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Economy

India Ideas Summit: PM Modi invites US to invest in agriculture sector

Marking a dual departure from the RSS’s economic ideology, Modi said at the India Ideas Summit he wanted human-centric growth and FDI in farm

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India

CPM, party that was once anti-computers, connects via video conferencing

Is Sitaram Yechury going online a case of irony, of emulation of Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee or of glossing over its past today’s generation is unaware of?

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India

JNU activists, communist politicians target Rashtrapati Bhavan

Sitaram Yechury, Prakash Karat, Brinda Karat, D Raja and Sharad Yadav accompanied JNU students in the march but were detained on the way

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India

JNU vandalised; activists get another field day

Thirty-four students injured in an attack on Sunday were treated at AIIMS and discharged even as politicians issued statements on the incident

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Crime

Politicians, lawyers, journalists question Hyderabad ‘encounter’

While journalists condemned the encounter killing, some politicians exercised caution to avoid antagonising people who were cheering the cops

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Elections

Yechury believes CPM can make a comeback in Bengal

The CPI(M), which got a historic low of only three seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha election, did not win any in West Bengal for the first time since its inception in 1964

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India

Opposition ‘vidicated’ by reinstatement of CBI’s Verma; Jaitley says CVC asked for officers’ leave

New Delhi: Narendra Modi is the first premier to have “his illegal orders set aside by the Supreme Court”, the Congress said on Tuesday while the CPI(M) asked for the prime minister’s resignation after the apex court reinstated CBI director Alok Kumar Verma. Other parties, including the RJD and the PDP, joined in to say […]

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India

सिर्फ प्रचार का तमाशा कर रही सरकार—येचुरी

नई दिल्ली— मार्क्सवादी कम्युनिस्ट पार्टी (माकपा) ने देश की अर्थव्यवस्था को खस्ताहाल बताते हुए प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी की सरकार पर आरोप लगाया है कि वह सिर्फ प्रचार और वीडियो जारी करने का तमाशा कर रही है। सोमवार को माकपा के महासचिव सीताराम येचुरी ने विभिन्न आर्थिक मोर्चों पर सरकार के निराशाजनक प्रदर्शन का हवाला देते […]

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India

Yechury gives ‘Modi Hatao, Desh Bachao’ call

Kolkata: The CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday called upon all secular and democratic forces to dislodge the Narendra Modi-led BJP government in the 2019 Lok Sabha election. “In West Bengal, ‘Modi Hatao, Desh Bachao, and TMC Hatao, Bengal Bachao’ will remain our stand,” Sitaram Yechury said here. When the elections will near “appropriate electoral […]

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India

भाजपा को रोकने के नाम पर ममता से हाथ मिलाने का सवाल ही नहीं उठता — येचुरी

नई दिल्ली—माकपा महासचिव सीताराम येचुरी ने कहा है कि देश में भाजपा को रोकने के लिये विपक्ष की एकता के नाम पर पश्चिम बंगाल में तृणमूल कांग्रेस (टीएमसी) से हाथ मिलाने का सवाल ही नहीं उठता है। येचुरी ने आज संवाददाताओं को बताया कि भाजपा की अगुवायी वाली सरकारें देश में और ममता बनर्जी की […]