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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: 150 percent jump in killing of Naxals in 2016: Govt tells Lok Sabha 03/21 Indian Security Forces Get Home-Grown AK-47 Clone 03/20 Sunday salve for CRPF trainees 03/19 In Maoist fight, without mine shield 03/19 Two Jawans Injured in Bastar Skirmish With Naxals 03/19 We see hundreds of 'Saibaba' at JNU, claims ABVP leader 03/18 Five Naxals, two cops killed in gun-battle in Dantewada 03/18 5 Maoists, 2 cops die in gunfight 03/18 Akshay Kumar donates Rs 1.08cr to slain jawans’ kin 03/16 Sukma attack shows Naxals are frustrated: Home Minister 03/14 Road construction in the heart of Sukma, target for Maoists 03/13 Sacrifices of jawans will not go in vain: Rajnath Singh on Naxal attack 03/13 TN govt announces Rs 20L solatium to CRPF Jawan killed by Maoists 03/13 Bodies of two Sukma martyrs reach Nagpur 03/12 Sukma Red ambush didn’t go as planned, limited toll 03/12 Thousands of locals bid adieu to slain CRPF jawan 03/12 Eleven CRPF personnel killed in Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh 03/11 Suspected Maoist rebels kill 11 police in central India 03/11 Saddened over killing of CRPF personnel in Sukma attack: PM Narendra Modi 03/11 Maoist Insurgents Kill 11 Indian Armed Police in Chhattisgarh State 03/11 Policemen Killed in Maoist Rebel Attack in Eastern India 03/11 12 CRPF jawans killed in Maoist ambush in Sukma 03/11 12 CRPF men killed in Maoist attack in Sukma 03/11 'Rs 1 cr compensation martyred soldier's kin' 03/11 Naxal attack 'cowardly, dastardly' act, says Sonia Gandhi 03/11 12 CRPF men killed in Naxal ambush 03/11 Maoists kill 12 CRPF jawans 03/11 11 CRPF men killed in Naxal attack in Sukma 03/11 DU teacher Saibaba gets life term for Maoist links 03/07 Robots enter Maoist battle 02/27 Conflict spreads to Panjab University 02/27 'Terror outfits,naxals consider BJP as their number one enemy' 02/25 CoBRA keeps truants waiting 02/23 7 Maoists killed 02/21 Alert on Maoist Tiger force 02/19 'We'll cut you up' 02/19 Minerals for matchmaking 02/15 Naxals triggered a whopping 83% IED blasts in 2016 02/13 Congress ruined Uttarakhand, opposed creation of state: Modi 02/12 SOG personnel exchange fire with Maoists in Koraput district 02/10 Maoist rebels, rights abuses, and India’s ‘greatest internal threat’ 02/10 New Bastar IG says 'aggressive approach' against Naxals will continue 02/10 Bastar's IG Kalluri transferred; absolved of charges 02/07 10 Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh 02/07 Maoists Kill 8 Police Officers in India 02/02 Maoist attack kills 8 policemen in eastern India 02/02 Bastar officer shunted 02/02 Maoist attack kills 8 policemen in eastern India 02/01 'Fascist' AAP will turn Punjab into Kashmir: Amarinder 01/31 Women take back charge 01/30 IAPL Fact-finding Report: Attacks on Lawyers in Chhattisgarh 01/25 I was bundled into a vehicle and blindfolded in Calcutta, says Red Star leader 01/24 CRPF's valiant dog 'Pluto' martyred in IED blast in Chhattisgarh 01/24 NGO brings hope and chance to the doorstep of players in remote areas 01/24 Leave Bastar in 24 hrs, goons order activist 01/23 Jallikattu: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy says ISI behind Chennai violence, wants President`s rule in Tamil Nadu 01/23 Rail crack kills 39 01/22 3rd train mishap in 2 months; sabotage suspected 01/22 Chhattisgarh: 3 women killed in IED Blast in Narayanpur – PUCL statement 01/20 Rajkummar Rao heads to Berlin for 'Newton' 01/20 Three women killed in central India blast 01/19 12-year-old Indian girl ‘gang raped by school principal, three teachers’ 01/18 Sniffer dog dies in blast 01/17 CRPF's 1st woman officer in Bastar turns role model 01/16 Condition of Telengana Democratic Forum Activists in Jail and Situation in Bastar – WSS and CPJC Press Conference 01/15 Context and Description of Emergency in Bastar – CPJC and WSS Press Conference 01/11 Indian police charged with mass rape of women in Maoist stronghold 01/10 ‘The fight is over two development models’ 01/07 Jharkhand ultras lose Rs 80 crore due to demonetisation 01/02 Chhattisgarh: Documents, Statements on Recent Persecution of JagLAG Lawyers 01/02 CCEA clears Rs 11.7K cr rural roads 12/28 Team Das, 2 cheers on big day 12/27 Police light Simdega kids' study dreams 12/21 NGOs see 'vendetta' in crackdown 12/18 Conservation reserve for Gadchiroli to boost wildlife base 12/13 'Notebandi' is 'Nasbandi' For Anti-national Elements, Says Rajnath Singh 12/11 Naxal-style IED detected for first time in Kashmir 12/11 Chhattisgarh: Close shave for security personnel as Maoists detonate IED 12/04 Convict goes from jail to jail to de-radicalize others 12/03 Naxal sympathiser held while trying to exchange old notes 11/28 Left twins fight over Kerala Maoist killings 11/28 'Never seen a woman journalist braver than her' 11/28 Villager injured in pressure bomb blast in Chhattisgarh 11/26 Naxals devastated by currency ban, need closer cooperation among states for better security: Rajnath Singh 11/25 6 Naxals killed in encounter with CRPF in Jharkhand 11/23 CRPF personnel killed in blast by Naxals 11/22 Only black money hoarders are worried after note ban: Shah 11/22 Naxal blast kills CRPF SI in Sukma 11/22 5mins CRPF sub-inspector killed in IED blast in Sukma 11/22 Subramanian Swamy demands definite policy to fight 'Islamic terrorism' 11/20 5 naxals gunned down in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur 11/19 Naxals` diktat leaves Odisha villagers with no option but to flee for safety 11/18 6 Naxalites killed, 2 held in Dantewada: Police 11/16 Naxals in Jharkhand force elderly to convert black money 11/16 Rs 2cr Maoist seizure 11/16 Chhattisgarh has to give notice to Prof named in Sukma murder case before moving against her 11/15 Note ban halts funding of terror and Maoist groups 11/15 Senari massacre: 10 sentenced to death, 3 to life in jail 11/15 CRPF deploys women commandos to take on Naxals 11/15 Demonetisation move will cripple Naxal activities: Report 11/15