CPI(M)

Kerala: Former teacher arrested under POCSO for allegedly molesting school girls over 30 years

Alleged abuse by Sasi Kumar, also a 3-time CPIM councillor, came to light when former students mentioned it in response to his retirement post on Facebook    Kozhikode: A three-time CPIM councillor of Malappuram municipality in Kerala and former school teacher was arrested under the POCSO Act after complaints against him of molesting students for...

CPI(M) worker in Kerala hacked to death

Thalassery: An activist of Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPI-M) in Thalassery in Kerala was hacked to death by a group of bikers in the early hours of Monday morning. The deceased, Haridas, who was a fisherman, was returning from work at around 1 am when he was attacked, according to reports. The incident took...

2015 Kerala Assembly ruckus case: SC rejects state govt’s plea to withdraw cases

In the case of alleged vandalism in Kerala Assembly in 2015, SC said that legislators get privileges to be able to work fearlessly, not as a mark of status that puts them on a pedestal New Delhi: Privileges and immunity are not a gateway to claim exemption from criminal law, the Supreme Court bench observed...

Sitaram Yechury’s son Ashish dies of COVID-19

CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury’s elder son Ashish, 35, died on Friday at a private hospital in Gurugram. He died of COVID-19, revealed Sitaram Yechury. Yechury tweeted, “It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that I lost my elder son, Ashish Yechury to COVID-19 this morning. I want to thank all...

Congress, Left Front enter into alliance for Bengal polls

With the upcoming Assembly poll in West Bengal likely to remain a contest between the ruling TMC and the BJP, the Congress and the Left Front have formed an alliance to contest the poll. Congress chief Sonia Gandhi has approved the alliance and party MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has confirmed the development. Chowdhury took to...

Kerala CM’s daughter marries CPI(M) youth wing leader PA Mohammed Riyas

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s daughter Veena married CPI(M) youth wing leader PA Mohammed Riyas on Monday at the official residence of the chief minister, adhering to COVID-19 protocols. The low-key ceremony at Cliff House, the chief minister’s official residence, was attended by about 50 people including close friends and relatives. Industries Minister...