Left Front
Opinion  /  Published 05.05.19

CPI(M) election plank? English pronunciation

One of the greatest achievements of the English letter ‘r’ is to have led the word ‘red’. For red is the colour of the flag of the Communist Party of India (Marxist), and people should vote wi...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 14.11.18

Sabarimala consensus bid, 800 women apply

The Left Front government in Kerala has made it clear that it wants to listen to all stakeholders on how to maintain peace while enforcing the Supreme Court’s Sabarimala judgment allowing women of a...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 14.11.18

West Bengal govt offers Rs 7000cr farm loan

The Mamata Banerjee government has decided to disburse farm loans amounting to Rs 7,000 crore among farmers at a curtailed interest rate of 2 per cent through cooperative banks and cooperative societi...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.11.18

Bengal Congress against tie-up

The Congress’s Bengal minder, Gaurav Gogoi, was told by most leaders in the state that they were against a tie-up with Trinamul for the coming Lok Sabha polls, said sources.Gogoi was apprised of the...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.02.19

Ayodhya-model cry for Sabari

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has called for “Ayodhya-model” protests to “save” the Sabarimala temple and its traditions, drawing sharp criticism from the Left and the Congress ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 09.01.20

BJP B-team label on Trinamul

Congress and Left Front legislators joined forces on Thursday to accuse Trinamul of acting like the “BJP’s B-team in Bengal”, after their proposal for a resolution in the Assembly against the Ci...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.19

The problem with comparing Modi to Batman

Sir — A recent tweet from the handle of the Bharatiya Janata Party compared Narendra Modi with none other than Batman. The comparison was made with regard to the swift extradition of Deepak Talwar, ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 02.02.19

Smoke on Waters: The horrors of Marichjhnapi

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

India  /  Published 18.03.19

Left, Congress seat talks fail in Bengal

CPI general secretary Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy has said the Left Front cannot accept Congress’s “unjustified” demand on seat sharing in Bengal and that it now looks like that the two political f...
By PTI in Hyderabad

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.19

Left unwraps ‘partial’ list

The Left Front on Friday announced a “partial list” of 25 Lok Sabha candidates for Bengal, keeping the door ajar for more seat-sharing talks with the Congress.After a meeting of Left partners, Fro...
By Our correspondent in Calcutta


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