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NHRC to Chhattisgarh: Pay Rs 5 lakhs in damages for custodial death

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 01:30

National Human Rights Commission on Friday directed Chhattisgarh government to pay Rs five lakh as monetary relief to the kin of a suspected Naxalite, who died due to alleged torture in police custody in Dantewada.

Naxal commander involved in 2013 Jiram valley attack arrested

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 15:25

Three Naxalites, including a senior level commander who was allegedly involved in last year`s deadly Jiram valley attack have been arrested in insurgency-hit Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Thursday.

Naxal held, tiffin bomb seized in Chattisgarh

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 19:52

A naxal who was the part of a Maoist squad allegedly planning to ambush security personnel in Dantewada district, was arrested today and a tiffin bomb recovered from his possession, police said.

Goods train derails after Naxals damage rail track in Chhattisgarh

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 22:25

Three wagons of a goods train and its engine got derailed after Naxals allegedly ruptured a railway track in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh, police said.

People will vote to punish Congress: Narendra Modi

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 22:55

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday said people will "punish" Congress in the Lok Sabha polls.

Naxal- Chronology

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 17:28

A chronology of Naxal attacks on security forces in the country in the past five years.

Six policemen killed in Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 13:50

In a tragic incident, six policemen were killed in Naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district on Friday.

Supreme Court grants bail to Soni Sori

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 14:48

The Supreme Court today granted bail to tribal teacher Soni Sori and journalist Lingaram Kodopi in a case lodged against them for allegedly receiving money from Essar Group on behalf of Maoists.

Naxals kill villager in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada district

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 18:56

A villager was killed allegedly by Naxals who suspected him to be a police informer in Maoist-hit Dantewada district of southern Chhattisgarh, police said on Friday.

NHRC seeks report on teachers beating students in Chhattisgarh

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 14:58

NHRC sought a report from the Chhattisgarh government over the alleged incident of teachers beating and rusticating some government school children.

NHRC seeks report from Dantewada authorities

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 14:27

National Human Rights Commission Tuesday sought a report from authorities in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh after teachers of a Navodaya Vidyalaya allegedly thrashed and rusticated some students after branding them as Naxalites.

Naxals focusing on strengthening cadre in Bastar

Last Updated: Thursday, December 26, 2013, 11:26

Naxals have focused more on strengthening their cadres instead of consolidating base in the Bastar region comprising seven districts of Kanker, Kondagaon, Bastar, Narayanpur, Bijapur, Dantewada and Sukma this year, according to experts.