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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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timesofindia.indiatimes.com Convict goes from jail to jail to de-radicalize others 12/03
zeenews.india.com Naxal sympathiser held while trying to exchange old notes 11/28
telegraphindia.com Left twins fight over Kerala Maoist killings 11/28
rediff.com 'Never seen a woman journalist braver than her' 11/28
zeenews.india.com Villager injured in pressure bomb blast in Chhattisgarh 11/26
zeenews.india.com Naxals devastated by currency ban, need closer cooperation among states for better security: Rajnath Singh 11/25
rediff.com 6 Naxals killed in encounter with CRPF in Jharkhand 11/23
rediff.com CRPF personnel killed in blast by Naxals 11/22
rediff.com Only black money hoarders are worried after note ban: Shah 11/22
telegraphindia.com Naxal blast kills CRPF SI in Sukma 11/22
thehindu.com 5mins CRPF sub-inspector killed in IED blast in Sukma 11/22
dnaindia.com Subramanian Swamy demands definite policy to fight 'Islamic terrorism' 11/20
rediff.com 5 naxals gunned down in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur 11/19
zeenews.india.com Naxals` diktat leaves Odisha villagers with no option but to flee for safety 11/18
dnaindia.com 6 Naxalites killed, 2 held in Dantewada: Police 11/16
rediff.com Naxals in Jharkhand force elderly to convert black money 11/16
telegraphindia.com Rs 2cr Maoist seizure 11/16
telegraphindia.com Chhattisgarh has to give notice to Prof named in Sukma murder case before moving against her 11/15
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Note ban halts funding of terror and Maoist groups 11/15
zeenews.india.com Senari massacre: 10 sentenced to death, 3 to life in jail 11/15
rediff.com CRPF deploys women commandos to take on Naxals 11/15
zeenews.india.com Demonetisation move will cripple Naxal activities: Report 11/15
zeenews.india.com Maoist commander gunned down in Sukma district 11/14
dnaindia.com Chhattisgarh: Police jawan hacked to death by suspected Naxals 11/11
zeenews.india.com DU Professor Nandini Sundar will not be arrested, Chhattisgarh tells SC 11/11
rediff.com Why are Maya, Mulayam, Kejriwal troubled by black money curbs, asks Shah 11/11
sanhati.com PUDR, PUCL Statements on Witch-hunt of Academics/Activists in Chhattisgarh 11/10
sanhati.com Anatomy of the Unthinkable: WSS, CPJC Press Release 11/10
dnaindia.com Demonetisation to affect funding of terror networks 11/09
rediff.com DU professor Nandini Sundar booked for tribal man's murder 11/08
telegraphindia.com JNU, DU professors booked for murder of tribal who opposed Maoists in Sukma 11/08
dnaindia.com DU professor Nandini Sundar refutes murder charges, asserts legal action against Chhattisgarh Police 11/08
telegraphindia.com Murder charge on Delhi professors 11/08
dnaindia.com Police burn effigies, then file false FIRs: Nandini Sundar on murder charges 11/08
zeenews.india.com Tribal villager killed by Naxals for protesting their activities in Chhattisgarh`s Sukma 11/06
telegraphindia.com Maoists call bandh in 5 states 11/03
sanhati.com Malkangiri: Demand to produce A. Haragopal/Ramakrishna and other arrested activists before the Law – CRPP 11/01
rediff.com 'No dialogue with Naxals until they surrender' 10/28
dnaindia.com Two CoBRA jawans injured in naxal blast 10/28
zeenews.india.com Chhattisgarh govt to suspend cops indicted for setting houses ablaze 10/26
thehindu.com Dealing with the Maoists 10/26
zeenews.india.com Maoist encounter toll mounts to 28 10/26
rediff.com 'If we can talk to Naxals, Hurriyat, why not with MNS?': Fadnavis on ADHM row 10/25
dnaindia.com Rajnath Singh speaks to Odisha CM after forces killed 27 Maoists 10/25
sanhati.com Summary of heinous crimes in Morpalli, Timapuram, and Tadmetla villages in Bastar between 2007-2011 10/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 24 Maoists killed on Odisha-Andhra border 10/24
zeenews.india.com Chhattisgarh government ready to hold dialogue with Naxals 10/23
telegraphindia.com Naxalites held for Delhi 'plot' 10/16
rediff.com Major Naxal attack in Delhi-NCR averted, 10 ultras held 10/16
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Top Naxalite commander hiding in Noida arrested 10/15
