Unity talks pick up pace in Opposition camp

Earlier, Bihar CM Kumar had met Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge and Rahul Gandhi as part of his initiative to forge an alliance of opposition parties.

published on : 13th April 2023

‘Common enemy’ BJP brings CPI, CPM together

Yechury explained that the reason for the unity of Communist parties is the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) serious consideration of the Tripura Assembly elections.

published on : 10th April 2023

Biennale reflects voice of marginalised, says Yechury

The alienation and isolation from social life during the lockdown days gave rise to a more realistic view.

published on : 21st March 2023

PM Modi is afraid of JPC investigation, says Yechury 

Yechury also questioned why the government is hesitant towards the JPC investigation if there was nothing wrong as alleged  by the Hindenburg report on Adani group.

published on : 19th March 2023

For democracy’s sake, oust BJP: Yechury

Earlier in the day, he, along with CPI(M) State secretary Tammineni Veerabhadram and CPI State secretary Kusamaneni Sambasiva Rao, took part in the Praja Chaitanya Yatra.

published on : 18th March 2023

INTERVIEW | Common Opposition PM candidate unlikely for 2024, says Sitharam Yechury

Sitaram Yechury (70), the General Secretary of the CPM, speaks on a range of issues that confront the nation, polity, and his party.

published on : 10th January 2023

BJP government washing hands off country's job crisis: CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury

His remarks came in the backdrop of Home Minister Amit Shah's comments in an interview in which he said that the communists consider only government jobs as employment.

published on : 1st March 2022

'Acceptance of criminal activity': Left parties slam government on New York Times' Pegasus report

CPI general secretary D Raja said the government hid the truth on the issue from Parliament and they were now answerable.

published on : 29th January 2022

Motera Stadium: Yechury joins meme fest, says it's a 'pawri' of cronies

The government said the name change involves only the Motera stadium and the sports complex where it is located will continue to be named after Sardar Patel.

published on : 25th February 2021

CPM demands law to tackle lynching incidents, condemns Amit Shah's remarks on NRC

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".

published on : 4th August 2018

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.

published on : 20th July 2018

Pranab Mukherjee would have 'done well' to remind RSS of its history: Yechury

"In the 'history capsule' delivered by Pranab Mukherjee at the RSS headquarters, the absence of Mahatma Gandhi and his assassination speaks volumes," Yechury tweeted.

published on : 7th June 2018

CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury to share stage with Congress leaders at Kumaraswamy swearing-in

Yechury, who has been personally invited by Kumaraswamy, would travel to Bengaluru to attend the oath-taking ceremony.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Democracy wins in Karnataka: Sitaram Yechury

Referring to the political development in Karnataka, CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Saturday said it is the victory of the people and democracy.

published on : 19th May 2018

Single largest parties weren't invited to form government in Goa, Manipur: Sitaram Yechury

CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury today said the single largest parties in Goa, Manipur and Meghalaya were not invited to form government and the same rules should be followed in Karnataka.

published on : 15th May 2018

CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury calls for Left unity to battle BJP

CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury called for renewed unity among Left parties to combat communalism by the BJP and Sangh Parivar.

published on : 27th April 2018

Electoral alliances not formula-driven: Newly elected CPM General Secretary Sitaram Yechury

Yechury feels that all secular democratic parties need to first strengthen themselves in states and thereafter in Parliament to take on the BJP.

published on : 24th April 2018

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

Sitaram Yechury re-elected as CPI(M) general secretary

While S Ramachandran Pillai was given special exemption and retained in the PB, veteran leader VS Achuthanandan will continue as special invitee

published on : 22nd April 2018

Party Congress will take final call on secret ballot, says CPM leader Prakash Karat

Prakash Karat said that the party Congress will take a call on it as party constitution only allows secret ballot in case of Central Committee and lower commitee elections. 

published on : 20th April 2018
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