Armed men attack Chhattisgarh church; set afire Bible, thrash pastor

Armed men attack Chhattisgarh church; set afire Bible, thrash pastor

 Two unidentified men armed with sharp-edged weapons barged into a church in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district and allegedly set ablaze a Bible and other articles besides thrashing the pastor and his pregnant wife, police said on Tuesday.

Big victory: 122 Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh

Big victory: 122 Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh

In what is seen a big victory in the fight against the red ultras, as many as 122 Maoists surrendered in Chhattisgarh on Saturday.

122 Naxals surrender before Chhattisgarh Police

As many as 122 Naxals, including 11 women, on Saturday surrendered before the police in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh.

Maoists call for 'Dandakaranya Bandh' on April 15

Maoists have given a call for 'Dandakaranya Bandh' on April 15, opposing the recent air-to-ground firing exercise carried out by the Indian Air Force (IAF) in Chhattisgarh's south Bastar region.

Nine Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh

Nine Naxals on Tuesday surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region, police said.

AYUSH Ministry launches song contest for Yoga day

The AYUSH Ministry has launched a song contest as part of the International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations on June 21 this year.

CRPF commando injured in anti-Naxal operation in Chhattisgarh

A CRPF commando sustained bullet injuries during an anti-Naxal operation in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Thursday.

Attack on AAP leader Soni Sori: Police says it wasn't acid

Attack on AAP leader Soni Sori: Police says it wasn't acid

A senior police official on Sunday said that the chemical rubbed on AAP leader Soni Sori's face was not acid.

Chhattisgarh: Maoist explode 5 IEDs, fire at CAF but none hurt

 Maoists detonated five serial IED blasts and fired indiscriminately at the team of CAF (Chhattisgarh Armed Force) but none was injured in insurgency-hit Bijapur district. The rebels exploded landmines between Bodli and Bhairamgarh under Bhairamgarh police station limits while a CAF's squad was patrolling in the region to ensure security to the Geedam-

23 Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh

Altogether 23 cadres, including 3 women, turned themselves in before senior police and administrative officials.

87-yr-old man shapes sports revolution in Bastar, Chhattisgarh

As the light dims quickly on a December evening, a National Highway whose number is hotly contested begins to go quiet. It’s barely 6 in the evening, but in Bastar, darkness brings silence.

Maoists kill, bury 4-year-old infront of mother in Chhattisgarh; school children protest

Maoists kill, bury 4-year-old infront of mother in Chhattisgarh; school children protest

School students take out rallies protesting against incident of Maoist beating 4 month old infant to death.

Naxalism issue will be considerably resolved in 3 years: Raman Singh

Substantial efforts have been made to tackle red menace in Chhattisgarh and Naxalism issue will be resolved considerably in the next three years, Chief Minister Raman Singh said Saturday.

Chhattisgarh landmine blast: Police jawan killed, another critical

A police jawan was on Wednesday killed and another personnel critically injured in a landmine blast triggered by Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, as the rebels struck on the first day of the Peoples' Liberation Guerrilla Army week observed by CPI (Maoist).

Women cops being trained in disposing IEDs to combat Naxals

The training centre transforms a police personnel into a commando in 45 days who can take on Naxalites in a rough terrain.

Upset with 'anti-people' acts, Maoist couple surrenders

 A Maoist couple carrying cash reward on their heads, today surrendered along with weapons here citing disappointment with the "anti-people" activities by the outlawed CPI (Maoist) in Bastar, police said.

Police seek to gain control in Bastar as Naxal unit weakens

With a key Maoist unit in Bastar plagued by infighting and killing of its senior leader, the police is leaving no stone unturned to gain control of the areas.

Woman naxalite killed in gun battle with police

A woman naxalite was shot dead in a fierce gun battle with security forces in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district during an operation which led to the rescue of some villagers held hostage by the ultras, police said today.

Haul of explosives recovered in Bastar

A huge haul of explosives weighing 1,750 kgs, suspected to be delivered to Naxals, was seized from two separate places in insurgency-hit Bastar district Friday, police said.

'Jan adalat'- new game plan of Naxals

After a brief lull, Chhattisgarh is witnessing an upsurge in Maoist-organised 'Jan Adalat' (people's court or Kangaroo court) where persons suspected to be loyal to the state are murdered in full public view.