The ruling party has also captured the Murshidabad zila parishad with 48 seats, 319 panchayat samity seats.
14 May 2018 2:22 AM
The CPI(M), with an opposite ideology to that of the BJP, never loses an opportunity to describe the saffron party as a “divisive force”.
09 May 2018 1:54 AM
China has regularly and repeatedly announced that its territorial claim is its sovereignty, hence it’s non-negotiable.
08 May 2018 12:50 AM
The CPI(M)’s problem is that it’s stuck over the ethics of political economy that “is acquisition, work, thrift, sobriety”.
07 May 2018 1:13 AM
Senior Congress leader and Leader of the Opposition Abdul Mannan on Thursday said his party is unlikely to contest the Maheshtala byelection.
04 May 2018 12:24 AM
Sources said the leadership vacuum of dalits is only at the top as nearly 70% of the leadership in states comprises of dalits and OBCs together.
01 May 2018 1:53 AM
Mr Karat has hewed to the traditional anti-Congress line of the communists formulated to defeat Jawaharlal Nehru’s Congress.
24 Apr 2018 12:32 AM
Sitaram Yechury was unanimously elected CPI(M) general secretary on Sunday after weeks of uncertainty.
23 Apr 2018 8:45 AM
Mr Yechury, along with Karat, was instrumental in creating an impregnable leftist bastion at the JNU.
23 Apr 2018 12:52 AM
In claiming that it is the only party that can offer an “alternative policy” agenda, the CPI(M) has to fully and finally resolve the crisis within.
23 Apr 2018 12:12 AM
His election to the post for the second time was approved by the Left party's newly-elected 95-member central committee.
22 Apr 2018 2:44 PM
In a first, delegate seeks secret voting on tactical line.
20 Apr 2018 1:28 AM
The leadership is split on whether or not in such a scenario the committed anti-BJP vote will swing towards the Congress anyways.
17 Apr 2018 12:47 AM
It might be recalled that both Mr Yechury and Mr Karat have been at loggerheads over an alliance with Congress.
31 Mar 2018 2:55 AM
Giving examples of regional parties like the BJD, TRS and TDP, the CPI(M) said such parties would not accept to forge an alliance with the Congress.
23 Mar 2018 2:25 AM
The party also expressed serious concern over the attacks on Kashmiri students, businessmen and others outside J&K.
20 Mar 2018 9:11 PM
The CPI(M) government in Tripura was, likewise, as remote from any Left-ruled enclave as the West Indies are from cricket’s birthplace.
16 Mar 2018 2:23 AM
Disfiguring statues of Lenin and Periyar shows BJP's intolerant approach towards other ideologies, said CPI(M) leader Prakash Karat.
09 Mar 2018 5:31 PM
Yechury it seems backs a future in aligning with the Congress in a wider Opposition unity to defeat the BJP.
07 Mar 2018 3:12 AM
In the recent Assembly elections, the BJP demolished the Left citadel in Tripura, winning a two-thirds majority with its ally IPFT.
07 Mar 2018 1:05 AM