India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Naxals on Friday ambushed a patrol party and hit an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter which was evacuating security personnel after a gun battle in the dense jungles of Sukma, Chhattisgarh injuring six Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel an...
South | Uma Sudhir | Thursday November 6, 2014
An assistant professor at Visakhapatnam's prestigious Andhra University has been arrested for allegedly being a supporter of Naxal insurgents in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 3, 2014
Seven people were killed by the ultras of banned People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) in Gumla district in Jharkhand today evening.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 13, 2014
Sachin Tendulkar saluted CRPF officer RK Singh, ran a short distance on prosthetic blades in a half-marathon. RK Singh has his left leg amputated and has injury to the right after the Naxal ambush in 2011.
India | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Naxal-hit Bastar has suddenly witnessed a spurt in surrenders. With 148 Naxals surrendering between July and September, there has been a remarkable rise in the numbers of rebels laying down arms. But while the state authorities attribute this to a ne...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
Four policemen were injured in a landmine blast allegedly perpetrated by a group of Naxals in Dhanora tehsil of Gadchiroli district in Nagpur today, police said.
India | Alok Pandey and Gautam Kumar Gupta | Friday September 5, 2014
Nibha Kisku, 45, breaks down as soon as she meets us in a dilapidated and crumbling school run by the government in a part of Bihar held hostage for decades by Naxalism.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said 363 towers under the project have already been set up for which subsidy will be given from the Universal Services Obligation Fund.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
A total of 1,922 people, including 1,179 civilians, were killed due to the Naxal violence in the last three years, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from Agencies) | Friday July 18, 2014
Sabyasachi Panda, Odisha's most wanted Naxal leader, has been arrested from the Ganjam district of the state, the police have confirmed.
India | Alok Pandey (with inputs from PTI) | Friday July 4, 2014
A senior officer of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was killed in a gunbattle with Naxals in Bihar's Jamui this morning. Hira Kumar Jha, the second-in-command of CRPF base in Jamui, died in the anti-Naxal operation that took place in the Lakh...
India | Reported by Manish Kumar | Thursday June 26, 2014
His alert was sounded after Naxal insurgents called a strike in the area; it was ignored; five people died after the Rajdhani Express headed from Delhi to Assam derailed in Chapra, 75 kilometres from the state capital of Patna.
India | Written by Nitin Gokhale | Saturday June 7, 2014
After a series of meetings in the Home ministry, the Centre has reportedly decided to tweak its internal security strategy, especially its plans to counter the Maoist menace.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 6, 2014
Days after assuming power, the Narendra Modi government has decided to change the name of its Naxal wing to Left Wing Extremism division.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 22, 2014
The Maharashtra government yesterday decided to give promotions to policemen doing outstanding work in Maoist-affected Gadchiroli, Bhandara, Gondia and Chandrapur districts in the Vidarbha region.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 13, 2014
Seven policemen, who died in a landmine blast triggered by Naxals near Murmuri village in Chamorshi taluka on Sunday, were on Monday given a 21-gun salute before the bodies were handed over to their families.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 11, 2014
Seven policemen were today killed and two others injured when Naxals carried out a landmine blast in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district.
India | Gadchiroli, Maharashtra | Sunday May 11, 2014
Five police personnel were killed in a Naxal attack in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra today as the vehicle they were travelling was hit by a landmine blast.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 10, 2014
The magistrate's court here today remanded G N Saibaba, the Delhi University professor arrested for links with the Naxals, in judicial custody till May 23.
Election 2014 | Alok Pandey | Friday April 25, 2014
Less than 24 hours after a lethal Maoist strike claimed the lives of three polling officials and five policemen in Jharkhand's Dumka district on Thursday evening, questions are being asked whether the state administration had lowered its guard.