After Haribhushan, Telangana Maoist leader Sarakka too succumbs to Covid

 While Haribhushan, who suffered from bronchitis and asthma as well, died on June 21, after contracting Covid, Sarakka died the next day.  

published on : 25th June 2021

Bengal voters got wrong message that CPI-M was soft on BJP, says report

The draft report reflected what the district-level leaders and candidates contested in the election wrote in their analysis and shared with the state committee.  

published on : 22nd June 2021

NC, PDP, Congress say will decide on attending meet with PM after intra-party deliberations

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.

published on : 19th June 2021

Hypocritical posturing: CPI(M) on India becoming signatory to 'Open Societies Statement'

Modi was lauding 'freedom of thought and liberty' while presiding over a regime which has set a record in preventive detentions, a CPI(M) editorial said.

published on : 17th June 2021

Changes in IT rules dangerous and retrograde, says CPI(M)

The CPI(M) condemns the BJP government's partisan use of the IT Ministry and the police raids on Twitter's offices as acts of blatant intimidation.

published on : 28th May 2021

KR Gouri Amma, the best Chief Minister Kerala never had

Bureaucrats were fond of her as she was endowed with great clarity of thought, telling them what she wanted to do and then giving them enough leeway to get it done

published on : 11th May 2021

CPI(M) leader who defeated Mamata Banerjee 32 years back, blames TMC supremo for rise of RSS in Bengal

Disagreeing that there is any pro-BJP wave in West Bengal, the former academic, blames the rise of the saffron party primarily due to anti-incumbency against the TMC.

published on : 24th April 2021

Bengal polls 2021: Tie-up with TMC in Bengal suicidal for Left, might lead to BJP's victory, says CPI(M)

The strong discontent against the TMC and its "thuggish misrule" and attitude to Mamata Banerjee and her party on the part of the Left will drive all the anti-TMC voters into the arms of the BJP.

published on : 4th March 2021

CPM to seek rescheduling of Parliament session due to assembly polls

Noting that the party will seek rescheduling of the session on the first day itself, Yechury said main policies related to the budget or economy can be passed.

published on : 4th March 2021

Left activists try to enter Bengal secretariat, held

The Left outfits are marching to Nabanna, demanding jobs and industrialisation in the state, among others.

published on : 11th February 2021

How BJP turned West Bengal’s Left support base in their favour

The incumbent Trinamool blames it on the vitriolic anti-Mamata mentality of the CPM, which in their desperation to see the Trinamool defeated, aligned with the devil.

published on : 5th February 2021

Didigiri vs Modimagic: Divide and pool game

Politics is botany in West Bengal. A political garden war is on between two distinct floral species: the blooming lotus versus two leaves and flower clinging to its grassroots.

published on : 10th January 2021

After letdown in Bihar, Congress must keep Bengal seat-sharing talks realistic: Dipankar Bhattacharya

As part of the seat-sharing deal in the Mahagathbandhan in the recently concluded Bihar elections, the Congress fielded its candidates in 70 out of 243 seats in the state and managed to bag 19.

published on : 22nd November 2020

‘Diwali Gift' of sanitary pads for Maoist women in Chhattisgarh to win trust

It is believed that around 40-50 per cent of the strength in the outlawed CPI (Maoist) comprises of women.

published on : 15th November 2020

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.

published on : 23rd April 2018
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