(Volume No. and Part No.) Vol. 21, No. 30

Vol. 21, No. 30

Cronyism and Corruption: Hallmarks of Modi Model of Governance

The decision of the Empowered Experts Committee (EEC) set up by the Modi Government’s Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) to award the ‘Institute of Eminence’ tag to the as yet non-existent Jio Institute of Reliance Foundation has underscored the brazen cronyism that marks the Modi model of governance.



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Condemn the Undeclared Emergency in Tamil Nadu

CPI(ML) Leaders Arrested In Chennai For Releasing Booklet Explaining Issues Surrounding Chennai-Salem Expressway New Delhi, 17 July 2018 CPI(ML) Liberation Politburo Member and Tamil Nadu State Secretary Comrade Kumaraswamy and Central Committee Member Comrade Vidyasagar were arrested today along with 34 other activists for releasing a booklet titled 'Chennai-Salem 8-Lane



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Attack on Swami Agnivesh By BJP Thugs in Jharkhand: Latest Instance of Mob Rule in Modi Raj

On the very day the Supreme Court has come down strongly on the Government of India and State Governments for allowing a veritable mob lynching epidemic in India, a mob of BJP Yuva Morcha thugs attacked the 80-year-old anti-communal and human rights campaigner Swami Agnivesh in Pakur in Jharkhand. This



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Bathani Tola Massacre: No Justice After 22 Years

22 years ago at 2 pm on 11 July 1996 in broad daylight 50-60 armed Ranveer Sena terrorists surrounded and attacked Bathani Tola, set fire to the homes of dalits, minorities, farmers and workers and killed 21 people, particularly targeting women and children. Not even girl children as young as



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Urban Poor and Dalits are Anathema to Modi’s Smart City Project

Urban poor and dalits are missing from Modi’s Smart City project map. They are being evicted and chased away. The BJP-JD(U) government is carrying out this drive throughout the State. The capital Patna is a prime target. The CPI(ML) is carrying out a drive to ‘Save the homes of the



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False Cases against Leaders of Movements in Bhojpur: Treachery by the Administration

After the successful movement of farmers for canal water for irrigation in Agiaon (Bhojpur) led by the CPI(ML) and All India Kisan Mahasabha the administration was forced to release water into the canal, but they have registered cases of road block and obstruction of government work against CPI(ML) leader Manoj



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Landless Poor Occupy Land in Jamui and Beguserai

During the past few days the CPI(ML) led a land occupation movement by the poor in Jamui and Begusarai districts. The Nitish government which had promised to give land and housing for the poor slapped false cases on CPI(ML) leaders and other protesters. The government which boasts of giving land



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CPI(ML) Team Visits Rape Victim’s Family in Rae Bareli

A four-member fact-finding team from the CPI(ML) visited Uttargaudi village in Lalganj (Rae Bareli) where a 11-year old girl was raped and murdered on 6 July. The team comprised of AIPWA State President Krishna Adhikari, CPI(ML) State Secretary member Ramesh Singh Sengar, and Afroz Alam of the Insaf Manch. The



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Ramashray Prasad Singh

Ramashray Prasad Singh passed away on 16 June 2018 at his residence in Begusarai. He was 72. He was associated with the students’ movement of 1966-67 as one of the prominent leaders of SFI and with the onset of the decade of the 70s he became closely associated with the