World Popular Resistance Clippings 18/4/2014

Seven Herders Held After Inner Mongolia Clashes

Chinese authorities in the northern region of Inner Mongolia are holding seven ethnic Mongolian herders after clashes with a mining company they said polluted their grazing lands, local residents said on Thursday. The detentions came after around 150 herders from Chagaan-oboo Gachaa in Heshigten Banner (in [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 17/4/2014

CPN-M preparing for “peoples’ revolution”: Thapa

MAHENDRANAGAR: CPN-Maoist General Secretary Ram Bahadur Thapa said that his party is gearing up for historical revolution against status-quo and regression, that, according to him, came to rise after the second Constituent Assembly. Speaking at a press conference organised in Mahendranagar on Thursday, he said that the party has [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 15/4/2014

Labour Unrest at Nike and Adidas Supplier Yue Yuen Industrial Persists

Thousands of workers at a giant Chinese shoe supplier have rejected an offer for enhanced social benefits, extending one of China’s largest strikes in recent times. The nearly 10-day-long strike at the $5.59bn (£3.3bn, €4.05bn) Yue Yuen Industrial, which manufactures shoes for [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 14/4/2014

CPN-Maoist leader hauls CA over coal

PHIDIM: CPN-Maoist Secretary Dev Gurung today came down heavily on the political parties represented in the Constitution Assembly. Speaking at a press conference organised by CPN-M’s District Organisation Committee, Panchthar in Phidim today, Gurung blamed that Nepali Congress, CPN-UML and Unified CPN-Maoist for trying to revive a constitution [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 13/4/2014

Dozens hurt as anti-government protest in Rome turns violent

ROME: Police fired tear gas and made a number of arrests in Rome on Saturday as an anti-government protest turned violent, leaving several injured, according to medics and an AFP photographer. Hooded protesters hurled rocks and firecrackers at police, causing some 20 [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 11/4/2014

Peru arrests 28 linked to Shining Path on drugs, terror charges

(Reuters) – Peru arrested 28 people linked to the political wing of the largely defunct Shining Path insurgency on suspicions they are involved in drug trafficking and terrorism, the interior minister said on Thursday. The operation marks the first big bust of members [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 3/4/2014

Tibetans Renew Protest Over Land Seized for Highway

More than a hundred Tibetans in northwestern China’s Gansu province on Wednesday protested the seizure of farmland for the construction of highways tied to state-linked gold mining and industrial activities they say are polluting the environment, according to sources in the area. The protest by [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/3/2014

Arrest of Benito Tiamzon, Wilma Austria, 5 others, violates immunity pact, says NDFP

The chief peace negotiator of the revolutionary umbrella group National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) decried the arrest of alleged Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) Chair Benito Tiamzon, his wife and alleged CPP Secretary-General Wilma Austria, and five [...]

Women Martyrs of The Indian Revolution -Tapasi Malik

Martyrdom : 18-12-2006

The West Bengal government had given hundreds of acres of land belonging to the peasants for Tata Motors factory in Singur, without even bothering to give the peasants any proper compensation. This led to a militant agitation against Tata Motors and the Left-front government, particularly against the CPM which is [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 19/3/2014

No party unification until UCPN-M adopts our line: Baidhya

BHOJPUR: Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist Chairperson Mohan Baidhya today reiterated that unity with Unified CPN-Maoist was possible only if the latter to toed their line. Speaking at a press meet organised by the Revolutionary Journalists Association, Bhojpur, here, today, Baidhya rejected chances of unification with [...]