“There is no time-frame for the merger. But we are trying for the merger to happen at the earliest,” said Yechury.
CPI called upon the government and TRAI “to come up with a concrete action plan to protect open internet and net neutrality.
A nine-member Central Control Commission, a 125-member National Council and a 31-member National Executive were also elected.
He waged a long battle against superstition. He was the communist who also engaged with the caste question.
RPI leader Ramdas Athawale participated in a ‘rasta roko’ at suburban Chembur here today to support the bandh.
CPI appealed to Delhi voters to elect the Left candidates and urged its various branches, supporters, etc.
“Secularism reflects the character of India. Socialism reflects the goal India has to achieve,” Reddy said.
“Barack Obama, Hands Off India,” chanted nearly 100 protesters during their march in New Delhi.
A B Bardhan’s condition is now stated to be stable.
CPI today criticised Bollywood actor Salman Khan for reportedly campaigning for Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, saying it was “shameful”.
Lokayukta had earlier rejected CPI claim that the anti-corruption ombudsman did not have the powers to conduct such a probe.
Week-long protest against Centre’s moves such as raising FDI cap in insurance sector and imposition of RSS and Hidutva ideologies in education sector.
Lai has 85 households and a population of around 400.
Most of the 10-15 members of Kandulna’s platoon look well under 18 years of age.
Saturday’s incident was the third such case in the region in the past fortnight.