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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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ibnlive.in.com Chg farmers form co-operative committee for milk, dairy biz 08/20
ibnlive.in.com Three Cobra jawans injured in encounter with Naxals 08/19
dnaindia.com Maoists using jungle caves as camps: Police 08/17
bombaynews.net Six Maoist guerrillas arrested in Jharkhand 08/16
ibnlive.in.com CRPF hoists flag at Dantewada ambush site 08/16
zeenews.india.com CRPF driver gets gallantry medal for bravery in Naxal ambush 08/15
ibnlive.in.com 4 CISF men in '12 stand against 200 Naxals get gallantry award 08/15
zeenews.india.com Naxals may carry out attacks on Independence Day, warns IB 08/14
telegraphindia.com Cop-killer rebel nabbed 08/14
ibnlive.in.com Two Naxals killed in police encounter 08/12
rediff.com Chhattisgarh: 2 CRPF personnel killed in encounter with Maoists 08/10
bombaynews.net Tension after prisoners-police clash 08/10
telegraphindia.com Central eye on warring rebel outfits 08/10
ibnlive.in.com PLFI ultra arrested in Latehar 08/10
ibnlive.in.com Woman naxal carrying reward arrested 08/09
ibnlive.in.com Maoist-TPC encounter in Jharkhand, 15 dead: police 08/09
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 14 Naxalites killed in group rivalry in Jharkhand 08/09
ibnlive.in.com New surrender scheme for naxals under consideration: Patil 08/09
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 14 killed in clash among Maoist factions 08/09
ibnlive.in.com Maoist squad member held 08/08
zeenews.india.com Congress accuses BJP of creating communal divide 08/07
modernghana.com Two GNLA Militants Killed, Six Suspected Maoists Arrest In Assam 08/07
bombaynews.net Over 4200 detonators recovered in Bihar 08/07
zeenews.india.com No SOP violation in giving protection to Chhattisgarh Congress leaders: Govt 08/06
zeenews.india.com Women Naxal cadres sexually exploited: Govt 08/05
ibnlive.in.com Odisha-based Maoist cadre arrested 08/05
sanhati.com Aug 4: Civilians killed in Bastar encounter, say Maoists 08/04
ibnlive.in.com Five Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh's Kondagon district 08/03
ibnlive.in.com Two Maoist insurgents arrested by police in Chhattisgarh state 08/01
ibnlive.in.com Maoist couple of Chhattisgarh surrenders in Telangana 08/01
dnaindia.com Maoists blow up CoBRA personnel's house in Bihar as protest against polcie firing in Madanpur 07/31
dnaindia.com Maoists blow up Combat Battalion personnel's house in Bihar 07/31
bombaynews.net Maoists blow up troopers home in Bihar 07/31
ibnlive.in.com Three naxals held during combing ops in Chhattisgarh 07/31
rediff.com There are around 8,500 Naxals left in India: Govt 07/30
zeenews.india.com Strength of the Maoist groups is around 8,500: 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