CPI-ML • Imperialism • Protests • US Imperialism
President of the biggest imperialist power, USA, Barrack Obama is coming to India. USA is engaged in a number of wars in third world countries for controlling their natural resources, trade routes and establishing its military bases in all parts of world. Its hands are soiled with the blood of millions of people of oppressed countries. It is behind almost all the wars being waged around the world. It is bombing a number of countries of middle-east and Africa and also Afghanistan and Pakistan. Read more
Pratirodh Ka Swar, January 2015
CPI-ML • Pratirodh Ka Swar
A deluge of protests by Bidi Workers against 
Telangana Government - D.V. Krishna
Bidi workers • Telangana • Telangana Pragathisheela Bidi Workers Union
An upsurge of protest of Bidi Workers is fast unfolding in 4 northern districts of Telangana (Viz: Nizamabad, Adilabad, Karimnagar and Medak) against the non-implementation of K.C.R.’s election promise of paying a special livelihood allowance of Rupees one thousand per month to all bidi workers presently working and those who had stopped working after their superannuation. K.C.R and his party, Telangana Rashtra Samithi, had promised to pay each bidi worker in the state an amount of Rs. Read more
Call for Protests Against Ordinance Amending LARR 2013 - Oppose & Defeat Offensive of Modi Govt.
CPI-ML • Land Struggles • Mining
Central Committee of CPI(ML)-New Democracy strongly condemns the Ordinance promulgated by Central Govt. amending law governing the land acquisition – The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013 (LARR). Promulgation of this Ordinance is not only against political morality and parliamentary propriety but is sinister attack on the peasants including tribals and also on the people as well as national interests. Modi Govt. Read more
New Democracy, December 2014
CPI-ML • New Democracy
Another Black Law : Consign it to the dustbin of history - S. Mahil
CPI-ML • Imperialism • Protests • Ruling Class
Kala Kanoon Virodhi Morcha • Prevention of Damage to the Public and Private Property Act 2014
First choice of Indian and international corporate, Narendra Modi, is at the helm of affairs as Prime Minister of India. Modi, even before coming to power had clearly said that he will not only continue the policies followed by Dr. Manmohan Singh, he will deliver where Manmohan failed to deliver. It makes the direction of the Modi government very clear. UPA govt. Read more
Barddhaman Blast - Beyond the mainstream narrative - Amit Chakraborty
Imperialism • Ruling Class
Barddhaman Blast • West Bengal
It is interesting to note that chief minister of West Bengal in a public meeting on 24th october stated Barddhaman blast which occurred on 2nd October 2014 in Khagragarh could be a conspiracy hatched by Indian intelligence agency Research & Analysis wing( RAW). This statement created a furore among RSS-BJP leaders along with the parliamentary oppositions including mainstream lefts. Ms. Read more
Observe December 6 as Anti-Communalism Day - CPI(ML)-New Democracy Central Committee Call
Anti-communalism Day
On this day in 1992 RSS-BJP hordes in league with Congress led Govt. at the Centre demolished Babri Masjid. It was followed by large scale killings of Muslims who came out to protest in police firing and in organized rioting. This day reminds the Indian people of the challenge posed by Hindu communal forces to the unity of the people. It symbolizes attempts by most reactionary sections to deny dynamism of Indian society and its composite culture and heritage. Read more
J&K : Withdraw AFSPA
Protests • Ruling Class
AFSPA • Kashmir
Kashmir is aflame again. The issue this time is Army firing at a white Maruti car in Budgam killing two of the five teenagers in it and badly injuring the other two. The Army said that the car refused to stop despite being flagged at three checkpoints. The SDM enquiry (SDM Budgam) and SSP have established that the car skidded out of control so could not stop and it finally hit a lamp post and stopped. An NDTV team reported it had seen the dented lamp post with bullet marks too. Read more
Tribal leader Haribandhu Kadraka arrested on false charges for opposing Vedanta’s mining project
Niyamgiri • Vedanta
