Rahul Gandhi files nomination from Wayanad with Priyanka in tow; slams PM for 'attacking idea of India'
Rahul, accompanied by his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and senior Congress leaders including KC Venugopal and Mukul Wasnik, submitted the nomination papers before the District Collector AR Ajayakumar at the district headquarters in Kalpetta.
Unprecedented reception to Rahul Gandhi in Wayanad shows just whom minorities will back in Kerala; BJP, CPM on backfoot
The biggest takeaway from the unprecedented reception that Congress president Rahul Gandhi received in Wayanad on Thursday where he submitted his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha elections is that the minorities, particularly the Muslims, are going to firmly back the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF).
Rahul Gandhi's candidature in Wayanad has CPM shaken; Left party gearing up for no-holds-barred campaign against Congress
The panicky reactions of CPM and BJP leaders to Rahul Gandhi contesting from Wayanad convinced the Congress that the move may kick off a wave in the party's favour in all the southern states.
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.
Political murders in Kerala: CPM faces electoral isolation amid claims of shielding accused party leaders
CPM leaders and workers are accused in 16 of the 20 political murder cases lodged in Kerala since 2016, when the Pinarayi Vijayan government came to power.
Rahul Gandhi to begin UPA's campaign for Tamil Nadu in Kanyakumari, will address rally with MK Stalin on 13 March
The DMK with Congress and other parties in Tamil Nadu had inked polls pacts for the upcoming general elections.
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'
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.
Senior CPM leader Nirupam Sen dies after prolonged illness; 72-year-old was commerce and industry minister in West Bengal govt
Veteran CPM leader Nirupam Sen, credited as the architect of West Bengal's industrial drive during the Left Front rule, died at a city hospital on Monday morning after a prolonged illness, family sources said.
Kerala CPM suspends harassment-accused MLA: Opposition decries move as farce, activists say 'it sends women wrong message'
The complainant, a leader of the CPM youth wing — the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) — at Shornur, the constituency Sasi represents in the state Assembly, expressed satisfaction with the action
A woman Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) leader had accused Sasi of trying to sexually abuse her following which the party had initiated a probe.
Sabarimala row: Sitaram Yechury says BJP and Congress' stand over entry of women will 'topple' Kerala govt
Sitaram Yechury also alleged that by boycotting an all-party meeting called by Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday, the two parties have shown that they do not want a solution to the issue.
Chhattisgarh Assembly Election 2018: CPM asks party workers to vote for Congress to defeat 'communal BJP'
On the seats where the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) or Left parties do not have a candidate in Chhattisgarh, party workers should vote for the Congress candidates as it is the only alternative against the "communal and anti-people" BJP, Mishra said. Assembly polls will be held in Chhattisgarh in two phases on 12 and 20 November.
Congress' stance on Sabarimala will only help RSS-BJP's campaign against secular democratic values, says Sitaram Yechury
Sitaram Yechury alleged the BJP and the RSS opposed the Supreme Court's judgment on the Sabarimala issue and were behind the agitations in Kerala.
CPM says BJP's defeat in Assembly, Lok Sabha polls priority; party remains non-committal on joining Congress-led grand alliance
Addressing a press conference, CPM leader Sitaram Yechury said the party will contest some seats in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
Congress to take part in Jammu and Kashmir municipal, panchayat polls; party president takes decision to 'keep communal forces away'
In an earlier statement, Congress President GA Mir had said the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was not favourable for holding elections
CPM to boycott Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls, says Centre's decision to go ahead with election shows 'arrogance'
CPM's statement said the party was for empowerment at the grassroots level but given the present situation in Jammu and Kashmir, it was unlikely for people to participate in the elections
War of words over fuel price rise: BJP calls unprecedented fuel rates 'momentary difficulty'; Congress says Centre 'crossed all limits'
The unprecedented hike in the prices of fuel have drawn unfavourable comments for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government. However, most of the flak received by the party on social media was its own doing.
Somnath Chatterjee passes away at 89: Veteran CPM leader receives 21 gun salute; body to be donated for medical research
Former Lok Sabha Speaker and CPM veteran Somnath Chatterjee breathed his last on Monday morning at a Kolkata hospital after battling kidney ailment, media reports said.
CPM-backed group to observe Ramayana month in Kerala: Party inching closer to Hindus to resist RSS' outreach
The CPM started involving itself in religious affairs after the party adopted a rectification document in 2009, allowing people having religious faith, to join the party