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  • CPI-ML LS candidate Jitendra Manjhi arrested for vandalizing police station April 23, 2014

    CPI-ML candidate from Gopalganj Lok Sabha constituency Jitendra Manjhi was on Wednesday arrested from the district collectorate premises soon after he filed his nomination papers in Bihar. An arrest warrant was pending against him since last year. ASP Anil Kumar said Manjhi was wanted along with his supporters in case number...
  • District Court remands MLA Mehebub Alam to judicial custody for 14 days April 5, 2014

    A North Dinajpur court on Saturday sentenced Bihar MLA Mehebub Alam to 14 days' judicial custody in connection with a clash between Congress and CPI(ML) at Itahar in the district. Alam, elected from Balarampur assembly in neighbouring Katihar district of Bihar from CPI(ML), was arrested from his residence on Friday. He was...
  • JMM declares three names, CPI-ML to fight eight seats March 11, 2014

    The ruling Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Tuesday announced names of three candidates for the Lok Sabha polls. The three include party chief Shibu Soren who would contest from Dumka. "Guruji (Shibu Soren) will contest from Dumka, Vijay Hansda is to contest from Raj Mahal and Jagannath Mahato will fight from Giridih,"...
  • ProTelangana leaders threaten 'militant struggle' January 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: Even as the prounified Andhra Pradesh leaders stepped up activity in New Delhi, Telangana seeking groups on Monday threatened to launch a "militant struggle" if their demand for a separate state was not conceded by January 28, "as promised" by the Centre. Congress legislators from Telangana decided to go...
  • Court to decide on Ghandy's prosecution under UAPA April 30, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday will decide whether Maoist ideologue Kobad Ghandy can be prosecuted under the stringent antiterror law of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA). The court had earlier declined from framing charges against Ghandy under the law due to a procedural goofup by the police. The court...
  • Naxals welcome Mamata's decision on Singur land May 21, 2011

    Kolkata: The CPI (ML) on Saturday hailed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's move to return 400 acres, acquired for the abandoned Tata Motors project at Singur, to the unwilling farmers, but said owners of the remaining 600 acres should also be compensated as no factory has come up there. "We...
  • Left to contest 26 seats in Uttar Pradesh March 26, 2009

    Lucknow: The Left will field 26 candidates in Uttar Pradesh, including against Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav in Mainpuri and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) nominee from Aonla Maneka Gandhi, in the coming Lok Sabha elections. "The CPI (Communist Party of India) will be fielding nine candidates from Ghosi, Lalganj, Ghazipur,...
  • Comrades slam Left leader CPI(M) January 8, 2007

    New Delhi: The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Monday was called antifarmer, feudal and even capitalist. The allegations must have hurt, as they came from another Leftist group. The Communist Party of India (Marxist Leninist) demonstrated outside CPI (M) headquarters in Delhi to protest against the death of at...
  • Left parties split over Singur issue December 7, 2006

    New Delhi: Tata Motors' small car project, spread over 997acre of land in Singur, may bring the CPM a bad name. The Left's national headquarters in Delhi was gheraoed on Thursday and protesters called the party "bourgeoisie". Not just the Trinamool, it is the ultraLeft taking on the Left. The march...