Naxalism

  • Watch: Chhattisgarh CM, HM pays tribute to Naxal attack martyrs 12-03-2014 10:59 AM

    A day after the Naxal attack in Chhatisgarh killed 15 security personnel and 1 civilian, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and Home Minister Sushil Kumar paid tribute to the martyrs. The Centre has also sent additional forces into the Naxal areas launching a massive combing operation. ...
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  • News 360: Naxals strike Chattisgarh again, 16 jawans killed 11-03-2014 08:34 PM

    Twenty security personnel lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday. There were 44 personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Police in the road opening party when it was attacked by over 200 heavily armed Naxals. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is an MNS-Shiv Sena-BJP alliance ever possible? 11-03-2014 07:36 PM

    All is well between the BJP and the Shiv Sena, it seems. Just days after BJP leader Nitin Gadkari met Raj Thackeray, the chief of MNS - Shiv Sena's rival - both BJP and Sena scrambled to portray a united front. The BJP was quick to calm the ruffled feathers....
  • 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. ...
  • Chhattisgarh: BJP, Congress war of words over Jhiram Ghati attack 09-11-2013 10:40 PM

    Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh hit back at the Congress saying that the NIA would prove who would benefit from the Jiram Ghati Naxal attack where Congress top leaders were killed. Singh added, "Let the NIA investigate the matter and reveal the details to public." ...
  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 03-07-2013 01:50 AM

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  • News 360: Naxals ambush police convoy and kill SP, 4 other policemen 02-07-2013 10:02 PM

    Naxals ambushed a police convoy in Jharkhand and killed the Pakur Superintendent of Police and 4 other policemen. The incident took place a month after the attack on Congress leaders in Sukma. ...
  • SP, 4 others killed in Naxal attack 02-07-2013 09:32 PM

    The SP of Pakur district and four others have been killed after their motorcade came under attack in jharkhand. ...
  • 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

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  • 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. ...
  • 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. ...
  • All-party meet called on June 10 to discuss Naxal problem 05-06-2013 10:14 PM

    The meeting called by the Centre on internal security on Wednesday into an all-out war between the Congress and the BJP. ...
  • Chhattisgarh: No evidence to prove involvement of Cong leaders in Naxal attack, says NIA 03-06-2013 12:40 PM

    Home Ministry sources have rubbished a newspaper report suggesting that the Bastar attack was a conspiracy hatched by certain Congressmen and executed by Naxals. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-05-2013 11:52 PM

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  • News 360: Srinivasan's position as BCCI chief becomes increasingly untenable 30-05-2013 09:50 PM

    BCCI chief N Srinivasan's position as the BCCI chief is becoming more and more untenable, as the numbers stack up against him. ...
  • Naxal attack: It's an open war between Congress, BJP in Chhattisgarh 30-05-2013 08:42 PM

    The Congress and the BJP have been trading charges ever since the gruesome Naxal attack that killed key Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh on May 25. ...
  • Salwa Judum was Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh's idea: Congress 30-05-2013 05:45 PM

    Congress leader Bhakta Charan Das said that slain party leader Mahendra Karma was not the founder of the Salwa Judum movement. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 29-05-2013 11:30 PM

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  • News 360: Pressure grows on BCCI chief N Srinivasan to quit 29-05-2013 09:15 PM

    Pressure is growing on the BCCI chief N Srinivasan to quit his post, at least pending the inquiry into the IPL betting and fixing scandal. ...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Families of victims mourn their loss 29-05-2013 11:53 AM

    The Naxals may have intended to target Congress leaders, but they knew their bloody attack would claim other lives. CNN-IBN's Arunima met the grieving families of two cousins - Manoj and Rajkumar - killed that fateful day only because local Congress leaders had borrowed their jeep. ...
  • 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

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  • 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. ...
  • Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Congress demands CM Raman Singh's resignation 28-05-2013 11:30 PM

    Heavily-armed Naxals had on Saturday ambushed a convoy of Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district, killng 28 people. ...
  • 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. ...