REPORTS

Assam Bandh Against Chauldhua Massacre

On 29 January, 100 gunmen from Arunachal Pradesh opened fire on people in Chauldhua of the Bihali forest area in Sonitpur district. 11 were killed, 14 badly injured, and 6 are still missing, feared dead. Jawans

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When Lajpat Nagar Was Occupied by Anti-Racism Protestors

Lajpat Nagar- a consumer's heaven and a glimpse of what is generally understood to be “mainland” Indian culture- is visited by numerous students from the Northeastern states of India who are studying in

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Obituaries

 Comrade Byomkesh Banerjee

Comrade Byomkesh Banerjee (born 18 December, 1944) a member of the Party’s Chuchura Local Committee and Vice President of the Hooghly District Committee (West Bengal) of AICCTU

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Tribute to Pete Seeger

 (Based on tributes in The Guardian and Daily Mail)

Pete Seeger dies aged 94

Singer-song writer inspired folk revival in the US and was

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Akrosh March by Students in Patna

 AISA and RYA organized an Akrosh March and gherao-ed the Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to protest on the issues of non-fulfilment of promises, pro-corporate communal forces, dignified employment, unemployment allowance, effective youth policy, affordable quality

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RMP Statement: On The Verdict In The TP Chandrasekharan Murder Case

 The court verdict in the T.P. Chandrasekharan murder case delivers a major blow to the cult of assassinating political rivals, practiced by the CPI(M) in Kerala.

The

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Labour Leader Comrade Daulat Ram No More

 UP State Vice President of CITU and noted labour leader of Kanpur Com. Daulat Ram passed away on 1 January. Com. Daulat Ram took part in the Kanpur textile workers' agitation when

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Dalits Attacked in Rajasthan Village

On 14 January (Sankranti) persons from the domineering Rajput caste attacked dalits, burnt their houses and killed three people. This village has 14 dalit families who were attacked by Rajputs from neighbouring villages.

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Jan Vikalp Sabha Held in Bagodar on Comrade Mahendra Singh’s Martyrdom Day

 CPI (ML) organized a huge Jansankalp Rally in Bagodar on 16 January 2014, the 9th anniversary of Com. Mahendra Singh's martyrdom. Addressing the sea of people gathered on this occasion, CPI (ML) General Secretary Com.

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African and Indian Residents of Khirkee Village Speak atSit-In Against Racist Violence

 "My friend told me, don't go outside, they are beating up African women. I was planning to go out, but I stayed in and locked my door. They banged on our

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On the Occasion of South Korean President’s India Visit Citizens’ Protest at Environment Ministry against Clearance to POSCO

 Veerappa Moily, the new Minister of Environment and Forest (MOEF), audaciously cleared POSCO’s Steel Project, violating all norms, just before the arrival of the President of South Korea, Park Geun-Hye’

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Resisting Forced Sale of Kidney and Ovum, and Surrogate Motherhood

The case of Sakunthala, a 27- year old adivasi woman in Salem district of TN, highlights how difficult it is to speak of ‘choice’ in matters like surrogate motherhood, ovum sale,

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