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Communist Party of India


Champion of woman labourers, veteran Communist leader Roza Deshpande dies

September 19, 2020 10:57 pm

Daughter of Communist Party of India’s (CPI) founding member Shripad Amrit Dange, Deshpande started her political career with All India Students Federation (AISF) and was active during Samyukta Maharashtra and Goa liberation movements.

Will fight politically, legally sedition case against Kanhaiya Kumar: CPI

February 29, 2020 5:42 pm

"The party is confident that Kanhaiya Kumar will come out unscathed as the charges are false and politically motivated," the CPI said in a statement.

DMK’s election affidavit says it gave Rs 40 crore to three allies for expenses

September 24, 2019 8:37 pm

In the expenditure affidavit, DMK had submitted to the Election Commission of India that it spent around Rs 79 crore for the elections, out of which Rs 40 crore had been donated to its three partners.

Lok Sabha polls 25 days away, still no clarity on Congress candidate in Wayanad

March 28, 2019 3:17 pm

While a section of the state leadership were in favour of a national leader contesting from Kerala, there were murmurs in the party about the message it would send nationally by fielding Gandhi against a CPI candidate.

CPI to contest in 55 LS seats in 24 states: Sudhakar Reddy

March 14, 2019 10:08 pm

Left parties have effectively raised voice against corruption, black money and misuse of power by the Centre in the Parliament and in favour of the poor, middle classes and others, he said.

Give Kerala Rs 2,600 cr if you want to reject UAE's offer: CPI to Centre

August 23, 2018 5:25 pm

If the Centre wants to reject the Rs 700-crore offer of the UAE to Kerala for flood relief operations, it should give a Rs 2,600-crore interim assistance as sought by the southern state, the Communist Party of India (CPI) said on Thursday.

Senior leaders out, CPI brings in JNU's Kanhaiya Kumar

April 30, 2018 3:07 pm

Former JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar was elected to the 125-member party national council of the CPI.

Addition sums

February 22, 2018 12:49 am

The two party chiefs, K P Oli and Pushpa Kamal Dahal, will take turns to run the government and jointly manage the party.

CPI expects to unite with CPI-M in 4-5 years, reasons that led to split irrelevant today: Sudhakar Reddy

July 10, 2017 4:56 pm

"It (the unification) should happen; otherwise both the parties will suffer. We have a feeling that the Left movement is in difficulty these days so there is no necessity for duplication of work by the two parties, doing same type of work," Reddy told PTI.

Opposition parties to field nominee for Prez post, says Communist Party of India's Sudhakar Reddy

June 20, 2017 5:14 pm

The CPI leader said their opposition is not individually to Kovind, but on principles.


Bajrang Dal, VHP activists attack CPM office in Chandigarh

February 17, 2016 4:06 pm

Chandigarh, Feb 17 (ANI): Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Dal activists allegedly attacked the office of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Sector 30 B here on Wednesday. CPI (M) state secretary Raghunath Singh said they were at home when they received information of VHP and Bajrang Dal activists raising slogans against the CPM, CPI and Prakash Karat. He confirmed lodging a complaint with the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) who sent some policemen there. He also went on to describe the ongoing JNU students row as being fascist in nature.

JNU protests: Sitaram Yechury allegedly receives threat call

February 15, 2016 1:14 pm

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury allegedly received threat calls late last night for supporting the protests at the Jawaharlal Nehru University. The Delhi Police on Monday beefed up the security outside CPI (M) office after a complaint was registered at Mandir Marg Police Station. The Police have put all the call on surveillance.