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