Left leaders who spoke on the issue have claimed that Magsaysay was a staunch anti-Communist who oversaw the defeat of Communists in the Philippines in the 1950s.
The assailants arrived on three motorcycles and pelted stones at the office and the car of CPM district secretary Anavoor Nagappan, which was parked in front of the office.
"The four main pillars of Indian democracy - secularism, economic sovereignty, social justice and federalism - are at stake", the CPIM leader claimed.
The Additional Sessions court had sentenced 13 RSS activists to double life imprisonment in connection with the murder of CPI(M) worker, V V Vishnu on April 1, 2008.
The CPI issued a statement welcoming the verdict by the Supreme Court and reiterated its demand to scrap the law. It claimed that the party's consistent position on this stood vindicated.
"It will do a UP (Uttar Pradesh) in Bihar," CPIML (Liberation) General Secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya predicted, referring to the way Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress were split in the late 1990s.
Can't entertain plea at behest of political party: SC on plea by CPI(M) against demolition in Shaheen Bagh
The top court said if hawkers are encroaching, they will be removed and in case there is any violation of law by authorities, the petitioner can go to the High Court
G.V. Sreerama Reddy was reportedly experiencing chest pain, post which he was immediately shifted to Bagepalli government hospital, where he breathed his last.
He was in jail for a year and had got conditional bail by Karnataka High Court in October 2021.
Clearly, there is a far greater need for CPI(M)—and others in the Indian mainstream Left—to have deeper study and engagement with China.
The PDP will hold a meeting on June 20 to discuss the invitation of the Centre to political parties of Jammu and Kashmir for talks, party president Mehbooba Mufti said.
CPI-M 22nd Party Congress: Sitaram Yechury gets fresh term as General Secretary, a little more elbow room
While 80-plus S Ramachandran Pillai was given special exemption and retained in the PB, A K Padmanabhan was dropped.
The Central Committee has 19 new faces and both Karat and Yechury have nearly equal number of representatives backing them.
Tripura former chief minister Manik Sarkar described the Congress and BJP as two sides of the same coin.
It accused the BJP-led Union government of trying to utilize the 15th Finance Commission to further centralise financial powers.
Hectic lobbying by Prakash Karat, Sitaram Yechury camps ahead of crucial vote to decide CPI (M) political line
Hectic lobbying and last-minute efforts are being made by both Karat and Yechury camp ahead of the crucial voting today on the draft political report.
With hours remaining for a thrilling climax to the ideological fight in CPM between two political lines, Express takes a look at the shrinking ground for the Left.
Presenting the draft political tactical line before the delegates, Karat made the majority stance clear, saying an alliance with the Congress - a bourgeois party - is not at all possible.
The BJP-IPFT combine scripted history yesterday by winning the Tripura Assembly polls with a two-thirds majority, ending 25 years of CPI(M)-led Left Front's uninterrupted rule in the state.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the saffron party will never win West Bengal and Odisha, and dubbed it as "a cockroach dreaming of becoming a peacock by putting on its feathers".