Kozhikode, May 17 (IANS) It is with a dampened spirit that Kerala's Left Democratic Front (LDF) government, led by the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), enters its third year Sunday.
Saturday, May 17, 2008 11:10:23 AM
Chennai, May 16 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi's son M.K. Stalin Friday said that his father, who was hospitalised following a neck pain in the morning, was otherwise well and resting under medical advice.
Friday, May 16, 2008 11:16:34 PM
Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) With CPI-M patriarch Jyoti Basu acknowledging 'cracks' in West Bengal's three decades-old ruling Left Front, the party in a fire fighting effort said it would sort out the differences through discussions.
Friday, May 16, 2008 10:47:46 PM
Srinagar, May 16 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Tariq Hamid Karra Friday accused the state's anti-corruption agency of targeting people of a particular region and religion and said that it was preventing development work in the Kashmir Valley.
Friday, May 16, 2008 10:17:42 PM
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), May 16 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday urged people of his Amethi Lok Sabha constituency to take on Uttar Pradesh government officials if they did not implement the UPA's rural employment flagship scheme, and assured them his 'full support'.
Friday, May 16, 2008 10:09:37 PM
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Even as the Supreme Court Friday suspended a Calcutta High Court anti-quota order which restrained the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM-C) from admissions against the 27 percent Other Backward Classes quota, the Centre was planning to file caveats in state high courts to ensure quota law implementation.
Friday, May 16, 2008 9:18:39 PM
Bangalore, May 16 (IANS) More than 63 percent of over 11 million eligible voters exercised their franchise Friday in 66 constituencies in 10 districts of Karnataka in the second phase of elections to the 224-member state assembly, state election officials said at the end of balloting.
Friday, May 16, 2008 9:13:15 PM
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Rural Development Minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh Friday called for using the centre flagship rural job scheme as a tool to eradicate poverty from the country by 2015.
Friday, May 16, 2008 8:38:06 PM
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS)Former Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Harkishen Singh Surjeet condition is very serious and remains unconscious after he suffered a cardiac arrest, doctors said Friday.
Friday, May 16, 2008 8:05:56 PM
New Delhi/Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) It is time to 'seriously rethink' on Left unity in West Bengal, the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) said Friday after violent clashes between workers of the state's ruling Left front partners Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) and the RSP in the panchayat polls left one person dead.
Friday, May 16, 2008 7:51:13 PM
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