Security stepped up in Bastar in view of Naxals' 'martyrdom week'

Security in the Naxal-affected Bastar region of Chhattisgarh has been intensified in the view of a call given by Maoists to observe a 'martyrdom week' from tomorrow, police said on Monday.

Maoists protest new Nepal Constitution, nearly 250 arrested

Nearly 250 hardline Maoists were on Friday arrested in Nepal as they torched vehicles and forced schools and shops to shut down in a nationwide strike against the drafting of a new Constitution and a deal between India and China to boost border trade through Lipu-Lekh Pass.

Maoists protest new Nepal Constitution, nearly 200 arrested

 Nearly 200 hardline Maoists were on Friday arrested in Nepal as they torched vehicles and forced schools and shops to shut down in a nationwide strike against the drafting of a new Constitution and a deal between India and China to boost border trade through Lipu-Lekh Pass.

Maoists enforce shut down in Nepal against new Constitution

At least 75 activists of a Maoist faction in Nepal were on Friday arrested as they forced schools, public transport and markets to shut down in a nationwide strike called against the drafting of a new Constitution and an agreement between India and China to boost border trade through Lipu-Lekh Pass.

Madras High Court rejects bail plea of three suspected Maoists

The Madras High Court today dismissed bail pleas of two suspected Maoists arrested in connection with alleged arms training conducted at Murugamalai in Theni district in 2007.

Jharkhand ​govt announces reward on Maoists, militants

The Jharkhand government on Tuesday announced a combined reward of Rs 8.69 crore on the heads of 73 absconding Maoists and militants of the People's Liberation Front of India.

11 thrashed in 'people's court' held by Maoists

Maoists in Malkangiri district of Odisha held a 'people's court' wherein they thrashed 11 people for being police informers.

Maoists attack bridge construction site in Bihar; 9 injured

A group of Maoist ultras attacked a bridge construction site in Banka district, thrashing workers, shooting indiscriminately and torching vehicles stationed there during the wee hours on Monday.

Bihar: Maoists attack bridge construction site, 9 injured

 A group of Maoist ultras attacked a bridge construction site in Banka district, thrashing workers, shooting indiscriminately and torching vehicles stationed there during the wee hours on Monday.

Two Maoists arrested in Lakhisarai

Two suspected Maoists were today arrested from a hilly and forested area in Bihar's naxal- affected Lakhisarai district.

Judicial custody of 5 Maoists extended in TN

The judicial custody of five Maoists, lodged in the Central jail here, was today extended till July 22 by a court.

Raman Singh condemns killing of police officers by Maoists in Chhattisgarh

 Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday condemned the killing of four police officers by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur area saying that the main aim of the Naxalites is to spread terror.

Kerala man remanded to custody for alleged Maoist links

A local court here Tuesday remanded a 61-year-old man to one-month judicial custody for alleged links with Maoists.

Cabinet Secretary reviews Maoist situation in the country

Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha on Friday reviewed the situation in Left Wing Extremism-hit areas in the country and directed that all ongoing development projects should be completed on priority.

12 IEDs defused in Bihar

Twelve improvised explosive devices (IEDs), which were recovered from a lodge here, were on Friday defused, an official said. Police suspect that the explosives belong to Maoists.

Maoist forces strike in Jharkhand, blow up govt buildings

Maoist forces struck in Chainpur in the Giridih region of Jharkhand on Friday morning, blowing up three government buildings.

Transit Naxal camp busted in Chhattisgarh, explosive material recovered

Security forces have busted a transit Naxal camp following a fierce gun-battle with ultras and recovered a cache of materials used in making explosives in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Kondagaon district, police said on Thursday.

Naxal arrested in Karimnagar district of Telangana

A Naxal 'deputy commander' was on Friday arrested from Husnabad mandal in Karimnagar district, police said.

Maoists allege torture by police while questioning

 Maoists, who were arrested two months ago from the city outskirts, on Thursday alleged that they were being tortured by Kerala police while in their custody and wanted to confess certain things, by threatening of dire consequences.

Three Maoists arrested in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district

A husband and wife couple were among three Maoists arrested on Sunday from separate places in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district with police saying all three were carrying rewards on their head.