Gun battle between security forces, Naxals in Jharkhand; 3 injured

Two days after fifteen security men and a civilian were killed in a deadly Maoist ambush in Chhattisgarh, yet another fierce gun battle between the security forces and Naxals was reported from Latehar district of Jharkhand on Thursday.

Police patrol escapes Maoist blast

A police patrol had a narrow escape today after its two vehicles passed barely seconds before Maoists triggered a blast on NH-75 in Latehar district.

Maoists in Jharkhand force builders to stop construction of a culvert

When the building contractors failed to oblige the extortion demands, a group of Maoists in Jharkhand forced a halt to the construction of a culvert.

Jharkhand DGP leads operation against Maoists

Jharkhand police chief Rajeev Kumar is leading an operation against the Maoists in the deep forests of Kumandih in Latehar district.

Hardcore Maoist arrested from Jharkhand’s Latehar district

The Jharkhand Police have arrested a hardcore Maoist from the Kendwahi village of Latehar district of the state.

Chautala meets slain CRPF SI`s family

Om Prakash Chautala met the family of CRPF sub-inspector Pradeep who was killed in a gunbattle with Maoists in Jharkhand`s Latehar district recently.

Bomb inside trooper`s body first such incident: Shinde

Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Thursday said the incident of Maoists cutting open the stomach of a trooper`s body to plant a bomb inside "has happened for the first time".

Maoists beat up women in Jharkhand: Police

A group of Maoists severely beat up two women and put a lock on their house after they failed to find a male member of their family at Bhaugadi-Patratu in Latehar district, police said Friday.

Police claim to have shot dead four naxalites in Latehar

The police on Saturday claimed to have shot dead four naxalites during an hour-long gun battle near Gurdag village in Latehar district.

Jharkhand: Two Maoists caught while planting landmines

Two Maoists were caught while allegedly planting landmines underneath a road bridge at Revet village in Latehar district, police sources said.

Nine Maoists killed in Jharkhand

The gunbattle took place in Jharkhand`s Latehar district early Friday.

Maoists release abducted Jharkhand official

The Maoists on Thursday released an official they abducted from Jharkhand`s Latehar district a day earlier, police said.

One killed as Maoists attack police jeep in Jharkhand

One person was killed when Maoist guerrillas ambushed a police jeep in Jharkhand`s Latehar district and fired at security personnel, police said on Thursday.