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.

BJP resorting to polarisation in poll-bound areas: Left

Left parties on Thursday accused the BJP of trying to "disintegrate" the social fabric by resorting to communal polarisation, specially in areas going to polls soon, and asked people to unite and resist such moves.

Left parties declare their candidates for Bihar Assembly by-polls

Three major left parties which have formed an alliance for Bihar Assembly by-elections today announced their candidates for the 10 seats that will go to polls next month.

Left parties form grand alliance in Bihar

Describing JD(U), RJD and Congress tie-up as "opportunistic", the three major Left parties in Bihar formed a grand alliance to contest Assembly by-polls on 10 seats in the state.

Biman denies Mamata asked Left delegation to guard own house

Left Front chairman Biman Bose, who led a Left delegation to a meeting with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee yesterday, today denied reports that Banerjee had asked them to guard their "own house" in the face of continued desertion of Left cadres to the BJP.

Left MP urges Modi to `scrap` Aadhaar, says US collecting biometric data of Indians

A Left MP on Monday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "scrap" the Aadhaar project launched by the UPA government in the wake of reports that US security agency NSA was allegedly "collecting the biometric data of Indian citizens".

Left asks governor to save Bengal from Trinamool`s `witch-hunt`

Accusing the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government of launching a "witch-hunt to stop the voice of democracy" in West Bengal, the opposition Left Front Wednesday submitted a memorandum to Governor M.K. Narayanan.

`Signals from Modi govt confirm communal polarisation fears`

CPI(M) on Thursday said the "initial signals" coming out after the Narendra Modi government took over have confirmed apprehensions of "sharpening of communal polarisation".

Somnath Chatterjee calls for immediate change in CPI-M leadership

In the backdrop of CPI-M`s dismal show in Lok Sabha poll, former party stalwart Somnath Chatterjee pitched for an immediate change in the party`s leadership.

From 60 to 12 MPs: Left supporters target `jaded leadership`

There is seething anger in the ranks of the Left over the drubbing it received in the Lok Sabha elections and senior leaders as well as sympathisers are clamouring for a new leadership.

It`s Mamata wave all the way in West Bengal, TMC wins 34 of 42 Lok Sabha seats

West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress put up a spectacular show, sweeping the Lok Sabha polls in the state to emerge as the fourth-largest party in the new Lok Sabha, while the BJP signalled its rise as a force by eating into the vote share of the erstwhile rulers Left Front which was nearly wiped out.