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Maoists may be down, but not quite out. Their latest strike in Chhattisgarh proves this yet again.
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Parties announce candidates in Kerala - Indiatalkies.com
Thiruvananthapuram, March 13: The Congress-led UDF and the Communist Party of India-Marxist -led LDF announced their lists of candidates Thursday.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Shun personal attacks, be restrained: CPI-M tells campaigners - Indiatalkies.com
Kolkata, March 11: With his party coming under fire following some derogatory comments made by a leader at an election rally, CPI-M West Bengal unit secretary Biman Bose Tuesday called for restraint in canvassing and urged campaigners to desist from personal attacks.
DMK to play role in secular government: Karunanidhi
Chennai, March 10 : DMK president M. Karunanidhi Monday released the names of the party's candidates for 35 Lok Sabha constituencies, and said he and his party would like to see a secular government at the centre.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
CPI-M to go alone in Odisha - Indiatalkies.com
Bhubaneswar, March 10: The Communist Party of India-Marxist which had seat-sharing arrangements with the ruling Biju Janata Dal in the 2009 polls, Monday said this time it would fight the elections alone in Odisha.
Loyalties change in Kerala ahead of Lok Sabha battle
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala is witnessing political somersaults in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Communist Party expresses concern over serial mishaps in Navy
New Delhi, March 9, : Terming the mishaps taking place in the Indian Navy one after another as tragic, Communist Party of India leader Atul Anjan, on Sunday said that the scientists along with the government must spruce themselves up to do away with such anomalies which are recurring too often that poses a serious question mark on the nations ... (more)
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Indian Express
RSP quits LDF after being denied Kollam Lok Sabha seat. Will field their own candidate.
The Kerala unit of Revolutionary Socialist Party, a partner of the Communist Party of India at national level, on Saturday decided to quit from the Left Democratic Front, and field its own candidate in Kollam Lok Sabha seat in protest against the denial of the seat.
Jayalalithaa calls up Mamata, thanks her
Kolkata, March 7 : AIADMK supremo J. Jayalalithaa Friday called up Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee and thanked her for saying that she was open to supporting the Tamil Nadu chief minister if she wanted to become the prime minister.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
political parties participation in 2009 elections
If we ask you to hazard a guess as to how many political parties participated in the Lok Sabha elections of 2009, there is a big probability of your answer going well off the mark.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
AIADMK-Left alliance on the rocks?
Chennai, March 5 : The CPI and CPI-M will decide on the future of alliance with Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK party for the general elections as there has been no progress in their seat sharing talks, said party leaders Wednesday.
CPI-M decries increase in poll spend limit
New Delhi, March 5 : The CPI-M Wednesday said it was not "happy" with the Election Commission increasing the expenditure limits of candidates in the Lok Sabha polls.
Kerala parties yet to finalise seat-sharing
Thiruvananthapuram, March 5 : With the dates for the Lok Sabha polls announced Wednesday, political parties in Kerala said they were yet to conclude talks with their allies on seat- sharing.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
To Indian communists, some 'imperialists' are less worse than others. Their silence on Russia's invasion of Ukraine is thus not surprising.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Political leaders welcome move to investigate suspected kickbacks in...
Kolkata, Mar. 3: Politicians welcomed the decision of defence ministry as it ordered a bribery investigation over state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited's purchase of jet engines from Britain's Rolls-Royce Holdings in a deal worth at least $1.2 billion.
JD-U rules out alliance with Congress, sparks speculations - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi/Kolkata, Mar. 3: The decision of the Janata Dal United to rule out an alliance with the Congress in Bihar triggered volatility in state politics in the run-up for 2014 national polls.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
learning to act
Communist parties never tire of debating what is to be done. In the process, they often end up not doing the right thing at the right time.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Rezzak Mollah welcomes expulsion from CPI-M - Indiatalkies.com
Kolkata, Feb 26: Welcoming his expulsion from the CPI-M, veteran party leader and long-time West Bengal legislator Abdur Rezzak Mollah Wednesday said he was waiting for it.
The Indian Express
Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee defends 1993 firing on Youth cong supporters
Bhattacharjee, who is also a member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of India said that there was large-scale violence during the agitation and at least 70 police personnel were injured.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
11-party combination decides to throw Congress out of power
Putting an alternative to the existing Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party an 11 party combination on Tuesday decided to work against the both.