 25, 2018. It appears that the Mario Day Easter egg has already begun to roll out to everyone, so expect to see it on your app soon.
Browns Acquire Jarvis Landry From Dolphins
Acquiring Landry has likely changed those plans and the Browns can address a multitude of other needs. But letting Landry leave in the prime of his career could be one of the franchise's biggest blunders.
Single market row at Scottish Labour conference
Mr Corbyn recently said he now favours the United Kingdom remaining in a customs union after Brexit. We must begin the process of tackling the institutionalised anti-Semitism in the Labour Party.
Canada issues travel alert over security concern in Mexico
US citizens are warned not to travel to five Mexican states including Colima, Guerrero, Michoacán, Sinaloa, and Tamaulipas. It warns that some areas are experiencing violent crime such as homicide, kidnapping, carjacking, and robbery.