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
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
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
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
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'
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.
The Sabarimala shrine has emerged as a burning issue the Supreme Court ruled in September, 2018 that women of menstruating age could enter.
'Communists don't respect India's culture': Narendra Modi slams CPI-led LDF government over Sabarimala row in Kerala speech
Launching a scathing attack on the left government in Kerala on the Sabarimala issue, Narendra Modi said Communists do not respect India's culture and spirituality.
Alok Verma resigns: CBI director's post is a perfect example of the maxim 'uneasy lies the head that wears a crown'
Former CBI chief Alok Verma braced a bitter and public battle with his number two, Rakesh Asthana during his tenure.
CPI General Secretary Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy also alleged that K Chandrashekar Rao's win in Telangana is a "technical victory and not a moral one".
Telangana Vidhan Sabha polls: Mahakutami formed to save people from KCR's 'dictatorship', says TDP state chief
Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao's party Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is fighting in all seats, while Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has joined hands with Congress, CPI and TJS to form a grand alliance.
Curious tale of Telangana's 'Mahakutami': Trust deficit, 'lack of discipline' threaten to derail anti-TRS Grand Alliance
As Telangana inches closes to polling day on 7 December, all's not well with the Mahakutami or Grand Alliance of the Congress, TDP, CPI and newly-formed Telangana Jana Samithi (TJS) party in the state.
Congress releases fourth list of 13 candidates for Telangana election, as 'grand alliance' remains split on seat sharing
The Congress is heading a four-party alliance in Telangana called the Mahakutami, and has left 24 seats for its three allies — Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Telangana Jana Samithi (TJS) and Communist Party of India.
Chhattisgarh Assembly polls: 1,291 candidates to fight it out for 90 seats; triangular contest adds dimension to state politics
Of the 90 Assembly constituencies in Chhattisgarh, polling will be held for 18 in the first phase of the elections on 12 November, while voting for the remaining 72 is scheduled for 20 November.
Over 1,200 candidates in fray for Chhattisgarh polls; Jogi-BSP-CPI alliance makes it strong triangular contest
Over 1,200 candidates will fight it out in 90 seats in the upcoming Chhattisgarh Assembly election where besides the BJP and the Congress, smaller parties are also in the fray.
CPM says developments in CBI row have caused ‘serious damage', calls for resistance to Centre’s 'manipulation'
The CPM on Tuesday said the current developments in the country's premier investigative agency Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) have seriously damaged the Indian republic and must be resisted.
Rahul Gandhi to address farmers' rally in Chhattisgarh's Raipur tomorrow ahead of Assembly elections
In Chhattisgarh, around 70 percent of the total population is engaged in agriculture and allied activities. The BJP and Congress always try to win over this significant vote bank.
Ajit Jogi will not contest Chhattisgarh election, will focus on campaigning for 'grand alliance', says Janata Congress leader
On 20 September, JCC alliance partner Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati at a press conference nominated Ajit Jogi as the chief ministerial candidate.
BSP releases first list of candidates for phase one of Chhattisgarh Assembly election; polls to be held on 12 November
Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Thursday released its first list of six candidates for the first phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls scheduled to be held on 12 November.