Men ‘fearful’ of Maoists, police ‘desert’ Gadchiroli village
Outside every household and shop one can easily come across banners ostensibly put up by Maoists calling for a halt to construction of roads and culverts.
Gadchiroli blast: Questions raised on SDO Shailesh Kale’s request
“The SDPO ordered the police party to be sent immediately. What was the pre...
Terrorists in Kashmir, Maoists recruiting child warriors: UN Secretary-General
Guterres, however, also welcomed "the government's measures to...
Woman Maoist carrying Rs 1 lakh reward on her head surrenders
Ide Madi (23), who was active in Maoist activities, "decided to surrender as she realised the futility of violence", said Malkangiri Superintendent of Police, Jagmohan Meena.
5 Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Odisha
The encounter took place in a forest under Padua police station limits in the morning when personnel of the Special Operations Group (SOG) and District Voluntary Force (DVF) were conducting a combing operation in the area.
Furore erupts over WhatsApp spying exposé
On Thursday, IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad took to Twitter to reiterate the Centre’s concern at the breach of privacy of Indians, and said his ministry had sought an explanation from the app. WhatsApp has to reply by November 4. Home ministry officials aid attempts to 'malign the govt' for reported breach were misleading.
WhatsApp confirms Indian journalists and activists targeted in hack
Facebook's messaging platform alleged that the Israeli NSO Group targeted some 1,400 users. While WhatsApp declined to reveal the identities and exact number of those targeted for surveillance in India, its spokesperson confirmed that the it was aware of those targeted and had contacted each one of them. The NSO Group said it disputes the allegations and will vigorously fight them.
Development sets poll mood in these old ‘red corridor’ seats
Arrah and Jahanabad are among the eight constituencies of Bihar where polling will be held in the seventh and final phase of the general election on May 19.
CPI (Maoist) scouting for urban and intellectual youth to fill ranks
The CPI (Maoist) has failed to build its second-rung of leaders due to lack of educated youths in its ranks.
Lalgarh: In this former Maoist hotbed, TMC's new challenge is BJP
At Lalgarh's bustling tea stalls and markets, the discussion is about the challenge the TMC faces from the BJP in this erstwhile CPI(M) stronghold.
Bheema-Koregaon violence: Pune Police arrests Maoist sympathizers in muti-city raids
For a second time in five months, Pune Police on Tuesday raided alleged Maoist sympathizers across the country and detained several activist...
Irresponsible document, will never be implemented: Arun Jaitley on Congress manifesto
Jaitley contended if one went through details of the Congress manifesto, one would find lacunae and difficulties in implementing the ideas.
Five Maoists killed in encounter in Odisha: DGP
Two teams of SOG have been conducting a combing operation since Sunday and they spotted a group of Maoists in the jungle. After noticing the security personnel, the Maoists fired and the SOG jawans retaliated leading to the encounter, police said.
UPA-II sought action against 128 groups with ‘Maoist’ links
Although the Pune police did not reveal exact charges against each of the arrested activists.
BJP training manual says Maoism, forced conversion big threat to country
Among the economic challenges, it cites the social, economic and caste census of 2015 to say that a big part of the country's population is forced to live below the poverty line.
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