Maoism

  • Police arrest suspected Maoist 03-01-2014 06:08 PM

    A self-styled Maoist area commander was arrested on Friday in Aurangabad district. The Maoist, Sanjay Ram, was arrested during a police raid at Khaira village adjacent to a thermal power site of NTPC subsidiary, Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Ltd, Superintendent of Police Upendra Kumar Sharma said. A country-made pistol and...
  • Naxal attack: Condole the death of VC Shukla, NIA probing case, says Shinde 11-06-2013 08:28 PM

    Chhattisgarh Congress leader VC Shukla died on Tuesday after a two-week long battle against grievous injuries sustained during the vicious Naxal attack on May 25 in Bastar district. ...
  • Aruna Roy on Binayak Sen's release

    Rupashree's space |  Rupashree Nanda
    Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sanghatan founder, Ramon Magsaysay award winner and National Advisory Council member Aruna Roy welcomed the Supreme Court's order to grant bail to...

  • And we 'forgot' the Dantewada massacre

    Storm Chaser |  Mahima Sharma
    After all the hype over naxals abducting two government officials including Orissa's Malkangiri collector Vineel Krishna, reports come in that the Centre was not in...

  • Bihar alerts officials in Maoist-hit areas 19-02-2011 12:26 PM

    Patna: The Bihar government has asked top officials in the state's Maoist-hit districts to take all precautionary measures during their official visits to rural areas. It sounded an alert following the abduction of a collector of Orissa's Malkangiri district, official said in Patna on Saturday. "The government had made it...
  • Intellectuals should not support Maoists: WB Guv 23-01-2011 05:21 PM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan on Sunday said intellectuals should not support the Maoist ideology and actions. "We don't want intellectuals to support Maoist ideology and Maoist actions," Narayanan said on the sidelines of a programme celebrating the 114th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Kolkata. Asked...
  • Maoism or terrorism -- which is a bigger threat for India?

    In the worst-ever Maoist attack on security forces, 75 CRPF personnel and a local policeman were killed in the forests of Dantewada early this week....