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Yechury's remarks came on a day West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of making 'malicious attempts to malign' the Catholic order.
A habeas corpus petition was filed in the High Court on Wednesday with a plea for production of the detenu A Narayana Swamy alias Madhu, regional secretary of CPI-ML.
Former president Pranab Mukherjee, who recently attended an RSS event, was seated next to Rahul, who took centre stage and was seen enjoying friendly chatter with the party veteran.
The offer of talks with Pakistan that Home Minister Rajnath Singh has extended should be taken forward, an editorial in the CPI-M journal "People's Democracy" said.
The party is not in a position to fight against other parties which spend crores of rupees and pay money to lure voters, CPI-M alleges.
He said Marxism - the 200th birth anniversary of Karl Marx was marked worldwide on May 5 - is the most potent weapon to "bring back rationality and reason to the normal discourse" in the country.
Earlier in the day, it was reported that arch-rivals BJP and the CPI(M) have joined hands at the grassroots level in Nadia district to defeat the TMC in the upcoming panchayat polls in Bengal.
Former Tripura Chief Minister and CPI-M leader Manik Sarkar on Tuesday said the BJP government in the state was attacking democracy and democratic activities.
Kannur district in Kerala witnessed a shutdown on Tuesday against renewed political violence that left a CPI-M cadre and an RSS member dead on Monday.
Kerala Police asserted that the accused will be arrested soon in both cases, where a CPI-M local committee member and a RSS worker were hacked to death near Kannur.
Though earlier there were speculations that Kannur district secretary P Jayarajan could be included in the top forum, his name was not considered.
Tripura former chief minister Manik Sarkar described the Congress and BJP as two sides of the same coin.
The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed petition seeking SIT probe into the death of Judge Loya who was earlier holding the trial in the Shorabuddin Sheikh staged shootout case.
CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said mobilizing secular and democratic forces was imperative to strengthen people's struggle for the realization of an alternative policy direction.
Left leader suggests worker-farmer alliance, Left democratic front including Congress, to defeat BJP-RSS
All India Kisan Sabha leader d K Krishnaprasad expressed anguish over the tussle between the Sitaram Yechury and Prakash Karat camps and the lack of unity within the CPI(M).