Kerala Left begins 140-day protest near CM`s home

The Left opposition in Kerala has begun a 140-day protest near the official residence of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, in an attempt to pressure him to resign over what has come to be called the "solar scam".

Congress, Left attack Narendra Modi over stalking issue

An expose of the alleged "state-sponsored stalking" of a young woman in Gujarat prompted the Congress and the Left Saturday to attack the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

Mamata`s allowance to Imams unconstitutional: Bengal court

The Calcutta High Court declared the monthly allowances given to Imams and muezzins by the West Bengal government as unconstitutional.

What`s wrong if parties make promises, asks CPI-M

The CPI-M Monday came out against proposals to enact guidelines regarding election manifestoes and said there was nothing wrong if political parties make promises to voters.

After whip, slap: Will Mamata now watch her tongue

Political opponents and civil society groups Monday flayed WB CM Mamata Banerjee for calling photo-journalists "uncivilized" and threatening to slap them, just days after threatening to whip her security personnel.

Mamata government afraid of being red-carded: CPI-M

The CPI-M Sunday said the Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government was now making desperate efforts to placate Governor MK Narayanan since it was now afraid of being "red-carded" by the central government.