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.
Elections 2019: Tale of 2 neighbouring state battling extremism in red corridor and its impact
As elections approach, extremism in Bihar and ...
Why Maoist-hit Gumla of Jharkhand is thankful for demonetisation
Along with aggressive counter-insurgency operations, demonetisation broke th...
Elections in Red Corridor: A ground report
In Naxal-hit Bastar, not a single vote was cast in 53 of 2,859 polling booths in 2013 assembly elections. The state is deploying unprecedent...
View: How secure will India be in 2020?
While 2019 saw a lot of activities with regard to national security, Balakot strike, abrogation of Art 370, administrative reorganisation of erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir into two Union territories (UTs) and appointment of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), extrapolating the trends can help in anticipating some strategic and security challenges.
14 Naxals killed near Sukma in Chhattisgarh
The gunbattle took place this morning in a forest area in south Sukma, around 500 km from Raipur
Once a Red Corridor, Jharkhand hamlet is now set for green drive
The East Singhbhum district police and Tata Steel Rural Development Society (TSRDS) have come together to start a green revolution in this remote village.
States get ready to target leadership of Maoist outfits
States identified district, regional and central committee commanders during a review meeting home secretary Rajiv Gauba held recently.
New Anti-Maoist strategy delivers results, Red Corridor shrinks to 58 districts
While 75 districts across nine states reported violent attacks by Naxals in 2015, the number came down to 67 in 2016 and dropped to 58 in 2017.
Maoists behind half of all terror deaths last year: GTI
The report said India has the lowest rate of deaths per attack among the 10 most affected countries even as the number of attacks was relatively higher.
Maoist problem continues to be a matter of concern: Rajnath Singh
Singh said the Maoist scenario remains a concern for internal security of the country even though it has exhibited a significant improvement over the years.
CRPF destroys Naxals' bid to create red corridor: DG
Mishra said this while addressing the troops during his farewell parade at the forces' camp in Kadarpur area here.
Rajnath Singh wants BJP in full red corridor
The BJP's hope of forming the government in Bihar and Jharkhand is shared by the Union home ministry, albeit for a strategic reason.
Fight within DoT delays crucial project in Red corridor
Security agencies have urged the authorities concerned to speed up phone connectivity at nearly 2,200 locations across nine states.
PMO may intervene in telecom project in Naxal-infested 'Red Corridor'
The proposal for setting up of over 2,200 telecom towers in nine Naxal-affected states, forming the 'Red Corridor', received the union cabinet's nod on June 4 last.
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