Left joint movement asks Centre to not hang Yakub Memon

A joint movement of six political parties including the CPI(M), CPI and MDMK on Monday urged the Centre not to hang 1993 Mumbai blast death row convict Yakub Memon.

Left seeks tough action over Kerala 'custodial death'

The opposition Left Front in Kerala is demanding "tough action" against police officials in Kottayam district over the death of a 40-year-old labourer allegedly in police custody.

Left lacks representation in Land Bill panel, complains CPI(M)

CPI(M) members in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday complained of lack of representation of Left parties in the joint parliamentary committee on the Land Acquisition Bill, alleging that the constitution of the panel smacked of "manoeuvring".

BJP, Left bandh in West Bengal: Normal life hit; govt buses vandalised

Normal life was hit in most parts of West Bengal, Thursday, in view of the bandh called by the Left and the BJP to protest against the alleged incidences of violence during the just-concluded civic polls.

Woman legislator from the Left bit me: Congress MLA

Amidst the pandemonium that broke out in the Kerala assembly on Friday, a Congress legislator alleged that he was bitten by Jameela Prakasham, a woman legislator from the Left.

Left boycotts Governor's address in Kerala Assembly

The Left opposition walked out of the assembly on Friday as soon as Kerala Governor P Sathasivam rose to read out the government`s policies for the year.

Is AAP's victory a sign of postmodern politics or urban class consciousness?

For the time being, it must be unequivocally be stated that the AAP politics has really bought a new feeling among the common man and if the party fulfils its promises, then the impact will be really substantial.

CPI-M's final call for Achuthanandan to attend conference

In what appears to be the last and final call to veteran leader V.S. Achuthanandan who has walked out of the ongoing party conference, the CPI-M asked him to return to the ongoing party meet for its last day Monday.

Pansare death: Left lashes out at 'divisive communal forces'

Seething over the murderous attack on veteran CPI leader Govind Pansari, Left parties on Saturday said that the incident was a reflection of the growing intolerance of divisive communal forces to freedom of expression and called for such "inhuman and anti-democratic moves" to be defeated.

Opposition resists govt attempt to introduce bill in Rajya Sabha

Opposition in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday resisted the government attempt to introduce a bill passed by Lok Sabha, questioning the procedure adopted.

Oppn wants bill on repealing laws to be sent to Select panel

Some opposition parties, including Left and Congress, on Wednesday pushed for referring to a Select Committee a bill that aims at repealing and amending some laws which is planned to be introduced in the Rajya Sabha.

TMC MP faces BJP, Left attack in LS on remarks against PM Modi

TMC member Kalyan Banerjee was on Tuesday under fire from BJP and Left in Lok Sabha for his alleged objectionable remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, leading to uproar and threat of censure motion being moved against him if he did not apologise.

BJP slams Left leadership over demand to meet PM

Accusing the Left Front of trying to divert the attention from the Saradha scam, state BJP today said Left's appeal to meet PM Narendra Modi over the scam, was a ploy to prove TMC's allegation that Modi is controlling the probe.

McKinsey CEO Dominic Barton praises PM Modi

World's largest whiteshoe consulting firm McKinsey CEO Dominic Barton says that India is back on the priority list of CEOs after Narendra Modi's ascension to power.

Arun Jaitley deeply disappointed as TMC chief Mamata Banerjee slams BJP
Arun Jaitley deeply disappointed as TMC chief Mamata Banerjee slams BJP

Slamming Mamata Banerjee's remarks in response to BJP's allegations of her party's involvement in multi-crore Saradha chit-fund scam, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said that he is deeply disappointed by her statement.

Left parties to meet in Delhi; CPI sings unity mantra

Communist Party of India (CPI) on Thursday said that six Left parties, including CPI(M), would meet in the national capital on November 1 to evolve a joint action plan and stressed the need for unity among the communist outfits.

Congress alleges Rs.500 crore scam in Tripura

The opposition Congress in Left-ruled Tripura Monday alleged that Rs.400-500 crore have been embezzled in the last two financial years, and that it would move the high court for a CBI probe into this.

Left women bodies hold rally supporting Saradha probe

In a tit for tat move against TMC women's wing's rally against CBI probe into the Saradha scam, women's organisations affiliated to Left parties today took out a well-attended rally in support of the probe.

CPI(M) to form broad based platform of Left parties: Karat

CPI-M will soon form a broad based platform of Left parties to organise intensive movements in the country, party general secretary Prakash Karat said on Thursday.