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Sitaram Yechury

AA Edit | Religion, State should be separate: CPM reminder

The party held that its policy has been to respect religious beliefs and safeguard the right of every individual to pursue their belief

27 Dec 2023 11:27 PM

Yechury refuses invitation to attend Ram mandir inauguration event

The Left party, in a statement, said the religious ceremony had been converted into an instrument for political gain

27 Dec 2023 2:21 AM

Congress, others should put house in order: Sitaram Yechury

Yechury appealed to all secular parties to form the broadest possible front to defeat the BJP electorally and fight its Hindutva agenda

07 Apr 2022 8:54 AM

Sonia Gandhi chairs meeting of opposition parties

The opposition parties are likely to discuss joint strategy to take on the BJP-led government on various issues

20 Aug 2021 7:09 PM

Sitaram Yechury's son dies of COVID-19 in Gurgaon hospital

The CPI(M) Politburo issued a statement announcing the death and offering its condolences to the family

22 Apr 2021 12:05 PM


Bihar results show wrong to write-off the Left; could have won more seats: Yechury

Yechury also raised concerns over the delay in declaring winning candidates and said he suspected foul play

11 Nov 2020 2:50 PM

CPM demands probe monitored by court

The Congress also sent a fact-finding team comprising four members to probe the incident.

09 Jan 2020 12:56 AM

PM is spreading false propaganda, claims Sitaram Yechury

Meanwhile, Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) on Friday launched a mass signature campaign against the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act.

04 Jan 2020 5:13 AM

'New year's gift': Oppn slams BJP over price hike in LPG cylinders, rail fares

The government on December 31, raised train fares. It also hiked LPG cylinder rates by Rs 19 per cylinder.

01 Jan 2020 7:10 PM

Anti-CAA protest: Left leaders detained at Mandi House

Scores of agitators were detained at the Red Fort where another protest by students and activists was set to begin.

19 Dec 2019 1:09 PM


Govt must bring white paper on status of Indian economy: Yechury

The Indian economy expanded 5 per cent in April-June, its slowest annual pace since 2013.

27 Nov 2019 2:53 PM

Govt must bring white paper on status of Indian economy: Yechury

Indian economy may have slowed for the sixth consecutive quarter in July-September to 4.7 per cent, India Ratings report said.

27 Nov 2019 12:58 PM

'This is Modi's emergency': Yechury on police action against protesting JNU students

Yechury, who was JNU students' union president during Emergency, said peaceful demonstration was a democratic right in a democratic society.

18 Nov 2019 4:05 PM

Maoist links: CPM divided over UAPA on 2 accused

Sitaram Yechury told reporters in Delhi that resorting to the draconian Act was wrong.

13 Nov 2019 3:57 AM

Modi govt busy with divide and polarise, no concern over economy slowdown: Yechury

He further said that the government's policies have hurt all sections of society.

18 Oct 2019 2:45 PM


Sitaram Yechury dismisses Centre's claim of normalcy in J&K

He appealed to people of India to listen to voice of Kashmiris and said problem could be solved only through political discourse.

17 Sep 2019 5:34 PM

Ideology of RSS is to impose Hindi as national language: Sitaram Yechury

He called Hindi the heart and soul of freedom struggle.

15 Sep 2019 6:37 PM

Shift CPI(M) leader Yousuf Tarigami to Delhi AIIMS for better treatment: SC

This comes after the CPI(M) General Secretary had filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court on September 2.

05 Sep 2019 2:27 PM

Yechury condemns police action against CPI(M) leaders in Rajasthan, writes to CM Gehlot

Yechury said that "hordes" of uniformed policemen illegally entered the CPI(M) office, arrested former MLAs and CPI(M) leaders

31 Aug 2019 7:54 PM

Sitaram Yechury reaches Srinagar, meets ailing colleague Tarigami for three hours

The apex court made it clear that Yechury was allowed to visit Jammu and Kashmir only to meet his party colleague.

29 Aug 2019 5:31 PM