Communist: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Javed Akhtar: First Indian to receive Richard Dawkins Award
Published: June 8, 2020
Javed Akhtar has become the first Indian to receive the Richard Dawkins award. About Javed Akhtar Javed Akhtar is a renowned lyricist in the Indian film industry. He was awarded Padma Shri in 1999. He has also won the Sahitya Akademi award and Padma Bhushan. It is to be noted that Javed Akhtar raised voice ..
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Veteran CPI leader AB Bardhan passes away
Published: January 2, 2016
Veteran Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Ardhendu Bhushan Bardhan passed away in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He was 92. He has been a leading figure of the trade union movement and left politics in India and had played a key role in maintaining the space for Communists in national politics. About Ardhendu Bhushan Bardhan AB Bardhan ..
Governing Centre Right Coalition wins 2015 Portugal elections
Published: October 5, 2015
Governing Centre Right coalition parties led by Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho have won the Portugal’s 2015 general election. In this election the governing coalition has won 99 seats in the 230-seat parliament by securing 39% of votes. However they failed to secure absolute majority in the Parliament. Socialist Parties have emerged as opposition in ..