Security intensified in Maoist-hit Odisha districts

 Security has been beefed up and combing operation intensified in Maoist-hit southern Odisha districts in view of the Naxalites deciding to observe 'Martyr's Week' from Tuesday.

Bodies of two Maoists recovered from Odisha forest

 Security personnel on Monday recovered the bodies of two Maoists from a forest in Odisha after an overnight gun battle with the rebels, police said.

Police bust Maoist urban support network in Chhattisgarh

The Chhattisgarh police on Saturday claimed to have busted an alleged Maoist urban support network, with the arrest of five people including a Raipur-based scrap businessman, from separate places.

Senior Maoist leader shot dead in Jharkhand

A Maoist leader, who was carrying a reward of Rs 15 lakh on his head, was today shot dead in an encounter with police, while another was arrested in this district.

Kerala: Maoist taken to Kozhikode in connection with case

Anoop, one of the five Maoists detained under NSA, was on Monday taken from the central prison here to Kozhikode in Kerala to be produced in a court there in connection with a case.

CPI-M says truth should come out on Kishenji killing

The CPI-M on Sunday demanded an explanation from the Mamata Banerjee government about the death of Kishenji after the chief minister's nephew Abhishek Banerjee claimed that the government had killed the top Maoist leader in 2011.

Hardcore Maoist arrested in Bihar's Munger district

A hardcore Maoist ultra was on Sunday arrested in Munger district on the charge of plotting violent activities in the district.

Three hardcore Maoists held in Bihar

Bihar police on Sunday arrested three hardcore Maoists from Gaya, Nawada and Munger districts, police said.

Maoist leader Kishenji "killed" by Mamata govt: Congress MP Abhishek

Trinamool Congress MP Abhishek Banerjee has sparked a fresh controversy after he claimed that dreaded Maoist leader Kishenji had been "killed" by the government headed by his aunt Mamata Banerjee in 2011, evoking strong reaction from parties and rights activists.

Hardcore Maoist nabbed in Bihar

An alleged Maoist ultra was on Saturday nabbed by a joint team of CRPF and Bihar police in Naxal-hit Jamui district.

Mamata government killed Kishenji: Abhishek Banerjee

Triggering a fresh controversy, Trinamool Congress member of parliament Abhishek Banerjee on Friday said the government headed by his aunt Mamata Banerjee killed Communist Party of India (Maoist) leader Koteswar Rao alias Kishenji.

Naxals kill 4 abducted policemen after 'Jan Adalat' in jungles of Chhattisgarh

Yet another bloody chapter was added to the fight between the government and Naxals in the jungles of Chhattisgarh after the outlawed ultras have killed four policemen they had abducted on July 13 from Kutru in Bijapur district.

Maoist operative held in Bihar's Naxal-hit Sheohar

A Maoist operative was arrested on Sunday from a village under Tariyani police station area in Bihar's Naxal-hit Sheohar district, a police officer said.

Chhattisgharh woman Maoist held in Odisha, associate dies

A Chhattishgarh-based woman Maoist was on Saturday arrested by Odisha Police while her associate, who was briefly detained by the police allegedly committed suicide fearing attack by ultras, a senior police officer said.

Over 12 can bombs recovered from Kankarbagh lodge, Maoist hands suspected

Police on Thursday night recovered more than 12 can bombs from a private lodge in Kankarbagh area.

AP: Huge cache of Maoist dump seized; four held

A huge cache of detonators and gelatin sticks were on Wednesday seized and four persons arrested in this connection in East Godavari district, police said.

Maoist commander killed by colleagues in Chhattisgarh: Police

A Maoist commander was allegedly killed by his colleagues in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district due to a reported rift in Maoist ranks in Bastar region of the neighboring Telangana state, a police official said here on Sunday.

Suspected Maoist absconding for 23 years arrested in Bihar

In a major catch, a suspected veteran Maoist, who is accused in several cases of violence and absconding since 1992, was arrested from Patna rural district area today.

Achuthanandan hits out at Mani using biblical quotes

Veteran Marxist leader VS Achuthanandan, an atheist, today quoted the Holy Bible in the state Assembly while launching a scathing attack on Finance Minister KM Mani, a die-hard Catholic, for his alleged involvement in bar bribery scam.

Maoists torch eight tractors at brick kiln unit in Bihar

Armed Maoists on Tuesday torched eight tractors at a brick kiln unit in a village within the Baligaon police station limits in Bihar's Vaishali district, a police officer said.