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Kanhaiya Kumar escapes unhurt in second attack on convoy in Bihar; vehicle damaged, driver injured
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Kanhaiya Kumar escapes unhurt in second attack on convoy in Bihar; vehicle damaged, driver injured

The convoy of CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar, who is on a state-wide tour of Bihar campaigning against the CAA, NPR and NRC, was attacked in Supaul

Remembering Shaukat Kaifi, who brought integrity of purpose to roles and etched her name in theatre, film history
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Remembering Shaukat Kaifi, who brought integrity of purpose to roles and etched her name in theatre, film history

It was on stage that Shaukat Kaifi was a force of nature and a prime mover with influence, who had etched her name in history long before she stepped in front of a camera

Seventeen Opposition parties write to Rajya Sabha chairman raising concerns over 'hurried' passage of bills in Parliament
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Seventeen Opposition parties write to Rajya Sabha chairman raising concerns over 'hurried' passage of bills in Parliament

Seventeen Opposition parties wrote to the Rajya Sabha Chairman on Friday raising concerns over the "hurried" passage of bills in Parliament without any scrutiny.

D Raja replaces S Sudhakar Reddy as CPI general secretary, says party's fight against 'retrograde' forces will continue
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D Raja replaces S Sudhakar Reddy as CPI general secretary, says party's fight against 'retrograde' forces will continue

Rajya Sabha MP D Raja replaced S Sudhakar Reddy as the general secretary of the CPI on Sunday and said that the party's fight against 'retrograde forces' will continue.

TMC, CPI, NCP face prospect of losing 'national party' status over LS poll performance; EC likely to issue them show cause notice
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TMC, CPI, NCP face prospect of losing 'national party' status over LS poll performance; EC likely to issue them show cause notice

According to the Election Symbols (Reservation and Allotment) Order, 1968, a political party can be recognised as a national party if its candidates secure at least six percent of votes polled in four or more states in Lok Sabha or Assembly elections, and, in addition, it has at least four members in the Lok Sabha.

BJP received 16 times as much funding through corporate donations than Congress from 2016 to 2018, says ADR report
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BJP received 16 times as much funding through corporate donations than Congress from 2016 to 2018, says ADR report

'Out of the six national parties, BJP received the maximum donations of Rs 915.596 crore from 1,731 corporate donors,' an ADR report said.

Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha polls:
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Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha polls:

The CPM has won the Jalpaiguri Lok Sabha seat thrice in last four elections. Minati Sen won the seat in 1999 and 2004 elections on a CPM ticket. Mahendra Kumar Roy won the seat in 2009 before losing to Bijoy Chandra Barman in 2014 elections.

Tejasvi Surya’s win, Kanhaiya Kumar’s defeat in 2019 Lok Sabha polls reflect the changing narrative of ‘New India’
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Tejasvi Surya’s win, Kanhaiya Kumar’s defeat in 2019 Lok Sabha polls reflect the changing narrative of ‘New India’

Tejasvi Surya projected himself as flag-bearer of ‘New India’ that is confident, assertive and which believes that issues like poverty, economic inequality and social divide will not be resolved by rhetoric but by strengthening the concept of nation-state and market economy.

Begusarai Lok Sabha Election 2019: Trends put BJP miles ahead, serve reality check to Kanhaiya Kumar and the Left
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Begusarai Lok Sabha Election 2019: Trends put BJP miles ahead, serve reality check to Kanhaiya Kumar and the Left

Begusarai was the place to be and the contest to watch in the 2019 Lok Sabha election, at least until a few days ago

Left-wing parties, facing existential crisis in Lok Sabha election 2019, go full throttle to defend last standing bastion in Kerala
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Left-wing parties, facing existential crisis in Lok Sabha election 2019, go full throttle to defend last standing bastion in Kerala

India's once-vibrant communist parties are in danger of falling off the political map in this month's general elections as voters lose their revolutionary fervour.

