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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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zeenews.india.com After Sukma attack, a CRPF jawan says `enough is enough...no money required, only vengeance` - Watch 04/29
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Gambhir to pay for kids of martyred CRPF men 04/28
dnaindia.com Gautam Gambhir pledges to bear education expenses of children of Sukma martyrs 04/28
zeenews.india.com Maoists loot record 35 firearms this year 04/28
dnaindia.com Sukma attack: In audio message, Maoists term encounter a response to 'rape of tribal women and murder of villagers' 04/28
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Anushka Sharma's appeal for Sukma bravehearts 04/28
telegraphindia.com Meet on Maoists 04/28
rediff.com 'Fatigue in CRPF men in Chhattisgarh due to long posting' 04/27
dnaindia.com Fatigue may be slowing jawans down in Chhattisgarh Red zone 04/27
rediff.com Post-Sukma attack, CRPF plans more counter-insurgency ops in Naxal-hit areas 04/27
dnaindia.com MCD Election 2017 Results: BJP dedicates win to Sukma martyrs, celebrations to remain low-key 04/26
dnaindia.com Sukma attack: Subramanian Swamy wants AFSPA to be imposed in Maoist hotbeds of Chhattisgarh 04/26
nzherald.co.nz Deadly ambush raises fears of rebel resurgence in India 04/26
rediff.com Nation bids tearful farewell to Sukma martyrs 04/26
zeenews.india.com Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar, 1983 batch IPS, appointed new DG CRPF 04/26
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar appointed new DG of CRPF 04/26
telegraphindia.com Meet to strengthen security in rebel zones 04/26
telegraphindia.com BJP savours sweet revenge for 2015 04/26
dnaindia.com Jawans killed in Naxal attack cremated with state honours 04/26
dnaindia.com 'Unhappy' with CRPF, Rajnath Singh directs DG, MHA to carry out 'targeted operations against Naxals' 04/26
dnaindia.com Skirmish between Naxals and police near C'garh-Odisha border 04/26
telegraphindia.com Bhatnagar named CRPF chief, Pachnanda gets ITBP  04/26
dnaindia.com Nitin Gadkari calls Sukma attack Pakistan's proxy war 04/26
telegraphindia.com Anguish at killer within 04/26
dnaindia.com 10 Maoists killed, five injured in Sukma attack 04/26
telegraphindia.com BJP clean sweep in Delhi polls 04/26
telegraphindia.com BJP sweeps Delhi 04/26
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Centre gives forces a ‘hit list’ of Naxal leaders 04/26
news18.com Major Naxal Attack Averted in Maharashtra's Gondia District 04/26
news18.com Policy of Clear and Hold a Success: Pillai Bats For Current Naxal Policy 04/26
dnaindia.com Martyrs must wait as Nitish Kumar convoy passes by 04/26
rediff.com CRPF, which lost 25 jawans, is without full-time chief for over 2 months 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Rajnath: Maoists using tribals as fodder 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 'Lion' of Sukma: Meet jawan who killed 5 Maoists 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com CRPF jawans were eating when Maoists attacked 04/25
rediff.com It's a cold blooded murder, says Rajnath on Sukma Naxal attack 04/25
rediff.com 'Reasonable to anticipate more Maoist attacks' 04/25
zeenews.india.com We`ll kill 50 Maoists to take revenge of Sukma attack, says CRPF survivor Mahendra Kumar 04/25
dnaindia.com Sukma Attack: 25 deaths force Centre to undertake new operation strategy 04/25
dnaindia.com VP condemns Naxal attack; seeks punishment for perpetrators 04/25
zeenews.india.com Centre will review anti-Naxal strategy, says Rajnath Singh on Sukma attack 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maoists had rocket launchers, AK-47s: Jawans 04/25
dnaindia.com Mamata announces job for kin of three slain CRPF jawans 04/25
rediff.com For the thuggish Naxalites, revolution is a pretence 04/25
rediff.com Lotus will bloom, says Shah in Naxalbari 04/25
zeenews.india.com Sukma naxal attack: President observes two-minute silence 04/25
dnaindia.com Sukma attack | Digvijay Singh opposed P Chidambaram's plan to take down Maoists: BJP 04/25
dnaindia.com Israel Envoy to India condoles kin of 25 slain CRPF personnel 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Launch all-out attack against Naxals: Centre  04/25
