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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 70 pc voter turnout in 2nd phase of C'garh panchayat polls 02/01
ibnlive.in.com Engineers, labourers 'abducted' by Naxals; freed later 02/01
bombaynews.net Key Maharashtra Police post to combat terrorism downgraded 01/31
dnaindia.com Naxal Attack: Sarpanch reportedly killed in Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh 01/31
bombaynews.net Maoists blow up mobile tower in Bihar 01/31
ibnlive.in.com Maoists beat villagers, torch vehicles in Bihar 01/30
ibnlive.in.com Hindu outfit protests at AAP office 01/29
strategypage.com WINNING: India And The Maoist Message 01/29
ibnlive.in.com 68 per cent voting in 1st phase of panchayat polls in C'garh 01/28
ibnlive.in.com Naxals attack booths, security forces during panchayat poll 01/28
bombaynews.net Bihar celebrates Republic Day with joy 01/26
ibnlive.in.com Naxalism a disease, will soon be wiped out of C'garh, says Guv 01/26
ibnlive.in.com CRPF opens combat-support hospitals in Naxal hotbed of Bastar 01/26
dnaindia.com Maoists call for shutdown in Jharkhand over Barack Obama's India visit 01/26
ibnlive.in.com 4 Maoist militia members held in Vizag 01/25
ibnlive.in.com Two Maoist 'supporters' held in C'garh 01/25
dnaindia.com AAP's barb against Kiran Bedi finds its way onto autorickshaws 01/24
ibnlive.in.com AAP's barb against Bedi finds its way onto autorickshaws 01/24
dnaindia.com Wanted woman Naxal held in Chhattisgarh 01/23
reuters.com Blast kills two in India as security tightened for Republic Day 01/23
ibnlive.in.com Wanted woman Naxal held in C'garh 01/23
sify.com Two killed in bomb blast in eastern India as security tightened for Republic Day 01/22
ibnlive.in.com Maoists seek Rs 1 crore and firearms as levy from Railways 01/21
dnaindia.com Maoists threatens to blow up railway tracks in Bihar, seek Rs 1 crore and firearms as levy 01/21
ibnlive.in.com CAF jawan injured in bomb blast 01/21
ibnlive.in.com CAF jawan injured in landmine explosion 01/20
dnaindia.com Maoists issue pamphlets opposing Barack Obama's India visit 01/20
ndtv.com Jharkhand Chief Secretary Removed, Alleges Spat With Chief Minister 01/20
ibnlive.in.com Wanted Maoist couple surrenders 01/20
dnaindia.com Security forces launch offensive against Maoist rebels in Jharkhand 01/19
ibnlive.in.com Maoist killed in face-off with police 01/19
bombaynews.net States ask centre to bear cost of anti-Maoist operations 01/19
telegraphindia.com Rebel war hots up in mining, border areas 01/19
bombaynews.net 10k detonators seized 1 held 01/19
ibnlive.in.com All big anti-Naxal ops to be cleared by force HQs: CRPF DG 01/18
bombaynews.net Five Maoists arrested in Bihar 01/18
ibnlive.in.com Naxalite killed, policeman injured in encounter 01/18
rediff.com C'garh: Jawan killed in encounter with Naxals in Sukma 01/17
ibnlive.in.com EZC meet focuses on internal security, developmental issues 01/16
ndtv.com 'Delhi, Do I Look Like a Naxal?' Arvind Kejriwal Takes on PM Narendra Modi 01/15
dnaindia.com Police arrest four Maoists in Bihar 01/14
telegraphindia.com 11 new roads on rebel turf 01/13
timesofindia.indiatimes.com EC likely to announce Delhi poll dates today 01/12
bombaynews.net Maoist menace under control in Odisha CRPF DG 01/12
zeenews.india.com `Heart attacks, suicides killing more CRPF men than Naxals` 01/12
thehindu.com A legend recalls policing of yesteryear 01/12
bombaynews.net CMs meet to speed up road links in Maoist-hit states 01/11
ibnlive.in.com SC-SECRET 2 LAST 01/11
rediff.com AAP has mastery in dharnas, BJP in administration, says Modi at Ramlila 01/10
timesofindia.indiatimes.com PM Modi takes dig at AAP, says Delhi doesn't need anarchists 01/10
telegraphindia.com Modi tears into 'anarchist' Arvind 01/10
