Brinda Karat

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First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Brinda Karat terms Gujarat model a ‘hot air balloon’

The BJP's 'Gujarat model' campaign is a 'hot air balloon' that lacked substance and would fizzle out on the ground, said Brinda Karat, CPM Polit Bureau Member here on Tuesday.Seeking votes for the Left Front, on an independent platform for the first time ... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Women candidates still stuck in 'winability' factor?

By Sreeparna ChakravartyNew Delhi, April 15 (IANS): Political parties have made a plethora of promises during the campaign for the 2014 general elections for the betterment of women and their pledge to reserve a third of seats in parliament and state ... [Published Daijiworldcom - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Brinda Karat Questions Congress, BJP Silence on 'Communal' RSS

CPM politbureau member Brinda Karat on Monday made a scathing attack on the Congress and BJP saying that both the national parties were not talking against communalism and were only playing a politics of opportunism without principles. Brinda Karat, who ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Brinda Karat slams UPA govt for hindering development

TRICHY: Inflation and corruption are the two biggest achievements of the UPA government, which has severely brought down development in the country putting the labour force in difficulty and driving several people out of their jobs, Brinda Karat, CPM ... [Published Times of India - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Brinda Karat calls for change

Communist Party Of India (Marxist) polit bureau member Brinda Karat said there is no space for poor, farmers, traders and the working class in the present Indian Politics and called up on the people to change the situation. Addressing the street corner ... [Published NetIndia123.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Dakshin Kannada a near ‘two-party’ constituency

On the day of elections, voters here will find the names of seven registered parties $ the most the district has seen since independence $ lining the electronic voting machine.However, with every election, the district appears more and more bipartisan, ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Karat hopeful of LF prospects

statesman news serviceSiliguri, 12 April: CPI-M Politburo member Brinda Karat said she was hopeful about the better prospects of the Left Front candidates in West Bengal as well as other states in the country."People in West Bengal have been suffering ... [Published The Statesman - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

NCW asks MSY to explain “rape comment” in 3 days

NEW DELHI: The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Friday sent a notice to SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav asking him to explain his "reprehensible comments" on rape in three days, failing which he will have to appear before the panel.The NCW took cognizance ... [Published Times of India - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Under attack over rape remark, SP chief Mulayam Yadav blames media

Mulayam Yadav SummaryHe said he wanted the strictest punishment for rapists but still stands that hanging should not be done as it leads to misuse of the law.A Day after Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav defended boys and called for scrapping ... [Published Indian Express - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Brinda Karat accuses TMC of tyranny

The Left Front today held a mass meeting here at Kalabari Maidan in Hamiltonganj where CPM politburo member Brinda Karat was the chief speaker. Karat launched scathing attacks on the TMC and its chief, Mamata Banerjee. She alleged the Mamata-led government ... [Published The Echo Of India - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 2 reports

Mulayam Should Apologise: Left Parties

Left parties today slammed SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for his comments on rape, demanding an apology from him and sought a stringent code of conduct to prevent political leaders from making sexist remarks."One may oppose the death penalty for rape ... [Published Outlook India - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Criminalisation of politics affects women most: Brinda

Communist Party of India (Marxist) Polit Bureau member Brinda Karat on Tuesday reached out to the people on issues of the region, including the talk of a ban on arecanut, assaults on women, and the “criminalisation of love”. While campaigning for CPI(M) ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 09 2014]

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CPI-M politburo member and Rajya Sabha member Brinda Karat agreed. "women's representation is not adequate, though it is better than before. proper representation for women will only come around if the women's reservation bill is brought in" Karat told IANS
...also lauded the CPM MP Natrajan from Coimbatore for being the first to raise the issue of inflation and corruption in the country against the UPA. "it was comrade natrajan who questioned the government in the parliament when the issue of corruption was raised. the left is the only party that always raise issues" said Brinda Karat...
...Left parties condemned Yadav's comments as "shocking". CPM politbureau member Brinda Karat said, "one may oppose death penalty for rape offenders, but to trivialize rape as a 'small mistake' as the sp president has done, is shocking and condemnable. it underlines the urgent necessity for a code of conduct for political leaders against sexist and anti-women remarks."

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Brinda Karat terms Gujarat model a ‘hot air bal... [Published The Hindu - 3 hours ago]
Women candidates still stuck in 'winability' fa... [Published Daijiworldcom - 22 hours ago]
Brinda Karat Questions Congress, BJP Silence on... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 15 2014]
Brinda Karat slams UPA govt for hindering devel... [Published Times of India - Apr 14 2014]
Photo finish likely in Udupi-C'magalur [Published Deccan Herald - Apr 14 2014]
Brinda Karat calls for change [Published NetIndia123.com - Apr 14 2014]
Dakshin Kannada a near ‘two-party’ constituency [Published The Hindu - Apr 13 2014]
Karat hopeful of LF prospects [Published The Statesman - Apr 12 2014]
Under attack over rape remark, SP chief Mulayam... [Published Indian Express - Apr 12 2014]
NCW asks MSY to explain “rape comment” in 3 days [Published Times of India - Apr 11 2014]
Brinda Karat accuses TMC of tyranny [Published The Echo Of India - Apr 11 2014]
Mulayam defends, Azmi stokes fresh row [Published Indian Express - Apr 11 2014]
Mulayam Should Apologise: Left Parties [Published Outlook India - Apr 11 2014]
PTI - MULAYAM-LEFT - Mulayam should apologise,s... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 11 2014]
Meet India's Most Powerful Women Politicians [Published Global Voices Online - Apr 10 2014]
Modi forgot his marital vows, how will he keep ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 10 2014]
Priyanka, Priya, Agatha, Dimple: Stunning femal... [Published India TV - Apr 09 2014]
Criminalisation of politics affects women most:... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 09 2014]
Criminalisation of politics affects women most:... [Published The Hindu - Apr 09 2014]
Many twists and turns of a campaign [Published The Hindu - Apr 09 2014]
Moles in Sikh Organizations [Published Asian Tribune - Apr 09 2014]
Brinda Karat calls BJP manifesto, a blueprint f... [Published Times of India - Apr 08 2014]
Brinda Blames Congress for Rise of Communal Forces [Published India Everyday - Apr 07 2014]
Brinda Blames Congress for Rise of Communal Forces [Published New Indian Express - Apr 07 2014]
CPM politburo members to visit Sili... [Published The Echo Of India - Apr 06 2014]
RMP demands probe against Shamseer [Published The Hindu - Apr 06 2014]
625 Stars to Shine for 31 Outfits to Grab TN Vo... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 06 2014]
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