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Fear of Naxal disturbances in Sept keeps police on their toes

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 11:34

With the outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist) planning to create disturbances to mark its decade of formation this September, police is bracing up to counter any such move and make people aware about the "futility" of the rebel movements.

Six Naxals held in Chhattisgarh

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 13:52

Six Naxals have been arrested during separate search operations in the insurgency-hit areas of Chhattisgarh, police said Wednesday.

UN concerned over use of children as human shields by Maoists

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 12:11

The UN has expressed concern over the killing and maiming of children who continue to be recruited and used as human shields by Maoists in India and over the threat of sexual violence against girls within Naxalite ranks.

Bihar CM disagrees with Rajnath on Naxal strategy

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 16:28

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Saturday said that he disagreed with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh that no talks will be held with Maoists and a befitting reply given if attacked.

Wanted Maoist arrested in Gumla

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 14:51

A Maoist wanted in connection with the killing of five policemen, was arrested from a place near Rukhi Ghati in Gumla district, police said Tuesday.

Rs 50-cr central funds disbursed in 4 naxal-hit Maha districts

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 14:30

Maharashtra has received Rs 50 crore out of the total Rs 120 crore additional central assistance extended to four Naxal infested districts of Gadchiroli, Gondia, Chandrapur and Bhandara for year 2013-2014 and 2014-15.

Will take Maoists head on: Sushilkumar Shinde

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 18:00

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday warned that Centre will take the Naxals head on hours after the home-grown rebels carried out a major attack in Chhattisgarh`s Sukma district, killing at least 15 security personnel and one civilian.

Incidents of Maoist violence down: Sushilkumar Shinde

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 22:33

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Wednesday said incidents of Maoist violence had come down in the country in the past one-and-a-half to two years.

Huge cache of arms recovered during anti-Maoist operation

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 14:51

A huge haul of explosives, including five Improvised Explosive Devices and 70 hand grenades, were recovered during an anti-Maoist operation in Naxal-hit Munger district Tuesday.

Naxalism a serious threat: President Pranab Mukherjee

Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 18:27

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday termed the violent Naxal movement as a "serious threat" to the country`s peace and security and called upon security forces to effectively counter this challenge.

Confident of Congress winning Chhattisgarh polls: Jairam Ramesh

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 01:16

Rural Development MinisterJairam Ramesh on Sunday expressed confidence that the Congress Party will emerge victorious in the upcoming polls in Chhattisgarh.

Manmohan Singh to address DGPs/IGPs conference

Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 19:07

Pakistan-sponsored terror, infiltration and Naxal violence will dominate 3-day conference of top police officers of the country beginning November 21 and address by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.