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Left Was Right On N-deal: Brinda Karat On Book Row

Aug 08, 2021 Preetha Nair

Former Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale’s book ‘The Long Game: How the Chinese Negotiate with India”, has kicked up a row recently. Brinda Karat, Politburo member and senior leader of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) spoke to Outlook about the book, the nuclear deal and more.

When Mamta Banerjee Weds Socialism In Stalin’s Tamil Nadu

Jun 11, 2021 G.C. Shekhar

Ideology brings together two families


Book Excerpt: 'Sanghi Who Never Went To A Shakha' By Rahul Roushan

In his new book, Rahul Roushan says, 'If Modi has spectacularly failed at something, he evidently has failed to be the despot and Hitler that he is supposed to be in the eyes of the liberals.'

Congress To Form Alliance With Left For West Bengal Polls

Dec 24, 2020 PTI

The Left parties had also favoured an alliance with the Congress for the state elections.


Three Key Labour Reform Bills Passed In Rajya Sabha Amid Opposition Boycott

The Rajya Sabha passed three key labour codes by voice vote, even as opposition parties continue to boycott the current session over the suspension of eight MPs.

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09 July, 2020

Gowri Amma: The Best CM Kerala Never Had

Siddharth Premkumar

As a prominent woman public figure, especially one that dared to disturb the ancien regime, what Gowri Amma had to endure was misogynistic putdowns—a whole history of them, in fact.


01 November, 2019

Govt, Army Officials In 20 Countries Targets Of WhatsApp Hacking: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

The hacking of a wider group of top government officials’ smartphones than previously reported suggests the WhatsApp cyber intrusion could have broad political and diplomatic consequences.


18 October, 2019

Piyush Goyal Calls Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee Left-Leaning

PTI

Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee recently said the Indian economy is on shaky ground, adding data currently available does not hold any assurance for the country's economic revival anytime soon.


03 October, 2019

Left-Wing JNU Students Stage Protest Against BJP MP Jitendra Singh's Lecture On Article 370

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP Minister Jitendra Singh had gone to JNU to deliver a lecture on "Abrogation of Article 370: Peace, Stability and Development in Jammu, Kashmir, and Ladakh"


21 September, 2019

'Don't Worry, Won't Harm Your Son', Babul Supriyo To Mother Of Student Who Pulled His Hair

Outlook Web Bureau

The BJP MP was manhandled, thrashed and held up at Jadavpur University on Thursday evening by Left-Wing students.


14 August, 2019

CRPF Gets Maximum Gallantry Medals For Counter-Terror Operations In Kashmir, LWE Affected States

PTI

'These personnel have gone beyond the line of duty and have displayed extreme grit and courage in various combat theatres in Jammu and Kashmir and the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) hit areas. We are very proud of them,' CRPF spokesperson, said.


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22 July, 2019

Left Needs To Reclaim Traditional Bases In Kerala, West Bengal: CPI

Outlook Web Bureau

The Left has now its lowest-ever representation in the Lok Sabha after Independence as the CPI(M) have won only three and the CPI is left with just two seats in the 2019 general election.


05 July, 2019

Opposition Slams Budget 2019, Calls It 'Old Wine In A New Bottle'

Outlook Web Bureau

The Opposition parties stood united in their criticism of the Union budget presented in the Parliament on Friday by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman


14 April, 2019

Kerala CM Vijayan Targets Modi Over Sabarimala, Says PM Spreading Lies

Outlook Web Bureau

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan claimed Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his campaign meetings had said invoking the name of Lord Ayyappa or Sabarimala in Kerala would land devotees in jail and described it as "utter lie" and "misleading."


07 April, 2019

To Oust Me From Power, Congress, Left Will Stoop To Any Level: PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

Addressing a rally in Udaipur, Modi said the people of Tripura has set a precedent for the entire country by ousting the Left Front government after 25 years.


31 March, 2019

Today's Congress Is As Rigid As Janata Party In 1977: Sitaram Yechury On Failed Alliance In Bengal

PTI

Sitaram Yechury hopes this time too, like in 1977, the CPI(M) would be at an advantage, as the only front fighting the Trinamool Congress and the BJP.


18 October, 2018

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Cautions Against 'Urban Maoism','Neo-Left'

Outlook Web Bureau

The 'neo-Left' doctrine of these urban Naxals is to establish an anti-national leadership with blind followers solely committed to them, said Bhagwat.


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07 October, 2018

Naxalism Will Be Wiped Out From India In 3 Years: Rajnath Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

The home minister also asserted that Jammu and Kashmir, where the CRPF is deployed as the lead counter-militancy force, has been and will be an "inseparable" part of India.


Photo Gallery

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait at Ghazipur border after a bill to cancel the three contentious farm laws was passed during the Winter Session of the Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

India's captain Ajinkya Rahane speaks to on field umpires as after they stopped play at the end of the fifth day their first test cricket match with New Zealand in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

New Zealand's Ajaz Patel is beaten by a delivery bowled by India's Ravindra Jadeja during the day five of their first test cricket match in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

India's players celebrate the wicket of New Zealand's Tim Southee during the day five of their first test cricket match with New Zealand in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri
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