(New Democracy News) A strong opponent of Vedanta’s mining of Niyamgiri hills, tribal leader of Rayagada district and Muniguda block president of Lok Sangram Manch (LSM) Com. Haribandhu Kadraka was arrested on 19th October on trumped up charges. This arrest is part of a sinister design to remove and intimidate opponents of mining in Niyamgiri to favour Vedanta. Naveen Patnaik, whose govt. Read more
The rise of BJP in Maharashtra - Pravin Nadkar
 2014 Assembly Election results in Maharashtra are indicative of the changing equations in Maharashtra's political arena. At the time of writing this article, BJP is undecided about its choice of alliance partner and looks as though this Diwali in Maharashtra will have to go without the name plate at the CM office in Mantralaya. Voters in Maharashtra have fallen short of giving a clear majority to the BJP. Read more
Press Release - An Investigation into Communal Violence in Trilokpuri
Communalism • Ruling Class
The morning papers of 26th October 2014 carried news of communal clashes in Trilokpuri area with policemen among 14 injured, gunshot injuries and police claims of the situation as ;tense but under control’. The police also claimed that aman committees have been set up in the area. The undersigned three member team from two progressive organizations of Delhi- Advocate Ms. Poonam Kaushik, General Secretary and Advocate Ms. Read more
Modi Govt. Unleashes Anti-People Measures After Assembly Elections
Communalism • Imperialism • Ruling Class • US Imperialism
BJP • Haryana • Maharashtra • Modi • RSS
Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana have demonstrated continuing trend of collapse of Congress and decline of caste based regional parties resulting in BJP getting a majority in Haryana and emerging as the single largest party in Maharashtra. With little to separate the ruling class parties in terms of economic policies and on the issues affecting the common people, money power and support of corporate media became decisive in favour of BJP. Read more
Sarada Scam in West Bengal - Behind a Shadow economy
Bengal • corruption • scam
By Amit Chakraborty (New Democracy News) The Sarada scam in West Bengal has created a sensation. The Sarada group, a consortium of over 200 companies that claimed to run a wide variety of schemes, has bankrupted lakhs of small investors robbing them of their life savings. The multi-level marketing scheme of the group — a Ponzi scheme — has taken its toll. Read more
Khap • Patriarchial
Many changes have occurred for the young in India. Some happened slowly over the years. The rise in access to television and radio leading to spread of information, to rise of knowledge about consumer products including appliances to lighten household work. Young women and girls opting for education and careers and professions, initially as pioneers. Rising prices and the need for a double income increasing the demand for working girls for marriages. Read more
Inquilabi Sada Rahh, January 2015
CPI-ML • Inqlabi Sada Rahh
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Sixth Conference of POW (Telengana) Successfully Held in Khammam
POW • POW Telangana • Progressive Organisation of Women • Telangana
The sixth Conference of Progressive Organization of Women (POW) was held in Khammam, Telengana (It was the first conference of POW Telengana) on 4th and 5th January 2015. This was preceded by a rally and mass meeting by POW on 3rd January. More than 10,000 women mostly holding red flags of POW, marched through Khammam town in a blaze of red from S.R. & B.G.N.R. College grounds to Pavilion grounds in a two and a half kilometer trek on 3rd afternoon. Read more
IFTU hails the success of the all-India strike of the coal workers
IFTU • Trade Union
Coal Workers
The Indian Federation of Trade Unions (IFTU) congratulates the coal workers of the Public sector coal industry for the overwhelming success of the all-India strike beginning from 6th January 2015 and calls upon them to continue this historic united struggle against the anti-worker, anti-national policy of the Modi Govt. More than 90% of the over 3.5 lakh workers in the various subsidiaries of Coal India and the Singareni Colliery Company Ltd. (SCCL) went on strike on 6th Jan. Read more
Biplabi Ganaline, December 2014
Biplabi Ganaline • CPI-ML
Rape in Uber Cab in Delhi - The MNC and the Comprador vs. Women’s Security
Women's Security
