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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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dnaindia.com Maoists blow up Combat Battalion personnel's house in Bihar 07/31
ibnlive.in.com Three naxals held during combing ops in Chhattisgarh 07/31
dnaindia.com Maoists blow up CoBRA personnel's house in Bihar as protest against polcie firing in Madanpur 07/31
bombaynews.net Maoists blow up troopers home in Bihar 07/31
ibnlive.in.com Strength of the Maoist groups is around 8,500: Govt 07/30
rediff.com There are around 8,500 Naxals left in India: Govt 07/30
ibnlive.in.com Three ultras held, two high-rank cadres surrender 07/30
rediff.com Three Naxals held, arms recovered in Chhattisgarh 07/29
dnaindia.com Six new BSF camps planned to combat Maoists in Odisha 07/28
ibnlive.in.com Maoist posters found in Purulia ahead of CM's visit 07/28
dnaindia.com Maoist posters found in Purulia ahead of Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's visit 07/28
ibnlive.in.com Nine Naxals nabbed in Chhattisgarh 07/28
ibnlive.in.com Naxal killed in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh 07/28
ibnlive.in.com Maoist-turned bank robber held 07/27
telegraphindia.com State plan to sniff mining firm coffers 07/26
ibnlive.in.com Aadhar enrolment staff released after Maoist warning 07/26
ibnlive.in.com Bail plea rejected 07/25
rediff.com Eight Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh 07/24
bombaynews.net Maoists blow up police officers home in Bihar 07/24
telegraphindia.com Maoist scare trips corridor work 07/23
bombaynews.net NHRC to probe Jharkhand surrender scam 07/23
dnaindia.com Maoist blow up railway track in Bihar; train services on Delhi-Howrah route disrupted 07/23
ibnlive.in.com Maoists explode rail track, pilot engine of Rajdhani derails 07/23
dnaindia.com 1,922 people killed in Naxal violence in last 3 years: Govt 07/23
zeenews.india.com Maoists blow up rail track near Gaya, close shave for Rajdhani Exp passengers 07/23
ndtv.com 1,922 People Killed in Naxal Violence in The Last Three Years: Government 07/23
ndtv.com Three Naxals Held in Chhattisgarh 07/23
rediff.com Top Naxal commander killed in Jharkhand 07/23
bombaynews.net Maoist commander killed in Jharkhand gun battle 07/23
bombaynews.net Train engine derails as Maoists blow up rail track in Bihar 07/23
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maoist blow up railway track in Bihar; close shave for Rajdhani Express 07/22
ndtv.com Close Shave for Rajdhani Train After Maoists Blow up Tracks in Bihar 07/22
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Close shave for Rajdhani Express passengers as Maoists blow up railway track in Bihar 07/22
ndtv.com Close Shave for Rajdhani Train After Maoists Blow up Track in Bihar 07/22
ibnlive.in.com Dumper set on fire by ultras 07/22
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Mobile networks in Maoist-hit areas in 15 months: Govt 07/21
ibnlive.in.com HC grants bail to 16 accused 07/21
ibnlive.in.com gelatin sticks seized 07/21
telegraphindia.com Rebels gun for schoolkids 07/21
ibnlive.in.com C'garh: trader arrested for supplying to Naxals 07/20
ibnlive.in.com Bihar teacher fails to name India's president, faces probe 07/19
dnaindia.com Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda's wife Subhashri claims arrested person is not her husband 07/19
ibnlive.in.com Three wanted naxals surrender 07/19
bombaynews.net Two killed in police firing in Bihar 07/19
ibnlive.in.com ASSEMBLY-LIQUOR 2 LAST 07/19
ndtv.com 2 Dead in Police Firing in Bihar 07/19
ibnlive.in.com Arms, explosives hidden by Maoists in jungle found 07/19
telegraphindia.com Two die in cop firing 07/19
ibnlive.in.com Six wanted naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh 07/18
dnaindia.com Top Maoist leader arrested in Odisha, CM urges naxals to shed violence 07/18
ibnlive.in.com Top Maoist leader arrested, CM urges naxals to shed violence 07/18
