Tripura tribal council polls: Vote counting today

The votes for the 30-member Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) would be counted today.

Civic polls victory answer to Opposition's slander: Mamata Banerjee

With West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress sweeping the civic polls in the city and the state, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Tuesday that the victory was an answer to the Opposition's slanderous campaign against her.

April 30 strike proves unholy Left Front-BJP nexus: TMC

The Trinamool Congress on Monday said that the April 30 general strike called by the Left Front and the BJP proved the existence of a "unholy nexus" between them and warned that people would give a befitting reply to any attempt at disturbing peace.

After Left, BJP calls West Bengal bandh on April 30

The West Bengal unit of BJP on Monday called a 12-hour statewide bandh on April 30, a day after the Left Front gave a similar call on that day to protest against "terror and violence" by the ruling Trinamool Congress in the just-concluded civic elections.

Left Front calls for 12-hour general strike in Bengal Thursday

West Bengal's opposition Left Front on Sunday called a statewide 12-hour general strike on April 30 in protest against what it called "destruction of democracy" by the ruling Trinamool Congress in the recent civic polls.

Communist outfits welcome Yechury's election as CPI-M general secretary

Leaders of communist outfits on Sunday welcomed CPI(M) Rajya Sabha Parliamentarian Sitaram Yechury's election as his party's General Secretary, hoping the move will help strengthen the Left movement in the country.

CPI-M conclave salutes 'martyrs' of West Bengal

The Communist Party of India-Marxist's on-going Congress has saluted 104 "martyrs" who sacrificed their lives in West Bengal and has alleged that subversion of democracy and democratic rights is widespread the state.

CPI-M refutes PM Modi's views on Left rule

The CPI-M on Thursday quoted official data to challenge Prime Minister Narendra Modi's claims that West Bengal suffered economically during 34 years of Left Front rule.

Achuthanandan cuts a lonely figure in CPI-M

Is the CPI-M boycotting veteran leader and former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan?

Delhi polls: All Left candidates lose deposits

All the 15 candidates of the seven-party Left front lost their deposits in the Delhi Assembly elections as none of them could garner even 1,000 votes.

Eve-teasing protester's death: Howrah bandh today

Opposition parties will on Wednesday observe a bandh in Howrah city and the district to protest the killing of a youth by drunken men for protesting against eve-teasing.

BJP plans to wipe away Left from Tripura by 2018, says Ram Lal

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national secretary Ram Lal said that the party here plans to uproot the Left Front from its last bastion Tripura by the year 2018.

Tripura to set up new varsity

The Left Front government will set up a state university in Tripura and this will be taken up in the budget session of the assembly beginning Feb 16, a minister said here Thursday.

Govt can't blame Opposition for bedlam in Parliament: Yechury

Senior CPM leader Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday said the Government can't escape from its responsibility by blaming Opposition for frequent disruptions in Parliament, and questioned the ruling alliance over taking frequent recourse to ordinance route to push through legislations.

Mass movement after Netai massacre ousted Left Front: Mukul Roy

The mass movement that was started after the killing of villagers at Netai put the last nail in the coffin of the Left Front rule in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy said here on Wednesday.

Left Front demands to declassify Netaji files

The Left Front in West Bengal has demanded to immediately declassify the secret files related to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and declare his birthday on January 23 as "Desh Prem diwas".

Left Front leaders meet PM over Saradha scam issue

A delegation of Left Front leaders from West Bengal on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding coordinated investigation by various Central probe agencies into the Saradha chit fund scam and other such ponzi schemes.

Left Front meets PM Modi, demands for unified probe into Saradha scam

A delegation of the West Bengal Left Front on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and submitted a memorandum demanding for a coordinated investigation into the multi-crore Saradha chit-fund scam and adequate compensation for the victims.

Prospect for Left, secular forces in 2016 Assam polls: Yechury

CPI(M) Politburo member Sitaram Yechury on Saturday said Left and secular forces have a very good prospect in 2016 Assam Assembly elections as people are "disillusioned" with both Congress and BJP governments.

Left Front demands Kerala finance minister's arrest

Thiruvananthapuram: The Left Front on Friday demanded arrest of Kerala Finance Minister K.M. Mani after the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Bureau (VACB) filed a case against him over allegations that the state bar association gave him a Rs.1 crore bribe to reopen the closed bars.