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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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ndtv.com Didn't Lie About Temple Being Washed, Says Bihar Chief Minister 09/29
ibnlive.in.com Jiram valley Naxal attack: NIA files charge-sheet 09/28
ibnlive.in.com Two pipe bombs recovered in Chhattisgarh's Kanker 09/28
ibnlive.in.com C'garh: 2 CRPF jawans injured in landmine blast 09/27
ibnlive.in.com 5-kg tiffin bomb unearthed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada 09/27
jamestown.org BRIEFS 09/26
dnaindia.com Alipiri blast case: Four-year jail term for three Naxals 09/25
ibnlive.in.com Naxal involved in Jiram valley attack surrenders 09/24
sanhati.com Sept 23: Hyderabad Police stop revolutionary group from holding meet 09/23
bombaynews.net Maoists to use poison against security forces in Bihar 09/23
globalvoicesonline.org Why Militant Maoists Are Attacking Mobile Phone Towers in India 09/23
dnaindia.com Rajnath Singh urges Maoists to renounce violence 09/23
bombaynews.net Suspected Maoist admitted to AIIMS Delhi Police to HC 09/23
ibnlive.in.com HC asks AIIMS to provide urgent treatment to undertrial Maoist 09/22
bombaynews.net HC asks AIIMS police to treat suspected Maoist 09/22
ibnlive.in.com Poet Varavara Rao, others detained in Hyderabad 09/21
bombaynews.net Hyderabad Police stop revolutionary group from holding meet 09/21
ibnlive.in.com Security beefed up as ultras observe foundation week in C'garh 09/21
bombaynews.net Railways cancel 26 trans over Maoist threat 09/20
ndtv.com Maoists Torch Mobile Towers, Bus in Banka District of Bihar 09/19
bombaynews.net Maoists set fire to two mobile towers bus in Bihar 09/19
bombaynews.net NHRC notice to Jharkhand over killing of suspected Maoists 09/19
zeenews.india.com Forces dropping bombs from chopper, claims maoists misinformation campaign 09/18
ibnlive.in.com Naxal couple arrested 09/18
ibnlive.in.com Maoists misinformation: forces dropping bombs from chopper 09/18
sanhati.com Sept 17: A ‘Maoist’ encounter, the (un)accidental death of an adivasi 09/17
ibnlive.in.com CRPF jawan killed, DC injured in encounter with Maoists 09/17
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Rs 2.67 crore reward on Maoist chief Ganpathi’s head 09/15
ndtv.com Spurt In Naxal Surrenders in Bastar: Reward Effect or Rebel Strategy? 09/15
ibnlive.in.com 4 cops injured in landmine blast by Naxals 09/15
ndtv.com Four Policemen Injured in Landmine Blast by Naxals in Maharashtra 09/15
dnaindia.com Jharkhand: Three Maoists killed in encounter 09/13
ibnlive.in.com Hardcore naxalite arrested 09/13
zeenews.india.com Govt willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath 09/12
bombaynews.net Jharkhand minister accused of Maoist links quits 09/12
dnaindia.com Government willing to talk to Naxals if they give up arms: Rajnath Singh 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Maoist insurgency hit Antagarh bypoll amidst tight security 09/12
ibnlive.in.com J'khand BJP hails decision to increase women in police force 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Three Maoist operatives surrender 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Ahead of bypoll, BSF jawan injured in IED blast at Ch'garh 09/12
ibnlive.in.com Naxal 'area commander' lynched 09/11
ibnlive.in.com Six naxals surrender; one arrested in Chhattisgarh 09/11
dnaindia.com Anti-Naxal operations: CRPF recommends gallantry medal for 10 martyrs 09/09
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maoist blow up railway track in Jharkhand, goods train derail 09/08
ibnlive.in.com Naxal carrying Rs 8 lakh reward held in C'garh 09/08
ndtv.com Goods Train Derails After Maoists Blow-up Tracks in Jharkhand, 09/08
ibnlive.in.com Maoists blow up track, train services disrupted 09/08
sanhati.com Sept 7: Naxals anti bauxite meet pulls big crowd 09/07
rediff.com NSG trains commandos to handle hostage crisis situations in jungles 09/07
