Conspiracy against Achuthanandan, says Karat

CPI-M General Secretary Prakash
Karat on Friday defended former Kerala Chief Minister VS
Achuthanandan saying he is an efficient leader.

Jan 20, 2012, 22:49 PM IST

Cong spent crores to bribe MPs in 2008: Karat

CPI(M) on Wednesday charged Congress
with buying many MPs to save its government in a trust vote in
July 2008 and demanded a wider probe into the matter.

Jul 20, 2011, 22:32 PM IST

PM under Lokpal: Cong reversing stand, says Karat

CPI(M) accused Congress of
reversing its own stand of bringing the PM under Lokpal purview.

Jul 02, 2011, 19:44 PM IST

Karat for TN-like EC steps in Bengal against black money

The CPI-M requested the
Election Commission to take measures in checking flow of black
money in the ongoing West Bengal Assembly elections, saying
there was already evidence of use of illegal money in the

Apr 21, 2011, 18:26 PM IST

CPM cadres not linked to Maoists: Karat

The CPI-M claimed that its cadres were not linked to Maoists but were engaged in generating awareness and public support against the ultras in West Bengal.

Jan 30, 2011, 21:59 PM IST

Karat attacks UPA on inflation, petrol price hike

The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Sunday slammed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government for failing to control rising food inflation and repeatedly hiking petroleum prices.

Jan 16, 2011, 19:27 PM IST

Efforts on to make India junior partner of US: Karat

In a veiled attack on the UPA
government, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Monday
alleged people in power want to make India act as a "junior
partner" of the United States.

Dec 07, 2010, 00:53 AM IST

Karat accuses UPA govt of patronising Mamata and Maoists

The CPI(M) on Friday accused the UPA
government of patronising Trinamool Congress chief Mamata
Banerjee and the Maoists to oust the Left Front government
from power in the 2011 West Bengal assembly elections in the

Sep 18, 2010, 00:25 AM IST

SC directive on foodgrains is an order: Karat

The Centre has to comply with the
Supreme Court`s directive on providing free foodgrains to the
poor despite Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s reservations,
CPI-M General Secretary Prakash Karat said today.

Sep 09, 2010, 18:38 PM IST

Stones in Kashmir can`t be met with bullets: Karat

CPI-M has condemened the deaths of over 60 civilians in police firing in J&K.

Aug 23, 2010, 13:18 PM IST

No alliance or united front with Congress, says Karat

The CPI(M) today categorically
ruled out forging an alliance or a united front with the
Congress in future.

Aug 10, 2010, 17:42 PM IST

Party will react to Somnath`s charges, says Karat

Under attack from veteran leader
Somnath Chatterjee over the Left`s electoral debacle, CPI-M
general secretary Prakash Karat Sunday remained tight-lipped
about criticism of his leadership and said his party would
react to it.

Jul 26, 2010, 00:20 AM IST

CPI(M) will intensify struggle against rising prices: Karat

CPI(M) today said it would intensify the struggle against rising prices and would
not be deterred by the "politically motivated propaganda"
losses the hartal caused to the nation.

Jul 07, 2010, 17:21 PM IST

Bhopal gas disaster: Karat to visit Bhopal on July 2

CPI(M) General Secy Prakash Karat will be here in the city on July 2 to launch a nation-wide campaign on `Hidden dangers of the Bhopal gas disaster.`

Jun 24, 2010, 14:41 PM IST

N-liability bill to safeguard US interests: Karat

Maintaining that the Bhopal
verdict was of "direct relevance" to the Nuclear Liability
Bill, the CPI(M) today said the legislation bore the
"handiwork" of US nuclear industrial lobby.

Jun 16, 2010, 18:45 PM IST

Set up independent probe on Bhopal, GoM will not do: CPI(M)

The CPI(M) Saturday sought a
comprehensive and independent inquiry into all aspects of the
Bhopal gas tragedy.

Jun 12, 2010, 18:05 PM IST

Karat for like-minded secular forces, Left to come together

CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash
Karat today said like-minded secular forces and Left parties
should come together to combat the "wrong economic policies of
the UPA and the communal agenda of the BJP".

May 18, 2010, 22:34 PM IST

UPA govt tapped phones of Pawar, 3 others

The UPA govt indulged in tapping the phones of senior political leaders.

Apr 24, 2010, 10:21 AM IST

Fight against Maoists not law & order problem: CPM

The government should fight the
Maoist militancy "politically" and "ideologically" instead of
treating the problem purely as law and order situation, CPI(M)
General Secretary Prakash Karat said here today.

Apr 21, 2010, 21:42 PM IST

Swaraj, Karat write to Antony HC verdict on women in Services

Two women Members of Parliament
have urged Defence Minister A K Antony not to oppose the Delhi
High Court verdict on granting permanent commission to female
officers in the armed forces.

Apr 07, 2010, 22:06 PM IST