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Bihar elections: Six Left parties project a new front

Bihar elections: Six Left parties project a new front

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Six Left parties on Monday projected themselves as an alternative bloc to the BJP-led NDA and a JD(U)-RJD-Congress combine in the upcoming Bihar assembly polls. As they agreed to fight 228 of the 243 seats, the bloc’s move could further scatter the non-NDA votes. The Left’s announcement comes close on the heels of Samajwadi Party […]

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Bihar coalition: CPI, CPI(M) non-committal

Bihar coalition: CPI, CPI(M) non-committal

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hours after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar indicated on Monday that the Communist Party of India would be part of the Janata Dal (United)-Rashtriya Janata Dal combine, the Left party said no decision had been taken as yet. “Our primary objective is to defeat the BJP and also strengthen the Left,” said CPI national secretary […]

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