On the evening of 5th December2014, a young lady executive of an MNC in Gurgaon attended a party with her friends in a nearby area and was dropped by a friend to South Delhi around 10pm. From here she took an Uber cab for Inderlok. Taking advantage of the fact that the girl slept off in the cab, the driver switched off his phone and thereby the GPS or tracking device on it activated the baby lock system so that the girl could not open the car doors to escape and raped her. Read more
Mark 16th December a day of struggle against sexual violence against women
Khap • sexual violence
Fight Back Sexual Violence Against Women! Punish the guilty of Sexual Violence! No to Khap panchayats, ‘honour killings’ and ‘Love Jihad’ myths! 16th December 2014 would mark two year since the brutal, inhuman gang rape and physical violence against a young woman in Delhi resulting in her death. This evoked upsurge of students, youth, women and citizens of Delhi and many other parts of the country. Read more
Pratirodh Ka Swar, November 2014
CPI-ML • Pratirodh Ka Swar
AP: Struggle of Aurobindo Pharma Workers - P. Prasad
IFTU • Labour Laws • Protests • Trade Union
Aurobindo Pharma
(New Democracy News) A struggle is on in Aurobindo Pharma Company of Srikakulam Dist of AP. These employees fought for the right of formation of union last year. They had resorted to 83 days’ strike from 7 -7-2013 to 1-10-2013. Arrests, false cases, kidnappings, suspensions dismissals etc. frequently took place then. However finally they got victory, with support of solidarity movement. Union registration was done. IFTU union is functioning for last one year, in successful manner. Read more
AIKMS Protest Dharna at Hyderabad - Don’t make it Telangana of suicides
Suicides • Telangana
Since the formation of Telangana state and the Government of TRS, during the last 4 to 5 months, more than 319 farmers have committed suicide. The agriculture in Telangana is mainly dependent on rain water and bore wells. There is a huge deficit in the rainfall leading to the drying up of the fields and loss of crops. In addition to this, there are huge electricity power cuts. This has further made the farmers at loss. Ultimately credits taken by farmers have increased. Read more
New Democracy, October 2014
CPI-ML • New Democracy
Pratirodh Ka Swar, October 2014
CPI-ML • Pratirodh Ka Swar
Modi Govt. bares its anti-worker fangs
Labour Laws • Ruling Class
The so-called labour reforms announced by Narendra Modi on 16th October 2014, a day after polling in Haryana and Maharashtra, are a proclamation of blatantly pro-corporate and anti-worker measures unfettered by immediate electoral considerations. The operative measure announced by it is further chaining of labour dept. machinery in the name of doing away of ‘Inspector Raj”. In place of filling up 16 forms of compliance with labour laws, companies will fill one single, self-attested form. Read more
Condemn Turkish Bombing of PKK; Support Kobane
Imperialism • US Imperialism
Kurds • PKK • Turkey
Support Kurdish Struggle for their national aspirations In the backdrop of declining power of US imperialism and rising anger of the people of West Asia, turmoil in the Middle-East intensifies. To divert the people’s struggles in Arab countries and to drown upswing in people’s struggles in sectarian bloodshed, imperialism and reactionaries have lifted a huge stone which is crushing their feet. Read more
Appeal for help to Cyclone Affected People of AP and Odisha
Andhra • Cyclone • Odisha
Cyclone Hudhud which had a land fall at Vishakhatnam on October 12, has caused deaths and vast destruction in the North Andhra coastal districts of Visdhkhapatnam and Vijainagram besides causing damage in Shrikakulam district and several districts of South Odisha. In worst hit Vishakhapatnam, several bastis have been wiped out and tens of thousands of people rendered without shelter and support. Communications in the affected areas have been disrupted. Read more
Report on alleged plan of cow slaughter in JJ Colony Bawana
    A team comprising of Dr. Mrigank (Delhi Committee, Indian Federation of Trade Unions, IFTU), Poonam Kaushik (Gen. Secy. Pragatisheel Mahila Sangathan, PMS), Rajeev (Convener, Progressive Democratic Students’ Union, PDSU) visited JJ Colony Bawana and made investigations into the reports of alleged planned cow slaughter and intimidation of Muslims. Read more