03 Aug 2016
Kathmandu: Nepal's parliament elected former Maoist rebel chief Prachanda, who led a decade-long insurgency that toppled a Hindu monarchy, as prime minister on Wednesday after predecessor KP Oli resigned rather than face defeat in a vote of no confidence.
16 Sep 2016
Bijnor: Three persons were shot dead and many injured during a fight which broke out after the incident of sexually harassing a girl in Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh.
05 Feb 2012
Few months after top Maoist leader Kishenji was killed in an encounter in Jungelmahal in West Bengal, the Home Ministry has started pulling out the anti-Maoist force Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) from the region in the wake of peace talks with rebels.
06 Dec 2014
Kathmandu: CPN-Maoist leader Prachanda on Saturday warned that it would not be possible to draft the new Nepal Constitution without consensus from all the political parties.
23 Feb 2015
Mumbai: A bandh was observed in Maharashtra after a call from the Left parties to protest the murder of veteran CPI leader Govind Pansare, with RPI(A) leader Ramdas Athawale seeking a CBI probe into the case.
29 May 2012
A Maoist leader, evading arrest for the past 20 years and carrying a cash reward of Rs 2 lakh, on Monday surrendered to police at the district collectorate here on Monday
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of VHP leader Ashok Singhal, whom he described as a 'force behind several noble deeds and social work', and said his demise was a 'deep personal loss' for him.
24 Nov 2014
Patna: A senior state BJP leader, Srikant Bharti was shot dead in Bihar's Siwan district, triggering violent protests on Monday by his supporters, police said. Bharti was killed by unidentified men late Sunday night when he was returning from a marriage party.
25 Apr 2014
Patna: A senior Rashtriya Janata Dal leader was shot dead on Friday in Bihar's Supaul district triggering violent protest by his supporters, police said.
16 Apr 2014
Tinsukia: A Youth Congress leader was allegedly shot dead by a police constable in Guijan police outpost in Tinsukia district of Assam, official sources said on Wednesday.