Naxalite

  • Subramanian Swamy terms AAP as a naxalite party 15-02-2014 10:46 PM

    BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said AAP is a "naxalite party" with no specific manifesto. "AAP is totally a naxalite party, it has no specific manifesto except for water, power, and other services," Swamy told reporters after delivering a lecture on 'Indian Economy: Present Crisis and Way Forward' organised...
  • 5 Naxals arrested by joint security forces 20-08-2013 12:15 PM

    Five Naxalites have been arrested with cache of arms and ammunition from Maoist-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Tuesday. "Acting upon specific information, a joint team of Border Security Force and local police nabbed the cadres from forests of Maspur village last evening," Kanker Deputy Superintendent of Police...
  • Naxal, 3 CAF jawans killed in cross-firing during combing operation 13-08-2013 03:43 PM

    Three Chhattigarh Armed Force (CAF) jawans and a Naxalite were killed in an encounter on Tuesday between the ultras and security personnel in Maoist-hit Narayanpur district. "The incident took place between the forests of Maharabeda and Kaushalnagar villages this afternoon," state Director General of Police (DGP) Ramniwas told PTI. Acting...
  • Naxals were looking for Karma to kill him, says Arunima, who covered the recent Chhattisgarh attack 03-06-2013 02:34 PM

    The Naxals were particularly looking for Mahendra Karma to kill him says CNN-IBN Correspondent Arunima who covered the recent Chhattisgarh attack. ...
  • IBN Newsroom Buzz: Sagarika Ghose on fallout of the Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh 27-05-2013 07:26 PM

    On Face the Nation tonight: CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses the issue of Naxalism in India and role of politicians and human rights activists around it. ...
  • Naxal attack: NIA to begin investigations 27-05-2013 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: National Investigation Agency's (NIA) teams are expected to reach Darba Ghati on Monday to begin their probe in the deadly Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh that killed 24 people and left 27 injured. What the NIA needs to probe now is why the Congress' rally route was changed at...
  • Chakravyuh has tried to look at Naxalism from 360 degrees: Prakash Jha 24-10-2012 02:40 PM

    Director Prakash Jha and actresses Esha Gupta and Anjali Patil speak about their latest film 'Chakravyuh, the film is set in the background of Naxalism. It also stars Abhay Deol, Arjun Rampal and Manoj Bajpai as leads. ...
  • FTN: Protests at Sri Sri's comments on Govt schools: Is Sri Sri being unfair to Govt schools?

    The spiritual leader said that government schools were a breeding ground for Naxals. Tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a...
  • Kishenji's mother to move HC over his killing 25-11-2011 12:36 PM

    New Delhi: The mother of Kishenji, the Maoist Who was killed on Thursday by joint forces in the outskirts of Jhargram, will file a petition in Calcutta High Court, demanding a judicial inquiry into the killing. The Magisterial inquest of the body has been conducted. Sources said that Kishenji's mother...
  • Book review: 'Hello, Bastar' 08-09-2011 11:14 AM

    This is a book ripe with promise. Rahul Pandita has done something few others have the dedication or courage to do: Spend time with Naxalites - somewhere along the Maharashtra-Chhattisgarh border - getting a glimpse into their lives and ways. Heady stuff. But don't let the adrenaline rush in just...
  • Six tribals killed by Maoists in Munger, Bihar 02-07-2011 08:50 AM

    Munger: In a pre-dawn strike, Maoists posing as CRFP personnel attacked a village in the district on Saturday, leaving six villagers dead. The heavily-armed rebels attacked Kareili village around 5 AM and shot dead the villagers including some tribals. While five villagers were killed on the spot, one succumbed to...
  • 'The Absent State' an insight of national inaction 19-05-2011 05:40 PM

    Contemporary journalists Neelesh Misra and Rahul Pandita, one fine day, decided to pursue the rigorous quest of reality. Travelled into the hearts of India's battle zones, and dug out the vulnerability that stopped the revenue collectors from frequenting those places since, wait, Akbar's reign. The remote corners of the country...
  • Train derailed in Dantewada, no casualty so far 23-09-2010 12:03 PM

    New Delhi: One bogie and engine of the Kirandul-Vishakhapatnam passenger train got derailed at Chhatisgarh's Naxal-affected Dantewada district on Thursday. The incident happened at around 0600 hours, 45 minutes after it left Kirandul railway station. It was approaching Bhansi railway station. No casualties have been reported yet. Additional police force...
  • Should the defence forces be brought in to fight the Maoists?

    In the worst-ever Maoist attack on security forces, 75 CRPF personnel and a local policeman were killed in the forests of Dantewada on Tuesday. On...
  • The Naxal threat: why is the movement gaining so many converts?

    Despite the possibility of a violent life and sudden death, young people are joining the movement, not turning away. ...
  • After Maoists, Govts start speaking in two tones 05-03-2010 10:41 AM

    Both sides seem to lack a clear strategy for dialogue. ...
  • Jharkhand CM's will to fight Naxals under cloud 23-01-2010 02:20 PM

    Jharkhand CM is seen as going soft on Naxalites. ...