Prakash Karat

CP(M) expels Rajya Sabha MP Ritabrata Banerjee for 'anti-party' activities; feud deepens between Yechury, Karat camps

CP(M) expels Rajya Sabha MP Ritabrata Banerjee for 'anti-party' activities; feud deepens between Yechury, Karat camps

Banerjee's expulsion from the party points towards a deepening feud between the Sitaram Yechury camp and the Prakash Karat camps

Sep 14, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

CIC reconstitutes bench to hear complaints against political parties

CIC has constituted a larger bench to hear complaints against six national political parties not adhering to the CIC order bringing them within the ambit of the RTI Act.

Aug 02, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
NDA to announce presidential candidate by June 20: Sources

NDA to announce presidential candidate by June 20: Sources

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA is likely to announce its candidate for the upcoming presidential elections on June 20, said an ANI report. 

Jun 16, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Gen Bipin Rawat has let down high professional standards of Army: CPI(M) mouthpiece People's Democracy

Gen Bipin Rawat has let down high professional standards of Army: CPI(M) mouthpiece People's Democracy

"The Army Chief is reflecting the views of the Modi government which seeks to suppress the people of Kashmir."

Jun 06, 2017, 12:34 PM IST
Tamil Nadu govt announces inquiry commission to look into violence during pro-Jallikattu protests

Tamil Nadu govt announces inquiry commission to look into violence during pro-Jallikattu protests

The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday announced the setting up of an inquiry commission to look into the incidents of violence during the pro-Jallikattu protests across the state.

Jan 31, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

Jallikattu: Independent probe into police attack on protesters needed, says Prakash Karat

The state-wide Jallikattu protests, predominantly by students, ended on January 23 after the Tamil Nadu assembly passed a bill replacing the Ordinance for conduct of the bull taming sport. 

Jan 26, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
 Kerala govt to amend law to give Achutanandan key post

Kerala govt to amend law to give Achutanandan key post

Amid reports that Marxist veteran V S Achutanandan is set to be appointed Chairman of Kerala Administrative Reforms Commission.

Jul 04, 2016, 18:38 PM IST