Id-ul-fittar Midst Complex Political Situation

Sitaram Yechury Id-ul-fittar, this year, will be celebrated in the midst of a complex situation full of developments that cause worry and concern to citizens of a secular democratic India. As we enter the final year of the twentieth century, according to the Gregorian (Roman) calendar, it

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Commemoration of 6th December

Sitaram Yechury On every 6th of December, since 1992, the country hangs its head in shame recollecting the vandalism and de¬struction of the Babri Masjid. The one point that this memory highlights is the disastrous consequences of having a rabidly communal outfit assume the reins of State

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CPI(M) CC Delegation’s Visit to China – IV

Sitaram Yechury During the course of discussions with the leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC), their assessment regard¬ing the present international situation and the international Communist movement alongwith many ideolog¬ical issues figured. The Chinese leaders emphasised that while

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BJP’s Post Defeat Propaganda

Sitaram Yechury Displaying mastery over fascist Gobblesian propaganda methods, the caretaker Prime Minister has launched the BJP election campaign by spreading disinformation and untruths. In what must be considered as a gross constitutional impropriety, Vajpayee utilised the customary address

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BJP Bites Dust in Goa Elections

Sitaram Yechury The BJP’s brinkmanship in the recently concluded assem¬bly elections in Goa came to a nought. With bombastic claims and high sounding rhetoric, the BJP was visualis¬ing an increased support amongst the people of Goa resulting in its becoming the ruling party. The BJP was

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BJP Bangalore Meeting

Sitaram Yechury The BJP has emerged from its recently concluded National Executive meeting at Bangalore as a hydra-headed mon¬ster. Both in its political and economic resolutions, it clearly expressed its satisfaction with the present state of affairs. It, in fact, goes further to endorse this

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Advani’s statement on Babri Masjid

Sitaram Yechury Mr. Advani continues to excel himself in perfecting perfidy. While replying to a discussion on growing atrocities against minorities in various parts of the country, in the Lok Sabha, the Home Minister made an amazing claim that the demolition of the Babri Masjid had jolted him

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The Unfolding Of The Real Agenda

Sitaram Yechury The first one week of the BJP led government at the Centre has clearly shown the unfolding of its real agenda which continues to be kept camouflaged from the people. In fact, there has been an unfolding of two hidden agendas. First, while publicly appearing to give up the hard

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