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.
20 Mar 2014
Raipur: The process of filing nominations in the three Maoist-affected parliamentary constituencies of Rajnandgaon, Kanker and Mahasamund began on Wednesday.
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.
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.
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 Aug 2013
Raipur: Five Naxalites have been arrested with cache of arms and ammunition from Maoist-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh, police said on Tuesday.
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".
10 Jan 2013
The Chhattisgarh government on Wednesday rejected the opposition Congress's allegation that one of the inmates of a government-run residential school for tribal girls in Kanker, who died few months back, was sexually assaulted.
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.