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D Raja elected new general secretary of Communist Party of India

D Raja was elected unopposed after incumbent S Sudhakar Reddy resigned on health grounds.

Jul 21, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

India's IIP growth at 3.1% in May, June retail inflation at 3.18%

In terms of industries, twelve out of the twenty three industry groups in the manufacturing sector have shown positive growth during the month of May 2019.

Jul 12, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Modi Violated Poll Code by Sharing Details of 'Sensitive' Defense Mission: Sitaram Yechury

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury has written to the Election Commission against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allegedly violating the poll code by sharing operational details of a “sensitive” defence mission in a television interview to influence voters.

May 13, 2019, 08:48 AM IST

Deshhit: Kanhaiya Kumar faces protest during his roadshow in Bihar

CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar faces protest from locals during his roadshow in Bihar's Begusarai. Watch video to know more.

Apr 17, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

Will teach Rahul Gandhi how to fight elections on ground in Wayanad: Left parties

The Left feels that the people of the constituency will not choose a candidate like Gandhi, as he would not be able to concentrate fully on their issues due to his busy schedule as Congress president at the national level.

Apr 03, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

Left Front to go all out to 'defeat' Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad, not withdrawing CPI Candidate

The Congress announced on Sunday, that Gandhi would contest from Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Kerala besides his traditional stronghold of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 02, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani campaigns for CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar in Bihar

Mevani's canvassing for Kumar, who is pitted against firebrand BJP leader Giriraj Singh is being seen as an attempt to garner Dalit support in favour of the upper caste CPI candidate in a caste-riven state like Bihar. 

Mar 29, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Lok Sabha election: Three-cornered contests likely in Telangana

Telangana, with 17 Lok Sabha constituencies, goes to the polls in the first phase on April 11.

Mar 27, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Deshhit: Watch detailed analysis of all the major news of the day, 25 February, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings detailed news stories of the day. Watch this video to know top stories of 25 February, 2019.

Feb 25, 2019, 21:52 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 Deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Feb 25, 2019, 21:00 PM IST

CPI joins hands with Ajit Jogi's JCC and BSP for Chhattisgarh Assembly elections

Mayawati had earlier agreed that the BSP will fight on 35 seats while the Janta Congress Chhattisgarh will contest on 55 seats. 

Oct 14, 2018, 17:03 PM IST

CPI, CPM choose separate paths in Telangana Assembly elections

The CPI and CPI(M), traditional Left allies in the country, have chosen separate paths for the coming assembly elections in Telangana. The CPI is part of the broad-based alliance of opposition Congress, TDP and Telangana Jana Samiti (TJS), which was formed to defeat the ruling TRS, while the CPI(M) will contest under the umbrella of the Bahujan Left Front (BLF).

Oct 03, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

UK inflation unexpectedly leaps to six-month high in August

Consumer price inflation rose at an annual rate of 2.7 percent in August, compared with 2.5 percent in July.

Sep 19, 2018, 15:22 PM IST

Telangana: Congress, TDP, CPI form grand alliance against TRS; call for President's rule

This is the first time in TDP's 35-year-old history that it is joining hands with the Congress in a state. 

Sep 12, 2018, 07:35 AM IST

Left to corner PM Modi on communal violence, lynching in Monsoon Session of Parliament

The CPI(M) and the CPI alleged that recent incidents of lynching and communal violence have "claimed" many lives in the country.

Jul 15, 2018, 11:39 AM IST

Entire system caved in during Emergency, Left parties were unashamed supporters of it: Arun Jaitley

Indira Gandhi imposed Emergency on June 25, 1975, on account of international disturbances, suspending key fundamental rights guaranteed under the Constitution to every citizen.

Jun 26, 2018, 18:10 PM IST

Tamil Nadu opposition seek intervention of Governor Banwarilal Purohit in Cauvery issue: Full text of the memorandum

They met him as a culmination of the week-long march demanding the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board.

Apr 13, 2018, 14:41 PM IST

You are Tamil Nadu's First Citizen, speak up on Cauvery issue: Opposition leaders tell Governor Banwarilal Purohit

They accused the Centre of attempting to delaying the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board with an eye on the coming Karnataka Assembly election.

Apr 13, 2018, 14:27 PM IST

Two drunk men - 1 from BJP, other from CPI - arrested for allegedly vandalising Periyar statue in Tamil Nadu

Police say they were drunk and attacked a bust of Periyar in northern Tamil Nadu's Tirupattur. The incident comes hours after a post by BJP leader H Raja on destroying Periyar statues sparked controversy.

Mar 06, 2018, 23:49 PM IST

BJP-IPFT storm leaves Tripura a fallen fortress for the Left

The Left is now dramatically more vulnerable. On the other hand, BJP says ally IPFT will be a part of the new government.

Mar 04, 2018, 00:16 AM IST