Left Front

Lok Sabha poll debacle: LDF government's third anniversary is a low-key affair 

The ruling Left front, which had expected an impressive victory, could win only one seat as the opposition Congress-UDF swept the April 23 election.

published on : 25th May 2019

Left set to play waiting game, to take call on joining opposition front post-May 23

In West Bengal, a state ruled by the Left Front for 34 years, a majority of the exit polls have given no seats to it, which could mean the worst ever performance of the front in the state.

published on : 20th May 2019

LDF win in seven seats a foregone conclusion: CPM

Kannur is not among the sitting seats which the combine is expected to retain, according to the  state secretariat

published on : 27th April 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Left Front finds itself in choppy waters after failed alliance talks with Congress

The LF, which secured around 29.5 per cent of the votes in the 2014 Lok Sabha election, winning two of the state's 42 seats, saw its vote share come down to 24 per cent two years later.

published on : 14th April 2019

Lok Sabha Polls 2019: Congress returns Left gesture, won’t contest five Bengal seats

After realising their mistake, they are trying to rectify it by not declaring candidates in four seats.

published on : 21st March 2019

Left Front announces candidates for two more candidates for Lok Sabha elections in Bengal

The two seats for which the Left Front announced its candidates are Jangipur and Malda North -- two of the four Lok Sabha seats that the Congress had won.

published on : 21st March 2019

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Left ultimatum to Congress on seat-sharing deal in Bengal

West Bengal Left Front Committee chairman Biman Bose has given the Congress an ultimatum of 24 hours till 4.30 pm on Wednesday to reconsider its stance on the seat-sharing agreement.

published on : 20th March 2019

Lok Sabha polls: Left Front to wait till Tuesday for a pro-alliance word from Congress in West Bengal

The Left Front will wait and see whether the Congress announces candidates for Raiganj and Murshidabad Lok Sabha seats which the Left had won in the 2014 elections.

published on : 19th March 2019

Lok Sabha elections: Congress calls off seat-sharing talks with Left Front, to go alone in West Bengal

CPI(M) state secretary Surya Kanta Mishra said he will not make any comment until and unless he gets to know anything official from the Congress. 

published on : 18th March 2019

Left’s Bengal first list out, CPI(M) gets 16 seats

West Bengal Left Front Committee on Friday declared its candidate list for 25 of the 42 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state.

published on : 16th March 2019

CPI(M) proposes 'no mutual contest' with Congress in six Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal

This comes in the backdrop of the state leadership of both the Congress and the CPI (M) in West Bengal pushing for a tactical tie-up.

published on : 4th March 2019

BJP government not releasing funds to TTAADC, Left Front to agitate

The TTAADC comprises two-third of the state's territory and is home to the tribals, who constitute a third of the state's population.

published on : 16th January 2019

Telangana elections: BLF promises Rs 18,000 minimum wage to all workers

The Front has also promised to implement reservation policies in the private sector.

published on : 24th November 2018

Telangana elections: After a transwoman, Bahujan Left Front fields a physically challenged candidate

Not all heroes wear capes, some wear crisp-white cotton and foray into politics.

published on : 23rd November 2018

Sabarimala row: LDF to intensify counter campaign

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will inaugurate the meeting on October 16 at Putharikandam Ground in the state capital.

published on : 11th October 2018
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