Thursday, 6 October, 2022
TopicSitaram Yechury

Topic: Sitaram Yechury

Bihar BJP VP’s tweet on Yechury son’s death from Covid angers many, Omar Abdullah calls him out

Former BJP MLA Mithilesh Kumar Tiwari deleted the offensive tweet after a severe backlash.

CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury’s son Ashish dies of Covid-19

The 34-year-old was recovering well at Gurgaon's Medanta Hospital when he suddenly passed away at 5.30am Thursday.

In Kerala, gods and mortals take centre stage as Left looks to keep power & ‘create history’

While pre-poll surveys have given LDF an edge, it is facing two storms apart from the gold smuggling case — deep sea trawling pact & 'love jihad' allegations by Syro-Malabar church.

Does NEP seek to end reservations for SC, ST, OBC & the disabled — Sitaram Yechury asks Modi

The CPI(M) leader alleged that various elements of the NEP were being rolled out in an ad-hoc 'piecemeal manner' without discussing with important stakeholders.

CPI(ML) Liberation, CPI(M), CPI make mark in Bihar elections, take lead in 18 of 29 seats

Left leaders say parties were able to make a significant improvement from the previous elections in Bihar due to issues like the migrant crisis and unemployment 

Yechury, Yogendra Yadav named in Delhi riots accused’s ‘disclosure statement’ — what it means

Delhi Police has clarified that Sitaram Yechury, Yogendra Yadav, Jayati Ghosh, Rahul Roy and Apoorvanand featured in a chargesheet because their names appear in disclosure statements.

Modi govt pursuing ‘Atma Samarpan Bharat’ by privatising govt entities, PSUs, says Yechury

CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury blamed the Centre for privatising all government entities and PSUs and trying to muffle the opposition by using draconian laws.

Why opposition in Bihar is wary of postal ballot for voters above 65 years

The CPI(M) said EC’s new postal ballot move is ‘disturbing’, while the Congress said it ‘violates secrecy in voting’ and the Trinamool wrote to EC, saying it’s ‘ridiculous’.

No one entered Indian territory, no border posts were occupied: PM at all-party meet on China

Although opposition parties largely supported the government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi raised several questions, saying they’re ‘still in dark about the crisis.'

Yechury’s 20-lakh crore dig, Priyanka Chaturvedi’s ‘dilemma’ & Parliament’s big toughies

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

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Jaishankar to embark on his 1st visit to New Zealand from Oct 5

G20 has 5 daunting challenges and India’s presidency can turn this crisis into opportunity

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Falguni Nayar, Nykaa's founder & CEO, and Sima Ganwani Ved, Apparel Group's founder & chairwoman, pose for a picture during a strategic alliance announcement in Mumbai, on 6 October 2022 | Reuters

Nykaa forge ties with Dubai’s Apparel Group to expand business in Gulf countries

Falguni Nayar, the online retailer founder and CEO, said the two companies would together build a multi-brand beauty retail business with Nykaa holding a 55% stake of the entity.


Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.