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All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) activists participate in a rally to protest against naming of CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat Delhi violence case, in Kolkata

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Congress and Left-wing trade union activists paint on a road during their joint rally to protest against the recently passed farm bills, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and Congress MLA and Leader of the Opposition of West Bengal Legislative Assembly Abdul Mannan participate in a joint rally rally of trade unions and Congress, to protest against farm bills, in Kolkata.

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CPI and CPI(M) party workers being detained by the police during a protest against the farm bills, at Sub-Collector's Office in Vijayawada.

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Members of Left-wing organisations block NH-12 during a protest against the farm bill passed in Parliament recently, at Santipur in Nadia district.

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Members of various political parties block Santiniketan road during a protest against the farm bills passed in both the Houses of Parliament recently, at Bolpur in Birbhum district.

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All India Kisan Sabha activists during a protest against the farm bills passed in both the Houses of Parliament recently, in Guwahati.

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Forward Bloc activists march to Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters during a protest to meet their various demands, in Kolkata.

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Forward Bloc activists march to Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters during a protest to meet their various demands, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman and CPI(M) leader Biman Bose (R) sanitises his hands during a rally against Central government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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Members of National Students' Union of India (NSUI) protest against MHRD demanding fee waive off for one semester and postponement of all exams in all states in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Members of National Students' Union of India (NSUI) protest against MHRD demanding fee waive off for one semester and postponement of all exams in all states in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Members of Central Trade Unions along with Sectoral Federations and Associations during a protest against the Central Government on 'Save India Day', at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Police detain SFI activists as they march towards Swasthya Bhawan during a protest demanding resignation of State Health Minister, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kanta Mishra (C) gets his hands sanitized as Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (L) looks on, during a joint demonstration by Congress party and Left Front against the fuel price hike and other issue, in Kolkata.

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Left Front and Congress workers lay down their bikes on a road and shout slogans during a protest against hike in fuel prices at Bolpur town in Birbhum district of West Bengal.

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CPI(M) activists stage a protest against the hike in fuel price and electricity tariff in front of the CESC office, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and others stage a protest against the state government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kanta Mishra stage a protest against the state government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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Policemen detain Left Front activists during a protest against the state government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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Left parties' activists maintaining social distancing stage a protest against the Central and State governments for their alleged failure in controlling COVID-19, during fifth phase of COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) activists burn an effigy of US President Donald Trump during a protest against police atrocities in America, in Patna.

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SFI and DYFI (Left students wing) activists hold posters during a protest to express against the police atrocities in America near the American centre, in Kolkata.

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SUCI (C) activists stage a protest rally to express solidarity with the people of America, on the first day of COVID-19 lockdown 5.0, in Kolkata.

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SUCI (C) activists burn an effigy of US President Donald Trump as they stage a protest rally to express solidarity with the people of America, on the first day of COVID-19 lockdown 5.0, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose with his party colleagues wearing protective masks display placards and posters during a protest against the State Government and Central Government for their alleged failure in containing COVID-19, in Kolkata.

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CITU leaders and activists stage protest against the recent changes in labour laws, at Rajghat in New Delhi.

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Police detain CITU leaders and activists who were staging a protest against the recent changes in labour laws, at Rajghat in New Delhi.

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Police detain CITU leaders and activists who were staging a protest against the recent changes in labour laws, at Rajghat in New Delhi.

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Members of Central Labour organization stage a protest march against the changes in Labour law, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Left party activists maintaining social distance observe the birth anniversary of communist leader Vladimir Lenin during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (L) wearing a face mask sits in a park maintaining social distance with his other party colleagues to observe the birth anniversary of communist leader Vladimir Lenin during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata.

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MPs from Left parties stage a protest in front of Gandhi statue inside the Parliament premises, over Delhi violence, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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SUCI Activists hold placards and shout slogans during a protest rally against U.S. President Donald Trumps visit to India, in West Bengal.

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SUCI Activists hold placards and shout slogans during a protest rally against U.S. President Donald Trumps visit to India, in West Bengal.

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Communist Party of India Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury addresses during a protest rally 'Nagarika Adhikar Suraskhya Samabesh' against the CAA, NRC and NPR, in Bhubaneswar.

