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Multilingual networker who left Jyoti Basu wondering
Indian Express

Multilingual networker who left Jyoti Basu wondering

Yechury was unanimously elected to the top post at the party's 21st national congress which concluded in Visakhapatnam on Sunday. Veteran communist leader Jyoti Basu once jokingly told Sitaram Yechury during a trip to Beijing that he was a very ... Indian Express, 6 days ago
What's Left, Comrade Yechury? Open, 2 days ago
Lonely at the top Tehelka, 2 days ago
Times of India

10 per cent inhabited villages of out of mobile coverage area

, West Bengal chief minister Jyoti Basu called Union communications minister Sukh Ram using a mobile phone, becoming the first user of a cellphone in India. Since then, mobile telephony has witnessed exponential growth. Yet, two decades later, there ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Out of coverage area  Times of India1 month ago 10 Percent Inhabited Villages Of Out Of Mobile Coverage Area  Communications Today1 month ago

Now, historic blunder-plus

Jyoti Basu had famously described the CPM's refusal to head the United Front government as a "historic blunder" but under Prakash Karat the party today said it had paid a price for keeping that government alive. "In 1996-98 when we were supporting the United ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago

PowerGrid is in love with technology and we invested ahead of time: Rathin Basu

Alstom India last week unveiled the country's first ultra high voltage direct current (UHVDC) transformer at its factory in Vadodara. Speaking to Jyoti Mukul & Shreya Jai , Rathin Basu , country president, Alstom India and South Asia, says India has ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago
World Socialist Web Site

CPM may give change a chance

There used to be a time when the proceedings of a Communist Party Congress used to be dissected for hidden meanings, nuances and possible shifts in approach. The exercise, popular among intellectuals in India's Left-dominated academia and to a ...
 New Delhi Pioneer11 hours ago India: Stalinist CPM shifts still further right  World Socialist Web Site4 days ago The relevance of the Left  Livemint.com6 days ago If party does not change...  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

'Opposition-mukt Bharat' Is a Dangerous Thesis; Is Yechury Up To the Task of Defeating It?

Outside of religious faith lines, can the dead be brought to life again? The principal Communist grouping in India, the CPI(M), was so systematically destroyed during the Prakash Karat years that it would be difficult to imagine it becoming relevant ...
 New Indian Express14 hours ago

Living Beyond Death

Pravas Acharya looks back at the journey with a sense of fulfilment—. when he quit the comfortable 25-year-old job of a senior engineer with Indian Railways in 2013 to turn crusader for body and organ donation, naysayers were many. Nearly two ...
 New Indian Express15 hours ago

Tanners in legal battle with Bengal govt

KOLKATA: Tanneries operating at the Calcutta Leather Complex near Bantala have taken the state to court. The problem has arisen over a proposal to allocate an additional 40 acres to information technology companies in the facility that was primarily ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Naxalbari Revisited

As one approaches Naxalbari, half an hour's drive from Siliguri, it is difficult not to feel overawed with a deep sense of history. This place lent more than just its name to a peasants' uprising that changed the course of the country's contemporary ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Lift for the Left?

Sitaram Yechury's elevation as CPI(M) general secretary is indeed an 'elevation to lift the Left' (April 22). In him, the party has found a charismatic and pragmatic leader to lead it in these troubled times. In order to tackle right-wing forces, ...
 The Hindu3 days ago
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