World Popular Resistance Clippings 10/4/2014


Peru Shining Path arrests: 24 seized

Twenty-four people suspected of links to Peruvian militant group Shining Path have been arrested, the president says. President Ollanta Humala said they included the leaders of the organisation’s political arm, Movadef. Two of them are lawyers for the group’s founder Abimael Guzman, who was jailed [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 6/4/2014

Purba Bangla Communist Party activist killed in blast

An activist of the outlawed Purba Bangla Communist Party has been killed in a bomb attack in Jhenaidah’s Harinakundu. Jahangir Hossain, 45, came under the attack on Friday night and died on Saturday morning, said Harinakundu Police Station OC Mohibul Islam.He was on his way back [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 5/3/2014

Outlawed killed in Chuadanga ‘shootout’

A regional leader of the outlawed Purba Bangla Communist Party was killed in a ‘shootout’ with police at Jagannathpur village in Damurhuda upazila in Chuadanga district early Wednesday, police said. The deceased was identified as Abul Kashem, 35, son of Juron Ali, a resident of Boalmari village in Mujibnagar [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 18/2/2014

15 hurt as Savar RMG workers clash with cops

At least 15 people were injured as workers demonstrating for their arrears clashed with police in Savar, on the outskirts of the capital, this morning. Around 200 workers of CPM Knit Composite Limited started the demonstration outside the factory around 11:00am and tried to [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/2/2014

Death penalty for alleged Purba Bangla militants in cop killing case

A Bagerhat court sentenced three alleged Purba Bangla Communist Party militants to death in absentia Sunday for the 2004 killing of a village police officer.

We are preparing for a movement: Gajurel

CHITWAN, Feb. 16: Vice-Chairman of the CPN–Maoist, CP Gajurel, [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/2/2014

One-year prison sentence for 21-year-old Twitter user who glorified terrorists

A 21-year-old who used her Twitter account to praise the communist armed group GRAPO has been slapped with a one-year jail sentence for glorifying terrorism. But Alba González Camacho will not be going to prison unless she commits a new crime, under the [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 3/2/2014

Janajuddha man held with arms

Our Correspondent. Jhenaidah The police arrested an activist of the underground outfit Purba Bangla Communist Party (ML Janajuddha) with a shutter gun at village Baidanga under Jhenaidah sadar upazila Sunday noon. The arrestee was Ainal Mandal, of the village. Jhenaidah police officer-in-charge Iqbal Bahar Choudhury said, acting on a [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 29/1/2014

According To Article 400, You Can’t Go On Strike

In the battle of labor versus management, the labor force in Kazakhstan is on the brink of finding itself at a huge disadvantage. Kazakhstan’s parliament is currently reviewing a package of amendments to the country’s criminal code that include stiff penalties for participating in [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 28/1/2014

Outlawed leader killed in Khulna ‘gunfight’

An outlawed leader of the Purba Bangla Communist Party was killed in a “gunfight” with police in the Chatiyantala area under Fotullah upazila in Khulna late on Monday night. The deceased was one Touhidul Islam Shobuj, 28, son of Selim Sheikh of Jamir village under the upazila. He [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 9/1/2014

One shot dead as Bangladesh footwear workers riot

Bangladesh police killed one woman when they opened fire today on workers protesting at feared wage cuts in the footwear industry after hundreds went on the rampage at a South Korean export zone, an officer said. Some 5,000 workers staged demonstrations at the private Korean [...]