Five Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

Five Maoists, carrying cash rewards on their heads, surrendered in the insurgency-hit Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Thursday.

Seven alleged Maoist cadres arrested in Dantewada district

Seven Maoists who were allegedly involved in torching heavy vehicles and attacking security personnel in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district early this month were arrested from the same region on Thursday, the police said.

Naxals raid 14 deposits of NMDC; set poclain machine on fire

A group of Naxals stormed into a mining area of state-run NMDC in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district and allegedly set a poclain machine on fire, police said on Thursday.

Another 18 Maoists surrender before cops in Chhattisgarh

The outlawed Maoist movement in Bastar region continues to lose its strength as 18 more ultras, including the hardcore cadre involved in last year's ghastly Jiram Valley attack on Congress leaders, surrendered in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Monday.

Chhattisgarh: 3 ultras surrender citing 'ill-treatment' by senior cadres

Three naxals, including a couple and a Maoist jan-militia commander, carrying rewards ranging from Rs 1-8 lakh for their arrest, surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region on Monday, police said.

Chhattisgarh: One Naxalite held, two others surrender in Dantewada

A naxalite was arrested while two hardcore Maoists surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district on Monday, police said.

Five-kg tiffin bomb unearthed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada

A five kilogram tiffin bomb hidden beneath the soil on a road was recovered on Saturday in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district, police said.

Chhattisgarh: 23 Maoists including a woman cadre surrenders

Twenty three Maoists, including a woman, surrendered in the South Bastar region on Wednesday, police said.

Naxal arrested in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district

 A Maoist was arrested today in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district.

CRPF hoists flag at 2010 Dantewada ambush site

CRPF, which lost 75 men in a deadly naxal ambush in Chhattisgarh`s Dantewada in 2010, unfurled the tri-colour at the same encounter spot as a mark of domination of the area on the occasion of the Independence Day.

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

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

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.

Goods train derails after Naxals damage rail track in Chhattisgarh

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

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

Naxal- Chronology

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

Supreme Court grants bail to Soni Sori

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

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 from Dantewada authorities

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

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.

Chhattisgarh polls NOTA: 3.15 per cent of total votes cast

It was Chhattisgarh that polled perhaps the largest number of `none of the above` (NOTA) votes to reject all candidates in recently concluded Assembly elections.