Communism

  • Special: Jyoti Basu, the king among communists January 18, 2010

    India has lost one of its tallest left leaders. Former West Bengal chief minister and CPM leader Jyoti Basu's death was announced by CPM State Secretary Biman Bose on Sunday. Basu's body has been moved to the Peace Haven mortuary. The 95-yr-old was hospitalised after a pneumonia attack 15 days...
  • Watch: A look back at signature cars of East Germany November 3, 2009

    This week marks the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall, an event that symbolized the downfall of Communism and the end of the Cold War. Germany has changed quite a bit since that time. Frederik Pleitgen takes a look at the auto industry, in particular those classic,...