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Sub zonal Naxal commander shot dead by CPI (M) extremists in Bihar

Communist Party of India (Maoist) is a banned Naxal organization and shot the sub zonal commander in a war of supremacy.

06 May 2019 11:46 AM

Mastermind of Maoist attack that killed BJP MLA last month shot dead

On April 18, 2 Naxals, allegedly involved in Mandavi's assassination, were killed in an encounter in the forests of Dhanikarka, police said.

02 May 2019 4:09 PM

For first time, polling takes place in Jharkhand's Jagodih

Jogadih is a small place about 30 kilometres away from Palamu district headquarters.

29 Apr 2019 1:11 PM

2 Naxals involved in killing of BJP MLA gunned down

Vargese, who was in charge of students’ wing of Malangir Area Committee, carried a bounty of Rs 5 lakh on his head.

19 Apr 2019 7:02 AM

3 Naxals, CRPF jawan killed in Jharkhand encounter

The encounter between the two sides took place around 6 am in the forests of Belbha Ghat area of the district.

15 Apr 2019 9:54 AM


CRPF jawan killed, another injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

The incident occurred a day after Naxals ambushed a team of security forces, killing 4 BSF personnel and injuring 2 others in Chhattisgarh.

05 Apr 2019 10:07 AM

Maoists kill BJP legislator’s uncle, torch 10 vehicles in Bihar’s Aurangabad

The deceased has been identified as Narendra Singh, uncle of BJP MLC Rajan Kumar Singh in Bihar.

31 Dec 2018 3:19 PM

Bail for five accused of naxal links

The ATS claimed that the accused were actively involved in promoting the Naxal ideology, and were targeting youngsters to join their outfit.

27 Dec 2018 7:00 AM

Naxal-hit village to industrial hub: Here's how Karli in Dantewada transformed

State govt opened a garment factory, Shakti – with the prime objective to hone skills of unemployed women and provide stable income.

24 Dec 2018 7:28 PM

11 Naxals held from 2 districts in Chhattisgarh

While seven Naxals were apprehended from Bijapur district, four others held in Narayanpur district.

19 Dec 2018 7:50 PM


In Naxal belt, faith in democracy lives on

In India’s Naxal heartland, a major exercise in democracy came through reasonably well on Monday, with people shedding fear to cast their ballots.

13 Nov 2018 1:12 AM

Naxal offences down by 20 per cent: Report

The report concluded that naxalism has reduced in last few years because of the serious efforts by the government and the forces.

01 Nov 2018 6:33 AM

PM Modi to hand out sops to Naxal-hit Bijapur

PM to visit district on Ambedkar’s b’day.

11 Apr 2018 2:39 AM

Centre sanctions Rs 1,000cr every yr for infested states

In order to get more funds to fight naxal threat, the government on April 5th appointed a committee to prepare a report.

07 Apr 2018 2:02 AM

Niti Aayog ‘in principle’ nod to Bastar development plan

The approval was also granted for sanctioning Rs 65 crore for expansion of telecom services and increasing connectivity in remote areas.

01 Feb 2018 2:42 AM


Security situation in J&K, LWE-hit states much better, says Rajnath Singh

The home minister said the overall security situation in the country had shown considerable improvement, an official statement said.

30 Dec 2017 7:18 AM

Two Naxals killed, three jawans injured

Hardcore Maoist Papa Rao’s gunwoman among 2 dead.

16 Dec 2017 12:20 AM

Naxal held, IED planted by maoists detected in Chhattisgarh

The patrolling team comprising Border Security Force (BSF) and local police spotted Gavde near Larchhora village forest.

26 Sep 2017 8:51 PM

1 naxal killed in encounter, CRPF jawan shoots self

A group of naxalites opened indiscriminate firing on a police patrol party around 6 am which the police promptly returned fire.

16 Sep 2017 3:00 AM

Sukma encounter: 1 more police jawan dies; toll climbs to 3

Two District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawans were earlier killed and many others sustained injuries in the gunbattle in Sukma's Chintagufa area.

25 Jun 2017 3:48 PM