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Maoist rebels in India

Summary

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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Stats:

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