West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested in the Saradha scam, Friday claimed he has named to the CBI, several CPI-M leaders including MP Mohammad Salim for their involvement in the multi-crore scandal. The Left leaders dismissed the allegations.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee should have resigned over her cabinet member Madan Mitra's arrest in connection with the Saradha scam, CPI-M on Tuesday said but added it did not want Article 356 to be imposed in the state.
New Delhi: Cornered by a united Opposition and isolated within the BJP, Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti on Tuesday expressed regret in Parliament for using abusive language at a party rally in the capital.
The government on Thursday faced flak in the Lok Sabha for yet another day on the black money issue, with the opposition parties asking it to give a timeline by which the money stashed abroad would be brought back to India. Referring to the steps being taken by the government to unearth black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said government has identified 427 account holders associated with HSBC list and efforts are on to complete tax assessment by March 31, 2015.
Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Friday rebuked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not coming out of his ' pre-election phase' and ignoring the development of the country.
The CPI-M will organise demonstrations across the country, including at Parliament house in New Delhi on November 26, to protest against the curtailment of MGNREGA rural job scheme by the central government, a party leader said here Thursday.
Centre has turned down Kerala government's request to hand over to CBI the probe into the conspiracy angle behind the sensational murder of TP Chandrasekharan in the state -- a case which saw three CPI-M leaders being sentenced to life by a special court.