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Coast Guard undertakes
'Operation Water Baby' in Kerala

Mumbai, Aug 19 : From flood-ravaged Kerala comes astory of grit of the Coast Guard and armed forces personnelwho saved a newly-born baby in a night-long rescue operationnear the Idukki dam two days ago.....

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Met predicts heavy rain in south Bengal

Kolkata, Aug 19 : The Met department today warned of heavy rain in the coastal and other southern districts of West Bengal till Tuesday owing to a low pressure in the Bay of Bengal.....

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India Inc extends aid to inundated Kerala

New Delhi, Aug 19 : With heavy rains continuing to wreak havoc in Kerala, India Inc has extended relief measures to the victims by offering donations. Meanwhile, industry body CII has set up a task force chaired by its former president Kris Gopalakrishnan to work on relief measures for victims in flood devastated Kerala in coordination with the state government and the district administrations..

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AUGUST 9: UNPRECEDENTED NATIONWIDE
RESPONSE TO JAIL BHARO STRUGGLE

Ashok Dhawale

It was by far the most massive nationwide Jail Bharo struggle in recent times. According to preliminary reports received from the states, well over five lakh peasants and workers courted arrest at over 610 centres in 407 districts in 22 states across the country on August 9, 2018. They raised the main slogan “Modi Sarkar, Chale Jaao!”.....

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Samir Amin: Death
of a Marxist

by VIJAY PRASHAD

On Sunday, August 12, Samir Amin died. With him went a generation of Egyptian Marxists who came of age in the time of Nasserism and departed with the world in tatters. Amin was born in 1931 in Cairo... ...

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27th December, 2015 towards Red Brigade

Huge rally by CPIM in Kolkata at Brigade Parade Ground on Sunday on 27th December, 2015.

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