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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 Crackdown in Sukma vital for police to combat Naxal menace 04/24
ibnlive.in.com Abducted village official found dead in Bastar 04/24
bombaynews.net Maoist call Bihar-Jharkhand bandh on Saturday 04/23
bombaynews.net 35 Maoists killed 15 injured in April 11 attack in Chhattisgarh Surrendered Maoist claims 04/21
dnaindia.com 35 Maoists killed in ambush in Chhattisgarh 04/21
telegraphindia.com Cops claim rebel loss 04/21
ibnlive.in.com Two TPC operatives arrested 04/20
ibnlive.in.com Three wanted Maoists surrender in Odisha 04/20
ibnlive.in.com BSF camp attack: Maoist couple nabbed 04/18
bombaynews.net Maoists launch tactical counter-offensive in Jharkhand 04/18
ibnlive.in.com Woman Maoist surrenders in Warangal 04/18
ibnlive.in.com Minor girl recounts her terrifying story of alleged sexual exploitation by Maoist 04/17
ibnlive.in.com Bihar sounds high alert as police seizes Maoist arms 04/15
ibnlive.in.com CG police demands money spent on last rites from martyr family 04/15
rediff.com SHOCKING: Ch'garh cops asks martyr's kin to return money spent on funeral 04/15
ibnlive.in.com PUCL Chhattisgarh unit condemns recent Maoist attacks 04/15
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh govt to give out-of-turn promotions to STF jawans 04/15
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 4 Naxal attacks in 72 hrs: The inside story 04/15
ibnlive.in.com Naxals kill abducted police constable in Chhattisgarh 04/15
ibnlive.in.com 60 landmines found; plan to attack security forces foiled 04/14
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maoist issue: V K Singh opposes deploying Army 04/14
ibnlive.in.com Kidnapping bid foiled; four held 04/14
thehindu.com Fighting a futile war 04/14
telegraphindia.com 'Maoists' kidnap 7 on state border 04/14
ibnlive.in.com V K Singh opposes deploying army in Maoist-hit areas 04/14
bbc.co.uk 'Desperate' Maoist rebels 04/14
rediff.com Naxal ultras kill BSF jawan in Chhattisgarh attack 04/13
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh: Third Naxal attack in 48 hours, BSF soldier killed in gunbattle in Kanker district 04/13
thehindu.com Third Maoist attack in 72 hours: four policemen killed in Bastar 04/13
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Another attack: Naxals kill jawan in Chhattisgarh 04/13
ibnlive.in.com BSF head constable killed in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh 04/13
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh: Four security personnel killed, 7 injured in landmine blast triggered by Naxals 04/13
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh: Second Naxal attack in 24 hours, 8 security personnel injured in landmine blast ... 04/13
dnaindia.com Naxal attack: 8 security personnel injured in landmine blast in Dantewada 04/13
ibnlive.in.com Naxal wanted by Maha police arrested in MP 04/13
rediff.com 4 cops killed, 7 injured in landmine blast triggered by Naxals 04/13
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Another attack in Chhattisgarh: Naxals blow up security vehicle, 4 cops killed 04/13
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maoists kill 5 cops in Chhattisgarh 04/13
sify.com Maoist rebels kill 13 in spate of attacks in eastern India 04/13
bombaynews.net Chhattisgarh Maoists kill 5 policemen injure 7 in landmine blast in Dantewada 04/13
telegraphindia.com Inroads into Maoist den spur another hit at cops 04/13
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Chhattisgarh ambush: SOS by jawans went in vain 04/13
ibnlive.in.com Naxals set on fire construction machine in Kanker 04/13
dnaindia.com Naxals intensify attacks in Chhattisgarh; 6 cops killed, 8 hurt 04/13
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh CM strongly condemns Maoist attack in Dantewada 04/13
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Now, Army medals for paramilitary forces 04/13
telegraphindia.com 5 jawans killed in rebel carnage rerun 04/13
themalaysianinsider.com Landmine blast kills four policemen in India 04/13
bombaynews.net 18 Trucks Set on Fire by Naxals in Chhattisgarh Second Attack in 24 Hours 04/12
