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Maoist rebels in India

Summary

The Naxalite movement began in the sixties, but has increased in scope and violence since 2002, and is now active in many Indian states, including Jharkhand, Chattisgarh, Bihar, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka.
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Stats:

Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 72.9 Warning (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 4
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 15,000 IDPs
WFP Hunger Map: 21 % undernourished
Economist Intelligence Unit Sovereign Ratings: Rating BB
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Unchanged
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ibnlive.in.com CoBRA jawan injured in face-off with naxals 03/31
ibnlive.in.com Naxalite nabbed in Rajnandgaon district 03/31
telegraphindia.com Cops SIT up to probe Naxalite cases 03/29
ibnlive.in.com BSF jawan hurt in pressure bomb blast in Kanker 03/29
dnaindia.com Intelligence vacuum hampers operations in Maoist hotbed 03/25
bombaynews.net Treasure island This Jharkhand emerald mine adds Rs 25 lakh to Maoist war chests every month 03/24
ibnlive.in.com Hardcore Naxal arrested in Pakur 03/24
dnaindia.com Security forces bust Maoist hideout, recover explosives 03/22
ibnlive.in.com Maoists kill three members of Shahdeo family 03/22
bombaynews.net Two jawans killed one injured in encounter with Maoists in Gadchiroli 03/22
dnaindia.com More than 50% of guerrillas women, says Maoist leader 03/17
dnaindia.com Save Democracy Forum demands speedy probe into nun gangrape 03/15
ibnlive.in.com 7,000 detonators, 3,000 explosives seized from Maoist hideouts 03/14
bombaynews.net Maoist leader with Rs 20 lakh bounty escapes police trap 03/13
bombaynews.net Hardcore Maoist found dead in Bihars Gaya district 03/12
ibnlive.in.com Bodies of two villagers who were abducted by Maoists found 03/11
ibnlive.in.com Sarpanch abducted, killed by Maoists 03/11
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Diseases, not Maoists, kill most CRPF men 03/10
ibnlive.in.com Three alleged Maoists arrested 03/10
dnaindia.com Central schemes force Maoists to review strategy 03/06
telegraphindia.com Saranda template for 10 Maoist hubs 03/04
ibnlive.in.com Three suspected Maoist leaders held, firearms seized 03/04
bombaynews.net STF to investigate important Maoist cases 03/04
zeenews.india.com Naxals extorting money from traders, industrialists: Govt 03/03
bombaynews.net Massive security cover for International Fleet Review 03/03
ibnlive.in.com Odisha Govt seeks two copters for anti-Maoist operations 03/02
dnaindia.com Chandigarh Police reach out to people via radio to combat Naxalism 03/01
ibnlive.in.com C'garh police take radio route to combat Naxalism 03/01
ibnlive.in.com CRPF seeks tribals' support to thwart evil designs of Maoists 02/27
rediff.com Naxal attack: Delhi govt to award Rs 1 cr to slain jawan's family 02/26
ibnlive.in.com Two wanted Maoists surrender in C'garh 02/26
ibnlive.in.com 2 killed, 10 injured as Maoists blow up CRPF vehicle 02/24
dnaindia.com Maoists blow up CRPF vehicle in Bihar, 7 injured 02/24
dnaindia.com IB chief discusses law and order situation with Jharkhand CM 02/23
bombaynews.net 3 days with CRPF female squad in Chhattisgarhs Red corridor 02/22
zeenews.india.com Security cover of former Ministers, Meira Kumar withdrawn 02/21
bombaynews.net India- Z-plus security for Lalu Raman Singh likely to be withdrawn 02/21
bombaynews.net Maoist regional HQ destroyed 3 arrested in Bihar 02/21
ibnlive.in.com Maoists go on rampage in parts of Bastar region, kill 2 02/19
ibnlive.in.com 60 IEDs found during operation against Maoists 02/18
ibnlive.in.com Naxals kill jawan in Chhattisgarh 02/17
dnaindia.com India among 60 nations to attend White House summit on terror 02/17
ibnlive.in.com SOG busts two Maoist camps in Odisha 02/17
ibnlive.in.com Tribals gherao police station in Chg, demand Maoist's release 02/16
rediff.com CAF constable killed, another injured in alleged Maoist blast 02/16
ibnlive.in.com India, over 60 other nations to attend White House summit on terror 02/16
