Need for strong Left at national level: CPI

Describing the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls as "crucial", CPI today said there was a need to defeat BJP in the forthcoming polls and also emphasized on the "reunification of the communist movement" in the wake of assembly polls due in several states next year.

Murli Manohar Joshi meets Sushma Swaraj

With the opposition launching a fresh offensive seeking her resignation over 'Lalitgate', External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj received support from veteran BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi who met her on Thursday night at her residence here.

Rajnath Singh meets PM Modi as 'Lalitgate' rages on
Rajnath Singh meets PM Modi as 'Lalitgate' rages on

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and is believed to have discussed about the fallout of the raging controversy over help provided to Lalit Modi by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.

Modi govt undermining Parliament, institutions: Raja

CPI MP D Raja on Thursday shared the concerns expressed by BJP patriarch L K Advani's over the possibility of an Emergency in India saying the Modi government was undermining Parliament and other institutions.

Re-promulgation of land ordinance is challenge to Parliamentary democracy: CPI

Attacking the Centre for re-promulgating the land ordinance for the third time, the CPI on Sunday said that the government's move is a challenge to the Parliamentary democracy at a time when the bill was under the scrutiny of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC).

CPI hails Kerala HC ruling on holding of Maoist views

CPI on Saturday welcomed the Kerala High Court ruling that being a Maoist is not a crime and police cannot detain a person for merely saying he or she is one unless their activities are found to be unlawful.

Anti-Corruption Bill can't be passed in a hurry: CPI

Communist Part of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Thursday said the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, cannot be passed in a hurry and must be thoroughly scrutinised by a Parliament Committee.

Masarat Alam arrest: J&K govt should act with firmness, says Raja

Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Friday said the PDP- BJP coalition should act with firmness in response to Masarat Alam's separatist rally.

Reveal names of NPA defaulters: CPI asks govt

 CPI on Thursday asked the government to reveal the names of defaulters, especially the corporate houses, responsible for a large chunk of about Rs 2.60 lakh crore worth of unpaid bank dues, instead of merely focussing on asking people to give up LPG subsidies.

Sudhakar Reddy re-elected CPI General Secretary

CPI on Sunday re-elected S Sudhakar Reddy as its General Secretary.

Take action against those attacking minorities: MPs to Govt

Members in Rajya Sabha on Monday sought stern action to check growing attacks on minorities citing instances of rape of a 70-year-old nun in Bengal and demolition of a church in Haryana, with the government saying communal amity must be maintained at all costs.

Communal incidents rising: Rajya Sabha members

The centre on Monday reiterated that it was dedicated to maintaining social harmony as a Rajya Sabha member raised the issue of a nun`s rape in West Bengal and the attack on a Haryana church.

Communal incidents rising, says CPI leader D Raja

The Centre on Monday reiterated that it was dedicated to maintaining social harmony as a Rajya Sabha member raised the issue of a nun's rape in West Bengal and the attack on a Haryana church.

Bar bribery row: Kerala Finance Minister should resign, says D Raja

Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Saturday said Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani`s position has become untenable following the bribery allegations levelled against him, and added that the latter should step down from his post.

Black money issue: CPI seeks action from govt following revelation of new names

The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Monday sought action from the Centre over the revelation of nearly 1200 Indians hold accounts in Swiss banks.

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

Religious conversions are dangerous and unacceptable, says D Raja

Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Monday said religious conversions carried out by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) linked groups is dangerous and unacceptable.

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.

Black money: CPI asks govt to come out with all names

CPI on Monday asked the government to come out with names of all those who have allegedly stashed illegal money abroad, saying the Narendra Modi-led dispensation lacked political will to do so.

Govt's move to deregulate diesel prices will have very adverse impact: D Raja

Communist Party of India ( CPI) leader D Raja on Saturday opposed the government's move to deregulate the prices of diesel, saying such a move will have a cascading effect on the prices of all essential commodities and put further stress on the people.