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Colombia's ELN rebels claim
police academy attack

Havana, Jan 21 : Colombia's leftist ELN rebels claimed responsibility on Monday for the bombing of a police academy in Bogota that killed 20 people as well as the attacker, and derailed peace talks being held in Havana....

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India's richest 1% grew richer in 2018
but nothing improved for the poor

Davos, Jan 21 :  Indian billionaires saw their fortunes swell by Rs 2,200 crore a day last year, with the top one per cent of the country's richest getting richer by 39 per cent as against just three per cent increase in wealth for the bottom-half of the population, an Oxfam study said on Monday....

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CJI recuses himself from
hearing plea challenging Rao's
appointment as interim CBI chief

New Delhi, Jan 21 : Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Monday recused himself from hearing a plea challenging the appointment of M Nageswara Rao as interim CBI director, saying he would be part of the selection committee to choose the agency's new chief....

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COMMENT

Ten Per Cent Reservation:
Who Will Benefit?

Prakash Karat

The Modi government has got a Constitutional amendment adopted in Parliament providing for 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections in the general category, i.e., those who are not in the Scheduled Castes (SCs), Scheduled Tribes (STs), or, Other Backward Classes (OBCs)....

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Post General Strike
THE TASK BEFORE US

Tapan Sen

The country has witnessed a massive two days countrywide general strike on 8-9 January 2019 by the working people against the anti-people, anti-worker and anti-national policies of the BJP-led Government of India. The general strike was called by all in the united platform of 10 central trade unions and almost all independent national federations. ...

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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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Assembly General Election

Assembly General Election