World Popular Resistance Clippings 28/7/2014

Riot police with water cannon evict squatters

Since 5:00 am this morning the activists, who have been occupying most of a house in Mühlfeldgasse for over two years, have been preparing for their eviction by blocking the entrance to the house and the street with sofas and other bulky piece of furniture. Around [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 24/7/2014

Factory owners demand larger security force

NEPALGUNJ, JUL 24 – Entrepreneurs in Western Nepal have asked the government to beef up the Industrial Security Force (ISF) as the number of factories have swelled tremendously and security requirements have increased. The industrialists said that the security force was too small to handle the expanded needs. There [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/7/2014

Palestinians clash with Israeli troops across East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Palestinians on Tuesday night clashed with Israeli forces across occupied East Jerusalem as protests in solidarity with Gaza erupted for another night across the region. Undercover Israeli forces detained seven young Palestinian men, including a paramedic, during clashes with Israeli forces in the [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 21/7/2014

Youth killed in firing during protest against Israel in Kashmir

A youth was on Saturday killed in alleged CRPF firing in Kulgam district of Kashmir during protests against Israeli aggression in Gaza Strip. “One youth was killed while another was injured in a firing incident in Qaimoh area of Kulgam,” an official at district [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 5/7/2014

Chand’s paper to be made supplementary document

KATHMANDU: Senior party leaders addressing today’s central committee meeting of the CPN-Maoist said the political document presented by Chand’s paper to be made supplementary document Secretary Netra Bikram Chand should be taken as the supplementary of chairman’s document. Today all the politburo members concluded delivering their opinions on [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/7/2014

170 Palestinians injured in East Jerusalem clashes

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Over 170 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli forces in occupied East Jerusalem on Wednesday following the kidnapping and killing of a 16-year-old Palestinian from the Shufat neighborhood, medics said. Red Crescent medics said 170 Palestinians were injured in the clashes, including three [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 1/7/2014

Dozens Held After Clashes Over Pollution Concerns in China’s Fujian Province

Authorities in the southeastern Chinese province of Fujian are holding nearly 30 people following clashes with angry local residents who blockaded a chemical plant accused of causing severe pollution near Zhangzhou city. The clashes came after riot police moved in to disperse thousands [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 26/6/2014

Chilean Riot Police Clash With Education Protesters

RIOT police clashed with tens of thousands of protesters on the streets of the Chilean capital Santiago on Wednesday. Students and teachers were seeking to put pressure on President Michelle Bachelet to reform Chile’s education system faster and more thoroughly than she has [...]

Why do we shout ‘THERE WON’T BE A WORLD CUP’?

Soccer is the sport of multitudes; a sport that gives the most intense passions for people all around the planet. We do not deny the importance of football to the Brazilian people and even the role of sport and leisure in society. However, the FIFA World Cup is not just a sporting event.

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 9/6/2014

CPN-M refuses to exchange 26 seats for CA berth

Update: The CPN-Maoist has refused proposal of the major three political parties to participate in the CA. In a meeting, the dissident Maoist also rubbished the 26 seats of the CA it was offered in exchange of its participation in the CA. “We forwarded out [...]