Naxals torch bus in Dantewada, none hurt

Naxals on Sunday set on fire a bus after asking its occupants to alight in Dantewada district.

Seven Maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh: Police

Seven Maoists have surrendered in insurgency hit Sukma district of Chhattisharh.

Insurgency has affected criminal justice system in Northeast: Rajnath Singh

Prolonged insurgency has affected the criminal justice system in Northeast with the rate of prosecution of criminals just five per cent in some states in the region as compared to the national figure of over 85 per cent, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Saturday.

Rajnath Singh to chair Northeast CMs meeting on July 11 in Guwahati

The Centre has convened a meeting of Chief Ministers of Northeastern states at Guwahati to discuss various issues, including strategy to deal with insurgents based in Myanmar.

Army fine tunes its anti-militancy and anti-infiltration grid in Kashmir

The changed face of militancy in the Kashmir Valley has led the Army to "completely review" its anti-infiltration and counter-insurgency strategies to tackle among other things the growing trend of youths, even educated ones, gravitating towards terror outfits.

Do counter insurgency operation with utmost discipline: Arunachal Governor

Arunachal Pradesh Governor Jyoti Prashad Rajkhowa has advised security forces to take special care of women, children and senior citizens during counter insurgency operation and do their work with utmost discipline.

More than 100 Baluch militants surrender in Pakistan

Over a hundred Baluch militants fighting against Pakistani forces in the separatist-insurgency wracked southwestern Baluchistan province have surrendered and pledged their allegiance to the country, officials said on Sunday.

People of Nagaland weary of insurgency: Jitendra Singh

Union Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said the people of Nagaland were weary of insurgency and their resolve for peace remains unshaken.

Centre strongly on path of peace and development in Northeast: Jitendra Singh

The Centre was strongly on the path of peace and its endeavour for it and development in the Northeast will not be hampered by insurgent activities, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Friday.

Mary Kom rubbishes media report, says she belongs to Manipur
Mary Kom rubbishes media report, says she belongs to Manipur

Olympic medallist woman boxer MC Mary Mom on Friday rubbished reports that she was contemplating leaving Manipur in the wake of rise in insurgency in her home state.

Bangladesh promises action against Indian insurgents

Bangladesh has promised firm action against insurgents from India`s northeastern states taking shelter in the country, an Indian official said here on Thursday.

Myanmar operation has changed mindset, says Manohar Parrikar

Days after India's offensive against militants along its eastern border stunned the world, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said that the action against insurgency has led to a change in the mindset of the full security scenario in the country.

Islamic State pushes back rival Syria insurgents near Turkey

Islamic State fighters advanced against rival insurgents in northern Syria on Sunday, capturing areas close to a border crossing with Turkey, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

Insurgents advance in areas around captured Syrian town: Monitor

Insurgents who captured the last government-held town in Syria`s Idlib province celebrated inside on Friday and made more advances in surrounding areas, in a further blow to the stretched army and allied militia.

Congress responsible for rise of insurgency in north-east: Rijiju

Blaming the Congress-led UPA government's "misgovernance, mistreatment and neglect" for the rise of insurgency in the north-east, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Friday appealed to the youth to shun violence and come back to the mainstream.

Naxals oppose Modi's Chhattisgarh visit, create disturbances

Naxals went on rampage in several parts of Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar region, damaging rail tracks on Kirandul-Visakhapatnam route and blocking roads, as a part of their bandh call opposing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the state today, police said.

Nitin Gadkari appeals to insurgents in Northeast to shun violence

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday appealed to the insurgent groups of the Northeast region to shun violence and join the mainstream.

Kurdish rebel leader set to announce Turkey peace plan

The jailed leader of Turkey`s Kurdish rebels is set Saturday to announce a new roadmap for peace as expectations grow of a breakthrough in efforts to end a three-decades insurgency that has claimed tens of thousands of lives.

Nigeria unrest causing `tremendous suffering`: UN official

Violence by Islamic extremists has led to staggering levels of misery and hardship in northeastern Nigeria, ranging from food shortages to families torn apart by relentless attacks, a top UN official said.

CRPF seeks tribals' support to thwart evil designs of Maoists

With an aim of countering the 'anti-developmental' propaganda of Maoists, the CRPF has devised a new strategy of putting up hoardings in local dialect to seek tribals' support in construction of a National Highway in Chhattisgarh's worst insurgency-hit Sukma district.