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Category: Internal Conflicts :: Naxalism
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Maharashtra: Surrender policy for Naxals extended till August 2019 20.10.2017 Zee News : States
Terming it a successful weapon against the Naxals, the Maharashtra government has extended its policy facilitating surrender by the ultras for two years.
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State poised for economic growth 19.10.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
India The period between 3-5-2018 and 6-11-2018 will bring uncertainty. It will also see mishaps, earthquakes, violence and epidemics, besides a war-like situation. Individuals are likely to remain extremely tense and angered. Between May and October, there could be major flare ups in law and order. The period is crucial for internal as well as external security. Tensions in Kashmir, Northeastern states and Naxal-affected areas are likely. Religious conservative elements will become more powerful. Youth will become more vocal. Indian armed forces will gain strength with acquisition of advanced weaponery. Gujarat Elections Since the dates of elections have not been finalised, it is difficult to predict at this stage about the outcome of the elections. However, there are broad inferences about the key players in the war of votes. Opposition Congress party is well placed to make inroads into BJP bastions, provided it does not make any strategic blunders at crucial junctures. Stars are favourable for state's ...
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Bastar Police celebrates Diwali with villagers with fervour 19.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Bijapur (Chhattisgarh), Oct 19 : Chhattisgarh's Bastar Police yesterday celebrated the festival of lights, Diwali, in Naxal prone area with villagers and the security forces that are combating against Naxalism.
Militant shoots ex-Sarpanch, dies in scuffle with own men 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Hizbul militant, who shot dead a former village Sarpanch in Shopian district on Monday, died later in the day in a scuffle with his associates, police said.
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Identify ‘intruders’: Adityanath 16.10.2017 Hindu: National
As part of the Uttar Pradesh government’s efforts to maintain law and order during Deepavali, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has instructed officials to identify “intruders”, especially Bangladeshi ci...
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Trooper injured in gun battle with Maoists in Jharkhand 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A trooper was injured in an overnight gun battle with Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand's Latehar district, police said on Monday.
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Maoists facing 'difficult' phase as violence declines 53% in 6 years 16.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The Maoist movement in India appears to be facing its biggest challenge from a new quarter - ageing leadership
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ITBP raises maiden mechanised column for quick deployment at China border 15.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The force has about 30 border posts above the height of 15,000 feet and some 50 such posts above 12,000 feet
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Losing the city in cinema 13.10.2017 Hindu: Home
As Calcutta has slowly ebbed away, so has its once vivid portrayal in films
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Yogi in Gujarat: UP CM denounces Rahul Gandhi for critisising PM Narendra Modi 13.10.2017 India Today| Must Read
UP CM Yogi Adityanath visited several places in Gujarat and interacted with people. In one of his speeches he thrashed Rahul Gandhi for critisising PM Modi.
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Maha launches livelihood mission in naxal-affected Gadchiroli 13.10.2017 DNA: Opinion
In a bid to reach out to the tribal population and contain the naxal menace in Gadchiroli district, the Maharashtra government has launched an ambitious livelihood mission which focuses on providing jobs, strengthening physical infrastructure and helping locals to get remunerative prices for their agriculture produce. The minister of state for home (rural), Deepak Kesarkar, told DNA, "The livelihood mission aims to increase the household income through sustainable livelihood enhancements and improved access to financial and public services. The tribals are largely engaged in paddy farming who will be provided training to increase productivity, provide godowns to store their produce and also ensure the remunerative price. For other agri produce, the post-harvest chain is being developed so that they can tap various markets and earn more.'' Further, the tribals are also provided solar agricultural pumps. This apart, Kesarkar said adequate attention is being paid on further strengthening the road and ...
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Maoist carrying Rs 3 lakh reward arrested in Chhattisgarh 12.10.2017 Zee News : States
Warrants were since long pending against Sona in four Naxal-related incidents, including an attempt to murder, arson and loot
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Chhattisgarh: Two police personnel injured in IED blast 12.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) Oct 11 : Two police personnel were injured in improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Bijapur's Gangaloor area on Wednesday.
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Gurugram: 24 new officers inducted into CRPF, passing out parade held 12.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Gurugram (Haryana) , Oct 11 : The passing out parade of 48th batch of directly appointed gazetted officers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was held here at CRPF Academy on Wednesday.
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DeMo brought down terror attacks: Union Mins 12.10.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
The Narendra Modi government may be worried about economic slowdown and gloom over unemployment in the country, but Union Ministers Mahesh Sharma and Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore feel the government is a decisive one that works on national interest and its efforts will soon show results. Speaking at the 'Ministerial Conclave — The Growth Debate' organised by Zee Business — Union Minister of State for Culture, and Environment, forest and Climate Change, Sharma launched a sharp attack on the Congress saying that people had lost faith in the UPA government because of the policy paralysis, and now Modi has reinstated the trust. Defending Modi government's demonetization move and GST roll-out, Sharma said there should be a strong will to take decisions. "If there is an ailment, there has to be a bitter pill for that, even though it may take time to show results," Sharma said. He added that the Union Government has always had an open mind and been open to suggestions. Sharma also claimed that demonetization has ...
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Accountability, not armour plating 11.10.2017 Hindu: Opinion
We need a debate on police reforms
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Fear of ideas 11.10.2017 FrontLine: The Nation
The Sangh Parivar ideologue Dinanath Batra has demanded the removal of a poem by Paash, the revolutionary Punjabi poet, from an NCERT textbook, claiming it will “pollute” young minds. By ZIYA US SALAM
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RSS objects to Anuradha Gandhy memorial talk 11.10.2017 DNA: Top News
An annual affair for the past eight years, the Anuradha Ghandy Memorial Lecture might not see the light of day this year. An RSS-affiliated legal organisation has lodged a complaint with Mumbai police commissioner against the lecture that is held in the memory of the underground Maoist women's organiser Anuradha Ghandy, wife of well-known jailed Maoist Kobad Ghandy. The lecture has been dubbed as "urban front of armed militants groups". The complaint, lodged by the Legal rights Observatory (LRO) led by former RSS pracharak Vinay Joshi, alleged that Maoists were trying to afflict urban areas by their ideology using such over-ground activities. Sources told DNA that an intervention from the government was most likely expected as the complainants had apprised the Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC) of the matter and that the issue would be further escalated to the Home Secretary. "Such events and the ideology of violence that they represent are against the fabric of the nation. They must be stopped at any ...
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Fake currency oxygen for terrorism: Rajnath Singh 10.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said high quality fake currency acts as oxygen for terrorism and hailed the NIA for curbing the fake currency racket across the country.
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NIA will 'fully choke' terrorists of foreign funding: Rajnath 10.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said the NIA will "fully choke" terrorists and separatists of foreign funding to curb terrorism that he described as a "curse for the civilised society".
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