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India - Naxalites

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: Didn't Lie About Temple Being Washed, Says Bihar Chief Minister 09/29 Jiram valley Naxal attack: NIA files charge-sheet 09/28 Two pipe bombs recovered in Chhattisgarh's Kanker 09/28 C'garh: 2 CRPF jawans injured in landmine blast 09/27 5-kg tiffin bomb unearthed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada 09/27 BRIEFS 09/26 Alipiri blast case: Four-year jail term for three Naxals 09/25 Naxal involved in Jiram valley attack surrenders 09/24 Sept 23: Hyderabad Police stop revolutionary group from holding meet 09/23 Maoists to use poison against security forces in Bihar 09/23 Why Militant Maoists Are Attacking Mobile Phone Towers in India 09/23 Rajnath Singh urges Maoists to renounce violence 09/23 Suspected Maoist admitted to AIIMS Delhi Police to HC 09/23 HC asks AIIMS to provide urgent treatment to undertrial Maoist 09/22 HC asks AIIMS police to treat suspected Maoist 09/22 Poet Varavara Rao, others detained in Hyderabad 09/21 Hyderabad Police stop revolutionary group from holding meet 09/21 Security beefed up as ultras observe foundation week in C'garh 09/21 Railways cancel 26 trans over Maoist threat 09/20 Maoists Torch Mobile Towers, Bus in Banka District of Bihar 09/19 Maoists set fire to two mobile towers bus in Bihar 09/19 NHRC notice to Jharkhand over killing of suspected Maoists 09/19 Forces dropping bombs from chopper, claims maoists misinformation campaign 09/18 Naxal couple arrested 09/18 Maoists misinformation: forces dropping bombs from chopper 09/18 Sept 17: A ‘Maoist’ encounter, the (un)accidental death of an adivasi 09/17 CRPF jawan killed, DC injured in encounter with Maoists 09/17 Rs 2.67 crore reward on Maoist chief Ganpathi’s head 09/15 Spurt In Naxal Surrenders in Bastar: Reward Effect or Rebel Strategy? 09/15 4 cops injured in landmine blast by Naxals 09/15 Four Policemen Injured in Landmine Blast by Naxals in Maharashtra 09/15 Jharkhand: Three Maoists killed in encounter 09/13 Hardcore naxalite arrested 09/13 Govt willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath 09/12 Jharkhand minister accused of Maoist links quits 09/12 Government willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath Singh 09/12 Maoist insurgency hit Antagarh bypoll amidst tight security 09/12 J'khand BJP hails decision to increase women in police force 09/12 Three Maoist operatives surrender 09/12 Ahead of bypoll, BSF jawan injured in IED blast at Ch'garh 09/12 Naxal 'area commander' lynched 09/11 Six naxals surrender; one arrested in Chhattisgarh 09/11 Anti-Naxal operations: CRPF recommends gallantry medal for 10 martyrs 09/09 Maoist blow up railway track in Jharkhand, goods train derail 09/08 Naxal carrying Rs 8 lakh reward held in C'garh 09/08 Goods Train Derails After Maoists Blow-up Tracks in Jharkhand, 09/08 Maoists blow up track, train services disrupted 09/08 Sept 7: Naxals anti bauxite meet pulls big crowd 09/07 NSG trains commandos to handle hostage crisis situations in jungles 09/07 Maoists torch 5 vehicles of construction company 09/07 Sept 7: NDA pursuing anti adivasi agenda in the name of countering Maoists 09/07 17 CRPF Jawans Suspended for Not Giving Back-Up Support to Colleagues in Encounter 09/06 CRPF suspends 17 men for inaction during Chhattisgarh anti-Naxalite operation 09/06 Three Naxals surrender in C'garh 09/06 Al Qaeda's Move in India Presages More Elsewhere 09/04 C'garh panel recommends non-opposition of bail in 81 cases 09/04 Chhattisgarh: 23 Maoists including a woman cadre surrender to police 09/03 C'garh: Senior Naxal killed in gun-battle with security forces 09/03 CBI should probe my Maoist links says Jharkhand minister 09/03 Chhatisgarh: Senior Maoist leader killed in gun-battle with security forces 09/03 Girl Dies After Uncle Allegedly Hits Her For Asking For Rs 10 09/03 Two Maoists arrested with machine gun 09/03 Two killed in crossfire between Maoist and security forces 09/03 Wanted Maoist arrested after gun battle 09/03 Two Jharkhand Villagers, Mistaken for Maoists, Shot Dead by Police 09/03 Congress seeks cancellation of Antagarh byelection in C'garh 09/02 A born rebel who died a lonely death 09/02 ELECTIONS 2 LAST 08/31 Jharkhand Police's initiative against naxals successful: DGP 08/31 Bihar: AK-47 and ammunition seized from Maoist training camp 08/30 Naxal arrested in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district 08/30 Woman among four Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh 08/30 CRPF to give choice posting to jawans winning gallantry medals 08/29 Maoist killed in exchange of fire with cops 08/29 Now, Rs 1 crore cash reward for information on Maoists 08/29 NAXAL-CRPF 2 LAST 08/29 Centre asks states to ensure surrender of Naxals 08/28 Jharkhand's 'most-wanted' Maoist arrested in Kutch 08/27 Two Naxals involved in Jiram valley attack arrested 08/26 3 Maoists surrender in Bastar 08/25 Bihar reservoir project to see light of day after 38 years 08/24 CRPF jawan injured in face-off with Naxals 08/24 Chg: Naxal arms dump unearthed, ammunition seized 08/24 Chattisgarh: Naxal arms dump unearthed, ammunition seized 08/24 Top Maoist arrested 08/23 Aug 23: Bastar is set to be the most militarised zone in the entire country 08/23 China planned transit route for Naxals, claims book on Kanu Sanyal 08/22 Dont copy us Mao had told Indian Maoists 08/22 China planned transit route for Naxals, claims book on Sanyal 08/22 With receding monsoon, Centre plans major Maoist offensive 08/21 Four Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh 08/21 Maharashtra announces Rs 1 crore bounty for Maoist chief 08/21 Peaceful ballotting in Bihar assembly by-polls 08/21 Maoists look for new bases in Kerala, Karnataka 08/21 Moderate voting in Bihar by-polls 08/21 Chg farmers form co-operative committee for milk, dairy biz 08/20 Chhattisgarh: Constable killed in encounter with Naxals 08/20 Maha govt to reserve 5 pc police jobs for policemen's children 08/20 Plan for cell towers in Naxalite zones 08/20 Three Cobra jawans injured in encounter with Naxals 08/19