ndtv.com One Jawan Killed, Three Injured in Naxal Attack in Chhattisgarh 01/10
timesofindia.indiatimes.com AAP’s Kejriwal, Bhushan mount scathing attack on Modi govt 01/10
telegraphindia.com Modi trains guns on AAP 01/10
rediff.com Naxals training to gun down choppers, shows rare footage 01/09
dnaindia.com Video clip shows Naxals training to gun down choppers in Raipur 01/09
ndtv.com Video Shows Naxals Training to Gun Down Air Force Helicopters: Report 01/09
ibnlive.in.com Head constable killed by naxals 01/09
ibnlive.in.com Woman among five Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh 01/08
zeenews.india.com Will create commando force for trains going to Naxal-affected areas: Suresh Prabhu 01/07
dw.de India's first transgender mayor: 'We have had to fight hard' 01/07
rediff.com Anti-Naxal ops: First 'field hospital' for injured troops in Chattisgarh 01/07
dnaindia.com Maoists police face-off in Khammam 01/06
rediff.com Manjhi justifies Maoists, kicks up controversy 01/05
dnaindia.com Jitan Ram Manjhi stirs up another controversy by justifying Maoists 01/05
ibnlive.in.com Bihar CM Manjhi kicks up controversy by justifying Maoists 01/05
bombaynews.net Dacoits loot train passengers in Bihar 01/05
sanhati.com Fundamental unFreedoms: A note on the situation of ordinary adivasis in Bastar 01/05
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Another Salwa Judum in the making? 01/05
ibnlive.in.com Naxals enter ex-MLA's house, snatch security guards' guns 01/05
ndtv.com Bihar Chief Minister Still Maintains Nothing Wrong With Maoist Levy on Contractors 01/05
bombaynews.net Manjhi backs Maoist levy on contractors 01/04
telegraphindia.com CM jab at cabinet colleagues 01/04
ibnlive.in.com Two CoBRA jawans injured in pressure bomb blast 01/03
ibnlive.in.com Rs lakh distributed among surrendered Maoists 01/03
dnaindia.com Administrative failure behind naxalism, says Jharkhand CM Raghuvar Das 01/02
ibnlive.in.com Administrative failure behind naxalism: Jharkhand CM 01/02
dnaindia.com Two maoists arrested in Sambalpur district of Odisha 12/31
ibnlive.in.com 4 tribals go missing in AP, police suspect naxal hand 12/30
dnaindia.com No Naxal presence in Telangana, but ultras trying to entering from neighbouring states: DGP 12/29
ibnlive.in.com Helipads in Chhattsigarh to have night landing facility 12/29
ndtv.com Home Ministry Approves Night Landing in Naxal-Hit Chhattisgarh 12/29
ibnlive.in.com C'garh: 4 Naxals held in Bastar division 12/29
dnaindia.com Assam attack may give fillip to Maoism in North East 12/28
huffingtonpost.com 'The Snowman' Is A Popular Movie That Is Also Good 12/26
dnaindia.com Maoist activities in Kerala on rise 12/26
zeenews.india.com ISIS, Naxals kept MHA busy in 2014 12/25
dnaindia.com Islamic State, Naxals kept Home Ministry busy in 2014 12/25
ibnlive.in.com Naxals kill villager in Chhattisgarh 12/25
ibnlive.in.com Hardcore naxal arrested 12/25
zeenews.india.com Lotus will bloom in Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir: BJP leader 12/23
ibnlive.in.com Two Maoists held in Chhattisgarh's Bastar   12/23
dnaindia.com Maoists attack forest offices in two places in Kerala 12/22
ibnlive.in.com All eyes riveted on J-K, Jharkhand for poll results tomorrow 12/22
timesofindia.indiatimes.com J&K, Jharkhand results today; BJP poised for big gains in both states 12/22
uswww.rediff.com All eyes riveted on J-K, Jharkhand for poll results today 12/22
dnaindia.com All eyes riveted on Jammu- Kashmir, Jharkhand for assembly poll results 12/22
dnaindia.com Operations against Naxals to be result oriented: New CRPF chief Prakash Mishra 12/22
bombaynews.net CRPF to battle Maoists with new strategies 12/22
timesofindia.indiatimes.com BJP upbeat, Congress & JMM quiet 12/22