Maoists

  • Naxal attack: Union Home Secretary calls emergency meet 11-03-2014 06:17 PM

    In wake of the killing of 20 security personnel in a Naxal attack in Chhattigarh's Sukma, the Union Home Secretary has called an emergency meet on Tuesday evening. ...
  • FTP: DU Prof Saibaba Raided: Are Left sympathisers being branded as Naxals? 19-09-2013 11:50 PM

    Is GN Saibaba, the wheelchair-bound professor of English in one of the country's premier university, the new face of Naxalism? The Maharashtra Police raided the home of Delhi University professor Saibaba last week, alleging that he is an active member of the banned CPI-Maoist. ...
  • Will the Naxal attack bring Bihar govt, MHA on the same page on security? 13-06-2013 11:34 PM

    The Home Ministry and the Nitish Kumar government have almost always differed on the issue of Naxal violence. While the MHA wants the Bihar government to deal with the Naxals on a priority basis, Patna remains more focused on its development agenda. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 13-06-2013 11:06 PM

    Watch the top stories of the day on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey. ...
  • Naxal attack: Need to increase security inside trains, says ADGP 13-06-2013 10:20 PM

    Additional Director General of Police SK Bhardwaj has said the need of the hour is to increase security on board the trains travelling through Naxal-affected districts. ...
  • News 360: 3 dead in Naxal attack on Patna-bound train 13-06-2013 09:32 PM

    At least three people were killed when a group of nearly 100 suspected Naxals attacked the Dhanbad-Patna Intercity Express near Kundhar halt in Jamui district of Bihar on Thursday afternoon. ...
  • Naxal attack: Shinde says Dhanbad-Patna train safe, 3 dead 13-06-2013 07:48 PM

    Nearly 100 suspected Naxals opened fire on unsuspecting passengers aboard the Dhanbad-Patna Intercity Express near the Kundhar halt in Jamui district of Bihar on Thursday afternoon. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 29-05-2013 11:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Are liberal intellectuals guilty of romanticizing Maoists? 28-05-2013 11:44 PM

    Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has spoken out strongly against intellectuals who "romanticise Maoists". While admitting there is need for focused development in the tribal areas, he said there is no possibility of a dialogue with Maoists as they don't believe in Indian democracy. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-05-2013 11:41 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • FTN: There should not be any dialogue with Maoists: Jairam Ramesh 28-05-2013 11:39 PM

    Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has spoken out strongly against intellectuals who "romanticise Maoists". While admitting there is need for focused development in the tribal areas, he said there is no possibility of a dialogue with Maoists as they don't believe in Indian democracy. ...
  • The Last Word: What is the best way of fighting Naxalism? 28-05-2013 10:26 PM

    Karan Thapar discusses the question with a panel of experts. ...
  • News 360: MS Dhoni evades questions on IPL scandal at press meet 28-05-2013 10:12 PM

    India captain MS Dhoni chose to remain quiet when confronted with spot-fixing questions in a press conference here on Tuesday evening. ...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Home Ministry admits to security lapse 28-05-2013 05:04 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, MoS Home RPN Singh said the government did not want to politicise the issue and would only point fingers once the probe was over. ...
  • Time for talks with Maoists is over: RPN Singh 28-05-2013 01:18 PM

    Minister of State Home RPN Singh, while commenting on Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh said, "Strategy will be reviewed and now the time for talking is over. Chidambaram had asked for talks but no one came forward. They are definitely they are not interested in talking to government of India," he...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Raman Singh 27-05-2013 11:34 PM

    Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday admitted to security lapse that led to the killing of several Congress leaders in Jagdalpur district on May 25. Singh, however, said that there was no need to politicise the Naxal attack that claimed 28 lives. ...
  • News 360: NIA takes over the Chhattisgarh Naxal attack probe 27-05-2013 09:31 PM

    Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh said that there was no need to politicise the Naxal attack at Baster in Chhattisgarh that claimed 28 lives. However, the Chhattisgarh Chief Minister conceded there were delays in rushing reinforcements to the attack site. ...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: BJP accuses PM of playing the blame game 27-05-2013 04:59 PM

    BJP spokesperson Rajiv Pratap Rudy has accused the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is trying to make this a particular separate case. ...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Won't quit, says injured security personnel 27-05-2013 09:20 AM

    A security personnel injured in Saturday's Naxal attack in Bastar district in Chhattisgarh gave an account of the brutal killings. ...
  • Democratic forces needed to fight Naxal violence: Brinda Karat 26-05-2013 03:56 PM

    CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat said democratic forces are needed to fight Naxal violence. Naxals attacked Congress convoy on Saturday in Chhattisgarh, killing over 20 people, most of them Congress leaders and workers. ...
  • Centre should come up with a strategy to fight Naxalism: BJP 26-05-2013 03:48 PM

    BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad, while commenting on the Chhattisgarh Naxal attack, said there is a need for a collective decision to fight Naxalism. "The central government has to come up with a strategy to face the challenge put by the Naxals," he said. ...
  • Experts explain why Chhattisgarh is a Naxal stronghold 26-05-2013 03:38 PM

    Naxals on Saturday ambushed Congress' convoy in Chhattisgarh's Jagdalpur district, killing senior Congress leader Mahendra Karma, the man behind the anti-Naxal Salwa Judum, state Congress President Nand Kumar Patel and 19 others. ...
  • Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh most audacious attack: Advani 26-05-2013 02:31 PM

    BJP veteran leader condemned the Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh that killed many Congress leaders and said it is one of the most audacious attacks by Naxals. He also visited senior Congress leader VC Shukla, who was critically injured, in Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon. ...
  • Naxal attack: More than 80 bullets have been found in Karma's body 26-05-2013 02:27 PM

    Avdesh Mishra of ETV reports from ground zero where the Naxals attacked a Congress convoy and killed over 20 people on Saturday. ...
  • Watch: Shinde justifies police crackdown, compares anti-rape protesters to Maoists 24-12-2012 11:22 AM

    Home Minister Shinde said he cannot be expected to go meet the agitated protesters at India Gate or the Maoists. ...
  • Kishenji's death a cold blooded murder: Varavara Rao 01-12-2011 11:35 AM

    Maoist sympathiser Varavara Rao says the maoists are seeing unforeseen violence from the state's side. ...
  • Kishenji's funeral held in Andhra Pradesh 27-11-2011 09:49 PM

    Mamata Banerjee said the forces had to fire back at Kishenji, else 500 villagers would have lost their lives. ...