Tag: CPI-M

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  • Kerala results: UDF surge renders severe blow to LDF

    Kerala results: UDF surge renders severe blow to LDF

    The LDF was forced to be content with one seat, Alappuzha. The LDF lost its traditional bastions such as, Palakkad, Alathur,Kannur, Kasargod, Vadakara and Attingal.

    May 24, 2019
  • EC’s Silencer

    EC’s Silencer

    The truncated campaign is now the cardinal issue before the electorate as well as the parties and politics in the Bengal court, decidedly more fractious than any other.

    May 19, 2019
  • EC order for repoll in only 168 booths in Tripura West disappointing: CPM

    EC order for repoll in only 168 booths in Tripura West disappointing: CPM

    The CPI-M expressed “its deep sense of disappointment” over the Election Commission’s order for re-poll in only 168 booths of the constituency.

    May 8, 2019
  • Phase 5: Violence in West Bengal despite 100 per cent CAPF coverage

    Phase 5: Violence in West Bengal despite 100 per cent CAPF coverage

    2 BJP candidates allege attacks by Trinamool supporters, journalists injured too; more than 74% turnout recorded in 7 constituencies

    May 6, 2019
  • Constituency watch: Prestige battle for Trinamool, BJP in Asansol

    Constituency watch: Prestige battle for Trinamool, BJP in Asansol

    BJP had won this seat on its own merit in 2014; TMC pulls out all stops to win it back; anti-incumbency sentiments will be a big factor

    April 27, 2019
  • West Bengal: Congress, TMC, CPI-M in a triangular contest in Jangipur Lok Sabha seat

    West Bengal: Congress, TMC, CPI-M in a triangular contest in Jangipur Lok Sabha seat

    Khalilur Rahaman of TMC and Julfikar Ali of CPI-M are taking on sitting Congress MP Abhijit Mukherjee; BJP has fielded Mahfuza Khatun from the constituency

    April 16, 2019
  • Futile appeal

    Futile appeal

    Mamata Banerjee was remarkably sensitive to the issue on Wednesday when she visited the fasting candidates with education minister Partha Chatterjee in tow.

    March 29, 2019
  • Campus canker

    Campus canker

    Managing higher education is a supreme management challenge, beyond the grasp of most people. Effective and meaningful implementation of public policy, particularly in relation to education which involves the direct involvement of the students must be dealt with due sensitivity. It calls for efficient management skills, profound professional acumen and vision. It must not be tackled by politicians for their narrow benefit, ignoring the country's long-term prospects. De-politicising students' unions may be difficult to achieve in the present social scenario, but it is not impossible to accomplish. We should strive hard to achieve it by all means.

    March 19, 2019
  • Mao to Ma!

    Mao to Ma!

    Jack Ma, China’s richest man and the guiding force behind its biggest e-commerce company, has been inducted as a member of the country’s pivotal entity called the Communist Party of China.

    December 2, 2018
  • India’s ‘no’ to talks with Pakistan is self-defeatist: CPI-M

    India’s ‘no’ to talks with Pakistan is self-defeatist: CPI-M

    "Whether it is Afghanistan or South Asia regional cooperation, India cannot play a positive role given its confrontationist stance towards Pakistan.

    November 29, 2018
  • Sabarimala protests part of BJP-RSS game plan: CPI-M

    Sabarimala protests part of BJP-RSS game plan: CPI-M

    The agitation against the Supreme Court verdict on Sabarimala is part of an “all-India game plan of the BJP and RSS to stir up communal tensions and create communal polarization” ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, the CPI-M has said. “Given the all-round failure of the Modi government and with the Lok Sabha elections just …

    November 22, 2018
  • Mausam Noor pitches for alliance with TMC, others disagree

    Mausam Noor pitches for alliance with TMC, others disagree

    The BJP is practising communal politics in different parts of the country and to hold it back an alliance with Trinamul is necessary, the Malda (north) MP said.

    November 2, 2018
  • Sabarimala row: Amit Shah’s criticism of SC edict exposes who incited violence: CPI-M

    Sabarimala row: Amit Shah’s criticism of SC edict exposes who incited violence: CPI-M

    The CPI-M accused Shah of blatantly ridiculing the ruling of the Supreme Court. However, it said it was in keeping with the RSS-BJP's contempt for the Constitution and the Supreme Court.

    October 28, 2018
  • Cong, CPM slam BJP over rath yatras in Bengal

    Cong, CPM slam BJP over rath yatras in Bengal

    Religion was never allowed to be mixed with politics in the state till the BJP started to do so with the abetment of the ruling party, senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Pradip Bhattacharya said.

    October 24, 2018
  • ‘Left’s main focus is to defeat BJP in ’19 polls’

    ‘Left’s main focus is to defeat BJP in ’19 polls’

    Talking to the media after his party’s three-day Central Committee meet, Yechury said in Uttar Pradesh, SP and Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP) were strong, and so, the CPIM would support them against the BJP.

    October 9, 2018
  • CPI-M MLA irked by Governor’s remark

    CPI-M MLA irked by Governor’s remark

    In a statement, Tarigami said that the recent statement of Malik that “neither political parties nor other organizations are so relevant in Kashmir as youth” could have been avoided.

    October 3, 2018
  • Target the Child

    Target the Child

    Children deserved better from the party that claims to be the principal opposition in West Bengal. The extent of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Bangla bandh last Wednesday is of lesser moment than the fact that a bus ferrying 25 kids and a handful of teachers to DPS school at Megacity, on the outskirts of Kolkata, …

    October 1, 2018