zeenews.india.com Wanted Maoist Santosh Bhokta surrenders in Jharkhand 10/15
rediff.com REWIND: India in the last 48 hours 10/12
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Target PM Modi's 'RSS ideology': Pak Senate panel 10/08
thehindu.com Swamy seeks President’s rule in Tamil Nadu 10/07
sanhati.com Challenging State Impunity: A PIL on Extra-Judicial Killings in Bijapur, Chhattisgarh 10/07
rediff.com 'India can't go to war with Pak till Kejriwal is in power' 10/05
sanhati.com NHRC Report: 514 innocent tribal youths made to surrender as Naxalites in Jharkhand 10/05
zeenews.india.com Arvind Kejrwal an anti-national, Centre can`t go to war with Pakistan while he is Delhi CM: Subramanian Swamy 10/05
zeenews.india.com Two naxals gunned down in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh`s Phulbagri, arms recovered 09/27
sanhati.com The Barsoor Boys 09/27
zeenews.india.com Three Naxals killed in Chhattisgarh gunbattle 09/26
zeenews.india.com If you have guts, send your suicide bombers to Pakistan: Samajwadi Party dares MNS` Raj Thackeray 09/24
dnaindia.com Chhattisgarh: Three naxals killed in separate incidents 09/24
dnaindia.com Chhattisgarh: Two naxals killed in encounter 09/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Police widows to face Maoists’ kin for debate 09/24
zeenews.india.com Notorious arms supplier with links to Maoists nabbed in Delhi 09/20
zeenews.india.com Maoists ranked fourth dreaded terror outfit after Taliban, Islamic State, Boko Haram 09/16
timesofindia.indiatimes.com World's worst terror-affected countries: India ranks 4th, Pak 3rd 09/15
dnaindia.com Police arrest 6 Maoist rebels from Jharkhand, recover arms 09/11
zeenews.india.com Big catch! Police arrest six Maoist rebels from Jharkhand`s Gumla, recover arms and ammunition 09/11
zeenews.india.com Maoists torch six vehicles in Bihar`s Gaya district 09/05
timesofindia.indiatimes.com A different shooting: Cops fight Reds in cinemas 08/27
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Big explosives seizure in UP, Maoist link suspected 08/25
rediff.com CRPF jawan injured in pressure bomb blast in Chhasttisgarh 08/21
rediff.com Hoisting the Tricolour in the Maoist heartland 08/18
telegraphindia.com Four Naxals killed in Dantewada 08/17
zeenews.india.com Naxal commander killed in encounter in Bastar 08/16
rediff.com Why Soni Sori plans to hoist the Tiranga in Maoist heartland 08/09
telegraphindia.com Symbol of women's empowerment goes kaput 08/08
dnaindia.com Delhi: Clashes between BJP's student wing University Teachers' Association turn violent 08/08
telegraphindia.com 3 Naxals killed in Dantewada 08/05
dnaindia.com IED planted in 2008 in Chhattisgarh, recovered 07/31
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Chhattisgarh IAS officer gets notice for FB post 07/27
zeenews.india.com Red Corridor to be redrawn - Know how many districts will be taken off Naxalite–Maoist insurgency list 07/25
dnaindia.com 13 new armed police battalions, including a 'Bastariya' battalion, to be raised to tackle Naxals 07/24
dnaindia.com Pregnant woman in Naxal zone reaches hospital safely, thanks to CRPF 07/22
rediff.com Maoist couple carrying Rs 9 lakh reward surrenders 07/21
news18.com Dreaded Maoist Couple Surrender in Odisha 07/21
zeenews.india.com NIA seeks assistance of six countries in ISIS case probe 07/20
dnaindia.com Gaya Naxal encounter: 10 CRPF commandos killed, five injured in IED blast in Bihar 07/19
news18.com 10 CRPF Commandos Killed in Naxal IED Blast in Bihar 07/19
dnaindia.com Bihar: 10 COBRA commandos killed in Maoist attack; Rajnath Singh assures Bihar govt of help 07/19
telegraphindia.com Sitting-duck whiff in deadly Maoist strike 07/19
news18.com Attack on CRPF Commandos: Rajnath Assures Bihar Govt of Help 07/19
zeenews.india.com Lok Sabha calls for `zero tolerance` against terrorism 07/19
thehindu.com 10 CRPF commandos killed by Naxals in Bihar 07/19
dnaindia.com Gaya Naxal attack: PM Modi expresses grief over loss of lives of CRPF personnel 07/19
timesofindia.indiatimes.com ISIS operatives were in touch with Naxalites: NIA 07/19
dailytimes.com.pk Maoist ambush in east India kills 10 police commandos 07/19
telegraphindia.com IS suspects linked to Maoist bomb drill 07/19