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When a policeman came face-to-face with Naxal sister during encounter in Sukma

It was a rare sight when a policeman in Chhattisgarh came face to face with his sister, who is a Naxal, during an encounter. The incident occurred in Sukma area of Chhattisgarh the police were engaged in a fierce gunbattle with group of Naxals.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:45 AM IST

Chhattisgarh cops learn 'Gondi' dialect to counter Naxalism

A dictionary for 'Gondi to Hindi' and 'Hindi to Gondi' translation is also being developed for the police.

Jun 18, 2019, 11:21 AM IST

Maoist hideout busted in Maharashtra's Gondia

Police have busted a Naxal hideout in Maharashtra's Gondia district and recovered a cache of explosives, a senior officer said Sunday, adding that a case has been registered in this regard against alleged Maoist activist Milind Teltumbde.

Jun 02, 2019, 22:28 PM 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

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Ahead of Amit Shah's Jharkhand rally, Naxals blow up BJP office in Khunti

Former Jharkhand CM and BJP leader Arjun Munda, who is contesting from Khunti in the Lok Sabha poll, functioned out of the Kharsawan BJP office that was blown up by Naxals.

May 03, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

Six naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

The Naxals were arrested by the police force near Kindrelpad village under Konta police station limits. 

May 02, 2019, 07:55 AM IST

Chhattisgarh: Two Naxals killed in encounter with District Reserve Guard in Dhanikarka

Polling in three constituencies of Chhattisgarh namely Rajnandgaon, Mahasamund and Kanker is being held in the second phase of Lok Sabha election on Thursday.

Apr 18, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

Snub to Naxals, Shamgiri in Bastar registers 77 per cent voting

Barring a few minor incidents, the overall polling in the Maoist-affected area was overall peaceful, the poll panel said.

Apr 11, 2019, 20:59 PM IST

Naxals blast BJP leader's house with dynamite in Bihar's Dumariya

A poster was put up on the destroyed house which demanded boycott of Lok Sabha election.

Mar 28, 2019, 09:23 AM IST

Four Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh

The encounter took place around 6 AM in a forest in the Chintalnar police station area.

Mar 26, 2019, 09:21 AM IST

Naxals blow up vehicle using IED in Chhattisgarh injuring 9

The Naxals blew up an SUV using Improvised explosive device (IED) in the district. The SUV was carrying villagers.

Mar 20, 2019, 22:22 PM IST

CRPF jawan donates blood to Naxal injured in encounter in Jharkhand

ASI Pankaj Sharma, Head Constable Bichitra Kumar Swain and Constable Birbahadur Yadav donated blood to help save her life.

Feb 17, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Maoist couple surrenders in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh police have called it a major breakthrough in anti-Naxal operations in the state and a ‘big success’, after a Maoist couple operating in the Maharashtra-Madhya Pradesh-Chhattisgarh (MMC) zone surrendered in Rajnandgaon district on Wednesday.

Feb 14, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

CRPF jawan donates blood to injured Naxal at Ranchi hospital

The naxal was injured during an exchange of fire with the troops of 209 Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA).

Feb 05, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

Top Naxal commander killed in encounter in Jharkhand's Dumka

Arms and ammunition have also been recovered from the encounter spot.

Jan 13, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

Maoists kill watchman over suspicion of being police informer, torch construction camp in Odisha

The deceased watchman was identified as Rabindra Mallick who was a resident of Malickpada village.

Jan 07, 2019, 08:32 AM IST

2 Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

After 40 minutes, another reinforcement party of DRG was launched. The Naxals fired upon the second party at around 4 pm.

Nov 25, 2018, 18:33 PM IST

Chhattisgarh polls: Naxals trying to spread fear among people but voters are enthusiastic, says CEC

The 90-member Chhattisgarh Assembly will go to polls in two phases - on November 12 and November 20 while the results will be announced on December 11. 

Nov 11, 2018, 19:35 PM IST

Top cop says Naxals in Dantewada had warned of harm, vows counter action

Special DG of anti-Naxal operations has said that the aim of the ambush was to target a road construction project and has nothing to do with upcoming polls in Chhattisgarh.

Oct 30, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

Congress calls Chhattisgarh government 'directionless', seeks CM Raman Singh's resignation

The comments came a day after Maoist guerillas fired upon a CRPF convoy in Chhattisgarh`s Bijapur, killing four and injuring two.

Oct 29, 2018, 09:39 AM IST