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  • Edappadi Palaniswami wins vote of confidence by 122 votes for and 11 against.
  • Former CJI Altamas
    Kabir passes away

  • 61.16 pc turnout in UP ph-3;
    polling by and large peaceful

  • Thousands  embraces   roads in support of  the
    oppressed people of the Bhangar 

  • Palaniswami wins
    crucial trust vote

  • 76 killed in ISIS suicide attack
    on Sufi shrine in Pak

  • Sasikala loyalist Palaniswami
    sworn in as Tamil Nadu CM

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State Assembly Elections

New Delhi, February 19: The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) met on February 19, 2017 at New Delhi. It has issued the following statement: 
The CPI(M) along with other Left parties are together  contesting the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Manipur.  In Uttar Pradesh, the CPI(M) has fielded candidates in 26 constituencies; in Uttarakhand, it fielded candidates in six constituencies; in Punjab, it fielded in 12 constituencies; and in Manip...

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Hasina's India visit likely in
April: Bangladeshi official

New Delhi, Feb 19 :  A top Bangladeshi official has said the much-anticipated visit by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to India was likely to take place in April during which key issues like Teesta water sharing and Padma Bridge were expected to be discussed......

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Top leaders cast votes
in phase-III of UP polls

Lucknow, Feb 19:  Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, BSP supremo Mayawati and Home Minister Rajnath Singh today casted their votes in the third phase of UP elections and claimed that their parties will form the next government......

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COMMENT

Trump, Turmoil
and Resistance
 

by VIJAY PRASHAD

Time is of no consequence in America these days. President Donald Trump awakens early and fires off a tweet. These are as important as the executive orders he has been signing with remarkable frequency. He is a man in a hurry. There is a great deal, he feels, to undo from the eight years of Barack Obama’s presidency. It is almost as if Trump ...

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Political Parties Funding: 
Helping Big Money in Politics

Prakash Karat

There is a class aspect to the whole question of political funding and election expenditure. Neither the government, nor the Election Commission are against big money flooding the political parties and the electoral system.....

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27th December, 2015 towards Red Brigade

Huge rally by CPIM in Kolkata at Brigade Parade Ground on Sunday on 27th December, 2015.

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Assembly General Election

Assembly General Election