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India - Naxalites

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 Maoist killed in gun battle between security forces and rebels 10/21
ibnlive.in.com 4 Maoists held 10/20
ibnlive.in.com Seven Maoists arrested in Chhattisgarh 10/19
bombaynews.net Human trafficker couple arrested in Delhi 10/19
ibnlive.in.com Security forces defuse five landmines, seize explosives 10/19
rediff.com Jawan killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma 10/18
ibnlive.in.com Senior CAF officer suspended after Naxals kill a jawan 10/18
ibnlive.in.com Eight wanted naxals surrender 10/17
ibnlive.in.com Villagers foil Naxals' bid to reprimand surrendered cadres 10/17
zeenews.india.com Govt to use "national power" against Maoists 10/17
ibnlive.in.com Naxal held; Maoist memorial demolished in C'garh 10/16
telegraphindia.com Bookies off the mark on Booker 10/15
ibnlive.in.com CRPF jawan hurt as Naxals ambush polling party in Gadchiroli 10/15
sanhati.com Stop harassment of social activists 10/15
dnaindia.com Top Naxal commander held by Jharkhand police 10/14
ibnlive.in.com 5 kg IED recovered from temple premises 10/14
ibnlive.in.com Maoist involved in Venkiah Naidu helicopter burning arrested 10/13
telegraphindia.com Bengal off Maoist-hit states' list 10/13
ibnlive.in.com More paramilitary forces for intensified ops against Maoists 10/13
ibnlive.in.com NAXAL-WIRE 2 LAST 10/12
timesofindia.indiatimes.com India gets its own ‘blade runner’ in CRPF officer 10/12
zeenews.india.com Anti-Naxal ops: Local detonating wire bleeding security forces 10/12
ibnlive.in.com Man held for giving shelter to Maoists 10/11
rediff.com Give up gun, take up plough, Modi tells radicalised youth 10/10
ibnlive.in.com Maoist people's militia cadre surrenders in Dantewada district 10/09
aljazeera.com In Pictures: India's Maoist heartland 10/06
ibnlive.in.com Will hug Maoists if they give up violence: Chhattisgarh CM 10/06
ibnlive.in.com Chg cops on guard in naxal-hit areas bordering poll-bound Maha 10/05
bombaynews.net Ex-Jharkhand minister held for Maoist links 10/05
sanhati.com Oct 3: Court acquits alleged Naxal, but police arrests him again 10/03
bombaynews.net Maoists blast mobile phone tower in Bihar 10/02
ibnlive.in.com Naxals kill Panchayat Secretary in Chhattisgarh 10/02
ndtv.com Didn't Lie About Temple Being Washed, Says Bihar Chief Minister 09/29
ibnlive.in.com Jiram valley Naxal attack: NIA files charge-sheet 09/28
ibnlive.in.com Two pipe bombs recovered in Chhattisgarh's Kanker 09/28
ibnlive.in.com C'garh: 2 CRPF jawans injured in landmine blast 09/27
ibnlive.in.com 5-kg tiffin bomb unearthed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada 09/27
jamestown.org BRIEFS 09/26
dnaindia.com Alipiri blast case: Four-year jail term for three Naxals 09/25
ibnlive.in.com Naxal involved in Jiram valley attack surrenders 09/24
sanhati.com Sept 23: Hyderabad Police stop revolutionary group from holding meet 09/23
bombaynews.net Maoists to use poison against security forces in Bihar 09/23
globalvoicesonline.org Why Militant Maoists Are Attacking Mobile Phone Towers in India 09/23
dnaindia.com Rajnath Singh urges Maoists to renounce violence 09/23
bombaynews.net Suspected Maoist admitted to AIIMS Delhi Police to HC 09/23
ibnlive.in.com HC asks AIIMS to provide urgent treatment to undertrial Maoist 09/22
bombaynews.net HC asks AIIMS police to treat suspected Maoist 09/22
ibnlive.in.com Poet Varavara Rao, others detained in Hyderabad 09/21
bombaynews.net Hyderabad Police stop revolutionary group from holding meet 09/21
ibnlive.in.com Security beefed up as ultras observe foundation week in C'garh 09/21
bombaynews.net Railways cancel 26 trans over Maoist threat 09/20
ndtv.com Maoists Torch Mobile Towers, Bus in Banka District of Bihar 09/19
bombaynews.net Maoists set fire to two mobile towers bus in Bihar 09/19
