CPI

Restoring order in the court

The darkest day in the history of the judiciary in independent India is January 12, 2018. On this day, in an unprecedented move, the four senior-most …

Central Bureau of Investigation

Left parties protest against Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu

The left parties on Monday staged a protest near India Gate in Delhi against Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India.<p>Communist …

Israel

Avoid pomp in coop congress: K.C. Joseph

Congress leader and former minister K.C. Joseph has called on the government to ensure that the upcoming Sahakarana Congress (Cooperative Congress) …

Indian Politics

High Drama in Parliamentary Panel Meet Over Air India Disinvestment

Share this:<p><b>New Delhi</b>: Most members of a parliamentary panel sought the withdrawal of a draft report opposing the disinvestment of Air India at a …

India

Maoist camp attacked, 1 killed

Security forces attacked a Maoist camp in Rajandangaon district of Chhattisgarh on Monday and gunned down one alleged member of the outlawed …

India

CPI(M) conference to focus on strengthening party at grass roots

The district conference of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) [CPI(M)] that will be inaugurated by party State secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan at …

Indian Politics

Christian, Islamic and Communist Plot to Destroy Indian Judiciary and Governance

• shares<p>On March 19th, 2015 around the completion of 300 days of the BJP government led by Narendra Modi – Annie Raja, wife of Daniel Raja – leader of …

India

Ambedkar statue defaced near Mecheri

Tension prevailed at Mallikuntham village near Mecheri town on Saturday morning after some miscreants defaced a statue of Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar with …

Indian Politics

‘Justice League’: Here’s what front pages say about the rebellion of four senior SC judges

Justices Jasti Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph openly protested the bypassing of established traditions in the court by …

India

Ask Karnataka to stop work on bund, Goa CM tells Chief Secretary

Panaji: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has directed Goa Chief Secrerary Dharmendra Sharma to immediately write a letter to his Karnataka counterpart …

India

Dalits in Ambalapattu were attacked by upper-caste Kallar’s on New Year’s eve

An arch had been erected and festoons were up. It was New Year’s eve and a Dalit colony in Ambalapattu village of Tamil Nadu’s Thanjavur district was …

Indian Politics

CPI Party Congress crucial: Kanam

The Centre has been suppressing democratic protests, forcing farmers and labourers to forego their rights to protect capitalist interests, Communist …

Indian Politics

India paves way for foreign stakes in Air India

Foreign investors will be allowed to own 49 per cent of Air India when it is privatised, opening the path for companies such as Singapore Airlines to …

India

CPI(M) opposes FDI in single brand retail

The CPI(M) has opposed the Centre’s decision to allow 100 per cent FDI through the automatic route in single brand retail trade. The party said the …

Air India

Kerala govt pays for Pinarayi Vijayan's chopper trip from Cyclone Ockhi relief fund, BJP cries foul - Firstpost

BJP leaders in Kerala had met the central team visiting Cyclone Ockhi-hit areas in the last week of December and sought a mechanism to ensure that …

India

CPI vows to work for defeat of BJP

The Communist Party of India (CPI) is planning formation of ‘mahagathbandhan,’ a grand alliance of secular and democratic forces, to oust the BJP …

Indian Politics

Withdraw FRDI Bill in public interest, demands CPI

The national council of the Communist Party of India (CPI) has adopted a resolution asking the Central government to withdraw the Financial …

India

Five Maoists arrested in Narayanpur

Chhattisgarh police arrested five alleged members of the outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist) in Narayanpur district of south Chhattisgarh on …

Indian Politics

Labour unions of Shiv Sena, CPI(M), RSS unite against changing Maharashtra rule on closing factories

The proposed amendment to the Industrial Disputes Act would make it mandatory only for factories with 300 workers or more to seek permission before …

Shiv Sena

CITU backs TNSTC employees

Members of the Centre of the India Trade Union (CITU) affiliated to the Communist Party of India (M) on Monday staged a dharna in front of the …

Indian Politics

Political parties welcome SC’s decision to reconsider law criminalising homosexuality

The Nationalist Congress Party, however, urged the court to consider the ‘sentimental and religious’ impact of any landmark decision.<p>Most political …

India

Parliament to go paperless

The Centre is keen to bring its “go green initiative” to the hallowed portals of Parliament and State Assemblies and move to paperless functioning …

India

Madurai Corporation must scrap property tax revision, says CPI(M)

The Madurai urban unit of Communist Party of India (Marxist) has demanded scrapping of Madurai Corporation’s recent revision in property tax.<p>As part …

India

Editors Guild and Others Condemn UIDAI’s FIR Against Reporter for Exposing Aadhaar Leaks

Share this:<p>UIDAI has responded saying it “respects free speech including the freedom of press and media,” and that the FIR should not be viewed as …

India

Balram’s FB post kicks up a storm

Congress MLA V.T. Balram’s Facebook post portraying Marxist leader A.K. Gopalan (AKG) in poor light by questioning the age difference between AKG and …

CPI(M) to counter ‘unitary culture’ with ‘Tamil national identity’

It is an unusual poster from the Tamil Nadu Progressive Writers and Artists Association (TNPWAA), the cultural and literary wing of the Communist …

India

Yechury: Assembly polls will be a battle between communal forces, others

The general secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxists) Sitaram Yechury said here on Thursday that there would be a “stiff battle between …

India

Centre not treating all religions equally: Kodiyeri

Communist Party of India (Marxist) State secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan has said that the attitude and approach of the BJP-led government at the …

India

Samajwadi Party calls for Opposition unity against future use of EVMs in polls; meeting of 'like-minded' parties on 6 January - Firstpost

<b>Lucknow</b>: The Samajwadi Party has called a meeting of Opposition parties on Saturday to discuss the "functioning of electronic voting machines (EVMs)" …

Samajwadi Party

Technology ‘nailed’ Maoists: DGP

For many, technology had become a tool of development but it turned out to be disruptive force for Maoists, felt Telangana DGP in-charge M. Mahender …

India