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CPM plans corrective course to woo Kerala voters

Following four-day-long deliberations, the CPM last week chalked out several strategies to reach out to people

Kerala student stabbing case: 2 SFI leaders arrested, CPM says won't protect culprits

On Friday morning, Akhil Chandran, a third-year student of BA Political Science, was stabbed in the chest by SFI leaders on the 153-year-old campus following differences between the two groups.


West Bengal Assembly: Two resolutions on ‘rising communalism’ passed by House after a united discussion

The CPM and the Congress have often held the TMC responsible for the rise of communal forces in Bengal.

Party failed to gauge mood in Kerala: CPM

The CPM-led Left Democratic Front (LDF) could win only one out of the 20 seats in Kerala in the parliamentary elections. The CPM’s Central Committee said the party, which was hopeful of getting a majority of the seats in Kerala, had failed to understand the mood of people.

Delhi Confidential: Tough times

Not only is the party’s national party status under question, but it may also lose its office in Parliament House.

Introspection session: CPM to look into factors leading to debacle in Kerala

The electoral base of the party, the Politburo said, saw a big erosion in its strongholds.


West Bengal results: Alliance could have staved off BJP, say CPM, Congress

West Bengal election results: A major stumbling block was the CPM fielding sitting MP Mohammad Salim as the alliance candidate in Raiganj and the Congress insisting on fielding Deepa Dasmunshi there.

CPM looks to put up tough fight in two South Bengal seats

While both TMC and BJP organised massive public meetings, road shows and rallies, the CPM conducted door-to-door campaigning and street corner meetings to re-establish a connect with the people.

Congress seeks more seats, Opposition talks in West Bengal, Bihar come under strain

At stake in these two states are 82 Lok Sabha seats, crucial for the Opposition bid to upstage the BJP from power. The Congress has so far managed seat-sharing pacts in only Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Jharkhand and is racing against time to conclude these

West Bengal: CPM candidates for Raiganj and Murshidabad begin campaigning

Recently, CPM’s Central Committee approved an understanding with the Congress in West Bengal and proposed “no mutual contest” in the present six sitting Lok Sabha seats, currently held by Congress and the Left Front.

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Tripura elections: CPM seeks to defend its red bastion from BJP

Tripura elections: The election official said that 76 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 6 pm but the percentage is likely to increase as several people are still in the queue to cast their vote.

Kerala Budget Brawl: Protest within and outside Assembly as KM Mani presents Budget

Finance Minister K M Mani tabled the budget for the next fiscal amidst unprecedented protest within and outside Kerala Assembly,


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Somnath Chatterjee will be remembered for always being above party politics

The best example of his non-partisan behaviour is, of course, from 2008 during the Indo-US nuclear deal. Read more: https://bit.ly/2vES2Tu

Keystrokes: Congress Vs CPM, Kerala Vs West Bengal

Marxist veteran V S Achuthanandan on Wednesday broke ranks with his fellow comrades from Kerala and backed the West Bengal unit’s demand for an electoral understanding with the Congress for the forthcoming assembly elections. This is not surprising since the 92-year-old veteran is perhaps trying to please the leaders from Bengal and hoping to secure […]