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.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Security forces today apprehended three suspected Naxals from the Maoist hotbed of Sukma district in Chhattisgarh.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 9, 2014
The states identified are AP, Bihar, MP, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Odisha, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.
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 | Written by Devesh Kumar | Friday June 27, 2014
The Centre today toughened its position on Naxalism, ruling out talks with those engaged in waging a war against the state, and reserved its right to retaliate if attacked by them.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said it was too early to blame the Maoists for the derailment of the Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani in Bihar that left four persons dead.
Blog | Anchal Vohra | Wednesday August 27, 2014
As all attention is given to the other two killers, Naxals and security forces, malaria maims but escapes public discourse in Chhattisgarh.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
A tribal youth was killed allegedly by Naxals when he refused to join their movement in Chattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 18, 2014
436 Naxals have surrendered in Gadchiroi, Gondia and Yavatmal districts of eastern Maharashtra since the state government launched its scheme to facilitate rehabilitation of the ultras in 2005.
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 | 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 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday April 12, 2014
At least 12 people, including poll officials and CRPF jawans, were killed in two Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh today.
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das | Saturday April 12, 2014
Naxals today attacked a group of officials returning from election duty in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh.
Election 2014 | Alok Pandey | Thursday April 10, 2014
Just as polling started in 10 Naxal-affected Lok Sabha seats across Bihar and Jharkhand, Naxals triggered an explosive in Bihar's Jamui district.
Election 2014 | Sanchari Bhattacharya (With inputs by PTI) | Wednesday April 9, 2014
The CRPF jawans were on their way back -- after escorting officials of the Election Commission to their respective constituencies in the district -- when they were attacked by the Naxals today morning.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
A DoT official announced the inter-ministerial Telecom Commission will probably meet in the last week of March.
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Thursday March 13, 2014
After the Naxal attack in Tongal on Tuesday in which 15 jawans of a patrol team of 50 CRPF and state police officials were killed, work at most of the road construction sites in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region have come to a grinding halt.