Monday, November 29, 2021



A different kind of secularist

November 05, 2020 3:17 pm

Mujeeb Rizvi was a scholar-teacher who fought the pundits and the bigots

CPM rebel leader killed in Kerala

May 06, 2012 12:20 am

The murder of the convener of the Left Coordination Panel,an umbrella of CPM rebels,has rocked Kerala,with the CPM and Congress engaging in a blame-game.

Veteran Communist leader Chaturanan Mishra dead

July 02, 2011 10:05 pm

The 86-year-old CPI leader breathed his last in AIIMS this morning.

Davy's extradition: Defeat of Left may be CBI's gain

May 27, 2011 9:03 am

Kim Davy had claimed that assurances of human rights protection by Indian govt do not stand in the state run by "Communists".

Viktor Chernomyrdin

November 09, 2010 5:37 am

Viktor Chernomyrdin,a Russian prime minister,died on November 3,aged 72

NKorean leader's son enjoys pampered life in Macau

September 25, 2010 8:46 am

The man who could have inherited the throne in the Communist dynasty instead lives a pampered life.

Raj Goyle's opponent apologises for 'offensive' blog post

August 13, 2010 1:29 pm

Kansas Mike Pompeo has apologised to Raj Goyle for recommending a 'tremendously offensive' blog post that immediately outraged many of his supporters.

Hong Kong passes 'historic' reforms amid muted protest

June 25, 2010 4:06 pm

Hong Kong passed a controversial political reform package,winning over sceptical opposition lawmakers to back electoral changes that could pave the way for universal suffrage in 2017 as promised by Beijing.

Man rocks China's one-child norm

April 27, 2010 4:02 pm

The willingness of the average Chinese person to follow the dictates of the Communist party,even involving begetting children,has suddenly been questioned publicly.

Cuba to privatize barber shops

April 14, 2010 1:18 pm

Cuba is eyeing a move to free market economy,something that China and Vietnam did decades ago.


Somnath Chatterjee will be remembered for always being above party politics

June 18, 2020 2:43 pm

The best example of his non-partisan behaviour is, of course, from 2008 during the Indo-US nuclear deal. Read more: