'Cops acted in self-defence': Pinarayi firmly backs police on Maoist encounter deaths

The CM advised the Opposition not to glorify the Maoists saying they are trying to undermine the state’s democratic culture and its efficient law and order system.

published on : 30th October 2019

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's wishlist to fight Naxals

Addressing the meeting, the Chief Minister sought the support of the Centre for early installation of mobile towers at 866 locations in Left Wing Extremism affected areas.

published on : 27th August 2019

Union Home Minister Amit Shah lauds Andhra, Telangana for handling Naxal threat

Jagan underscores need for intensifying patrolling in Andhra-Odisha borders and development in Naxal-hit areas 

published on : 27th August 2019

Over 100 Naxals arrested as protestors take to streets  

Even though Section 144 was imposed across Gundala Mandal, several leaders and workers belonging to the CPI-ML (New Democracy) party took to the streets of Khammam, Bhadradrikothagudem and Mahabubabad

published on : 2nd August 2019

Telangana High Court orders re-autopsy on slain Naxalite to check fake-encounter claim

The court directed the hospital’s superintendent to form a three-member team comprising senior medical jurists for the purpose and submit a detailed post-mortem report by August 5.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Brother of slain CRPF jawan wants to join security force to wipe out Naxals

Roshan Kumar from 195 battalion of CRPF was killed in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near Bodli in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada on Wednesday morning.

published on : 1st August 2019

UN chief Antonio Guterres 'appalled' over recruitment of children by Hizbul, Naxalites

In the 'Annual Report of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict', Guterres said children continued to be affected by incidents of violence between armed groups and the Government.

published on : 31st July 2019

Naxal violence down by 43 per cent in last five years

MoS Kishan Reddy said that government policy has resulted in consistent decline in violence and shrinkage in geographical spread of Left Wing Extremism.

published on : 24th July 2019

Andhra Pradesh government reconstitutes panel on Naxalite issue

Ministers of Home, Revenue, Tribal Welfare and Roads and Buildings departments were included in the committee.

published on : 16th July 2019

Karnataka police get custody of Varavara Rao in 2005 case

Earlier in the day, he was produced before the Additional Civil Judge and JMFC court in Pavagada town.

published on : 5th July 2019

27 Naxals arrested in Chhattisgarh's Bastar, Sukma districts 

They were members of Maoist front organisations like the Dandakarnya Adivasi Kisan Mazdoor Sangthan, jan militia and Chetna Natya Manch.

published on : 6th July 2018

Four Naxal supporters arrested in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district

A bag with ten gelatin rods, five electronic detonators, 10 non-electronic detonators, 10-meter cortex wire, a mobile handset, a couple of batteries, steel tiffin box and some explosives was recovered

published on : 23rd June 2018

CBFC seeks to cut scenes of Naxalite movement, ‘Direct Action Day’ riots from Kolkata documentary

The 56-minute Kalikshetra attempts to narrate the history of the city based on archaeological evidence and personal narratives of major events shaping the present of the city.

published on : 7th January 2018

Two landmines planted by Maoists unearthed, defused in Telangana

Police unearthed and defused two landmines planted by the banned CPI (Maoist) party  Naxalites  near Allubaka between Venkatapuram and Cherla on Monday.

published on : 6th November 2017