Bandh in Nadia's Nakashipara over Panchayat Pradhan's murder

A 12-hour bandh was on Sunday observed in Nakashipara block of Nadia district by CPI(M) in protest against the murder of a Gram Panchayat pradhan belonging to the Marxist party.

I am still a Marxist: Dalai Lama

Describing himself as a Marxist, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Tuesday said many Marxist leaders have now become capitalists in thinking.

Colombia rejects FARC's verification demand for ceasefire

Colombia on Thursday welcomed an offer by Marxist rebels for a ceasefire but rejected their demand for independent monitoring, putting the plan to stop hostilities on uncertain ground hours before it was to start.

Tripura's CM Manik Sarkar invites PM Modi to address his Cabinet

In an unexpected move, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, heading the only Leftist regime in the country, has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address the state Cabinet.

Pope says communists are closet Christians

Pope Francis, whose criticisms of unbridled capitalism have prompted some to label him a Marxist, said in an interview published on Sunday that communists had stolen the flag of Christianity.

RSP MP`s house stoned in Kerala, parties deplore attack

Unidentified persons pelted stones at the house of newly-elected RSP MP NK Premachandran here but none was injured, even as party leaders alleged that it appeared to be a handiwork of "political rivals."

Pope Francis says he is no Marxist

Pope Francis said he knew a lot of "good" Marxists but was no communist himself, following criticism of his diatribes against unfettered capitalism from conservative commentators in the United States.

Tripura CPI(M) leader`s bed of cash

A CPI(M) leader in Marxist-ruled Tripura who lay on a bed of cash withdrawn from his own bank account to fulfil a long cherished dream, is in deep trouble with his party.

CPI(M) announces year-long programme for Basu centenary

CPI(M) announced a year-long programme on Saturday on the occasion of the birth centenary of Marxist patriarch and former West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu from July eight.

Political-ideological platform launched for Left

`New Socialist Initiative` was launched to forge a new language for the entire Left at a time when questions are being posed about the relevance of the movement.

CPI(M) KZD Sect’s contempt petition against media

CPI-M functionary approached Kerala HC seeking contempt action against media for allegedly making derogatory statements after Chandrasekharan`s murder.

Revolutionary Marxist Party leader hacked to death

Chandrasekharan, who was expelled from CPI(M) few years back, had floated his outfit challenging the party in its stronghold Onchiyam.

Capitalism to give way to socialism: Buddhadeb

Known as a pragmatic Marxist, former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee on Sunday sang the old tune, saying capitalism would ultimately give way to socialism.

I am still a Marxist and will campaign for Left: Somnath

Former Speaker Somnath Chatterjee plans to campaign for the party in the Assembly elections as he still feels he is a

Advani predicts end of Marxist rule in Bengal

Blaming Marxism for the spread of
violence as well as Maoism in the country, Senior BJP leader L
K Advani Tuesday said time had come for the end of Left Front`s
"misrule" in West Bengal.

Beck now calls Obama "Marxist"

Fox News host had earlier characterized US President Obama as a racist.

Marxists have degenerated into anarchic violence: Karat

CPI-M general secretary
Prakash Karat today spit fire at the outlawed Maoists saying
they have degenerated into anarchic violence in the guise of
fighting for the cause of the oppressed classes.

I`m a Marxist: Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama credits capitalism for bringing new freedoms to China.

Bengal bids emotional farewell to Jyoti Basu

Hundreds of thousands of mourners, many of them weeping, poured onto the streets of Kolkata Tuesday as the body of India`s longest serving chief minister and Marxist icon Jyoti Basu was taken on the last journey and handed over to a hospital for medical research.

Bring back one lakh Tamil IDPS from India: JVP

SL`s opposition Marxist JVP
party asked the govt to expeditiously bring back about
one lakh displaced people now living in TN and warned
that intel pressure would mount if IDPs in northern
region are not resettled soon.