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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: Mob attacks Indian journalist's home, threatens her with death 02/10 Over 5000 villages electrified, says Goyal 02/05 Deprived of rights over natural resources, impoverished Adivasis get prison 02/02 U-turn moment for boy rebel 02/02 Two women among three Naxals killed in Chhattisgarh 01/30 Maoist rebels kill 7 policemen in eastern India 01/28 DGP admits safety chinks 01/28 Suspected Maoist rebels kill seven in eastern India : January 28, 2016, 12:08 pm 01/28 7 dead, six injured in Maoist land-mine blast in J'khand 01/28 Seven dead, six injured in Maoist land-mine blast in Jharkhand 01/28 3 Naxals involved in 2013 Ch'garh massacre killed in encounter 01/27 At least 2 policemen killed in Maoist attack in Jharkhand 01/27 3 killed in Jharkhand landmine blast 01/27 4 policemen dead, 6 injured in land-mine blast in Jharkhand's Naxal-hit area 01/27 Maoist rebels kill 7 policemen in eastern India 01/27 Love story of Bastar Maoists ends in a tragedy 01/22 The fear of extortion haunts Bihar again 01/22 The Failure Of Law Enforcement 01/15 Four Indian Maoist rebels killed in shoot-out: police 01/15 Two naxals killed in encounters on Maharashtra-Chhattisgarh border 01/11 Landmine planted by Naxals five years ago recovered in Odisha 01/11 B.D. Sharma – an Indefatigable warrior of Adivasis’ Rights 01/10 Five Maoists killed in Bihar’s Aurangabad district 01/08 Anti-Naxal op: CRPF kill 5 Naxals, arms recovered in Bihar's Aurangabad 01/08 CRPF kills five naxals in Bihar's Aurangabad 01/08 Odisha: BSF officer, jawan killed in Naxal IED blast attack 01/08 Rs 1,000 crore grant to 35 worst Naxal-affected districts in 7 states 01/06 BHU sacks teacher 01/06 Centre allocates Rs 1,000 Crores to LWE affected states 01/06 Naxals release 3 Pune youths on cycle rally for peace 01/03 Three Pune students who were on a cycle-tour abducted by Maoists in Chhattisgarh 01/03 3 kidnapped Pune students released by Naxals 01/03 Three Pune youths on bicycle rally for peace abducted by Naxals in Chattisgarh 01/03 CCL employee arrested for demanding levy in the name of Maoists 12/31 'Mastermind' of cop massacre gives up 12/29 Marriage weans Maoist off violence 12/27 Varsity without a professor 12/26 In Chhattisgarh, 70 Maoists give up arms 12/24 Dec 17: Rape spree goes unpunished in chattisgarh 12/18 Chhattisgarh: Maoists kill infant in front of his mother 12/13 Maoists beat baby to death in front of his mother 12/12 Where hope wins over poverty 12/12 7-year-old gangraped in Delhi, 1 accused arrested 12/12 One jawan killed in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh 12/10 Orissa: Innocent Tribals shot dead in Karlapat Forest near Niyamgiri 12/05 Landmine blast injures two jawans in Chhattisgarh 12/02 Two police personnel injured in landmine blast by Naxals in Chhattisgarh 12/02 Journalists appeal to the government for the release of two Chhattisgarh reporters 11/27 C'garh: Naxal leader killed, 4 ultras held, vehicles torched 11/24 Some misleading, some misled: Naidu on Aamir 11/24 Four women Naxals killed by security forces in Chhattisgarh 11/22 Man who defies Maoist son to vote 11/22 Bomb blast at a cash counter of food outlet in Jharkhand 11/20 'Spirituality, in its true sense, is the need of the hour' 11/19 A good doctor with no gripe 11/19 Two Naxals gunned down in encounter with police 11/19 Why do Naxals never attack churches in Chhattisgarh, asks RSS leader Indresh Kumar 11/15 Why Naxals never attack churches : RSS leader 11/15 4 Naxals killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh 11/13 Pakistan, China and Naxalites are main threats, says IAF chief 11/11 Real-life cops feature in movie on Naxals 11/10 3 Maoists killed in Bastar 11/03 3 naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh 11/03 JNU blips on Sangh radar 11/03 JNU home to 'anti-national' forces: RSS mouthpiece 11/03 JNU home to 'anti-national' forces, says RSS 11/02 4700-page chargesheet filed against 5 Maoists 10/30 Chhattisgarh: Naxalites kill two, torch 29 vehicles 10/30 Govt mulls women army for crime 10/30 Rebel faces in rural polls 10/29 Maoist threat to Giriraj Singh, Mukul Roy; MHA warns West Bengal govt 10/29 FTII students end strike, will continue protest in a democratic way 10/28 Oct 28: How government plans to use IAF to wage a war on its people 10/28 CBI, don't touch this scam 10/28 Once a Naxalite, now a teacher for dalit kids 10/25 'Upset' Maoist couple surrenders in Bastar 10/22 Better security, awareness and empowerment behind more women coming out to vote: Bihar ACEO R Lakshmanan 10/21 Now, IAF choppers to retaliate Maoist attacks 10/21 Centre calls meeting of CMs of seven Naxal-hit states on Nov 3 10/20 How Maoists plan to make fresh recruitments 10/20 IPS officer shot at, cops tied in knots 10/19 EC wants central para-military forces at all Bihar polling booths 10/19 Bihar polls: 2nd phase voting begins in 6 Maoist-hit districts 10/16 dna must read: From latest in Bihar polls to White House on civil nuclear deal with Pakistan 10/16 Defying Maoists, four million vote in Bihar 10/16 Raman Singh misued copter hired for anti-Red ops 10/15 Upsurge in voter turnout in Bihar is Modi effect: M J Akbar 10/13 Maoist leader wanted for killing 50 people held in Andhra Pradesh 10/13 First phase of Bihar elections a close call, but Nitish Kumar may have the edge 10/11 Jharkhand: Fact finding report on the Satbarva (Bhelvahi) encounter 10/11 Combat role for women in army soon: Parrikar 10/11 Condemn continuing attacks on lawyers and journalists in Bastar, Chhattisgarh 10/11 Can’t allow Modi rally in Red zone: Kaimur DM 10/10 Jharkhand: Encounter underway between Naxals and CRPF; 1 jawan, policeman killed 10/10 2 jawans die in Maoist shootout 10/10 Maoists make inroads into Satkosia forest 10/09 CRPF for allowing men to keep families in area of posting 10/07 3 TDP leaders held captive by Naxals in Andhra Pradesh 10/06 CRPF targets ‘informer’ network to fight Naxals 10/02 When will you light up their lives, PM? 10/01