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BJP, RSS creating communal polarisation : Karat Nov 27, 1:55 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov. 27 (ANI): Addressing the inaugural session of a three-day state plenum of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Palakkad, Kerala, on Wednesday, General Secretary Prakash Karat accused the BJP and the RSS of creating tension and sparking off communal violence in the country in a bid to create communal polarisation, with the express objective of acquiring electoral gains.
Mulayam confident of forming Third Front after 2014 polls Oct 7, 11:00 am
New Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday said a Third Front will surely be formed after the general elections in 2014.
Kerala 'secretariat siege' to continue, says Prakash Karat Aug 11, 8:56 pm
New Delhi/ Agartala/ Thiruvananthapuram, Aug. 11 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Sunday confirmed that the Left Democratic Front (LDF) will go ahead with their planned siege of the Secretariat in Trivandrum on August 12 in protest against the Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy whose resignation has been demanded in connection with the solar panel cheating case.
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): Asserting that his party has always stood for the integrity of states based on the linguistic principle, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Wednesday lashed out at the ruling Congress Party, and alleged that the decision seems to be taken keeping in mind the forthcoming general elections.
New Delhi, July 20 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) leadership, which today discussed the situation in the violence-ridden panchayat polls in West Bengal, has decided to conduct a countrywide campaign on August 7 to save democracy and defeat the politics of violence and terror in the Mamata Banerjee-ruled state.
More political thought required to restore peace in J and K: Karat Mar 14, 11:12 am
Srinagar, Mar 14 (ANI): Communist party of India (Marxist) general secretary Prakash Karat said on Thursday that political thought process should be given more consideration to restore peace in Jammu and Kashmir.
Left Front launches campaign for food security Feb 26, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Communist leaders launched a nationwide signature campaign, and handed over a memorandum to Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday asking him to ensure that the Food Security Bill is passed in the current session of Parliament.
Left Front demands to cancel nuclear-plant deal with France Feb 13, 8:50 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 13 (ANI): In the wake of French President Francois Hollande's scheduled visit to India on January 14, the Left Front on Wednesday demanded that New Delhi must cancel the proposed deal on the nuclear plant at Jaitapur with France, since it would be an expensive affair.
Kolkata, Jan.20 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Prakash Karat has warned that the UPA Government's Cash Transfer Scheme would dismantle the public distribution system and procurement from farmers.
Kolkata, Jan.20 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Prakash Karat has called upon the Central Government to ensure that Pakistan does not violate the ceasefire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.
CPI-M central committee meeting starts in Kolkata Jan 17, 8:03 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 17 (ANI): Keeping an eye on the upcoming budget session of Parliament and the general elections in 2014, the central committee members of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) met here to discuss prevailing economic situation in the country on Thursday.
Left parties to mobilize people against retail reform: Karat Dec 2, 11:06 am
Patna, Dec 2 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat has said the left parties will hold conventions across the country to mobilize people against foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-retail sector.
New Delhi, Nov. 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Monday said a no-confidence motion will only help the government cover up all wrong measures it has taken and claim parliamentary mandate, as it has the numbers to defeat such a motion.
New Delhi, Nov.18 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) party chief Sharad Yadav met Communist Party of India-(Marxist) general secretary Prakash Karat here on on Sunday to discuss the opposition's strategy in the upcoming winter session of parliament.
'UPA coalition is gradually becoming weaker', says Prakash Karat Sep 27, 7:46 pm
Patna, Sep 27 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the ruling UPA Government over difference of opinion among the allies over the decision to bring Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail, Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday said the ruling coalition will continue to get weaker if they come up with such anti-people policies.
Mulayam marches with Left, courts arrest, but avoids sharing stage with BJP during "nationwide shutdown" Sep 20, 1:49 pm
New Delhi, Sep 20 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is crucial to the survival of the Congress-led UPA Government following the Trinamool Congress' decision to withdraw support to the ruling coalition, held a separate protest with Left leaders at the Jantar Mantar here on Thursday over FDI and diesel price hike.
New Delhi, Sep 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Wednesday lashed out at the Congress-led UPA Government for going ahead with its decision to implement the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail without taking the mandate of the Parliament.
Kolkata, Sep 17 (ANI): In the backdrop of the central government's latest decision to allow Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail sector, Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPM) General Secretary Prakash Karat has accused Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh of being more sensitive to international pressure than the problems plaguing the country.
Left Front calls for shutdown on Sep. 20 to oppose FDI in retail Sep 16, 4:57 pm
Kolkata, Sep 16 (ANI): Taking potshots at the Congress-led UPA Government over its decision to approve Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail and hike the prices of diesel, the Left Front has called for a shutdown on September 20 to protest the Centre's move.
CPI-M threatens nation-wide protest against diesel price hike Sep 14, 5:45 pm
Kolkata/Kochi, Sep 14 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Friday said that his party in coordination with other parties would organise a nation-wide protest to rollback the diesel price hike.
Left leaders submit charter of demands to Prime Minister Aug 4, 1:06 pm
New Delhi, Aug 4 (ANI): Leaders from four Left Parties, who have been demanding universalisation of the Public Distribution System and changes in the Food Security Bill including doing away with the 'below poverty line' system, called on Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today and submitted a charter of demands.
CPI (M) favours vice president with distinguished background Jul 12, 12:33 pm
Chennai, July 12 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Thursday said the UPA coalition has to take a final call on the vice presidential candidate, but added that the person for the coveted post, should be one having stature and a distinguished background.
Prakash Karat demands thorough probe in coal scam Jun 11, 8:45 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Despite the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) ruling out the involvement of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in the coal scam, CPI (M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Monday demanded a thorough probe into the allocation of coal blocks made between 2005-2008.
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): CPI (M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Monday made it clear that his political outfit was not bound to support the candidate, whose name would be suggested by the ruling Congress Party for the presidential post.
Kozhikode (Kerala), Apr 9 (ANI): Prakash Karat was today re-elected as General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) for the third consecutive term.
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