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Vladimir Lenin

Dream of world Communism: Simply a fantasy a century back?

The founding congress of the Third International almost didn't achieve its objective, though.

07 Mar 2019 1:18 AM

Remembering Red Rosa: The ‘inspiration’ behind Lenin?

Germany was transformed on the eve of the November 1918 armistice, largely through direct action by soldiers, sailors and workers.

17 Jan 2019 12:15 AM

The art of propaganda & the politics of cinema

Nazi domination of the German film industry is the supreme example of the usage of films to subserve the fascist national program.

06 Jan 2019 12:22 AM

200 yrs later, Karl Marx is still relevant

Karl Marx was a little-known Communist by the name of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin.

03 May 2018 12:22 AM

Will RSS elevate Dattatreya Hosable to No 2 position?

BJP president Amit Shah is also expected to reach Nagpur Friday night.

10 Mar 2018 5:11 AM


'Unidentified miscreants' vandalise Ambedkar's statue in Haridwar

Local authorities took cognizance of the situation and within few hours installed a new idol.

09 Mar 2018 8:19 PM

Stop this vandalism

The Prime Minister and home minister may have spoken up against such vandalism, but they acted a bit too late.

08 Mar 2018 12:31 AM

Once a shrine to Lenin, his birthplace city seeks a new identity

Contemporary touches include a huge photograph of President Vladimir Putin, who visited in 2002.

08 Nov 2017 6:30 AM

Tate Modern in London to exhibit visuals on Russian Revolution

The exhibition at the Tate will display an extremely rare poster which proclaims the birth of the Soviet Union.

06 Nov 2017 4:10 PM

The spirit of 1917

Lenin arrived in Petrograd in April 1917 with a slogan on his lips: “All power to the soviets.”

02 Nov 2017 12:31 AM


What's next? New Venezuela assembly has vast powers

Many speculate they will choose Diosdado Cabello, the hard-line leader of the ruling socialist party, as their chairman.

01 Aug 2017 10:17 AM

Flashback 1917: How Lenin seized the moment

News of the February Revolution in 1917 had struck Lenin as a thunderbolt.

20 Apr 2017 12:31 AM

25 years after USSR: Will Russian spring return?

No sooner had Gorbachev finished, the red flag came down from the top of the Senate dome in the Kremlin for the last time.

24 Dec 2016 5:04 AM