timesofindia.indiatimes.com BBC Radio to air surrender policy in Maoist belt 04/12
foxnews.com Rebels ambush police on patrol in central Indian forest, killing 7 and wounding 10 04/12
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Naxal ambush: Hostile terrain hits efforts to retrieve bodies of jawans 04/12
nzherald.co.nz Rebels ambush police in central Indian forest, kill 7 04/12
telegraphindia.com Sukma deaths spark debate 04/12
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh: Bodies of 7 policemen killed in Naxal ambush to be brought to Raipur today 04/12
rediff.com Naxal ambush: Operation to evacuate STF personnel hits roadblocks 04/12
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Naxals torch 17 vehicles in Chhattisgarh 04/12
rediff.com Naxals torch 17 mining trucks; vigil stepped up in 10 states 04/12
dnaindia.com Another Naxal attack: 17 vehicles torched at mining site in Kanker 04/12
ibnlive.in.com Bodies of seven cops killed in Naxal attack recovered 04/12
ibnlive.in.com Naxals torch 17 vehicles at mining site in Kanker 04/12
ibnlive.in.com Anti-Naxal ops: Forces in 10 states put on alert 04/12
telegraphindia.com Bullets rain on jawans eating breakfast 04/12
dnaindia.com Anti-Naxal operations: Forces in 10 states put on alert 04/12
ibnlive.in.com Bodies of policemen killed by Naxals still in jungle, Cong says Raman Singh regime insulting martyrs 04/12
ibnlive.in.com Naxal ambush: Bad weather, hostile terrain hit evacuation task 04/12
rediff.com Chattisgarh: 7 cops killed, 12 injured in 2-hour gun battle with Naxals 04/11
news.com.au Maoist rebels kill 7 policemen in India 04/11
ibnlive.in.com Seven policemen killed, 10 injured in Naxal attack in C'Garh 04/11
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 7 jawans killed in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh 04/11
telegraphindia.com Maoists kill seven elite commandos 04/11
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh CM condemns Maoist attack on policemen 04/11
ibnlive.in.com Government to take stern action against Naxalites: Rajnath 04/11
ibnlive.in.com Naxals strike again; seven policemen dead, 12 injured in an ambush in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh 04/11
bombaynews.net Maoists gun down seven STF men in Chhattisgarh 10 others injured in ambush by 100 rebels 04/11
telegraphindia.com Commandant, 6 jawans die in rebel attack 04/11
ibnlive.in.com Chhattisgarh STF squad was attacked from three sides in Sukma 04/11
ibnlive.in.com CRPF to trace Tadmetla attackers through Naxal videos 04/10
ibnlive.in.com Cops escape landmine attack by Maoists in Bihar 04/10
bombaynews.net Maoist splinter group commander killed in Jharkhand 04/10
zeenews.india.com Nine states share intel on controlling Maoist-related probs 04/08
ibnlive.in.com 'Dancing with girl' photo appears in papers, officials shifted 04/08
ibnlive.in.com Maoists put up posters in Bihar village 04/05
ibnlive.in.com Three Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh 04/05
ibnlive.in.com Naxal killed in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh 04/05
ibnlive.in.com Pipe bombs planted under bridge found in Chhattisgarh 04/03
dnaindia.com Arms, explosives seized from Maoist hideout in Bihar, IED defused 04/03
telegraphindia.com Guess who has a PAN card 04/02
bombaynews.net Maoists in Chhattisgarh abduct employees of mining company release later 04/01
ibnlive.in.com Arrested Maoist falls sick, referred to RIMS 04/01
ibnlive.in.com CoBRA jawan injured in face-off with naxals 03/31
ibnlive.in.com Naxalite nabbed in Rajnandgaon district 03/31
telegraphindia.com Cops SIT up to probe Naxalite cases 03/29
ibnlive.in.com BSF jawan hurt in pressure bomb blast in Kanker 03/29
dnaindia.com Intelligence vacuum hampers operations in Maoist hotbed 03/25
bombaynews.net Treasure island This Jharkhand emerald mine adds Rs 25 lakh to Maoist war chests every month 03/24
ibnlive.in.com Hardcore Naxal arrested in Pakur 03/24
dnaindia.com Security forces bust Maoist hideout, recover explosives 03/22
ibnlive.in.com Maoists kill three members of Shahdeo family 03/22
bombaynews.net Two jawans killed one injured in encounter with Maoists in Gadchiroli 03/22