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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: 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 Maoists using jungle caves as camps: Police 08/17 Six Maoist guerrillas arrested in Jharkhand 08/16 CRPF hoists flag at Dantewada ambush site 08/16 CRPF driver gets gallantry medal for bravery in Naxal ambush 08/15 4 CISF men in '12 stand against 200 Naxals get gallantry award 08/15 Naxals may carry out attacks on Independence Day, warns IB 08/14 Cop-killer rebel nabbed 08/14 Two Naxals killed in police encounter 08/12 Chhattisgarh: 2 CRPF personnel killed in encounter with Maoists 08/10 Tension after prisoners-police clash 08/10 Central eye on warring rebel outfits 08/10 PLFI ultra arrested in Latehar 08/10 Woman naxal carrying reward arrested 08/09 Maoist-TPC encounter in Jharkhand, 15 dead: police 08/09 14 Naxalites killed in group rivalry in Jharkhand 08/09 New surrender scheme for naxals under consideration: Patil 08/09 14 killed in clash among Maoist factions 08/09 Maoist squad member held 08/08 Congress accuses BJP of creating communal divide 08/07 Two GNLA Militants Killed, Six Suspected Maoists Arrest In Assam 08/07 Over 4200 detonators recovered in Bihar 08/07 No SOP violation in giving protection to Chhattisgarh Congress leaders: Govt 08/06 Women Naxal cadres sexually exploited: Govt 08/05 Odisha-based Maoist cadre arrested 08/05 Aug 4: Civilians killed in Bastar encounter, say Maoists 08/04 Five Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh's Kondagon district 08/03 Two Maoist insurgents arrested by police in Chhattisgarh state 08/01 Maoist couple of Chhattisgarh surrenders in Telangana 08/01 Maoists blow up CoBRA personnel's house in Bihar as protest against polcie firing in Madanpur 07/31 Maoists blow up Combat Battalion personnel's house in Bihar 07/31 Maoists blow up troopers home in Bihar 07/31