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Not allowed to enter Ambedkar University, Prakash Karat delivers talk on CAA outside varsity gate; admin cites model code of conduct
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Not allowed to enter Ambedkar University, Prakash Karat delivers talk on CAA outside varsity gate; admin cites model code of conduct

Karat addressed the students while standing outside the varsity gate, which was locked. Police personnel were deployed outside the gate.

CPM, CPI vow to defeat Rahul Gandhi from Wayanad; Congress chief unable to answer questions in Amethi, says BJP
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CPM, CPI vow to defeat Rahul Gandhi from Wayanad; Congress chief unable to answer questions in Amethi, says BJP

The Congress' announcement that party chief Rahul Gandhi will contest from Kerala’s Wayanad besides Amethi in Uttar Pradesh evoked sharp reactions from the Left and Right

Bhima Koregaon raids: Prakash Karat can only raise voice but won't practise democracy, says Subramanian Swamy
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Bhima Koregaon raids: Prakash Karat can only raise voice but won't practise democracy, says Subramanian Swamy

On Tuesday, raids were carried out in Mumbai, Ranchi, Hyderabad, Faridabad, Delhi, and Thane as part of the probe into the violence at Maharashtra's Bhima Koregaon village

Bhima Koregaon probe: Politicians, activists condemn raids and arrests, call it 'undeclared emergency'
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Bhima Koregaon probe: Politicians, activists condemn raids and arrests, call it 'undeclared emergency'

Pune police Tuesday raided homes of prominent Left-wing activists in several states and arrested at least five of them

Prakash Karat reacts to Centre's proposal to abolish UGC, says 'toxic fusion' of neo-liberalism and Hindutva emerging in education
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Prakash Karat reacts to Centre's proposal to abolish UGC, says 'toxic fusion' of neo-liberalism and Hindutva emerging in education

Accusing the government of fusing "neo-liberalism" and "Hindutva" in education, the CPM on Thursday called upon students, teachers and people in general to oppose the Centre's education policies.

Sitaram Yechury elected as CPM general-secretary at 22nd party congress after weeks of uncertainty
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Sitaram Yechury elected as CPM general-secretary at 22nd party congress after weeks of uncertainty

After weeks of uncertainty, the CPM on Sunday unanimously elected Sitaram Yechury its general-secretary at its 22nd party congress in Hyderabad

CPM amends resolution to allow 'electoral understandings' with Congress in fight against BJP
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CPM amends resolution to allow 'electoral understandings' with Congress in fight against BJP

The critical issue in the intense debate centred around whether the CPM should join hands with "all secular, democratic forces", including the Congress, to fight the BJP

CJI Dipak Misra impeachment: Prakash Karat not aware of motion, says it is now a process in Parliament
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CJI Dipak Misra impeachment: Prakash Karat not aware of motion, says it is now a process in Parliament

CPM leader Prakash Karat on Friday said he was not aware of an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.

Differences over electoral understanding with Congress split CPM down the middle; party may resolve issue with internal vote
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Differences over electoral understanding with Congress split CPM down the middle; party may resolve issue with internal vote

Differences in the CPM over its draft political resolution on electoral understandings with other political outfits, including the Congress, may lead to a vote, a rare occurrence in the Communist party

Karnataka polls: CPM to field nominees in 18-19 seats, will back 'strongest candidate' against BJP in other constituency
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Karnataka polls: CPM to field nominees in 18-19 seats, will back 'strongest candidate' against BJP in other constituency

Giving a call to defeat the BJP in the upcoming Assembly polls in Karnataka, the CPM on Friday decided to support the "strongest candidates" who would be in a position to defeat the saffron party

Kerala CPM endorses Prakash Karat line, rules out ties with Congress ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls
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Kerala CPM endorses Prakash Karat line, rules out ties with Congress ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The newly elected CPM state committee held in Thiruvananthapuram has endorsed the draft political resolution ruling out any truck with the Congress.

After Tripura drubbing, Sitaram Yechury speaks of joining forces with 'secular parties'; Kerala CPM may oppose idea
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After Tripura drubbing, Sitaram Yechury speaks of joining forces with 'secular parties'; Kerala CPM may oppose idea

The idea has been vehemently opposed by the party's Kerala unit along with Politburo member Prakash Karat, who is known as a hardliner in the CPM.

Debate in CPM over alliances likely to intensify after party's performance in Tripura Assembly polls
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Debate in CPM over alliances likely to intensify after party's performance in Tripura Assembly polls

An internal debate in the CPM on the political line the party has to follow has become even more shrill after its crushing defeat in Tripura, with the camp supporting general secretary Sitaram Yechury blaming the former party boss Prakash Karat for not adapting to changing scenarios in the country

Tripura Election results: How Narendra Modi orchestrated downfall of India’s own Berlin Wall
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Tripura Election results: How Narendra Modi orchestrated downfall of India’s own Berlin Wall

This victory of BJP in Tripura Assembly polls is quite akin to a tectonic shift in Indian politics probably comparable internationally to the collapse of the Berlin Wall or of the Soviet Union. It signifies collapse of an ideology which ceded ground to another powerful ideology.

Narendra Modi govt has 'pained itself into corner' by closing avenues for talks with Pakistan, says CPM's Prakash Karat
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Narendra Modi govt has 'pained itself into corner' by closing avenues for talks with Pakistan, says CPM's Prakash Karat

The CPM said that the government should shed its "confrontationist stance" and initiate talks for resumption of a comprehensive dialogue with Pakistan.

Tripura Assembly Election: CPM confident of victory, BJP likely to give tough fight in upcoming polls
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Tripura Assembly Election: CPM confident of victory, BJP likely to give tough fight in upcoming polls

The CPM is confident of retaining power in its bastion of Tripura in Sunday's assembly elections and achieving a turnaround in the Left movement across the country, though the BJP is battling tooth and nail to oust the Left Front government

Tripura Assembly Election: Campaigning for polls gains momentum, Narendra Modi to address rallies on 8 February
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Tripura Assembly Election: Campaigning for polls gains momentum, Narendra Modi to address rallies on 8 February

With assembly polls in Left-ruled Tripura less than two weeks away, the high-pitch campaigning is set to gain further momentum as top leaders are scheduled to come to canvass for their parties

Congress asks CPM to reconsider 'no alliance' for 2019 election, says differences can be sorted out
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Congress asks CPM to reconsider 'no alliance' for 2019 election, says differences can be sorted out

Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan has appealed to CPM leader Prakash Karat to reconsider his resolution of "no alliance" with party

With cracks in CPM coming to fore, leadership trying to walk middle path to avoid split
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With cracks in CPM coming to fore, leadership trying to walk middle path to avoid split

With cracks appearing in the CPM over the issue of going for an adjustment with the Congress, the leadership is trying to walk a middle path to avoid a likely split

Prakash Karat says Tripura polls will show which way India will move; expresses faith in 'voters' conscience'
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Prakash Karat says Tripura polls will show which way India will move; expresses faith in 'voters' conscience'

The 18 February Assembly polls were important not only for Tripura, but entire India, as it would show which way the country would move, CPM politburo member Prakash Karat said in Belonia on Friday.