Fight back the anti-working class amendments to Labour Laws by the NDA government!

The Modi led NDA government has once again bared its anti-working class stance with the recent amendments to the labor laws. In the first week of September, 2014 it brought amendments to The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947; The Contract Labour (Regulation & Abolition) Act, 1970; The Factories Act, 1948; The Apprentices Act, 1961, and [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 7/8/2014

Indefinite strike in RMG factories called after police evict Tuba protestors

Protesting workers of Tuba Group have called for an indefinite strike across garment factories in Bangladesh after police evicted them from the factory where they have been on a hunger-strike on Thursday. Law enforcers entered the factory premises around 1.15 pm. They lobbed [...]

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 14/7/2014

Chand’s document pours cold water on CPN-Maoist plans

KATHMANDU: With CPN-Maoist Secretary Netra Bikram Chand’s decision to challenge the party line, the CPN-M’s course of action has gone for a toss. The party, which was almost done with preparations for its national conference to begin from July 10, has been diverted after Chand told leaders [...]

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 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 [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 21/5/2014

Sudan: Governor faces unrest in Red Sea state

The Governor of the Red Sea State in eastern Sudan had to cut short a speech and leave the podium during a rally in Haya locality on Monday, in the latest in a number of recent demonstrations of popular unrest. Angry citizens in the audience [...]

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 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 4/4/2014

Gajurel against Indian firm to develop Upper Karnali hydel project

MYAGDI, April, 4: CPN-Maoist Vice-Chairman CP Gajurel on Friday said that the Upper Karnali Hydropower Project will not be allowed to hand over to India at any cost. Speaking at a press conference organized by Myagdi chapter of the party, Gajurel vowed to chase [...]