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Karl Marx

China warns party members to stick to Marx, not 'ghosts and spirits'

President Xi Jinping said last year the party`s decision to stick with the political theories of Karl Marx remained "totally correct".

Feb 28, 2019, 09:58 AM IST

On his 200th birth anniversary, Karl Marx continues to haunt us

Marxism is at the end of a day a collectivist and totalitarian philosophy. And, at the heart of collectivism and totalitarianism lies darkness.

May 03, 2018, 14:00 PM IST

In poll-bound Gujarat, Modi says new India will be made on tech revolution

PM Modi on Friday said his government is aiming towards digital transformation across rural India.

Oct 07, 2017, 18:24 PM IST

Marxism faces risk of becoming irrelevant: Chinese General

As China held its first world Marxism Congress, a Chinese military general has warned that Marxism would become irrelevant if the political and economic ideology that changed world failed to find answers to contemporary social problems.

Oct 11, 2015, 16:49 PM IST

Socialist Jeremy Corbyn elected UK opposition Labour leader

Avowed socialist and Karl Marx admirer Jeremy Corbyn was elected leader of Britain`s opposition Labour party on Saturday, a result that may make a British EU exit more likely and which senior figures have said would leave their party unelectable.

Sep 12, 2015, 16:30 PM IST

Karl Marx letter fetches $678,000 at China auction

A handwritten letter by Karl Marx accompanied by a vintage photograph of the author of "Das Capital" sold Tuesday for $678,000 at an auction in China, the China Daily newspaper reported.

Dec 17, 2014, 06:36 AM IST

Sign of the times as Russian athlete shows faith

The sight of a Russian athlete crossing herself before a race was one small example among many of how the country has changed in the generation since it last hosted the Olympic Games.

Feb 15, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

Marx, Lenin not untouchables: Mamata Banerjee

The CM`s remarks came amidst recommendations made by a syllabus reforms committee for excluding Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, from text books.

Apr 09, 2012, 19:05 PM IST

Mamata wants end of Marx, Engels in WB textbooks

Trinamool Congress defended the move, claiming the attempt is to "correct the imbalance" which was there is history textbooks in the state schools.

Apr 06, 2012, 17:50 PM IST

Vatican thumbs up for Karl Marx amid recession

Amid the worst recession in generations, Karl Marx, who famously described religion as "the opium of the people", got a thumbs-up from the Vatican overturning a century of Catholic hostility to his creed.

Oct 23, 2009, 00:35 AM IST