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PM does not understand how Communists work: Karat (Lead)


July 31st, 2008 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Thursday indicated it was a mistake to have trusted the Congress leadership and said that Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Left has become a ‘habit’ for Mukherjee (Political prattle)


July 11th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Old habits never die. External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukheree realised it Friday. After the meeting of ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) allies at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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After hard politics, time for some hard commerce (Political Prattle)


July 10th, 2008 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Business was brisk at the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) headquarters here Thursday with journalists scrambling to buy a copy of the 203-page book brought out by ... Read more...

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Day’s political events in quotes


July 8th, 2008 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The day's political events in quotes: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh: "I don't think it will affect the stability of the government."Asked when the government will go to ... Read more...

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Mukherjee ’sets record straight’, says IAEA text confidential


July 8th, 2008 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Refuting the Left's allegation that the government violated its commitment to share the IAEA safeguards pact text with them, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday clarified it ... Read more...

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Left finally withdraws support to UPA government(Second Lead)


July 8th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Left parties Tuesday withdrew their support to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Congress-led government after failing to resolve their dragging differences over the India-US nuclear deal. Communist ... Read more...

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Government non-committal in reply to Left


July 7th, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The government Monday refused to meet a Left deadline and clarify if it was finalising the India-specific safeguards agreement with the IAEA to take forward the India-US ... Read more...

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CPI-M fires fresh salvo at PM


July 1st, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi,July 1 (IANS) The Communist Party of India (Marxist) Tuesday charged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with disregarding parliament by saying he will seek its approval after the IAEA approves India-specific safeguards ... Read more...

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Undecided Congress buys time to choose between n-deal, government(Night Lead)


June 26th, 2008 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) With the Congress still undecided on whether or not to risk its government for the India-US civil nuclear deal, a much-awaited climactic meeting of the UPA-Left nuclear ... Read more...

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UPA-Left decide to meet again after renewed deadlock (Lead)


June 25th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) India's ruling coalition and its Left allies Wednesday said they would pursue efforts to end their flaming row over the India-US nuclear deal and meet again "in ... Read more...

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Left parties meet, reiterate opposition to n-deal


June 25th, 2008 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Leaders of the four Left parties met Wednesday afternoon ahead of the crucial meet of the Left-United Progressive Alliance (UPA) coordination committee on the India-US civilian nuclear ... Read more...

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Hectic talks to resolve UPA-Left imbroglio on n-deal(Lead)


June 25th, 2008 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Leaders of India's ruling coalition and its defiant Left allies held make-or-break meetings Wednesday in a bid to end their row over the India-US nuclear deal that ... Read more...

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Last minute attempts to resolve UPA-Left deadlock


June 25th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) With no sign of a breakthrough, senior Congress ministers met Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) general secretary Prakash Karat Wednesday in a last-minute attempt to convince the ... Read more...

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Left refuses to budge, Congress stands by PM (Lead)


June 24th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) India's beleaguered ruling coalition Tuesday threw its weight behind Prime Minister Manmohan Singh after its vital Left allies refused to budge from their opposition to the India-US ... Read more...

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Left refuses to budge on n-deal ahead of key meet


June 24th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Ahead of Wednesday's crucial meeting of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-Left nuclear committee, the Left parties vowed not to allow the India-US nuclear deal to go through. ... Read more...

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Is Yechury in London too? - Arun Jaitley


June 24th, 2008 - 9:40 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, June 24 (IANS) Thousands of miles from nervous discussions back home on the prospects of an early election and the polemical nuclear deal with the US, four key ... Read more...

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Go slow on n-deal, save government, PM advised (Lead)


June 23rd, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Two days ahead of a crucial meeting of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-Left nuclear committee, a poll-wary Congress is mounting pressure on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ... Read more...

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CPI-M fires fresh salvo at Congress over n-deal


June 21st, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Refusing to give the Congress any respite, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday fired another salvo, accusing the party of "promoting a bad nuclear deal" backed ... Read more...

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Left refuses to budge on opposition to n-deal (Intro night lead)


June 21st, 2008 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government late Friday evening made another bid to save the India-US civil nuclear deal and to avoid elections, but its efforts to ... Read more...

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Left refuses to budge on opposition to n-deal (Night Lead)


June 21st, 2008 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The UPA government late Friday evening made another bid to save the India-US civil nuclear deal as well as the ruling coalition and to avoid elections, but ... Read more...

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Government’s survival will be known on June 25: Left(Lead)


June 20th, 2008 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) India's Left parties kept the heat on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government Friday with CPI-M general secretary Prakash Karat stating categorically that its survival would be decided ... Read more...

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CPI-M threatens government over nuclear deal


June 19th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Thursday hinted it could withdraw support to the government if it finalised an India-specific nuclear safeguards pact with the IAEA. "They ... Read more...

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Amid CPI-M warning, PM gets support from allies on N deal (Lead)


June 19th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday won backing from two key allies over the India-US civil nuclear deal after Marxist leader Sitaram Yechury warned that his party could ... Read more...

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It’s now or never, government advises Left (Second Lead)


June 18th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Upping the ante on the nuclear deal, the government Wednesday virtually threw down the gauntlet to the Left, telling them that if it does not get their ... Read more...

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Left repeats ‘no’ on IAEA pact


June 18th, 2008 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The Left parties Wednesday said the Manmohan Singh government should not go to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to finalise the India-specific safeguards agreement as there ... Read more...

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UPA-Left nuclear committee meeting postponed


June 18th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The crucial meeting between the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and its Left allies to discuss the future of the India-US civil nuclear pact slated for Wednesday ... Read more...

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Left-UPA stalemate over n-deal continues (Night Lead)


June 18th, 2008 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Last-ditch efforts by the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government and its Left allies to find common ground on resolving the crisis over the contentious India-US civilian nuclear ... Read more...

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Left to reject government’s plea on IAEA pact (Second Lead)


June 17th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The Left parties will reject the Manmohan Singh government's desperate plea for a green signal to go ahead with finalising an India-specific safeguards agreement with the IAEA ... Read more...

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Left to discuss government request on IAEA pact (Lead)


June 17th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) The government may have made a last-ditch attempt to move forward on the India-US civil nuclear deal, but its Left allies appear to be in no mood ... Read more...

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Government’s last-ditch effort to get Left nod on IAEA pact


June 16th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Desperate to finalise the India-specific safeguards agreement with the UN nuclear watchdog IAEA and seal the nuclear deal with the US, the Congress-led government will make one ... Read more...

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UPA-Left n-panel meeting postponed to June (Lead)


May 26th, 2008 - 10:22 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-Left nuclear committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday to decide on the contentious Indo-US nuclear deal has been postponed, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee ... Read more...

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UPA-Left nuclear committee meeting postponed


May 26th, 2008 - 9:42 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-Left nuclear committee's scheduled meeting Wednesday has been postponed, government sources said Monday. According to sources, the next meeting may be June 11. ... Read more...

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Left to finalise strategy against UPA policies


May 21st, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) The Left parties are meeting here Friday, a day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government celebrates its fourth anniversary, to assess its performance and to finalise their ... Read more...

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Left leaders feel government misleading them over n-deal


May 20th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin
By Liz Mathew New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Some leaders of leftist parties are beginning to wonder if the government is misleading them over the state of the almost-halted India-US nuclear deal in ... Read more...

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UPA-Left meet to discuss IAEA negotiations


May 6th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) The nuclear committee of the ruling United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and its Left allies is meeting Tuesday to take stock of New Delhi's negotiations with the International ... Read more...

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