14 Apr 2015
Bhubaneswar: In the wake of a series of Naxal attacks on securitymen in neighbouring Chhattisgarh, a high alert was on Tuesday sounded in Maoist-hit districts of Odisha, particularly in the southern region.
29 Dec 2014
Raipur: Four Naxals were on Monday arrested in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bastar division, police said.
07 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Government has decided to deploy an additional 11,000 paramilitary men for undertaking anti-Naxal operations in the worst Maoist-affected Bastar division of Chhattisgarh where red ultras recently carried out a deadly ambush and killed 14 CRPF personnel.
05 Mar 2014
Raipur: A magisterial probe has been ordered into an encounter that took place between security forces and Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district earlier this year.
24 Nov 2012
Seven Naxals, including three who were carrying reward on their heads, were arrested in a forest area in Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Friday.
30 Jan 2013
Naxal-infested Kanker district in Chhattisgarh has been selected by Centre for the prestigious award for successful implementation of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA), a top officer said on Wednesday.
11 Jan 2013
A two-member team of the National Commission for Women (NCW) visited the government-run residential school at Chhattisgarh's Kanker district on Thursday, for an on-the-spot investigation into the alleged sexual assault of minor inmates.
20 Mar 2014
Raipur: The process of filing nominations in the three Maoist-affected parliamentary constituencies of Rajnandgaon, Kanker and Mahasamund began on Wednesday.
03 Aug 2012
A Naxalite was on Thursday killed in an exchange of fire with security personnel after a joint team of BSF and police destroyed a Maoist camp in Kanker district of Chhattisgarh.
18 Jan 2013
Describing the recent rape of tribal girls in Kanker district in the state as "more heinous" than the Delhi gang rape incident, social activist Swami Agnivesh on Thursday said the reaction of the Governor and Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh was "inadequate".