10 May 2015
Raipur: Maoists took 250 villagers hostage in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to neighbouring Dantewada but freed all the captives late on Saturday barring one who was beaten to death after being tried in a "people's court".
30 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Suspended Delhi University professor G N Saibaba, arrested for alleged Maoist links, was today granted temporary bail for three months by the Bombay High Court considering his deteriorating health condition.
09 May 2015
Raipur: A hostage situation is continuing since Friday night in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh where around 250 villagers were seized by Maoist rebels on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to neighbouring Dantewada.
09 May 2015
Dantewada: The first Prime Minister to visit this Maoist hotbed in three decades, Narendra Modi on Saturday asked Naxals to abjure gun and allow peace so that the macabre drama of death will end to pave the way for development.
16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Chhattisgarh unit of People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) has condemned the recent Maoist attacks on security forces that killed 14 personnel and injured several others.
13 Apr 2015
Raipur: A Border Security Force (BSF) jawan was killed in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, the third strike by the ultras since Saturday in the state.
05 May 2015
Raipur: A CRPF jawan was on Tuesday injured in a landmine blast triggered by suspected Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, police said.
12 Jun 2015
Raipur: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will take his 'battle' for the cause of farmers to tribal-dominated Chhattisgarh next week where he is likely to corner ruling BJP over several issues including displacement due to coal mining and compensation against land acquisition.
15 Jun 2015
Korba (Chhattisgarh): Pitching for forest rights of Tribals, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today attacked the Centre and the BJP government in Chhattisgarh, accusing them working 'just for two-three industrialists' and not passing on benefits of development to locals.
16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Special Task Force (STF) of Chhattisgarh Police, which lost seven personnel in an ambush last week, has come in for praise from the CRPF boss for undertaking independent operations "more often" to check the Maoist menace in the state.