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Naxals torch trucks, excavator near Essar's Dantewada plant

The trucks and excavators were engaged in collecting dust waste from Essar's iron ore beneficiation plant in Kirandul.

May 14, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

5W1H: Chhattisgarh deploys anti-Naxal women commando unit

A 30-member all women anti-Naxal commando unit called 'Danteshwari Ladake' has been deployed in Naxal-affected areas of Bastar and Dantewada. The unit includes 10 surrendered women Naxals. These women practice strict physical training and weapon training.

May 13, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

In a first, all-women anti-Naxal commando unit deployed in Bastar, Dantewada

The unit has been given the title of 'Danteshwari Fighters.' 

May 13, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Chhattisgarh: 2 Naxals killed in Dantewada encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

All security personnel are reported to be safe. The search operation has been intensified in the region. 

May 08, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Naxal commander gunned down by security forces in Chhattisgarh

Active as a commander of military platoon-24 of Maoists, the slain Naxal was carrying a bounty of Rs 8 lakh on his head.

May 02, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

Chhattisgarh: Naxal woman, involved in Mailwada landmine attack, held in Dantewada

The ultra has been identified as Kosi alias Mangli and has been carrying a bounty of Rs 5 lakh on her head.

May 01, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Dantewada attack: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel denies any security failure or conspiracy

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel condemned the Tuesday's Naxal attack in Dantewada, which killed BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and four others but denied any security failure."Had Bheema Mandavi listened to the police, he would be alive now. But he did not heed their advice sent the DRG force back."

Apr 10, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

Mortal remains of BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi brought to party office

The mortal remains of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Bhima Mandavi were brought to the party's office in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada on Wednesday. The MLA, his driver and 3 PSOS lost their lives in a Naxal attack in Dantewada on Tuesday. MLA Mandavi was travelling in the last vehicle of the convoy which was hit by IED blast. IED blast was followed by a round of firing by Naxals.

Apr 10, 2019, 14:36 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 8th April, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, December 7th, 2018. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Apr 09, 2019, 22:18 PM IST

Deshhit: Watch top 5 questions raised on important issues

This segment of Zee News brings top five news stories of the day. Watch this segment for top 5 news stories with details.

Apr 09, 2019, 21:18 PM IST

Dantewada attack: Top security official says BJP MLA was advised to avoid ill-fated route

DM Awasthi, Special DG (Anti-Naxal Operations) has said that BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi was told adequate security presence was not present on the route he was to take.

Apr 09, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

Elections in Dantewada: How ballot vs bullet makes for a tragic contest

Naxals make repeated attempts to make democracy bow down to violence but while their nefarious attempts have often resulted in innocent lives being snuffed out, have never managed to intimidate the power of elections.

Apr 09, 2019, 19:03 PM IST

BJP MLA, four others killed in Naxal attack on convoy in Dantewada

Naxals used an IED buried under the road to target the convoy.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

News Headlines: Watch top news stories of the day

In this segment of Zee News watch top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news headlines.

Dec 29, 2018, 07:24 AM IST

Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections 2018: Key constituencies

In the Assembly elections in 2018, Chhattisgarh is witnessing a three-way contest between the BJP, Congress and Mayawati-Ajit Jogi alliance.

Dec 07, 2018, 11:17 AM IST

IED blast in Dantewada amid voting for Chhattisgarh Assembly election’s first phase

Voting was underway in 18 Assembly constituencies in the first phase of the Chhattisgarh elections Monday during which an improvised explosive device (IED) was detonated by Naxals in Dantewada district.

Nov 12, 2018, 09:41 AM IST

4 civilians, one CISF jawan killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh

This was the third Naxal attack in 15 days in the poll-bound state.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:12 PM IST

Maoists carry out blast on bus in Dantewada, CISF jawan among 4 killed

At least two CISF personnel suffered injuries in the incident and were rushed to a nearby restaurant.

Nov 08, 2018, 13:39 PM IST

Family of cameraman, who was killed by Naxals, to get Rs 15 lakh; job for wife

Rs 15 lakh would be given to the family of the cameraman, who worked for the organisation owned by government’s Prasar Bharati.

Oct 30, 2018, 20:34 PM IST