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Rescued Jharkhand maids continue to be stalked by human traders 07/17
ibnlive.in.com Maoists getting support from organisations in Europe: MHA 07/15
dnaindia.com Some Maoist cadres got training from Communist Party of Philippines, says MoS for Home Kiren Rijiju 07/15
ibnlive.in.com Two naxals including woman cadre held 07/14
ndtv.com Six Suspected Naxalites Detained Under National Security Act 07/11
ibnlive.in.com Three naxals arrested in West Singhbhum district 07/10
telegraphindia.com Rebel caught with 13 kids 07/07
ibnlive.in.com "Operation against Maoists will be intensified in Jharkhand" 07/06
ibnlive.in.com Two CoBRA jawans injured in anti-Naxal operation in Sukma 07/06
bombaynews.net Jharkhand Maoists kill assistant commandant of CRPF 07/05
dnaindia.com Six Maoists arrested in Bihar 07/05
ndtv.com Senior CRPF Officer Dies in Encounter With Naxals in Bihar's Jamui 07/04
bombaynews.net CRPF officer killed in Maoist attack in Bihar 07/04
bombaynews.net Lekar Hum Deewana Dil - elope at your own risk 07/04
rediff.com Jh'khand: CRPF officer killed in anti-Naxal operation 07/04
dnaindia.com Four Maoists arrested, two cadres surrender in Chhattisgarh 07/03
ibnlive.in.com Children of naxal attack victims to get spl education funds 07/03
ibnlive.in.com UN-NAXALITES 2 LAST 07/02
ibnlive.in.com UN concerned over use of children as human shields by Maoists 07/02
ndtv.com Ram Naresh Yadav Sworn-in as Chhattisgarh Governor 07/02
ibnlive.in.com Rajnath's remark on talks with Maoists disappointing: CPI 06/28
ibnlive.in.com Bihar CM disagrees with Rajnath on Naxals 06/28
ibnlive.in.com Go for dialogue with Maoists to find solution: Brahma 06/28
dnaindia.com Rajnath Singh's remark on talks with Maoists disappointing: CPI 06/28
ibnlive.in.com Maoist allegedly commits suicide in Vizag jail 06/28
bombaynews.net Maoists shoot dead Chhattisgarh cop 06/27
ibnlive.in.com Police jawan killed in encounter with naxals 06/27
bombaynews.net Rajnath Singh presides over meeting to chalk out strategies to fight Maoists 06/27
dnaindia.com No talks with Naxals, will use balanced approach to tackle violence: Government 06/27
ibnlive.in.com No talks with Naxals, will retaliate if they attack: Home Minister Rajnath Singh 06/27
zeenews.india.com Centre to fund special force to tackle Naxal problem: Rajnath Singh 06/27
rediff.com No talks with Naxals, will give a fitting reply if they attack: Rajnath 06/27
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 'Befitting reply' to Maoists if forces are attacked: Rajnath 06/27
bombaynews.net Home ministry chalking out strategy to counter left wing terrorism 06/27
dnaindia.com Tackling Maoists, army-style 06/27
ndtv.com Centre to Fund Creation of Special Greyhound-Like Force in Naxal-Affected States 06/27
ibnlive.in.com CRPF commando blames officers for botched up anti-Naxal operation 06/26
ibnlive.in.com Four Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon district 06/26
rediff.com Bihar officials rule out sabotage in Rajdhani Express derailment 06/25
zeenews.india.com Too early to blame Maoists for Delhi-Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express derailment: Rajnath Singh 06/25
bbc.co.uk India train accident kills four 06/25
scmp.com Four dead after Indian train derails in suspected Maoist attack 06/25
dnaindia.com Ministers suspect Maoist hand in Dibrugarh Express derailment 06/25
ibnlive.in.com All angles will be considered during probe in derailment:Gowda 06/25
ibnlive.in.com Bihar CM rules out Maoist role in Rajdhani mishap 06/25
zeenews.india.com Bihar train mishap: Can`t say anything, says Railway Minister on Maoist sabotage theory 06/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Rajdhani passengers recount horror, call it 'a night to forget' 06/25
ibnlive.in.com Gowda visits Rajdhani mishap site, MHA rules out Maoist involvement in the derailment 06/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Railways had intelligence about possible Maoist attack in Bihar 06/25