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  • Buddhadeb Bhattacharya hits out at PM, says Congress damaged India 05-04-2014 10:37 PM

    Hitting out at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharya said, "The Prime Minister has bifurcated the country into two nations, one belonging to the super rich and the other belonging vast multitude of poor. Hence we cannot allow the Congress to experiment with our country...
  • 'You can't be secular by protesting against one individual' 14-04-2013 06:42 PM

    Communist Party of India-Marxist leader Brinda Karat on Sunday reacted sharply to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's demand for a secular prime ministerial candidate saying, "You can't claim to be secular by just protesting against one individual. We are opposed to BJP's communal policies". ...
  • I am confident government will lose vote on FDI: Prakash Karat 03-12-2012 03:24 PM

    He also said that Kamal Nath is wrong to suggest that FEMA amendments can be tabled and approved by one House only. ...
  • Congress has political agenda behind direct cash transfer scheme: Oppn 03-12-2012 11:58 AM

    The BJP, the CPI-M and the Samajwadi Party are against the direct cash transfer scheme introduced by the government. ...
  • Crisis managers of UPA failed: Mohd Salim 30-12-2011 02:42 PM

    New Delhi: CPI(M) leader Mohd Salim criticised the UPA on Friday saying that the crisis managers of the coalition failed. "Crisis managers of the UPA failed. There was no understanding between the Congress and the TMC, and within TMC, there were two divergent views. The leaders and MPs cannot do...
  • More amendments to Lokpal on the way: Yechury 22-12-2011 02:58 PM

    CPI-M Politburo member Sitaram Yechury said on Thursday that the Lokpal Bill should have been introduced in the Parliament after the Constitutional Amendment. "However, both are being brought together. Definitely there will be more amendments," he said. ...
  • UPA govt is pro-rich: CPI(M) leader Nilotpal Basu 04-11-2011 02:00 PM

    CPI(M) leader Nilotpal Basu said that all Mamata Banerjee is trying to do is buy time and hoodwink the people. ...
  • Lokpal Bill can't be passed in this session: CPM 24-08-2011 07:45 PM

    CPI(M) MP and Politburo member Sitaram Yechury asked the Government to withdraw the Lokpal Bill from Parliament and table a new draft of the legislation. Addressing the media after the all-party meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday, Yechury said the new draft should incorporate some provisions of the Government's version,...
  • Anna arrested: Left slams UPA govt 16-08-2011 11:26 AM

    CPI(M)leader Brinda Karat said the government is steep in high level corruption that is why it is intolerant to people who speak against it. ...
  • Battle for the States: West Bengal the Red land 30-04-2011 10:08 PM

    Our special presentation on what exactly is changing the equation in Bengal politics. ...
  • Mamata disastrous for West Bengal: Somnath 27-04-2011 12:16 PM

    Expelled CPM leader Somanth Banerjee speaks to CNN-IBN about which party is better for West Bengal. ...
  • Left leader abuses Mamata during poll campaign 23-04-2011 05:14 PM

    Anil Basu is under fire for publicly abusing Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee at a public meeting on Friday. ...
  • Battle For The States: The West Bengal polls 16-04-2011 10:23 PM

    Watch the election special 'Battle for States' as the Left Front and the Trinamool Congress gear up for West Bengal polls. ...
  • WB polls: Buddhadeb reaches out to young voters 02-04-2011 08:03 AM

    It is a 'make-or-break' election for the ruling Left Front in West Bengal. Facing its toughest electoral battle in 34 years and knowing very well that the youth vote is crucial and potential game changer, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee himself is taking the lead to engage them, something he has...
  • Left will win Bengal, Kerala polls: Karat 27-03-2011 06:08 PM

    This week on Devil's Advocate, Karan Thapar talks to CPI(M)General Secretary Prakash Karat about the Left's view of its prospects in the forthcoming elections, WikiLeaks and more. ...
  • Young faces in Left's candidate list; will this work? 13-03-2011 09:33 PM

    In a revolution of sorts, at least in ticket distribution, the Left Front in West Bengal denied nominations to nine ministers and fielded 149 new candidates. ...
  • WB: 149 new names in Left's list of candidates 13-03-2011 05:49 PM

    The Left Front on Sunday released its list of candidates for the Assembly elections. Taking chances, the Left has fielded an unprecedented number of new candidates. ...
  • Lalgarh killings: Netai village lives in fear 21-01-2011 09:19 AM

    Two weeks after gun-firing allegedly by armed CPI-M cadres, Netai villagers fear for their life. ...
  • CPM cadres are killing TMC workers: Mamata 07-01-2011 05:56 PM

    Kolkata: Trinamool Congress chief and Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee paraded the bodies of her party workers allegedly killed by Left Front cadres in Kolkata while accusing the West Bengal government of targeting her supporters. "In West Bengal after Lok Sabha polls more than a thousand people have been killed. TMC...
  • Rajarhat may be the next flashpoint in Bengal 27-11-2010 12:32 PM

    Will Rajarhat be the next flashpoint in West Bengal like Singur and Nandigram? With the Left Front leaving no stone unturned to make investments for the companies in the hope of bringing back the jobs, it has once again soured the relationship between the Trinamool and the Congress. ...
  • Manmohan Singh is a weak PM: Arun Jaitley 20-11-2010 06:52 PM

    The Opposition is adamant on its stand for an investigation by a Joint Parliamentary Committee into the 2G spectrum scam. BJP's Arun Jaitley called Manmohan Singh a weak prime minister for failing to act against corruption while CPI-M's Brinda Karat turned down the Prime Minister's appeal to allow Parliament to...
  • Is the govt diluting the N-bill under US pressure? 23-08-2010 11:19 PM

    On India at 9, CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai spoke to Minister of State Prithviraj Chavan on the issue. ...
  • Mamata slams Left at rally, asks Maoists to talk 09-08-2010 11:47 PM

    At a rally in Maoist dominated Lalgarh, Mamata Banerjee urged the rebel group to sit for talks with government. ...
  • Didn't mean to target Karat in my book: Somnath 05-08-2010 09:17 AM

    In a Face The Nation special, Sagarika Ghose speaks to former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on his latest book. ...
  • CPI-M, RSS more violent than us: Popular Front 22-07-2010 10:19 AM

    PFI, which faces ban for chopping the hands of a professor, has accused Kerala's Left Front government of witch-hunt. ...
  • Was the bandh called by Opposition justified? 05-07-2010 11:21 PM

    The bandh disrupted economic activities with commodity markets and the transport sector taking a hit. ...
  • Left celebrates 33 years in power in Bengal 22-06-2010 09:04 AM

    Its leaders urged the party cadre to keep their morale high till the 2011 state assembly polls. ...
  • Has Mamata conquered West Bengal? 03-06-2010 12:19 AM

    The state's urban voters gave the thumbs down to the Left. ...
  • Bengal results out: Mamata smiles, Left glum 02-06-2010 01:25 PM

    Trinamool Congress storms to power in Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections on Wednesday. ...
  • Left happy but BJP slams Manmohan 24-05-2010 11:06 PM

    Manmohan Singh-led United Progressive Alliance Government has completed its first year in power. ...