25 May 2015
Gaya (Bihar): Heavily armed Maoists torched 32 vehicles, including tankers and containers, on the Grand Trunk Road in Gaya district on the first day of the two-day Bihar and Jharkhand bandh called by the extremists against the killing of their woman leader.
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".
23 May 2015
Kochi: In a remark that may kick up a debate in the country, the Congress on Saturday agreed with the Kerala High Court ruling that being a Maoist is not a crime. The Congress, however, defended the party-ruled Kerala government's recent actions against the Left-wing extremists, saying they were arrested as they had been indulging in "criminal offences".
22 May 2015
Kochi: In a significant ruling, the Kerala High Court on Friday said that being a Maoist is not a crime and police can not detain a person merely because he is a Maoist. "Being a Maoist is of no crime, though the political ideology of Maoists would not synchronise with our constitutional polity. It is a basic human right to think in terms of human aspirations," it said.
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.
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.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: The National Security Guard (NSG) cover of Raman Singh, the Chief Minister of naxal violence-hit Chhattisgarh, and RJD chief Lalu Prasad has been withdrawn and replaced with the personnel of Central Reserve Police Force.
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.