05 Nov 2013
Ranchi: Effecting a major recovery of explosives in Naxal-hit areas, security forces have seized as many as 22 IEDs in the state.
28 Dec 2012
Observing that 19 out of 24 districts in Jharkhand are affected by Naxalism, Chief Minister Arjun Munda on Thursday made a strong pitch for granting a special status to the tribal state along with a central package to effectively deal with its various problems.
19 Feb 2013
The Home Ministry has convened a meeting of top police and civil officials of Maoist-affected states on Tuesday to review anti-Naxal operations and improve the efficacy of the strategies.
20 Jul 2012
A Maoist leader, who carried a reward of Rs 17 lakh on his head, was killed by security forces in Chatra district's Kunda forest, the police said on Friday.
04 Mar 2013
Overcoming fear for Maoists, people in the extremist-hit Latehar district are now looking up to the administration for support in enhancing their income through honey extraction.
02 Jan 2015
Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Friday attributed "administrative failure" as a major cause behind naxalism and assured to provide development-oriented schemes and good governance in the state.
06 Jun 2012
Two persons - a local BJP youth leader and a village head were dragged out of their homes and shot dead by the Maoists in West Singhbhum district, police said on Wednesday.
01 Mar 2012
A major accident was averted on Wednesday when a train passed safely on the tracks over the three underlying powerful bombs of 25 kilograms each.
30 May 2012
Three persons, including a deputy village head were shot dead by unidentified miscreants at Koinjara village, in naxal-affected Gumla district, the police said here.
10 Feb 2012
Describing Union Home Minister P Chidambaram’s letter to Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda as ‘politically motivated’, BJP state president Dineshanand Goswami on Thursday said naxalism is a socio-economic problem of the country which needs holistic approach thus, state government alone can’t be only blamed for failure in dealing with the menace.