National Sections of the L5I:

South-Asia

Women: Organise self-defence against police brutality!

A video of a police sergeant brutally attacking a young woman in Ratnapura town has gone viral on social media in Sri Lanka. Read more...

Political turmoil in Pakistan and the crisis of bourgeois rule

Pakistan has reached another political impasse. Read more...

Protests against Buddhist attacks on Muslim communities

Colombo, June 18. Read more...

India: Can workers halt Modi’s offensive?

The Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 336 out of 543 seats in the election to India's Lok Sabha (lower house of parliament), an increase of 195. Read more...

Pakistan: Courageous sit ins by young nurses win regularisation

In March, nurses employed on a day to day, “ad hoc” basis, held protests at the sacking of 2,800 nurses, demanding their reinstatement, an end to insecure employment and for permanent jobs. Read more...

Pakistan: the “Long March” is back on its way to Islamabad