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Maoist rebels in India


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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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
News up to: CRPF for allowing men to keep families in area of posting 10/07 3 TDP leaders held captive by Naxals in Andhra Pradesh 10/06 CRPF targets ‘informer’ network to fight Naxals 10/02 When will you light up their lives, PM? 10/01 India the big loser in divided Nepal 10/01 Policeman kidnapped by suspected Naxals in Chhattisgarh 09/29 Watch: 'Shareek' new song is about Jimmy Sheirgill's unconditional love for Mahi Gill 09/29 dna Must Reads for afternoon: From Bihar polls to JNU students, professors being tagged 'Naxals' by Subramanian Swamy 09/26 Chhattisgarh Police arrest seven, seize explosives meant for Maoists 09/25 Huge haul of explosives recovered in Red-hit Bastar 09/25 JNU needs Anti Narcotics Bureau to raid dorms, arrest Naxals, jehadis, Elis: Subramanian Swamy 09/24 'Nepal govt must talk to Madhesi people to end the violence' 09/24 News360: JNU needs Anti Narcotics Bureau to raid dorms, arrest Naxals, says Subramanian Swamy 09/24 Uttar Pradesh approves surrender and rehabilitation policy for Naxals 09/23 Mastermind of 2013 Maoist massacre of Congress leaders killed 09/19 Three Naxal leaders killed in encounter in Malkangiri district of Odisha 09/19 Mastermind of 2013 Bastar massacre killed 09/19 Naxal uniform, weapons entice youth more than ideology: Study 09/18 Two Maoists killed in Warangal dist. forest 09/15 Major spurt in Naxalite violence in Chhattisgarh 09/14 Marijuana cultivation in Vizag: Where grass is greener 09/10 Call for action against the policemen responsible for rape and murder of Meena Khalkho 08/01 Police bust Maoist urban support network in Chhattisgarh 07/26 Nepal Naxalites burn down Indian school bus along Indo-Nepal border, no casualty 07/25 Senior Naxal leader shot dead in Jharkhand 07/25 3 people detained for suspicious activities ahead of PM Modi's rally in Bihar 07/25 Key Maoist shot dead in Jharkhand 07/25 Indian Police Warn of Suicide Bomber Threat Ahead of Modi's Visit 07/24 IB alert: Human bomb may target Modi in Bihar 07/24 Low morale, attractive government schemes worry Gadchiroli Naxals 07/23 Jharkhand OKs Rs 8.69cr bounty on 73 Maoists 07/21 Special Task Force arrests 5 arms smugglers in Bihar 07/20 Three hardcore Maoists held in Bihar 07/19 Maharashtra:17 naxals surrender in a month in Gadchiroli 07/19 Naxals' nefarious plans set C'garh police on high alert 07/17 Lens on 17 pro-rebel outfits 07/16 India’s Maoist rebels kill four abducted policemen 07/15 Bodies of 4 policemen abducted by Naxals found in Chhattisgarh 07/15 Maoist rebels kill four abducted policemen 07/15 Indian policemen bodies recovered 07/15 Maoists kill abducted policemen in Chhattisgarh 07/15 Maoists execute abducted cops 07/15 Maoist rebels abduct four police officers in central India 07/14 Maoist rebels abduct Indian police 07/14 4 cops abducted by naxalites in Chhattisgarh 07/13 Four special police officers abducted by Naxals in Chhattisgarh 07/13 FTII row: Subramanian Swamy calls protesting students `Naxalities` 07/10 Bihar police recovers 100kg explosives 07/10 Naxals kidnap school boy from hostel, release him later 07/09 58% salary hike for jawans fighting Naxalites 06/30 Madheshi parties tear up draft constitution in Nepal assembly 06/30 Chhattisgarh: 3 Maoists arrested in Dantewada district 06/28 Jun 28: How Maharashtra robbed Dr Saibaba of his rights 06/28 Ranchi-Vijayawada highway to be completed by March 2017 06/27 No casualties in Latehar train accident, confirm Rail officials 06/24 Suspected Maoists blow up rail track in Jharkhand`s Latehar, Palamu Express derails 06/23 Maoists blow up track, Palamu Express derails 06/23 Palamu Express derails following blast in Jharkhand 06/23 Maoist open fire in Dantewada market, jawan killed 06/20 Chhattisgarh police conducting 'surgical ops' against naxals, says senior officer 06/19 Over 15,000 killed in Naxal violence since 1980: Ministry of Home Affairs 06/14 Statement on recent encounter killings in Jharkhand 06/14 SHOCKING: 12,177 people have died in Naxal violence since 1980 06/14 Love in Maoist heartland: 2 married women elope 06/12 Jun 11: A marriage of unspeakable horrors and unbreakable bonds 06/11 CRPF in favour of use of unmanned aircraft against Maoists 06/10 Fake combat cry in Palamau 06/10 India says Maoist fighters killed in gun battle 06/09 Indian police kill 12 Maoist rebels in eastern stronghold 06/09 12 Naxals killed in encounter in Jharkhand 06/09 12 rebels killed in forest battle 06/09 Maoist leader shuns rebel outfit after falling in love 06/09 India police kill '12 Maoist rebels' 06/09 Indian police kill a dozen communist rebels during firefight in Jharkhand 06/09 12 suspected Maoists killed in eastern India 06/09 Indian police say they killed 12 Maoist rebels in a clash in their eastern stronghold 06/08 12 Maoists killed in police encounter in Jharkhand 06/08 Indian police kill 12 Maoist rebels in eastern stronghold 06/08 12 Maoist militants killed in eastern India, police say 06/08 Police kill 12 Maoist rebels in India's troubled east 06/08 Tribals said they would become Naxals as non-tribals are grabbing their land: Ch Vidyasagar Rao 06/07 Rs 150-cr police stations: Chhattisgarh's new weapon against Naxals 06/05 Tribal 'sacrificed' in Jharkhand for rain 06/01 Naxals obstacle to development: Rajnath Singh 05/31 2 IEDs recovered in Chhaittisgarh ahead of Rajnath's visit 05/30 IB alert on Maoist attack in Bihar to avenge killing of woman leader 05/30 Strong strategy would be devised against Naxals: Rajnath Singh 05/30 Hunt on for kids in Maoist dens 05/29 Rebels set vehicles on fire on GT Road 05/25 Maoists torch 32 vehicles on GT Road in Bihar 05/25 CPI condemns Parrikar`s `terrorist` remarks 05/24 Maoists call Bihar-Jharkhand bandh from Monday 05/24 The Next Incarnation of the Salwa Judum – A Critical Note 05/22 Move to revive Salwa Judum fizzles out in Bastar 05/22 Rebel arrest digs out lost gun 05/19 Top woman Maoist carrying Rs 15 lakh award killed: CRPF IG 05/19 2 cops, 2 Maoists killed in gunbattle 05/17 Woman ultra killed, 8 arrested by security forces 05/17 INDIA-PAKISTAN: My Sanctuary Or Yours 05/17 2 policemen, 2 Maoists killed in gunbattle in Chhattisgarh 05/17