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CPM mulls third term for Sitaram Yechury

There are 6 seats from Bengal for which elections are due on August 8.

25 Jul 2017 1:31 AM

Sikkim standoff: Govt briefs Oppn in hope of a smooth Parl session

The general consensus at the meeting was that the government must try and engage with China diplomatically & resolve the issue through negotiations.

15 Jul 2017 1:38 AM

Centre sheltering private armies to target minorities in name of cow protection: Yechury

Yechury added that the CPM has been demanding and will continue to demand a complete ban on these private armies.

13 Jul 2017 5:07 PM

Venkaiah Naidu clarifies on his loan waiver remark, says 'in long term'

Earlier Naidu said seeking loan waiver has become a 'fashion' now but it is not the final solution.

22 Jun 2017 6:17 PM

Prez polls: Left likely to name Prakash Ambedkar against Ram Nath Kovind

A top Left leader said, 'A top Left leader said, 'It will be a political contest, we are not expecting to win the election.

21 Jun 2017 7:37 PM


Yechury attacks Centre, says govt treating farmers like 'terrorists'

The CPI-M has demanded a law which gives right to farmers to sell their produce at Maximum Support Price (MSP).

21 Jun 2017 12:47 PM

Mantris meet Opposition, but no names yet for Prez

BJP core group to meet June 20 on candidate.

17 Jun 2017 1:23 AM

Presidential polls: No support for BJP until candidate name suggested, says Yechury

He further reiterated his party's stand that a candidate with 'impeccable secular credentials' should be the next president.

16 Jun 2017 7:10 PM

Sitaram Yechury to PM Modi: Fulfil MSP vow

The current MSP for various crops fixed by your government barely provides any returns to the farmer.

16 Jun 2017 2:09 AM

Two attack Sitaram Yechury at press meet, arrested

They have been identified as Pawan Kumar Kaul and Upendra Kumar.

08 Jun 2017 2:48 AM


Sitaram Yechury heckled in Delhi, two held

The police is probing whether they belong to the ultra right-wing organisation, Hindu Sena.

08 Jun 2017 2:26 AM

2 held for trying to manhandle Sitaram Yechury; Left blames RSS

The identity of the two men, who also shouted slogans of 'CPI(M) murdabad' and 'Hindu Sena zindabad', could not be immediately known.

07 Jun 2017 7:43 PM

Rahul Gandhi to tour South to expand foothold

Rahul Gandhi, who is expected to hold a rally at Sangareddy district, will be focusing on the farmers’ plight in the state.

01 Jun 2017 3:29 AM

Farooq, Raja demand political solution to Kashmir, urge Centre to have peace talks

The meeting followed Abdullah's discussions with Narendra Modi and CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on the issue on Tuesday.

10 May 2017 6:57 PM

Opposition parties share stage against government

The parties shared the dais under the banner of “Unity of Progressive Forces”.

02 May 2017 1:29 AM


Sitaram Yechury not to seek re-election to Rajya Sabha

Yechury said he would not seek another term as the party's norm does not allow a leader to get elected to the Rajya Sabha more than twice.

30 Apr 2017 5:09 PM

Opposition parties to start anti-Modi stir May 1

The CPI-M has already decided to hold week-long programmes in the second half of May.

28 Apr 2017 1:15 AM

Sonia Gandhi meets CPI’s Raja to discuss Prez polls

The presidential election has to be held before July 24, when President Pranab Mukherjee’s term ends.

25 Apr 2017 7:23 AM

Sonia Gandhi to call May meet to fix Opposition President choice

The presidential polls are due to be held in July when President Pranab Mukherjee completes his term.

22 Apr 2017 1:05 AM

Presidential poll on mind, Yechury meets Sonia Gandhi

CPM has already decided that if there is a common Presidential candidate from the Opposition, they would extend support.

21 Apr 2017 11:04 AM