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Assam attack: Opposition parties demand 'ruthless suppression' of NDFB(S)

Four opposition parties on Friday demanded "ruthless suppression" of NDFB(S) responsible for carrying out serial attacks on Adivasi villages in Assam, killing scores of tribal settlers.

Bhagwat's remarks on conversions 'reckless': CPI

Terming RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat's recent remarks that conversions will continue to take place in the country as "reckless", CPI on Monday said that RSS and its organizations should stop all attacks against the minorities in the interest of unity and integrity of India.

Madhubani police firing judicial probe report blames RJD, CPI

The judicial commission, which probed the Madhubani police firing on October 12, 2012, has held the RJD and the CPI responsible for escalating the "riotous situation" by resorting to vandalism and burning of government offices in the town.

CPI's D Raja condemns Peshawar school attack

CPI on Tuesday condemned the terror attack in a school in Peshwar killing over 100 children and said it has shaken the conscience of humanity to the scourge of global terrorism

Former CPI district secretary quits party

 CPI leader P Ramachandran Nair, against whom disciplinary action was initiated over the 'payment seat scandal', today announced his decision to quit the party.

Top Kerala CPI leader quits party

Senior CPI leader P Ramachandran Nair announced on Saturday that he has quit the party as he is pained to see that certain vested interests have ganged up and taken it over.

Noisy scenes in Kerala Assembly over CM's remark against CPI

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala assembly Thursday witnessed noisy scenes leading to a walkout and adjournment of House for one hour after Opposition demanded that the remark made by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy against CPI be expunged from the Assembly records.

NCP spent over Rs 51 crore, BSP Rs 30 crore in LS, Assembly polls in 2014

The NCP spent over Rs 51 crore while BSP shelled out more than Rs 30 crore during polls this year in the country, according to the latest data on parties' election expenses which, however, are yet to be shared by BJP and Congress.

'Janata Parivar' leaders sided with BJP in past for power: CPI

Senior CPI leader Atul Kumar Anjaan on Friday said that claims of the 'Janata Parivar' of working for farmers' interest and opposing communal forces do not suit its leaders as they have "sided with the BJP for power in the past."

CPI plans all-party meet on Karnataka move to build check dams

 The CPI state unit today said it would take steps to organise an all-party protest against Karnataka's plans to construct check dams across the Cauvery river.

Opposition slams govt on 'move' to bring changes in MNREGA scheme

Targeting the government over its reported move to bring changes in MNREGA, Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Thursday said that it seems to be trying to wind up the ambitious rural job guarantee scheme launched by the UPA.

Campaigning ends for first phase of Jharkhand polls on November 25
Campaigning ends for first phase of Jharkhand polls on November 25

Campaigning on Sunday ended in 13 Maoist-affected constituencies going to the polls on November 25 in the first phase of five-stage elections to the 81-member Jharkhand Assembly.

CPI charges BJP with politicising the fishermen issue

CPI on Saturday charged the BJP with politicising the release of five fishermen of Tamil Nadu who were sentenced to death by a Sri Lankan court on drug trafficking charges.

RTI norms: CIC to hear complaints against 6 political parties

A full bench of the Central Information Commission will hear on Friday complaints against six national political parties for non-compliance of its order that they came within the ambit of RTI Act and had to put in place all mandatory requirements under the law.

CPI(M), CPI sink differences: United LDF stir against Mani

Burying the strained relations between CPI-M and CPI, opposition LDF in Kerala today decided to launch a joint agitation, seeking resignation of Finance Minister K M Mani who has come under a cloud following a bribe allegation over the bar licence issue.

4 Left parties to launch joint struggle against Punjab govt

Four left parties-CPI, CPI(M), CPM Punjab and CPI (ML) Liberation on Wednesday launched a demonstration against the Akali?BJP government in Punjab and demanded realisation of the demands of workers, peasants and the unemployed.

Sterilisation deaths: Chhattisgarh CM should quit, says CPI

CPI on Wednesday demanded the resignation of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and the state's health minister saying they should take responsibility for the botched operations at a sterilisation camp at Bilaspur which have left 11 women dead.

Six Maoists, including a woman, surrender before cops in Chhattisgarh

Six Maoists, including a woman cadre, on Tuesday surrendered in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon district, police said.

Political parties demand withdrawal of EC's poll-funding guidelines

Political parties have opposed the Election Commission (EC) guidelines on ensuring transparency in electoral funds and sought their rollback calling them legally "untenable" and "vague".

CPI urges LG to check 'attempts of communal polarisation' in Bawana

The Delhi unit of Communist Party of India (CPI) has written a letter to Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung urging him to take all preventive measures to "save" Outer Delhi's Bawana area from "attempts of communal polarisation" in view of possible Delhi Assembly elections.