We also look at the preparations for a strike by motor workers in South Africa.
We also report on the issue of wage hike raised by South African security guard unions.
N N Banerjee of the Indian Railways Employees Federation (IREF) talks about the struggles ahead for the railway unions in India.
We report on Kashmir solidarity protests in India and across the globe.
Hundreds of party members and activists protested in New Delhi and other parts of the country against the BJP government’s decision to abrogate a constitutional provision that protected the autonomy of the State of Jammu and Kashmir
Protests were organized in New Delhi and other states by Left parties and organisations terming the Indian government’s decision to remove the autonomy to Kashmir as an attack against constitution of country and the people of Kashmir.
The families, hailing from Piro block in the Angara village of Bhojpur district, resorted to land occupation as the government was delaying the land allotment allegedly in collusion with the local feudal and upper caste forces.
“Any capitulation to the United States, at the cost of sovereignty and self-respect of India, is unacceptable”
We look at the voting patterns and the reasons behind the increasing rightward shift, despite the incumbent BJP failing to solve various working class issues during its first term in power.
Interview with Kavita Krishnan, Politburo member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Liberation, to talk about various issues that are at the heart of the Indian elections