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Left supporters during a protest against Union Budget 2020 at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Left-front organisations form a human chain as they take oath to 'Save the Constitution' on the occasion of Republic Day 2020, in Agartala

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and others take part in a rally on the occasion of 123rd birth anniversary of freedom fighter Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, Sharad Yadav and CPI's D Raja joins JNU students' protest march demanding removal of the university vice-chancellor, at Mandi House in New Delhi.

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Members of various employees' organizations stage a protest demonstration in support of their demands and trade unions' nationwide strike, in Rohtak.

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Trade union workers take out a march during their nationwide 24-hour general strike, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Members of AITUC and INTUC block a train during the trade unions' nationwide strike in West Midnapore district of West Bengal.

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Trade union activists take part in a procession to support the ten trade unions' nationwide strike over various demands, in Chikmagalur, Karnataka.

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Police detain SUCI activists who were staging a road blockade in support of the trade unions' Bharat Bandh, in Kolkata.

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Left Front activists take part in a rally in support of the trade unions' nationwide strike over various demands, in Kolkata.

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Left Front activists take part in a rally in support of the nationwide strike called by various trade unions in protest against Union government's alleged anti-people policies, in Kolkata.

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Left front supporters block the traffic on the Dak Bangalow road in support of the nationwide strike called by ten trade unions in protest against the alleged anti-people policies of the Centre, in Patna.

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An activist of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) carrying party flag stands to enforce strike at a deserted street in Kolkata. Trade unions have called for a country-wide strike Wednesday to protest against what they call the "anti-workers and anti-people" policies of the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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CITU activists raise slogans during a protest organised in support of the Trade unions' nationwide strike, in Shimla.

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Members of Left supported organisations take part in a demonstration at Shaheedi Park in support of the nationwide strike called by ten trade unions in protest against the alleged anti-people policies of the Centre, in New Delhi.

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CPI(M) leaders Brinda Karat and Amarjeet Kaur along with other Left parties members take part in a demonstration at Shaheedi Park in support of the nationwide strike called by ten trade unions in protest against the alleged anti-people policies of the Centre, in New Delhi.

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Protesters block rail tracks during the nationwide ‘Bharat Bandh’, in West Bengal.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose along with supporters takes part in a rally in support of the nationwide strike called by various trade unions in protest against Union governments alleged anti-people policies, in Kolkata.

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Left Front supporters takes part in a rally in support of the nationwide strike called by various trade unions in protest against Union governments alleged anti-people policies, in Kolkata

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SFI activists of Jadavpur University stage a protest to condemn the violence at Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University, in Kolkata.

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SFI activists of Jadavpur University stage a protest to condemn the violence at Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University, in Kolkata.

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Left parties' activists and supporters take part in a protest rally against the amended Citizenship Act, in Guwahati.

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Left Front and Congress activists during a joint protest rally against CAA and NRC in Kolkata.

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Left Front activists during a protest rally against CAA and NRC in Kolkata.

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Left Front activists during a protest rally against CAA and NRC in Kolkata.

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Left Front and Congress activists during a joint protest rally against CAA and NRC in Kolkata.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) supporters during a demonstration demanding withdrawal of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), in Kolkata.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) supporters during a demonstration demanding withdrawal of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), in Kolkata.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) supporters during a demonstration demanding withdrawal of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), in Kolkata.

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Left leaders D Raja, Sitaram Yechury, Nilotpal Basu, Brinda Karat and others raise slogans during an anti-Citizenship Act protest, at Red Fort, in New Delhi.

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Left parties hold protest against the amended Citizenship Act & NRC at Mysore Bank Circle area, in Bengaluru. Section 144 is imposed in the city.

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Members of various trade unions participate in a march to press for their various demands, in Kolkata.

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Members of various trade unions participate in a march to press for their various demands, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) members display placards during a protest against the Union government over various issues, in New Delhi.

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Left parties MPs stage a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 at Parliament during the ongoing Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar, Ali Imran Ramz, Kannan Gopinathan, IAS (Resigned), Kavita Krishnan and others during a protest rally against centre government against NRC and CAB, in Kolkata.

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Kanhaiya Kumar and Kannan Gopinathan, IAS (Resigned) during a protest rally against centre government against NRC and CAB, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters of different leftist outfits hold placards as they participate in a rally to protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and also for communal harmony to mark the anniversary of the Babri Masjid Mosque demolition, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters of different leftist outfits hold placards as they participate in a rally to protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and also for communal harmony to mark the anniversary of the Babri Masjid Mosque demolition, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters of different leftist outfits hold placards as they participate in a rally to protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and also for communal harmony to mark the anniversary of the Babri Masjid Mosque demolition, in Kolkata.