ibnlive.in.com Maoists torch 5 vehicles of construction company 09/07
sanhati.com Sept 7: NDA pursuing anti adivasi agenda in the name of countering Maoists 09/07
ndtv.com 17 CRPF Jawans Suspended for Not Giving Back-Up Support to Colleagues in Encounter 09/06
timesofindia.indiatimes.com CRPF suspends 17 men for inaction during Chhattisgarh anti-Naxalite operation 09/06
ibnlive.in.com Three Naxals surrender in C'garh 09/06
huffingtonpost.com Al Qaeda's Move in India Presages More Elsewhere 09/04
ibnlive.in.com C'garh panel recommends non-opposition of bail in 81 cases 09/04
dnaindia.com Chhattisgarh: 23 Maoists including a woman cadre surrender to police 09/03
ibnlive.in.com C'garh: Senior Naxal killed in gun-battle with security forces 09/03
bombaynews.net CBI should probe my Maoist links says Jharkhand minister 09/03
dnaindia.com Chhatisgarh: Senior Maoist leader killed in gun-battle with security forces 09/03
ndtv.com Girl Dies After Uncle Allegedly Hits Her For Asking For Rs 10 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Two Maoists arrested with machine gun 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Two killed in crossfire between Maoist and security forces 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Wanted Maoist arrested after gun battle 09/03
ndtv.com Two Jharkhand Villagers, Mistaken for Maoists, Shot Dead by Police 09/03
ibnlive.in.com Congress seeks cancellation of Antagarh byelection in C'garh 09/02
bombaynews.net A born rebel who died a lonely death 09/02
ibnlive.in.com ELECTIONS 2 LAST 08/31
ibnlive.in.com Jharkhand Police's initiative against naxals successful: DGP 08/31
dnaindia.com Bihar: AK-47 and ammunition seized from Maoist training camp 08/30
ibnlive.in.com Naxal arrested in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district 08/30
ibnlive.in.com Woman among four Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh 08/30
ibnlive.in.com CRPF to give choice posting to jawans winning gallantry medals 08/29
ibnlive.in.com Maoist killed in exchange of fire with cops 08/29
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Now, Rs 1 crore cash reward for information on Maoists 08/29
ibnlive.in.com NAXAL-CRPF 2 LAST 08/29
zeenews.india.com Centre asks states to ensure surrender of Naxals 08/28
ibnlive.in.com Jharkhand's 'most-wanted' Maoist arrested in Kutch 08/27
ibnlive.in.com Two Naxals involved in Jiram valley attack arrested 08/26
ibnlive.in.com 3 Maoists surrender in Bastar 08/25
bombaynews.net Bihar reservoir project to see light of day after 38 years 08/24
ibnlive.in.com CRPF jawan injured in face-off with Naxals 08/24
ibnlive.in.com Chg: Naxal arms dump unearthed, ammunition seized 08/24
dnaindia.com Chattisgarh: Naxal arms dump unearthed, ammunition seized 08/24
ibnlive.in.com Top Maoist arrested 08/23
sanhati.com Aug 23: Bastar is set to be the most militarised zone in the entire country 08/23
dnaindia.com China planned transit route for Naxals, claims book on Kanu Sanyal 08/22
bombaynews.net Dont copy us Mao had told Indian Maoists 08/22
ibnlive.in.com China planned transit route for Naxals, claims book on Sanyal 08/22
dnaindia.com With receding monsoon, Centre plans major Maoist offensive 08/21
ibnlive.in.com Four Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh 08/21
timesofindia.indiatimes.com Maharashtra announces Rs 1 crore bounty for Maoist chief 08/21
bombaynews.net Peaceful ballotting in Bihar assembly by-polls 08/21
dnaindia.com Maoists look for new bases in Kerala, Karnataka 08/21
bombaynews.net Moderate voting in Bihar by-polls 08/21
ibnlive.in.com Chg farmers form co-operative committee for milk, dairy biz 08/20
rediff.com Chhattisgarh: Constable killed in encounter with Naxals 08/20
ibnlive.in.com Maha govt to reserve 5 pc police jobs for policemen's children 08/20
telegraphindia.com Plan for cell towers in Naxalite zones 08/20
ibnlive.in.com Three Cobra jawans injured in encounter with Naxals 08/19