CPN-Maoist Clippings 26/2/2013

 

Bomb creates panic in Butwal, Biratnagar, Banke

BUTWAL, Feb 26: A bomb planted at local Pushpalal Park created panic among the general public in Butwal town area Tuesday morning. The bomb was reportedly planted by the CPN Maoist (Revolutionary). It was kept in a bag at the Pushpalal Park, Ward No. 8 of [...]

CPN-Maoist meets with Yadev on hydro-power

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: CPN-Maoist, the breakaway faction of the ruling Maoist party, has met President Dr Ram Baran Yadav on Sunday and demanded the cancellation of the agreements signed with India on the Upper Karnali, Upper Marsyangdi and Arun III hydro projects and utilize the projects for the welfare of the country. A delegation led [...]

CPN Maoist Clippings 1/2/2013

Nepal Maoists to change ideology, hint at giving up anti-India stance

In a major policy shift, Nepal’s ruling Maoists will adopt a new path to socialism through capitalism and may also give up their anti-India stance at the upcoming national convention of the party. Some 2,500 delegates of the ruling UCPN-Maoist will attend the six-day [...]

CPN-Maoist Clippings-6/1/2013

Leftist artistes share same podium

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Artistes from around a dozen leftist parties, who are very critical of each other at other times, came together for the first time on Friday and Saturday, to perform on the same podium. Interestingly, artistes from cultural groups affiliated to both the UCPN (Maoist) and CPN-Maoist also [...]

CPN-Maoist forms hydel to replace GMR from upper Karnali

SURKHET, Dec 28: The CPN-Maoist, which seems hell-bent on preventing India´s GMR Group from developing upper Karnali hydropower project, has formed a hydropower company of its own. Karnali Jalshrot Limited, which was registered at the Office of Company Registrar by local CPN-Maoist leaders two months ago, will replace GMR Group from upper Karnali project, said [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 26/12/2012

Anti-dam protests in Tawang;

NHPC office attacked Tawang:Anti-dam protests rocked the border town of Tawang, located near international border with China, with protestors comprising largely of local Buddhist monks clashing with the local police on Monday, also defying Section 144 imposed on the town in view of earlier such protests.

According to district officials, protestors [...]

11-member team heading for Kudankulam arrested

TIRUNELVELI: Coastal Kudankulam and Idinthakarai villages in Tirunelveli district are increasingly turning out of bounds for outsiders, suspected to be supporters of the anti-nuclear stir. After CPM veteran V S Achuthananthan was turned away at the Tamil Nadu border when he was heading to Idinthakarai, and three Japanese anti-nuclear activists were deported from Chennai last [...]

On The Issue Of The Environment In The World And In The Philippines-1995

 

In the last more than two centuries in the world, the bourgeoisie has increasingly exploited the human and natural resources in the development of industrial capitalism. In the era of modern imperialism in the 20th century, the monopoly bourgeoisie has carried out on a global scale unprecedented plunder, destruction and pollution of the [...]

Police fire in air to quell dam protest in Assam

Police resorted to lathicharge and fired in the air here today to disperse anti-dam protesters who blocked NH-52 on the border of Lakhimpur-Dhemaji districts in Assam and pelted stones at security force and public vehicles.

No injuries were reported, official sources said. The administration of the twin districts earlier appealed to the protesters to withdraw [...]

Kuki women protest against Tamanthi dam

New Delhi, December 08 2011: Kuki Women and Burma exiled communities today organised a peace protest rally at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi against Tamanthi dam, a hydroeclectric project on the Chindwin river in Burma’s Sagaing division.

In its release , the Morea based Kuki Women Human Rights Organization ( KWHRO) stated that the said Tamanthi [...]