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Lokpal Bill set for passage in RS
New Delhi, Dec 17 : Decks have been cleared finally for the passage of the Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with all parties barring the Samajwadi Party, which walked out of the House in protest but did not disrupt enough the proceedings, reaching a consensus on it and supporting the bill during the debate.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Can AAP replace the Left as the fulcrum of a 3rd Front?
Arvind Kejriwal's party will need around 50 Lok Sabha seats to make a pitch for the Left's space in national politics, points out Saroj Nagi.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Government studying NGOs' letter on Gujarat snooping - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Dec 10: The home ministry is examining a letter by some NGOs and political parties seeking a judicial probe in the snooping controversy concerning the Gujarat government, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said Tuesday.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
President, Sonia leave for Mandela memorial service - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Dec 9: President Pranab Mukherjee Monday described Nelson Mandela as the "last of the giants who led the world's struggles against colonialism" as he led an Indian delegation, which included Congress president Sonia Gandhi, to South Africa for the memorial service of the anti-apartheid icon.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
AAP did really well in Delhi polls, should be acknowledged'
Zee Media Bureau New Delhi: Commenting on the Assembly Elections results, Communist Party of India leader D Raja on Monday said that performance of the Aam Aadmi Party must be acknowledged.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Fundamental issues with Anti-Communal Violence Bill: D Raja
New Delhi, Dec. 6 : Communist Party of India leader D Raja said on Friday there are fundamental issues with the 'Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill, 2013' and added that the government cannot encroach upon the powers of state governments using this legislation.
Justice Ganguly is a victim of Trinamool conspiracy, says the CPI
In the corridors of the headquarters of the Communist Party of India on Alimuddin Street in Calcutta, a conspiracy theory is being given shape ever since the name of Justice A.K. Ganguly was made public, ending two weeks of speculation about the identity of the Supreme Court judge accused of sexual harassment by a female law intern from Calcutta.
Criminal cases against 17 percent of Rajya Sabha MPs
New Delhi, Dec 6 : Nearly 17 percent of current Rajya Sabha members have criminal cases against them, according to a report compiled by Association for Democratic Reforms and National Election Watch .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
CPI-M mourns Mandela's demise
New Delhi, Dec 6 : The Central Committee of the Communist Party of India-Marxist mourned the demise of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela on Friday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Prioritise Lokpal, women's bills, says CPI-M
New Delhi, Dec 5 : The government should give priority to passing the Lokpal and the women's reservation bills in the short winter session of parliament, the Communist Party of India-Marxist said Thursday.
Communal Violence Bill should not be for political gain: CPI's Subhashini Ali
Kanpur, Dec. 5 : Communist Party of India leader Subhashini Ali said it was extremely wrong to propose Communal Violence Bill to please a particular section of society for political gain.
Don't need lessons in democracy from Trinamool: Left
Kolkata, Dec 5 : The Left Front Thursday hit back at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for criticising the opposition's decision to boycott the ongoing assembly platinum jubilee celebrations.
Axe Aadhar tie-up with US firm - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Dec 5: The CPI-M Thursday described as "a matter of deep concern" that a US company with CIA links was providing software to manage the data base for the registration of Aadhar scheme.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mamata slams opposition for boycotting assembly jubilee - Indiatalkies.com
Kolkata, Dec 4: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday said the opposition's "discourteous" decision to boycott the platinum jubilee celebrations of the state assembly was tantamount to insult of the nation and the state.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Session too short to bring up Women's Reservation Bill - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Dec. 3: Communist Party of India leader D Raja said he doubts if the government will take up the Women's Reservation Bill as it is a shortest session.
Money for Kashmir going inside pockets of corrupt Naqvi
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said the money collected for the progress of Jammu and Kashmir goes inside the lockers of a limited section of society instead of the common man, due to corruption.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
CPI-M to rev up mass movement against Trinamool
Kolkata, Dec 1 : West Bengal's opposition Communist Party of India-Marxist Sunday said it will undertake sustained mass movements across the state in protest against the ruling Trinamool Congress-perpetrated attacks on democracy and the resultant lawlessness.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
CPI-M to blockade Oommen Chandy's house from Dec 9
Palakkad , Nov 28 : Kerala's opposition CPI-M Thursday decided to intensify its protest against Chief Minister Oommen Chandy by staging a blockade of his official residence in the state capital from Dec 9, a party leader said.
Iran accord shows India in poor light: CPI-M - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Nov 29: A nuclear pact reached between Iran and the P5 and Germany has exposed the "shortsighted" nature of Indian diplomacy, the Communist Party of India-Marxist has said.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Opposition, educationists hit Kolkata streets over Saradha scam - Indiatalkies.com
Kolkata, Nov 28: Academicians and political leaders Thursday stepped up the heat on West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress by holding demonstrations and taking to the streets of the state capital over the Saradha scam.