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