Agricultural crisis: Why BJP's poll promise of doubling farmers’ income by 2022 is a lofty ambition
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Agricultural crisis: Why BJP's poll promise of doubling farmers’ income by 2022 is a lofty ambition

Doubling farmers’ inflation-adjusted income from the current levels, say in six years, will be possible if the government acts in mission mode.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Kanhaiya Kumar can do in Begusarai what AAP did in Delhi in 2013; here's why
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Kanhaiya Kumar can do in Begusarai what AAP did in Delhi in 2013; here's why

Delhi dramatically broke away from old patterns of political behaviour in 2013. It is now Begusarai's turn to dare. Kanhaiya Kumar has every reason to hope he could do in Begusarai what AAP did in Delhi in 2013.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: CPM calls for scrapping of sedition law, urban job guarantee in its poll manifesto
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: CPM calls for scrapping of sedition law, urban job guarantee in its poll manifesto

The CPM is in favour of halting privatisation of public sector enterprises and rolling back privatisation in defence, energy and railways and basic services.

CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar calls Giriraj Singh’s reluctance to contest Lok Sabha polls from Begusarai ‘childish' behaviour
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CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar calls Giriraj Singh’s reluctance to contest Lok Sabha polls from Begusarai ‘childish' behaviour

Union Minister Giriraj Singh’s "reluctance" to contest Lok Sabha polls from Begusarai was comparable to a kid’s refusal to attend school in the event of failing to complete his homework, the CPI candidate from the seat, Kanhaiya Kumar has said.

CPI fields Kanhaiya Kumar from Begusarai seat after Bihar coalition snub; ex-JNUSU president to face BJP's Giriraj Singh
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CPI fields Kanhaiya Kumar from Begusarai seat after Bihar coalition snub; ex-JNUSU president to face BJP's Giriraj Singh

Kanhaiya has been pitted against BJP-led NDA candidate Giriraj Singh, who was earlier shifted from Nawada as the seat went to Lok Janshakti Party (LJP).

Despite CPI backing Kanhaiya Kumar for Begusarai, ex-student leader's political prospects dim without grand alliance support
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Despite CPI backing Kanhaiya Kumar for Begusarai, ex-student leader's political prospects dim without grand alliance support

With RJD vetoing Kanhaiya Kumar as a grand alliance candidate from Begusarai, the former JNUSU president's political prospects have been reduced significantly in the Lok Sabha polls

BJP leader Titu Badwal files case against Kanhaiya Kumar for making 'objectionable' remarks against Narendra Modi
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BJP leader Titu Badwal files case against Kanhaiya Kumar for making 'objectionable' remarks against Narendra Modi

In his complaint, Titu Badwal alleged that Kanhaiya Kumar had made the "incendiary" comments at the Anjuman Islamia Hall in Kishanganj on Monday

CPI's D Raja says his party, CPM, JMM and Congress in talks to form alliance in Odisha; details of seat-sharing to be finalised soon
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CPI's D Raja says his party, CPM, JMM and Congress in talks to form alliance in Odisha; details of seat-sharing to be finalised soon

CPI National Council member Ramakrushna Panda said the party has proposed to field its candidates in 12 Assembly seats and two Lok Sabha seats.

CPM-led Left Democratic Front to hold rallies in Kerala in March, will highlight Narendra Modi govt's 'failures'
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CPM-led Left Democratic Front to hold rallies in Kerala in March, will highlight Narendra Modi govt's 'failures'

The LDF had included four more parties into the Front in 2018 including the Kerala Congress (B) led by R Balakrishna Pillai.

CPM hits back at Narendra Modi for his comments on Sabarimala issue, says PM speaking like RSS 'pracharak'
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CPM hits back at Narendra Modi for his comments on Sabarimala issue, says PM speaking like RSS 'pracharak'

On a visit to Kerala Tuesday, Modi tore into the CPM-led LDF government over the Sabarimala temple issue, saying this will go down as "one of the most shameful behaviour" by any party and government in the country.