Left Front
India  /  Published 21.11.20

Left tells Cong to get house in order

The CPM’s contention is that the Left parties cannot afford to go soft on Trinamul as it would then leave the anti-incumbency vote for the BJP to tap. In an interview to party newspaper Ganasha...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.20

Soumitra’s 'social commitment'

Local sources said that Chatterjee in 2007 spearheaded his family efforts to sell the property to the Amritendu Mukherjee Bhawan Trust, named in honour of freedom fighter and three-time Left Front-era...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.20

An icon who stood by Left till the end

In an industry where stardom is worn on the sleeves, Soumitra Chatterjee, considered second only to Uttam Kumar, never shied away from voicing his Marxist leanings till his last days. In a signed art...
By Joyjit Ghosh in Calcutta

India  /  Published 11.08.20

CPI nudge to Pinarayi govt

A senior CPI leader has openly urged the Left government in Kerala to file its objections to the draft environment impact assessment notification before the last date on Tuesday. Rajya Sabha member B...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.19

Single-window tenancy cell

A single-window cell will be set up at the Calcutta Municipal Corporation headquarters for thika tenants interested in developing their land to submit applications and obtain permission, civic officia...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.18

Beep! Salt Lake stadium riddle

Soccer has always been known to mesmerise Bengal and now, it has cast a mysterious spell that makes officials either amnesiac or tongue-tied.On October 26, when the Indian Super League match was about...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 08.04.19

Serene Manik Sarkar retains shine & crowd pull

“After so many years of Left Front rule, you now need a hira (diamond), not the manik (ruby) you already have, to usher in an era of true development,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi had thundered d...
By Sekhar Datta in Agartala

West Bengal  /  Published 07.04.19

CPM campaigns for Congress

The CPM has started campaigning for Congress candidate Adhir Chowdhury in the Behrampore Lok Sabha constituency — where the RSP “unilaterally” fielded its own nominee — to honour the Left Fron...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

India  /  Published 05.04.19

Rahul says he won't speak against Left in Kerala

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday told reporters he wouldn’t utter a word against the CPM and its allies, saying he fully understood why Kerala’s ruling Left parties were upset with his decision to contest...
By K.M. Rakesh in Kalpetta(Kerala)

Opinion  /  Published 17.07.19

A formula for resurgence in Bengal

It would be too simplistic to argue that Mamata Banerjee came to power because of the Singur-Nandigram agitation that was opposed to land acquisition. The turning point for the Left in West Bengal was...
By Subir Bhaumik in


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