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Two CRPF commandos, one Naxal killed in encounter at Chhattisgarh's Bijapur; gunfight occurred after forces busted Maoist camp
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Two CRPF commandos, one Naxal killed in encounter at Chhattisgarh's Bijapur; gunfight occurred after forces busted Maoist camp

On Monday morning, a patrolling team busted a Maoist camp near Irapalli and was advancing through the area when it came under fire from Naxals.

From Shiva to upcoming film on George Reddy, tracing origin of films on student politics in Telugu cinema
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From Shiva to upcoming film on George Reddy, tracing origin of films on student politics in Telugu cinema

Jeevan Reddy’s film on George Reddy makes one wonder if it can capture the imagination of the audience who have shied away from such films for a while now.

CRPF jawan killed in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur; officials suspect some Maoists also died in attack
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CRPF jawan killed in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur; officials suspect some Maoists also died in attack

A CRPF jawan was killed in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district on Thursday, police said.

28 Naxals, including four with bounty on their heads, surrender in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, say police
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28 Naxals, including four with bounty on their heads, surrender in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, say police

Twenty-eight Naxals, including four with rewards on their heads, surrendered on Sunday in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, a senior police official said.

'Throw out the opportunist, fraud polling parties': Ahead of Chitrakot bypolls, Maoists nail warnings on trees for Bastar villagers
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'Throw out the opportunist, fraud polling parties': Ahead of Chitrakot bypolls, Maoists nail warnings on trees for Bastar villagers

Chitrakot Assembly bypolls: The Bastar police has claimed that the Darbha Committee of the CPI (Maoist) even put a wooden plank at village panchayat office at Toynar with a handwritten note asking villagers: 'Throw out the opportunist, fraud polling parties'

Govt plans national centre to coordinate ops against LWEs; first time since 1989, incidents of Maoist violence below 500
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Govt plans national centre to coordinate ops against LWEs; first time since 1989, incidents of Maoist violence below 500

The Central Government is planning to create a National Coordination Centre (NCC) which will function as a databank on Maoists' core strongholds and cadres, and act as a synergy point for intelligence gathering and anti-Maoist operations

Chhattisgarh security forces recover IED targeting police station from Sukma district; explosive defused
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Chhattisgarh security forces recover IED targeting police station from Sukma district; explosive defused

Security forces in Chhattisgarh on Saturday thwarted a possible Naxal attack when they recovered a powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted along the main road in Sukma district.

Dantewada By-Election Results 2019: Congress candidate ahead in Assembly bypoll count by 2,778 votes
Politics

Dantewada By-Election Results 2019: Congress candidate ahead in Assembly bypoll count by 2,778 votes

The Congress candidate was leading by a margin of 2,778 votes in the Dantewada assembly bypoll where counting was taken up on Friday morning.

Maoist commander who helped plan 2017 Sukma attack on CRPF jawans surrenders before Chhattisgarh Police
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Maoist commander who helped plan 2017 Sukma attack on CRPF jawans surrenders before Chhattisgarh Police

Sudhir Korsa aka Prakash, a Maoist platoon commander, who was a part of the dreaded Battalion-1 of the banned CPI (Maoist), and who helped plan the 2017 Sukma attack on CRPF jawans, surrendered before the Chhattisgarh Police in Bijapur district on Wednesday

Six Naxals killed in Chhattisgarh's Sukma, Bijapur, Dantewada districts after three separate encounters in last 24 hours
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Six Naxals killed in Chhattisgarh's Sukma, Bijapur, Dantewada districts after three separate encounters in last 24 hours

Six Naxals were killed in three separate encounters with the police in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region on Friday night and Saturday, officials said.

2009 Naxal attack in Rajnandgaon: Chhattisgarh govt orders judicial probe, unveils statue commemorating slain personnel
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2009 Naxal attack in Rajnandgaon: Chhattisgarh govt orders judicial probe, unveils statue commemorating slain personnel

The Chhattisgarh government has decided to conduct a judicial probe into the Naxal attack in Rajnandagon district in 2009 wherein the then superintendent of police Vinod Choubey and 29 other policemen were killed.

Naveen Patnaik asks Centre to waive deployment charge of Central forces in insurgency-hit areas, says LWE is ‘critical’ internal security challenge
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Naveen Patnaik asks Centre to waive deployment charge of Central forces in insurgency-hit areas, says LWE is ‘critical’ internal security challenge

Naxal insurgency is the most critical internal security challenge, Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik said on Monday and demanded the waiver of deployment charge of Central forces in the LWE-affected areas.

Kamal Nath urges Centre to provide 4G mobile connectivity in Madhya Pradesh's Naxal-affected Balaghat, Mandla
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Kamal Nath urges Centre to provide 4G mobile connectivity in Madhya Pradesh's Naxal-affected Balaghat, Mandla

Kamal Nath urged the Centre to provide 4G mobile connectivity in two Naxal-affected districts of the state for better sharing and collection of information.

Naxal leader carrying Rs 8 lakh bounty surrenders in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada; police official says insurgent was deputy commander of platoon
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Naxal leader carrying Rs 8 lakh bounty surrenders in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada; police official says insurgent was deputy commander of platoon

Muchaki Budra, a Naxal deputy commander, who was carrying a reward of Rs 8 lakhs on his head surrendered before the security forces here on Sunday.

Five naxals surrender before police in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division; three of them carried bounties on their heads
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Five naxals surrender before police in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division; three of them carried bounties on their heads

Five naxals, three of them carrying cash rewards on their heads, surrendered in Chhattisgarh's Bastar division on Thursday, police said.

Security forces gun down Naxal in Odisha's Kalahandi district, seize huge cache of explosives
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Security forces gun down Naxal in Odisha's Kalahandi district, seize huge cache of explosives

One Naxal was gunned down, while several others were injured in an encounter with the security forces in Odisha's Kalahandi district, police said on Thursday

Surrendered women Naxals participate in Independence Day parade at Chhattisgarh's Maoist-affected Dantewada
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Surrendered women Naxals participate in Independence Day parade at Chhattisgarh's Maoist-affected Dantewada

Naxals oppose national festivals like Republic Day and Independence Day, and hoist black flags as a mark of protest against the Indian State

Four arrested in Dibrugarh for alleged links with ULFA; Naxal literature, mobile phones seized
India

Four arrested in Dibrugarh for alleged links with ULFA; Naxal literature, mobile phones seized

The police on Wednesday apprehended four people including two women for their alleged links with the United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA) in Dibrugarh.

Gautam Navlakha, Naxal groups were in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen, Kashmiri separatists, Pune Police tells Bombay HC
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Gautam Navlakha, Naxal groups were in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen, Kashmiri separatists, Pune Police tells Bombay HC

Activist Gautam Navlakha and the Naxal groups he was associated with were in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen and Kashmiri separatist leaders, Pune Police claimed

MHA reviews security in six Naxal-affected states, says there is ‘consistent’ decline in incidents of LWE violence since 2014
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MHA reviews security in six Naxal-affected states, says there is ‘consistent’ decline in incidents of LWE violence since 2014

The Centre on Tuesday reviewed the security situation in Naxal-affected states where the extremists continue to carry out subversive activities very often, officials said.