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Various Left party organisation members raise slogans against various issues, in Patna.

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Left Party MPs display placards demading to save PSUs at Parliament House, during the ongoning Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Kerala Minister Kadannappalli Ramachandran during a visit to Govt. Sarvajana Vocational Higher Secondary School at Batheri in Wayanad. Kerala has been witnessing protest against the authorities of the state-run vocational higher secondary school who had failed to ensure that 10-year-old girl student Shehala, who was bitten by a snake in her classroom on Nov. 20, was rushed to hospital on time.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose leaves after paying floral tribute to Communist leader Lenin to observe the November Revolution, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury addresses a large gathering of left party activists to mark centenary celebrations of Communist Party in India at Netaji Indoor Stadium in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury addresses a large gathering of left party activists to mark centenary celebrations of Communist Party in India at Netaji Indoor Stadium in Kolkata.

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Left party activists gather to mark centenary celebrations of Communist Party in India at Netaji Indoor Stadium in Kolkata.

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Left party leaders Sitaram Yechuri, D. Raja and others raise slogans as they protest against deepening economic crisis and various other issues, in New Delhi.

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Members of Left parties raise slogans during a protest against the alleged economic downturn, in Patna.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) activists raise slogans outside Metro Rail Bhavan after several houses in Bowbazar area were damaged owing to tunnel boring for East-West Metro corridor, in Kolkata.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) activists raise slogans outside Metro Rail Bhavan after several houses in Bowbazar area were damaged owing to tunnel boring for East-West Metro corridor, in Kolkata.

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Members of Students Federation of India (SFI), Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) and other student youth wings during their two-day march to State Secretariat demanding employment for youth from West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, in Howrah.

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West Bengal CPM leader Biman Bose take part in Left Front anti-war and peace mass rally, in Kolkata

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Ghulam Nabi Azad, Left party leaders D Raja and Sitaram Yechury, Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) chief Sharad Yadav, DMK MP Tiruchi Siva and others at Srinagar airport. A delegation of opposition leaders who visited Srinagar to assess the situation in the Kashmir Valley were sent back from the airport by J&K authorities.

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Left party leader Sitaram Yechury speaks to media personnel as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi looks on, after their return from Srinagar, at IGI airport in New Delhi. A delegation of opposition leaders who visited Srinagar to assess the situation in the Kashmir Valley were sent back from the airport by J&K authorities.

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Left party leaders Sitaram Yechury and D Raja before their departure to Srinagar, at IGI airport in New Delhi. A delegation of opposition leaders will visit Srinagar to assess the situation in the Kashmir Valley, where restrictions have been imposed since abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of the state into two union territories on August 5.

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Members of All India Forward Bloc (AIFB) raise slogans during a rally on Netaji Subash Chandra Bose 'death issue' in Kolkata.

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Activists of AISA, CPI(M) and other organisations display placards during a protest against the Union government's move to revoke Article 370 in Jammu Kashmir, in New Delhi.

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Women activists shout slogans during a protest demanding a fast-track probe into a highway accident that critically injured a woman who has accused a ruling BJP lawmaker of rape that led to his arrest last year, outside Uttar Pradesh House in New Delhi.

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Women activists shout slogans during a protest demanding a fast-track probe into a highway accident that critically injured a woman who has accused a ruling BJP lawmaker of rape that led to his arrest last year, outside Uttar Pradesh House in New Delhi.

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AITUC General Secretary Amarjeet Kaur shouts slogans along with others during a protest against Union Budget and the change in existing labour laws, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Left parties MPs stage a protest over alleged discrimination against the Kerala state in the Budget 2019-20, in front of the Gandhi statue in the Parliament complex, in New Delhi.

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A protester places placards against a wall ahead of a protest against the upcoming visit of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to India, in New Delhi.

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Activists of various left-wing organizations denounce American policies in the Middle East while protesting against the upcoming visit of U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to India, in New Delhi. Pompeo is scheduled to travel to India after having visited Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, on a trip aimed at building a global coalition to counter Iran.

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