Basudeb Acharia

  • Parties express concerns over rupee devaluation in Lok Sabha 05-08-2013 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: Serious concern was expressed in Lok Sabha on Monday over the declining value of rupee and a serious economic situation, with CPI(M) asking the government to take immediate measures to retrieve the situation. "Government has failed to check the sliding of the rupee which is now worth over...
  • CPM for sacking of Law Minister after SC observations 30-04-2013 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: CPI(M) on Tuesday demanded sacking of Law Minister Ashwani Kumar after Supreme Court observations against the government in the coalgate and asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to place facts before the nation. "Supreme Court's scathing remarks regarding the sharing of the CBI's coalgate report with the Law Minster...
  • Left lashes out at govt for giving Z-plus cover to Ambani 22-04-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Left parties on Monday lashed out at the government for providing armed commando cover to top corporate leader Mukesh Ambani, saying the common people have been left in the lurch as gruesome incidents of rape keep happening. "It is unprecedented that at a time when such ghastly and...
  • Opposing FDI priority in Parliament, says CPM 13-11-2012 10:46 PM

    New Delhi: Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) leader Basudeb Acharia said on Tuesday that opposing FDI in multi-brand retail was the party's "top priority" in the winter session of Parliament. "FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) in mutlti-brand retail is top priority," Acharia, leader of the CPM in the Lok Sabha, told...
  • Govt wants to weaken the Constitution: CPI (M) 27-12-2011 04:01 PM

    New Delhi: CPI (M) leader Basudeb Acharia on Tuesday advocated that Lokpal should have an independent investigative agency. He said that the government wants to weaken the constitution with this bill. "We attended 3 all-party meetings, we gave many suggestions. If Lokpal does not have its own investigative agency, what...