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'First COVID-19 and now Amphan': Farmers in coastal Odisha stare at an uncertain future as cyclone destroys crops, only means of livelihood
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'First COVID-19 and now Amphan': Farmers in coastal Odisha stare at an uncertain future as cyclone destroys crops, only means of livelihood

Cyclone Amphan made its landfall in the Sundarban area of West Bengal, but before that, on its way, it left destruction in hundreds of villages in Odisha's Balasore district

While Urban India struggles, tribals in Bastar follow strict self-isolation norms; villagers barricade roads to prevent spread of virus
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While Urban India struggles, tribals in Bastar follow strict self-isolation norms; villagers barricade roads to prevent spread of virus

Tribals in the seven districts of Bastar region in Chhattisgarh have voluntarily adopted measures to implement lockdown in their villages, without much of the state’s intervention, to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus

Two Naxals killed in separate encounters in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma, Narayanpur districts; one STF jawan injured
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Two Naxals killed in separate encounters in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma, Narayanpur districts; one STF jawan injured

Two Naxals were killed and a Special Task Force (STF) jawan was injured in separate encounters in Chhattisgarh's Sukma and Narayanpur districts on Wednesday, police said.

ITBP constable dead after fatally shooting five colleagues in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur; two injured
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ITBP constable dead after fatally shooting five colleagues in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur; two injured

One of the injured personnel succumbed to his injuries later, while Rahman was also killed in the incident, he said

4 Naxals held, 3 firearms seized amid polling process in Chhattisgarh; 80,000 security personnel guarding Maoist-hit Bastar
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4 Naxals held, 3 firearms seized amid polling process in Chhattisgarh; 80,000 security personnel guarding Maoist-hit Bastar

In the wee hours on Thursday, Naxals detonated an IED (improvised explosive device) in Narayanpur district, which comes under Bastar constituency, police said. No casualty was reported

Naxals shoot 28-year-old farmer in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon, accuse victim of being a police informant
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Naxals shoot 28-year-old farmer in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon, accuse victim of being a police informant

Naresh Salame, who the Naxals accused of being a police informant, was shot dead Saturday night by a group of Naxals in Belgaon village in Kohka police station limits.

Security forces on high alert in Chhatisgarh's Maoist hotbeds ahead of 'Naxal week' between 2-8 December
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Security forces on high alert in Chhatisgarh's Maoist hotbeds ahead of 'Naxal week' between 2-8 December

Ahead of Naxal week, patrolling has been intensified in the forested interiors of the seven districts of Bastar division, namely Dantewada, Bijapur, Bastar, Narayanpur, Kondagaon, Sukma and Kanker.

Chhattisgarh elections: Maoist hotbeds go to polls in phase one; officials hopeful of good turnout
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Chhattisgarh elections: Maoist hotbeds go to polls in phase one; officials hopeful of good turnout

Twelve of the 18 constituencies going to the polls in the first phase of the Chhattisgarh elections are located in the Maoist hotbed of Bastar, the biggest Maoist stronghold in the state.

Chhattisgarh Assembly election: Nomination process begins for first phase, Election Commission issues notification
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Chhattisgarh Assembly election: Nomination process begins for first phase, Election Commission issues notification

Chhattisgarh will have polls in two phases on 12 November and 20 November and votes will be counted on 11 December.

Four Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chattisgarh's Narayanpur; Insas, 303 rifles recovered
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Four Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chattisgarh's Narayanpur; Insas, 303 rifles recovered

Chattisgarh's Narayanpur SP Jitendra Shukla said the gunfight took place at around 2.30 pm in the Gumiyabeda village forest when a team of DRG was out on an anti-Maoist operation

Three alleged Naxal supporters arrested in Chhattisgarh for putting up posters in support of 'Martyrs' Week'
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Three alleged Naxal supporters arrested in Chhattisgarh for putting up posters in support of 'Martyrs' Week'

Three alleged Naxal supporters were on Friday arrested when they were putting up posters in support of the proscribed outfit's ‘Martyrs' Week’ in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district, police said.

Bastar development offensive: Once a Maoist territory, Chitaloor village leads war on pollution, uses solar power for irrigation
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Bastar development offensive: Once a Maoist territory, Chitaloor village leads war on pollution, uses solar power for irrigation

With village literacy rate at 37.2 percent, almost all the girls go to school in Chitaloor to increase its present female literacy rate, which is at a meagre 13.8 percent.

Banks are far and poor internet keeps banking further away from the people of Bastar
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Banks are far and poor internet keeps banking further away from the people of Bastar

Local businesses in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar division, affected by left-wing extremism, find it difficult to do transactions via banks or internet banking.

Pakistan resumes unprovoked firing along LoC in Kashmir hours after 'pleading' with BSF to stop gunfight
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Pakistan resumes unprovoked firing along LoC in Kashmir hours after 'pleading' with BSF to stop gunfight

The Pakistan Rangers again started unprovoked firing and shelling along the International Border (IB) in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday night

Naxals develop 'Rambo arrows', poop-laced rocket bombs as part of new IED armoury
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Naxals develop 'Rambo arrows', poop-laced rocket bombs as part of new IED armoury

The Naxals have developed "very lethal" ammunition like 'rambo arrows' as part of their new IED armoury to launch attacks on security forces

Chhattisgarh: Joint team of security forces arrest three Naxals in Narayanpur district
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Chhattisgarh: Joint team of security forces arrest three Naxals in Narayanpur district

Security forces have arrested three lower rung Naxals during two separate search operations in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district.

Chhattisgarh Police say IEDs pose big challenge in counter-insurgency operations
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Chhattisgarh Police say IEDs pose big challenge in counter-insurgency operations

1,232 IEDs have been recovered by security forces in different pockets of Bastar from 2010 to 30 June, this year

Police arrest five Naxals in Chhattisgarh, seize torches, revolvers from rebels
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Police arrest five Naxals in Chhattisgarh, seize torches, revolvers from rebels

Five naxals were Thursday arrested from two places in insurgency-hit Bastar division of Chhattisgarh, police said

Security forces clash with Naxals in Chhatisgarh; no casualties reported
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Security forces clash with Naxals in Chhatisgarh; no casualties reported

After receiving inputs about the movement of ultras, a joint team of Special Task Force and District Reserve Guard had laid an ambush.