The Telegraph
Tuesday , May 31 , 2016

Politburo frowns on alliance unit

The CPM politburo today formally reprimanded the Bengal unit for its pre-poll understanding with the Congress, underlining that it had violated the Left party's approved political-tactical line.   | Read..

Ivory-tower politics: Cong

The Congress was cautious in reacting to today's CPM criticism of the informal alliance in Bengal but the Marxists' "blunt" statement prompted some party seniors...   | Read..

Mannan appeal

Abdul Mannan, who was today named leader of the Congress legislature party, said the deputy Speaker should be chosen from the Opposition.   | Read..

Damage fear over Tagore paintings

The Visva-Bharati teachers' association has written to the Prime Minister and the officiating vice-chancellor seeking better care of 176 paintings of Rabindranath Tagore...   | Read..

Ex-Calcutta police chief to lead state force

The state government today appointed former Calcutta police commissioner Surajit Kar Purkayastha as the director-general of Bengal police.   | Read..

Seth wife dead

Tamalika Panda Seth, the wife of former CPM MP Lakshman Seth and former chairperson of Haldia municipality, died late last night of a heart attack. She was 59.   | Read..
Politburo frowns on alliance unit