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Aadhaar verdict: CPI-M hails Justice Chandrachud's observation, says Aadhaar should not be mandatory
In a minority judgment, Justice DY Chandrachud held that passing the Aadhaar law as a money bill was a fraud on the Constitution because it was not a money bill.
The CPI (M) Politburo said the ordinance promulgated by the government is 'uncalled for' and is motivated by considerations other than that of the welfare of Muslim women.
CPI-M on Tuesday condemned the arrests of various activists and journalists such as Sudha Bharadwaj, Varavara Rao and Gautam Navlakha.
A West Agartala police station official said a general diary was registered on August 21 against the person for allegedly slandering Sarkar, a CPI-M Politburo member.
Much like his mentor and former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu, Chatterjee had pledged to donate his body in early 2000 at the age of 73.
The former Lok Sabha Speaker was expelled from the CPI(M) in 2008 for refusing to resign as the Speaker after his party withdrew support to the UPA-I government over the India-US nuclear deal.
"The Polit Bureau of CPI-M expresses its grief and sorrow at the death of former Speaker and 10-time Member of the Lok Sabha, Somnath Chatterjee," the condolence message from the CPI-M read.
After the two-day meeting of the politburo which concluded today, the Left party said that the government and the law enforcement agencies "cannot turn a blind eye to such crimes".
No-confidence vote debate: PM Narendra Modi repeated 'jumlas', read out 'some fudged data' in his reply, says CPI-M
Reacting to the prime minister's reply, General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said the people of the country would defeat the polarisation in the country.
The CPI (Maoist) has called for Malkangiri bandh on Thursday to lodge its protest against the controversial Polavaram irrigation project.
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.