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Haryana Janhit Congress announces merger with Congress  Apr 25, 5:35 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI) The Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) on Monday announced its merger with the Congress party, the formal announcement in this regard would be made on Tuesday morning.
Morphed pic row: Karat files complaint against Derek O'Brien  Apr 24, 12:18 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Former CPM general secretary Prakash Karat on Sunday filed a complaint against Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien for showing a "morphed" picture which showed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh offering sweet to the senior CPI(M) leader.
BJP-TMC spar over 'photoshopped' picture showing BJP-Left 'camaraderie'  Apr 23, 11:14 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 23 (ANI): In an incident which has left the Trinamool Congress (TMC) with an egg on their face, a picture of Home Minister Rajnath Singh feeding a ladoo to former CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat was displayed at a presser by the party, which in fact was a morphed photograph.
U' khand HC order an embarrassment for Modi Govt.: Yechury  Apr 22, 4:55 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 22 (ANI): CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury today said the Uttarakhand High Court's verdict quashing President's rule in the hill state has come as an embarrassment for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government and alleged the BJP is trying to grab power in the states ruled by opposition parties.
Panama Papers' list exposes why govt failed to make stride on black money, says Yechury  Apr 4, 6:06 pm
Chandigarh, Apr. 4 (ANI): Maintaining that Communist Party of India (Marxist) considers revelations made by the 'Panama Papers' "very serious", CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday said if you look at the list of the people involved in this, it would be clear why things were not happening on the black money front, because the idea was not to expose such people.
J-K to have a govt. soon, says Ram Madhav  Apr 1, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, April 1. (ANI): Clearing mists over the speculations looming over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Ram Madhav on Friday said a consensus was achieved between both the alliance partners, and the state would soon have its own dispensation.
Congress seeks legal advice over Nainital HC order  Mar 29, 7:22 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 29 (ANI): Ambika Soni, the Congress Party general secretary in charge of the party's affairs in Uttarakhand, on Tuesday said that the grand old party has sought legal and political advice over Nainital High Court's order allowing nine rebel MLA's to vote during the floor test, which is the party's last chance to prove its majority in the state.
TN polls: Vijayakant to be MDM's chief ministerial candidate   Mar 23, 1:20 pm
Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 23 (ANI): MDMK general secretary Vaiko on Wednesday announced that actor-turned politician Vijaykanth will be his party's chief minister candidate in the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly polls.
Solar Scam: Paid Rs. 5 lakh to Benny Behanan, says Nair  Mar 21, 4:16 pm
Kochi (Kerala), Mar. 21 (ANI): Prime accused in the Solar Scam case Saritha Nair on Monday claimed that Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) general secretary and MLA Benny Behanan had asked for Rs. 5 lakh as party fund, which she had given in c
Transgender rights activist welcomes RSS take on homosexuality  Mar 18, 12:45 pm
Mumbai, Mar.18 (ANI): Transgender rights activist Laxmi Narayan Tripathi on Friday welcomed the RSS' support of de-criminalising homosexual relationships and said the statement made by RSS joint general secretary Dattatreya Hosabale in this regard is very positive.
Sting row: CPI (M) alleges 'political match fixing', demands probe  Mar 17, 3:17 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday asserted that the sting operation by a private news portal showing Trinamool Congress leaders allegedly receiving money, was a match-fixing gimmick by the TMC-BJP and demanded a proper investigation into the matter.
Newly elected Nepali Congress Gen secy Shashanka Koirala calls for political stability  Mar 9, 1:54 pm
Kathmandu, Mar.9 (ANI): Shashanka Koirala and Sita Devi Yadav, who were elected general secretary and treasurer of the Nepali Congress respectively at the party's 13th National General Convention, have called for establishing political stability and development of the country as the two mantras to be followed without fail.
Sri Sri's event: CPI (M) corners Centre for using army for private function  Mar 9, 1:54 pm
New Delhi, March.9 (ANI): Amid uproar over the World Culture Festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living Foundation on the Yamuna floodplains, Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday hit out at the Centre for deploying the army for the construction of pontoon bridges for a private event.
