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Decisions taken by Rahul Gandhi led to divisions within the opposition, CPI national secretary Atul Kumar Anjaan said Thursday and asserted that the policies of the Congress scion opened the doors for Narendra Modi's victory.

Waiting for his turn to cast his vote at a polling station inside a government secondary school that he had attended, the former JNU students' union president said he was excited to be at his alma mater in a new role.

The forthcoming poll should not be considered a poll battle alone, rather a 'political war' between parties and their ideologies, he said.

Nirupam Sen, senior leader of Communist Party of India (Marxist) lost after a prolonged illness. Sen was 72 and passed away at 0510 hours following cardiac arrest.

New Delhi: The CPI on Friday urged the union government to declare Kerala floods as a ‘national calamity’ and enlist the services of the armed forces for rescue and relief operations. “This is a national tragedy. I request the government to proclaim it as a national tragedy and rush assistance to the people of Kerala immediately,” …

Mumbai: Following a cycle of rate cuts begun in January 2015, the RBI on Wednesday raised its key interest rate for the first time, in four-and-a-half years during the Modi government, by 25 basis points to 6.25 per cent, apparently mindful on inflation. During the bi-monthly meeting of Monetary Policy Committee, the RBI, however, retained the …

New Delhi: A sharp spurt in food and fuel prices pushed India’s annual retail inflation in November over the RBI’s median level of 4 per cent, even as factory output growth in October contracted to 2.2 per cent official data showed on Tuesday. According to the data from the Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation, consumer …

Thiruvananthapuram: Senior Communist Party of India (CPI) leader and former Kerala Minister E. Chandrasekharan Nair passed away on Wednesday. He was 88. According to the party, he was suffering from age-related illness and breathed his last at a hospital here. He was to have turned 89 on Saturday. A lawyer by profession, Nair is survived by …