The Biggest Stories of May 9, 2015
May 9, 2015
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Monday May 18, 2015
Documents recovered from top Naxal operatives arrested recently in Bihar's Gaya region suggest attempts to manufacture sophisticated equipment, including a "microlight helicopter" using motorcycle engines, say sources in the Central Reserve Police Fo...
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Sunday May 17, 2015
Two policemen and two Naxals were in killed in an encounter in a densely forested area in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district this morning.
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday May 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing a public meeting in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-affected Dantewada. Here is what he said.
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday May 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Chhattisgarh's Naxal heartland of Dantewada, where he is set to inaugurate a number of development projects. Here are the highlights of what he said at a public meeting.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday May 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the Naxal-affected Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region today.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 5, 2015
A law graduate wanted in 20 criminal cases and his wife are among five top Maoists arrested in Tamil Nadu on Monday in what has been described as a major breakthrough for the police of four southern states.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 23, 2015
The 'Skill Development Programme' for youths in the naxal-affected district, aimed at making them financially independent, was recently bestowed with the prestigious 'Prime Minister's Award'.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday April 18, 2015
Every morning, they assemble at the grounds of their camp before heading out into the inhospitable terrain of thick jungles, saddled with heavy equipment and uncertain of returning safely. To them, small things, like a good meal or simple entertainme...
Blog | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Tuesday April 14, 2015
It took the Chhattisgarh government nearly 24 hours to recover the bodies of seven jawans who were killed by Naxals on Saturday in a tiny village in the Sukma district.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday April 14, 2015
Five security personnel have died and seven others are injured after Naxals triggered a landmine blast in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
Naxals attacked a BSF team killing a jawan in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kanker district, striking for the third time since Saturday.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday April 12, 2015
18 trucks carrying iron ore from a mine in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district were set on fire allegedly by Naxals this morning. No casualties have been reported.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 12, 2015
Over 24 hours after seven policemen of the Special Task Force (STF) in Chhattisgarh were killed in an ambush by over 200 Naxals in the Sukma area, security forces today retrieved their bodies. 11 jawans were also injured in the nearly two-hour-long g...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 12, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that he was in direct touch with the Chhattisgarh government over the Sukma Naxal attack in which seven policemen of the Special Task Force (STF) were gunned down and 12 injured.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday April 11, 2015
Seven jawans of the special task force of Chhattisgarh Police were killed and 12 injured in an encounter with Naxals in Pedmal forest in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district today.
Delhi News | Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday April 9, 2015
Water cannons and batons were today used by the police to disperse dozens of BJP activists who were protesting outside Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal's house for ''shielding the accused'' in an alleged road rage case where a 38-year-old man was beaten...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
A Naxal was killed and a jawan of CoBRA force of CRPF was injured in a fierce gun-battle in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district yesterday, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
Two Maoists were shot dead and a woman rebel suffered injuries during an encounter with the security forces in Latehar district today, police said.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday March 22, 2015
A once-prestigious government boarding school in Saranda - Asia's largest forest on the tri-junction of Jharkhand, Odisha and Chhattisgarh, and a Naxal liberated zone between 2000 and 2012 - is now being revived with the help of the Central Reserve P...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
A woman Naxal was shot dead in a gun-battle with security forces in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 20, 2015
Two policemen were injured in a pressure bomb blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district today, police said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 15, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal, the chief of the Aam Aadmi Party, countered Prime Minister Narendra Modi's taunts at a recent rally in Delhi with a question: "Do I look like a Naxali?"
Delhi News | NDTV.com | Thursday January 15, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal Speaks to NDTV's Barkha Dutt ahead of Delhi's Assembly election scheduled for February 7.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
A jawan of Chhattisgarh Armed Force was killed and three others injured in a Naxal attack in the state's Narayanpur district today, police said.