ibnlive.in.com Huge explosive haul recovered in Lohardaga 02/14
bombaynews.net Home ministry wants more south India districts under anti-Naxalite scheme 02/14
ibnlive.in.com Called 'anarchists' and 'Naxals', AAP supporters celebrate as Arvind Kejriwal takes over as ... 02/14
bombaynews.net Maoists attack road construction company office in Bihar 02/14
telegraphindia.com Maoists kill one in Angul 02/13
sanhati.com Feb 13: Naxal operation to start before monsoon 02/13
dnaindia.com Jharkhand: Maoist blow up railway tracks; protest amendment of Land Acquistion Act 02/12
bombaynews.net Modi forgot he was Indias PM not BJPs AAPs Kumar Vishwas 02/12
ibnlive.in.com Railway tracks blown up, train services disrupted 02/12
bombaynews.net Rajnath reviews development work in extremism-hit states 02/09
dnaindia.com Home Minister Rajnath Singh calls CMs to plan decisive action against Maoists 02/09
zeenews.india.com Centre promises help to intensify devp works in Naxal areas 02/09
zeenews.india.com Battling Naxals in Bastar: Rajnath Singh chairs meeting of four CMs 02/09
telegraphindia.com Two-pronged Maoist battle in Bastar 02/09
ibnlive.in.com Naxal commander, two accomplices arrested in Jharkhand 02/08
zeenews.india.com Fight against Naxals: Rajnath Singh to chair meeting of four CMs 02/08
ibnlive.in.com Three CRPF men injured in blast by Naxals 02/08
ibnlive.in.com Naxals kill farmer in Gadchiroli district 02/07
ibnlive.in.com IED found from naxal-hit area in Chhattisgarh 02/06
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh: EC recommends removal of Dantewada collector 02/04
ibnlive.in.com 68% turnout in 3rd phase of C'garh panchayat polls 02/04
ibnlive.in.com Raghubar Das govt looks to tackle Maoist hurdle to development 02/03
nzherald.co.nz Maoist rebels kill 2 policemen in ambush in central India 02/03
ibnlive.in.com Probe begins in Naxal ambush; "informant" under police lens 02/03
dnaindia.com Two policemen killed, six injured in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh 02/03
zeenews.india.com BJP opposes special package for surrender of Naxals 02/03
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Agarwal community is the backbone of country’s economy, Kejriwal says 02/02
rediff.com Chhattisgarh: SHO among 2 cops killed in Naxal ambush, 6 hurt 02/02
bombaynews.net Two policemen killed in Chhattisgarh Maoist attack 02/02
ibnlive.in.com BJP poses questions to Kejriwal on choice of candidates, VAT 02/02
bbc.co.uk Indian police die in Maoist attack 02/02
ibnlive.in.com 70 pc voter turnout in 2nd phase of C'garh panchayat polls 02/01
ibnlive.in.com Engineers, labourers 'abducted' by Naxals; freed later 02/01
bombaynews.net Key Maharashtra Police post to combat terrorism downgraded 01/31
bombaynews.net Maoists blow up mobile tower in Bihar 01/31
dnaindia.com Naxal Attack: Sarpanch reportedly killed in Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh 01/31
ibnlive.in.com Maoists beat villagers, torch vehicles in Bihar 01/30
ibnlive.in.com Hindu outfit protests at AAP office 01/29
strategypage.com WINNING: India And The Maoist Message 01/29
ibnlive.in.com 68 per cent voting in 1st phase of panchayat polls in C'garh 01/28
ibnlive.in.com Naxals attack booths, security forces during panchayat poll 01/28
bombaynews.net Bihar celebrates Republic Day with joy 01/26
ibnlive.in.com Naxalism a disease, will soon be wiped out of C'garh, says Guv 01/26
ibnlive.in.com CRPF opens combat-support hospitals in Naxal hotbed of Bastar 01/26
dnaindia.com Maoists call for shutdown in Jharkhand over Barack Obama's India visit 01/26
ibnlive.in.com 4 Maoist militia members held in Vizag 01/25
ibnlive.in.com Two Maoist 'supporters' held in C'garh 01/25
dnaindia.com AAP's barb against Kiran Bedi finds its way onto autorickshaws 01/24
ibnlive.in.com AAP's barb against Bedi finds its way onto autorickshaws 01/24
dnaindia.com Wanted woman Naxal held in Chhattisgarh 01/23
reuters.com Blast kills two in India as security tightened for Republic Day 01/23
ibnlive.in.com Wanted woman Naxal held in C'garh 01/23
sify.com Two killed in bomb blast in eastern India as security tightened for Republic Day 01/22
ibnlive.in.com Maoists seek Rs 1 crore and firearms as levy from Railways 01/21