There's a buzz going around that the CPI-M is a bit upset with the way Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is being glorified after he led the party to a historic win.
CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury's son Ashish passed away on Thursday morning due to COVID-19.
Incidentally, this is perhaps the first Assembly election in which the ruling government came out with a hashtag that they will become the first government to retain office in the state. The campaign was led by none other than Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan himself.
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on April 07 announced revised projection for CPI inflation of financial year 2021-22. "The projection for CPI inflation has been revised to 5% in Q4 of 2021, 5.2%, in Q1 of 2021-22, 5.2% also in Q2 of 2021-22, 4.4% in Q3, and 5.1% in Q4 with risks broadly balanced. On March 31, 2021, the government retained the inflation target at 4% with the lower and upper tolerance levels of 2% and 6%, respectively, for the next five years that is from April 2021 to March 2026. An inflation rate of 4% over the medium term has now been successfully entranced the economic landscape," said RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das.
A Kolkata court on Sunday sent TMC leader Chhatradhar Mahato to two-day National Investigation Agency (NIA) custody in connection with the 2009 murder case of CPI (M) leader Prabir Mahato.
The incident took place in Madhya Belegachi village on Wednesday evening when TMC activists were canvassing for party candidate Bivash Sardar for Baruipur Purba assembly seat.
Ashok Choudhary's meeting with Kanhaiya Kumar, a staunch communist, came at a time when the young politician is said to have been left mortified by a censure motion that the CPI recently passed against him.
China is sending a four-member team led by a vice minister of the Chinese Communist Party to Kathmandu in what is believed to be its effort to assess the ground situation and prevent a split in the ruling the Nepal Communist Party (NCP), a media report said on Saturday.
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CPI(M) MLA from Haldia, Tapasi Mondal, on Friday said she has resigned from the primary membership of the party, as there was barely any scope leftfor her there to work for the people of the state.
The JD(U) lost one constituency of the Bihar legislative council to an Independent candidate and held on to two others, while the other five were retained by the respective members belonging to the BJP, CPI and Congress in the polls held last month, officials said on Saturday.
The JD(U) lost one constituency of the Bihar legislative council to an Independent candidate and hold on to two others, while the other five were retained by the respective members belonging to the BJP, CPI and Congress in the elections held last month, officials said on Saturday.
Ajay Kumar will contest from Bibhutipur constituency while Rajendra Prasad Singh has been fielded from Matihani. Rajmangal Prasad will be contesting from Pipra and Satendra Yadav from Majhi assembly constituency.
Country witnessed several protests on September 21 against the farm bills. Communist Party of India (Marxist) blocked roads in Chennai and demanded the Chief Minister to not implement the bill in the state.
Communist Party of India (Marxist) workers held unique protest in Vizianagaram's Gumada Village on September 08. The protest was against the potholes on the district roads. Protestors demonstrated that they could swim and catch fish in it.
The Kerala Police on Tuesday formally arrested four Congress workers alleged to be part of the conspiracy to eliminate two activists attached to the youth wing of the CPI-M.
At least 12 people were injured in clashes between supporters of the ruling BJP and opposition CPI(M) in different parts of Tripura on Wednesday during a state-wide demonstration by the opposition party to protest against "anti-people" policies of the Centre, police said.
West Bengal secretary Surya Kanta Mishra on Wednesday accused the Trinamool Congress the government in the state of not conducting enough tests to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Communist Party of India leader and Rajya Sabha Member D Raja reacted on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's stand on COVID-19 and lockdown.