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Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral LIVE STREAMING: Ex-PM’s cortege on way to Smriti Sthal for final rites

Jammu: Schoolchildren pay tribute to the former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at a school in Jammu on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (PTI Photo) Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s cortege ha...

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Somnath-da’s role as Speaker is sorely missed today: Sitaram Yechury

In today’s conditions, his role as a Speaker is being all the more missed when we have instances of indiscriminate declaration of legislation as money Bills to deprive Rajya Sabha of its functionin...

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For Somnath Chatterjee, the House was supreme

As a 10-term member of the Lok Sabha, he embellished the majesty of parliament. As its Speaker and a jurist of considerable weight, he safeguarded its space in the constitutional scheme of separati...

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Family of Somnath Chatterjee rejects CPM’s request to drape body in red flag; party had expelled ...

Kolkata: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee's family on Monday turned down the Communist Party of India (Marxist) leadership's request to drape the expelled member's body in a red flag and...

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Somnath Chatterjee passes away at 89: Veteran CPM leader’s body to be kept at party office before...

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and CPM veteran Somnath Chatterjee breathed his last on Monday morning at a Kolkata hospital after battling kidney ailment, media reports said. He was 89 years old and had ...

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Rahul Gandhi joins protest over SC/ST bill, says PM Narendra Modi has no place for Dalits in his ...

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday joined the ongoing protest over the alleged dilution of the SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act and slammed the Narendra Modi government for ig...

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Sitaram Yechury (born August 12, 1952) is an Indian politician and one of the communist leaders in the country. He is a senior member of the politburo of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and the party's Parliamentary group leader.