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In October 1984, I got my first academic job at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences in Kolkata .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Will continue to write, paint to fund Trinamool's campaign: Mamata
Notwithstanding the opposition's strident attack on the sales proceeds of her paintings during the Lok Sabha poll campaign, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday said she would pen books and take to the canvas yet again to fund her party's election expenses in the coming years.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
NC, Congress divorce in Kashmir after six years in power
The nearly six-year-old alliance between the Congress and the regional National Conference in Jammu and Kashmir Sunday came to an end with both parties announcing their going separate ways.
D Raja believes Pakistan should honor ceasefire agreement
New Delhi, July 20 : Communist Party of India leader D. Raja on Sunday said that Pakistan should honor the ceasefire agreement and avoid indulging in such provocative actions.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Left parties sweep Tripura panchayat polls
Further consolidating its rural stronghold, Tripura's ruling Left Front, led by the Communist Party of India-Marxist , Saturday won a landslide in the three-tier panchayats election in the state.
Himachal CPI-M to oppose move to relax land laws
Shimla, July 19 - The Himachal Pradesh unit of the Communist Party of India-Marxist Saturday decried the state government's move to dilute the land reforms and tenancy act, especially section 118, in the state.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
5 things you need to know about arrested Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda
He is the top commander of armed Naxal groups operating in the state and his involvement has also been detected in operations outside the state like in Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Indian Express
Youth missing, his notebook found during Maoist encounter
Police said the index of one of these notebooks carried the signature of "Vishwa," suspected to be a name given by Maoists to Santosh Shelar Investigative agencies claim Pune is emerging as a major centre for Maoists looking for "urban talent" for their armed struggle which they want to spread in cities.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Rajya Sabha members seek details of destroyed files
Rajya Sabha members Monday sought details from Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the files destroyed by the home ministry, and called his statement presented in the house vague.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Rs 1000 allowance to ANMs in Haryana
The Chief Minister also announced to increase the Uniform Allowance of the ANMs from Communist Party of India organised a protest against Rashtriya Uchhattar Skiksha Abhiyan , an educational system adopted by the state government last year, and submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister through the Mandi deputy commissioner on Thursday.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Ruckus in Rajya Sabha over destroyed home ministry files
The Rajya Sabha was disrupted Wednesday as opposition members raised the issue of historic files being destroyed by the home ministry.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bengal celebrates Jyoti Basu's birth centenary
West Bengal Tuesday celebrated the birth centenary of Jyoti Basu - one of the most revered Indian politicians and the state's former chief minister - with blood donation camps, seminars and cultural programmes.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Price rise: Opposition walks out of Rajya Sabha, Lok Sabha adjourned
Opposition parties Monday staged a walkout in the Rajya Sabha expressing dissatisfaction over Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's reply on price rise, even as the BJP tried to blame the previous Congress-led government, calling inflation a legacy of the UPA.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Left agitations not producing desired results: CPI
Expressing serious concern over the erosion in the Left parties' votebank, the CPI Sunday conceded that their agitations in the recent past on various issues had not produced the desired outcome.
CPI-M's future in national politics zero: Mollah
The future of the Communist Party of India-Marxist in national politics is zero, expelled CPI-M leader Abdur Rezzak Mollah said Sunday.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Mamata will lose support if Tapas Paul not expelled: Amar Singh
RLD leader Amar Singh Saturday said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will face grave consequences and lose a large portion of her supporter base if she did not expel Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul, who is facing the heat over his rape and violence remarks.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Indo-Pak stance on Kashmir must not derail talks: Communist Party of India
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/04-Jul-2014/indo-pak-stance-on-kashmir-must-not-derail-talks-communist-party-of-india For news details Read on : Indo-Pak stance on Kashmir must not derail talks: Communist Party of India New Delhi- The leader of Communist Party of India , D Raja called on the Indian government to ... (more)
'Change the design of Polavaram Project', says CPI (M) National Secretary Prakash Karat
Communist Party of India National Secretary Prakash Karat speaking to media in Vijayawada on Friday emphasized the need to have discussions on water, power issues by the two governments.
Fear of Maoist disturbances in Sept keeps cops on their toes
With the outlawed Communist Party of India planning to create disturbances to mark its decade of formation this September, police is bracing up to counter any such move and make people aware about the "futility" of the rebel movements.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
TMC trying to save Tapas Pal, says Brinda Karat
Communist Party of India Marxist leader Brinda Karat today fired salvos at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for not taking any action against MP Tapas Pal for his derogatory rape remarks.