World Popular Resistance Clippings 21/3/2014

Thapa rules out unity with UCPN-Maoist

ROLPA: CPN-Maoist General Secretary Ram Bahadur Thapa today ruled out the possibility of his party unifying with the UCPN-Maoist. “Since the UCPN-Maoist has deviated ideologically, unity with them is not possible,” Thapa told a press conference in Rolpa headquarters Libang. Stating that UCPN-M had ditched people’s revolution in [...]

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 [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 22/2/2014

Twelve student organisations announce protest against semester system in TU

KATHMANDU, Feb. 22: Twelve student organisations including the All Nepal National Independent Students Union (Revolutionary) close to the CPN-Maoist have announced agitation programs against the semester system that the Tribhuvan University is adopting from this academic year. The student organisations have demanded scrapping the [...]

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 25/1/2014


Demonstrations against Viennese right-wing ball turn violent

Police in the Austrian capital, Vienna, say they arrested about a dozen people on Friday evening after initially peaceful protests, involving some 6,000 demonstrators, against the so-called Academics Ball (Akademikerball) in the city’s Hofburg palace turned violent. “We have several arrests and also injured [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/1/2014

Street protest inevitable for pro-people constitution: Baidya

CHITWAN, Jan 23: CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidya on Thursday made it clear that the newly elected Constituent Assembly (CA) would not promulgate a new constitution in the country. Speaking at a press conference organized by Revolutionary Journalists´ Association here in Narayangadh this morning, Baidya opined that street [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 7/1/2014

It’s strike season in China, and this year it could be a doozy

In Zhengzhou on Jan. 2, hundreds of migrant workers knelt for hours at the construction site to beg their boss to pay them months or even years of back wages. In Wenzhou on Dec. 23, a large crowd of workers from [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 17/9/2013

Outlaw jailed for life, another held

Member of an outlawed party was sentenced to life term imprisonment in an arms case here yesterday. Convict Md. Hares Sardar, 40, is son of Badu Sardar of Dhanuaghata village in Pabna. According to the case, acting on a tip off, law enforcers caught Hares Sardar, an operative of [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/9/2013


Security forces disperse protesting farmers with tear gas in Perez Zeledon

September 4th, 2013 ( Security forces in riot gear dispersed with tear gas some 250 corn and bean farmers who were blocking the Interamericana Sur highway at 2:20 a.m. this morning in Perez Zeledon. The farmers were protesting what they describe as [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 1/9/2013

33 injured in Gazipur garment workers unrest

At least 33 people, including three members of the police, were injured in a clash between police and garment workers in the Masterbari area of sadar upazila in Gazipur yesterday. The clash erupted when police attempted to disperse the demonstration of Stylo Fashion Garments workers on the [...]