bombaynews.net NHRC notice to Jharkhand over killing of suspected Maoists 09/19
zeenews.india.com Forces dropping bombs from chopper, claims maoists misinformation campaign 09/18
ibnlive.in.com Naxal couple arrested 09/18
ibnlive.in.com Maoists misinformation: forces dropping bombs from chopper 09/18
sanhati.com Sept 17: A ‘Maoist’ encounter, the (un)accidental death of an adivasi 09/17
ibnlive.in.com CRPF jawan killed, DC injured in encounter with Maoists 09/17
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Rs 2.67 crore reward on Maoist chief Ganpathi’s head 09/15
ndtv.com Spurt In Naxal Surrenders in Bastar: Reward Effect or Rebel Strategy? 09/15
ibnlive.in.com 4 cops injured in landmine blast by Naxals 09/15
ndtv.com Four Policemen Injured in Landmine Blast by Naxals in Maharashtra 09/15
dnaindia.com Jharkhand: Three Maoists killed in encounter 09/13
ibnlive.in.com Hardcore naxalite arrested 09/13
zeenews.india.com Govt willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath 09/12
bombaynews.net Jharkhand minister accused of Maoist links quits 09/12
dnaindia.com Government willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath Singh 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Maoist insurgency hit Antagarh bypoll amidst tight security 09/12
ibnlive.in.com J'khand BJP hails decision to increase women in police force 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Three Maoist operatives surrender 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Ahead of bypoll, BSF jawan injured in IED blast at Ch'garh 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Naxal 'area commander' lynched 09/11
ibnlive.in.com Six naxals surrender; one arrested in Chhattisgarh 09/11
dnaindia.com Anti-Naxal operations: CRPF recommends gallantry medal for 10 martyrs 09/09
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maoist blow up railway track in Jharkhand, goods train derail 09/08
ibnlive.in.com Naxal carrying Rs 8 lakh reward held in C'garh 09/08
ndtv.com Goods Train Derails After Maoists Blow-up Tracks in Jharkhand, 09/08
ibnlive.in.com Maoists blow up track, train services disrupted 09/08
sanhati.com Sept 7: Naxals anti bauxite meet pulls big crowd 09/07
rediff.com NSG trains commandos to handle hostage crisis situations in jungles 09/07
ibnlive.in.com Maoists torch 5 vehicles of construction company 09/07
sanhati.com Sept 7: NDA pursuing anti adivasi agenda in the name of countering Maoists 09/07
ndtv.com 17 CRPF Jawans Suspended for Not Giving Back-Up Support to Colleagues in Encounter 09/06
timesofindia.indiatimes.com CRPF suspends 17 men for inaction during Chhattisgarh anti-Naxalite operation 09/06
ibnlive.in.com Three Naxals surrender in C'garh 09/06
huffingtonpost.com Al Qaeda's Move in India Presages More Elsewhere 09/04
ibnlive.in.com C'garh panel recommends non-opposition of bail in 81 cases 09/04
dnaindia.com Chhattisgarh: 23 Maoists including a woman cadre surrender to police 09/03
ibnlive.in.com C'garh: Senior Naxal killed in gun-battle with security forces 09/03
bombaynews.net CBI should probe my Maoist links says Jharkhand minister 09/03
dnaindia.com Chhatisgarh: Senior Maoist leader killed in gun-battle with security forces 09/03
ndtv.com Girl Dies After Uncle Allegedly Hits Her For Asking For Rs 10 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Two Maoists arrested with machine gun 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Two killed in crossfire between Maoist and security forces 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Wanted Maoist arrested after gun battle 09/03
ndtv.com Two Jharkhand Villagers, Mistaken for Maoists, Shot Dead by Police 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Congress seeks cancellation of Antagarh byelection in C'garh 09/02
bombaynews.net A born rebel who died a lonely death 09/02
ibnlive.in.com ELECTIONS 2 LAST 08/31