aljazeera.com 'Some companions were falling like trees crashing down' 04/25
telegraphindia.com Sleuths see hand of promoted Hidima 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Jawans took same road for days, Ultras kept track 04/25
dnaindia.com Post Sukma attack, Rahul Gandhi slams Centre's anti-Naxal strategy 04/25
dnaindia.com In Maoist hotbeds, roads are made of blood 04/25
cnn.com India: At least 25 dead in Maoist attack 04/25
dnaindia.com DNA Edit | Desperate Maoists: Cornered and losing territory fast, Naxalites are lashing out in fury and frustration 04/25
rediff.com Naxals used villagers to distract us: Injured CRPF jawan 04/25
rediff.com Naxals were armed with rocket launchers, AK-47s: Injured CRPF jawan 04/25
telegraphindia.com Cong slams 'lack of political will' 04/25
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Lunch on banana leaf: Shah starts BJP campaign 04/25
cnn.com 24 dead in Maoist attack on police convoy in India 04/24
bbc.co.uk India Maoist rebels kill 24 CRPF policemen in Chhattisgarh 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com CRPF claims considerable number of Maoists killed in retaliatory action 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com 25 CRPF jawans killed in Maoist attack in Sukma 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Sukma attack: None will be spared, says Rajnath 04/24
aljazeera.com 'Maoist rebels' kill 24 soldiers in central India 04/24
upi.com Police: Maoist communist rebels kill 25 officers in India 04/24
zeenews.india.com Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh`s Sukma: Political leaders express pain, salute martyrs 04/24
zeenews.india.com Where is Sukma and why it`s a Naxal hotbed? 04/24
rediff.com Naxals kill 25 CRPF men in Sukma 04/24
rediff.com Sukma attack is a challenge, no one will be spared: Rajnath 04/24
sputniknews.com Maoist Rebels Gun Down Dozens of Paramilitary Policemen in Central India 04/24
dw.com Maoist rebels kill dozens of paramilitary commandos in central India 04/24
dw.com Maoist rebels kill dozens of paramilitary commandos in central India 04/24
tribune.com.pk Indian Maoist rebels kill 24 commandos in Chhattisgargh 04/24
news18.com We Are Being Asked to do State Police's Job, Says Former CRPF Chief 04/24
telegraphindia.com Naxals kill 24 CRPF men in Bastar ambush 04/24
dnaindia.com We will re-think our strategies: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh after Naxal attack kills 25 CRPF jawans 04/24
dnaindia.com CRPF company commander killed in Sukma Naxal ambush 04/24
rediff.com Major Naxal attacks in past one year: A timeline 04/24
dnaindia.com 25 CRPF men martyred in Chhattisgarh Naxal attack in Sukma, 7 wounded 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Army camp in Bastar was recommended in 2015 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Sukma attack: Pace of road construction threatening Naxals? 04/24
zeenews.india.com DNA: Sukma attack shakes nation - Watch video to know how Naxals operate 04/24
telegraphindia.com Maoists kill 25 jawans 04/24
voanews.com Maoist Rebels Kill at Least 25 Indian Paramilitary Soldiers 04/24
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Sukma attack: CRPF force walked into Maoist trap in Red bastion 04/24
dnaindia.com 25 CRPF men killed as Maoists strike in Chhattisgarh, again 04/24
dnaindia.com One killed, another hurt in pressure bomb blast in Sukma 04/18
dnaindia.com Bihar: 7 policemen, one Naxal killed in truck-van collision 04/15
dnaindia.com Chhattisgarh Govt. appoints new IG in Bastar, Bilaspur range 04/01
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Alleged Naxals attack Odisha railway station 03/31
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Canadian national missing from Maoist-hit region 03/28
zeenews.india.com 150 percent jump in killing of Naxals in 2016: Govt tells Lok Sabha 03/21
globalsecurity.org Indian Security Forces Get Home-Grown AK-47 Clone 03/20
telegraphindia.com Sunday salve for CRPF trainees 03/19
telegraphindia.com In Maoist fight, without mine shield 03/19
news18.com Two Jawans Injured in Bastar Skirmish With Naxals 03/19
dnaindia.com We see hundreds of 'Saibaba' at JNU, claims ABVP leader 03/18
zeenews.india.com Five Naxals, two cops killed in gun-battle in Dantewada 03/18