Nepal: 63 withdraw candidacies in NC convention  Mar 5, 6:02 pm
Kathmandu, Mar. 5 (ANI): As many as 63 persons have withdrawn their candidacies in the Nepali Congress 13th general convention.
Digvijay defends Chidambaram, says G.K. Pillai works for Adani  Mar 2, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Wednesday defended former home minister P. Chidambaram in wake of the latest revelations made by former home secretary G.K. Pillai and former under secretary (Internal Security) R V S Mani in the Ishrat Jahan case, saying it is quite surprising that these people have attained knowledge post retirement.
Chidambaram being attacked as he has exposed BJP, Jaitley: Digvijay  Mar 1, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, March 1 (ANI): Reprimanding reports of backbiting within the Congress party over the allegation of amassment of wealth by former finance minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Tuesday said it was a BJP ploy to attack Chidambaram, who "exposes truths about the NDA Government and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley through his weekly columns".
Budget cannot be another exercise in 'Jumlanomics': Yechury  Feb 29, 9:44 am
New Delhi, Feb. 29 (ANI): Asserting that the Centre must train their focus solely on improving people's livelihoods, CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said on Monday that the Annual Budget cannot be another exercise in 'Jumlanomics' and that it must be in the service of the common man.
JNU row: Sedition charges filed against Rahul Gandhi, Kejriwal, D. Raja  Feb 28, 9:36 pm
Hyderabad, Feb. 28 (ANI): Sedition charges have been filed against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Congress leader Anand Sharma, CPI leader D. Raja, CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, and Janata Dal (United) leader K.C. Tyagi for allegedly supporting those who allegedly raised 'anti-national' slogans.
War of words over 'Goddess Durga' continues in Rajya Sabha  Feb 26, 4:40 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury today launched a scathing attack on Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani for raking up 'Goddess Durga' during the discussion on the JNU row and accused her of trying to divide the nation by bringing up such issues in the Rajya Sabha.
Don't lecture us on nationalism: Yechury tells Govt.  Feb 25, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday said that they were not for the breaking of this country and, therefore, asked the BJP-led Government not to lecture them on the same.
Congress warns Arunachal MLAs not to take part in 'illegal' confidence vote  Feb 25, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, Feb.25 (ANI): Congress General Secretary in charge of North Eastern States, V. Narayanasamy, has in a letter sent to each Congress MLA in Arunachal Pradesh, directed and emphatically informed them not to attend the "illegally called meeting" by Kalikho Pul, failing which, consequences will follow.
BJP transforming secular India into 'Fascistic' Hindu Rashtra: Yechury  Feb 23, 7:31 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Maintaining that the President's address to a joint session of Parliament tried to cover everything, except the major issues before the country, Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday said what is happening in the country is a clear indication of the "government's desperation to transform the secular democratic Indian Republic into the RSS version of a Fascistic Hindu Rashtra".
CPM tears into Centre's 'ploy', says being prepared to discuss not sufficient  Feb 23, 6:33 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Tearing into the government's ploy of taking the country for a ride with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and all other leaders saying that they are prepared to discuss various issues, Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday said being prepared to discuss is not sufficient, they would have to concretely tell on which day what issues would be discussed and at what time.
Yechury targets PM, calls for discussion on current issues in Parliament  Feb 22, 4:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 22 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday said if the government wants the Parliament to function then all current issues which are pushing the country into an anarchic state must be discussed in the Budget Session.
Police can arrest us, we will not resist: JNUSU general secretary  Feb 22, 11:53 am
New Delhi, Feb. 22 (ANI): Refuting charges that he had raised 'anti-national' slogans, JNU Students' Union (JNUSU) general secretary Rama Naga, who is one of the five students booked by the police, said on Monday that they would abide the Vice Chancellor's decision and not resist arrest.