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23 September, 2018 1:15 PM 8 parties to meet for Madhya Pradesh alliance talks: Loktantrik Janata Dal

The Congress, meanwhile, on September 23 said that the party was still hopeful of an alliance with the BSP. Eight political parties will meet on September 30 to work out an alliance against the ruling BJP in the forthcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls, Loktantrik Janata Dal mentor Govind Yadav said Sunday. The move comes against the backdrop of Mayawati-led 40

29 August, 2018 11:54 AM Country moving towards dictatorship: Lalu Prasad Yadav on arrest of activists

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre, saying the “country is moving towards dictatorship”. Speaking to mediapersons after being brought from Patna to Ranchi, the former Bihar chief minister condemned the arrests of activists by police on Wednesday. The RJD supremo 134

21 August, 2018 4:27 PM 'Likes, dislikes' of leadership determine India's policy making: Niti Aayog chief

Likes and dislikes of leadership determine the policy making in India, Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar said today. Kumar, while participating in a panel discussion at a book launch function, further said Indian policy making is "a lot about individuals" and it has not often been "aligned with national interest". Citing example of late CPM leader 126

14 August, 2018 5:02 PM Somnath Chatterjee's Body Donated To Hospital, Skin Used For Graft

Somnath Chatterjee's daughter Anushila Bose said that she was told that part of her father's skin was grafted today on a burn case patient. Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee's body will be used for educational purposes by medical students at a hospital, a senior doctor informed today. He said every part of the leader's body will be used for education 102

14 August, 2018 2:53 AM In Somnath Chatterjee's Last Journey, Angry Family Turns Down CPM Request

A sour note was struck at the Bengal Assembly where Somnath Chatterjee's body lay in state when his daughter responded with some hostility. The death of Somnath Chatterjee on Monday and the day-long events that followed have opened up a Pandora's Box the former Lok Sabha Speaker would most likely have frowned down upon. As his body was taken to three 122

13 August, 2018 4:45 AM Somanth Chatterjee Was Admired Across Party Lines: Rahul Gandhi

Somnah Chatterjee passed away at a private hospital in Kolkata this morning following multiple organ failure. Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today condoled the death of former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee, who passed away at a private hospital in Kolkata this morning following multiple organ failure. The former Lok Sabha Speaker and expelled member 66

4 August, 2018 6:59 PM CPM Demands Law To Tackle Lynching Incidents

The CPI (M) on Saturday demanded enactment of a comprehensive law to tackle crimes like mob lynching in the current session of Parliament to meet the apex court directions. After the two-day meeting of the politburo which concluded today, the Left party said that the government and the law enforcement agencies "cannot turn a blind eye to such crimes" 94

13 July, 2018 2:46 AM 2019 Anti-BJP Front Already Has A Name, Says Left's Sitaram Yechury

Sitaram Yechury contends that there was no possibility of a "mahagathbandhan" or Grand Alliance before the elections because "because we are a country of such diversity". The opposition coalition that hopes to dislodge the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government in 2019 already has a name. But Communist Party of India Marxist leader Sitaram 58

31 May, 2018 11:28 AM CPM takes comfortable lead in Chengannur Assembly bypoll in Kerala

Chengannur: Counting of votes for the bypoll to the Chengannur Assembly seat in Kerala is underway on Thursday with CPI-M candidate, Saji Cherian, taking a comfortable lead of over 4,000 votes after counting started for the third round. "The signs are good and victory is becoming clear because I have led in all the 14 booths in the first round which 52

24 May, 2018 7:10 AM Furious Mamata Banerjee reprimands DGP Neelamani Raju for making her 'walk a few metres'

In a video shared by news agency ANI, Mamata Banerjee can be seen expressing her displeasure to the DGP.  Soon after arriving for Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy's swearing-in ceremony at the Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was furious. An angry Trinamool Congress chief reprimanded Karnataka Director General 60